Madan Padaki is the Founder & CEO of 1Bridge, a village commerce network that delivers digital services & products, bridging access, choice & convenience gaps for rural consumers. He is also the Founder & Managing Trustee of Head Held High Foundation, a non-profit that aims to create abundance by transforming rural youth, and a Cofounder of Global Alliance for Mass Entrepreneurship (GAME), an alliance that catalyses all stakeholders to collaborate on igniting a mass entrepreneurship movement. A serial entrepreneur, Madan co-founded MeritTrac, India’s first skills assessment company that was acquired by Manipal Education. He currently serves as the Hon. President of TiE Bangalore, a non-profit global network of entrepreneurs, focussed on fostering an entrepreneurial ecosystem.