FOSTERING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION

Empowering startups to scale faster, creating a strong network of stakeholders and accelerating innovation for top corporates from around the world.

ABOUT T-HUB

T-Hub leads India’s pioneering innovation ecosystem that powers next-generation products and new business models. Since its incorporation in 2015, it has provided 1,100+ national and international startups access to better technology, talent, mentors, customers, corporations, investors and government agencies.

Our Vision

Enabling and empowering an ecosystem hungry for innovation.

We drive startups to scale up faster and create business value.
We elevate innovation for corporations and transform their business models for better.
We build a culture of innovation that keeps our partners ahead.

Pillars Of Our Innovation Ecosystem

We are accelerating innovation through holistic partnerships and building a sustainable startup ecosystem.

Thought Leadership

Creating thought leadership and connecting entrepreneurs, students and citizens to businesses that are changing the world. Our thought leadership guides Telangana and other state and central government organisations.

Government Support

Building India’s largest facility for innovation and entrepreneurship, backed by the Government of Telangana. We accelerate startup initiatives and connect governments across the globe to the most innovative technology entrepreneurs, enabling government agencies to service citizens and partners more effectively.

T-Hub incubated startups Banyan Nation and Sanshodhan E Waste Exchange signed MoU's with the Telangana Government for e-waste management.

Funding for Entrepreneurs

Helping entrepreneurs access funding through our vast network of investors. We enable investors to aim for high-yielding investment opportunities and accelerate deal flows, globally.

Landscape Enablement & Thoroughness

Breaking down silos to enable the essential elements of an innovation ecosystem to work with one another by removing all the friction points of collaboration. Thus, enabling the landscape to drive meaningful, measurable outcomes.

Critical Mass of Talent

Channelising employment and internship opportunities at innovative startups. We connect corporates and government bodies with rich and diverse talent pools.

Corporate Implementation

Creating a culture of innovation through the lens of our entrepreneurs. We help our corporate partners expand opportunities to develop new solutions, products and services, faster and cost effectively.


Regulatory Clarity

Charting clearly the regulations and regulatory framework laid out by the government so the intent of working with innovation ecosystem gets translated to action. Providing clarity on how various constituents of the innovation ecosystem can work together, along with the government.

OUR OFFICE

The 70,000 square feet T-Hub CatalysT building is an official landmark in Hyderabad. It has been home to over 300 startups since its inception, 52 of which have gone on to raise funds and register 36 patents and trademarks. The National Department of Science and Technology has recognised T-Hub as a business incubator, the first of its kind to receive this grant outside premier institutes such as IITs and IIMs.

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OUR FOUNDING PARTNERS

The Government of Telangana

The Government of Telangana has taken the path of “Innovation and Entrepreneurship” to make Telangana the most preferred investment destination in India. As a part of this effort, the govt. is collaborating with industry and premier educational institutes to set up T-Hub as the largest facility for innovation and entrepreneurship in the country.

The government intends to bank on the strong talent pool in the state to nurture the next generation of entrepreneurs. To aid tech start-ups that need financial support, the state is planning to set up a US$ 100-million fund. In addition, the government has conceptualised and initiated Telangana Academy of Skill and Knowledge (TASK) to equip graduates with the required skills to reach their goals.

The Government of Telangana is collaborating with the central government to further propel entrepreneurial activity in the state by providing additional incentives. Hyderabad, with excellent infrastructure, both physical and regulatory, and financial support is a truly world class city. The government is, hence, striving towards making it the innovation capital of the country.

IIIT Hyderabad

The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT Hyderabad) is an autonomous private university in Hyderabad, Telangana, India. It was established in 1997 & is one of the top computer science institutes in the country. It emphasises research from the undergraduate level and has been a consistent performer from India in ACM International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC). Raj Reddy, the only Indian to win the Turing Award, is chairman of the board of governors. Vint Cerf, popularly known as the father of the Internet, and also a Turing Awardee, joined the Board of Governors in February, 2015 to guide in IIIT Hyderabad’s long-term vision and research. The institute runs Computer Science courses and research projects and is focused on research.

The IIIT-H Foundation, a non-profit sister concern, manages over 30,000 sqft of space that consists of a co-working space and incubator known as the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE) on the IIIT-H campus. CIE is one of the largest incubators in India, and provides entrepreneurs with capital, networking, mentoring and coaching support.

Indian School of Business, Hyderabad

The Indian School of Business (ISB) evolved from the need for a world-class business school in Asia. The school has been consistently ranking high on the global MBA rankings and places high emphasis on hiring top-notch faculty from around the world.

With its extensive network, ISB has excellent infrastructure for entrepreneurial activities and has produced successful ventures since its inception. The school offers various entrepreneurship courses for students and has its own entrepreneurship cell and an incubator to help its student entrepreneurs grow. The Wadhwani Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (WCED) at ISB was established in 2001, with a view to establish entrepreneurship as a transformational vehicle for the broad-based growth of India and other developing economies. The centre aims to enable the creation and growth of sustainable and competitive enterprises through innovative research, outreach and pilot initiatives.

NALSAR

National Academy of Legal Studies and Research (NALSAR) is one of the best law schools in the country. Located in Shamirpet, Hyderabad, it was established in 1998 as a state university and offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs. It is a highly selective institution, with excellent infrastructure facilities, and it attracts the best minds in the country.

With superior expertise in legal studies and associated research, NALSAR will add great value in helping startups with legal and IPR issues. NALSAR will also deliver customised courses to these young entrepreneurs and equip them with the necessary skills to tackle the legal aspects of real-world business concerns.

OUR PEOPLE

Meet the team that contributes to the ongoing success of this innovation ecosystem.

The Board of Directors
Jayesh Ranjan
Jayesh Ranjan
Principal Secretary, IT - Government of Telangana
B V R Mohan Reddy
B V R Mohan Reddy
Founder & Chairman - Cyient
C P Gurnani
C P Gurnani
CEO - Tech Mahindra
Sashi Reddi
Sashi Reddi
Entrepreneur,VC & Philanthropist Former CEO - AppLabs
P J Narayanan
P J Narayanan
Professor and Director - IIIT Hyderabad
Faizan Mustafa
Faizan Mustafa
Vice-Chancellor - NALSAR University of Law,Hyderabad
Raman Kumar
Raman Kumar
Founder, former CEO, Board Director - MModalInc
Srini Raju
Srini Raju
Managing Director & Founder - Peepul Capital
Rajendra Srivastava
Rajendra Srivastava
Dean - ISB
Ajit Rangnekar
Ajit Rangnekar
Advisory Committee Former Dean - ISB
MEET OUR TEAM
Avanthika Sahay
Avanthika Sahay
Sr. Director International Programs
Rama Iyer
Rama Iyer
Chief Innovation Officer
Ravi Narayan
Ravi Narayan
CEO
Sameer Chhabra
Sameer Chhabra
Sr. Director Marketing and Business Management
Seshendra Sharma A
Seshendra Sharma A
Director Admin & Procurement
Shanta Thoutam, Ph.D.
Shanta Thoutam, Ph.D.
Vice President Corporate Innovation
Sudhir CP
Sudhir CP
Vice President Corporate Finance
Vinutha Rallapalli
Vinutha Rallapalli
Director Ecosystem Office