Arijit Bhattacharyya is an accomplished entrepreneur, speaker, and mentor who has made a significant impact in the Indian startup ecosystem.
While doing his graduation at the age of 17 Arijit started India's one of the first game development company in 1998, with education and training vertical and India's own game studio. He is a bootstrapped entrepreneur started with INR 49 in pocket, while doing his Masters in Computer Application Arijit created several 2D and 3D game from his own Kolkata based company.
Started several other initiatives and programs in incubating startups and conducting courses on deeptech and entrepreneurship.
His work has helped hundreds of startups to succeed, and his advocacy for social causes has made a positive impact in the lives of many. His legacy will continue to inspire and motivate entrepreneurs for years to come.
He has over 25 years of experience helping Start-ups, Entrepreneurs and Govt. across the world to solve problems using Entrepreneurship, Technology, Finance Education and Innovation.
Arijit is a technologist, artist, comics creator, author of books on entrepreneurship, VC funding and metahuman, superhero creator with a rare combination of finance and digital banking.
As a faculty he served in several Indian and International college and universities.
As visiting faculty & professor:
He is also Corporate Advisory Board Member of few Universities in India. Advisor of three animation and gaming institute in UK and India.
He has been invited as a visiting faculty by various institutions from time to time like IIM , IIT, NIT, XLRI, VSSUT University, Brainware University,ICAI, NSHM Knowledge Campus, Bengal Engineering & Science College, Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, Praxis Business School, Manipal University, Globsyn School of Business, SRM University, Poornima University, Camellia Group of colleges, iLead, IEM, BP Podder, Heritage Institute, SP Jain and so on.
USP: Arijit speaks on techno-spirituality and always use Sanskrit as he speaks, read and write in Sanskrit.
Helped 6,000 startups to start their venture, helped several many as mentor in 90+ countries.
Arijit helped few banks to go digital with payment gateway solutions globally.
Founder – Virtualinfocom- Since 1998 India's one of the first game development, VR AR, Hologram Blockchain, AI ML, Fintech & Blockchain solution - Deeptech solution company.
Founder: World Leader Summit – World's one of the largest leadership summit and International business club with 95+ countries diplomats, ministers, VC funds, investors entrepreneur’s universities members network.
Founder & CEO: Entrepreneursface - helps entrepreneurs to start up their business by helping them from the ideation stage to execution to fund raise.
Uplifted thousands of students as a teacher.
Helped several villages to become sustainable and become self-dependent.
Producer of 500+ games & VR AR, given opportunity to more than 700+ indie developers around the World.
Jury for Startup India Award – Industry 4.0. Govt of India.
He is ranked 14 among world's top 50 blockchain thought leaders in the world.
External specialist in few MNC for cybersecurity dept.
External Consultant to ADB (Asian Development Bank )
Advisory Board Member at World Women Conference and Awards USA
Mentor BGI Portugal
Advisory Board World Association for Small and Medium Enterprises (WASME)
Global Ambassador of ICMEI International Chamber of Media and Entertainment Industry
Mentor Board in various University around the world.
Advisory Board Member The Future of Medicine Foundation USA
(Founder, TFM/TFMF Global Business Development. Non-Profit & For-Profit Initiative Advisor) USA
Business Consultant -- Private Office Of His Highness SHEIKH AHMED BIN FAISAL AL QASSIMI Group of Companies
Mentor in Techstars
Investor & Partner in Heroangels
Mentor in IIMC Innovation Park India
Industry advisory panel as an advisor in Majan University College - Oman.
Institute Innovation Council (IIC), Techno International Kolkata, - Advisory Committee member
At the start of Arijit's professional career he managed 7 countries with 12 new business centers Virtualinfocom industry leading multinational corporation that provides global gaming, blockchain AI, AR, VR solutions. Arijit has built high performance sales teams from the ground up to win signiﬁcant engagements with Tier 1 networking. As leader Arijit embraces diverse backgrounds and global perspectives, and he cultivates diversity by respecting, including, and valuing one another. He contributes to a supportive and collaborative work environment that empowers each individual to excel.
Arijit founded and grew a boutique management consultancy specializing in strategy implementation and performance improvement. In India Arijit opened the ﬁrst Virtual Networking Space, and one large community where he brings 350+ business houses together, that brings together national and international entrepreneurs with a drive to contribute to local community and to its eco-system.
Arijit's network includes global experts from the ﬁeld of technology, AI, game development, Govt officials, investors VC fudnds, angel investors, C level executives, politicians, spiritual leaders, sports personality, university professor, real estate, tourism, sales, marketing school owners, movie personality, models, actors, directors, producers etc.
Arijit brings the entrepreneurs together to network, collaborate and foster the community.
Speaker in more than 2000 events world-wide in entrepreneurship, future of technology, innovation, game development, virtual reality, augmented reality, NFT blockchain, artificial intelligence, digital banking, SDG goals, future of fintech, creativity, arts and media.
Few Milestones in virtualinfocom
Since 2008, we’ve been making superhero characters from real actors and models from 5 continents. Made ecosystem for fresh actors and models to become game character and become popular in entertainment world.
Producer of India’s first super hero Shaktimaan TV character as game.
Created 350+ Superhero game character from real actors and celebs around the world and that became a history itself.
Produced 7 movies and several short movies as investor and sleeping producer.
Produced Bengal's first movie based game with Actor Jeet in their movie Boss 2.
Created India's first real actor and actress based RPG game.
Made several local actors and artists popular globally in TV series and international movies market in Asia.
Created Bangladeh's first superhero based game Bizli as a movie partner.
Digital Bank solution for few private banks. Ecosystem for gas stations using blockchain & AI.