Show me an opportunity with global potential and I'll create an empire.
His hallmark is passion – passion for businesses that have a global impact, young people whom he believes are the pioneers of the future, and social responsibility in the form of philanthropy.
Tej Kohli operates on a global stage as do the businesses he invests in. His investments are made primarily in the technology, IT, payments, data analytics, real estate and medical innovations sectors; the sectors in which Mr Kohli built his wealth and business empire.
In particular, it is technologies that have the potential to become a remarkable disruptor –very few powerful technological advances have come out of major institutions – they almost always start with one person having a visionary idea.
Tej Kohli, the Indian-born high-tech entrepreneur, global businessman and ardent philanthropist, today called on the 500 business leaders, academics, opinions formers, and politicians meeting at the 45th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum (21-24 January 2015) in Davos, Switzerland to stop peacocking and focus on the critical and global threat of youth unemployment.READ MORE
I recognize that the opportunities are strongest in emerging markets. These fast-growing populations are becoming more upwardly mobile, and their technology adoption rates are surpassing those of the developed world. They are hungry for convenience, novelty and status, and they are turning to the web in increasing numbers to satisfy these needs.READ MORE
Google has announced that it is terminating sales of its Google Glass eyewear, launched in the US in 2013 and in the summer of 2014 in the UKREAD MORE
2015 looks set to be another year when emerging markets outperform the more established nations. Uncertainties driven by the oil price, Putin’s Russia, the end of Quantitative Easing, interest rate rises.READ MORE
Transparency is a term frequently bandied about in the boardroom but is it really important for start-up businesses to embrace the concept from the outset?READ MORE