May 2, 2014 · 8:15 AM
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The Future of Work And Opportunities for Entrepreneurs by Sugath Warnakulasuriya, an entrepreneur and angel investor focused on digitally disrupting industries.
There are big changes underway in how leading organizations across the globe want to use knowledge and expertise. There is also a powerful movement in the way knowledge workers now want to work. Amidst these changes, there are a many new business opportunities for entrepreneurs everywhere to help companies and workers figure out how to work in an entirely new way.10EQS ('Ten X') is one business that anticipated and caught onto this wave early on. Sugath Warnakulasuriya, former CEO of 10EQS will talk about his journey in building 10EQS, about other opportunities in this space, and about how this movement will affect just about everything. Even entrepreneurs focusing on other markets will find value in learning how to thrive in this new, hyper-specialized world.
Sugath Warnakulasuriya is an entrepreneur and angel investor focused on digitally disrupting industries by addressing complex, high-value problems. He previously built and served as the CEO of 10EQS, and was the co-founder and CTO of eLink Commerce. As a strategy consultant with McKinsey & Company and independently, he has helped a number of Fortune 500 High-Tech and Financial Services companies pursue new ventures, design and launch major products, develop and execute growth and competitive strategies, run high-profile marketing and sales campaigns, and build channel ecosystems across the globe. He has a PhD in Electrical Engineering and an MS/BS in Computer Science from the University of Southern California.