Founder and CEO in Kikin
Carlos M. Bhola is co-Founder and CEO of kikin, delivering next-generation user-centric web and mobile experiences. Carlos was previously Managing Partner of Celsius Capital, an investment and advisory services firm focused on companies in the technology, media and telecommunications (TMT); consumer goods; and real estate sectors in the U.S. and China. Current and previous portfolio companies include Vonage (where Carlos was co-Founder and President); EachNet/eBay China; gate5/Nokia; China Technology Realty (CTR); Chengdu RE; and Aircom. Carlos also served as Global Head of Internet/Electronic Commerce Investment Banking at Credit Suisse First Boston; prior to which he led Internet/Electronic Commerce and High Technology initiatives for Fortune 500 firms at the Boston Consulting Group. Carlos' most recent academic accomplishment was his pioneering post-graduate research in artificial intelligence at Carnegie Mellon University.