A Social Entrepreneur, Iconic Tech Visionary and Eminent Global Humanitarian
Described as “Uber of Telematics” by Sunday Tribune, Dushyant is an internationally acclaimed global entrepreneur, eminent humanitarian, public speaker and a technology disruptor, driven by a vision to give back. From ideation to products, he quickly transforms them into successful global ventures. His passion for constant innovation has ensured that his various enterprises are always placed on the forefront of cutting-edge technologies.
He was born in India, and for the past 7 years has very proudly made Jamaica, his home. Dushyant’s insatiable passion for Jamaica and technology has made him vow to make Jamaica the proud hub of the Amber Group.
Dushyant extensively travelled throughout the Caribbean, personally teaching the Art of Living stress management workshops in some of the most dangerous prisons, inner cities, the youths at risk and conducting several social intervention programs to reduce crime and violence in the society. Early in 2015, he realized the need of a consistent funding mechanism to support his charitable passion and hence started creating innovative companies to support this cause.
All these companies and their successes are largely attributed to Dushyant’s keen sense of entrepreneurism and his unstoppable passion to make his companies a formidable player in the global teach arena, yet at the core to champion the charitable cause and giving back to the society through his humanitarian work under the Art of Living Foundation.
Michael boasts over fifteen years of experience with GraceKennedy (GK) where he had responsibility for innovation and the development of new products and expansion of the money services division into new markets. His successes included the expansion of the Western Union portfolio of GK to include the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands and the Bahamas.
He gained his early experience as a stockbroker and investment consultant after having worked as a banker in his formative years. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Management Studies from the University of the West Indies and an MBA in Finance from Manchester Business School (UK).
Michael sits on the boards of MoneyMasters Ltd and Capital Solutions Ltd and is the current Vice Chairman of the Board of St Jago High School, his alma mater.
Nigel is an accomplished Chief Financial Officer with experience leading finance, accounting, strategic and business turnaround efforts for a group of construction materials companies in Toronto, Canada. Nigel has successfully raised more than US$150m in corporate financing and has managed over US$200m M&A and capital investment activities ranging from pre-acquisition due diligence through to post-acquisition integration. He has also championed various corporate divestments.
Nigel holds both designations, FCCA (Fellow of Chartered Certified Accountants UK) and CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant Canada). He has an MBA in Corporate Finance from Nova South Eastern University and a BSc degree in Management Studies from the University of Pennsylvania, Wharton Business School.
Biju is an information technology leader and a multi-stack developer with a focus on emerging technologies. He has over twelve years’ experience working in several technology firms in India. He boasts a unique combination of being an enterprise and solutions architect. Biju’s, engagement/program management capabilities enables the defining, architecting, managing and implementing of large-scale enterprise architectures and solutions.
He possesses the ability to direct cross-functional teams to analyze systems, process and implement applications. Recognized for leadership in planning, solutions, estimation, scheduling and executing full life cycle implementation of IT projects.
Biju holds a MSc in Software Engineering from Sri Krishna College of Engineering and Technology in Coimbatore, India.