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Mighty Carma

( Nest + Mint ) for Automobiles

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Consumer Products
  • Location Santa Clara, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2012
  • Website

Company Summary

Mighty Carma has an affordable and easy-to-install Advanced Driver Assistance System which provides real-time collision warning to drivers. It collects and uploads automobile data and evaluates driving skills to assign a score. Insurance companies can motivate drivers to improve their driving skills with the incentive of offering discounts and minimizing insurance payouts.


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    Saurabh Palan
    Co-Founder & CEO

    Saurabh is a start-up person with a knack for engineering, product development, marketing and business development. He has been part of several startups and been actively involved in Silicon Valley startup scene. Saurabh brings along a “can-do” attitude and has ability to learn and adapt quickly.

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    Aakanksha Upadhyay

    Aakanksha Upadhyay is a Project Manager and Network Engineer. She has expertise in computer networking, cloud infrastructure, Agile methodology and Risk mitigation. She also holds a Masters in Telecommunication from University of Colorado, Boulder.

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    Ashwin Vijayakumar

    Ashwin Vijayakumar is an expert in embedded systems and automotive sensor networks. He has worked at automotive experts Delphi and TARDEC (US Army Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center). He holds a Masters in Computer Engineering from Western Michigan University.

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    Sunil Maulik
    Business Advisor

    Sunil Maulik has over twenty years of sales and business development experience in Silicon Valley. He has co-founded three companies (PeoplePower, an energy analytics company, 500Friends, a social e-commerce analytics company, and GeneEd, a provider of healthcare e-learning). In addition, he has held senior sales and management positions at Pangea Systems, Tripos, Hoffmann-La Roche, Oxford Molecular and IntelliGenetics.

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    Dirk Langer
    Industry Advisor

    Dirk Langer is Senior Engineer at Volkswagen Electronics Research Lab & member of Stanford Autonomous Car team. Dirk's expertise are in developing autonomous vehicle, sensor and driver assistance technologies to enhance individual mobility.

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    Mark Yim
    Academic Advisor

    Mark Yim is a Professor at Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics (MEAM) department at University of Pennsylvania. Mark's research is in modular robots that are made up of identical active components that can be arranged to form many different configurations, ranging from a snake robot to a humanoid to a 17 legged centipede. These systems can also self-reconfigure, changing the robot's shape to suit the task. In addition to self-reconfiguri


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    Brian Coleman (Perkins Coie)