Ekta Sahasi

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About Ekta Sahasi

Ekta Sahasi is Vice President of the US Business Innovation Center (BIC) for Konica Minolta in Foster City, Ca. She is an entrepreneur and technologist passionate about leading fundamental business and cultural transformation, and investing in new ventures and technologies across diverse industries. The BIC partners with leading technology companies to create new world-class software, services and a portfolio of new businesses capabilities for Konica Minolta. Prior to joining Konica Minolta, Ekta spent 10 years at eBay Inc. where she co-founded and led both eBay and PayPal’s Research and Innovation Labs. She successfully developed one of the largest corporate innovation programs, and experimented with emerging technologies.

The Truth About Working With Asian Investors

Understand the opportunities and considerations for emerging companies seeking funding and strategic partnership from Asian investors. March 22, 2017 An entrepreneur recently approached me and asked me to “tell him the truth” about working with Asian investors. In the several years that I have served [...]

By | 2017-07-06T15:11:35+00:00 April 10th, 2017|

7 ways to use design thinking to innovate your business

Although design thinking was originally for AI, design engineering, and architecture, I see how it becomes an excellent process for me to incorporate at the BIC. As a female leader, I am continually seeking out alternative ways to address certain issues and strategies within our [...]

By | 2017-07-06T15:12:25+00:00 February 13th, 2017|