CEO, 9stacks Poker
Sudhir Kamath is the CEO and co-founder of 9stacks, India’s fastest- growing online poker operator. 9stacks is the only VC-funded company in the sector, having raised about $6M since its formation 18 months ago. It currently processes gross wagers of about $8M per month on its site, and serves about 7 million hands of poker every month. Its stated objective is to introduce poker to new online players across India. Sudhir was previously the MD/ CEO of Suntera Energy, one of India’s few oil exploration companies successfully producing hydrocarbons outside of India. Prior to that he worked with the consulting firm McKinsey & Co. He’s also been an angel investor in companies like INI Farms and Shiksha Finance. Sudhir is a Computer Science graduate from the Delhi Institute of Technology and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.