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Primary:
Partner at i/o Ventures
Past:
President and Co-Founder at BitTorrent, Board of Directors at Crunchyroll, See All (7)
Education:
Claremont McKenna College

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Ashwin Navin is the CEO and co-founder of Samba TV, the largest developer of applications for Smart TVs. Samba currently reaches more than 30 million TV screens in 118 countries worldwide. The core of Samba TV's technology lies in its ability to recognize video signals similar to Shazam's ability to recognize audio. Samba TV offers users recommendations and interactive features for their favorite TV shows and movies.

Ashwin also founded the start-up incubator I/O Ventures where he is currently a Managing Partner after departing BitTorrent as the company's President and Co-founder. He spent time at Yahoo, as a member of the company's Corporate Development group. He developed extensive experience in structuring and negotiating acquisitions, partnerships and alliances in the tech industry. While at Yahoo, Ashwin's group was responsible for M&A, divestitures and company strategy in the U.S. and key... See More

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