|The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Undergraduate||2001|
Ritesh Tilani is Founder and CEO of CareZone, a location-based mobile platform to help socially-conscious smartphone users shop smarter while also benefiting their favorite causes and earning rewards for themselves. CareZone won the ‘Best New Business’ Award at SME Stars of Business Middle East 2011.
Prior to founding CareZone, Ritesh was with Nokia Corporation, where he served most recently as Head of Strategy for the MENA region. Ritesh was involved in growing the business, mainly through regional strategy development for global business units, and managing the roll-out of new products and services in MENA.
Before Nokia, Ritesh spent 5 years with Bain & Company in Singapore and Deloitte Consulting in New York, focusing mainly on market entry strategy, new business development and due diligence cases for various industries, including leisure, hospitality, logistics and TMT (technology, media and telecommunications).
Ritesh holds a B.Sc. in Economics from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA from INSEAD.