The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley by a group of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and senior professionals with roots in the Indus region.
An Association like TiE is the need of the hour to foster Entrepreneurship in the new State of Andhra Pradesh. A large number of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs are keen and dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community. With the active support of the Government and Industry, a TiE Chapter in the State of Andhra Pradesh will play a crucial role in focusing on generating and nurturing our next generation of entrepreneurs. This chapter will engage Entrepreneurs from the entire state especially Visakhapatnam, Vijayawada/Amaravati and Tirupati.
Andhra Pradesh, branded as the ‘Sunrise’ state of India, is located in the south-eastern part of the subcontinent and is the eighth largest state in the country. The state is regarded amongst the top Indian states in creating a conducive business environment and places a lot of emphasis on industrial development with the aim to become a preferred destination for global investors. There are three upcoming industrial corridors across the state that will create a network of industrial nodes, transport linkages, and support infrastructure.
Amaravati, the new capital of Andhra Pradesh is being designed to have 51% of green spaces and 10% of water bodies, with a plan to house some of the most iconic buildings. The state is encouraging the growth of entrepreneurship by setting up incubation centres to support startups across sectors and through several of its policies. The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector is one of the key focus areas of the state, with the intention to catalyze it’s development, generate employment and be at the forefront of innovation.
What we do
TiE has been supporting entrepreneurs by offering education, mentorship, networking and funding opportunities. The mission of TiE is to foster entrepreneurship globally through the 5 pillars of TiE: mentoring, networking and education, funding and incubation. Dedicated to the virtuous cycle of wealth creation and giving back to the community. TiE’s focus area is to generate enable the next generation of entrepreneurs.
TiE is the largest non-profit organization and has amazing networking effect. TiE connects the entire entrepreneurship ecosystem from early-stage entrepreneurs, serial entrepreneurs, professionals at leading corporations, venture capital, angel investors, thought leaders among others. The organization emphasizes the spirit of giving in all aspects of their work.
The foremost and most widely known event that TiE hosts is TiEcon, which is the largest professional and networking conference for entrepreneurs. TiE also hosts a wide range of programs events catering to various industry verticals, educational events hosted by TiE Institute, TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) program to foster entrepreneurship in our youth, and TiE Women’s Forum for empowering women entrepreneurs.
Besides its flagship event, TiECon – the largest professional conference for entrepreneurs, TiE now has a wide range of programs including Special Interest Groups (SIGs), TiE Institute, Deal Flow Meetings, TiE Young Entrepreneurs, and, most recently, CEO Forum.
TiE was founded in 1992 in Silicon Valley by a group of successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives, & senior professionals. There are currently more than 13,000 members, including over 2,500 charter members in 61 chapters in 18 countries.
Over the last 25 years of existence TiE Chapters around the world has become a vibrant platform for entrepreneurs, professionals, industry leaders, investors to interact with one another & forge long-lasting relationships.
The mission of TiE is to foster entrepreneurship through mentoring, networking, education, funding and incubation. With a focus of giving back to the community, Tie’s focus is on generating and nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs.
By assisting entrepeneurs, we believe we can empower individuals and create wealth in communities.