CEO & founder, Motif Investment

Hardeep Walia founded Motif Investing to create an intuitive way to invest conceptually. The platform allows investors to build portfolios around real-word trends and customisation. He spent more than six years at Microsoft, where he was general manager of the company’s enterprise services business, and prior to that was a director of corporate development and strategy, helping to oversee Microsoft’s investments and acquisitions. He started his career at The Boston Consulting Group. Hardeep holds a BS in Economics and Engineering from Yale University and an MBA from the Wharton School of Business.