Vinayak Yannam is the Co-founder and Chief Business Officer (CBO) of SportZchain, India's blockchain-based fan engagement platform. In his current position, Vinayak is responsible for managing the company's go-to-market (GTM) strategy, team partnerships, product strategy, and account management.
His passion and dedication have helped him achieve several key milestones, including raising $400k in pre-seed funding for SportZchain. Moreover, he introduced the concept of fan tokens to the Indian market and spearheaded partnerships initiatives with four leading Pro Kabaddi teams. Through SportZchain, Vinayak aims to build a high-octane fan engagement platform powered by fan tokens. He envisions SportZchain to become the market leader in the blockchain-powered sports economy.
Before founding SportZchain, Vinayak has worked with multiple reputed companies, including Capgemini Ventures, Aranca, Lynk Global, JPMorgan Chase, and Level Up! Games.