Kapil Kane runs Ideas2Reality, an award-winning incubator and accelerator of ideas at Intel China that enables and empowers it’s employees to bring their ideas to life. He helped build the program from the ground up, and over the past two years, helped launch multiple successful products into the market bringing in millions of dollars in revenues for Intel.
Kapil also advises and mentors early-stage startups across China, India and the US. He has a proven track record as an innovator, designer and a seasoned leader by helping bring many blockbuster products to market.
Prior to Intel, he worked at Apple leading design and engineering on a variety of products ranging from mobile products like the iPod Shuffle and iPad to the more powerful MacBook and iMac. His contribution to design also spans across the areas of astrophysics and automobiles.
Kapil studied mechanical engineering and design, receiving a master’s degree from Stanford University and a bachelor’s from India’s National Institute of Technology. He has spent a decade each living and working in the US and China.