A young digital advertising innovator par excellence, with over 13 years of experience in the digital industry, Karan Gupta is the CEO at AndBeyond.Media. Since the turn of this century, Karan has been spearheading strategic efforts in various capacities that have shaped his internet business acumen to cover the spectrum of Innovative Internet Technology, Award-Winning Creative Advertising and Next Generation Online Media consumption.
In early 2000’s, Karan co-founded an internet technology company called LinkLabs Technology Solutions Pvt. Ltd. which later merged with Digital Law & Kenneth, where he served as the company’s Vice President, credited for handling business, accounts and operations for the business. Simultaneously, Karan co-owns UAE's first ICAAN accredited registrar - MOUZZ.
Prior to AndBeyond.Media, Karan was the Managing Director at Affinity where he successfully launched their PC & Mobile based ad products, helped build a premium display network and grew the business across markets.
Now he successfully runs a Digital Consultancy firm called Venturist Media Inc. (AndBeyond.Media) - a global on-demand native advertising marketplace catering to small and large-scale publishers; serving Native, Display, Video, and innovative offerings within the ad tech space. The company currently has offices across the USA, India and Dubai and is working with 500+ premium advertisers and publishers from around the world.
Karan has appeared on several ad tech panels and has featured as a guest speaker at events such as ad:tech New York, ad:tech New Delhi and WATSummit. Nominated in 2014 for Impact Magazine’s Digital Power 100, he is a firm believer in the power of technology and scale via programmatic channels and is focused on delivering innovative, high-performance solutions across the digital ecosystem.