Entrepreneur & Consumer Technology Advisor
Bharat Vasan is an entrepreneur & advisor to consumer tech and cannabis ventures. Most recently, as CEO of PAX Labs, Bharat led the company’s rapid transformation into the leading consumer technology brand in the fast-growing CBD and cannabis space. Passionate about building consumer-facing, technology-driven companies, Barat has 15 years of experience in scaling Fortune 500 companies and startups, and continues to be an investor and advisor to several high-growth consumer technology ventures. Prior to PAX, Bharat led two venture-backed consumer companies to successful acquisitions as President, August Home, Inc. (acquired by Assa Abloy in 2017) and COO/co-founder, Basis Science, Inc. (acquired by Intel in 2014). Bharat also brings a strong financial background, having served as the COO and CFO for Electronic Arts’ Online team, and a member of EA’s global mergers and acquisitions team from 2002 to 2010.
As the son of a service member, Bharat’s connection to the military is rooted in his personal experience. He is deeply committed to the issues that veterans and their families face during and beyond their active service.