Board Infinity: A Catalyst for Career Acceleration

Sumesh Nair ,Co-founder & CEO ,Abhay Gupta,Co-founder & COO, Board Infinity | Insights Success | Business Magazine

Established in 2017, Board Infinity is a full-stack career platform for students and jobseekers enabled by personalized learning paths, career coaches, and access to opportunities. Assisted by industry experts, it is an online career coaching platform for higher education aiming to bridge the students and the industries. Creating synergies by connecting the right partners, the company intends to build a platform in order to defy the conventions and redefine the learning landscape.
A career is a personal journey which needs to be crafted uniquely. This is where Board Infinity stands tall along with its highly passionate team, embarked upon the mission of accelerating careers through personalized coaching, career discovery, training, and placement opportunities with the help of its diversified network of coaches.
Embracing each opportunity with the utmost prominence, the company focuses on:
Students ∞ Coaches – Enable meaningful connections between students and coaches.
Colleges ∞ Employers – Coach and train college students and provide employers with business-ready talent.
Students ∞ Employers – Connect talent to the right opportunities.
The Dynamic Duo
Abhay Gupta and Sumesh Nair are the Co-founders of Board Infinity. Being the alumni of the prestigious SPJIMR (S. P. Jain Institute of Management And Research), both have astounding expertise in business and management. While Abhay acts a prominent pillar by being the COO, Sumesh is stirring the organization as the CEO.
Coming from a Tier 2 city, the duo brings in a strong execution and strategy experience. Sumesh has been a trainer in learning and development teams, TIME, IMS, and Career Launcher. They have spent two years understanding the market before entering the business world. They discovered the opportunity in the career management space with an aim to help individuals on their career journey and established Board Infinity.
Apart from placing the cornerstones of the company, the co-founders also have experience of working with various organizations. Abhay was a Category Manager of the Future Group. On the other hand, with strategy and operations experience as a Management Consultant in the technology and retail industry, Sumesh was a Senior Consultant in PwC US Advisory.
About Board Infinity
In August 2018, Board Infinity launched its Beta version and scaled to 15000+ users in two months by partnering with more than 45 colleges and 9 companies. With consistent dedication and unified efforts since the launch, the company has successfully cherished 3000+ Students ∞ 700+ Coaches, 400+ Colleges ∞ 140+ Employers, and 700+ Students ∞ 140+ Employers.
Be it a career transition, first job, campus placements preparation or any career guidance, Board Infinity has emerged as a one-stop solution for all the career requirements. Currently, the company works onboarding customers through referrals, word of mouth and job sites. Its coaches are industry experts selected from over 50+ diversified fields. These professionals discover the talent of the masses and help unleash their potential to say ‘Ready. Set. Go’.
To be precise, Board Infinity is defined by a team of achievers and go-getters – a combination of young and bright minds, who are the primary reason for its success.
The company assists students in defining their dream job, help them build a great career and achieve their career goals. It provides tailored career advice and coaching which can be accessed online completely. It also provides aptitude tests to gauge the aspirant’s knowledge and skills, to patch them up with a relevant industry coach for becoming business ready. The competitive advantages checklist includes:
– Building intelligence through expert and student interactions
– Real experts to guide students
– Some jobs are exclusively hosted on the platform
– Guaranteed interviews for learners
– Ability to choose multiple learning paths for different job roles
– Exclusive long term partnerships with coaches
– Partnerships with premium institutions like XLRI, IIMs, NMIMS, and SDA Bocconi
Ability to make informed decisions in career post higher education and access to opportunity
In these two years of the daunting voyage, the company has been recognized by various media publications including Edtech Review, Your Story, Entrepreneur Magazine and Startup Success Stories to name a few.
Giving autonomy of time and task for employees and continuously motivating them to withstand the complexities of the market with a larger vision is the company’s forte.
Words of Wisdom
Board Infinity advices the young minds to focus on their dreams and never give up on them. Also, making concrete efforts to solve one problem at a time would create opportunities and unlock the doors of success.
The Future Goals
Striving with the same philosophy to pass on erudite earth to the Gen Z, Board Infinity is on its way to build the world’s first AI career coach and revolutionize the learning landscape.

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