Santosh Balasundaram is an Indian Entrepreneur based in Chennai and the founder and CEO of Connect.IN Group, a platform that provides a wide range of web services in Analytics, Social Networking, eCommerce, Classifieds, EDU and News.

Santosh has over 15+ years of experience in digital marketing and is a fiery learner with the thought of bringing a change in the daily lives of people.

With the foresight of connecting Billion Indians on a single platform, Santosh led the idea accompanied by the aim of making the task of users meeting their requirements such as finding doctors, freelancers, plumbers and even apparel shops, eat-outs through an effortless connection on He also laid emphasis on the wonders that the resulting platform following the coalescence of a social media with professional scaffolding can do in establishing a work-social life balance of people.

Santosh marked the beginning of his splendid career with the launch of a website back in the year 2005 that attracted over 1000s of users on a daily basis. In the quest of building something significant of his own, he instituted his first company named, TechSlash Solutions Private Limited back in the year 2010.

Embarking on a journey to success, TechSlash garnered manoeuvres for firms enlisted in the Fortune 500, such as StanChart and Citi, on a cost-per-card booking model.

At present, TechSlash Solutions is thriving in its space partnering with over 10 digital houses and steering more than 20 brands over a broad spectrum emancipating over 30K site visits per day.