Deepam Mishra is a Sr Advisor to Startups at AWS and advises startups on AI/ML, sustainability and supply chain related topics. Before joining AWS, Deepam co-founded and led AI & Sustainability at Microsoft Corporation. Deepam has been a serial entrepreneur and investor, having founded 4 AI/ML startups in areas including waste-to-energy, logistics and security. He was the co-founder/investor of Green Power Systems, a leading waste-to-energy startup and Shippr, an app-based logistics optimization platform. He also co-founded Venture Studio, a unique incubator and seed-fund, to focus on impact investing in areas such as sustainability, global health and infrastructure. Deepam has a BSEE from IIT Kanpur, an MSEE from Texas A&M and an MBA from The Wharton School. He has 5 US patents and numerous publications. He is based in the Silicon Valley.