Naushad Huda (Vincit, I Like This Grape)

Thursday, October 18, 2018, 1:00 – 4:00 AM UTC

Join us as we welcome Naushad Huda to the Startup Grind stage! Naushad will be sharing his vast experience and expertise with us as well as his key learnings from the various challenges and successes during his 12 years of being a serial entrepreneur. [Must be 18+ to attend]

In-person event

About this event

Join the Startup Grind Irvine, powered by Google for Entrepreneurs, as we host Naushad Huda, Serial Entrepreneur, Co-Founder/CEO XTOPOLY that sold to Vincit. Admission includes food, so please plan on arriving to munch & network.

Naushad is a passionate entrepreneur, band and digital strategist. His self proclaimed 'thing' is understanding a company's business goals & customers, observing trends, and then creating digital solutions (product or services) that strengthen the relationship between brand and customer . His 9 year old strategy, UX/UI agency XTOPOLY was acquired June 2017 by Vincit.

Vincit is a global 400+ person custom software and design studio. Based in Finland, public on Nasdaq, opened U.S. offices in Palo Alto and Irvine November 2016. 

Naushad has his passion project I LIKE THIS GRAPE, a media company whose goal is to make wine relatable to modern consumers and part of culture. He also advises a couple of startups and is on the board for the American Advertising Federation. 

[Must be 18+ to attend]

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  • Naushad Huda


    Founder & CEO



Thursday, October 18, 2018
1:00 AM – 4:00 AM UTC


1:00 AMMingle/Food/Drinks
2:00 AMFireside Chat
3:00 AMMingle
4:00 AMClose/Thank You


  • Jessica Acosta

    SmartSpace AI

    Director, Startup Grind OC/Irvine

  • TJ Kinion

    Sofar Ocean

    Co-Director, Startup Grind OC/Irvine