ABOUT

TiE is a non-profit, global community welcoming entrepreneurs from all over the world. We believe in the power of ideas to change the face of entrepreneurship and growing business through our five pillars; Mentoring, Networking, Education, Incubating and Funding.

TiE was founded in 1992 by a group of successful entrepreneurs and is currently the world’s largest entrepreneurial organization out there. With programs like TiE Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) and Mentor Match, we are reaching out and fostering the next generation of entrepreneurs.

TiE Kerala

TiE Kerala Chapter was registered in March 12, 2003 with 10 Charter Members. Within a span of 17 years, the chapter grew to its present strength of 80+ Charter members and 300+ Members who are CEOs of SMEs/Professionals representing industries like IT & ITeS, Hospitality/Tourism, Healthcare & Wellness, Food Processing, Agri-tech, Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals, Consultancy, Automobiles, Manufacturing, Retail, Human Resource Development, Education, Social Entrepreneurship, Women Entrepreneurship, etc.

TiE Kerala has a vision to become an organization instrumental in:

  • Transforming the mindset about entrepreneurship into that of a vocation that is fulfilling, rewarding and worthwhile to pursue
  • Identifying and guiding entrepreneurs in sectors relevant to Kerala and that have competitive advantages for the State
  • Facilitating conceptualization of viable ideas into commercial projects in these sectors and assisting in their commercialization
ACHIEVEMENTS
  • Chapter Best Practices Award 2010
  • Most Innovative Program 2011 for India International Agri Expo
  • TiE Global Annual Award for Most Effective Leadership Transition in 2012
  • TiE Global Chairman’s Award for the Best Chapter in 2013
  • Finalist for TiE Global Award categories – Best Chapter, Most Effective Leadership Transition & Best Contribution to Youth Entrepreneurship in 2014
  • Finalist for TiE Global Award for Best Chapter in 2014
  • TiE Global Best Executive Director Award in 2014
  • TiE Global Best Contribution to Youth Entrepreneurship Award in 2015
  • TiE Global Chairman’s Award for the Best Executive Director in 2016
  • TiE Global Best Chapter Award in 2018
  • TiE Global Award for Outstanding Support for Youth Entrepreneurship in 2019
  • Finalist for TiE Global Award for Best Angel Network in 2019
  • Finalist for TiE Global Award for Best Chapter in 2019
  • TiE Global Award for the Best Angel Program in 2021

TiE Kerala Registration Certificate

First Office Bearers & Charter Members

VISION

By assisting entrepeneurs, we believe we can empower individuals and create wealth in communities.

MISSION

The mission of TiE is to foster entrepreneurship through mentoring, networking, education, funding and incubation. With a focus of giving back to the community, Tie’s focus is on generating and nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs.