GAIUS Networks


Solving the last mile content provisioning challenge for the next three billion users in emerging markets



Announcing the launch of GAIUS India

GAIUS partners with YOYO

Announcing partnership with YOYO Cabs

GAIUS Community Radio Awards

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GAIUS Web Dev Challenge

Why Is It Special


Lightweight content platform at the edge serving hyper local content into communities


Enables bottom up participation of users in the mobile content ad ecosystem at the edge


GAIUS significantly improves mobile web performance by a factor of 100

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Awesome Features

Easy Publishing

Rapidly publish content and ads into your community using your mobile phone with a few clicks

Rich Content Ecosystem

The GAIUS ecosystem supports wide variety of highly localised content types and formats

User Control

Users have full control on the type of content and ads they wish to view thus avoiding unnecessary data spending


GAIUS pages are upto 60% smaller in size and can download upto 90% faster than traditional browsers

Wider reach

GAIUS enables content providers to reach wider communities


GAIUS provides several revenue opportunities for content publishers through both targeted advertising and pre-paid content

Our Team

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Co-Founder & CEO
Ex Director, N4D, University of Cambridge
Founder & Ex Chair of IRTF GAIA
Former Advisor to UN Digital Impact Alliance

Dr. Arjuna Sathiaseelan

CEO & Co-Founder

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Co-Founder & CTO
NYU Abu Dhabi
Worked with Nokia Siemens Network
Led several cellular deployments

Prof. Yasir Zaki

CTO & Co-Founder

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Co-Founder & Chief Strategist
NYU Courant Institute
Led several projects in emerging markets
Co-founder Entrupy Inc

Prof. Lakshminarayanan Subramanian

Chief Strategist & Co-Founder

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Co-Founder & Head of Platform
NYU Abu Dhabi
Led several cellular deployments in emerging markets

Dr. Thomas Pötsch

Head of Platforms & Co-Founder

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Ex GM of
Led strategy and partnership on content and monetisation for

Deepa Vasudevan

Head : Partnership & Monetisation

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Ex- HR sales and Marketing
Content writing Enthusiast
With a touch of analytics

Grishma Singh

Community Engagement Manager

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Graphic Designer and Usability Testing Enthusiast

Yvette Oruko

Community Engagement Manager

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Web Developer and Tech Enthusiast
Currently focussed on usability testing

Renice Owino

Community Engagement Manager

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Young passionate android application developer. Tech Enthusiast.

Mukund Lal

Android Developer

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Senior Year at SRM IST, Chennai, India with research interests in IoT and Computer Vision | Experienced in Full Stack, Back-End, UI/UX, Android Development

Arko Chatterjee

Full Stack Developer Intern

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Final Year Computer Science Undergraduate with research interests in Distributed Computing & Data Engineering | Work experiences include Back-End, Blockchain, NLP, Android Development

Rounak Datta

Full Stack Developer Intern

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Final year in Jyothy Institute of Technology, Bangalore, India with hands-on experience on HTML, CSS, JS

Aishwarya Shekar

Web Developer Intern

Board of Advisors

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Led the Google Chrome Mobile team on making the web great for the next billion Internet users in emerging markets. Ex-Prof at Harvard University

Matt Welsh

Principal Engineer :
Former Head of Google Chrome

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Connectivity Capital & INI Holdings. Investor in OpenBTS, Esoko, AirJaldi, Mawingu. Ex-Cisco

Jim Forster

General Partner : Connectivity Capital

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Innovator in emerging market fintech since 2002. Founding or CXO roles at SKS Microfinance, Gates Foundation-funded CGAP Technology Program, Signal Point Partners, Jipange Kusave, MeraDoctor, and ArthImpact

Gautam Ivatury

CEO : LendLedger