Ray Walia is an entrepreneur with experience in multiple businesses in a variety of industries with two successful exits on his service based businesses. Ray's entrepreneurship background evolved through extensive involvement in his business as producer of global concerts & events for the Bollywood movie industry.
In 2012 Ray co-founded LX Ventures and Launch Academy. LX Ventures is a publicly traded incubator that acquires, integrates, and accelerates early stage high growth technology companies. LXV is a group of entrepreneurs dedicated to developing the next generation of entrepreneurs by providing funding, resources, mentorship, and access to our global network. LXV is in the business of building businesses. Stock: LXV on TSX Venture.
Launch Academy is Vancouver’s leading entrepreneurship facility, housing more than 70 startups and 120 entrepreneurs. Ray helps entrepreneurs execute on their startups by providing education, mentorship, and networking opportunities. Launch Academy has established an environment where ideas are vetted, business models are tested and successes are celebrated.