Meet the Judges

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Meet the Judges

Raunak Nirmal

Founder & CEO of Acquco

Raunak Nirmal is the co-founder and CEO of Acquco, an
e-commerce operator that acquires top Amazon brands and unlocks their true potential. Prior to founding Acquco, Nirmal founded Refund Labs to resolve payment challenges for sellers, launched AMZLeap to provide consultative services for growing brands, built multiple
e-commerce brands from the ground up,  and worked at Amazon as a product manager.

Steve Chou

Co-Founder of Sellers Summit

Steve Chou is a highly recognized influencer and speaker in the e-commerce space and has taught thousands of students how to profitably sell physical products online at His blog,, has been featured in Forbes, Inc., The New York Times, Entrepreneur, and MSNBC. In addition, he runs a popular e-commerce podcast, My Wife Quit Her Job, which is a top 25 marketing show on all of Apple Podcasts.

Mike Masri

Co-Founder of LuxClub Sheets & CEO of Mike Masri Consulting

Mike Masri co-founded LuxClub Sheets, a multi-million dollar third-party Amazon business. Currently, Masri helps Amazon and e-commerce businesses with brand operations and growth as the founder of Mike Masri Consulting.

Emmett Kilduff

CEO & Co-Founder of The Fortia Group

Emmett has had  strong interest in e-commerce since he completed a Masters in e-commerce way back in 1999. With over a decade in leading M&A firms Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse, he brings billions of dollars of acquisition expertise to your e-commerce exit strategy. Emmett oversees all the exits that The Fortia Group advises on.