"The quality of our outer journey  depends on the depth and quality of our inner journey. M3's vision is to explore the inner space and help connect with the root source of our inner self " ~ Karl Mehta

Dr. James Doty MD

Founder M3

James R. Doty, MD, is a clinical professor in the Department of Neurosurgery at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is also the founder and director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University of which His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the founding benefactor. He works with scientists from a number of disciplines examining the neural bases for compassion and altruism.

He is an inventor, entrepreneur and philanthropist. He holds multiple patents and is the former CEO of Accuray (ARAY:NASDAQ). Dr. Doty has given support to a number of charitable organizations supporting peace initiatives and providing healthcare throughout the world. Additionally, he has supported research, provided scholarships and endowed chairs at multiple universities.

He is a consultant to medical device companies and is an operating partner and advisor to a number of venture capital firms. Dr. Doty serves on the Board of a number of non-profits and is the former vice-chair of the Charter for Compassion International and the former chair of the Dalai Lama Foundation. He is on the Senior Advisory Board of the Council for the Parliament of the World’s Religions.


He is the New York Times bestselling author of Into the Magic Shop: A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discovery the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart now translated into 36 languages. Dr. Doty is also the senior editor of the recently released Oxford Handbook of Compassion Science.

Dr. Immanual Joseph

Founder M3

Dr. Immanual Joseph, Ph.D., CPC is a former cancer drug discovery scientist, who chose to become an evangelist of human compassion in workplaces following a period taking care of people in end-of-life situations. Inspired by personal compassion experiences post- hurricane Katrina, Immanual created Compassion Leaders, a company that helps organizations solve human and business challenges through compassion training. His training curriculum, 'The 9-Pillars of Workplace Compassion', has been reviewed and praised by experts from Stanford and the Center for Positive Organizations. Companies across industries, from large IT organizations to Dental offices have experienced his transformational approach to creating compassionate cultures. He is currently on a mission to take his compassion training globally accessible.

Immanual has a Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the Tulane School of Medicine, New Orleans and is a certified professional coach from the Institute for Professional Excellence in Coaching. He has several high impact scientific publications and book chapters to his credit. Immanual has also authored five fiction and one non-fiction book in two languages (English and Tamil). His book on workplace compassion, The Fifth Revolution, was published in Fall 2019.

Karl Mehta

Founder M3

Karl Mehta is a serial entrepreneur, author, investor, engineer, and civil servant with over 20 years of experience in founding, building, and funding technology companies in the U.S. and international markets. He is currently Founder & CEO of EdCast Inc., an AI-powered knowledge-cloud  platform company backed by Stanford University and former venture partner at Menlo Ventures, a leading VC  firm of Silicon Valley with over $4B under management. Previously, he was the Founder & CEO of PlaySpan Inc., acquired by Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the world’s largest payment network.

Karl also served as a White House Presidential Innovation Fellow, selected by the Obama Administration during the inaugural 2012-13 term. In 2014 he was appointed by Governor Brown to the Workforce Investment Board of the State of California. In 2010, Karl won the “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from Ernst & Young for Northern California. Karl is on the boards of Simpa Networks and on the advisory board of Intel Capital and Chapman University’s Center of Entrepreneurship.

Karl is founder of several non-profit's including Code For India (http://CodeforINDIA.org) and Grassroots Innovation (http://grassrootsinnovation.org ). He is author of 'Financial Inclusion at he Bottom of the Pyramid”(http://www.openfininc.org) -http://www.amazon.com/dp/1460265513

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