Team

Anand Deshpande, Ph.D.

CEO

  • PhD, Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA 2001
  • 17+ years of experience in world-class research labs
  • Expertise in complex  multidisciplinary problems

Specialization:

  • Numerical Methods  and Mathematical Optimization,  Engineering Simulations (FEM/CFD),
  • Engineering Design Optimization,  Multi-Disciplinary Optimization,
  • Parallel  Computing, High  Performance  Computing, Industrial  Engineering and Operations  Research for Several publications in tier-1 journals and conferences
  • Global collaborations with top  universities and national labs.

Past Experience:

  • Research Scientist, Intel Labs, Bangalore
  • Senior scientist and group leader, TRDDC/TCS
  • Staff Engineer, Motorola, Chicago, USA

Aniruddha Pant, Ph.D. 

Chief Data Scientist

  • PhD, Control Systems, University of California at Berkeley, USA 2001
  • 20+ years in application of advanced mathematical techniques to academic and enterprise problems.
  • Aniruddha is also Founder and CEO of AlgoAnalytics – a company with strong expertise in AI

Specialization:

  • Experience in application of machine learning to various business problems; Cross-domain application of basic scientific process.
  • Research in areas ranging from biology to financial markets to military applications.
  • Experience in financial markets trading, Indian as well as global markets.
  • Close collaboration with premier educational institutes in India, USA & Europe.

Past Experience:

  • Vice President, Capital Metrics and Risk Solutions
  • Head of Analytics Competency Center, Persistent Systems
  • Scientist and Group Leader, Tata Consultancy Services.

 

Kanchan Pant

Head of Business Development

  • MS, Marketing, Golden Gate University, USA
  • 15+ years of experience in business development, and running a medium size manufacturing company
  • COO of Sharada Industries (our partner company) since 2003

Specialization:

  • Expertise in new business development, adoption of new technology for process, product, quality and operational excellence
  • In-depth experience of manufacturing industry, their needs and requirements, and the technology adoption practices

Prior Experience:

  • 8 years of experience working in the USA in IT