Innovators Profile

Innovation is all about people with creative minds.

Our global innovation team involves designers, software developers, subject matter experts working on emerging technologies and digital product engineering.

Abhash Sinha

Senior Project Manager

Abhash has extensive experience in Project Management. He holds a good knowledge of agile/scrum principles and methodology with proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment.

Adarsh Nagamangala Sreenivasan

Technical Architect

Amy Halter

VP – Operations

Amy is responsible for HR and Operations activities within the US organization. Amy has many years of experience in operations management, primarily in the hospitality industry.

Anand Raja

President Accion Labs Data Solutions

Anand Raja runs the Data Solutions Business focused on Big Data and other emerging technologies. In addition Anand is focused on growth on key strategic accounts. Anand has about 20 years of experience in the Sales and Operation roles. Anand has been instrumental for growing global relations and EDC’s from inception to close to 300 member teams. Anand has been responsible for handling global accounts several of which are Fortune 50 companies like GE, HP, Agilent and others. Anand has had the unique distinction of beginning a relationship with a client in Singapore/ Malaysia advancing to the US (California), to Europe (Germany) and supporting all of the mission critical applications using global distributed teams.

Anand Shah

Technical Delivery Manager

Anand is a Technical Delivery Manager at AccionLabs. He has many years of rich experience in Technical Delivery & Program/Project Management. Highly Experienced in Leading Agile Teams and using Agile methodology of development using SCRUM.

Aseem Jain

Architect, Senior Developer

He is a author of Software Design Pattern Video Book (Packt Publications). Developer / Architect with full stack hands on development experience of many years in IT industry. He works to create high level design and development to make working proof of concept based on requirements.

Ashutosh Bijoor

CTO

Ashutosh (Ash) has over 20 years experience in the technology industry with customers ranging from start-ups to large multinationals – in a wide range of industries including High tech, Engineering, Software, Insurance, Banking, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare, Media and Entertainment. Experienced in leading and managing cross-functional teams through the entire product development life cycle.

Skilled in emerging technologies, software architectures, framework design and Agile process definition. Implemented enterprise solutions as well as commercial products in domains ranging from Big Data, Business Intelligence, Graphics and Image Processing, Sound and Video Processing, Advanced Text Search and Analytics.

Aswani Karteek

Practice Director - Data & Analytics

Aswani Karteek a passionate data solutions architect with deep expertise in dealing with data of all shapes and sizes with a track record in providing solutions for technology, retail, financial services, healthcare etc.

Bikramjeet Nath

Technical Architect

Bikramjeet has many years of experience in solution architecture and overall project management for a wide range of our customers. Focussed on emerging technologies, he currently manages a team of developers, quality analysts, business analyst and designers across locations.

Chandesh Manjarekar

Senior Software Developer

Chandesh has in-depth experience in web, hybrid mobile apps & software development using latest javascripit technologies. Eagerness in exploring and learning emerging technologies. He is currently working on Accion Innovation Centre (AIC).

Chetan Khatri

Lead - Data Science, Solution Architect

Chetan is working in the field of Data Science and Machine learning on key projects at Accion. He is an open source contributor at Apache Spark, Apache HBase, Apache Spark – HBase Connector etc. open source projects.

Chinmay Dalvi

Team Lead

Chinmay has in-depth experience in web-development. He likes exploring emerging website application trends and has been developing front end application consistent for all major browsers and devices in accordance to statndards for projects. He is currently working on Accion Breeze platform.

Dinanath Jayaswal

Web Developer

Dwaip Chowdhury (DC)

Chief Architect – Cloud Services

DC has many yrs of IT delivery experience, most recently he focuses on digital transformation technologies such as ML, AI, advanced analytics, etc. Currently DC oversees the design and architecture of a number of our client projects.

Gopal Tiple

Haroon Ahmad

CEO Infoglen

Haroon Ahmad is a results driven and innovative technology leader, specializing in the CRM and Salesforce.com technologies. He heads Infoglen, an Accion subsidiary focussed on Salesforce.com practice. Haroon has helped define and implement Salesforce/CRM strategies and roadmaps for companies like Google, Youtube and Dell, designed to empower the Sales, Marketing and Support teams to maximize their capabilities and results. He has been a key driver is implementing multiple CRM solutions to allow teams to scale, and optimize their external and internal business processes. Haroon is an Alumni of IIT Roorkee, India.

Hemesh Thakkar

Solution Architect

Hemesh has extensive experience in designing and architecting software solutions for a wide range of customers ranging from silicon valley startups to blue chip enterprises. He successfully leads high-performance teams focused on emerging technologies at Accion.

Howard Goodkind

CEO, Accion UK

Howard Goodkind has over 20+ years’ of sales & marketing experience in the technology services industry, building and motivating teams to create shareholder value, and customer loyalty, across many industry segments. Howard manages Accion’s UK & European business, identifying & executing upon growth opportunities. Howard believes in collaborative partnerships across continents, bringing together cultural benefits for our customers and employees.

JP Shetty

Project Manager

JP has varied experience in IT Project management (Web Development, Software Development, E-Learning, Software Support). A self-learner he has worked on Project planning tools like MS Project, and Agile/Scrum tools like Jira. Currently working with DevOps CoE Team shared services model.

Keyur Damani

MD, CEO and Founder, Serviceberry

Keyur is a customers delight and always keeps their interests at the center of everything he does. He started Serviceberry against all odds. As MD, CEO and Founder, he has played a pivotal role in making the company what it is today. He is a very determined and strong headed individual, his faith could move mountains! During his free time, Keyur likes to listen to music and enjoys having quiet dinners with his family and friends.

Kinesh Doshi

CEO

Kinesh has many years of IT leadership, business strategy and execution experience. He has worked in a range of industries and built teams of up to 400 resources for large clients such as Deutsche Bank, Citibank, Symyx, SAS, Churchill Downs, Bausch, Microsoft, etc.

Kuldeep Khandelwal

Technical Lead

Kuldeep is an architect by nature – SDET by profile, loves to provide automation solutions. He believes – You don’t need to know coding to become automation engineer (he transformed 5+ manual QA to automation engineer). He has successfully introduced code free automation to 4 projects at Accion labs. His First preference of coding language – Python

Lee Groff

President/Accion Labs Canada, Inc.

With over 25 years of experience in running both public companies Canadian Divisions and Private Companies in the IT Staffing and Outsourcing business. Lee brings a wealth of knowledge in operation process’s and streamlining IT Service Delivery. He has hired IT talent from most countries around the world including but not limited to Canada , USA, Mexico, India, UK, Europe and Australia. Lee is a hands on Leader that empowers his teams to succeed in a working environment that encourages creativity and innovation. All companies he has worked for such as iGATE Canada, APAR Infotech, NESS Technologies have grown exponentially under his leadership. He believes in the power of networking and that all business relationships need to be a WIN-WIN in order for those partnership to flourish. Accion Labs is in good hands and is ready to service the Canadian IT community.

Mikunj Joshi

Director, Healthcare/IoT Center of Excellence

Moin Godil

Software Developer

Nitin Agarwal

Cloud Architect & CEO, Motifworks

Nitin has many years of hands-on execution and leadership experience and is an expert of all-things-Microsoft with strong expertise in Azure platform and transformation best-practices. Currently, he leads the strategy and execution of Motifworks, an Accion group company focused on cloud transformation.

Pooja Salot

Senior Software Developer

Pooja is a self-motivated software developer with many years of experience in Web Development. She likes to explore, experiment and implement new technologies and techniques and strive to better herself as a developer. She has worked on MEAN Stack,Queuing mechanisms like KAFKA and PHP frameworks.

Pranav Mehta

Head - Sales, Serviceberry

Pranav heads the sales organization at Serviceberry. With diverse experience which spans across US, UK and India, Pranav is responsible for business and revenue realization.

Raghavendra TS

Senior Delivery Manager

Raghuraman Ramaswamy

Solution Architect

Raghu has extensive experience in designing, solutioning, delivering for a wide range of customers. He guides, mentors different teams as needed. Has contributed to different OSS projects. Has authored different articles.

Rajesh N M

QA Lead

Rajesh comes with an experience of many years in Software testing. He is highly skilled in automation techniques, frameworks for the fast pace agile environment. Good hands on experience in API automation. High passion to share experiences and also up-skilling to bring others on-board & implement automation.

Ram Inturi

Senior Security Engineer

Ramu is a passionate and detail-oriented IT Security Professional with an all-around IT Security experience. He is an Ethical hacker and penetration tester. Ramu possesses expertise working in a hybrid delivery model with multiple clients/customers and managing cross-domain teams.

Ramesh Narasimhan

Managing Director – India

Ramesh Narasimhan heads India operations for projects and CDL-based services for Accion Labs. In addition Ramesh also leads the mobility business for Accion Labs. Ramesh has over 15+ years experience in IT and has worked with multinational clients, building strong professional relationships with industry leaders, mentoring and grooming a highly technical team, identifying creative business models and implementing various business strategies. He has great mix of technical and business skills. He has strong leadership and Managerial Experience – managing highly technical architects, web designers and system admin. He has won many awards for performance excellence and innovation in his career. Ramesh holds an Executive Management Certificate from IIM-K, Masters Degree in Computer Applications, Bachelors in Mathematics, and is a Sun Certified Enterprise Architect.

Raunak Khatri

Team Lead

Raunak is an enthusiastic software developer excited to learn and implement new technologies. He has over 5+ years of experience in software development and has worked hands-on with Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and Blockchain technologies. He is currently working on the Accion breeze platform.

Relton Alexander

Delivery Manager

Relton Alexander has many years of IT experience and expertise in leading Mobile and Web technologies. Relton Product architects and oversees the delivery of a number of our client products/accounts. Currently focuses in emerging technologies in setting up a COE for FinTech.

Sandhya Madhuri Hota

Senior Software Engineer

Sanket Harad

Lead - Quality Analyst

Total 6+ years of experience in Software Development and Software Testing, Test Automation, Project Transition, and Quality Assurance. He has delivered projects with multiple domains, platforms, applications, technologies across Globe. He has good knowledge and demonstrated experience of Software Testing Life Cycle, Software Testing Methodologies (both Manual and Automation)

Santosh Saboo

Santosh is a result oriented and customer focused IT leader with a proven record in managing IT projects and client engagements. He is responsible for managing key client relationships and leads the ServiceNow practice for Accion. Specializing in execution and delivery of IT projects and solutions in the areas of Cloud Migration, Databases, IT Service Management (ITSM), IT Operations Management (ITOM), Infrastructure Managed Services, Application Support, Open Source Implementations and other IT Infrastructure, Santosh brings more than 20 years of experience and is passionate about delivering high value solutions. Santosh holds a Bachelors degree and MBA in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh and is PMP and ITIL certified.

Satyajit Bandyopadhyay

Chief Customer Officer

Satyajit is a result-oriented leader with deep experience in R&D, product engineering life-cycle and IT services. He has played a pivotal role to build multiple innovation labs / EDCs in US/Europe/APAC/Eastern Europe for Enterprise and ISV customers. Prior to joining Accion, Sat held leadership positions at Edkal, Ness Digital Engineering, HP-Verifone, Wipro, iGate and Tata Steel.

Saurabh Periwal

Architect, Director - Delivery

With many years of deep hands-on IT experience and expertise in leading edge technologies, Saurabh architects and oversees the delivery of a number of our client projects/products.

Shahid Shaikh

Technology lead, Author/Blogger

Shahid has many years of hands-on IT experience and currently focusing on solving critical problems using blockchain and decentralized applications.

Sherry Gola

Principal Software Engineer - Lead Quality Analyst

She is well versed with automation testing tools and methodologies and has worked in various industry domains including banking, insurance and transport.

Shishir Shrivastava

Senior Software Engineer

Shishir is passionate for coding, solving real time problems and has good experience on Hybrid Mobility, Web Frontend and Backend Frameworks, IOT, Chatbots, Big Data and Blockchain. He is a technology geek, loves to learn newbie and open-source technology.

Shivani Walia

Director-Client Delivery

Results-focused professional with extensive experience in client engagement, strategic solutions and multi country program management. Responsible for the leadership of IT Delivery Management efforts, including strategic digital transformation initiatives.

Shyam Upadhyay

CEO Accion Digital

Shyam brings to Accion a rich experience of over 19 years, delivering value to wide range of customers across diverse verticals. He has led IT Services Practices with responsibilities for strategic planning, business development and delivery management. He has been instrumental in sales, solution and delivery within all the areas of technology including cloud migration, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobility and web development resulting in multimillion dollar revenue. Shyam is able to partner with senior business leadership of high profile clients, crafting solutions that deliver business results. Driving outcome focused teams with amazing perseverance, Shaym is able to meet challenging goals and add unique delivery value to customers.

Sriram Bajrang Bulusu

Data Scientist

Sriram Bajrang Bulusu is a data expert creating, architecting and implementing data analytics solutions and leveraging cloud capabilities to generate actionable insights out of data.

Subramani J

UX/UI Architect, Design Thinker

With many years of experience in UX/UI passionate about studying how technology transformations are helping human and business, how product revolutionizes when technology and design solutions intersect each other.

Subramanian

Director & CEO of i2s Business Solutions

Subra runs the i2s group of companies spread from ASEAN to Australia, India and United Arab Emirates, focused predominantly on IBM and other emerging technologies.

Subra has more than 35 years of experience in Delivery, Operations and Sales, with 22 years’ operating from Singapore. Subra has been instrumental for growing the company from day one and recognized by IBM as their premier partner in ASEAN countries and UAE. i2s is close to 200 team members.

Subra has been responsible for identifying clients and expanding operations in new territories including Africa.

Tanmai Naik

Senior Software Developer

Tanmai has good years of experience in solution architecture and web development. Focussed on emerging technologies, he has expertise in Javascript and Python.

Tanmay Naik

Software Developer

He is an open-source enthusiast, part of the product engineering team at Accion. He Likes more to work on Java & Angular.
Always on the lookout for new tools and technology, Tanmay enjoys doing painting and illusions art in his free time.

Tony Kernan

Co-Founder

Tony Kernan has 20 + years of IT sales and client management experience. He has exceptional understanding of the factors governing successful client-supplier relationship and world-class experience building outcome-oriented client engagements models. Tony’s vision is to help Product/ Tech Entrepreneurs anywhere and everywhere along the Product Development Life Cycle through innovative adoption of Digital Transformation, Machine Learning and Automation best practices. He is a Graduate of Duquesne University, life-long resident of Pittsburgh, active in coaching, mentoring, teaching throughout his career.

Ujwal Yelmareddy

Chief Architect - DevOps

Ujwal has spent a lot of years in the banking industry as a software technologist employee, I have stumbled upon Accion Labs leaderships team in one of my meetings and made a transition as a Technology Consultant which opened up a completely new perspective of my career with opportunities to meet and work on solutions with very smart people.

Vaibhav Satam

UI Architect

Vaibhav is a passionate javascript developer focusing on delivering high performant applications. He likes to study algorithms in his free time.

Venugopal Reddy

Director Delivery

Venu has many years of software industry experience in software development, delivery management of application development, maintenance and delivery service lines. He has been working with large enterprises and specializes in media, healthcare, manufacturing, e-Learning & life sciences domains.

Vipin Mehta

QA Manager

Vipin has 15+ Years of experience in Software Product Testing that includes strong experience in QE & Automation, QA Management & Globalization QA (i18n, l10n)