Mindfire Solutions is led by an experienced and competent management team. This premier team gets together years of technology and out-sourcing experience.
Our President and CEO, Mr. Chinmoy Panda, has had several years of experience in the global software industry, employed with companies like Adobe Systems Inc, Interra Inc, James Martin & Co and Cadence Design Systems. He has an approved United States Patent #6,904,560 in the areas of document analysis, document understanding and Internet search techniques. You can also view the Patent in USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office) website. Chinmoy had earned his BE in Computer Science from BITS Pilani and his MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, both leading educational institutions of India. Chinmoyp @ Twitter
Rajeev Kumar, our Chief Sales Officer (CSO), has been with Mindfire for about 10 years. Prior to Mindfire, Rajeev worked in software engineering and program management roles with Infosys and HCL Consulting in India, and Microsoft Corp in the US. Rajeev earned his BE (Computer Engineering) from NSIT, one of India's leading engineering institutes. He has continued further learning from institutes such as IIM-Ahmedabad and is also a PMI-certified Project Manager. Rajeev has been a crucial player in Mindfire’s journey from a small start-up to a mid-size organization, growing from Principal Engineer to Chief Sales Officer - moving through various roles in engineering and sales.
Shahzad Akhtar, our Chief Learning Officer (CLO), has been with Mindfire for 12 years - "since Day 1" is an easier way of putting it. Shahzad has unparalleled passion for work, learning and knowledge. His personal interest in core technologies and innovation has led to some very interesting areas of work - in challenging projects ranging from 3D mobile games to hardware interfacing projects, and large-scale multi-year C/C++ desktop systems development projects. Along the way, he also led Mindfire Labs. In his role as CLO, he touches and inspires every individual at Mindfire to pursue higher goals in Learning and Knowledge. He completed his BE from GB Pant University.
Mr. Soumya Mishra heads Operations and Facilities management. Soumya worked with the $40m JMBaxi, a multi-national shipping and exports company. After shipping, Soumya took up responsibilities with Euclid Networks, a US-based networking company. Having managed several facilities and network implementations, Soumya sets up additional infrastructure to meet our "spike-demand" without batting an eyelid!
Our Head of the Bhubaneswar Engineering Center, Ms Sonali Bhuyan, has occupied similar positions in the business of off-shore software out-sourcing. She has perfected the art of making customers comfortable with the remote development paradigm, and of providing appropriate facilities for engineering talent to deliver. Sonali completed her post-graduation in Political Science from Utkal University.
Their vision for Mindfire is a professional company that is respected globally for its innovative software services and technology.