Mindfire Solutions is led by an experienced and competent management team. This premier team gets together decades of technology and out-sourcing experience, and more than a decade of working together!
Our Founder and CEO, Chinmoy Panda, has had couple decades of experience in the global software industry, working 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 - USPTO (United States Patent and Trademark Office).
Chinmoy had earned his BE in Computer Science from BITS Pilani and his MBA from IIM Ahmedabad, both leading educational institutions of India. An avid photographer, he faces today his life's most daunting challenge - a teenage daughter.
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Soumya Mishra heads Operations and Facilities management and has been with Mindfire since the beginning. Soumya worked with the $40m JMBaxi, a multi-national shipping and exports company and 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!
Soumya had taken up Chartered and Cost Accountancy as his career before starting with Mindfire Solutions in 1999. Soumya's current challenge is to decipher the baubling of his baby daughter.
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Rajeev Kumar, Sr. VP and Chief Sales Officer, joined Mindfire in 2002. 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 and Vice President - moving through various roles in Engineering and Sales. Prior to Mindfire, Rajeev worked in Software Engineering and Program Management roles with Infosys and HCL in India, and Microsoft in the US. Rajeev earned his education credentials from NSIT-Delhi and IIM-Ahmedabad.
Rajeev continues to serve Mindfire as part of the leadership team, developing as well as executing strategic objectives & operating plans vital to the organization. Rajeev currently performs a cross-functional team leadership role, leading Sales and Engineering groups as well as providing direct & indirect leadership to other core functions.
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Yogita Sahoo, our Head of Testing Services, spent the initial nine years of her career as a Testing Manager with Mindfire where she helped us grow to be one of India’s prominent testing company with unmatched QA resource and testing techniques. She then spent a few years managing various cross-functional roles within the company before heading the QA Testing business unit at Mindfire.
Yogita has contributed to the international testing community with many of her original ideas through articles and presentations at renowned conferences. She has served as guest reviewer with a leading online QA forums and assisted in ISTQB’s pre-launch in India. She loves travelling, reading and spending time with her children.
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This stellar team is supported by more than a dozen senior leaders - in delivery, people, quality, sales and marketing - who have each been with Mindfire for at least a decade! Combined, leadership has more than 400 person-years of experience!
For this team, leadership at Mindfire and working together has been a consistent journey of decades. Their vision for Mindfire is a professional company that is respected globally for its innovative software services and technology.