Leadership

Prashant Nema Prashant Nema is a co-founder of Cognic Systems. Prashant has been an efficient developer, product visionary, and innovator in the enterprise software industry for more than 15 years. He looks after Cognic’s Strategy and Product development.

In addition to his role at Cognic, He runs Episteme Partners a boutique consulting practice in the areas of enterprise architecture & big data and mentor data oriented startups to develop their product and market strategies. He also helps skill development of fresh graduate as part of Hunar Labs which he co-founded.

Prashant received an MBA from Nyenrode Business University and undergraduate in Mechanical Engineering.

Gyanendra Singh Founder member of Cognic Systems, A technocrat is an insurance visionary and an outstanding leader who believes in making things happen rather than waiting for them to happen. His proven expertise in industry advisory, consulting and leadership are well perceived amongst industry leaders, insurance veterans and analysts’ community.

This Technology entrepreneur from Stanford personifies the motto “Stay Hungry, Stay Foolish”, He keeps abreast of the latest technologies in the digital arena. Having more than 15 years of industry experience spanning across multiple projects in different technologies and domains in India & abroad catering to the senior level positions, Gyanendra, a magician, has expertise in building high performance teams, driving growth, conceptualizing industry solutions for insurance domain. His experience encompasses varied skills viz. strategy building, business consulting, go to market strategy, solution development, presales and domain development.

He has worked with major insurance houses like ING, AXA, Allianz and Tokio-Marine globally. He is a mechanical engineer and holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Symbiosis University, Pune.

Ghanshyam Ahuja Entrepreneur, Angel Investor & Business Consultant in Cognic system.Ghanshyam comes with a rich experience of more than 15 year, highly motivated, driven self-starter with a knack for getting things done. A Passionate Entrepreneur with strong belief in Client & Ecosystem Partnership.

A "Go-To" person for building Technology & Business Consulting business in Asia-Pacific Having keen interest in "SMAC (Social, Mobile, and Analytics & Cloud)" based disruptive solutions especially for Healthcare, Life Sciences & Insurance industries. Built competencies (Like Business Intelligence, Data Analytics, BPO, and Shared Services) and Industry practices (Life Sciences, Healthcare, and Insurance) in Asia Pacific.

He believe in Strong Client Focus & Partnering expertise with personal mission to help. Strong skills in Large Consulting, Outsourcing, IT services & Solutions Sales & Program Management.

Mradul Jha Mradul equipped with the knack of functional management along with the practical experience in the analysis, development and implementation of Strategic Business Plans and Policies to ensure organizational growth, targeting maximum profitability & cost effectively within given SLAs-TAT.

Mradul is expertise in maintaining high standards of customer service, with quality & service norms to achieve customer satisfaction and business retention.

Mradul worked with IT Giants in india and abroad (Patni, Infosys, NTT Data, IBM). He has relevant exposure into supply chain management, Insurance, retail and transportation, Cruise and Banking.

He equipped with Customer satisfaction (Yellow belt) and 14+ years of progressive experience and proven record of significant, successful contribution in project management, process improvement, business analysis/evaluation, product-development life cycle methodologies, supplier management, and quality management systems, processes, standards, and systems in a wide range of organizations that previously had no standards or programs in place.

Avantika SinghAvantika Singh is managing Human Resources and Administration of Cognic Systems. She guides our company in our quest to achieve goals. She is a creative and innovative thinker with effective human resources management and goal setting abilities combined with team building. Being a human resources (HR) officer, she develop, advice and implement policies relating to the effective use of resources.

She is responsible for planning, directing and implementing activities designed to maximize an organization's workforce, including recruitment, hiring and training staff, strategizing and planning for future needs.

She agrees with Simon Sinek - “ When people are financially invested, they want a return. When people are emotionally invested, they want to contribute. ”

Ajay Kumar Dhir Chief Mentor and Member of the Advisory Board

Ajay comes with over 34 years of distinguished experience in the IT Industry in India, US, EU, Australia and South East Asia.

With his rich experience and impeccable credentials, he brings Thought Leadership, Governance and Industry Expertise to Cognic Systems. He shall be driving new initiatives, growth, customer acquisition and investments for Cognic Systems in India, SE Asia, MEA and US.

Ajay is an expert in IT Strategy, Shared Services, Enterprise Wide Applications, Sustainability & Green IT, Governance Risk and Compliance, Cyber Security, Supply Chain & Logistics and Human Capital Management.

He is also the Chairman & Founder of Software Startups Association, Oranda Global, APAC CXO Forum, MENA CXO Forum, Global Women Leaders Forum and Asia Pacific Outstanding Executives Club (India, SAARC, ASEAN, MEA & GCC). One of the most respected CIOs in India and abroad, he has been honored with several prestigious awards and is also a speaker in top international forums.

Ajey BhardwajAjey is a healthcare veteran, After working in the Pharmaceutical industry for more than a decade he decided to pursue one of his life’s-goal of working in the field of Public Health. His overall strength lies in providing Leadership to the Public Health programs. Program Management, Linking technology to provide sustainable solutions, Financial Management, Building partnerships with Public sector units for successful implementation, Business development, Negotiation, Research & Proposal writing, Fund raising, Media management contributes to his core-competencies.

He quit his job as the Vice President in a leading Pharmaceutical company in 2004 to setup a Non-Governmental Organization - AVNI and also joined hands with Cognic Systems to lead the Strategic initiatives in public health domain that reinforces our overall domain expertise and enables us in capacity building in Public health management linking it to practice and policy.

He has been working closely in partnership with other National & International Universities in USA, South Africa, Health ministries of 21 States in India, Government of India - Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, WHO, UNICEF, UNFPA, FOGSI, and 32 other reputed Medical Colleges in India and abroad. Ajey is a Pharmacy Graduate with a Post-Graduate degree in Business Management.

Parag Thakur A highly motivated and passionate Parag has valuable experience in the Business Development and Outsourcing industry. He started his career in the Web industry and moved on to more challenging roles at Cognic to finally laying the foundation for the company. He is highly dynamic Sales professional with extensive experience in International Sales.

Astute, confident Sales professional attuned to the changing needs of business. Results oriented Professional with 9+ years of successful and progressive experience in Sales, Team Management and vendor Management, with a solid track record , Special ability to identify and modify areas in need of improvements.

He brainstorms new ideas, makes sure our customers are happy, and helps grow business for both Cognic and Cognic's clients.

Jasdhir Singh Jasdhir a competent professional with more than 10 years of experience in Application Development, Client Interfacing and Knowledge Management Activities.

Jasdhir has designed and implemented more than 25+ Web enterprise solutions using Java, J2EE and Portal Technologies. He has worked with an impressive array of clients like GE Capital, ICICI Bank, and National Stock Exchange for developing and supporting key business applications.

Jasdhir is a Science graduate with Masters in Information Technology.

Jasdhir have been instrumental in conducting Knowledge Management activities for premium companies like 3i- Infotech, Accenture, Atos Origin, Cognizant Technologies, HSBC, i Flex-Oracle, L&T Info Tech etc. Having trained more than 4K professionals from various corporates in India , with experience of conducting close to 275 training.

Abhishek Mor Abhishek is responsible for the defining the Architecture of applications that we develop at Cognic Systems. A technical guy in true sense with Microsoft Certified Professional Developer and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist certification on .Net Platform to justify his immense coding talent and jest for technology.

With more than 6 years of valuable work experience in designing and developing applications for Web and Mobile platforms as well with vast experience in Insurance , Retail and Media Domain. He has worked with clients like AllState Insurance, Zags , Megafliss, MultiChoice, MNet to name a few.

Utkarsh Dixit Utkarsh Dixit started his career as a freelancer and entrepreneur, where in he founded UtkarshDixit.in.

Utkarsh is leading a team of skilled developers in OpenSource technologies WordPress, Joomla, PHP to name a few. Utkarsh has worked with a wide variety of clients on these technologies and has delivered multiple assignments single handedly. His expertise in Web Development, Custom Software Developer , SEO , Digital Marketing truly speaks of the volume of work he has done for his clients.

His hard work and dedication has been truly recogonized and has received various awards , prominent being International Quality Award Year 2016 Award Winner, Consumer Choice Award Year 2015 Award Winner, Best Web Developer In MP Year 2014 Award Winner, Best Web Developer In MP Year 2012 Award Winner. In his free time Utkarsh enjoys posting and sharing his experiences on UtkarshDixit.in with others.

Rohit KatareRohit is insightful, results-driven IT professional with notable success directing a broad range of corporate IT security initiatives while participating in planning, analysis and implementation of solutions in support of business objective. Rohit is having six plus years of experience and expertise in designing, implementing, and troubleshooting network infrastructure and security.

Rohit has the capacity to manage and solve complex problems involving a wide variety of information systems, work independently on large-scale projects, and thrive under pressure in fast-pace environments while directing multiple projects from concept to implementation.

His areas of expertise include wide variety of tasks in Network and System Security, Data Integrity/disaster Recovery, Risk Assessment /Impact Analysis, Research and development, IS audit/Policy Planning /Implementation, Server Administration, Technical Specification Development, Team and Project Leadership. Demonstrated effectiveness of security.