Iain Shovlin

Founder & Chairman

Before forming Atidiv in 2009, Iain was a venture capitalist with Technology Crossover Ventures in Palo Alto, California for six years. At TCV he undertook investments spanning consumer internet, business process outsourcing and software. Prior to that, he was a management consultant with Bain & Company. Iain serves on the boards of several technology, consumer and media companies as the Chairman & Managing Partner at Guild Capital, an early stage venture capital firm he founded in 2009.

Apoorv Gautam

Vice President

Apoorv joined Atidiv in December 2017. He has 10+ years of experience across management consulting and operations strategy. Apoorv has previously served in key leadership positions with McKinsey & Co, Deloitte, Paytm and Rivigo. He holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from the Indian School of Business, Hyderabad and a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay.

Sailesh Mohapatra

Managing Director

Sailesh joined the Atidiv leadership team in 2014 after a stint as a management consultant at Bain & Company in Mumbai, where he worked across heavy industries, private equity and IT. He has overseen Atidiv grow 6x over the last 3 years. After completing a B. Tech in Chemical Engineering with a minor in Applied Statistics from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, he believed that Mathematics was the answer to life, the universe and everything- a philosophy now embedded at Atidiv.

Data Science

Srishti Mahajan

AVP, Data Science & Engineering

Srishti joined Atidiv in 2016 after one and a half years at Deutsche Bank , Mumbai, where she worked at the structured credit trading desk catering to Emerging Markets. She holds a B.Tech and M.Tech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi, along with a Chartered Financial Analyst Level 2 certification. She was always excited by the application of technology to real world problems, which drove her towards her current role at Atidiv.

Narendra S. Shukla

Director (Data Science)

Narendra joined Atidiv in 2018. He has 20+ years of IT experience specializing in Data Science (AI/ML/DL/DS). His experience spans Life Sciences, Healthcare, Retail and E*Commerce. Most of his experience was gained by directly working for US employers, in the US. Narendra has won several prestigious awards for successful Program and Project Management during his vast career. He currently heads our Data Science COE implementing state-of-the-art solutions for blue chip clientele.

Pushkar Pandit

Data Scientist

Pushkar joined Atidiv in 2017. Prior to Atidiv, he spent 2 years at Opera Solutions as an analytics specialist, serving clients across banking, tourism and real estate sectors by leveraging machine learning techniques to drive business growth. Pushkar holds an M.Tech and B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay.

Ankit Baraskar

Data Scientist

Ankit joined Atidiv in 2017. Prior to Atidiv, he spent 3 years at NYU, as a research scholar and a masters student in Mathematics and Ocean Science, creating models to determine the influence of plankton on the global carbon cycle. Ankit holds an M.Tech and B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from IIT Bombay, along with a minor in Mathematics. His interests lie in abstracting out real world phenomena into neat mathematical equations.

Vaishali Kulkarni

Data Engineer

Vaishali joined Atidiv in 2014. She has 13+ years of experience in software development. Before joining Atidiv, she worked at ActivElement and CloudCover. She has a Masters in Computer Science from Pune University.

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Nikhil Patil

AVP, Content Moderation

Nikhil joined Atidiv in 2017. Prior to Atidiv, he spent 3 years at McKinsey & Co. as a management consultant, serving clients across IT, heavy industries, consumer, and pharmaceutical sectors, predominantly in the sales and marketing function. Nikhil holds a M.Tech and B.Tech in Material sciences and Metallurgy from IIT Bombay.

Aditya Labroo

AVP, Customer Support

Aditya has previously worked with Optiver as a trader and with Deutsche Bank as a Senior Analyst. He has done an internship with Citibank . He also worked on his own venture for 6 months before joining Atidiv. Aditya has a B.S. from IIT Kanpur and an MBA from IIM Calcutta, and so product and business building are his naturally preferred domains.

Ankita Vij

AVP, Media Operations

Ankita joined the Atidiv team in 2015 after a stint as a management consultant at KPMG in Gurgaon, where she worked across renewable energy, infrastructure and IT projects. She completed her B.Tech and M.Tech in Biochemical Engineering and Biotechnology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Post her consulting experience at KPMG , she decided to leverage her skills in creating strategic solutions to address critical business problems. In her free time, she likes to experiment in the kitchen, read, and watch sitcoms.

Nazia Shaikh

Head, Operations

Nazia joined the Atidiv leadership team in 2014. She brings a wide range of experience from multiple organizations including e-Zest Solutions, ITCube Solutions, Total Attorneys and LOFT . She has extensive understanding of diverse domains spanning multi-channel customer engagement, insurance services, data mining, content moderation & financial services.

Corporate Team

Amit Rangari

General Counsel

Amit joined the Atidiv Team in 2015. Prior to Atidiv, Amit served as the Legal Head at Times Group and the Mediterranean Shipping Company , where he worked on contract drafting and vetting (domestic and international), litigation management, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate advisory. Amit believes that law empowers and authorizes people to “argue” and ask questions and that’s what he is doing at Atidiv – asking questions and fixing what’s wrong.

Sajal Maheshwari

Head, Finance

Sajal joined Atidiv in 2017 after one and a half years at Deloitte Haskins & Sells, Mumbai, where he worked in the Audit and Enterprise Risk Function across Manufacturing and Mining Verticals. He is a Chartered Accountant, along with a Chartered Financial Analyst Level 1 certification.

Vijay V Dahe

Head, IT

Vijay joined the Atidiv leadership team in 2016. He is a computer engineer with certifications in ITIL V3, ISO 27001, and network management. Before joining Atidiv, he was a part of the early team at QuickHeal , India’s largest homegrown antivirus provider, from inception to its IPO. With 10 years of experience managing IT functions in various domains like IT, BFSI, FMCG, he brings expertise in infrastructure operations, data centers, service delivery, information security and governance.

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