Aruna Schwarz
CEO
Bangalore, India

Aruna has more than 20 years of experience in Product Management, Business Development and Marketing with leading Telecos and Content Management solutions vendors. Her most recent experience was at Rosebud Technologies – a content management solutions vendor in Paris, France, where as Head of Marketing for Europe, she was responsible for developing and launching a suite of Content Management products.

Her experience also includes the launch of the B2B products in France for 9Telecom (a Telecom Italia subsidiary in France) as Head of the SME Marketing Group, Business Development & Product Head for the Internet turnkey solutions for the Schlumberger and Cable & Wireless joint venture for EMEA, and marketing and product management roles at Cable & Wireless and BT in the UK.

A native of India, Aruna has an MA in Economics from Bangalore University and an MBA from Aston Business School, Birmingham, UK. She has spent all her career in Europe (UK & France) and is now based in Bangalore, India.

Pierre Fraisse
CTO
Lyon, France

Pierre has worked in the field of document management, search, semantic and XML related technologies for over 25 years.

As the CTO of Datox for over 20 years, Pierre headed the R&D team building content management, archiving, image and video processing, categorization and text mining solutions for the media sector.

Pierre started his career as a researcher in mathematics at the CNRS (the French National Center for Scientific Research) and had published in many international journals on Graph Theory and Combinatorics. A native of France, Pierre holds a PhD in Engineering and Mathematics from Université Paris XI Orsay, and holds a graduate engineering degree from the prestigious Ecole Polytechnique in Paris.

Chandrashekar (a) Shekar
VP Business Operations
Bangalore, India

Shekar has more than 18 years of experience in Aviation IT & Airlines Domain with expertise in Flight Operations, Flight Planning, Load & Trim, Navigation data, Electronic Flight Bags (EFB’s) and Mobility solutions,Technical Sales and Business Development (software and services).

His most recent company was ZyenaLabs where they were offering industry specific products & solutions on Mobile, Virtual reality (VR), Augmented reality (AR) Platform with (AI) Artificial Intelligence algorithms to enhance and optimize key aspects of business processes in the areas of Health & Safety, Training’s, Operations & Maintenance for the Aviation & Aerospace, Transportation and Manufacturing Industry etc.

Prior to ZyenaLabs, Shekar was with Laminaar Aviation Infotech an aviation ERP solution provider for close to 11 years, Managing Key accounts across India, United States, Qatar, UAE, Philippines,Singapore etc. Chief Architect to develop EFB’s and Mobility solutions with a team of 40+ professionals from ground up and achieve internal sales in a short span of time. A native of Bengaluru, India, Shekar holds a BE (Electronics & Communication) with Six Sigma certifications, a Senior Management Professional with training in PMP and PRINCE2. Strong Project Management, Delivery and Team Management skills.

Arpita Dutta Roy
Technical lead
Bangalore, India

Arpita has over 10 years of experience in Software Development with companies like Accenture and ANZ working on customer projects across multiple locations in the US, Europe & Asia.

Arpita lives in Bengaluru, India, holds a BE (Computer Science) and a Certified Scrum Master(r) and Strong Project Management, Delivery and Team Management skills.