• 20 Most Promising Technology Companies Founded and Managed by Indians in the U.S. - 2021

    Over the years, Indian talents have pushed the boundaries and emerged as powerful entrepreneurs in the U.S. These Indian entrepreneurs have efficiently tapped the potential of groundbreaking technologies and established their tech companies to solve the prevailing business problems. Today several companies founded or run by them are ruling globally, showcasing some unique and innovative application of the nascent technologies. Be it Big Data, Artificial Intelligence, the Internet of Things, the Cloud, or any other technology, the Indian CEOs, CXOs, and founders have portrayed their caliber to optimally leverage these and thereby cater to the spiraling needs of the consumers. It is believed that apart from the educational qualifications, the economic and social structure of the country make the people adept at fine-tuning themselves to complex situations and design solutions for some real-world business problems effectively. Currently, some of the most unparalleled companies offering A.I. and Big Data Analytics, A.I. platforms, Cloud Solutions, and several other leading technological solutions for diverse industry sectors, including finance, pharmacy, drug discovery and development, I.T., and so on, are led by the Indian entrepreneurs. And while it has been a journey of immense effort and dedication to achieve success as founders and executives, we have tried to bring out their company's impactful presence within the market in this edition of Siliconindia. Our distinguished panel consisting of prominent Indian CEOs and CIOs, analysts, V.C.s, founders of several V.C. companies, including the editorial board of Siliconindia, have compiled this edition to bring to light the best-in-class companies founded and managed by Indians. Besides, the magazine comprises valuable insights from industry experts, CIOs, and CXOs on the current trends, technological improvements, and innovations and portrays their expertise. To offer readers these inspiring stories and technology trends, Siliconindia presents to you 20 Most Promising Technology Companies Founded and Managed by Indians in the U.S.
Company Logo Company Name Company Management Company Description
Bloqcube Rama Rao, CEO and Co-founder Bloqcube® offers innovative, unified, clinical trials management and financial software that is dedicated to accelerate clinical trials. Gartner Group ™ had listed it in the Hypecycle™ report for 2020 in their section on Life Science and Blockchain companies. Bloqcube® uses a cloud-based electronic data capture and distributed ledger and technology to accelerate clinical trials to deliver real-time immutable data transparently and provide fully decentralized remote clinical trial management tools. The platform also has integrated financial module, called Continuous Clinical Trial Accounting (C2TA™). With their exquisite mission of accelerating trials for patient’s benefits, Bloqcube® is striving to explore areas of rare diseases where treatment options are negligible
CoreStack Ezhilarasan (Ez) Natarajan, Founder and CEO CoreStack, an AI-powered, multi-cloud governance solution, empowers enterprises to unleash the power of cloud on their terms by rapidly enabling continuous and autonomous cloud governance at scale. Focusing on the three distinct verticals of CloudOps, SecOps, and FinOps, CoreStack’s solutionis architected toward driving maximum output from the cloud. CoreStack’s AI and rule-based automation capabilities promise more lean, efficient, and seamless execution of operations. Clients can expect to implement new streamlined workflows with standardized and automated processes that avoid manual intervention errors
DoWhistle Raja. M. Appachi, CEO and Co-Founder As a state-of-the-art GPS-tracking app, DoWhistle is bridging the distance between “need” and have” in real-time. The dynamic app allows a user to create a notification or “whistle” that sends a beep alert to both parties—the one who needs the service and the one providing it, when they are geographically nearing each other, thus connecting them effectively. DoWhistle uses four attributes, such as tags and skills, location radius, the whistles’ expiry time, and whether they are consumers or providers. Based on these four attributes, with a single whistle, a consumer can avail a particular service by a service provider present in the vicinity and vice versa
Green Circle Life Dinesh Sheth, Founder & CEO Green Circle Life provides an innovative, all-in-one communication and engagement application that aggregates all employee-facing HR, wellness, and healthcare services into a single sign-on, interactive dashboard that’s accessible on-demand from any PC or mobile device.Green Circle Life seamlessly integrates with both internal and externally managed systems enabling users to perform a range of tasks from the same App, including benefits enrollment, personnel record management, payroll, time and attendance, wellness programs, scheduling appointments, and even managing health records
InSemi Shreekanth Sampigethaya, President Founded in 2013, InSemi Technology offers Design services in VLSI, Product development in Embedded Systems, and a Bridge between Academia and Industry. The company’s VLSI expertise is in Foundation IP -Memory Compiler/Custom, Analog, IO and Standard Cell, ASIC Domain -Design/Verification and Technology/Infrastructure -CAD, PDK, and Techfile Development & QA. InSemi’s Embedded Systems team focuses on Complete product development know-how on IoT, PCB Schematic capture, layout design, Complete product analysis, and Embedded Software and App development
Intech Systems Anuja Parikh, CEO Intech provides consultation, implementation and support across various business solutions like ERP, CRM, Cloud, Business Intelligence and other complementary solutions. Intech specializes in providing complete integrated enterprise solutions to the businesses of all size. With 90+ experts, offices in 4 countries and projects implemented in 10+ countries, Intech aims at providing world-class business solutions on Microsoft Dynamics platform.Intech’s core offerings, which are aimed at delivering transformative technology solutions, include – Microsoft Dynamics ERP, Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Azure Cloud and Power BI
Machfu Prakash Chakravarthi, CEO and Co-founder Machfu makes industrial IoT solutions easy to use and adopt by improving the performance of the existing platforms and seamlessly connecting valuable assets to new cloud solutions. The company’s IIoT gateway, MACH Gateway, helps connect industrial controllers and sensors to existing backend systems and the cloud. Further it translates legacy industrial protocols into modern cloud-based applications, without impacting existing operations. Machfu’s MachIO offers standards-based wireless data collection of industrial sensors. It complements the capabilities of the Machfu ecosystem to interface with sensors in remote or harsh conditions. This product facilitates the collection, communication, computation, and transportation of data from several analog and digital sensors to backend monitoring systems and the cloud, or existing SCADA systems
Mallawa Ventures Raj Karan, President & CEO A technology solutions company addressing the need for smart solutions across Infrastructure, Telecom, Healthcare, Energy, Electric Vehicles-Transportation, Information Technology and several other sectors
NetApp George Kurian, CEO NetApp unlocks the best of cloud so that clients can put their data to work in the applications that run their business
NextNav Ganesh Pattabiraman, Co-founder and CEO NextNav provides a next generation platform from the ground up – one that works indoors and in urban areas, provides “floor level” altitude, and offers security against cyberthreats
Photothermal Spectroscopy Corp Roshan Shetty, Co-Founder and CEO Invention has been in the founding DNA of PSC since 2005.Key Application areas of PSC’s innovation are Life Sciences, Polymers, microplastics, contaminants/defects in High-Value Manufacturing such as Semiconductors.One area of great interest to PSC is the application of optical spectroscopy-based identification as applied to medical devices. The company had spun out a medical device technology that used auto-fluorescence to identify the parathyroid gland during ENT and Endocrine surgery. After successful R&D and product development, this product got FDA approval in 2018 and was acquired in 2020 by Medtronic Corporation (NYSE: MDT), the leader in medical devices
Protagonist Therapeutics Dinesh V. Patel, PhD, President and CEO Protagonist Therapeutics is a research-based biopharmaceutical company developing potentialtherapeuticsfor arange of chronic diseases, driven by a commitment to patients in need of new and better treatment options.Protagonist has developedde novoa rich and diverse pipeline of potential drug candidates for a range of diseases, among them a rare blood cancer known as polycythemia vera, and also Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. In addition, Protagonist has established a successful partnership of over three years running with Janssen, the pharmaceutical companies of Johnson & Johnson.This high-profile collaboration has provided Protagonist with significant financial resources and powerful external validation of its technology platform and drug candidates
Rocket Abhinav Agrawal, Co-Founder Rocket is a technology powered recruiting partner. Using machine learning, Rocket enables employers to quickly build world class teams.Rocket’s solution allows companies to evaluate the entire talent pool and find the best matches instantly. By pairing its AI services with human intelligence, Rocket helps companies define their hiring needs and identify, engage and close on top tiercandidates
ShopVox Rao Meka, Co-Founder shopVox offers a niche SaaS-based ERP platform for custom manufacturers including industries such as Signage, Screen Printing & Embroidery, Awards & Engraving, and Digital Printing. The ERP system of the company offers intuitive and comprehensive services to help custom manufacturers efficiently customize pricing, workflow and manage their clients, vendors, equipment, inventory, and collaboration between different teams and processes.Additionally, while most of the other ERP systems are expensive and takes months for implementation, the shopVox ERP system gets up and running within weeks without burning a hole in the clients’ pockets
Sprinklr Ragy Thomas, CEO Sprinklr is a provider of enterprise software for customer experience management, helping brands turn public conversations on modern channels into valuable insights to improve marketing, advertising, customer service, product development and more. Sprinklr began in Ragy Thomas' house in New Jersey, USA, on September 24th, 2009, and officially launched with its first customer on January 15th, 2010. New customers quickly signed up for the revolutionary new service, including Cisco, Microsoft, and Nike – reassured by Sprinklr's enterprise-class security, governance, and privacy. Over the years, a seasoned management team has joined Ragy, including experienced executives from Cisco, Procter & Gamble, Microsoft, Salesforce, BMC, and BazaarVoice
SupportLogic Krishna Raj Raja, Founder & CEO Ticketing platforms we have today are solely focused on metadata and the most useful content inside support tickets is not being harnessed. The company was started SupportLogic to put this unstructured data front and center and extract signals to not just understand customer sentiment, but also product requests, cross-sell and upsell opportunities, and churn risk.An "Intelligent Support Platform"™ built on AI and NLP to help organizations reduce customer escalations, prioritize work and drive operational efficiency
VoIP Office Sunny Reddy, Founder & CEO VoIP Office is a new-generation cloud-based communications provider that offers all the features of traditional PBX along with the latest functionality enabled by the use of VoIP technology. The company’s solution allows managers and supervisors to observe the communication behavior between their agents and the end-users. To eliminate any hindrance caused during these interactions, the platform offers discrete features that enables the supervisors to join any conversation midway and guide the agents to communicate better. Trained in the Sandler methodology, its skilled workforce can provide expert consultations and troubleshoot any queries related to VoIP
Auto Motive Power, Inc. Anil Paryani, CEO and CTO Auto Motive Power is an energy management company that specializes in charging and battery management systems (BMS)
Kirusa ., . Kirusa’s technology and connectivity to OTT messaging platforms and RCS providers and carriers, including Google, enables enterprises to build and deploy chatbots. Our solutions include Kirusa Konnect™, an omnichannel Communications Platform as a Service (CPaaS), InstaVoice®, a unique call completion solution that provides visual voicemail, missed calls,InstaVoice ReachMe, a smartphone app using voice over data to provide inexpensive voice roaming and virtual numbers and Kirusa Channels, a platform that allows fans to connect with their favorite celebrities. Founded in 2001, Kirusa has its solutions available globally with local presence in 18 countries and partnership with over 50+ mobile carriers. Headquartered in New Jersey, Kirusa has offices in 3 continents
Redberri ., . RedBerry Software has become an Industry Standard that is used around the world by hundreds of Freight Forwarders in over ten Countries. RedBerry has now released a new generation of Freight Forwarding software designed to give absolute flexibility and visibility of procedure and documentation whilst retaining total and instant financial control at all stages of freight movement. The techniques used to create this software are radically different to the methods employed by other freight software developers. RedBerry has a host of products for Freight Forwarders, no matter how large or small, RedBerry can provide the correct solution to assist your business. Companies that have benefited from using RedBerry include British Airways, TNT, Gulf Agencies, Expolanka, American Express and Kintetsu World Express, as well as numerous small companies around the world