Hemant Elhence - Founder & CEO, Synerzip
Hemant Elhence is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Synerzip. He founded Synerzip in 2004 to address the R&D expansion challenges faced by venture backed software companies, specifically in their growth stage. He identified the need to create a dedicated tailored software development team with cutting edge software skills that could significantly enhance the capacity and capabilities of each client’s in-house team. He recognized that dovetailing the client’s team with Synerzip’s India based team could significantly reduce time to market using Agile principles, and save companies millions of dollars in development costs. Through this collaborative approach, based on Agile principles, Synerzip is able to forge long-term loyal relationships with its clients and also with its employees.
Hemant holds an MBA from The University of Chicago, MSEE from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and BSEE from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), New Delhi.
Vinayak Joglekar - Founder & CTO, Synerzip
Vinayak Joglekar is the Founder and CTO of Synerzip. Vinayak built and scaled Synerzip’s project teams by attracting and retaining top-notch talent in the fiercely competitive market in India. Synerzip’s teams are highly applauded for their work by discerning clients.
Vinayak’s entrepreneurial career started in 1983 after he quit a programmer-analyst position in Alfa-Laval- a Swedish company which is a world leader in Heat Transfer and Separation technologies. Vinayak’s passion for technology skills development drove his ventures in recruitment, training and consulting.
Vinayak has an MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and BSME from Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.
Synerzip offers in-depth expertise in Agile software product development to venture funded small/mid-sized software companies focused on social media, mobile, big data analytics, cloud and enterprise software. Synerzip is based in the United States, with its software development center in India. This dual shore model gives clients the ability to tap into Synerzip’s superior engineering talent while cutting development costs by 50% and adds significant business flexibility by serving as an extension to current software product development efforts.
Since starting in 2004, Synerzip has served over 60 clients. Clients include companies backed by leading VCs, such as Tangoe (Sevin Rosen), Credant (Austin Ventures), QuickOffice (Mayfield), iTKO (Covera Ventures), PeopleAdmin (Summit Partners).