Richard Kusiolek, Managing Editor, GMCStream Inc. has an on-site conversation with Sasken Technologies’ Ajit Singh, Senior VP and Head, Communications & Devices Business Unit.
Ajit Singh is the Senior VP and Head, Communications & Devices Business unit at Sasken. Ajit has joined Sasken with more than two decades of experience spanning across Product Engineering and IT Services and has successfully driven large client engagements and leading global operations. Ajit's rich experience in managing 360 degree alliance partnerships and innovative business models have enabled mutual success with customers.Prior to joining Sasken, Ajit was responsible for managing P&L for an industry vertical of $130+ million at Wipro.
Ajit holds a Master’s Degree in Management Studies - Sales and Marketing and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics and Telecommunications from University of Mumbai, India. He lives with his family in Plano, Texas
Established in 1989, Sasken employs 2200+ people, operating from state-of-the-art centers in Bangalore, Pune, Chennai and Hyderabad (India), Kaustinen and Tampere (Finland), and Beijing, Shanghai (China). Sasken also have a presence across Germany, Japan, UK, and USA. Sasken has been listed in the National Stock Exchange and Bombay Stock Exchange since its initial public offering in 2005.
At the helm of Sasken is its Chairman, Managing Director and CEO, Rajiv C Mody who founded the company in the classical tradition of several Silicon Valley startups; in a garage in Fremont, California. This was before he returned to India to expand company operations in 1991. Under his able leadership, Sasken has grown into a major technology and solution provider to Tier-1 customers across several business segments.
For nearly three decades, Sasken has been providing extensive expertise to global satellite communication leaders by developing terminals, handheld devices, network software development, and conformance test tool developments to enable reliable communication with satellites (GEO, MEO or LEO). Sasken has executed full device development program for many handset and terminal products from conceptualization, design and development to integration, productizing and production ramp-up support. At the event, Sasken will display a handheld satellite terminal developed for the world’s leading satellite service provider along with M2M devices that detail Sasken’s communication expertise.