Prateek Garg

Prateek Garg is an entrepreneur and a technology visionary. Prateek is the Founder and CEO of Progressive Infotech (www.progressive.in). Trusted IT partner since 1998, Progressive Infotech is a next-generation managed services company that provides a comprehensive suite of IT transformation and support services. Progressive is constantly redefining the way IT services are being delivered and consumed with assured outcomes. Headquartered in National Capital Region (NCR)-Noida in India, Progressive Infotech today is a CMMI level 3 company with over 600 plus full-time employees, 200 plus global clients, 200 plus consultants and an international footprint in the US.

Prateek has seed funded and is currently mentoring a Silicon Valley startup called Centilytics (www.centilytics.com), which is an intelligent cloud management platform (CMP). The startup is part of the tier-1 global accelerator, StartX at Stanford University, Palo Alto.

Prateek was felicitated at the 9th ‘Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards-2018’, Prateek received the award for his continued efforts and innovations in the field of ‘IT, Internet and Telecommunication’. Prateek has chaired the Western U.P. Zonal Council- Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) as Vice-Chairman (2013-14) and as Chairman (2014-15). He is the CII Co-Chairmen Northern Region (2019-20) for Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Prateek holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra, India. He has attended the Management Development Programs at XLRI, Jamshedpur and INSEAD, Singapore.

Unflinching commitment toward customer success continues to remain Prateek’s core belief.

Venu Garg


Venu joined hands in laying the foundation of Progressive. As the Director – People Excellence & Administration, she has from then on, guided and motivated the Progressive clan on the excellence path. Her friendly and approachable demeanour helps create a feeling of belongingness within the Progressive family.

Under her able guidance, Progressive has scaled up to have a 1000 plus resource base. She has driven several Human Capital initiatives with key focus on Employee Management to imbibe a culture in Progressive that compels people to delve within and nurture their competencies further.

Progressive models its HR practices on PCMM Level 3 and has won the coveted ‘Amity HR Excellence Award consecutively, at the 5th & 6th Global HR Summit’

Venu also ensures that the administration of the company runs smoothly and effectively. A post graduate in Mathematics (Statistics) from Punjab University, Venu has a vast experience of over 15 years in the IT industry.

Dr.T.R.Madan Mohan


Dr. T. R. Madan Mohan is a Managing Partner at Browne & Mohan. Previously he was Director (Consulting), ICT Practice, South Asia & Middle East at Frost & Sullivan. He has also been a member of Board of Directors of various organizations.

He has been a Professor with various prestigious institutions like, Indian institute of Management, Bangalore (Technology & Strategy); Eric Sprott School of Business, Carleton University, Canada; Brisbane Graduate School of Business, Queensland University of Technology, Australia; Management Development Institute, Gurgaon; Institute of Rural Management.

Dr. T.R. Madan Mohan is a Bachelor of Engineering from Gulbarga University and Ph. D (Management Studies) from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Aditya Garg

Aditya Garg, CEO & Founder of Centilytics, holds a Masters in Computer Science from Stanford and an undergraduate degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Georgia Tech.

Spending a fair share of his life between The US and India, he brings in the best of both worlds to the organization along with his diverse understanding of the Industry. From being an ace graduate at Georgia Tech to be a part of the Stanford’s StartX program, Aditya carries all the right badges on his chest.

He brings in a rich background of highly technical skillset tied up with sharp business acumen. He was able to jumpstart Centilytics and bootstrap it within two years, and all of this while he was completing his masters from Stanford.

As a member of Stanford’s StartX founders’ program; Aditya has had the privilege of being guided by some of the most proficient mentors in the industry as well as create a monumental network base.

Aditya is a visionary and has a keen eye to pick out the right opportunity at the right time. He believes in the dynamics of young culture in business and thus, has created a team of alphas who help and support him to drive his vision.

‘He believes that the core strength lies in team synergy’, and Under Aditya’s leadership Centilytics has achieved what its competitors could achieve in 3X more time and 80X more funding. They have recently announced a merger with one of the largest Managed Services Provider based out of India, with Aditya taking up the CEOs role for both the businesses. With Aditya’s success in Centilytics and the pedigree he carries, he was the befitting choice as per the board’s recommendation.

Prateek Garg

Prateek Garg is an entrepreneur and a technology visionary. Prateek is the Founder and CEO of Progressive Infotech (www.progressive.in). Trusted IT partner since 1998, Progressive Infotech is a next-generation managed services company that provides a comprehensive suite of IT transformation and support services. Progressive is constantly redefining the way IT services are being delivered and consumed with assured outcomes. Headquartered in National Capital Region (NCR)-Noida in India, Progressive Infotech today is a CMMI level 3 company with over 600 plus full-time employees, 200 plus global clients, 200 plus consultants and an international footprint in the US.

Prateek has seed funded and is currently mentoring a Silicon Valley startup called Centilytics (www.centilytics.com), which is an intelligent cloud management platform (CMP). The startup is part of the tier-1 global accelerator, StartX at Stanford University, Palo Alto.

Prateek was felicitated at the 9th ‘Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards-2018’, Prateek received the award for his continued efforts and innovations in the field of ‘IT, Internet and Telecommunication’. Prateek has chaired the Western U.P. Zonal Council- Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) as Vice-Chairman (2013-14) and as Chairman (2014-15). He is the CII Co-Chairmen Northern Region (2019-20) for Artificial Intelligence (AI).

Prateek holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering from the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Kurukshetra, India. He has attended the Management Development Programs at XLRI, Jamshedpur and INSEAD, Singapore.

Unflinching commitment toward customer success continues to remain Prateek’s core belief.

Venu Garg


Venu joined hands in laying the foundation of Progressive. As the Director – People Excellence & Administration, she has from then on, guided and motivated the Progressive clan on the excellence path. Her friendly and approachable demeanour helps create a feeling of belongingness within the Progressive family.

Under her able guidance, Progressive has scaled up to have a 1000 plus resource base. She has driven several Human Capital initiatives with key focus on Employee Management to imbibe a culture in Progressive that compels people to delve within and nurture their competencies further.

Progressive models its HR practices on PCMM Level 3 and has won the coveted ‘Amity HR Excellence Award consecutively, at the 5th & 6th Global HR Summit’

Venu also ensures that the administration of the company runs smoothly and effectively. A post graduate in Mathematics (Statistics) from Punjab University, Venu has a vast experience of over 15 years in the IT industry.

Ajit Nair


Ajit is the Executive Vice President at Progressive Infotech, driving the IMS Business SBU within the company.

He is primarily responsible for Business Strategy, Sales, Business Development, Client Success, Inside Sales, Marketing and Strategy implementation for IMS business, including Digital Workplace Services, And End-Point security solutions.

Ajit carries the responsibility for the P&L of the IMS SBU and is responsible for profitably growing the company’s business.

His other responsibilities include Nurturing Strategic Alliances, building ProgressiveNext Brand, new business expansion including international markets for profitably growing the services business, and building strategic clients, and partner
eco-system for the company.

Ajit has over thirty years of leadership experience in the IT Infrastructure Management Services industry, IT Services, IT Consulting, and Management Consulting Services domain, and has rich work experience in the Infotech industry and HR Staffing industry as well.

He has completed Master’s degree in Computer Science from Department of Computer Science, University of Pune and Executive Masters in International Trade from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT), New Delhi. He has received bronze Medal for his academic performance from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT-Delhi), a premier educational institution recognized globally for it’s quality educational standards and excellence in International Marketing and Foreign Trade education.

Prior to the Sales leadership role for India & APAC Region at iGATE Global Solutions Ltd., Ajit was President, iGATE Infrastructure Management Services Ltd. (a wholly owned subsidiary of iGATE Global Solutions Ltd. iGATE Global Solutions Ltd. has been merged into Capgemini, following its’ take over few years ago.

Ajit has contributed significantly to iGATE’s business by adding value and delivering outcomes to the company, and growing iGATE’s IMS business during his work tenure spanning 15+ years!

Ajit has successfully completed Harvard Business School’s Executive Education Program- ‘Managing and Transforming Professional Services Firms in India ‘ in Jan’ 2011. In addition, he has successfully completed Harvard Business School’s Executive Education program – “Launching New Ventures – India” in June 2012.

In the past, Ajit was part of Adecco India’s corporate leadership team and had worked as Sales Director, Adecco India; he has served as Vice President – Sales and Business Development, at TeamLease Services Ltd. part of leadership team, and as Head of Sales – India and Asia Pacific Region, at iGATE Global Solutions Ltd., among other.

Ajit takes keen interest in providing thought leadership by interactions in various forums, panel discussions, adding value to customers, mentoring management students, SMEs, and new startups as well. Ajit wholeheartedly extend his support in grooming young talent and identifying potential leaders for the development of the company. Ajit believes services sector is “the sector of future” !

Ajit is based in Mumbai, and he reachable on his email ajit.nair@progressive.in and his mobile# is +91-9324802323.

Sandeep Khanna


Sandeep Khanna is Sr. Vice President – Service Excellence at Progressive Infotech responsible for service delivery, operations and excellence. His sphere activity also includes business development – North, business strategy, client relationship and financial management of Progressive’s NxtGen Managed Services.

Sandeep has been diligently instrumental in implementing various processes to improve the customer experience and has actively worked to get the organization certified in ITSM, ISMS & QMS.

He started his career as R&D Engineer at ESPL where he played a key role in Production and Quality Control department of the organization. He now owns over 25 years of extensive experience in service operations & delivery management, process enhancement, project management, business process re-engineering, quality management and cost management.

Sandeep joined Progressive in the year 2006 where he was responsible for leading IT Operations across India besides delivering very large and complex projects for Progressive. Prior to joining Progressive, he was an entrepreneur and went over to build a leading Web Solutions company.

He believes in self-challenging and amelioration of his team efficiency to achieve better results in terms of client experience and business value.

Mr. Sandeep has achieved certifications in ITIL v3, AWS Business Professional, INSEAD – Business & Financial Strategy. He holds a degree in B.E. Computer Science from Gulbarga University in Karnataka, India.

Arvind Aggarwal


Arvind Agarwal is Progressive’s General Manager – Finance, a fellow chartered accountant who holds overall responsibility for financial strategy, financial operations and accounts.
He has a breadth of experience in all aspects of finance, management, accounting and reporting and setting the accounting policies and directing the team. He is also chartered with managing a balanced financial portfolio and maintaining the highest level of integrity, transparency and governance in the company operations.

Arvind is in-charge for funds mobilization to enable the rapid growth of Progressive. He is also an expert at handling legal issues and has played a key role in redefining Service Level Agreements (SLAs).

He possesses vast knowledge on financial management, banking, treasury, budgeting, risk management and fund raising activities. His proactive nature and ready to help attitude, ensures smooth financial operations internally as well as externally.

A Fellow Chartered Accountant who brings in 20 years of rich experience, Arvind has led various initiatives to help streamline the operational parameters and drive excellence.