The Team
Behind the Magic!

Prof. Anshul Kumar - Chairman - KritiKal Board of Directors

DR. ANSHUL KUMAR
Chairman(Board of Directors)
Co-Founder

Dipinder Sekhon

DIPINDER SEKHON
Chief Executive Officer
Co-Founder 

Ashwani Gautam

ASHWANI GAUTAM
Principal Architect ( Mobile, Cloud & Software Systems)   |   Co-Founder

Nishant_Sharma_KritiKal

NISHANT SHARMA
Principal Architect (Embedded Systems & IoT)
Co-Founder

Retd. Vice Admiral Venkat Barry Bharathan

Vice Admiral (Retd.)
‘Barry’ Bharathan

Strategic Advisor (North America),
Former Vice Chief of Naval Staff, Indian Navy

Vikram Sethi

VIKRAM
SETHI
Director
(North America)

HERE'S WHAT WE'VE BEEN UPTO...

scalable media server
Scalable Media Server Solution establishes & maintains the entire audio/video session during an online test. It handles end-to-end media audio-video streaming.
Crane Monitoring System
KritiKal built a safe load indicator unit using different sensors that monitor the system as per the configured safety limits and gather data of vital parameters.
KLiPR
TRAZER Service enables smooth functioning of the toll management system. As it caters different traffic conditions, it delivers 99% accurate traffic data results.
loyalty mobile app
Loyalty mobile app allows channel partners–distributors and resellers–to redeem their rewards on the go. It comes with features like Login and New Member Sign Up.
ICTAI workshop 2019
KritiKal Solutions, a technology company, took part in the International Center for Transformative Artificial Intelligence (ICTAI) Workshop held at Bangalore on November 22, 2018.
The EMPOWER 2018 Conference showcased a variety of Assistive Technology Solutions, with a strong focus on empowering the Visually Impaired Community.
smart parking system
Smart Parking Management System overcomes the parking challenges faced by various private & public facilities. It detects the total number of empty and filled parking bays.
smart helmet poc
The Smart Helmet System has in-built sensors that detect a crash and alert the family immediate contacts of the user with the GPS coordinates of the incident.
iot world conference
Internet of Things World Conference is the largest IoT event in the world with over 13000 attendees, more than 300 global speakers and 200 sponsors and exhibitors.
guest lecture
IIT Delhi invited Mr. Piyush Bhargava (Principal Architect – Computer Vision & Image Processing – at KritiKal Solutions) as a guest speaker to deliver a lecture on Intelligent Transportation Systems …
Refreshable Braille
RBD is a powerful system, displaying characters using round-tipped pins raised through holes in a flat surface. It provides ‘line by line’ output of the digital content.
smart gate unit
Smart Gate Barrier Unit gathers data, broadcasts real-time barrier data/information to the central server through a desktop computer and generates alerts.
Eureka Interview
Prof M. BalaKrishnan spoke about the Inventions that he & his team came up with to make the Visually Impaired completely independent - on the Eureka Interview.
NCVPRIPG 2017
The NCVPRIPG 2017 was organized by the Multimedia Analytics and Systems Lab, Indian Institute of Technology Mandi in association with the Indian Unit for Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence (IUPRAI).
Mosaicing of containers
The system performs selective mosaicing of frames captured by cameras, which are positioned to capture video of top and side view of the container. It also provides transaction logs.
Toradex workshop
KritiKal Solutions successfully conducted Technology Workshop 2017 in partnership with Toradex on 22nd November to bring about a revolution in the embedded computing & vision.
Jharkhand Mining Show 2017
KritiKal Solutions, a leading product engineering company, attended the biggest confluence in mining– The Jharkhand Mining Show 2017, held at Ranchi, from 30th Oct to 1st Nov.
prototype launch
KritiKal Solutions, specializing in Embedded Systems & IoT, Computer Vision & Image Processing, attended the prototype launch event of 22Motors Pvt. Ltd, held at Gurgaon on 2nd November.
IoT Congress
KritiKal Solutions, specialized in Embedded Systems and IoT, attended IoT India Congress–India's largest conclave on the Internet of Things, held at Bangalore, from September 14-15.
wide area tracking
Wide Area Tracking Module solves vast area surveillance problem using a series of cameras with low common FOV's mounted atop a PTZ unit. It has target selection & controls.
GMV 2017
KritiKal attended the Global Mobile Vision (GMV) 2017 – Asia’s leading ICT industry exhibition & Business Event held at Korea International Exhibition Center in Seoul, South Korea

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Dr. Anshul Kumar
– Chairman, Board of Directors and Co-Founder

Prof. Anshul Kumar, a co-founder of KritiKal Solutions Pvt. Ltd., has been with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at IIT-Delhi since 1984. He has been the Head of Department during 1998-2001 and the Dean of Undergraduate Studies during 2003-2006. His research interests are in Design Automation of Digital Systems, High Performance Architectures and Embedded Systems Design Methodology. He has published several research papers in reputed conferences and journals, has been very active in sponsored research and provided consultancy to industry in these areas. Prof. Kumar obtained his B.Tech and Ph.D. degrees from IIT-Delhi.

 


Dipinder Sekhon 
– Chief Executive Officer, Co-Founder

Dipinder coordinates overall operations and drives future growth strategy and business planning in the company. He has been involved in all aspects of KritiKal’s journey, including management and delivery of Computer Vision Systems, imaging (AI) projects, graduation of the company out of IIT Delhi’s business incubator, spinning off KritiKal SecureScan (now Vehant Technologies) as a product subsidiary, venture fund infusion, key product and process initiatives etc. He holds Master’s and Bachelor’s Degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, with a specialization in Computer Vision.

At a personal level, Dipinder is keenly committed to liberal political and governance reforms in India and to other developmental issues. He holds a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA – Public and Economic Policy) from the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) and Sciences-Po, Paris.


Ashwani Gautam

– Principal Architect (Mobile, Cloud and Software Systems), Co-Founder

Ashwani mentors the technical team and manages multiple technology projects, especially those involving mobile, cloud and software applications. This includes innovative mobile-vision and cloud-vision work. Ashwani has contributed to multiple solutions/products in KritiKal since 2002, and continues to be hands-on with architecting as well as developing hi-quality enterprise-grade end-to-end systems. Ashwani holds Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi, and an MBA from the Faculty of Management Studies (FMS).

Nishant Sharma
– Principal Architect (Embedded Systems & IoT), Co-founder

Nishant mentors and guides the technical team at KritiKal, especially around embedded-systems, internet-of-things (IoT), hardware/electronics and related technology domains. Since 2002, he has led the design and development of several complex and innovative products/solutions at KritiKal, including embedded-vision systems. He has a keen interest in areas like operating systems, networks and system architecture. He has worked on a range of embedded platforms, targeted towards varied industry verticals. He has also done extensive development on Linux device drivers and kernel internals. His experience spans managing and executing multiple projects in different domains across India and USA. Nishant holds a Master’s and Bachelor’s in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi.

Sarin Suares
– Director, Business Head (North America)

Sarin nurtures KritiKal’s business across North America. Anchored in Toronto, with reach and touch in the USA, he spearheads KritiKal’s business development efforts in the region. To streamline operations, he continues to oversee financial processes, policies and control frameworks at KritiKal, which he devised in his previous role at KritiKal. Prior to joining KritiKal, he has worked with the Bharti Group (Airtel) in various corporate finance roles across India and Africa and also consulted with multiple Indian SMB’s to help them improve and scale operations. He is an avid networker and loves meeting, connecting with and supporting professionals across the globe. He holds a Bachelor’s in Civil Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Bangalore.

Vikram Sethi
– Director (North America)

Vik is responsible for KritiKal’s US Operations, New Business Acquisition, Key Customer Account Management and the development of Channel Partners. Based out of Dallas, Vik focuses on understanding customer challenges and offering customized solutions through the aegis of KritiKal’s Services and Products Portfolio. Prior to KritiKal, he founded and managed Qubit Information Systems, with a focus on delivering technology services. Vik has held various Technology Leadership Roles in KPMG/BearingPoint, Michaels Stores, General Electric spanning service delivery, account management, and account growth. He holds an M.S. from the University of Houston and a B.E. from the Manipal Institute of Technology.

Vice Admiral (Retd) “BARRY” Bharathan
– Strategic Advisor (North America), Former Vice Chief of Naval Staff, Indian Navy

Vice Admiral (Retd) “BARRY” Bharathan, Former Vice Chief of Naval Staff, served in the Indian Navy for 40 years. He is a Bachelor of Science (Physics) and Master of Science (Defense Studies) from the Madras University. He is an alumnus of Defense Services Staff College, Naval War College, Indian Navy and Naval War College Newport Rhode Island USA, with a diploma in Policy Making & Implementation, Strategic Decision Analysis and Force Planning. His operational appointments were Command of the Indian Navy’s Eastern Fleet, Indian Naval Fleet Aviation Arm and Sea Training in the Rank of Rear Admiral. He has commanded an Anti- Submarine Warfare Helicopter squadron, a multi-purpose warfare corvette in the rank of a Commander and Command of a guided missile destroyer in the rank of a Captain.

His notable corporate appointments have been Chief of Personnel and Vice Chief of Indian Navy in the rank of Vice Admiral. He had the privilege of being appointed as the ADC to the President of India. He has represented India as its Naval Attaché in the rank of Commodore in Washington DC USA and strived hard to foster INDIA USA Navy to Navy co-operation which earned him special recognition by both governments. He has been commended at various stages of his naval service by the Government of India for operational & administrative excellence, dedication and loyalty spanning over 4 decades through award of National Service Medals. His core capabilities include macro project strategic planning, acquisitions, combat/ corporate readiness training and mentoring teams towards optimal performance.  His forte is in enabling KritiKal Innovative Technology Eco systems to cost effectively reach the market place. He is the Strategic Advisor of KritiKal Solutions for North America as well as leadership development mentor of the company’s team. He believes in the indomitable human spirit and its innate ability to excel. He is a proud and grateful ‘KritiKalite’ in Mind, Thought and Action.

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