Paresh is a technology expert with over 27 years of experience in managing diverse software projects in the financial services industry, including implementation of payment switches, gateways, card management systems and complex financial portals. He specializes in designing mission critical, high performance systems like exchange trading engine and reservation systems around the Tandem Nonstop platform.
He started his career in Wipro in 1990 as a Customer Support Exec, supporting Unix, SUN & Tandem Nonstop systems. He was a key member of Wipro’s pre-sales team, leading many large benchmarks. He joined Indigo technologies in 1994, where he led the host side development of the automated trading solution(TESA) product. He also consulted for Tandem across Asia-Pacific at stock exchanges in New Zealand, Korea, banks in Indonesia & Thailand railways.
In 1996, Paresh joined the founding team of Opus.
As a co-founder of Opus, he was mainly responsible for building the delivery organization. In 2000, he moved to the US to lead the Professional services business, setting up the US operations, leading the sales teams & managing some of the key strategic client engagements. Currently he serves as a Board member & guides the leadership team in identifying growth opportunities, streamlining our offerings & getting involved in key prospect & client interactions.
He has a Master’s degree in Computer Applications from the MS University of Baroda.
Paresh is based out of New Jersey, USA. He is fond of travel, photography & loves exploring different cuisines.