An Initiative to bring Technological Revolution


Er. Ajay Chaudhary

Director
Softpro Group of Companies, India


Director, Softpro Group of Companies, India

    Er. Ajay Chaudhary, aged 40 years, graduated in Electronics from Institute of Engineering & Technology (IET), Lucknow. He is carrying an experience of 17 years as Technical person, Network Professional, Manager and Techno consultant. He held these positions of increasing responsibility in various Tier 1 organizations notably SGPGI Lucknow, Apollo Group, Petronas Group (Malaysia & Singapore). Er. Chaudhary who was earlier working under Dr. Bhandari in SGPGI, Lucknow has high regards for him. Er. Chaudhary's professional journey started in 1997 under the expert guidance of Dr. Bhandari who later migrated to Hyderabad with him and joined Apollo Group. Dr. Bhandari came up with the idea to start India’s first online portal to impart education on medical science and proposed the same to Dr. P C Reddy- Chairman, Apollo Group. Er. Chaudhary was also a member in the same and the team came up with Medvarsity Online Limited (www.medvarsity.com). This incident sowed the seed of entrepreneurship in him which led him to come back to Lucknow after gaining hands on experience of working in IT sector in different geo-graphies and finally Softpro India came into existence in April 2004.
     Previously associated with Petronas (Malaysia), he laid the foundation of Softpro Group with its first company Softpro India in early 2004. More than 05 years’ experience of working on onsite in Tanzania, Kenya, South Africa, Singapore and Sri Lanka on various Telecommunication projects. More than 05 years of experience of working in Malaysia and Singapore on different IT projects.



CEO, Softpro Group of Companies, India

     Yashi Asthana, Chief Executive Officer- Softpro Group of Companies is working with the organization since a decade, carrying the organization to reach new pillars of success. After completing her studies from Jiwaji University, Gwalior in Computer Science she started her career with IT Giant- Wipro Technologies, Mysore, gradually shifting to Lucknow and joining Softpro India. After joining Softpro as an Executive HR and proving to be a dynamic visionary, Yashi reached new levels of success and ended up being the youngest CEO of the Company’s history. She has been a key note speaker and has delivered guest lectures to over thirty thousand engineering graduates. She took several initiatives and turned them into opportunities of major benefits for the company. From planning company’s expansion to several cities to working in multiple geographies like Malaysia & Singapore bringing international projects & exposure to the company, she has done it all. She has represented the company on national level at “National Projects Implementation Unit, (A Unit of MHRD, Govt. of India for Implementation of World Bank Assisted Projects in Technical Education), taking the initiative to get empanelled with NPIU to provide Employability Skills Training to Engineering Students, PAN India level enhancing the employability ratio of our nation’s youth by organizing adequate training programs for them. Yashi is also the co-founder of an NGO ‘Parivartan- Ek Salah’ which fulfills the Corporate Social Responsibility of Softpro Group to contribute in the areas of Education and Employment, Women Empowerment, Healthcare and Agriculture sector. Now, Yashi is determined to dedicate her experience and vision to partner up and work with Softpro Technologies for providing the best the joint venture can for the people of Malawi.


Ms. Yashi Asthana

CEO
Softpro Group of Comapnies, India