Pravin Waghmare

Pravin Waghmare

President and Chief Executive Officer
A veteran in CAD/CAM and Algorithmic software development with over 30 years of experience in the industry. Pravin is passionate about Mathematics, Algorithms, and Engineering. It is this passion that is seen in the very DNA of the organization, Prescient Technologies, he founded in Dec 2000.

For over last 30 years he has developed a large number of algorithms in a variety of areas like CAD, Reverse Engineering, Image Processing, Vision Systems, Machine learning etc.
Pravin, who is an IIT Bombay alumni, greatly enjoys working on the real-life challenges faced by the R&D teams in a variety of industries. He believes that every problem is an opportunity and is always keen to find an innovative solution to the problem.

As a hands-on leader, he is very much involved in the several critical initiatives of the organization and is often found working with the teams solving their challenging problems. He also works as a mentor and a guide for many University students pursuing their engineering degree.
Vinayak Lele

Vinayak Lele

Director and CTO
Vinayak is mechanical engineer by training and has masters in System Science and Automation from IISc Bangalore. He has close to 25 years of experience in software industry. Before joining Prescient he has worked with Tata Motors and Geometric Software.

As a CTO Vinayak looks at critical technical challenges across the technology spectrum. He has very keen interest in technologies like CAD, Machine Learning, AI and IOT. Vinayak is a passionate teacher. He trains the Prescient staff in Computational Geometry, Mathematics, Programming languages, Software Engineering etc.
Vinayak Lele

Ram Deshpande

VP Sales and Marketing
Ram leads the Sales and Marketing at Prescient Technologies. He has masters in mechanical engineering from IISc Bangalore (Gold Medalist) and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad. He has over two decades of experience in the CAD industry. Before joining Prescient he worked as part of software development team at PTC and Siemens.

Ram has good understanding of the technology along with business skills. Ram is passionate about building and nurturing business relationships. His interests include traveling and meeting people all over the globe.
Deepti Waghmare

Deepti Waghmare

Director, Legal, HR & Admin
Deepti has over 20 years of experience and leads key functions of Legal, HR and Admin. As a veteran HR practitioner, she makes sure that every employee of the organization feels a sense of belonging in the organization. She along with her team ensures that the employees get the best environment, opportunity, career growth and compensation so that they are motivated and committed to the organization.

Deepti handles various legal aspects related to the business. She is instrumental in putting up various policies, procedures and systems across the organization.

She is very passionate about the Corporate Social Responsibility and employee engagement activities of the organization and is personally involved in the activities.
Nikhil Shintre

Nikhil Shintre

Director, Engineering Solutions
Nikhil is responsible for Solutioning and Delivery of Engineering Software at Prescient. He has a master's in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay.

Nikhil started his career with Geometric, starting as a Software Engineer to eventually lead CAD Customization and Knowledge-Based Engineering practice. Subsequently, he had stints with Autodesk and other organizations, leading Cloud and Mobile development for Engineering and Consumer Tech startups.

Nikhil has a good understanding of technology and business processes. He loves to harness the power of technology to address various challenges.
Rahul Joshi

Rahul Joshi

Director, Enterprise Solutions
Rahul has a bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering from the College of Engineering, Pune, India. He has over 18+ years of experience and leads the CAD Integration team. He has rich experience in developing and integrating applications with a variety of CAD and PLM tools. He has a very good understanding of variety of technologies including Cloud, IOT, Databases and variety of programming languages.

He is a great mentor for his team and has excellent management skills.
Mahadev Dharme

Mahadev Dharme

Director, Core Technologies
Mahadev has a masters in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Madras, India. He has over 16 years of experience and leads the Core CAD team. He is an expert in CAD and Computational Geometry. Mahadev has worked with practically every aspect of CAD application development and has a great understanding of software engineering. He has developed some really complex algorithms like surface fitting (G0, G1, G2 continuity), mesh morphing, cad refitting etc.

He is a great mentor for his team and has great management skills.