Singapore-based entrepreneur and innovator Shashank Dixit is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Deskera. As one of Asia’s leading fully-integrated software solutions company, Deskera harnesses the power of the cloud to streamline an entire business’ operations, giving SMEs all the tools they need to run their business with complete ease.
Shashank grew up in India, and during his time at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kanpur, one of the country’s leading universities, built the foundations of Deskera in his dormitory with a simple but powerful vision: “To empower the digitisation of SMEs and help them run their businesses with ease.”
Upon graduation, Shashank brought his vision to life by founding Deskera and launching its first product across Asia in 2008 – The company since then has expanded rapidly and today has 8 offices across the globe, including Singapore (company headquarters), India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, and the United States.
As the region’s up and coming thought-leader, Shashank has won several accolades, including winner of ‘2018 Outstanding CEO of the year’ and ‘Executive of the year–Technology 2018’. Shashank has also shared his experiences at some of the world’s biggest technology conferences, including RISE, Collision, Wild Digital, and many more.
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