Jyoti Prasad (JP) Bhatt

Founder and CEO

Jyoti Prasad (JP) has over 17 years of QA and Management Consulting experience in India, US and Europe. JP is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing long-term strategies, and interacting with clients, employees and other stakeholders.

JP began his career with Polaris Software Labs and spent several years in various leadership positions helping clients like American Express, Toyota, Schneider Electric, JP Morgan, Virgin Atlantic and FedEx. In 2012 he founded ImpactQA after having run an SAT Training Company based out of Scottsdale, AZ.

JP earned a degree in mechanical engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Allahabad, India.

Prem Phulara

SVP and Head of Testing COE

Prem brings over 18 yrs of experience in Software Testing industry with leadership roles at niche product and services companies like RxLogix, 360Logica, Oracle Health Sciences BU,Relsys, Globallogic, Emageon and Syncata.

Prem has managed large scale enterprises including Fortune customers like Microsoft, Target, Pfizer, Novartis, Merck, Bayer, Amgen, FDA and J&J.

Prem is a Post Graduate in Software Technology and System Management and an MBA in IT.

Dr. Arvind Sharma

SVP - Sales

A dynamic, team spirited, and performance driven engineering professional, Arvind has worked with MNCs and mid-sized companies in India and Europe.

Leveraging his knowledge and experience in myriad roles, Arvind has spent over 30 years in Denmark, Netherlands and Germany. For over 10 years he has been on the board of directors of a German SW development company. His technical expertise led to the invention of two telecom solutions which were awarded European patents.

Arvind earned M.Sc. Physics, M.Tech. Applied Optics & Ph.D. from IIT Delhi, India and an MBA from Webster University, USA.

Manoj Kumar Misra 

VP - Sales

A hardcore materials professional with wide experience to convert new and old projects into profit centers. Commercially astute a qualified engineer, with over 40 plus years of experience, Manoj has headed various functions in reputed industries like Larsen & Toubro Powai, Escorts Faridabad, RTIL (Ericsson Licensee), Altos PCL India, Shyam Telecom and Vihann Networks .

With his pragmatic and analytical approach to Sales and Marketing he has helped identifying prospective clients, mapping their requirements and generating business.

Marijke Michielsen

VP - Sales and Marketing

Marijke, is a marketing and sales advisor. She was the founder and CEO Protech Benelux 1995 to 2008. Marijke brings a wealth of experience in marketing of products and concepts, helping several start-ups in launching their products.

She is continuously updating her skills by attending educational courses, she graduated from college in 1982 in marketing and communication and has as recently as 2018 successfully completed a one year diploma in marketing strategy.

Uday Bhaskar

Advisor

Uday is a seasoned executive, with years of experience in Hi-tech startups and publicly traded enterprises. He is currently CEO of Mulya, a company that  assists entrepreneurs to efficiently connect with seed funds and customer opportunities. Uday is involved in Strategic Global Business Development for ImpactQA. 

Uday has vast experience in recruitment and he was head of recruitment in IPsoft for almost a decade. Being the first employee of IPsoft, he spent over a decade to build and hire over 700+ team during his tenure and was always hands on even being a Vice President in the company. Uday has a degree in Electronics Engineering from NIT, Allahabad, India.

Vijay Kumar

VP - Sales and Marketing

Vijay brings over two decades of Techno-Business-Consulting experience in organization strategy combining digital technologies in various domains. His Capability of creating a transformative vision of the firm by channelling the organization energy through eco-system approach has won him laurels on multiple occasions. Vijay has worked with Wipro, EVRY and start-ups in working as part of cross-functional and cross-cultural global teams.

Vijay has done his M.S. from BITS Pilani and a B.Tech. from MNNIT, Allahabad . Vijay is responsible for Business Development at ImpactQA.

Mansi Sharma

Sr. Manager - Test Automation

Mansi is a technocrat with over 13 years of well-earned industry standing in areas of Quality Assurance, Software Testing and Project Management. In her current role as Head of Test Automation COE, she manages client relationships for key accounts and is responsible for managing solution delivery to customers worldwide.

She has collaborated with clients across US and India including Microsoft, TiVo Corporation, Tickets.com, CNBC and Snapdeal.

Mansi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering from Rajasthan University, India.

Praachi Abrol

QA Manager

Praachi brings over 8 years of Software Testing and Quality Assurance experience. She has worked with clients in various industries across US and India with a focus on software quality assurance, Agile methodologies, QA Consulting.

In her current role as QA Manager, she manages a large QA team, manages client relationship for some key accounts along with project deliveries and pre-sales. She started her career with Cognizant in 2008, where she worked with clients like JP Morgan Chase and Lloyds TSB. 

Praachi holds a degree in Computer Applications, from Panjab University, India, where she was among the top graduated students of her class. 

Anshu Mahajan

HR Manager

Anshu Mahajan is the Manager of Human Resources at ImpactQA and is responsible for all facets of HR. Prior to joining ImpactQA, Anshu was managing HR at Smile Group where she was responsible for executing the HR function end-to-end. 

At ImpactQA, Anshu looks after training and mentoring, hiring senior executives, aligning the people & culture organization to support business strategy and supporting the leadership team through a period of high growth.

Anshu holds a BA in Sociology from Guru Nanak Dev University where she was University Rank holder for two consecuitive years. She earnerd her MBA in Human Resources from Appejay School of Management, New Delhi.