Neeraj Apte

Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder

Neeraj is responsible for driving the technology strategy and execution for Avegen. He studied engineering in India and the US (specialising in computer systems). Neeraj worked in the US for 6 years for a number of companies, including eBay in roles of increasing responsibility, building products through creative thinking and close collaboration with customers. He returned to India in 2005 and has been a technology entrepreneur since. Neeraj founded Red Chilli Software in 2005 and Vertis Infotech in 2011, working closely with clients from around the world to develop smart solutions in a spectrum of industries, including banking and healthcare. Neeraj is a technology enthusiast and continues to engage in hands-on coding, while managing his myriad responsibilities. Outside of work, Neeraj likes to play guitar and keyboards, likes going for long bicycle rides and experimenting with photography.