Happiest Minds Technologies

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Happiest Minds Private Limited
Industry IT Services & IT Consulting [1]
Founded August 29, 2011 (2011-08-29)[1]
Headquarters Bangalore, Karnataka
Key people

Ashok Soota (Executive Chairman)
Puneet Jetli (CEO,IT Services Business)
Dattatri Salagame (COO,IT Services Business)
Venkatesan K (Finance Controller)
Raja Shanmugam (President & Chief People Officer)
Prasenjit Saha (CEO, Infrastructure Management and Security Business)
Joseph Anantharaju (CEO,Product Engineering Services)

Aurobinda Nanda (COO, Product Engineering Services)
Salil Godika (Chief Strategy & Marketing Officer and Industry Group Head)
Raja Sekher B (Head, Engineering & Business Excellence)[1][2]
Services IT, Business Consulting & Outsourcing Services [1]
Revenue US $ 28.1 Million[3]
Number of employees
1250 (May 2014)[4]
Website www.happiestminds.com


Happiest Minds is a next generation IT company based out of Bangalore, with operations around the world. The company primarily focuses on providing services on disruptive technologies.[1] Incorporated on 30th March, 2011[5] and formally launched on 29 August 2011 with 12 Co-founders, Ashok Soota as Executive Chairman & Sashi Kumar as CEO and Managing Director, each member of this leadership team, has years of experience in the fields like Technology, Management, Marketing, Finance, Research and Development, Human Resources, etc.[1]


  • Happiest Minds ranked 2 on Deloitte Tech Fast50 India list. Ranked no 2 on the Deloitte Technology Fast50 India List in 2014, Happiest Minds hopes to end the year with USD 50 million in revenue.[6]
  • In the financial year 2013-2014, i.e. the second full year functioning, the company’s revenue was US $28.1 Million with a run rate of US $34 Million. It had 123% growth with 79 customers [3]
  • In the financial year 2012-2013, the revenue was US $20 Million with a run rate of $28.1 Million and 45 customers across India, UK, USA & South East Asia. This year, the company was accredited to an ISO 270001 Certification[7]
  • 90% of business was got by winning bids against some of the largest IT Companies in India

Services & Solutions[edit]

Happiest Minds is a "Next Generation" Services Company offering services on Disruptive Technologies:[8]

  • IT Services
  • Product Engineering Services
  • Infrastructure Management & Security Services
  • Engineering & Research and Development

It has technology expertise and abundance of resources in the fields of:

  • Business Intelligence & Analytics
  • Independent Testing Services
  • Unified Communication
  • Web Technologies
  • Internet of Things
  • Machine to Machine Solutions
  • Social Mobility Analytical Cloud SMAC

Key Industry Verticals[7][edit]

  • Banking
  • E-Commerce and Retail Industries
  • Automobile, Consumer Packed Goods
  • Manufacturing
  • Media
  • Travel
  • Transportation
  • Entertainment
  • Hospitality


Happiest Minds has over 1400 employees and customers around the world. Headquartered in Bangalore, it has fourteen offices spread over major business centres in the USA, UK, Singapore, Canada and Australia.[4][9]


November 2011 - Happiest Minds gets $45 million Series A funding from Canaan Partners, Intel Capital & other founders [10]


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  2. ^ "Services & Solutions". freepressjournal.com. Retrieved 30 Aug 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Happiest Minds Revenue 2013 -2014". timesofindia.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 1 May 2014. 
  4. ^ a b "Operations". articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 14 Feb 2014. 
  5. ^ "Happiest Minds Technologies Private Limited". Tofler.in. Retrieved 3 March 2015. 
  6. ^ "Happiest Minds ranked 2 on Deloitte Tech Fast50". moneycontrol.com. Retrieved 24 Nov 2014. 
  7. ^ a b "Happiest Minds Revenue 2012-2013". financialmirror.com. Retrieved 24 Apr 2013. 
  8. ^ "Services & Solutions". freepressjournal.com. Retrieved 20 Mar 2013. 
  9. ^ "Operations". deccan herald.com. Retrieved 17 June 2014. 
  10. ^ "Happiest Minds gets $45 million Funding". articles.economictimes.indiatimes.com. Retrieved 16 Nov 2011. 

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