Sesha Pratap is a software entrepreneur and consultant with over 20 years of experience working with startups and investors. Sesha has helped startup companies identify new market opportunities for existing products, bring innovative new software products to market, implement new business and revenue models, and secure investor funding to support growth strategies.
Sesha was a founding partner at Assembla Consulting, where he helped companies rescue delayed products and accelerate software development efforts through agile product management and agile development services. Prior to that, Sesha was a senior consultant at Opera Solutions, where he was responsible for technology strategy and operations at several turnaround projects, including Delano Corp. (acquired by Divine, Inc) and Intellirisk Corp (now Iqor).
Sesha began his career as a co-founder and president of Centerline Software, a leading Unix software development tools company that grew to 150 employees and over $18 million in revenues. He is an honors graduate of Harvard University.
Email: spratap at brahmagroup.com
David Willoughby has over 20 years of experience as architect/developer of web and mobile applications. He has been exploring the potential of online and interactive technology since before the Internet existed
David developed a digital annual report for Fidelity Investments in 1991, co-founded Planet Interactive in 1993, where he was named one of the Top 100 in the field by Multimedia Producer magazine, won a MIMC Award in 1998 for Best Information/Reference Multimedia Title.
David joined Jack Morton Worldwide as Sr. Technology Director when they acquired Planet in 2000. In 2008, he joined SwiftMobile to develop a mobile app platform for events.
David has advanced, hands-on knowledge of the following programming techniques and languages: Objective-C, Java, Ruby on Rails, Node.js, .Net (C# and VB), SQL and database design, Actionscript (Flash and Flex), PHP, HTML, XML, JSON, AJAX, CSS, Web Services
Email: david at brahmagroup.com