Founder

Bhagvan Kommadi

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Bhagvan Kommadi is the Founder and CEO of Quantica Computacao. He has around 18 years’ experience in the industry, ranging from large scale enterprise development to helping incubate software product start-ups. He has done Masters in Industrial Systems Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology (1997) and Bachelors in Aerospace Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (1993). He is member of IFX forum,Oracle JCP and participant in Java Community Process. He founded Quantica Computacao, the first quantum computing startup in India. Markets and Markets have positioned Quantica Computacao in ‘Emerging Companies’ quadrant of Quantum Computing quadrants.Bhagvan has engineered and developed simulators and tools in the area of quantum technology using IBM Q, Microsoft Q# and Google QScript. Company's focus is on developing quantum cryptographic tools which will be able to provide quantum proof data security, which will help the banking institution to protect their transactions.

Officers

Sudin Baraokar

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Sudin Baraonkar is the Chief Innovator of Quantica Computacao.Sudin Baraokar is an Emerging Tech and Deep Tech Serial Innovator and Collaborator having served in SBI, Barclays, IBM and GE. Currently serves as IT Advisor to Global Organisations and Academia and founder of deep Tech fintechs - BusinessChainAsset.com and AIontheFly.io. He Has Worked on 70+ Technologies and Platforms. Blockchain, AI and Digital Evangelist, Architect and Developer and has Established Bankchain Alliance of 30+ Banks for Emerging Tech Solutions.He has advised on Building Digital Organisations and Business Services Superstore using AI, Blockchain and Digital Technologies.He has worked on APIs and Regulatory Sandboxes, Solution Testing and Validation. Evaluated over 20+ Blockchain Fabrics. He is the advisor to Global Organisations on Emerging Tech Models, use Cases, Architecture, Pilots and Solutions, Blockchain Fabrics like Multichain, Hyperledger, Corda and Ethereum. Across India, UK, Europe, USA, Middle East, Singapore and Australia.He is a Global Speaker on Emerging Tech Strategy, Innovations, FinTech and Emerging Technology and Business Models. Avid Golfer, Singer, Charity Volunteer, Researcher on Future Tech, Economics, Sports, History and Music.

CoFounders

Abhijith Anandakrishnan

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Abhijith AnandaKrishnan, a PhD scholar in the Department of Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He is presently working as a PhD student in Micro and Nanoscale Transport Laboratory in Indian Institute of Technology Madras. Abhijith is the CTO of Quantica Computacao.

Rishi Raj

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Rishi Raj is studying BS-MS (Physics) in Indian Institute of Technology Madras. He has a good background in the logic of Quantum Mechanics,Quantum information and Quantum technology. He has deep knowledge in algorithm design and programming in Python C C++. He is mainly interested in pursuing research in the cutting edge areas of physics such as high energy physics and cosmology. Rishi is the Vice-President(Technology) of Quantica Computacao.

Kuntal Som

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Kuntal Som is Currently a research scholar in the Department of Mathematics, IIT Madras. His Area of research is Mathematical Optimization. Kuntal is the Architect of Quantica Computacao Products.

Aneesh K. Johnny

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Aneesh K Johnny, a PhD scholar in the Department of Applied Mechanics, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. He is a part of Micro and Nanoscale Transport Laboratory, doing research in nanofluidic transport. He did his masters from APJ Abdhul Kalam Technological University, Kerala in Thermal Power Engineering and Bachelors from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala in Mechanical Engineering. Aneesh is the Product Manager of Quantica Computacao. His area of interests are Molecular Dynamics, Quantum Computing, Statistical Mechanics.

Ananya Shetty

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Ananya Shetty is currently pursuing her education in BS-MS Physics in Indian Institute of Technology Madras. She brings innovation in marketing and public relations to her role as the Marketing Head of Quantica Computacao. She has done a Business Development Executive internship in Hadwise Infotech Pvt.Ltd and has won awards in Creative Writing. She does blogging as her hobby and has researched actively about Consumer Psychology.

Advisory Board

Arun Kumar Pati

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Arun Kumar Pati is a Professor in Quantum Information and Computation Group, at Harish Chandra Research Institute, Allahabad. Before joining Harish Chandra Research Institute, he was a scientist at Theoretical Physics Division, BARC, Mumbai, India from 1989-2010. During his tenure at BARC he was a visiting scientist at University of Wales, Bangor, UK from 1998-2000. Then he was on deputation to Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar, India from 2001-2010. He has visited and delivered talks at many Universities and Institutes including University of Bristol, UK, MSRI, Berkely, University of California, MIT, Boston, USA, Bell Lab, NJ, USA, Naval Research Lab, Washington DC, USA, JPL, NASA, USA, University of South Carolina, USA, University of New Mexico, USA, Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Canada and many more.

M.V.Panduranga Rao

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M.V.Panduranga Rao is Head and Associate Professor in CSE, IIT Hyderabad. His research interests lie in theoretical computer science. He did his Phd in quantum computing at Indian Institute of Science Bangalore.In Theoretical Computer Science, He is interested in computational complexity, randomized algorithms and quantum computing. He has carried out research in quantum automata theory, algorithms and quantum cryptography in the past. He is also interested in formal methods, particularly model checking for hybrid and reactive systems and verification of security protocols.