Our Team

Founder & CEO

Rajesh Makhija

Rajesh has been an active promoter of new technology areas for over 20 years and is passionate about guided learning. Prior to GoGestalt, Rajesh was the CEO of leading health & insurance software product companies Eldorado & Mphasis Wyde. For digitally transforming his organizations, Rajesh received the Stevie Gold Award for Executive of the year, and under his leadership, Mphasis was awarded ET Digital Company of the year. He is an Alumni of Wharton and IIM Ahmedabad.


Co-Founder & COO

Ravi Pattamatta

Ravi brings in a combination of global business leadership, the experience of helping several fortune companies with transformative digital solutions, and above all, a passion for talent development. As a strong believer in human potential, Ravi, through his venture Aspire, helped several hundred young professionals discover themselves and embark on strong career paths within leading Fortune companies in the US and India. Ravi is an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.


Co-Founder & CFO

Nidhi SM

Nidhi is a graduate of the Columbia Digital Business Leadership Program. She is a business leader with a penchant for BI & Data Driven decision making. She has been an SAP veteran for more than 15 years working with Fortune 500 companies. During her career, she worked as a management consultant with KPMG, Siemens, and Deloitte, architecting & delivering transformative solutions.


CTO

Prajoth P.

Armed with a business degree from Emory University, Prajoth brings in a strong combination of business insights, digital technologies, and entrepreneurial DNA. He worked at American Express as a product manager for a few years before embarking on entrepreneurship. Along the way, he's built innovative & disruptive software products.


President – Insurance

Curt Olson

Curt is a forward-thinking and dynamic leader with a proven ability to drive results in any organization. His strengths are strategy development and execution, delivering top and bottom line results, IT development and implementation, transformational change leadership, executive team leadership and talent development, and 360-degree communication. He has served as President & CEO for AIG Benefit Solutions US, President and CEO of ING Life Korea and President of ING Employee Benefits US.


Head – Banking & Financial Services

Alok Jagdhari

Alok has deep expertise both in the world of Data Analytics and Financial Services, with 25 years of hands on experience. He served as Chief Risk Officer and Head of Data Analytics for a multi-billion dollar, multi-asset class, multi-strategy Hedge Fund based out of Norwalk, Connecticut. He has extensive experience in day-to-day Risk Management, Systems Design, Product Development, Technology Platforms, Cyber-Security, and Operational Risk Management. He holds an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.


Leader – Marketing

Eileen C. Olson

Eileen is a seasoned strategic marketing executive with over 15 years of experience. Eileen’s areas of expertise include strategic planning, campaign development, digital marketing, branding initiatives, and more. Most recently, she was Director of Marketing for ING. Eileen holds a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Indiana University and a dual MBA from IU Kelley School of Business in Bloomington, IN and from Sungkyunkwan University in Seoul, Korea. Eileen grew up in Madrid, Spain and is bilingual.


Director – Digital

Graham Clark

Graham is a digital revolutionary & leader. He has extensive experience in delivering transformational digital programs across multiple industries and in leading global digital consulting and software practices to integrate business strategy, operations, digital analytics, digital integration, and infrastructure elements.


Leader – Healthcare

Frank Balco

Frank is a former COO of BCBS Vermont with over 30 years of Healthcare experience as a practitioner leader and later on as an advisor/consultant to various leading IT services organizations. Frank is a healthcare guru with an eye to the future.


Leader – Strategy & Operations

Sukanya P.

Sukanya is an experienced technology professional in the software product industry, working primarily in insurance and reinsurance with substantial expertise in solution architecture, product strategy, program management, and customer engagement. A gold medalist from IIM Bangalore, also armed with an international business education from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, Sukanya has a proven track record of setting-up and leading Technology Centers of Excellence.


Head – India Development Center

Srinivas Patnaik

Srinivas is a serial entrepreneur with a passion for talent development. As co-founder and CEO of Aspire Infolabs India, Srinivas trained and developed several hundred employees, from entry-level to experienced veterans, into strong career professionals. Srinivas is a go-getter and a consider-it-done guy.