Leadership

Daffodil’s leadership team inspires our commitment to delivering outstanding results for our customers, focus on fostering innovation, building capabilities on latest tech and expanding into new markets.

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    Yogesh Agarwal

    Founder & CEO

    Yogesh is an innovator, a technologist and the cofounder of Daffodil Software & Unthinkable Solutions. Since the inception of Daffodil Software, he has been managing all the core functions at Daffodil and has raised the organization to unparalleled heights. He is passionate about solving real-life problems through technology. He is also passionate about fair and just treatment to animals and contributes actively to the Animal Welfare Board of India (AWBI).

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    Sachin Garg

    COO

    Sachin is an innovative thinker with broad expertise in operations management, strategic planning, and business development. With a colossal experience of over 19 years in the IT industry, Sachin has a proven track record of exploring and expanding business in new markets from scratch to streamlining operations. With the ability to build and groom high-performance teams, Sachin is currently leading cross-functional teams with a goal to deliver quality software solutions to clients spread across the globe.

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    Siddharth Pandey

    VP- Business

    With over 14 years of experience, Siddharth is responsible for global sales and customer engagement, He focuses on international business development and deepening customer relationships. He is a veteran with an impressive track record of achieving revenue, profits and business growth objectives in robust and dynamic environments.

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    Kartik Kakar

    GM- Marketing

    Leading the global marketing initiatives at Daffodil Software, Kartik is a technology enthusiast with experience in digital marketing, direct marketing and deploying content across various media platforms. A postgraduate in International Marketing from Humber College, Canada, Kartik is a technology marketing professional who has managed and built brands from Startups to Fortune 100 brands for over a decade.

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    Manoj Kaushik

    GM- IT

    With over 14 years of experience, Manoj leads the tech team at Daffodil Software. He is an agile practitioner with strong yearn for learning and experienced professional with a demonstrated history of working in the ITES industry.

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    Gaurav Sharma

    Head - Research & Development

    With over 10 years of experience in consulting for mobile and web app development, Gaurav heads the Research and Development at Daffodil. An innovative thought leader with exceptional ability to build new or revive existing products and drive transformational outcomes at a highly competitive cost and schedule. Experience in establishing CI/CD pipeline, deployment automation, and containerisation. He has strong communication & team-building skills with distinguished abilities in leading and managing teams.

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    Priya Malhotra

    GM- Human Resource

    Priya is an HR professional with over 12 years of experience in manpower planning, recruitment, HR advisory & employee engagement roles. She works closely with stakeholders in formulating & executing HR strategies in line with the organizational goals.

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    Himani Gautama

    Manager- Skill and Resource Management

    Himani leads the Resource Management & Deployment initiatives along with managing Learning & Development activities at Daffodil. She holds diverse experience in IT consulting firms with areas of proficiency as HR and Resource Management.

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    Mr. KK Agarwal

    Chairman

    Mr KK Agarwal is the chairman and managing director of Darcl Logistics, India's foremost end to end transport and logistics companies. He also serves as the chairman and mentor for Daffodil, his verve for details, and ground level approach has been a guiding force behind the rapid growth of Daffodil Software.

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    Yogesh Agarwal

    Managing Director

    Yogesh possess a sheer passion for coding. Aspiring to turn his passion into his profession, he started Daffodil Software back in 1999. Since then, he has been managing all the core functions at Daffodil and has raised the organization to unparalleled heights.

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    Sachin Garg

    Executive Director

    Sachin is an innovative thinker with broad expertise in Operations Management, Strategic planning and Business development. His 19 years of experience allows him to gauge business goals better and steer the organization towards them.

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    Deepak Mittal

    Independent Director

    Deepak is the co-founder and CEO of Intelligrape Software. Prior to founding Intelligrape, he has had a global experience in large organizations. Deepak has been instrumental in devising growth strategies for Daffodil. He hold a bachelor's degree in technology from IIT, Delhi.

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    Viren Rana

    Independent Director

    Viren is the CEO of RenovITe Technologies, alma mater Harvard Business School and California State University. He contributes through his extensive know-how and experience in strategic management and international expansion of businesses.

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    Amandeep Gupta

    Independent Director

    Mr Amandeep is an ace professional with 30 years of rich & varied experience in formulating result oriented strategies, Business operation Management, M&A, Incubation, Building new and allied Businesses from the start up stage. He is very goal oriented and focused personality. During his vast career, he has successfully led numerous prestigious groups by encashing his leadership skills.

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    Manoj Kaushik

    Practice Head- Javascript

    With 14 years of experience and an agile practitioner with a strong yearning for learning, Manoj has demonstrated a history of working in various verticals and technologies in software services. Proven in delivering more than 100 projects to clients from varying geographic regions, Manoj also has an excellent track record of winning business by working closely with pre-sales and sales teams. He is currently heading the practice around JS stack (Angular, React and Node).

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    Sachin Vaid

    Practice Head- Java & Microsoft Technologies

    Is a seasoned professional with 14+ years of experience. He is experienced in handling mission-critical roles such as Project/Program/Delivery Manager in a fast-paced environment. Having expertise in handling the delivery of complex global projects consisting of multi-geography and multi-skilled teams. Skilled in competency management in the custom technology landscape, Sachin handles a large team with Java, Microsoft, Cloud, Database and Packaged Tools Skill Spread. He is currently the Practice Head of Java & Microsoft Technologies.

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    Amit Singh

    Practice Head- ECM & RPA

    Amit holds an experience of 15+ years in setting up the CoE practice and working on ECM, RPA, Enterprise Scanning, Solution Architecture and Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA). An alumnus of the IIM Calcutta with a specialization in Global Business Management and Information Technology, he has served in various capacities as a Project Manager, Program Manager and Architect before being entrusted with the present responsibility of heading as ECM & RPA Practice.

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    Gaurav Sharma

    Practice Head- DevOps

    With over 10 years of experience in consulting for mobile and web app development, Gaurav heads the Research and Development at Daffodil. An innovative thought leader with exceptional ability to build new or revive existing products and drive transformational outcomes at a highly competitive cost and schedule. Experience in establishing CI/CD pipeline, deployment automation, and containerisation. He has strong communication & team-building skills with distinguished abilities in leading and managing teams.