In early 2002, Prabhakaran founded Bytes, Inc. to provide low cost and rapid software outsourcing and project management services. Prior to this, he was vice president of engineering and R&D at Baylogics, a software solutions e-business company offering enterprise-level asset management, lease management and financial applications to Fortune 1000 customers in the retail, telecommunications, healthcare and energy industries. He previously served in senior management roles at Mobile Information Systems and Chronos Systems, where he spearheaded the development and implementation of fleet management systems.
Prabhakaran’s philanthropic interests extend to helping underprivileged children with proper education and job training and assisting physically challenged individuals with job opportunities within Bytes and other companies.
In 2002, Ristine joined Bytes, Inc. as VP of Marketing. Prior to this position he was vice president of product marketing and customer service at Baylogics, a software solutions e-business company offering enterprise-level asset management, lease management and financial applications to the retail, telecommunications, healthcare and energy industries to F1000 customers. He previously served as vice president of product management for the Gale Group, a division of Thompson Publishing, responsible for the definition and launch of web and desktop knowledge-base products. He also served as a senior member of the product management team at Symantec, responsible for the Norton Antivirus Enterprise Edition product line, which represented the company’s single largest revenue stream. Previously, Ristine has held positions in marketing, sales, product management, and service bureau management.
Since 2002, Bhogadi provides the expertise in managing the software development and quality assurance teams at Bytes. He has previously worked with Sigma Project Services in various capacities managing large enterprise projects. He also served as Manager of Software in Hagglunds Denison Limited a Multi National (Swedish and Indian) joint venture Company. Prior to that, he was with Bharat Strips Limited, a larger public limited manufacturing company in several positions from Project Manager to Assistant General Manager (Executive Assistant to Chairman and Managing Director).