job is nothing but the exploration of boundaries and
Max Secure Software's leaders bring decades of diverse
experience and a history of success. Business acumen
with technical savvy, these executives guides our talented
employees to create innovative products and solutions
for customers around the world.
The Company has drawn executives and advisors from senior
positions at major corporations with tremendous experience.
The management team has gained the requisite relevant
technical, business development, client management and
sales skills during their international careers. The
management brings their total work experience of almost
four decades due to their complete commitment to Max
Sanjay Pradhan: Founder & CEO
Sanjay Pradhan, who is the Founder & CEO of Max
Secure Software, has been recognized for his leadership
and team-building skills in technologies and management.
He has had a successful international career of almost
two decades starting in the US with a company pioneering
in real time dynamic simulation, and then at a Fortune
500 company, where he held various positions with increasing
responsibilities in the technical and business development.
Among his key responsibilities during his tenure at
the Fortune 500 firm was establishing the India office
where he developed and managed key client-relationships
and delivered solutions. He is responsible for overall
business strategy and development. He received his BS
from Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.) Kanpur.
He did Post Graduate studies at Carnegie Mellon University,
(C.M.U.) Pittsburgh in the areas of Artificial Intelligence
Rachna Pradhan: Co-Founder & CTO
Rachna Pradhan is the Co-founder and Chief Technical
Officer at Max Secure Software. She directs the technology
vision behind Max Secure Software's product development
and assessment of new and emerging technologies that
customers view as a best of breed solution. She leads
the development team that consistently develops software
on time and under budget. She has extensive experience
of over 18 years working in U.S.A. and India, where
she has successfully completed several projects providing
complex solutions in R&D, Design and Testing. She
has completed several Postgraduate level courses in
Computer Science and Web Technologies. She received
her BS from Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.)
Our Advisory Board
Bob Daly: Principal, RD Consulting Services
Bob Daly has been active in the software industry for
the past 17 years and has always striven for excellence
in all facets of his work. He is the Principal, RD Consulting
Services, which addresses the needs of growing software
firms using tailored workshops with emphasis on productive
process improvement. He also does software process engineering
due diligence analysis and detailed technical due diligence
for high profile venture capital firms. He is an adjunct
professor of Computer Science at Queens College in New
Before this, he was VP of Engineering of Cheyenne Software,
where he was responsible for the product creation process
– from requirements through code development;
quality assurance, localization, delivery and product
review coordination as well as technical support. The
award winning, network essential product, ARCserve,
was created, developed and popularized under Bob’s
leadership. A graduate of Rutgers University in New
Jersey, Bob did his graduate work at C.W. Post.
Rao Remala: Director, Microsoft Corporation
Nurturing PC progress from the very start,
Rao was the first person to write code for and give
initial shape to the ubiquitous Microsoft Windows program,
which is used on a daily basis by millions globally.
In a 21-year period with this Goliath of the information
technology world, he worked on a slew of the company's
best known products - Basic, Cobol Compiler, Windows
1.0, Windows 2.0, OLE 1.0, OLE 2.0, Office 95, and Office
97. He held a range of positions from individual contributor,
to Group Manager, to Product Unit Manager and was an
integral part of the team that virtually defined the
personal computing industry.
Before Microsoft, Rao was working at DCM, Computer R&D
center and then at Hindustan Computers Limited (HCL).
Rao has a Master's degree in Computer Science from Indian
Institute of Technology, Kanpur. India and a Bachelor's
degree from REC Warangal College with highest honors
in the engineering program.