TEAM

Having accrued a number of industry experts over the past 5 years, Mindwave’s combined skill-set has brought the company to the forefront of Digital Health, and has firmly positioned itself as a field leader in the UK.

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KUMAR JACOB MBE

Executive Director

Having started his working life in finance, Kumar switched to general management after achieving an MBA at Cranfield School of Management.

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Dr Janak Gunatilleke

Chief Executive Officer

Janak is a qualified doctor and has worked for 15 years in healthcare in a variety of clinical, operational and consulting roles.

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JOANNA MABEY

HR & Recruitment Lead

Joanna’s career in HR started in computer games 20+ years ago for a Canon company, and more recently for Sony Interactive Entertainment.

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Dr Victoria Betton

Chief Innovation Officer

Victoria has worked in healthcare for 20+ years. She has a Masters in Women’s Studies, Social Work, and a Diploma in Public Sector Relations.

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Shakira Lagrin

Business Support Officer

Shakira joined Mindwave in 2019 and has worked within the administrative sector for 2 years ranging from property to recruitment. 

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Tracy Gascoigne

Financial Controller

Tracy has worked for 20+ years in many finance, operational and project roles including Guardian News & Media, and multiple startups.

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Mani Selvam

Office Administrator

Mani has an MBA degree in Finance & Human Resource from Anna University.

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Sarah Welton

Chief Design Officer

Sarah joined the team back in 2016 as a UX and UI designer and has since worked her way up to lead the team. 

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Anouk de Jonge

Design Lead

Anouk completed her design and communication degree in L.A. with her thesis on public signage for the visually, hearing and mobility impaired.

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Ilsa Parry

UX Researcher

Ilsa has 15 years experience as a product design consultant and creative director working across multiple design disciplines.

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Shantel Kadir

UX / UI Designer

Shantel graduated in Birmingham with a Bachelor's degree in Media and Communication.

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Roshan Patel

Junior UI/UX designer

Roshan graduated from University of LJMU with a degree in Graphic Design & Illustration in 2017.

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Ramesh Murugesan

Technology Lead

In the past 5 years Ramesh has gained a vast amount of experience working with employers in the UK, Austria, Australia and India.

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Arul Jothy

Development Manager

Arul is a flexible developer with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of programming in general. He adheres to Agile methodologies and best practices of coding to ensure it is easy to maintain.

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Priyanka Parthiban

Development Manager

Priyanka is a full stack developer with experience building systems architecture, databases, creating APIs and front-end development. 

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Aarthi Kootharasan

Front-end Lead

Aarthi completed her MCA in Anna university, working with messenger bots - software used in artificial intelligence to communicate with users.

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SambathKumar Palani

Senior Developer

Sambath joined the Mindwave development team in July 2018 bringing with him years of experience working in multiple technologies for clients.

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Sravan  Kumar

Senior Developer

Sravan is a senior techie with has experience both in front and back end development, having worked in the industry for many years. 

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Sakthivel Subbarayan

Senior Developer

Sakthivel is a full stack developer with a Bachelor’s Degree from Anna University. 

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Deepak Sivamani

Front-end designer / VR developer

Deepak began his career in the gaming industry, working on both design and development. 

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Vasu Narayanasamy

Front-end designer / VR developer

Having completed his Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication, Vasu has worked for the past 6 years across a wide range of design disciplines.

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Ashish Kurian Thomas

Software Developer

Ashish is an old school GNU/Linux junkie and computer programmer.

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Sivasubramaniyam.V

Developer

Sivasubramaniyam has done B.Sc. IT in Pondicherry university and has also completed DVM-VFX (Diploma in Multimedia).

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Sangavi Vijayaraghavan

Senior Tester

After completing her B.E. CSE, Sangavi worked as a Software Test engineer in E-orchids tech Solutions Private Ltd., Chennai. She has also done her MBA in Human Resource Management.

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Jayanthi Ravichandran

Senior Tester

Jayanthi started her career in UI designing. After a very short span, she moved into Software Testing.

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Prasanth

Deployment Engineer

Prasanth has more than 3 years of work experience including Linux and Cloud computing platforms like Amazon Web Service.

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Sathish Kumar 

Junior Developer

Sathish has completed his MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College (PEC). After completing his education he started his career with Mindwave as a fresher.

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Aparna Rajasekar

Junior Developer

Aparna has completed her MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College. She joined Mindwave as a fresher and has worked in a few projects as a backend Developer.

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Sumithra Ramachandran

Junior Developer

Sumithra did her PG (M.Sc Computer Science) in Thiruvalluvar University. She is a versatile Front-end Developer with over an year of experience in designing and developing multiple healthcare projects with responsive designs.

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Anusuya Ravichandran

Junior Developer

Anusuya has completed her MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College (PEC). She started her career with Mindwave as a fresher right after college.

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Dandapani Dhanusu

Junior Developer

Dandapani has completed his MCA in Anna University. After completing college he started his career with Mindwave as a fresher.

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Ajithkumar

Junior Software Tester

Ajith is a Junior software tester and has experience in Functional and Non-Functional testing.

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Satieshkumar

Junior Software Tester

Satieshkumar has started his career in the manufacturing field for 2.5 years.

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Sandeep

Deployment Engineer

Sandeep has 3.5 years of working experience. He started his career in Bharat Airtel Pvt. Ltd. as Telecom Network Engineer

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Selvakumar

Senior Developer

Having Completed his Bachelor’s in Information Technology Selvakumar has worked for the past 7 years in Web Applications, ERP Product Development.

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Ashokkumar

Senior Dot Net Developer

Ashokkumar has started his career in Beanotic Systems for 4 years . Beanotic Systems is a Product based software company,to learn more knowledge about the Retail sector.

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Vijayakumar

Developer

Life liver. Love Humans. Positivity engaged. Technology freak. Internet nut. With an innate love of writing code to solve complex issues.

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Selvan

Front End Developer

Selvan completed his BE in Anna University and started his career as a front-end-developer.

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Sathya

Senior QA Tester

Sathya has 8 years of experience in Testing across various domains which includes manual and automation testing.

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Dhanraj

QA Tester

Dhanraj is working as a QA tester at Mindwave. He has 3+ years of experience in Software Testing.

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Divya

Junior Graphic Designer

Divya completed her BCA in Pondicherry University, then she studied Graphics Designing course at Image Creative Education and she started her Career as a Graphics Designer.

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Katy Edwards

Chief Operating Officer

Following 13 years in recruitment, Katy has been working with healthcare organisations since 2015 in a number of different roles.

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Elle Long

Apps and Services Product Manager

After studying French, Spanish & Mandarin at Newcastle University, Elle worked for 8 years in Account Management and Project Management roles.

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Aishwaryaa Ravi

General Manager

Completing her MBA in 2013 with specialisms in HR and Marketing, Aishwaryaa has 5+ years experience in management across various sectors. 

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Mahad Alassow

Project Manager

With a background in healthcare and technology, Mahad has a passion for work that fuses the two together to improve overall patient care.

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Iulia Pirv

Project Support

With an honours degree in Business and Law, Iulia is now studying for her Masters in International Project Management.

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Andrew Morrison

Project Manager

Andrew has worked in healthcare for 5 years, primarily in research roles in the areas of Radiotherapy and Cardiology in a variety of Hospital and University settings.

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Dr Julio Amaral

Personal Health Records (PHR) Researcher

Julio has worked as a Doctor in the field of Psychiatry since 2016. He is currently studying strategies for self-evaluation of health risks for a PhD at King's College London.

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Vishnupriya Karunanithi

Project support

Vishnupriya has 2+years of experience in recruitment and training across various sectors.

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Rekha Manivannan

Project support

Rekha has completed her Master degree in Mass communication and Journalism in Pondicherry university.

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Mirantha Jayathilaka

Researcher Scientist - Machine Learning

Coming from a background in Robotics and Machine Learning, Mirantha is currently reading for his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Manchester.

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KUMAR JACOB MBE

Executive Director

Having started his working life in finance, Kumar switched to general management after achieving an MBA at Cranfield School of Management.

He has been in computer games for over 20 years and is a founder director of dRi, a company specialising in virtual and augmented reality experiences.

Kumar has a strong background in healthcare, having worked within a number of mental health charities, and helping to set up SH:24, an online sexual health service where he is a non-executive director. Kumar is also the Chair of Trustees of Age Exchange, a small charity committed to improving health and wellbeing among older people.

Kumar loves to spend his weekends cooking delicious South Indian food - and often treats the team to spicy Kiribath breakfasts!

Dr Janak Gunatilleke

Chief Executive Officer

Janak is a qualified doctor and has worked for 15 years in healthcare in a variety of clinical, operational and consulting roles.

With experience in the NHS, SMEs and large corporates such as Accenture, Janak has an MBA from the University of Cambridge. He is currently working towards a MSc in Data Science, Technology and Innovation.

At Mindwave, Janak is responsible for the overall strategy and growth of the company. He works with the team on developing new products and new business, and on managing the operations and finances.

At home, his kids and puppy keep him busy and when he can, Janak tries to play some tennis in an attempt to keep (vaguely) fit!

Joanna Mabey

HR & Recruitment Lead

Joanna’s career in HR started in computer games 20+ years ago for a Canon company, and more recently for Sony Interactive Entertainment.

Joanna also has experience of working within HR and Recruitment at a senior level in multiple startup companies - evolving company culture, growing the team and supporting senior management teams.

At Mindwave, Joanna is responsible for HR and Recruitment. Her interest and passion for supporting business growth by expanding the team and harnessing the company culture working closely with the management team.

Outside work Joanna is kept busy with her own team - 3 little boys and puppy Maggie who all enjoy exploring in the woods, playing in the park and making regular trips to the beaches on the Isle of Wight.

Dr Victoria Betton

Chief Innovation Officer

Victoria has worked in healthcare for 20+ years. She has a Masters in Women’s Studies, Social Work, and a Diploma in Public Sector Relations.

Her doctoral research was on the theme of mental health and online social networks. She is a member of the HIMSS UK Advisory Board, Leeds City Region Digital Board, and a trustee for Solace, a refugee and asylum seeker charity.

Victoria is responsible for helping Mindwave keep at the forefront of innovation; she leads on PR and marketing along with developing the business and collaborating with partners.

She is co-author of Teen Mental Health in an Online World and you can find her “Pets as Therapy” dog on Instagram @bibithepatdog. She is a regular runner and currently training for the 2020 London marathon. 

Shakira Lagrin

Business Support Officer

Shakira joined Mindwave in 2019 and has worked within the administrative sector for 2 years ranging from property to recruitment. 

She has gained A-level qualifications in Business Studies, Psychology and Product Design.

Supporting for the CEO and Founder of Mindwave Kumar Jacob, her tasks include managing his diary, day to day activities and general support for the company. 

Out of work hours, Shakira spends her time being creative by painting and drawing still life and still has enough time to make and create new food recipes!

Tracy Gascoigne

Financial Controller

Tracy has worked for 20+ years in many finance, operational and project roles including Guardian News & Media, and multiple startups.

At Mindwave, Tracy is responsible for the finance operation including financial reporting, business budgeting & forecasting. Her passion for startups and her cross-functional business experience ensures that we have the financial information at hand to make effective decisions to grow the business.

Outside work, Tracy enjoys getting lost on long forest walks with the family (& Teddy the dog) that usually end in a nice beer garden!

Mani Selvam

Office Administrator

Mani has worked for 3 years in HDFC Bank as Junior Officer- Processing. He has an MBA degree in Finance & Human Resource from Anna University.

At Mindwave, Mani helps to organize, monitor and evaluate office activities and operations to secure efficiency and also helps the management with HR and corporate matters.

His duties also include planning recruitment and selection process, posting job ads, organizing resumes, job applications and making sure that the current HR files and database are up to date, maintaining employee benefits and employment status. He helps in implementing organizational strategies to create a more productive work environment.

Roshan Patel

Junior UI/UX designer

Roshan graduated from University of LJMU with a degree in Graphic Design & Illustration in 2017. Roshan gained experience on working in many digital platforms within the design industry from UX & UI and CRM design, to eLearning.

As a Junior UX / UI designer, Roshan is responsible for supporting the team with designs for online and offline projects, conducting workshops and assisting the team with research or any help that may be required. Roshan brings a hands-on, fresh approach to each project and is currently involved in extensive UX research for our PHR projects.

After work hours, you can find Roshan dancing at gigs, playing badminton or having a pint at the local pub with his friends watching Liverpool dominate the league.

Sarah Welton

Chief Design Officer

Sarah joined the team back in 2016 as a UX and UI designer and has since worked her way up to lead the team. 

Sarah’s work as a UX and UI designer has always tended to focus heavily on health and not-for-profit projects, which is what led her to her join the Mindwave team. Her primary goal is to create products and services that benefit, empower and enable users - and as such, she champions research and discovery as a key phase of any design process.

Sarah is experienced across the entire project life-cycle, from engaging with users and refining requirements, through to the final polishing of the interface.

After hours, Sarah loves growing vegetables in her garden, and illustrating animal-inspired prints. The occasional Netflix-binge marathon also doesn't go amiss...! 

Anouk de Jonge 

Design Lead

Anouk completed her design and communication degree in L.A. with her thesis on public signage for the visually, hearing and mobility impaired.

Anouk has a proven track record of delivering effective global campaigns whilst working at international agencies and in-house design departments. She has helped drive businesses in their creative direction and has worked with diverse clients from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art to Fortune 500 companies. Anouk specialises in branding and has a passion for understanding the DNA of a brand and seeing it through across all touch-points, emphasising the integrated user experience.

At Mindwave, Anouk is leading the day-to-day design work to ensure brand and pixel perfection for all of our clients.

Anouk loves fashion & artisan crafts, and does a fine art painting class on Sunday. She is currently working part-time on her Technology focussed MBA and is passionate about climate issues and corporate sustainability. On Saturday mornings, you may find her with her black lab at the local farmer’s market in Primrose Hill, or out for a long walk on the Heath.

Ilsa Parry

UX Researcher

Collaborating with high profile clients in both commercial and academic contexts, she is passionate about creating immersive, multi-sensory, experiences which enhance user engagement through divergent thinking and meaningful insight.

Ilsa has 15 years experience as a product design consultant and creative director working across multiple design disciplines, collaborating with high profile clients in both commercial and academic contexts. She is passionate about creating immersive, multi-sensory, experiences which enhance user engagement through divergent thinking and meaningful insight. 

Ilsa joins Mindwave at the front end of product development as a research strategist to inform design concept, interface and functionality through a human centred approach. Her advanced specialist knowledge of innovation and iterative processes results in culturally relevant, desirable and economically viable solutions that leave lasting impact.

Away from the desk, Ilsa continues to tinker with physical product invention and holds patents in the US and UK.​ She is also a percussionist in a global samba reggae band and loves to travel. ​You may even have seen her on the telly!

Shantel Kadir

UX / UI Designer

Shantel graduated in Birmingham with a Bachelor's degree in Media and Communication.

She then moved to London and went on to gather over 6 years of experience in market research mainly for the public sector, whilst also freelancing as a graphic designer. 

Passionate about design as much as she is about making a positive contribution to society; this role was made for her! As the UX/UI designer at Mindwave Shantel utilises her wide skill set and knowledge from planning and conducting user research, creating wireframes, prototypes and UI, to conducting usability testing.

Outside of work Shantel run’s an inclusive party in East London called ‘Vibrate’. You can usually spot her cycling to work with either purple, blue or pink hair (it changes every month).

Ramesh Murugesan

Technology Lead

In the past 5 years Ramesh has gained a vast amount of experience working with employers in the UK, Austria, Australia and India. 

As a freelancer he has also worked for clients across the United States and Canada. Ramesh’s agility has enabled him to work both on his own as well as lead teams working on various frameworks and languages making it a priority to keep updated on the latest programming technologies.

Ramesh now leads the Mindwave development team as our Development Manager.

He is a Life Liver and a Coffee Addict! He loves to learn new intriguing stuff and in his spare time, stunt doubles for The Hulk!

Arul Jothy

Development Manager

Arul is a flexible developer with a solid understanding of the fundamentals of all aspects of programming. 

He adheres to Agile methodologies and best practices of coding to ensure his code and platforms are easy to maintain. Being passionate about code and technology, Arul is motivated by new challenges, always learning new tricks, and trying to stay on top of the latest trends and technologies.

Arul at Mindwave aids development and support for both front and back-end.

In his free time, Arul like to watch movies with friends. He is a big fan of Marvel movies and loves to watch Netflix series. His all time favourite series are Friends and Sherlock Holmes. Arul also enjoys playing video games and drawing.

Priyanka Parthiban

Development Manager

Priyanka is a full stack developer with experience building systems architecture, databases, creating APIs and front-end development. 

At Mindwave, Priyanka develops android and ios mobile applications and web applications using various frameworks, CMS and databases.

In her spare time, Priyanka loves to indulge herself in creative activities such as crafts, learning to play musical instruments and gardening.

Aarthi Kootharasan

Front-end Lead

Aarthi completed her MCA in Anna university, working with messenger bots - software used in artificial intelligence to communicate with users.

At Mindwave, Aarthi works on front-end development using various frameworks, and is also key in any CMS work. Her vast knowledge of Android and iOS systems helps her work on the front-end for hybrid application development. 

At home, Aarthi likes to play chess, tennis and often volunteers at the local orphanage for events during special occasions.

SambathKumar Palani

Senior Developer

Sambath joined the Mindwave development team in July 2018 bringing with him years of experience working in multiple technologies for clients. 

Sambath is a tech geek by nature who simply will not take no for an answer when it comes to finding the best technical solution.

At Mindwave, he is involved in development and support for node or python based applications.

Sambath spends his time outside of work learning more about technology, going to the movies, helping his friend at a local non-profit organisation and swimming during the weekends.

Sravan  Kumar

Senior Developer

Sravan is a senior techie with has experience both in front and back end development, having worked in the industry for many years. 

He has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer application. He likes keeping himself up to date with the latest coding and new technologies and loves to share his knowledge with all.

As a senior developer at Mindwave, Sravan supports both front and back-end development of websites and apps, and is hot on quality assurance!

He loves spending his free time with family and friends and is an ardent fan of cricket and movies. He also likes to explore his culinary skills from time to time.

Sakthivel Subbarayan

Senior Developer

Sakthivel is a full stack developer with a Bachelor’s Degree from Anna University. 

He has experience working on numerous challenging projects for startups and SME’s across the UK and India. His coding does most of the talking for him, and rather than problems he aims to bring solutions to the discussion table.

At Mindwave, Sakthivel develops mobile and web applications using various frameworks, CMS and databases.

Sakthivel likes to spend time challenging his arithmetic skills solving sudoku and other puzzles. He enjoys cycling with his friends along the coast and through forests.

Deepak Sivamani

Front-end designer / VR developer

Deepak began his career in the gaming industry, working on both design and development. 

He later moved into technology software design and development. Deepak has gained years of experience working on UI/UX projects and front-end design at multiple agencies.

At Mindwave he works as a front end developer and has been heavily involved with virtual reality in accordance with various mental health projects.

Outside of work Deepak spends his weekend playing cricket for his local team, playing badminton, watching hours of cricket on TV and making sure he watches all the latest movies at the cinema.

Vasu Narayanasamy

Front-end designer / VR developer

Having completed his Bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication, Vasu has worked for the past 7 years across a wide range of design disciplines. 

He has a great deal of experience in both web and app user experience and user interface design, as well as creating augmented reality and virtual reality experiences.

Vasu takes care of all of our design needs during the development process.

During his spare time you’ll find him exploring and meeting new people whilst capturing moments with his Poco F1. He believes that photography can teach us a lot about visual impression and storytelling as part of the various phases of life.

Ashish Kurian Thomas

Software Developer

Ashish is an old school GNU/Linux junkie and computer programmer. He's fond of keeping software simple and tries to adhere his projects to the UNIX philosophy of doing one thing and one thing well.

At Mindwave, he's responsible for building backend APIs and good frontends for them. In his free-time, he tinkers with mechanical keyboards and spends time improving his methods of becoming a good programmer.

Sivasubramaniyam.V

Developer

Sivasubramaniyam has done B.Sc. IT in Pondicherry university and has also completed DVM-VFX (Diploma in Multimedia). He has been working for 5 years in UX and UI designing, CRM, ERP Back-End-Development and technical support.

At Mindwave, Siva works in Front end development across various frameworks and CMS.

He likes to spend his spare time in social activities, play games and watching anime series.

Sangavi Vijayaraghavan

Senior Tester

After completing her B.E. CSE, Sangavi worked as a Software Test engineer in E-orchids tech Solutions Private Ltd., Chennai. She has also done her MBA in Human Resource Management.

Sangavi is working with us as a Senior software Tester in Mindwave. She has been ardently learning and working towards implementing new technologies in automation.

At her leisure, she loves cooking. Being a philanthropist, Sangavi's passion is to serve food to people living on the streets, volunteering in an NGO called 'Direction for Volunteers and Kingmakers Employment Service' providing carrier guidance, road safety awareness and educational support. She also volunteers to plant trees in neighbouring villages, schools and colleges.

Jayanthi Ravichandran

Senior Tester

Jayanthi started her career in UI designing. After a very short span, she moved into Software Testing. Jayanthi has over 3 years of experience in manual & automation Software Testing, as well as mobile app testing. She has been a Senior Test Engineer and has hands on experience in handling multiple projects and has lead her team.

At Mindwave, Jayanthi works as Senior Software tester and has been involved with focus on unit testing, security testing and performance testing using various tools to ensure efficiency and quality.

She spends her leisure time in reading books, watching movies and series.

Prasanth

Deployment Engineer

Prasanth has more than 3 years of work experience including Linux and Cloud computing platforms like Amazon Web Service. In-depth experience on implementing Cloud Solutions using various AWS DevOps Services including EC2, VPC, EBS, ELB & AS.

At Mindwave, Prasanth started his career as a  Deployment Engineer from 2020 and Currently Coordinating the team on their work.

Sathish Kumar

Junior Developer

Sathish has completed his MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College (PEC). After completing his education he started his career with Mindwave as a fresher.

He works as a back-end developer across various frameworks and in building databases and APIs.

After work hours, he likes to spend time with his friends and family. He also loves to hear songs and plays volleyball and cricket every weekend without fail.

Aparna Rajasekar

Junior Developer

Aparna has completed her MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College. She joined Mindwave as a fresher and has worked in a few projects as a backend Developer.

Due to her interest and inclination towards devops she has now swapped teams and is working as a junior deployment engineer. She has the ability to take risks and manage situations and is keen to learn new things and keep herself updated.

She loves to watch movies and spends time with friends and family.

Sumithra Ramachandran

Junior Developer

Sumithra did her PG (M.Sc Computer Science) in Thiruvalluvar University. She is a versatile Front-end Developer with over 1 yr of experience in designing and developing multiple healthcare projects with responsive designs.

At Mindwave, Sumithra works as a front-end developer using various frameworks and also on CMS. She is specifically interested to work on different designs with challenging concepts and logic.

At her leisure, she involves herself in drawing, making handmade jewelry, tailoring and in learning new things. She likes to play Badminton, Javelin throw and Chess.

Anusuya Ravichandran

Junior Developer

Anusuya has completed her MCA in Pondicherry Engineering College (PEC). She started her career with Mindwave as a fresher right after college.

At Mindwave, Anusuya works on front-end development across Ionic with Reactjs framework and Apostrophe CMS. She is keen on learning new technologies.

At home, she likes cooking and does handicrafts. She likes to spend time with family and going out to watch movies and shopping with friends.

Dandapani Dhanusu

Junior Developer

Dandapani has completed his MCA in Anna University. After completing college he started his career with Mindwave as a fresher.

Dandapani works as a back-end developer across various frameworks and in building databases and APIs.

After work he likes to play cricket and kabbadi every weekend. He also loves singing Hariharan's songs (Hariharan is a renowned Indian playback and ghazal singer) and dancing.

Ajithkumar

Junior Software Tester

Ajith is a Junior software tester and has experience in Functional and Non-Functional testing. He has completed his B.Tech Information Technology from “SSN college of Engineering College”, affiliated to Anna University. His final year project was “Tooth Fracture Detection Using X-Ray images” by using Numpy array in Python. 

Ajithkumar joined Mindwave as a Junior Software Tester in Jan 2020 and has handled Research-Based and Personal Health Record projects. He designs Test cases and executes them manually for Bug detection and Reporting.

In addition to this, he’s also ardently inclined towards equipping himself to implement new technologies in automation testing with Python - Selenium.

SATIESHKUMAR

Junior Software Tester

Satieshkumar has started his career in the manufacturing field for 2.5 years. After that he moved into software testing to learn the Manual and Automation testing. He has completed his B.Tech Electronics and communication Engineering in “SMVEC Engineering College '', affiliated to Pondicherry University.

Satieshkumar joined Mindwave as a Junior Software Tester in January 2020 and has been handling PHR projects. He designs Test cases and executes them manually for Bug Detection and Reporting. In addition to this, He’s also learning Automation testing - Selenium web driver

Sandeep

Deployment Engineer

Sandeep has 3.5 years of working experience. He started his career in Bharat Airtel Pvt. Ltd. as Telecom Network Engineer in 2016 and moved to New Winsys IT Solution in the year of 2017 as system administrator. From 2019 he has been working as a Cloud support engineer in AWS cloud platform.

At Mindwave, Sandeep works as a deployment engineer.

He is passionate in learning new technologies and likes spending his weekend in system Hardware service, cycle trekking and gardening.

Selvakumar

Senior Developer

Having Completed his Bachelor’s in Information Technology Selvakumar has worked for the past 7 years in Web Applications, ERP Product Development.

In Mindwave, Selva works as Senior Developer and develops web and mobile applications with current trending technologies.

At his leisure he likes to spend time with family, hear songs and go on small trips with friends.

Ashokkumar

Senior Dot Net Developer

Ashokkumar has started his career in Beanotic Systems for 4 years . Beanotic Systems is a Product based software company,to learn more knowledge about the Retail sector. After that he moved into Sigmatix infotech Pvt Ltd in the year of 2017, Started learning about forecasting Product, Customer Relationship Management, Enterprise Resource Planning Product Development. After that he moved into Genesys Academy of Computer Science in the year of 2018, Started learning about Latest Technology.

Now Started New Journey in Mindwave as Senior Dot Net Developer in the year of 2020.

Vijayakumar

Developer

Life liver. Love Humans. Positivity engaged. Technology freak. Internet nut.

With an innate love of writing code to solve complex issues, software developer Vijiyakumar has been programming since the age of eighteen. His love for innovative and creative client applications is what has allowed him to reach this level of well versed developer. He is fluent in a variety of computer languages and is an excellent team player when it comes to team efforts to manipulate code. He has joined Mindwave as a full stack developer.

Vijayakumar is thirsty for learning new things in his leisure time. Exploring different places, and having an ability to appreciate different cultures is his hobby. He strongly believes traveling gives him exposure to learn more new things and make him happy forever.

Selvan

Front End Developer

Selvan completed his BE in Anna University and started his career as a front-end-developer. He has now joined Mindwave in June 2020 as a Front End Developer and is working on react projects.

In his spare time, he plays Kabaddi and Cricket.

Sathya

Senior QA Tester

Sathya has 8 years of experience in Testing across various domains which includes manual and automation testing. She started her career as Testing Engineer in 2006 and has worked continuing with ZOHO and Mindtree as Senior Tester.

At Mindwave, Sathya works as a Senior QA Tester.

She is passionate about learning new technologies and she spends her weekends with her kids.

Dhanraj

QA Tester

Dhanraj is working as a QA tester at Mindwave. He has 3+ years of experience in Software Testing.

He has a good amount of experience working in ERP projects and product based projects.

Has good knowledge in project lifecycle management, Dynamic Microsoft Ax, etc.He handles manual and automation software testing of Personal Health Record projects using selenium webdriver.

Divya

Junior Graphic Designer

Divya completed her BCA in Pondicherry University, then she studied Graphics Designing course at “Image Creative Education" and she started her Career as a “Graphics Designer”. She has been working in this field for more than 5 years.

Divya has joined Mindwave as a Junior Graphic Designer to help in design requirements and to ensure attention to details.

At home, Divya likes to spend her spare time in social activities, spending her free time with family and friends, and she is eager in learning new things to develop her skills up-to-date.

Katy Edwards

Chief Operating Officer

Following 13 years in recruitment, Katy has been working with healthcare organisations since 2015 in a number of different roles. 

These roles proved that good organisational skills add value to any organisation, and enabled her to pick up new skills and projects quickly and adapt to new environments.

Katy initially joined Mindwave in a freelance capacity to help deliver Healthlocker - our first personal health record, but quickly became our resident PHR expert and joined as a permanent member of the team in 2017. She is now responsible for managing our Personal Health Records programme across a number of NHS trusts around the UK.

Outside work, Katy goes by the name Tawny Owl, running a Brownie pack in West London and chairing a committee who run a small centre for use by Brownies and Guides. She also enjoys all kinds of arts & crafts.

Elle Long

Apps and Services Product Manager

After studying French, Spanish & Mandarin at Newcastle University, Elle worked for 8 years in Account Management and Project Management roles.

Her experience spans travel, events and charity sectors, for companies such as Airbnb and The Children’s Society. Elle is a certified Agile Scrum Master, and is passionate about User Centred Design.

At Mindwave, Elle manages a variety of projects covering websites, mobile applications, and emerging technologies such as VR. Elle works closely with the developers and designers to translate user needs into tangible features for development, whilst managing relationships with clients.

Outside of work, Elle is either planning her next overseas adventure, learning a new language, or trying out a new recipe.

Aishwaryaa Ravi

General Manager

Completing her MBA in 2013 with specialisms in HR and Marketing, Aishwaryaa has 5+ years experience in management across various sectors. 

Her role at Mindwave involves liaising between the developers and the rest of the team to ensure that the projects are completed and delivered on time.

She best describes herself as sincere, friendly, curious and ambitious, and loves her best buddy, Jamie, a German shepherd who was rescued from a breeder. Aishwaryaa keeps herself occupied in her free time by volunteering at orphanages, old age homes and animal welfare organisations.

Mahad Alassow

Project Manager

With a background in healthcare and technology, Mahad has a passion for work that fuses the two together to improve overall patient care.

Working in sectors from finance to digital, Mahad has always worked closely with suppliers and clients to ensure the success of his projects. 

Having joined Mindwave in October 2019 as a Project Manager for PHRs, he is now responsible for managing our Personal Health Records programme across a number of NHS trusts around the UK. 

Outside of work, Mahad enjoys all things sports and is a regular badminton player at his local leisure centre. Also, an avid NFL fan, he has visited Wembley several times to see the best American Football has to offer.

Iulia Pirv

Project Support

With an honours degree in Business and Law, Iulia is now studying for her Masters in International Project Management.

In addition to her degree, she also brings a strong background spanning 6 years in business and utilises these skills to support the team on a wide range of projects.

At Mindwave, Iulia is responsible for providing research, reports and documentation to support the projects. She works mainly with the project managers, organising events and liaising with the company’s stakeholders.

Hailing from the beautiful mountain regions of Transylvania, Iulia has a thirst for adventure and likes to travel and experience different cultures, meet new people and most of all try new food!

Andrew Morrison

Project Manager

Andrew has worked in healthcare for 5 years, primarily in research roles in the areas of Radiotherapy and Cardiology in a variety of Hospital and University settings.
With a Masters in Healthcare Policy and Management from the University of Birmingham and a Bachelors in Pharmacology from the University of Liverpool, Andrew is well equipped for understanding and working closely with NHS and other healthcare organisations.

Andrew is one of our Project Managers based in the Liverpool office where he will be managing Public Health Records projects in the North and Midlands. Through working closely with the design Team in Liverpool and coordinating the developers, Andrew will be ensuring that the requirements of the NHS partners are met within tight frames and ensuring our platforms are of the highest quality.

In his spare time, Andrew is passionate about music. In recent years Andrew has run an independent record label and has had his own music released internationally by labels in LA, London and Berlin. His music has been used in adverts by the likes of Adidas, Tommy Hilfiger and Off White.

Dr Julio Amaral

Personal Health Records (PHR) Researcher

Julio has worked as a Doctor in the field of Psychiatry since 2016. He is currently studying strategies for self-evaluation of health risks for a PhD at King's College London.

At Mindwave, he researches the benefits and adherence strategies of personal health records (PHR), supporting the development of self-management health tools.
Julio also works with scientific illustration, he has a degree in Art History and worked for +10 years with web design and the development of interactive interfaces.
In his free time, Julio plays the bass guitar and trains as a member of the Vegan Runners.

Vishnupriya Karunanithi

Project support

Vishnupriya has 2+years of experience in recruitment and training across various sectors. She is passionate about volunteering, classical dance, craftwork and painting. She would like to spend her free time with her family and friends.

She is a core body member of KINGMAKER EMPLOYMENT SERVICES WELFARE ORGANISATION as well as she is an active volunteer of DIRECTION FOR VOLUNTEER & PEOPLE WELFARE ORGANISATION, and DESHNA FOUNDATION to support Career Development, Academics support, Women Empowerment, Blood donation, Home Support, Children’s Education, Free Employment, Training & Development and Counselling.

As a Project Support at Mindwave- she has been coordinating between developers and testing team to ensure that the research projects are completed and delivered on time and follow up with Wrike and Github to manage the resource timeline and workload. She has been interacting with Mindwave team regrading requirements and timescales.

Rekha Manivannan

Project Support

Rekha has completed her Master degree in Mass communication and Journalism in Pondicherry university. She started her career in digital marketer and worked with renowned companies for 3+ years in Chennai.

At Mindwave, she has joined as project support and managing PHR projects. She will coordinate with project leads, design team, dev team to ensure that the projects are completed and delivered on time.

About her, from childhood she is crazy to do creative artistic things. She always wishes to spread a smile on her face and keep her surrounded with a positive attitude. In her leisure time she used to draw mandala art and free hand sketches, watch movies and sleep as much as she could. She is a quick learner and willing to try personality. She keeps her adopted to new things & strongly believes in knowledge sharing.

Mirantha Jayathilaka

Researcher Scientist - Machine Learning

Coming from a background in Robotics and Machine Learning, Mirantha is currently reading for his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Manchester.

At Mindwave, he contributes to building the AI strategy and exploring future opportunities of expansion relating to AI and machine learning applications in healthcare.

During his hours away from work, he tends to cook and sing at times.