Kailash Katkar, the Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Quick Heal’s Board of Directors, exemplifies Quick Heal’s commitment to delight its stakeholders with trusted antivirus and network security products. In addition to chairing the board of directors, Mr. Katkar is responsible for managing the company, formulating and executing long-term strategies, and interacting with clients, employees, investors and other stakeholders to forge a strong relationship. He is also responsible for setting the tone for the company’s values, ethics and culture. He has served on the board of directors since its formation.
Mr Katkar is a proven leader with a profound proficiency in developing strong client relationships, a passion for building outstanding teams and a disciplined focus on operations and execution of successful long-term business strategy by the implementation of the global operating model. He has led the Company to be the first Indian technology product company to go public.
Mr Katkar is the recipient of many coveted appreciations and under his leadership Quick Heal is being continuously making news by being recognized for various categories at National and International forums in last 9 years. The recent one being “Gold Winner for Product Development/Management Executive of the year” at the 2016 Global Excellence Awards, USA. Quick Heal holds the recognition as one of India’s most globally competitive SME, with business practices at par with global giants.
Sanjay Katkar co-founded Quick Heal Technologies Limited in the year 1995. He is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO), Joint Managing Director and an executive member of the Board of Directors.
In his role he is leading the global technology strategy and is responsible for the core research and development of the products, the malware research lab and for driving product vision and innovation to continuously improve cyber security.
Sanjay initiated the antivirus product development and over the years built all the teams including threat research, product development, quality assurance and product management. With a highly distinctive personality and a passion for technology, Sanjay created the indigenously designed and developed anti-virus. His significant and outstanding contribution has earned Quick Heal a global position.
Sanjay is a distinguished speaker at various industry forums and has also been a speaker at various IIM and IIT events. He has served as Director of Association of Anti-Virus Researchers, Asia. He enlightens the industry at various DSCI and NASSCOM events.
Sanjay holds Master’s degree in Computer Science from University of Pune.
Abhijit Jorvekar is the Executive Director and Senior Vice President - Sales and Marketing of Quick Heal Technologies Limited. He has been instrumental in redefining Quick Heal’s position in SOHO and SMB markets in India.
Abhijit joined Quick Heal in 2002 and since then has broadened Quick Heal’s spectrum of operations in sales, channel partner relationships and procuring new business opportunities in India and internationally. He has been instrumental in expanding the channel partner base of Quick Heal and has traveled extensively for business expansions through channel partner relationships.
Abhijit is an Electronics engineer and has pursued his MBA in Marketing and Computer Management. Prior to Quick Heal, Abhijit has been associated with Modular Infotech Private Limited, Messung Systems Private Limited and Datapro Electronics Private Limited.