Dr. Anand Deshpande is the Founder, Chairman and Managing Director, Persistent Systems Ltd. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree (Hons.) in Technology in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur in 1984. He also earned a Doctorate in Computer Science from the Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana (USA) in 1989. He worked at Hewlett-Packard Laboratories as a Member of the technical staff in Palo Alto, California from 1989 to 1990 and has been a member of the Board at Persistent Systems since he founded the Company in 1990. Persistent Systems is recognized as an award-winning technology company specializing in software product development services. Persistent Systems today has 5,000+ employees and has delivered over 3,000 software product releases in their last five years and has 290+ customers.
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