Debjit Das Founder & CEO

Debjit is the driving force behind GroKool. He primarily focuses on brand building, market development, and investor relations.

During his previous life, Debjit invested more than 20 years in start-ups, mid-level, and Fortune 50 technology firms including McKinsey, United Technologies Corporation, and General Electric. He nurtured his passion for coaching and mentoring young minds through initiatives like Big Brothers Big Sisters, GE Igniting Minds, and city soccer leagues. That's what inspired Debjit to launch GroKool to systematically power group learning.

Debjit has completed B.Tech from IIT Kanpur-India, M.S. from Purdue University and MIT. For leisure, Debjit enjoys soccer, cricket, tennis, squash, table tennis, swimming, traveling, movies, and music.

Saubhik Mandal COO

A strategist at heart, Saubhik leads the interconnected web of product delivery, marketing operations and partner development at GroKool. His expertise and a keen eye help the firm foresee roadblocks and ensure a smooth sail.

Prior to GroKool, Saubhik co-founded and managed Bizight - a marketing agency for 7 years. Here, he built SalesPanda, a Marketing Automation SAAS product. Before turning into an entrepreneur, Saubhik worked at renowned companies like HP, IBM, SAS, Navitaire, and Cognizant as a technology architect, corporate strategist and marketer.

Saubhik has completed B.Tech from IIT Kanpur-India, and MBA from University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis. Besides being a certified private pilot and an avid golfer, Saubhik pursues soccer, swimming, squash and several other sports for leisure.

Anil Bonigala Co-Founder & CTO

The technology leader at GroKool, Anil defines GroKool's technology architecture and product development roadmap. His active and practical approach helps the team ensure a quick, effective and receptive market acceptance of the platform.

He has garnered over 20 years of experience developing enterprise software applications.

Anil has completed B.Tech from IIT Madras (Chennai) India.

Ashok Sinha CFO

Ashok manages the financial aspects of GroKool. With an expansive experience of over 34 years, he is a pro in audit and assurance, accounting, project appraisals and funding including IPO.

During his previous stints, Ashok has held senior positions at renowned companies spanning IT, pharmaceuticals, engineering and export-oriented units.

Ashok is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.