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Abhi Gholap Founder President & CEO of Optra Systems, a software services company, and Devisha Films, a film production company is a serial entrepreneur. A seasoned technopreneur, Abhi has over 18 years of experience in software products and services industry.
Prior to founding OPTRA Systems, he was the founder of BioImagene, a digital pathology company in California developing cancer detection system using image based artificial intelligence. Millions of patients are being screened using this product worldwide and his invention was recognized by National Cancer Institute at Washington DC. In 2004, Scimagix Inc and in 2006, Tissue Informatics Inc were acquired and merged into BioImagene, before BioImagene was acquired by Roche Diagnostics.
Abhijeet has several publications and 11 international patentsto his credit.
Abhijeet earlier worked for TCS, Cedartech, Siemens Medical Systems. He earned his M.Tech. From Indian Institute of Technology ( IIT), Mumbai, India in 1994. Abhi strongly believes in Innovations and nurtures entrepreneurial spirit in the society.
Abhi was awarded on various occasions:
He has recently diversified into showbiz and started Devisha Films, a film production company. His first film as a producer, 'Deool' has been a ground-breaking production that has been a runaway success. Deool , marketed in an innovative manner, has won three national awards and has many firsts to its credit. His second film 'Bharatiya' is to be released on 10th August