Aarti is the Co-founder and CEO of Modak. She has been instrumental in initially bootstrapping Modak, building Modak through the years, and now establishing Modak as a Global leader in Data Engineering and Cloud technologies.

She has close to 20 years of experience in the IT services industry and has worked across geographies in multi-cultural teams. She has extensively worked on technology projects involving Data Analytics, Big Data, Data warehousing, Cloud Migration, etc. At Modak she is involved in putting teams, processes, and technology together to deliver petabyte-scale data engineering projects for clients. Under her leadership, Modak has grown ten folds.

She is on the Board of Governors, of an autonomous college in Hyderabad. She is also a board member of an NGO in Hyderabad. She has been a speaker and panel member at many events and summits. She is passionate about subjects ranging from Technology, Women in Tech, Entrepreneurship, Product development, Strategy, etc. and has been a regular speaker at workshops and conferences. She is an alumnus of ISB 10K women and holds B.E in Electronics and Telecommunication from Pune University.


Milind Chitgupakar is Co-founder and Chief Analytics Officer of Modak. Modak is a specialist data analytics company enabling Fortune 100 companies in their digital transformation journey. For more than 23 years, Milind has provided thought leadership and delivery excellence on several enterprise client engagements that involved business strategy, analytics, and modern data platforms on extremely large data volumes.

He is a highly accomplished executive and a world-recognized expert in designing, developing, and operationalizing some of the largest data platforms in the world. He has distinguished accomplishments in leading numerous global Fortune 100 companies in their data-driven business transformation journeys. Milind has six approved patents in Data Management and Analytics.


Baz has 30 years of enterprise software, services, security, acquisitions, and product development experience. He was Chief Architect at Invensys for 5 years, where he contributed to the US Cyber Security strategy for the newly formed Department of Homeland Security and worked on Invensys’s Information Highway and Unity initiatives. During his career there, he contributed to industrial product development for Site Web, Intelligent Store, and Trellis data center infrastructure management software product lines.