Ashok Trivedi is the Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of iGate Corporation (NASDAQ: IGTE). Ashok was one of the early pioneers of the IT industry. His vision guided the development and execution of iGate’s worldwide strategy. Today, iGate has 34 offices in 16 countries with over 7000 employees, providing IT and Business Process Outsourcing services. iGate has won several awards including, the 2008 outsourcing excellence award in the financial services category from the Everest Group/ Outsourcing Center and has been ranked among the top 3 Best Employer/ Best Company to work with for the past 3 years. In addition to iGate, Ashok is the Co-Founder and Co-Chairman of Mastech Corporation, a provider of high-value information technology services and solutions in the U.S. Earlier; he was the Co-Founder and President of Mastech. Under his leadership, Mastech began its operations in 1998 and grew over $500 Million in revenues by 1999. Mastech won several awards including Business Week and was listed 4 times in Inc. Magazine’s ranking of the fastest- growing companies in the U.S.
Also, he has led the launch of over 10 new IT services businesses in emerging technologies, and has been an angel investor in over 20 startups in technology and financial service businesses. He has received numerous awards including, “Entrepreneur of the Year” from Ernst & Young. Ashok holds an MBA from Ohio University along with a B.S. and M.S. in Physics from Delhi University. He has attended the Owner/ President Management Program at the Harvard Business School. Ashok’s interests are traveling, reading, and golf.