ShieldSquare is the brainchild of an awesome team, who come with prior hands-on experience in building enterprise class products in the areas of Fraud Detection, Authentication, Payments and more. Our team previously built a patent pending pattern based Two Factor Authentication product that won us accolades from around the world. We were globally recognized for leading technology innovation in our domain, including that of Red Herring Asia 100, NASSCOM Emerge 50 etc. We had a customer and partner base spanning US, Europe and Asia.

ShieldSquare graduated out of Microsoft Ventures Accelerator, Bangalore in 2013 and had also been recognized in “InTech50” platform, a showcase of the most promising 50 software products created by entrepreneurs from India. We have been featured in the top companies to watch out for 2015 by Economic Times and Inc42.




Pavan is a people’s person and loves building great teams. He comes with a strong experience in making products that customers love. He is an MBA graduate from IIT Bombay and has a Bachelors from NIT Warangal. He is a frequent speaker in various Security and Technology Events.



Rakesh is a security researcher and loves building complex scalable systems. In his last venture, Rakesh has conceptualized a patent pending pattern based two factor authentication product that has won global recognitions for its innovation. Prior to that, he worked as an Engineer at Computer Associates. Rakesh holds a Masters from IIT Madras where he was involved in the design phase of the National Knowledge Network and had multiple publications in the area of Computer Security.



COO & Head of Sales

Vasanth comes with 15 years of experience in the area of Business Development, Account Management and Product Development. He co-founded an online content portal before. He handles Business Development and Global Partnerships at ShieldSquare.


Head of Product Engineering

Jyoti comes with 12 years of experience in building security products in companies like Verifone, HP and Arcot. She played a major role in the team that built 3D Secure which is used by Visa and MasterCard for all credit card payments across the globe.



Head of Data Analysis

Srikanth has close to a decade of hands on experience in building software applications with multiple web technologies. In his previous stints with global multi-nationals like Sony, ABB, he was involved in the development and testing of multiple web applications.

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