Meet the team
Carl is our CEO/Founder, and his focus is on democratizing leadership development.
Carl holds an MBA from Babson College, Boston, where he was Platinum-Triangle Fulbright Scholar in Entrepreneurship, and graduated top of his class. He also has a Bachelor of Technology (Hons.) from Massey University, in New Zealand, and was awarded the 2011 Massey University Distinguished Young Alumni.
Matt is our VP – Customer Success, and pretty much the nicest guy you’ll ever meet.
Matt holds an MBA from Babson College in Wellesley, MA, and a BA in Communication and Spanish from Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT, USA. He is a Lean Six Sigma Black Belt.
Tim, with his fierce eye for detail and winning smile, is our crack Chief Operating Officer.
Tim holds a Master’s in Business Studies (Change Management), a Bachelor of Technology with 1st Class Honors and is certified with the American Society for Quality as a Six Sigma Black Belt.
Amol leads our dev team and is a master at converting wild ideas into beautiful technology.
Amol holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Telecommunication from Pune University, India.
With his designs, Garrett wants to empower people to create a brighter tomorrow.
Garrett loves running, cycling, skiing, and traveling to new places with his family.
Emma is a complete nerd about creating engaging products that people want to use.
Emma has a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Science in Psychology (Hons.) from Victoria University (NZ). She studied Judgment and Decision Making at Harvard University in Boston and holds a Certificate in Interior Design from KLC School of Design, London.
Kristina is our super helpful Integration Manager, building developmental user experiences.
Kristina holds a Master’s Degree in Leadership Development from Massey University (NZ).
Steve loves to connect dots and connect people in his role as Head of Growth.
Steve holds a BSc (Hons), Masters of Management from MGSM, Grad. Cert. in Project Management and is APICS certified.
Always-positive Raksha leads our dev team in bringing the Adeption digital coach to life.
In her spare time, Raksha enjoys cooking, gardening, making things to decorate her home and reading books to inspire positive energy.
Aboli is our multi-talented developer who creates beautiful code, and paintings as well.
Aboli holds a Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Telecommunications.
Committed to producing a flawless user experience is our super-tester Shreya.
In her spare time, Shreya enjoys cooking new dishes, and visiting new places with her family.
James brings a wealth of career and life insight to designing engaging learning experiences.
James is a coach with an interest in neuroleadership and gamification. He is an HBDI 360 and Gallup Strengths-finder facilitator. James holds a postgraduate qualification in Exec Management Studies, an MBA from AUT, and Prince2, MSP and Six Sigma qualifications.
James spends his free time scuba diving and trying to beat his 10k time. His claim to fame is he has visited more than 65 countries.
Pete is our Business Manager for Europe, as well as an expert facilitator.
Pete is a Six-Sigma Black-Belt, Lean and TOC practitioner. He has also been known to dress up in superhero capes, when required.
Darshan is our Director of India operations and is passionate about scaling up ventures.
As well as Director of our India Group, Darshan is the Director at the Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation at FLAME University. Previously, Darshan was the head of programs at GenNext Hub, the startup initiative of Reliance Industries Limited.
Passionate about entrepreneurship, Darshan graduated from Babson College (Boston) with honors and has been active in the US & Indian startup communities in various roles. Darshan was part of the Babson College incubator program and also worked at MassChallenge, one of the largest startup accelerators in the US. He won the Babson College Next Big Idea competition, and ranked 3rd in chemical engineering at University of Pune, India.
Margaret brings a fresh approach to our team in her role as Marketing Advisor.
In her spare time, Margaret enjoys getting away from the big city, market days and hiking outdoors.
Hamish offers lots of insights as our behavior change specialist from the world of healthcare.
Hamish has spent his 23-year working life creating technology-based products and services to drive behavior change – in retail, loyalty, services, and health settings, winning numerous awards along the way. Hamish is a past NZ Porsche racing champion, but these days can typically be found on weekends taking his family sailing or skiing.
Amar is our automation testing engineer, a computer science whiz with an eagle eye for detail.
Amar holds a Bachelor of Engineering Degree majoring in Computer Science. Before joining Adeption, Amar worked as Automation Tester in a number of organizations. Outside work, Amar likes to play cricket, read books and regularly jogs in the evenings.
Ashima is our customer success superstar and makes sure our users get the best care possible.
Ashima loves bringing fun and enjoyment to her life through singing and playing piano. A musical talent for sure!
Anand is our superstar software developer, who is pretty sharp on the cricket field as well.
Anand is a huge fan of Sachin Tendulkar and also represented Maharashtra state in the Under 19’s National Cricket Tournament.
Abhijit is our go to iOS software developer and looks to provide iOS users with the best experience.
Abhijit has a Masters in Computer Application and has worked in the field of Mobile app development for the last seven years. Outside work Abhijit likes to chill out playing video games and swimming.
Abhishek is our go to guy for Android Software Development with his wealth of knowledge.
Abhishek also loves a good sports game and is highly competitive.
Nick Petrie is our leadership research rockstar, on a mission to reinvent leadership development.
Prior to beginning his business career, Nick was a professional rugby player and coach for seven years.
As Director, UX Research at Google, Pete advises us in creating technology people love.
Pete is Director of UX Research at Google. Prior to Google Pete lead the Instagram Research team, responsible for building products that strengthen relationships through shared experiences. Pete also led Facebook’s Protect and Care Research team. Prior to Facebook, Pete was a co-founder and Director of Invest in Knowledge, a nonprofit working in Sub-Saharan Africa to provide data collection and research services while building local research capacity. Pete’s research in the areas of social networks, culture, health, mobile banking, and entrepreneurship has taken him on fun adventures throughout Sub-Saharan Africa, the Indian subcontinent, South America, Latin America, and Antarctica.
Gemma helps to create our transformational experiences at Adeption.