Dr. Dipak S. Gade ( DSc, PDF, PhD, MS, BE, DIE, eMBA, SMP, PGDF, PMP, PgMP, CSM, CSSBB, ITILV3F, PGCPM, CCSPM, CDRMF, CSTM, CZED, LAISO27001, CISP, PMACE, CIPR, IAISO9001, CMC, MCA qualified Independent Director, FIETE, MIE ) 

Dr. Gade ( डॉ. दिपक गाडे ) is a distinguished Research Scholar, well-known Author, and SME in the Software Engineering field. He is Doctorate, Post Doctorate Fellow and Doctor of Science in Computer Science and Engineering and is also an alumnus of the prestigious IIM Calcutta. He has authored world's first Reference Book on Assurance Driven Software Design that has provided practical examples on ADS Design Framework focusing on Aerospace and Defence Applications and is the first person in India who has completed the Doctoral Research on Assurance Driven Software Design. He has Authored numerous Research Papers and Book Chapters in various reputed engineering books. He is having around 22 Years of Research and Development experience in Software Design, Development, Testing, Review, Delivery, Systems Engineering, and Program Management. He has handled various projects in IT, Embedded Software, Industrial Automation, Mining, M2M, Digital Manufacturing, IoT, Aerospace, and Defence Domains. In past, he has worked with reputed organizations like DRDO, BEL, TATA, Patni Computers, Capgemini, Schindler Elevators, Rio Tinto, Cognizant, Konecranes, etc. He is honored with a reputed AWSAR Award in Post Doctorate Category by the Government of India in the year 2020. He has also achieved the Best Researcher Award for his PhD Research and Research Excellency Award from various reputed institutions around the world. He is a recipient of the GATE Scholarship and Merit Scholarship and also has the honor of Center Topper  in the SSC Examination. He has bagged National R&D Award by DSIR for his Project RVG while he was working with Defence PSU BEL. He is on the editorial board of 15+ high impact factor International and National Research Journals. He has filed 2 Patents and has been granted 9 Copyrights in India.