About AIPL
Mission Statement


Ms. Sujata Tilak, CEO and CTO

Sujata has over 20 years of experience in software industry, in various positions and roles. She provides capable leadership to AIPL with her quality focus, interpersonal skills, flexible client-centric approach and technical competence. Sujata can build quick rapport with the customers and has good understanding of cross-cultural aspects. She plays a critical role in customer engagement and that has contributed to the success of many on-going customer relationships that AIPL has.

An Instrumentation and Control engineer from College of Engineering, Pune, Sujata is an expert in Industrial Automation domain and an accomplished System Architect. Before starting AIPL, Sujata has worked with various companies including Alfa Laval (India) Ltd. and KPIT Cummins Infosystems Ltd.



Dr. Arvind Tilak, Jt. CEO

Arvind is a former Commissioned Officer from Indian Army with extensive experience in business consulting with special focus on long term & strategic planning, international business and collaborations. Arvind is responsible for business development, finance and regulatory aspects.

AIPL derives immense benefits from Arvind’s business acumen and strategizing abilities.


Mr. Anand Taparia, Manager, Business Development

Anand joined AIPL in the capacity of Business Development manager. Having completed his computer engineering from University of Maine, U.S.A, Anand's past experience includes working at GE Power Systems (now GE Energy) and Kepware Technologies. With a deep understanding of the Industrial Automation domain, Anand brings with him great energy and enthusiasm. A software engineer at heart, Anand connects the link between customers and engineers very effectively.


Mr. Pavanbhai Pawar, Head, Logistics & Shipping Practice

Pavan joined AIPL in 2006 and has been working on logistics and shipping projects for past 9 years. During this time, Pavan has acquired good insights in this domain and has experienced first hand various business aspects of this domain. A born leader with great enthusiasm for learning and using different technologies, Pavan keeps his team motivated and eager to scale new heights.


Mr. Pradip Pawar, Project Manager

Pradip is working with AIPL since last 7 years and has taken responsibility of various projects in various roles. Pradip is currently handling PlantConnect EQMS product development. Along with development, Pradip has deep knowledge about business side of the product. Pradip’s experience in handling team proves a great asset for the company.


Mr. Umesh Chavan, Project Manager

Umesh is working with AIPL since last 9 years and gradually climbed the ladder in the company with his knowledge and result orientation. He is handling PlantConnect RAMS / PAMS development with great enthusiasm and energy. Deep understanding of product and problem solving abilities make him a ‘go to’ person for entire team. As a Project Manager of the team Umesh has worked under extreme pressure and delivered the best results.

Umesh has vast experience in Enterprise Application development as well as in Logistics and shipping domain.


Mr. Hitesh Kankariya, Sr. Quality Lead

Hitesh has extensive experience in Software Testing, developing Test Plans and designing Test Cases for a variety of applications in IT sector. Hitesh leads from the front and makes sure that all processes are followed during the entire Software Development Life cycle and the final product is of the highest Quality. He has experience in Industrial Automation & Logistics and shipping domain.

Hitesh is with AIPL for more than 7 years.


Mr. Sagar Lakade, Project Manager

Sagar is handling PlantConnect development including platform and architecture very ably. Excellent understanding of product and problem solving abilities make him a ‘go to’ person for entire team. Sagar has ability to work under extreme pressure and deliver results.

Sagar is with AIPL for more than 5 years.


Ms. Sarika Ogale, Senior Developer

Sarika joined AIPL team recently and heads two client teams and is responsible for the design, architecture and development activities for the product in association with the client teams. Before joining AIPL, Sarika worked with a products company and handled all functions related to the product including support and training.

Sarika has done MCM, C-DAC.