Shashank Dixit is the Founder & Chief Executive Officer of Deskera, a Singapore- based business software provider of Integrated Business Applications as a Service (BAaaS). The Company’s All-in-One solution allows SMEs to track finances, manage customers, and hire and manage employees.
Shashank Started with Deskera in 2008. The company has expanded rapidly in the last 12 years and today has more than 400 employees across 10 countries, including Singapore, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Vietnam, Philippines, and the United States.
Shashank grew up in India, and attended the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. During his last year, Shashank built the foundations of Deskera in his dormitory with a simple but powerful vision: “To empower the digitization of SMEs and help them run their businesses with ease.”
Upon graduation, Shashank brought his vision to life by founding Deskera and launching its first product across Asia in 2008 – Since founding Deskera, he has grown the company’s product suite across Integrated Accounting, CRM, Payroll, e-commerce and Automation tools for SMEs on Web and Mobile.
Shashank has won several accolades, including winner of ‘2018 Outstanding CEO of the year’ and ‘Executive of the year–Technology 2018’ and is regularly invited to speak at Industry forums like RISE- Hongkong, Collision-Canada, Wild Digital-Southeast Asia, and many others.
As an entrepreneur at heart, Shashank loves to spend time and guide young entrepreneurs on their own journeys.