About Us


PathPartner offers design, development and integration services in advanced embedded technology to solve complex challenges for clients around the world, providing them the advantage of top of the line technologies, superior performance and faster time­-to-­market options.

The indispensability of embedded systems promises numerous possibilities. Our unparalleled experience in embedded technology transforms innovative ideas into full‐fledged products.

We are a close‐knit team of engineers, designers, and developers with hands‐on experience in semiconductors, multimedia codecs, vision algorithms, video analytics, BSP & device drivers, hardware design and imaging.

Founded in 2006 by a group of signal processing technology evangelists, PathPartner is headquartered at Bangalore with an offshore research facility based out of California, U.S.A. PathPartner is dedicated towards creating next generation multimedia experience through technology‐driven execution and quality delivery for leading corporations across industries including automotive, semiconductor, broadcast, healthcare, cameras and surveillance.

Along with our development and integration services, we also offer a growing portfolio of licensable multimedia software products and proprietary IPs for vision and connectivity applications to run intelligent systems such as autonomous cars, action cameras, wearable devices, smartphones etc.

Our Vision

To be a distinguished Technology Enabler for Intelligent Systems

Our Values

People Culture

Mutual respect, transparency and equal opportunity are guiding principle of our people

Accountability

Accountability towards all stakeholders like customers, vendors, employees, investors

Nourishing Talent

Work culture that nourishes talent and empowers everyone to enjoy and excel at work

Ethics & Integrity

High ethical standards and uncompromising integrity

Leadership Team

With decades of collective experience across organizations of high repute, our leadership team have been at the helm of affairs, paving the foundation of PathPartner’s promising future.
Pathpartner CEO - Tushar Adhikary
Tushar K Adhikary
Chief Executive Officer
Pathpartner Ramkishor Korada, Global Head, Sales & Marketing
Ramkishor Korada
Global Head
Sales & Marketing
pathpartnertech Dipanjan Ghosh, Chief Technology Officer, Executive VP, Engineering
Dipanjan Ghosh
Chief Technology Officer
Executive VP, Engineering
pathpartnertech Girish C Sabat, Chief Operating Officer
Girish C Sabat
Chief Operating Officer
pathpartnertech Vinay M K, Vice President - R&D
Vinay M K
Vice President - R&D
pathpartnertech Prasad R S V, Vice President, Engineering
Prasad R S V
Vice President, Engineering
pathpartnertech, Keshav Karunakar, Vice President, Engineering
Keshav Karunakar
Vice President, Engineering
pathpartnertech, Raman Narayan, Country Manager, North America
Raman Narayan
Country Manager
North America

Recognition

Quality and process thinking are guiding standards for every business operation at PathPartner. But do not just take our word for it! Our industry accreditations in itself ascertains the fact that we lead the field when it comes to excellence and delivering value to our customers.
pathpartnertech Recognized as NASSCOM EMERGE 50 for 2010

Recognized as NASSCOM
EMERGE 50 for 2010

pathpartnertech Finalist for 2010 Red Herring 100 Asia

Finalist for 2010 Red Herring
100 Asia

pathpartnertech Winner | D&B SME Award 2013 Best Small Enterprise – IT & ITES

Winner | D&B SME Award 2013
Best Small Enterprise – IT & ITES

Partnership and Alliance

PathPartner has been at the forefront as one of the trusted brands in the embedded community. In its decade long journey, PathPartner has forged successful partnership with leading tech‐ giants.

Explore Opportunities

And discover what your future holds in the multimedia industry?
Tushar K Adhikary
Chief Executive Officer

Tushar has more than 15 years of experience in embedded multimedia industry. His experience extends across program management, team building & mentorship, partnership management, business development, research and development of multimedia codecs & algorithms on varied media architectures.in embedded multimedia domain for wireless consumer electronics industry. Tushar is responsible for driving the strategy, overall execution and investor relationship.

Tushar is a co-founder and a member of PathPartner Board of Directors.
Prior to PathPartner, as a member of founding team, Tushar played a key role in building the successful embedded multimedia technology venture, Emuzed India, from start up to acquisition by Flextronics. He groomed and guided a strong video technology team, which pioneered development of several best-in-class software IP for image & video codecs and algorithms, which had been licensed by leading mobile handset OEMs & ODMs across the globe.

Prior to Emuzed, Tushar worked at Sasken Communication Technologies. His contributions ranged across research, design, development and optimal implementation video codecs and algorithms on several media architectures.

Tushar holds a Masters of Engineering in Electrical Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India and a Bachelors of Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering with University Gold Medal from Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Tushar has several international publications including IEEE transaction and conference proceedings, on digital communication and multimedia signal processing algorithms and optimal mapping of these algorithms on different architectures.

Ramkishor Korada
Global Head
Sales & Marketing

Ramkishor has nearly 15 years of experience in embedded multimedia technologies and solutions used in wireless & consumer electronics industry. His experience extends across multimedia technology and solutions development on varied media architectures, engineering, team building & mentorship, product management, technical marketing, partnership management and business development. In the present role, he is responsible for marketing, business development, partnership management, sales functions within the company.

Ramkishor is a co-founder and a member of PathPartner Board of Directors.
Prior to PathPartner, as a member of core team, Ramkishor played a key role in building the successful embedded multimedia technology & solutions venture, Emuzed, from start up to acquisition. As Sr. Technology Manager for Video Technologies, he groomed and guided a strong video & imaging technology team, which pioneered development of several best-in-class software IP for image, video codecs and algorithms, which has been licensed to several leading mobile handset and consumer electronics OEMs & ODMs across the globe. He also played key role in defining the strategy of the company, pre-sales and technical marketing initiatives of the company.

Prior to Emuzed, Ramkishor worked at Sasken Communication Technologies and grew from a DSP S/W Engineer to Senior Software Engineer. In these roles, his contributions ranged across research, design, development and optimal implementation of video codecs and algorithms on several media architectures. He won best employee of the quarter award in Sasken.
Ramkishor has published more than 20 papers in reputed journals & conferences and filed 7 patents in the areas of multimedia signal processing and efficient implementation of multimedia algorithms on media architectures.
Ramkishor holds a Masters of Engineering in Electrical Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India and a Bachelors of Engineering in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Andhra University of College of Engg., Visakhapatnam, India.

Dipanjan Ghosh
Chief Technology Officer
Executive VP, Engineering

Dipanjan has more than 15 years of experience in Multimedia & communication Technologies and Systems, Product/Solutions Engineering in Embedded Systems involving complex SOCs and all popular embedded Operating Systems. In his present role, he is responsible for Technology and Solutions initiatives within the company.

Dipanjan is a co-founder and a member of PathPartner Board of Directors.
Prior to Path partner, Dipanjan has worked in Emuzed (a California based startup and acquired by Flextronics in 2005), where he was instrumental in building competencies & system solutions in all major Operating systems and software & hardware platforms for cellular and consumer electronics devices, he has seeded several programs on Multimedia systems for Mobile and Consumer Electronics leading to several major design wins. Dipanjan has managed programs for several OEM/ODMs in USA and Asia-Pacific including Japan. He was also a member of Technical Founding Team of the Embedded Business Unit and was a member of Core Team at Emuzed. In his role as a Program Manager & Sr. Architect at Emuzed till May 2006, he was responsible for building products and solutions in MobileTV & Consumer Electronics solutions such as Video Surveillance, DVR/PVR, Video Telephony, PMP etc on some of leading SoCs.

Prior to Emuzed, Dipanjan has worked in the Multimedia Software group of Silicon Automation Systems(now Sasken), where he worked on developing MPEG4 Systems and application protocols for Multimedia communication.
Prior to Sasken, he has worked as member of Research Staff in Central Research Laboratory of Bharat Electronics Limited where he worked on development of hardware & software co-design for security applications.
Dipanjan holds a Masters of Technology in Electronics & Communication from IIT Kharagpur, India and Bachelor of Technology in Electronics & Communication in North Eastern Regional Institute of Science and Technology India.

Girish C Sabat
Chief Operating Officer

Girish brings in more than 15 years of experience in embedded multimedia domain from digital broadcast and wireless consumer electronics industries. His experience extends across development of embedded system solutions, engineering management, customers and partnership management, technical marketing, team building and mentorship. In the present role, Girish is responsible for Finance, Human Resources and Organization wide Quality functions.

Girish is a co-founder and a member of PathPartner Board of Directors.
Prior to PathPartner, Girish worked at Emuzed (a California based organization that pioneerd in Mobile multimedia IPs & solutions and was acquired by Flextronics International in 2005) as a Sr. Program Manager & Systems Architect. In these roles, he groomed and steered a multi-site team of highly motivated professionals that efficiently developed and delivered state-of-the-art embedded multimedia solutions on SoCs of varied complexities, to several leading mobile handset OEMs & ODMs across the globe.

Prior to Emuzed, Girish worked at Tektronix and Celstream and grew from an Embedded S/W developer to a Software Specialist. In these roles, his contributions ranged across design, development and architecting system software for real-time digital broadcast and post production equipments.
Girish has bagged several recognitions for his significant contributions in the definition and implementation of engineering processes in the previous organizations. He has, in the past, been a part of the assessment teams and function area champions in the CMMi and ISO9001:2000 assessment and certification processes.
Girish holds a Master of Engineering degree in Systems Science and Automation from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India and a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electrical Engineering from National Institute of Technology (formerly REC), Rourkela, India.

Vinay M K
Vice President - R&D

Vinay is a part engineering manager, a part entrepreneur, a part data analyst and a whole of a DSP engineer. He has been around in the industry for almost 14 years now. He has played various avatars in these many years and in his current form plays the role of VP-R&D at Pathpartner. He has been the principal engineer designing and implementing video decoders for customers in formative years of Pathpartner. He gets his daily dose of high from coding and has been managing staff-augmentation and consulting business.

Vinay is a co-founder of PathPartner.
Prior to Pathpartner Vinay worked for Emuzed designing and implementing audio and speech codecs. He went through various stages of development cycle, customer interaction, pre & post sales support, people management and career planning, participation in standardization forums [MPEG, OPENMAX], engineering process definition and execution cycles [CMMi-4].

His interest spans mainly over signal processing and embedded systems. Vinay has over 7 technical papers published in various international conferences to his credit.
Vinay received his B.E. degree in Electronics and Communications from National Institute of Engineering, University of Mysore, India in 1998 & his M.Tech degree in Signal Processing from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, India.

Prasad R S V
Vice President, Engineering

Prasad RSV has more than a decade of experience in multimedia technologies and media processor architectures for wireless device & consumer electronics industry. With his hands on experience in various areas of DSP (Video, Audio, Speech and Wireless communication), multiple DSP/Media processors & embedded software development and in-depth understanding of media device markets, Prasad brings in strong technical and managerial expertise to PathPartner.

Prasad is a co-founder of PathPartner.
Prior to PathPartner, as a member of core technical team, Prasad played a key role in building the successful embedded multimedia technology venture, Emuzed (acquired by Flextronics in 2005 and renamed as Aricent), where he was Engineering project manager for Video Technologies.

Prior to Emuzed, Prasad worked at Sasken Communication Technologies as DSP Design Engineer. In this role, his contributions ranged across design, development and optimal implementation of Audio & Speech codecs and algorithms on DSP & RISC architectures.
He has been awarded Young Engineering Fellowship in 1999 by Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, for his research contributions in the field of Computer networks.
Prasad has several international publications including IEEE transaction and conference proceedings on media signal processing technologies and two patents (filed) on video and image processing algorithms.
Prasad holds a Bachelors of Technology in Electronics and Communication Engineering as university topper from National Institute of Technology (formerly REC), Warangal, India.

Keshav Karunakar
Vice President, Engineering

Keshav has more than a decade of experience in multimedia and communication technologies, in design and development of embedded solutions for cellular handsets powered by Windows Mobile and complex multicore SOCs, Video broadcast & post production equipments and health management systems. Keshav brings in technical depth on system software, products & solutions innovation, process definition, proven calibre of team building and mentorship.

Keshav is a co-founder of PathPartner.
Prior to PathPartner, He played a key role in building the successful Windows Mobile team in Emuzed (a California based organization that pioneered in Mobile multimedia IPs & solutions and was acquired by Flextronics International in 2005), where he was Engineering project manager for Windows Mobile group. In this role he was pivotal in developing competency and business to new high. Under his leadership Windows Mobile team developed multimedia solutions for the top 3 Windows Mobile phones in the year 2006. He has experience of working with top OEMs /ODMs on windows mobile from USA, Taiwan, South Korea. His role involved product roadmap and specification definition, architecting, project management, development, pre-sales support. He received prestigious “SBU excellence award” in MTBU for his excellent service delivery in the year 2006.

Prior to Emuzed, He worked at Celstream technologies as Sr.Software engineer. In this role, his contributions ranged across design, development and optimal implementation of solution for very famous Video switcher from Grass valley group.
Prior to Celstream, he has worked on enterprise software development for Health management system on Windows Desktop.
Keshav holds a Masters of Computer Application degree from IGNOU, Delhi; Post Graduation diploma in Advance Computing from CDAC Pune and Bachelor of Science from Faculty of Science, Banaras Hindu University.

Raman Narayan
Country Manager
North America

Raman has more than 20+ years experience in Embedded Multimedia Industry and especially in the Consumer electronics and Internet of Things. His experience includes creating the world’s first solid state A/V player, the Streamium product lines and many others in the Audio/Video domain for Top Multinational.

Innovation driven with technology and operating experience to create, develop and market creative products and solutions. Seasoned leadership and experience to drive business from concept through launch, while managing P&L.
Technology savvy to conceive innovative solutions for new High Tech Industry, solid business plan, drive development and passion to bring winning solutions and products to the market with complete customer support.

Thought leadership in product development lifecycle management (Semiconductors or CE products) Prior to Pathpartner Technology, Raman has worked for 10 years with Motorola Semiconductors and 10 years with NXP/Philips and then moved to SanDisk and experienced a startup company gaining more experience. He has been an Engineering Manager to Executive positions in Product Management and Business Management in these top multinational companies.

Raman holds a Master’s Degree in Electronics and also Masters Degree in Management (Bajaj Institute of Management) University of Bombay and Product Management from UC-Berkeley, California.