Dipti Joshi Vidwansa
Managing Director, India
Dipti heads the India office of Fresh Gravity with an ideal combination of technical expertise and business savvy. She ensures the global cross-functional teams work effectively and efficiently regardless of their location.
She brings more than 12 years of leadership experience in implementing Customer Relationship Management and Master Data Management solutions for companies around the globe. Her previous consulting experience includes tenures at Accenture, Wipro, and Serene.
Dipti has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from Amravati University.
Managing Director, Australia
Dan is a seasoned executive with over 20 years in building and running technology businesses, across the full spectrum of technologies and methodologies. Working with companies like Vodafone, he built one of the first IOT/M2M businesses in Australia, and with Telstra he was the technology leader responsible for some of their key online assets.
Dan also contributed to the adoption of EDI/RFID/IOT/M2M technologies and policy agendas in Australia, as a Non-Exec Director of the peak industry body RFID Australia. He spent over seven years at the global consulting firm and systems integrator, Infosys, leading sales, consulting and outsourced delivery teams into some of Australia’s largest organizations.
Dan also served at ThoughtWorks, a leading global digital technology firm, advising organizations and leading teams to help businesses deliver on their digital transformation and innovation agendas. Most recently, Dan was Vice President at the largest Chinese originated IT services firm, Pactera Technologies International, where he ran a consulting and technology business unit in the Australian region.
In his personal life Dan is a father of five children, a fiction author and Ambassador of the Black Dog Institute, a leading mental health institute. He loves hiking, philosophy and opera. Dan is based in Sydney, Australia.
Managing Director, Canada
Rick is excited to share Fresh Gravity’s remarkable capabilities with new clients in Canada and the U.S. Rick is a Chartered Professional Accountant based in Ottawa, Ontario. In addition to Rick’s role at Fresh Gravity,Rick is a part-time Professor at the University of Ottawa.
Rick has been successful in many areas of business for over 15 years. A dedicated professional with a high level of competence and an extremely high level of integrity, Rick is a current member of two professional organizations: CPA Ontario and the Ontario College of Teachers.Rick gained an intimate knowledge of the delivery of large scale technology projects when he worked in Project Management at Sapient Corporation and as an independent contractor.
Rick worked in the U.S., India and Canada on projects with companies such as Chase Bank, Union Gas and Enbridge Gas Distribution Services.
Rick is the proud father of 3 boys and is active in his community as a volunteer hockey and soccer coach.