About Space-O Technologies

Space-O is one stop solution for all your mobile software development needs. From concept to development to marketing to ongoing maintenance, Space-O delivers, no matter how diverse or complex the project is. Having been awarded by GESIA, the 8th Annual Award 2015 for the “Best Mobile Application Development Company in Gujarat, India” and certified with ISO 9001:2008 & ISO 27001:2013, Space-O’s has the ability to meet such not-so-easy expectations has emerged from its team of experts; all of them have years of experience in global software services and product engineering industry.

Why Space-O Technologies was Founded

Started with just a team of two in 2010, Space-O is 140 people company as of Sept 2014 having its offices and development centers in India, Russia, Siberia and Vietnam. We, at Space-O, with a success mantra of “Design-led-Engineering”, work with best-of-the-best fine art grads from top design institutes such as NID and best-of-the-best engineers who work from our own global delivery centers from Ahmedabad, India, St. Petersburg, Russia. Tomsk, Siberia – Russia, HCM City, Vietnam. Very few companies dare to adopt to such a challenging model where its own skin is in the game.Design Led Engineering + Best-of-the-best designers + Best-of-the-best engineers from around the world = Your Success (and ours too)!

Meet the Leadership Team

Rakesh Patel

Rakesh Patel

Rakesh Patel is the Co-founder and CEO of Space-O Technologies.

In his two decades of long career, Rakesh has played important roles in versatile areas of the software business assuming responsibilities as System Analyst and Design Architect, Project Manager, Functional Consultant, Head of Business Development and a Business Unit Leader.

Rakesh has been into Mobile App space for the last 7 years and overlooked delivery of more than 3000+ Mobile Application Projects. He has defined successful business models for the clients that worked flawlessly for them.

As an entrepreneur, he started Space-O in 2010 and has now 140+ developers working on Mobile technologies in 2 state-of-art Development Centers, each in India and Russia. Rakesh also contributes to the overall vision of the organization as a mentor.

Apart from his role as an entrepreneur, Rakesh is an author, speaker, and role model to many aspiring entrepreneurs. His books can be viewed and made available from Amazon, Google Books, Barnes & Noble and Flipkart. His unique ideas and vast experience have helped his organization, clients, stakeholders and many others to thrive and achieve a progressive level.

Prior starting Space-O, Rakesh was Asst-Vice President for IndiaNIC and was responsible for business, mergers and delivery for all IndiaNIC Services.

Contact Rakesh at rakesh@spaceotechnologies.com or Follow him on Twitter @spaceotech.

Atit Purani

Atit Purani Linkedin-20x15 is the Co-founder and CTO of Space-O Technologies. He has been ensuring software deliveries and leading the technology wing of the organization from the front since its inception.

Atit has 14+ years of experience in Offshore Software Development and especially 5+ years in Mobile Application Development. He is a detail oriented guy who knows every attribute of Apple iTunes that contribute towards making the application an integral part of AppStore. Not all the CXOs take that pain to go to that level of detail.

Atit has tremendous passion towards iPhone Application Development and chooses to oversee a development of complex iOS projects. He adds value by putting in best of his efforts on top of his day-to-day job as CTO. It is not uncommon to find him working on his MacBook even on the weekends.

Atit continues to contribute towards making Space-O a true, technology focused organization. He engages in technical researches, actively participates with client communications especially with the ones who need to talk with a “tech” guy while their project is being developed and brings in innovative ideas that bridge the gap between technology and its application.

Contact Atit at atit@spaceotechnologies.com or follow him on Twitter @atitpurani.

Atit Purani

Utpal Vaishnav

Utpal Vaishnav

Utpal Vaishnav Linkedin-20x15is the Co-founder and CEO of Space-O Digicom Private Limited. Space-O Digicom is in the business of providing Internet Marketing Consulting and Services.

Utpal is responsible for executing the vision of Space-O Digicom that is to be a choice of Internet Marketing Consulting and Services partner for their clients. His responsibilities include procuring, consulting and executing Internet Marketing Projects.

Utpal’s 13+ years of experience of working in different roles in International Software Industry such as Project Manager, Client Account Manager and Business Unit Head enables him to understand the business from Technology perspective and not just from marketing perspective. Clients see this as an edge.

Scrum – possibly the most powerful agile framework is the recent addition in Utpal’s execution repertoire. Not only he took ScrumMaster certification and practicing Scrum for his projects, he has authored a book on Scrum called #SCRUM tweet, which is about to be published by the end of 2014.

Utpal’s blogs on project management, Scrum and self-help are read by thousands of people all around the world.

Contact Utpal at UV@spaceodigicom.com or follow him on Twitter @utpalvaishnav.

Eugene Erin

Eugene Erin Linkedin-20x15 is the Co-founder and CEO of Space-O Technologies, Russia.

In his career of 12+ years, Eugene has played different roles in techno-leadership functions including Web Developer, Project Manager, and Technical Director.

Prior to taking up the leadership role with Space-O, Eugene has led development teams who produced data-intensive web based applications and linux based server set-up, configuration and maintenance.

Eugene has 6+ years of hands-on experience in Mobile Apps Development. His strengths include handling large client accounts, project management and technical leadership.

In his leisure time, you’ll find otherwise workaholic Eugene in technical conferences or traveling across Russia or nearby countries by Car.

Contact Eugene on eugene@spaceotechnologies.com

Eugene Erin
Vlad Belov

Vladimir Belov

Vladimir Belov aka Vlad Linkedin-20x15 is the Co-founder and CTO of Space-O Technologies, Russia.

He started his career as Delphi and Microsoft Access developer in 2006, soon to learn the data-intensive Flash/Flex based Rich Internet Apps Development and eventually found his comfort on iOS Apps Development world.

Prior to taking up the leadership role with Space-O, Vlad excelled himself by not only technically leading complex iOS projects, but delivering them on time with budget respected and expectations exceeded.

Vlad has 6 years of hands-on experience in Mobile Apps Development. His primary strength is to unearth the hidden technical risks that complex projects might encounter and implementing solutions that reduce or eliminate those risks.

Unlike most other technical officers, Vlad is a very emotional leader. Not surprisingly, he has figured out a way to express his strong emotions thorough the technically competent mobile apps he leads the development of.

In his leisure time, you’ll find Vlad either playing poker on international poker websites or in one or the other technical conferences in different parts of Russia.

Contact Vladimir at vlad@spaceotechnologies.com.