Nivi Padhy

CEO and Co-Founder

Nivi drives the vision at Tikkl and enjoys being involved in anything and everything that impacts our users. She brings to Tikkl a passion for engaging with customers from her twenty years of experience in customer support and marketing at enterprise software companies such as Computer Associates, Ingres, Informix, and Infosys.

Nivi cares deeply about STEM education for children and served on the Board of Directors for the Youth Science Institute. When not working on Tikkl, Nivi enjoys action movies, math puzzles, and sushi. Nivi holds a B.E. in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from BITS Pilani, India.

Mano Puthukudy

CTO and Co-Founder

Mano is responsible for Tikkl's overall product architecture and implementation. He has over twenty years of experience in architecting and developing a variety of leading-edge technologies at companies such as ShoreTel, Kineto Wireless, WindRiver, Mentor Graphics, and ICL/Fujitsu.

Mano holds a Masters in Engineering Technology from BITS Pilani, India. Mano enjoys reading nonfiction works and the novels of Haruki Murakami. He is also a fan of Akira Kurosawa and Stanley Kubrick.