VP of Engineering
As the Vice President of Engineering, Manan Panchal is leading product engineering and customer delivery engagements at 18th Parallel ever since he came on-board in 2016. In his three-decade-long career, Manan has worked with various companies in specialized, technology R&D roles. Apart from a stint with the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Manan led Embedded & Mobility Practice at Tech Mahindra for 8 years and was Director (Mobile Terminal Products) at Aricent. Manan was also the co-founder and Director of m-Able. Manan holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science from the Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda.