Our Team

  • Swati Agrawal
    Founder and Managing Director
  • Ankur Agarwal
    Co-founder and CEO
  • Amit Hiremath
    Chief Technology Officer
  • Pooja Setia
    Vice President - HR
Founder and Managing Director

Swati Agrawal

After completing her engineering at the Banaras Hindu University and a stint at Kanbay Swati founded Clarion Technologies where she now serves as the Managing Director. She has a unique blend of experiences covering both high technology and strategic management. Clarion benefits from her focus on strategic initiatives and daily operations.

Swati is also an active early stage investor in companies in the technology services space and a mentor for several technology start-ups.

Co-founder and CEO

Ankur Agarwal

In 2002 Ankur co-founded Clarion Technologies. Since being bootstrapped Clarion Technologies has grown to become a global player with 3 state of the art development centers and clients across much of the developed world. The experiences acquired along the way form the basis for many of the unique features of the Clarion approach.

Ankur is a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) and an active member of The India Angels Network (IAN) with angel investments in several companies in this capacity. After securing a Bachelor in Engineering from the Banaras Hindu University he cut his IT teeth with organizations like Infosys and eGain Communications before striking out on his own with Clarion Technologies.

Chief Technology Officer

Amit Hiremath

Amit works as the Chief Technology Officer at Clarion and is a resourceful professional with proven management experience of 20+ years. He is a Thought Leader, Strategic Consultant who leads the execution of technology strategy for all technology platforms, partnerships, and external relationships.

He has completed his Bachelors of Engineering in Electronics from the Vishwakarma Institute of Technology in Pune. Amit loves sports and often takes initiatives in organizing and participating in various sports events.

Vice President - HR

Pooja Setia

Pooja is the principal people person at Clarion. She manages all initiatives in all matters HR - organizational development, compensation design, talent acquisition and management, training and development, employee engagement and retention. Pooja has over 18 years of industry experience across diverse industries like Engineering, Chemical, IT and BPO in organizations like Thermax, Maersk , Zensar, Deepak Nitrite and Eaton.
A person of letters - Pooja has a B.Tech in Chemical Engineering from the Banaras Hindu University and a Post Graduate in Management from Pune University. She also holds a Diploma in Organizational Design from IMDR, Pune and Training & Development from ISTD, Delhi. She is a trained MBTI professional, a lifetime member of NHRD Pune Chapter and a visiting faculty to select Pune Business Schools.