Dr. Viratkumar Kothari

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I'm a passionate Techno-Functional IT Professional & a Co-founder from India. I aim to make a difference through my simple solutions.


  • A Techno-Functional IT Professional, AI / ML Consultant, and Imminent AI/ML/Quantum Computing Consultant having 18+ years of comprehensive experience in global delivery and implementation of customized solutions, leading research & development efforts across the technological spectrum catering to multi-platform requirements; 11+ years in Program/Project/Product Management; 4+ years in Program Director role
  • Lead teams of 100+ members of multi-technology, i.e. .Net, SharePoint, PHP, Android, iOS, QC and R&D
  • Worked with clients in USA, Australia, UK, Netherlands, South East Asia, South Africa and India. Also visited the UK, France, Netherlands, and Kuwait for projects
  • A Digital Archivist having comprehensive experience in Conservation of heritage Papers, Media, Sculpture, Buildings and Artefacts for Internationally Renowned Archives using Digital Techniques
  • Having a Valid USA Visa (B1/B2)



PMO / Projects, Funding, Resources, Budgeting, Infrastructure, Conflicts & Resolution, Quality, Planning, and Risk management

Team Management

Planning, Allocation of tasks, Monitor, Mentor & Motivate, Career planning, Personnel training, Recruitment

Software Development Life Cycle

Initiation, Planning, Execution, Tracking, Deployment, Implementation of Agile methodology, Waterfall model

Technology Change Management

Evaluation of alternatives, Selection, Piloting, and Implementation of the Technology and Processes for the smooth transition of technology in an organization


Healthcare, ERP, Inventory, Archives, Vehicle Tracking, Security, Shopping, CMS, Recruitment, Hotels, Banking, Accounts, Insurance, Education, Real Estate, Tendering


Explores the ways in which an amalgamation of Quantum Computing with Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning can give performance gains.




Co-founder & CTO @ Xporium

Dec 2016 - Present
Role: Co-founder & CTO
➟ Co-founder at Xporium.com (http://www.xporium.com/). It was selected in Bootstrap category of TNW Conference 2017 at Amsterdam, Netherlands
➟ Currently based out of India - responsible for moving Xporium from its initial ideation stage to its completion phase. Its a virtual exhibition centre and digital connection platform!

Head IT @ Sabarmati Ashram Preservation & Memorial Trust (Gandhi Ashram), Ahmedabad

May 2013 - Present
Role: Program Director | Product Owner | Digital Archivist
➟ Gandhi Heritage Portal (http://www.gandhiheritageportal.org/): Build and maintain the world’s largest authentic web portal on the life and thoughts of Mahatma Gandhi
➟ Lead multi-technology projects; created and maintaining one of the largest Digital Archives on the life and thoughts of Mahatma Gandhi. This includes digital copies of manuscripts, books, photographs, films, Virtual Reality, 360° virtual tours, architectural documentation, 3D modelling of buildings and artefacts
➟ Envisaged, initiated and accomplished technological multi-lingual Web, Desktop, Mobile applications, and digitization projects. Envisaged and initiated projects for conservation and preservation of the history of Mahatma Gandhi
➟ Development of Project Plans, Budgets, Timelines/Milestones, Risk Assessment, Technical Specifications, Software Architecture, Web Security and Tracking of Projects

Project Manager/Lead | TCM Head @ Silver Touch Technologies Ltd, Ahmedabad

Oct 2010 - May 2013
Role: Project Manager/Lead/Architect, TCM & PCM Head
➟ Ministry of External Affairs, India (https://www.mea.gov.in/): Lead the complete SDLC with security and high-performance requirement of the current portal of Ministry of External Affairs, India
➟ eTurns (https://www.eturns.com/): Lead the highly technical project. It is one of the well-known Cloud-based Remote Inventory Management System in the USA
➟ Delivered multi-technology projects of the various domain; Achieved CMMI level 5 with 1.2 frameworks as head of TCM and PCM being part of core SEPG team
➟ Team Management ranging from 20 to 100 resources across multiple departments including .net, Share Point, DNN, Drupal, Mobile (Windows, iPhone, Android) for on-site & off-site projects
➟ Development of Project Plans, Budgets, Timelines/Milestones, Risk Assessment, Technical Specifications, Software Architecture, Web Security, Web Standards, Flowcharts, and Presentations, etc.
➟ Motivation, Personnel Training, Skill Upgradation, and Career Planning

Project Manager @ DIGICORP Information Systems pvt.ltd, Ahmedabad

Jun 2008 - Sep 2010
Role: Project Manager
➟ Lead highly complex projects and products including Visa Application System for Kuwait and e-Tendering
➟ Achieved timely delivery, efficient utilization of staff, delivery commitment and highly satisfactory management, team and clients.
➟ Manages 20 to 25 peoples in a total of various department including .Net department in the project, on-site and staff augmentation model for Local as well as Off-shore clients
➟ Implemented project-management methodologies to manage mulch-lingual Web and Desktop starting from client communication, requirement gathering and getting sign-off to project deployment, training and maintenance
➟ Conducts regular project reviews and communicates the status of projects in both formal and informal way
➟ Achievement of a high degree of customer satisfaction by connecting with customers; helped customers attain achievable development plans, schedules, and project outcomes, ensuring success with difficult IT projects

Project Lead @ Corporate Munim by Nutec Infotech Pvt. Ltd., Ahmedabad

Jul 2007 - Jun 2008
Role: Project Lead
➟ Envisioned and created a proof of concept showing how various layers in the existing product can be de-coupled, thus allowing greater flexibility, scalability utilizing cutting edge Microsoft technologies
➟ Interviewed and mentored developers, imparting knowledge about the existing architecture increasing their efficiency. Implemented a process to maintain developer documentation
➟ Requirement gathering, analysis, and Scoping. Analysis of existing product for migration
➟ Managing a team of .NET professionals and handling day to day tasks of resource management
➟ Define and develop a framework based on n – tier architecture and Developing Windows Forms and Custom Controls using .net
➟ Development and management of Database and its components including Stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers, Transactions, etc.


Doctor of Philosophy - PhD in Computer Science | Kadi Sarva Vishwavidyalaya, Gandihnagar

2016-May 2023

Certificate in Quantum ComputingThe Coding School & IBM

Jul 2020 - In Progress

Artificial Intelligence | Tech Mahindra

Feb 2020 - Oct 2020

M.Sc.(IT) | Karnataka State Open University

2004 - 2004

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) | Sikkim Manipal University of Health, Medical and Technological Sciences

2008 - 2010

GNIIT | National Institute of Information Technology

1999 - 2003


AWS Training Certification – Virat Kothari
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Technical Skills