About Us

Yuktix is a DIPP (Department of Industrial promotion and Policy) recognized startup and a registered MSME working to create indigenous remote monitoring and sensor analytic solutions.

Team

Rajeev Jha

#Founder

Rajeev has 15+ years of experience in software industry. He worked for Oracle, Citrix, AOL and startups Indegene (Healthcare) and Everypath (mobile). He has a masters (Integrated) degree in Physics from IIT Kanpur and PGSEM diploma from IIM Bangalore.

Shailendra Singh

#Co-Founder

Shailendra is an electronics graduate from UPTU, Lucknow. He worked at Thinvent technologies and Silverline EDA as embedded engineer. He is a robotics and DIY Enthusiast who worked on a Department of Defense UAV project.

Advisers

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Dr. BNS Murthy

Horticulture Commissioner of India

Dr Murthy is serving as Horticulture Commissioner in Department of Agriculture, Cooperation & Farmers Welfare. Dr murthy is working to make the Indian horticulture sector a vibrant and profitable venture and work more like a technology driven venture.

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Dr. Sridhar G

Senior Scientist, Indian Council of Agriculture Research

PhD in Plant Physiology from the ICAR-Indian Agricultural Research Institute. Dr sridhar is a proponent of opening up of data and information (Open Access & Open Data) and application of free and open source software in agricultural research. He is also also on the board of AgriXIv, an open access preprints repository of agriculture and allied sciences and Thesis Commons, an open access thesis repository.

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Dr. N.B. Singh

Dean, Central Agriculture University

Dr Singh is Dean of College of Post Graduate Studies (CPGS), Meghalaya. Dr Singh is coordinating and monitoring the Teaching, Research and Extension activities as dean of the institute. He is also a forest Geneticist who has introduced temperate fruits namely, Apple, Peach, Pecan at Experimental farm of the CPGS, Mid Hills of Meghalaya.

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Rishi Prakash

 

Rishi did his mechanical engineering from IIT Kanpur in 1998 and management studies from SP Jain. He has worked for Lehman Brothers, Nomura, TATA motors and HCL technologies.

Accolades

C-CAMP

Yuktix is part of second cohort of 14 Centre for Cellular and Molecular Platforms (C-CAMP) Bio-startups under the Karnataka Bio-Startup Advancement Program (K-SAP BIO 50).

BRINC

Yuktix was among the 11 startups which were selected by BRINC Poland Prize (Hardware & IoT) & Scale-Up (Industrial IoT) accelerator programs.

Marico Innovation Foundation cohort

Yuktix was part of the first cohort of Marico Innovation foundation first agriculture focused program - #Innovate2Cultivate. Via the program, start-ups got access to farmers and their farms, business and investment opportunities.

Karnataka Idea2POC winner

The Idea2PoC is a scheme of Dept. of IT, BT and S&T, Govt. of Karnataka. The scheme enables technology innovators and entrepreneurs to pursue a promising technology idea, and validate proof of concept (POC). yuktix received a grant for developing wireless sensor network for agriculture monitoring idea into a viable PoC (proof of concept)

CEATEC, Japan, 2016

Yuktix was part of a top 10 IoT startups delegation participating in CEATEC 2016, the largest exhibition and trade fair for advanced electronics and IT in Japan. The trip was organized by METI ( Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry in Japan).

NASSCOM Emerge 50

Yuktix was selected as one of the top 50 start-ups by NASSCOM under Emerge 50 2015 for Agriculture disease prediction system using IoT devices.