Leadership Team

Leading the path to success

NicheTech’s leadership team provides strategic direction which enables the company to grow and reach new heights success.

Nilesh Shah
Founder and CEO


With over 27 years, Nilesh has far-reaching experience in project management, offshore, onshore businesses & various IT segments. He is a visionary with verifiable year-after-year success in managing IT companies across the globe, especially in US, UK, Canada and India serving clients of 18 countries.

Nilesh has been awarded “BELLCORE President Award”, “Leadership Award” & many other awards from LMI & Bellcore Projects in the USA. In addition to this, the VP Fund award & Customer Service award in Bellcore adds to his achievements. On an international platform, he had been bestowed with various prestigious honors during his tenure as a Managing Director. Unnati India, LMI, USA has honored him with an award for team building in different organizations.

He is also involved as a member of IEEE (USA), certified as Toast Master (USA), certified Computer Lecturer from New Jersey (USA), active member of Association of Past Xavierites (India), member of Computer Society of India (India), active member of Ahmedabad Management Association (India) and member of TiE, as an activist of the Teach India movement.

Nilesh is a graduate in Physics and pursued an M.S. in Computer Science from Stevens Institute of Technology, US. Previously, he has had executive and leadership roles such as management team member, MD, CEO, director and founder at various firms along with being a successful leader. Mr. Shah has served the role of Sr. General Manager at Group Ashima, a Textile conglomerate. He has scuttled an IT division of a $100 M Textile Company at Group Ashima. Moreover, he was also a promoter & MD of CyberThink Infotech Pvt. Ltd.

Mahendra Sharma
Co-Founder and CTO


Ambitious, patient, passionate, hardworking and a true facilitator to his employees are the characteristics that describe Mr. Mahendra A. Sharma. Truly a friendly superior for the employee of Nichetech– that’s how his teammates define him.

Mr. Sharma graduated from the most popular university of Gujarat, “Gujarat University” in 2000 and initiated his career as a software engineer. He carries experience in programming, networking technologies and business development in the IT sector. His core competencies also go forth in establishing IT firms and start-ups. He carries the experience of more than 17 years in IT and other industries.

Mr. Sharma was the founder & CEO of his first IT consulting company in 2007. He started with 3 employees in Ahmedabad & it grew to a team of 50 experts in various technologies within IT. With a local perspective & reach, he has taken his first firm to the milestones where it has served & provided IT solutions to clients in 18 countries. He set up IT education business along with consulting as a backward integration strategy.

Prior to his entrepreneurship journey, he has worked with prestigious outsourcing companies of Ahmedabad where he was leading the business development and project delivery division in software development.

His expertise is in Digital Marketing, Project Management, Team Building, and Software Development Lifecycle implementation.

His personal interests are extensive reading and writing on issues that relate to the IT industry, while professional interests are building Technology-Driven Business Solutions for clients.