Astra IDentity is the leader in developing innovative e-mail security solutions that protect organizations and empower their personnel to combat phishing and targeted spear phishing attacks. Our patented Impostor Detection® technology helps filter incoming attacks and provides organization employees with in-line training and powerful tools to manage their e-mail infrastructure. Astra IDentity is based out of Massachusetts, USA and our solutions are used by organizations worldwide.
Gagan is an Internet software entrepreneur and pioneer in the development of Software as a Service (SaaS)-based business applications, helping small and midsize businesses worldwide achieve increased productivity, collaboration and data security.
Before founding Astra IDentity, Gagan was the co-founder and chief operating officer of Collaboration Online, providing hosted IT and business services to direct customers and resellers through the Company’s 123Together.com and groupSPARK Private Label SaaS brands. Under his leadership, the company grew to one of the largest Microsoft Exchange-focused SaaS solution providers in North America and achieved worldwide recognition as Microsoft’s Hosting Partner of The Year for Advanced Infrastructure Solutions. Gagan drove Collaboration Online from start-up to its successful sale to mindSHIFT Technologies, Inc., where he served as senior executive director of engineering. Gagan has also served in other engineering and product management roles at LifetechNet, IBM and GE Fanuc Automation. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Iowa State University and an MBA in Innovation and Global Leadership from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Sloan School of Management.