Himal is the President and Founder of Leapfrog Technology. Himal is a senior technology leader with extensive experience leading the development and delivery of large enterprise software projects. Prior to Leapfrog, Himal was the founder and Chief Technology Officer at Deerwalk Inc. Before Deerwalk, Himal was the Vice President of Engineering at Verisk Health where he managed the large offshore group of the company. Before Verisk, he worked in leadership positions at Oracle Corporation and Motorola. Himal holds both a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from M.I.T.
Himal is passionate about applying the latest technology to bring better opportunities to the bottom of the pyramid population and thereby leapfrogging the digital divide. The Mobile Cash software developed by Leapfrog won two prestigious awards in South Asia – mBillionth Award and Manthan Award for most innovative solution. The company was also selected for Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES 2016) in 2016 by the US State Department.