About Us

The Apt Group is a boutique technology software services provider based in the city of Kolkata, India.

Our mission is to enjoy and take pride in providing quality turnkey software services and solutions to domestic and international clients in niche areas using the state of the art technologies.

The Apt Group comprises of two organizations:
1. Apt Software Avenues Pvt Ltd established in 1994
2. Adept Software Avenues Pvt Ltd, a subsidiary of Apt Software established in 2004.

We are located bang in the middle of the Salt Lake City Centre in Kolkata, one of the most happening places in town. Our office occupies the 3rd floor of the Office Tower comprising of about 4000 sq feet of space. Our future growth plans include the construction of a 5 storey building on a 11000 sqmts of land in the upcoming Rajarhat township.

Our current facilities comprise of a CAT 6 LAN network and a mix of Linux and Windows 2003 servers. We have VPN connectivity to many of our clients through a dedicated 4Mbps leased line.

Our in-house library consists of over 1000 technical books and subscriptions to various international journals and magazines.

Our international partner, Agarwal Associates Ltd is located in Dorking near the Gatwick Airport in the UK. It was established in 1987 and is ISO 9001:2000 accreditation since 2001.

Management Team

Atul Prakash Agarwal

Managing Director

Bachelor of Technology (Computer Science), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur MS in Computer Science, Rutgers University, USA

Atul is the founder of the Apt Group. He has earlier worked with National Semiconductor, USA where he developed software for computer aided design of VLSI circuits. He was also a Director in ADA Software and Services Pvt Ltd, a software development house at Calcutta where he managed software projects for clients in Europe in the areas of databases, networking and graphical user interfaces.

Atul has published a paper "On the Design of a Computer for Indian Languages" in the Journal of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, India (1986) and another paper entitled "NASFLOW - A simulation tool for silicon technology development" in the Design Automation Conference (1990), Orlando, USA.

Hari Om Prakash

Head of Operations

BA, LLB, University of Allahabad and University of Agra

Hari Om is a co-founder of the Apt Group. He has earlier worked for more than 30 years as Sales and Commercial Executive with Orient General Industries, Kolkata. Hari Om is well versed in managing administrative affairs and solving day to day issues. He takes care of all Financial, Taxation and Company Law matters of the Apt Group.

Suman Sengupta

Head of Software Engineering & HR

Bachelor of Technology (Electronics and Electrical Communication), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur Master of Technology (Satellite Communication and Remote Sensing), Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur

Suman has more than 15 years of experience in Embedded Systems, Device Drivers and Network Programming with more than 20 successful projects to his credit. Suman has also taught Computer Science courses at various levels.

Partha Mukhopadhaya

Chief Architect

Bachelor of Technology (Mechanical Engineering with CAD), Jadavpur University, Kolkata

Partha has over 23 years of experience in software architecture, design, and development. His strengths are in developing innovative, 'first-to-market' solutions, using the most appropriate technologies. His wide range of experiences covers everything from fluid flow and heat transfer simulation to molecular modeling, embedded systems, wireless SCADA solutions, EAI, B2B and Enterprise MES. Partha has held prior engagements with Thermax India, Trilogy USA, HP and Performix USA.