Pratham was founded and is managed by Nikhil Rishi, who is a Computer Science Engineer and an entrepreneur at heart who started Pratham at the age of 21. He has over eight years experience in developing and implementing enterprise collaborative solutions in the Internet and Mobile and eCommerce space.

His passion for Internet technologies, including cloud-solutions, user experience design and eCommerce are the driving force behind Pratham.

In his school days Nikhil used to do Radio Shows on AIR and video advertisements on local TV channels. He was the Managing Editor of a Technical Newsletter and led a team of 20. He learned the basics of marketing while doing fund gathering campaigns in local market for his college events.