Abinash Tripathy brings more than 17 years of mobile experience to Helpshift, an early stage startup that is building the world's first native customer service and support solution.
Prior to Helpshift, Abinash started the India division of Zimbra, Inc and grew it to 40 employees prior to its acquisition by Yahoo, Inc. Prior to Zimbra, Abinash was an early employee at Openwave Systems Inc., the pioneers of the Mobile Internet 1.0 (WAP), which delivered the first Internet enabled phones to the market. At Openwave, he was responsible for conceptualizing and delivering the worlds first IP based Voicemail/Unified communications, Mobile Photo Messaging (in Japan) and MMS products to the market. Abinash also contributed to the development of the VoiceXML and 3GPP MMS standards.