He has successfully led Octro since 2006, from when Octro created the world’s first Mobile VoIP client, before shifting focus to mobilizing locally popular games. Currently, Octro's three games, Octro Teen Patti, Octro Rummy and Octro Tambola stand amongst the top 5 in the gaming section for India, making Octro Inc. the largest mobile gaming company in India.
Saurabh is a technologist with business vision. Through Octro, he has built one of the most complex backend, powering game developers to build highly engaging multiplayer games, catapulting those mediocre to outstanding. Moreover, he uses his business acumen to create mass following for these games, cutting through social classes by re-imagining Indian games made in India for Indians.
Before Octro, Saurabh was the Co-Founder of PDA apps, the creator of VeriChat, a mobile IM solution, that got acquired by Intellisync in 2005. Saurabh started his career at Packeteer Inc. where he was part of the core engineering team. He holds an MS in Computer Science from Stanford University.