We build software solutions using emerging technologies for startups and enterprises

An experienced custom software development company with an award-winning portfolio.

About LeewayHertz

We build software solutions using emerging technologies for startups and enterprises

Established in 2007 and headquartered in San Francisco, we are one of the first companies to deliver a commercial app to the App Store. Our team of 100+ award winning designers and developers has designed and built over 100 software platforms for startups and enterprises. Our goal is to help companies adopt new technologies and simplify complicated issues that arise during technology evolution. We excel in AI/ML, Blockchain, IoT, cloud and mobile.

 

LeewayHertz is a team that has a passion for developing and delivering enterprise-grade applications. The management team echoes LeewayHertz’s motto of ‘You Dream It: We Build It.’ and knows how to take custom software application ideas from concept to delivery. Holding the experience of working with 30+ fortune 500 companies, we have developed applications that are now being used by millions of consumers worldwide. We understand how to build successful software products.

OUR CLIENTS

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We Build Applications using Emerging Technologies

Machine Learning

Data Science and Machine Learning consulting services to unlock insights and enable automation in any organization.

Internet of Things

Firmware development to cloud-based IoT integration, our IoT developers build an end to end solution that collects, analyze and turns the raw data into useful insights.

Computer Vision

We build AI platforms with image recognition, video analysis and multi-dimensional data understanding.

Voice Enabled Skills

We build voice skills for Amazon Alexa, Google Home and any connected device.

Blockchain

Bring security and transparency by building innovative blockchain solutions.

Apps Development

We design, develop and maintain mobile apps for iOS and Android.

Web Applications

We build custom software for startups and enterprises using emerging technologies including AI, Blockchain, cloud and IoT.

Robotic Process Automation

We help businesses focus on core competencies by reducing human efforts and automating recurring and high-volume transactional tasks with RPA and AI.

Full Stack Developers

Extend your engineering team with a skilled workforce in no time.

Big Brands Trust Us

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LeewayHertz Clients

OUR TEAM

Akash Takyar

Chief Executive Officer 

Akash Takyar is the founder of LeewayHertz, a software development company. He holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science. His experience of building over 100+ platforms allows him to rapidly architect and design solutions. His ability to explain complex technologies in simple and practical ways has helped LeewayHertz become a recognized leader in the software development space. He is also a consultant to Fortune 500 companies including Siemens, 3M, Hershey’s and others.

Tom Michel

Chief Sales Officer 

Tom plans, develops and establishes policies and objectives for LeewayHertz sales function. Tom directed strategy for all international sales and distribution channels selling InstallShield’s B2B development and systems administration tools. He has also worked in management consulting with Andersen Consulting and Touche Ross & Co.

Deepak Shooken

Chief Technology Officer 

Deepak has a deep understanding of building Cloud, IoT and Blockchain applications. With over 20 years of experience engineering and developing applications for enterprises, he helps organization always remain on cutting edge of technology.

Rajesh Kumar

Chief Operating Officer 

Rajesh heads the Information Technology and Operations team at LeewayHertz. He has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. He’s a strategic thinker, driven by results and a strong driver of end-to-end business transformations possessing the creative problem-solving ability.

OUR BOARD MEMBERS

Viresh Bhatia

Chairman 

Viresh is an accomplished entrepreneur, CEO and technologist, with more than 20 years of experience in the global software industry; notable of which is his guidance of InstallShield Software Corporation to incredible success. A receipt of multiple industry awards and recognized by prestigious publications, he served as president and co-founder of TiE Midwest. Also, he is a member of the Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering Advisory Board and the Board of Directors of Telerik Corporation.

David Rangel

VP of Marketing

David has strong functional expertise in marketing, product, business development, corporate development, and general operations. For many years, he has been involved in all aspects of company building, from inception through fundraising (on both sides of the table), growth, business development, and exiting.

David also has extensive international experience, having worked in the United States, Latin America, and China. He is fluent in English and Spanish and is working on German and Chinese. In his career, he has worked with InstallShield Corporation, McKinsey, Microsoft, Groupon, and many other Fortune 500 companies. With his deep and diverse experience in the software industry, he is a great asset to LeewayHertz customers.

Bobby Bhatia

CEO and Founder

Bobby Bhatia CEO & Founder of TrakInvest, a Singapore based virtual social trading platform. Bobby joined AIG as Managing Director & Head of Principal Investments.

Bobby has held board positions and advisor positions in Sentinel Capital, Palma Capital (UAE), Asia Virtual Pay (China), Livesports and SparkLabs (Korea).

Eric Kaplan

CTO

Eric Kaplan is the Chief Technology Officer of the information technology consulting services firm AHEAD®, LLC. Previously he spent nine years with EMC, working in many roles; as a Senior Technologist, he helped research, formulate, and drive technology strategy. He has also worked with InstallShield, where he managed and coordinated the company’s relationship with Microsoft and launched it into the Enterprise Software Distribution marketplace.

Kaplan specializes in data center infrastructure and next-generation technologies, and has great experience in product development and management, short- and long-term strategic planning, and evaluating new technologies and partnerships. His deep understanding of technology integration is a key component of our success at LeewayHertz.

Rick Harold

Rick Harold

Co-founder

Rick Harold co-founded InstallShield Software Corporation in 1987. He took the title of Chief Technology Officer, although he worked in all aspects of the business. He helped lead the company for nearly twenty years.

Rick is well known as a detail-oriented professional who is an expert in software development, cloud computing, and software as a service.

WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY

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I came to LeewayHertz because of their reputation in the software development space. When we expanded the project to incorporate blockchain not only did they not flinch, they got more enthused. They have been stellar at every step of the way working towards solutions that worked straight to the heart of the idea on a micro and macro sense. I have already recommended them many times and I will continue to do so. The members of LeewayHertz have always promptly returned my calls or emails irrespective of the time. I have found them to be consistently available and committed to addressing my needs.quote1
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CEO at Tracerx
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I came to LeewayHertz because of their reputation in the software development space. When we expanded the project to incorporate blockchain not only did they not flinch, they got more enthused. They have been stellar at every step of the way working towards solutions that worked straight to the heart of the idea on a micro and macro sense. I have already recommended them many times and I will continue to do so. The members of LeewayHertz have always promptly returned my calls or emails irrespective of the time. I have found them to be consistently available and committed to addressing my needs.quote1
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CEO at Tracerx

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To bring out the exceptional user experience of the speakers through a mobile app, we were looking for a tech company that understood our need and suggested recommendation on top of that to create a clean mobile app. We exactly got that. Our association with LeewayHertz was extremely rewarding; we continue to work with LeewayHertz on more audio products.quote1
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Chairman at Audio Design Experts

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To bring out the exceptional user experience of the speakers through a mobile app, we were looking for a tech company that understood our need and suggested recommendation on top of that to create a clean mobile app. We exactly got that. Our association with LeewayHertz was extremely rewarding; we continue to work with LeewayHertz on more audio products.quote1
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Chairman at Audio Design Experts

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

OUR OFFICES

San Francisco

388 Market Street
Suite 1300
San Francisco, CA 94111

 

New York

330 Muttontown Eastwood Rd
Syosset
NY 11791

 

Chicago

825 S. Waukegan Road
Suite A8-141
Lake Forest, IL 60045

Contact us

+1(415) 301-2880 | sales@leewayhertz.com

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