About Us

ABOUT Linksmart Technologies

Linksmart Technologies Pvt. Ltd., headquartered in Bangalore, incorporated in India.  Linksmart Technologies is disrupting security labeling space with its Global IP footprint. In contrast to known stop-gap technologies, smartDNA™ is a new paradigm extending credible authentication from first mile to last.

Our goal is to offer a single-point packaging security solution that cannot be counterfeited, even by insiders. Managed by individuals with extensive industry experience, our core belief systems is designed to ensure that the behavioral context is rooted in our company’ culture and core values. The company is managed for impact, value creation & competitiveness, and is committed to ethics of responsibility, quality and delivery.

Linksmart Technologies offers smartDNA™ as Pure Technology License, Integrated Solution, and customized Build-Operate-Transfer model.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Ashish AnandAshish Anand – Board Member

Ashish serves as CEO & Engineering Director of Linksmart Technologies. He is responsible for the company’s overall strategy, focus and initiatives to drive growth. Ashish brings over 15+ years experience in Security & networking domain working with some of the big names in this space. He has also prior experience in creating startups in Digital Authenticity, while with Linksmart Technologies he aims to eradicate counterfeit in physical products.

Before Linksmart, he was part of system architecture team developing smart routers for Ericsson. Ashish has multiple patents to his name during his corporate career. Ashish’s special interest is in systematic innovation, cross-geography technology commercialization, Intellectual property analysis, Collaborative engagement to turn innovations and inventions in end product and solutioning, new market identification. Ashish has his engineering degree from BITS, Mesra.

BSK Potrait 3Balvinder Singh Kalsi – Board Member

Balvinder Singh Kalsi retired in March, 2016 as President, DuPont South Asia & the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and Chairman of the Board, E.I. DuPont India Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of DuPont. Prior to his current role, Balvinder Kalsi was located at the company’s headquarters in Wilmington, Delaware USA as Director, Corporate Strategic Plans.

He joined DuPont in 1991 as Manager, Finance & Planning. In his career spanning 23 years at DuPont, he has held a number of business and functional leadership positions. Balvinder Kalsi was named Business Director, Crop Protection, India, in May 1997 and assumed additional responsibilities for the Pioneer seed business in November 2002. He was named Executive Director, DuPont India in February 2005. Under his leadership, DuPont India emerged as one of the fastest growing strategic markets for DuPont globally. The company’s operations in India witnessed rapid growth with the setting up of the DuPont Knowledge Center and the DuPont Services Center at Hyderabad in 2008 coupled with expansion of its direct presence into the newer markets of Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Prior to his move to the United States, Balvinder Kalsi was President, DuPont, South Asia. In this role, he led E. I. DuPont India Private Limited for six years.

Prior to joining DuPont, he was with the Escorts group of companies where he started his career in 1981. In this company, he held a range of finance and business development leadership positions with progressive responsibilities. Balvinder Kalsi is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has served as a board member of the American Chamber of Commerce for a number of years and chairman of the northern region council.

After his distinguished corporate career of 34 years, he is now actively engaged in investing and mentoring early stage start-ups, advising established corporates and serving as a Board member.

Pradeep Potrait 3Pradeep Varma – Solution Architect

Pradeep Varma as young technocrat is contributing from seed stage in capacity of solution-architect. He is instrumental in stablizing smartDNA on mobile platforms and has vision of integrating smartDNA with other tracking technologies. He comes up with alternate solution embodiment quickly to fit new usecase. He has also contributed during ideation phase and patent filing by LINKSMART. Pradeep has conceptualized modular smartDNA tracking framework with seamless interface for hybrid business model of both solution-sales and Licensing model.

 

OUR PURPOSE

Effectively apply smart proprietary technology to customers’ safety and security needs in the area of high value or high impact tangible goods. Our first priority is to deliver value to our customers.

 

OUR MISSION

Deliver knowledge-based competitive and sustained advantage for our customers that are in need of secure handling of their high value and high impact tangible goods. Extending Verifiability, Auditability and 360° Accountability with our solutions offering end to end security beyond “what you know”, “what you have” and “who you are”.

 

OUR BUSINESS

Providing innovative, safe and low cost authentication and verification solutions to the business community in its quest to ensure the integrity of its physical goods. Tampering, concealed loss and counterfeiting are serious and widely prevailing business threats across the globe.

 

OUR PRODUCTS

smartDNA™, the intellectual property of Linksmart Technologies, effectively addresses primary risk factors such as connivance, tampering and counterfeiting. smartDNA™ labels provide impeccable and legally acceptable evidence. The patent for the IP is registered in major international jurisdictions. The product is certified by multiple renowned companies and organizations.

 

OUR STRATEGY

Quality execution and delivery of our unique intellectual property in areas of highest value, impact and demand in close cooperation with our customers and manufacturing partners worldwide. For the benefit of achieving greater scale by satisfying growing demand and customer needs Linksmart will franchise its technology under a collaborative engagement with selected business partners.

 

ASSOCIATING WITH US

Niche security services that enable organisations across industry sectors to mitigate threats in their internal and external supply chain. The IP-oriented highly-scalable disruptive security solutions give emphasis on insider threat protection. Having its core competence in developing IP based security solutions, Linksmart is emerging as a dominant provider in cutting edge security technology solutions.