Mantra Management Team

Hemant Panse


Hemant is founder and CEO of Mantra Technologies. He founded Mantra Technologies after more than 15 years of software development and project management. Prior to starting Mantra Technologies, he worked with Accenture and many other technology companies in USA as a consultant and Project Manager. Hemant has many years of experience in business management and global delivery model. He has experience in BFSI (Banking, Financial Services and Insurance), Healthcare and Telecommunication.

David Harless

VP – Consulting & Business Development

David has many years of business experience in IT services, finance, manufacturing, construction and environmental services. He has consulted many well know companies such as Merrill Lynch, Waste Management, Robert Half Consulting and Prudential. David brings a focused dedication to consultative services, innovative entrepreneurial spirit and understanding of business needs to the Mantra team.


Mantra also has a team of advisors. We regularly consult with many advisors, mentors, and business leaders both within and beyond the IT and outsourcing industries. These advisors range from key leaders and members of executive management from Atlanta’s most prominent businesses, to academicians affiliated with the many colleges and universities in and around the Atlanta metro area.