Ajay Trehan

CEO & Founder, AuthBridge

Mr. Ajay Trehan is an entrepreneur with over 26 years of experience in building and operating successful businesses.

Ajay founded AuthBridge in August 2005. AuthBridge has since grown rapidly to become India’s leading provider of solutions and platforms that enable trust. A pioneer in innovation and business transformation, Ajay has nurtured the organization from a largely services based to a highly tech-enabled business model. Today, AuthBridge is a quality-driven, best practice company, delivering proven business impact risk mitigation solutions to top draw clients, including Fortune 500 organizations. With some very marquee offerings like AuthLead, WorkAttest, TruthScreen and Student Services Bureau, AuthBridge is spearheading change in the Indian employee as well as customer screening industries.

Before turning an entrepreneur, Ajay had a distinguished career with the Shriram Industrial Enterprises Limited (a part of the erstwhile DCM group) and then ICI India.  He grew very rapidly in these organizations to eventually hold leadership positions in operations and sales.

His ability to recognize new business opportunities when markets and technologies are in transition also prompted him to co-author CORE BPO, a business process outsourcing company that specialized in providing Business Process Outsourcing to the global Real Estate Industry.

Ajay is very passionate about mentoring young entrepreneurs. He is on the Advisory team of various startups where he contributes a lot of his personal time helping them evolve and scale. He has been actively associated with NASSCOM and TIE, where he regularly speaks on subjects like innovation, process and business transformation, trust infrastructure etc. that are very close to his heart.

Outside work, Ajay is an avid reader and a movie buff. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering from IIT Delhi. He is also a certified ISO 9001 auditor.