Jorge Ferreira – Co-Founder and CTO

Building software applications since his early teens, Jorge held senior software designer roles and led development teams across his 12 year career at Microsoft. He joined Microsoft in 1993 with a Computer Science degree from the University of Washington and participated in the development and release of numerous versions of Word, Office and SharePoint. With a passion for traveling and sailing, Jorge has visited upwards of 40 countries in all continents but Antarctica.


Mrinal Desai – Co-Founder and CEO

Prior to addappt, Mrinal co-founded CrossLoop, a crowdsourced remote tech support marketplace funded by El Dorado and Venrock, and was involved with its product design and distribution to over 10 million users. One of the earliest professionals in the social networking industry, he joined LinkedIn as their first business development manager in 2004 when it had 15 employees to grow the user base in its early days, launch and drive adoption of its premium products and established the early partnerships. Some of his writings can be found on Advertising Age and TechCrunch.