Akash Choudhary
Skill Score
Rookie (2/6)
Information Technology
Product Manager at callas software GmbH

Currently working as a Product Manager at callas software GmbH in Berlin, Akash considers himself a life-long student of building and managing products that BENEFIT.

Benefit, you ask? It is not the number of features that have shipped with the product. It is in fact the extent of impact it has on the customers.

Evaluated for Product Manager and Generalist PM role archetype
Performance by Category
Top Skills
Metrics definition Listening Database structure Negotiation Writing and presentation Product vision Business model design Market analysis Product roadmap Build vs buy vs partner Feature prioritization System design API integration Data retrieval Product requirements User journey and personas User research Wireframes and mocks User feedback review Stakeholder alignment Agile methodologies Performance tracking Growth experiments Pricing strategy Market positioning Digital marketing Sales training and support Marketing collateral Distribution planning Relationship building
Skill Progression

Product Manager

Co-leading callas software’ efforts to develop and market PDF technology for publishing, print production, document exchange and document archiving industries. My responsibilities include:

– Evaluating the market and potential customers/users and working closely with not just our customers but also prospects to understand their pain points, and contributing to the restructuring of the product roadmap
– Ensuring the product management process end-to-end: from the idea to the go-to-market and subsequent success management.
– Responsible for simplifying complex product marketing information and communicating to the CEO
– Managing interface and communication among all key stakeholders and internal/external collaboration partners
– Serving as the key person for the products’ digital content in the form of online documentation (http://help.callassoftware.com/) and product blogs (https://www.callassoftware.com/en/blog)

International Business Intern

– Responsible for Client Management using SalesLogix (Infor CRM)
– Identifying Sales opportunities and streamline sales activities
– Competitor analysis across Europe

MBA Student Consultant

– Analysed online community and competitors (internal and external), best practice identification, trend analysis for Deloitte
– Developed Social media strategy to increase online social presence, online social engagement and content creation
– Project management: sub-projects and tasks allocation, time management and team communication

– Based on the data, Deloitte Germany changed its social media ecosystem and usage by focussing on different themes based on social media platforms

Working Student

Process Management & Variance Management

Student Assistant

– Worked as an Assistant to the MBA Program Coordinator at the MBA office- Hochschule Pforzheim
– Content writing for the official school website
– Social Media Marketing of Pforzheim MBA using Facebook, LinkedIn, Sina Weibo and Instagram

Senior Engineer

– Performance Engineering of web and mobile applications using tools like HP Loadrunner and Apache Jmeter
– Direct reporting to the US based client MetLife for 2 years.
– Core committee member of the Corporate Social Responsibility wing of iGATE, called iCARE, primarily responsible for handling and execution of internal projects for the betterment of underprivileged children.

Degree Programs

Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), International Management

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech.), Computer Science

Licenses and Certifications

No Licenses or Certifications Found.