About

Who We Are

We believe that the path we take, the approach we follow and the people around us are always important to solve a problem apart from the solution itself. Similarly, we feel it is important for you to understand us better, to make your decision. Below is the timeline for you, to provide an insight about who we are and what we have been doing so that you can understand us better.

Timeline

Manivel

Manivel

Having a liking towards programming right from the school days, Manivel fulfilled his dream when he joined the top ranked College of Engineering, Guindy. Being a state rank holder in the Engineering admission ranking, Manivel chose B.E. Computer Science Engineering and started living his dream.

June 1999
kamal

Kamal

Being the younger brother of Manivel, Kamal had no other choice but to follow his brother’s footsteps (though initially he didn’t like it). Kamal joined B.Tech Instrumentation at the prestigious Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai.

April 2001
Uday

Uday

Being smart and dynamic, Uday chose B.Tech Information Technology at the prestigious Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai. It is here, Kamal and Uday became good friends that few years later, they ended up being the CEO and COO of Mallow Technologies.

April 2001
Manivel

Manivel

Manivel completed his engineering and started working with Cognizant Technology Solutions.

April 2003
Manivel

Manivel

Was promoted as Senior programmer at CTS

April 2005
uday

Uday

Uday completed his B.Tech and started working with Cognizant Technology Solutions.

April 2005
Kamal

Kamal

Kamal completed his B.Tech, but always had entrepreneurship at the back of his mind. Took the decision to equip himself for the business world and joined a post graduation degree in management after working for few months.

April 2005
Manivel

Manivel

It was time for Manivel to fly to the other part of the world. He was working at New Jersey to complete the project that was handed over to him, which he did successfully.

Nov 2006
uday

Uday

It is Uday’s time to travel to the client location (UK). His dynamism and abilities made him possible to win bigger projects from his clients.

June 2007
Manivel

Manivel

With his contributions, it was time for Manivel to get his next promotions and was promoted as team lead by 2007. Manivel followed the technical path and became the technical stronghold of his team. Years later, he went on to become the CTO of Mallow Technologies.

June 2007
kamal

Kamal

Kamal meanwhile, chose a different path and completed his post graduation in management. He carefully chose a job in the marketing department of a small textile company (but with high values) to learn the business. It was here, Kamal was so impressive in his work, that the promoters of this textile company decided to be part of Mallow Technologies in promoting it.

April 2008
uday

Uday

Uday got promoted to his next level. He was so quick and dynamic in moving up the ladder, that he became the team lead in just three years.

April 2008
kamal

Manivel

Being the technical strength of the team, Manivel was given in charge of being the on-site coordinator. He worked at San Jose (also called as the silicon valley area) and successfully executed his second on-site assignment.

Aug 2009
Mallow technologies

Mallow Technologies

Making decisions are not always easy. Making decisions as tough as entrepreneurship was not easy for Kamal, Manivel and Uday too. Mallow Technologies was founded in a small rented home by Kamal and Manivel. All they had was a couple of tables, a couple of iMac and loads of trust, confidence and values. Kamal and Manivel were very particular in choosing one of the latest and stable technology. iOS didn’t have much competition (not even today) for this criteria and iOS was the first team to be started when Mallow Technologies was formed.

Oct 2010
iOS app

First iOS app

It took just few months for Manivel and his team to learn and develop their first iOS app. Though it was not a great app, it holds a special place for being the first release of the company and also being related to Cricket :)

Feb 2011
First Client

First Client

For Mallow, products was always very important. But we also understood that service is a good friend for product development. Services teaches us and equips us to be a better product developers. So Mallow started development works for external clients and the first client project didn’t take long time.

Jul 2011
uday

Uday

Meanwhile, Uday continued to march ahead in his path and became Project Manager. He was in charge of key projects in his vertical. He started coordinating the onsite teams and kept shuttling between UK and India to coordinate the projects and the teams.

April 2012
ruby on rails

Ruby on Rails Team

After a year of struggle, things started to pick up. Expansions were analysed, discussed and decisions were made. A careful thought process lead to the start of a web team in RoR which is one of the stable and growing back end technologies.

May 2012
PHP team

PHP Team

Classic platforms always have their own grace. PHP is an example of how you can be both classical yet compete with the newer ones. PHP with its latest competitive frameworks, attracted us and so a PHP team was formed.

Oct 2012
uday

Uday

It was time for Uday to break the shackles. A meet at a friend’s marriage lead to the decision of quitting the post of a Project manager (seriously). Uday joined Mallow Technologies and things which were already moving, started to pick up the speed at Mallow Technologies. It was also time to shift from the home made office to a relatively big and better office.

Feb 2013
android

Android

What next? We have iOS and two web teams. With Android, we can complete a cycle covering major platforms that are being used today. This lead to the formation of Android team.

Feb 2014
nasscom

NASSCOM membership

Fortunate to have a dynamic organisation like NASSCOM for our industry and becoming a member of it was obvious. Great to have them by our side and guide us all the way along.

Mar 2014
design

Design Team

Design is a team sport. Look at any great design, even those designs with a strong designer personality as the hero/spokesperson, and you’ll find a team of people who made that design come to life. And this led us into the creation of the Design team.

Oct 2014
test

Testing Team

An application or product success is largely attributed to efficient and effective testing techniques which forms the basis for valid bug exposure. Goes without saying that great bugs are found based on the testers’ skills and knowledge, a keen eye and the dedication of the test teams.

Nov 2014
business analyst

Business Analyst Team

Developers can't elicit requirements, and Clients can't model and document their own requirements, you need analysis experts. This is were Business Analysts come in, they identify and define the solutions that will maximize the value delivered by us to our clients.

Feb 2015
frontend

Front-End Team

One of the most dynamic roles in the world of web today is that of the front-end web developer. Always keeping up with design and code trends, it is the front-end specialist who keeps a website’s experience on the cutting edge.

Aug 2015
marketing

Marketing Team

Technology is evolving rapidly and in its wake altering communication behaviours and demands and every organization has to be agile and responsive like never before. It was time for us to evolve, and a Marketing Team was created.

Oct 2015
technical placement

Technical Placements

With the growth picking up we decided to bring in more young bloods. Having conducted On-campus placements in SASTRA, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Kumaraguru College of Technology, Government College of Technology, Coimbatore, 18 candidates were recruited.

Aug - Nov 2015
managerial placement

Managerial Placements

As the technical teams grew we needed to strengthen our Business Analyst and Marketing Teams. We conducted On-campus placements in Thiagarajar School of Management, Madurai and St.Joseph’s Institute of Management, Trichy and 3 candidates were recruited.

Jan 2016
off campus drive

Off Campus Drive

With increase in projects we needed to further increase the strength of our technical teams. We conducted an Off Campus Drive, hosted at Chettinad Engineering College, having students from some of the prominent colleges. The selected students have been offered placement with us.

March 2016
frontend

Coding Contest

A coding contest was held for the 2017 passing out students participating among 7 colleges. Around 200 students participated in the competition. The winner was awarded with an iPad Mini and the runners were awarded with the custom goodies.

April 2016
coimbatore office

Coimbatore office

As a part of our expansion strategy, a new office has been started at Coimbatore. A team has relocated to the fully operational space. This is the first step towards the expansion making pave for more to come.

July 2016
kamal

Scalability is always a challenge for small companies. Kamal and Manivel understood that having right people at right positions is the key to success. With the growth picking up, experienced professionals were recruited. Mallow started having more decision makers. With everything shaping up quite nicely, all looks good for a great show ahead.

July 2016 to present