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CPFD Software Appoints CEO

February 15, 2018

To support its growth and expansion plans, CPFD Software is pleased to announce that Rajat Barua has been appointed President and CEO. Rajat joins CPFD with 20 years of industry experience in roles that span operations, finance, sales and marketing. Most recently, Rajat served as CEO of Senscient, Inc., a private-equity backed company that was at the forefront of innovation in the field of gas sensor technology. Rajat led the commercialization of Senscient’s technology, which culminated in an acquisition of the company by MSA Safety, Inc. (NYSE: MSA).  Prior to Senscient, Rajat was Vice President at Lime Rock Partners, an energy-focused private equity firm.  He began his career with Schlumberger, where he served as a field engineer in North Africa and offshore, in the Gulf of Mexico.  Rajat is a graduate of McGill University (B.S.) and Harvard Business School (M.B.A.).

“Rajat is an industry veteran and brings with him a wealth of experience in working with the international blue chip customers that we serve.  His addition to the company will enable us to better serve our global customer base and accelerate our momentum.” - Dr. Ken Williams, co-founder of CPFD Software

“We are delighted to welcome Rajat to CPFD Software.  His expertise is invaluable to us as we look to make a step change in what we can achieve across the multiple sectors that we serve.” - Dr. Dale Snider, co-founder of CPFD Software