Santosh Godbole

A consultant, a trainer, an advisor to startups, and a career coach.

Bangalore, Karnataka, India

CareerPlot Technologies Private Limited

750 /30mins

Short Biography

Advisor, investor, entrepreneur, product leader, and technologist with 22 years of experience in building products ground-up, transforming business and execution model of a large product, and innovating new technologies. Variety of domain experience – video and image processing, networking management, analytics, consumer electronics software, and Internet-of-Things. An esteemed inventor with distinction of having been the co-founder of two start-ups. Innovation and start-ups highlights:


Chief Product Officer, CareerPlot Technologies Private Limited

Apr 2017 to Present

At CareerPlot, we focus on education and education technology (EdTech). We have extensive experience in EdTech. We take consulting assignments in this domain. We help organizations identify market opportunities, conceptualize products, and define products in detail. We also help experienced professionals learn product management by application. From an idea to a product, as a student, you’ll see the product going live and with real users using it in the market. Learn the complete cycle from building the product, customer acquisition, marketing and sales, and customer retention. The effort will definitely show up on your resume. Who knows, this may even mark the beginning of your entrepreneurial journey!

Startup Advisor, SSN Solutions Pvt Ltd

Apr 2017 to Present

360 degree view. Focused activities include Product strategy, Product development processes, Organization design, and Fund raising.

Career Coach, Executive coach, Self Employed

Apr 2017 to Present

I coach and advises on variety of issues in wide spectrum of industries. Having undergone ICF training (presently pursuing certification) and having spent considerable time in small and large technology organizations, my expertise lies in the following areas: • Coaching of senior and mid-level executives • Coaching and advise to startup founders • Career coaching for mid-level professionals • Intrapreneurship


Associate Certified Coach, international Coaching Federation (ICF)

Mar 2017 to Present

Executive coaching

Executive General Management Program (EGMP), Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore

Jun 2010 to Apr 2011

Master of Science in Computer Science, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Dec 1993 to Feb 1996

Master of Science (by research) in Computer Science.

B.E. (Computer Science), M. S. University of Baroda

Jul 1988 to Jul 1992

Push pixels...
Shovel coal into server...
Create mockups...
Defend the wall...
Draft storyboard...
Disrupt an industry...
Achieve profitability...
Become a unicorn...
Become Batman...