About Us

Founded by Harvard Medical School scientist Amit Sinha, PhD, Basepair is driven by the mission to help scientists make sense of genetic data and accelerate discoveries in medicine.

Basepair’s platform empowers scientists and physicians at Harvard, NYU Langone Health, UCSD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, and other notable organizations to analyze thousands of NGS samples in parallel at rapid speeds, without additional bioinformatics resources.

Below you’ll find more information about our core team. Wish to join us? Head over to the careers page.

Amit Sinha, PhD

Amit Sinha, PhD

Founder

Amit is a computational biologist with a decade of expertise. Before starting Basepair he was an Instructor at Harvard Medical School.

Saurabh Agrawal

Saurabh Agrawal

Product

Saurabh is a computer science graduate from IIT Bombay, India’s top engineering university. He was the CEO and co-founder of a technology startup, which he sold, and is now working on product at Basepair.

Sam Steffan

Sam Steffan

Sales

Sam studied biology at UNC-Chapel Hill and has worked in sales in the financial and chemical supply industries. Sam is the Account Executive at Basepair. 

Blas Vicco

Blas Vicco

Software

Blas is a computer engineer who graduated from the Universidad Nacional del Litoral. He has over fifteen years of experience working in web applications projects.

Govind Yadav

Govind Yadav

Software

Govind is a software engineer who is passionate about innovations in coding and web applications.

Rohan Sharma

Rohan Sharma

Sales

Rohan is a computer science graduate and an experienced sales and support specialist. At Basepair, he works with the sales and customer service team. 

Vishal Kushwaha

Vishal Kushwaha

QA

Vishal is a software engineer and ISTQB certified QA professional. Vishal is responsible for quality assurance at Basepair. 

Ankita Kumari

Ankita Kumari

Bioinformatics

Ankita has a Master’s in Biomedical Science and is part of the bioinformatics team at Basepair.