Executive Team

Vivek Bhaskaran


Vivek Bhaskaran is the founding member and executive chairman of QuestionPro, one of the industry's leading providers of web-based research technologies. As an executive chairman, he plays a key role in defining the company strategy and using technology and innovation continuously to maintain its leadership in the industry.

He has played a pivotal role in the QuestionPro journey. In 2008, the company made Inc. magazine's list of the fastest-growing private companies, ranking 172nd overall and 25th among business-service providers.

Vivek completed his primary education in India before moving to Russia and then the U.S. He holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from Brigham Young University, Utah.

Erik Koto


Erik joined QuestionPro in early 2010 to lead the operations and strategic vision of the company. Erik brings over 15 years of digital and analytical leadership to QuestionPro and has worked with companies such as Chase, Nokia, Ford, Microsoft, and Dell to create award winning, customer-centric online experiences and products. A self described 'data junkie', Erik brings a deep background in predictive analytics and a passion for quantitative, research based decisions making. Erik completed a Bachelor's degree in Operations Engineering from the University of Michigan, and an MBA from the University of Washington.

John Johnson

VP, Customer Success

John Johnson is the face and voice of QuestionPro, he is in charge of the worldwide client relations department. With the assistance of his colleagues, QuestionPro has a solid support network that clients can access and use to meet their needs. Prior to his adventure at QuestionPro, he spent three years as a market research manager at Gilmore Research Group.

Anup Surendran

Product and Engineering

Anup Has served fortune 500 companies for over 15 years in various aspects of solution and product architecture delivering high quality experiences. He heads up operations and product at QuestionPro.

Nishikant Sevalkar

Director, Dev Ops

Nishikant has been with us since early days of QuestionPro. He has over 9 years of experience in designing scalable system architecture. Nishikant is entrusted with ownership of security, databases, system architecture and global infrastructure. Over the years Nishikant has stepped up taking different roles to save the day. Currently he is heading DevOps for QuestionPro. He is always available for a game of foosball or table tennis or office golf.

Nishikant holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering.

Aditya Bhat

Director, Sales

Adi is a thought leader on market strategy and development. He heads QuestionPro's market strategy division and works with several global companies, government organizations and non-profit institutions, guiding the development of their business and market strategies. His primary focus is on business alignment and governance.

Adi holds a Bachelor's Degree in Commerce.

Nikhil Wadekar

Director, Human Resources

Nikhil has over 15 years of experience in business administration. He leads the operations of QuestionPro's Indian offices where he looks after all HR activities, recruitment and financial operations.

He has deep experience in business administration & legal compliance and dealing with people is his passion. Nikhil holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and a Master’s Degree in Computer Management.He also holds a MBA with dual specialization in IT & HR.

Mark Salsberry

President, QuestionPro CX

Mark is a long-time customer experience champion on both the client and supplier side. He believes customers are a company's most valuable assets, and listening to them is critical. With over a decade of experience in customer experience and market research, working for and with F100 companies, Mark now leads the QuestionPro CX business.

Prior to QuestionPro, Mark helped build Research Intelligence, an innovative solution that allows brands to experience their customers using streaming video and speech-to-text capabilities. Before that, Mark founded and sold his own company that helped businesses get feedback from their on-the-go customers. He also helped Verizon Wireless implement a customer experience solution across a 5-state region with many customer touch points.

Andres Muguira

Director, LATAM Sales

With an incredible mix of energy, resourcefulness and over 8 years experience in Sales, Marketing and Business Strategy. Andres currently leads our initiatives towards becoming the #1 Survey Software in the Latin American markets.

Prior to joining QP, at the age of 21, Andres started a successful entertainment company raising over $3M in funding and had the pleasure to work with international artists including Pitbull, Shakira, LMFAO, Flo-Rida, Sean Kingston.

His passions include Live Concerts, Music, Film, Coffee and Parkour.

Mike Wilde

Managing Director, QuestionPro GmbH - DACH/Europe

Mike is an industry veteran with 15 years of experience in the survey market and since January 2016, he is the Managing Director of QuestionPro GmbH. Mike has founded and been CEO of two successful companies IPERCON and FEEDBACKCLOUD.COM, which now have been acquired by QuestionPro. Based in Berlin, he is responsible for our D-A-CH operations, and with his knowledge and expertise in European Markets, will help us expanding our business in the EU region.