About
xarpie team

Story

Xarpie Labs is a visualization and simulation technology company excelling in creating solutions using digital reality. Our business approach is to partner with enterprises to ideate and co-create a solution best suited for each use case.

We have executed projects in Retail, Healthcare, Defence & Education sectors that solve impediments faced by our clients partners. The lean and nimble team adapts quickly to customer requirements and strives to deliver “quality by design” in all its projects.

The company is currently based out of Bangalore, India and is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Machani Group, a family owned conglomerate with a business legacy of over 70 years in manufacturing automotive components. Sister concerns include real estate, hospitality, design and social impact businesses.

Xarpie is positioned at the cusp of Design, Technology and Engineering.

Xarpie (from the synthetically constructed language Lojban) implies ‘not limited to sight’​..

Values

Xarpie Labs is founded on the core values that enable decision making:

DECISIVE. CONCISE. CLEAR.

Journey

1960
1960

1960

Padmasri Machani Somappa set out on his entrepreneurial journey with the weaver’s cooperative in Andhra Pradesh. Prolific auto dealerships under MG Brothers and finally leading India in manufacturing automotive springs under Stumpp Schuele and Somappa, his vision was actualised with this large family business portfolio under the Machani Group.
2010
2010

2010

PAs the group diversified into real estate and hospitality, project and resort visualization through virtual reality and web walkthroughs facilitated sales with the tools to reach distant clients.

2018
2018

2018

Incorporation of its in-house tech capability as Xarpie Labs LLP. The word xarpie originates from the synthetically constructed language Lojban and implies not restricted to sight. In essence, Xarpie Labs creates visualization and simulation solutions to include revaluation of existing processes and customer experiences. The company hits the road to market. Forays into retail with a technology giant to provide a virtual lounge and technical sales advice.
2019
2019

2019

Collaboration with Visvesvaraya Industrial and Technological Museum and India Foundation for the Arts to create an AR application facilitating interaction with artefacts. The special exhibit is titled ‘Talking Devices’. Continuing its awareness program, Xarpie Labs collaborates with a design collective towards public installation and educational series.

Shortlisted by CIOReviewIndia among Top 20 AR/VR service providers in India.

Winner of NASSCOM #natc2019 Award in Emerging Technologies (Automation) category.


Acquired registered Apple developer status.

2021
2021

2021

Product Development under an added business vertical.

Leadership

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Ravi Machani

Managing Director

4th generation entrepreneur, angel investor, tireless thought leader and technology enthusiast, Ravi diversified the legacy family business from humble origins in Andhra Pradesh, to future domains ahead of time. He incubated Xarpie Labs directly under his portfolio company Machani Infra Development Corp P Ltd, now growing with its own distinct vision.

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Muralidharan Arikara

CEO

Veteran in clean energy management including hands-on building of Electric Vehicles, Murali leads our young team through reliable processes delivering quality by design. The engineer in him tinkers on architecting solutions and prototypes. This kalaripayattu disciple displays the cool demeanor of a ‘survivor’.

Srikanth

Srikanth Karumbati

CTO

With expertise in the automotive industry and further as CTO/CIO roles at Stumpp Schuele & Somappa group, Sri advises ACMA member companies on technology and processes. A co-founder at the previous entity MAYAxis, his contribution to Xarpie Labs integrally involves matching tech to industry requirements and optimization.

Support

Laurynas Barauskas

Marketing

Mahesh Rajamani
Subhartho Bhattacharya

Content

C()RE Experience

Branding + visual communication

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