Executive Team

Vishwanathan Shankar

Chief Executive Officer

With over 30 years of experience, Shankar is an industry veteran with a long track record of delivering successful outcomes for customers like Zurich, PayPal, PeopleSoft, Visa, GLIC, Citibank, Qatar Airways and Emirates. Prior to Valforma, Shankar has held several senior executive positions at large scale multinational organizations where he contributed significantly to their growth and positioning.

Shankar holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore and a Bachelors Degree in Engineering from NIT Trichy.

Kathirvelu Ramaswamy

Business Acquisition

Kathir has over 20 years experience in international business development and consultative sales with global customers like Arabtec, Visa, Aon Hewitt, National Bank of Dubai, NYSE, Progressive Insurance, Emaar Group and Naffco.

At Valforma, Kathir interacts directly with customers and prospects and front-ends deals across the entire SMAC portfolio. He develops sales strategies, including channels, capabilities, and global and regional partnerships

Kathir holds an MBA from PSG College of Technology.

Baskar Ramamurthy

Customer Success

Baskar is an expert in delivery of technology transformation programs for industries like Real Estate, Energy, Automotive and Retail. He has worked with customers like Eros, Mammut Group and Oman Refineries.

At Valforma, Baskar works with customers to define the best-fit technologies to drive their success while optimizing the cost of ownership. He defines technical solutions, scope, timelines, deliverables and estimates for new contracts

He holds a Bachelors in Science from University of Madras.

Ganesan Krishnan

Operations

Ganesan is a 30 year veteran of the industry with deep experience in driving operational excellence, cost performance, customer relationships and large delivery programs.

Ganesan runs the program office in Valforma, monitoring facilities, locations, infrastructure, project health, risk management and manpower planning.

He holds a post graduate degree from the prestigious Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Anish Sengupta

Strategy and Planning

Anish carries over 15 years of experience in strategic transformation programs, account management, capability building, competitor analysis, market research and business consulting with companies like Fidelity, Safelite and CSC.

At Valforma, Anish helps to evaluate and align the organization’s direction and solution portfolio to the emerging needs of customers while driving business plans around solutions and services for Social, Mobile, Analytics and Cloud.

Anish holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow and a Bachelors in Technology from IT-BHU.

Prakash Abraham

Business Development

 

Prakash Abraham is a Senior Management Executive with over 20 years of experience in Corporate Sector covering Business Solutions, Business Development, Sales and Product Management including Plant Management Roles.

Prakash has joined us from Oracle bringing his rich experience and he has worked with companies like Satyam, Polaris.

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