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A committed management team anchors the organization effectively to its goal of providing high quality software solutions to its clients. Equipped with technical expertise, excellent domain knowledge and extensive cross-functional experience, they nurture interactive relationships with the client community.

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Mr. Atul K. Nishar
Chairman
Mr. P R Chandrasekar
Vice Chairman
Mr. R Srikrishna
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Ashok Harris
President – Global Delivery
Mr. Rajiv Pant
President – North America Operations
Mr. Amrinder Singh
Senior Vice President – Europe Sales
Mr. Ravi Vaidyanathan
Senior Vice President & Global Head – Banking & Financial Services
Mr. Madhu Kumar
Executive Vice President & Global Head – Travel & Transportation
Mr. Ramanan Seshadri
Executive Vice President and Global Head of the Healthcare & Insurance vertical
Mr. Senthil Nayagam K
Senior Vice President & Global Head – Manufacturing & Consumer Vertical
Mr. Chinmoy Banerjee
Senior Vice President & Global Head – Hexaware BPS
Mr. Moorthi Chokkanathan
President & Global Head – Enterprise Solutions
Mr. N Nataraj
Chief Information Officer & Global Head – Infrastructure Management Services
Mrs. Amberin Memon
Chief People Officer
Mr. Rajesh Kanani
Senior Vice President Corporate Finance & Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Sreenivas V (Sreeni)
Chief Strategy Officer

Mr. Atul K Nishar

Chairman

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Atul Nishar is the Chairman of Hexaware Technologies Limited, a company that he set up in India in 1990. He is the driving force of Hexaware’s strategic direction and marketing focus. Under his leadership, Hexaware Technologies has grown into a multi-million dollar, global software and BPO services corporation, listed on Indian and London Stock Exchanges.

An entrepreneur by nature, Atul Nishar had founded Aptech Limited in 1985, a computer training company which he grew into a leading global IT training outfit with over 2400 centers across 52 countries. He was the Chairman of Aptech till early 2003, when the promoters divested their stake in the company. The highly successful China joint venture was set up by Aptech under his headship.

He is associated with several government and trade bodies which play an instrumental role in the development of India’s IT Sector. An active and known figure of the Indian IT industry, he was Chairman of National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) in 2000 and continues to be on the Executive Council of NASSCOM. He is also a Charter Member of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), Member of the Managing Committee of Indian Merchants Chamber and was Regional President – Western India Council of Indo-American Chamber of Commerce, 2007 – 2009.

He was Member of National Executive Committee (2000) of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), and Chairman of the Information Technology Committee (2001-2002) and Member of the Steering Committee of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI).

He has published several articles on Information Technology in leading Indian publications and has been a speaker at conferences organized by Harvard Business School, NASSCOM, TiE, World Congress on Information Technology, US Consulate, FICCI, and CII.

Atul Nishar is a FCA (Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India) and received his Bachelor Degrees in Commerce and Law from University of Bombay.

Mr. P R Chandrasekar

Vice Chairman

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P.R.Chandrasekar has a successful track record of driving revenue growth for a company including experience in mergers and acquisitions, business development, channel development and strategic initiatives. Prior to joining Hexaware, he was President Americas and Europe at Wipro and was responsible for the strategic development of these geographies. Chandrasekar joined Wipro in May 2000 from GE India where he was Director, Business Development.

He has a degree in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) and has done his MBA from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai University. Chandrasekar is based out of Hexaware’s office in New Jersey

Mr. R Srikrishna

Chief Executive Officer

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R Srikrishna (Sri, aka Keech) is the CEO of Hexaware Technologies.

His role is to transform Hexaware to deliver world-class services to customers, become a great place to work for employees thereby creating and sustaining long term profitable growth.

He brings a great mix of leadership, inspiration, Technology expertise, operational experience, technical breadth, and passion for customer service. His past successes have been underpinned by his ability to build highly passionate leadership and organizations that jointly work to create long term success. He has also consistently spotted key market trends ahead of competition thereby creating differentiated new services. As a recognition of his leadership skills, he was named in 2010 as Young Global Leader of the Year by the World Economic Forum.

Prior to joining Hexaware, Sri spent over 20 years at HCL Technologies where he was most recently the President of two businesses – The Life Sciences & Healthcare Business; and the Infrastructure Services Business. He was instrumental in growing these businesses into a multi-billion dollar juggernaut.

Sri is an electrical engineer from IIT, one of the world’s premier engineering education institutions and an MBA from one of India’s top business schools – IIM, Calcutta. Sri lives in Flemington, NJ with his wife and two sons.

Mr. Ashok Harris

President – Global Delivery

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Ashok heads the global delivery organization at Hexaware. All service lines and horizontals report into him.

Ashok is a highly accomplished business leader with nearly three decades of experience both in industry and in service provider organizations.

He has spent over a decade in the Chennai based corporation Sanmar Group, starting his career there and rising up its ranks to become the CIO. He was instrumental in driving organizational transformation across the group with the power of information technology; making it a pioneer among peer organizations, in many ways.

Then on, Ashok went to join the then Satyam Computers when it was less than 100 million US$, where he was part of the core team that grew the company.
He played several leadership roles including incubating and scaling the horizontal and vertical practices, heading operations and strategic sales for a business unit with more than a billion dollars in revenue. At Satyam, Ashok also played a critical role in transforming structures, processes and systems in the organic context, and also played similar role after the acquisition part of the team.

After Satyam, Ashok founded a management consulting firm that focused on strategy development and execution, transaction advisory, performance improvement and IT advisory services working with IT service providers, as well as end user organizations; before joining us here at Hexaware.

Mr. Rajiv Pant

President – North America Operations

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Rajiv Pant heads the North American Operations for Hexaware. He joined Hexaware from Wipro Technologies, where he was Vice President of Enterprise Solutions spending nearly a decade in roles of increasing responsibility. Pant has also worked with Apple Computer and Microsoft.

He has a dual degree from Birla Institute of Technology and Science (BITS), Pilani with a Master of Science in Chemistry and Master of Management Studies. Rajiv is based out of Hexaware’s office in New Jersey.

Mr. Amrinder Singh

Senior Vice President – Europe Sales

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Amrinder heads business operations for the European Region at Hexaware. In this role, he is responsible for all of the business functions for this region including driving sales and overseeing the service delivery.

Prior to joining Hexaware, Amrinder had been working for HCL Technologies since 1999, and has 14+ years of experience in the Software industry. He brings with him a proven track record of growing international IT Services business across Retail & Consumer services industries. In his last role at HCL he was the European head of HCL’s Retail & CPG sectors.

Amrinder is an Electrical Engineering Graduate and Post Management Graduate from the IIM – Calcutta and is currently based out of our London Office.

Mr. Ravi Vaidyanathan

Senior Vice President & Global Head – Banking & Financial Services

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Ravi Vaidyanathan manages the Banking, Financial Services and Capital Markets Vertical for Hexaware. He is responsible for accelerating business growth, client delivery and competency development in the Banking, Financial Services and Capital Markets domain.

Ravi holds a degree in Engineering and has over 21 years of experience in the IT industry with 13 years of experience in the Financial Services Industry including Securities and Capital markets. Ravi has developed several solutions in the areas of Reference Data Management, Portfolio Management & Accounting, Trading Systems for various Wall Street clients of Hexaware. Prior to Hexaware, Ravi worked for leading companies in the software industry specializing in Engineering and Implementation of various application and system software products. Ravi specializes in Investment Data Management and has conducted several seminars and workshops on this subject. As an ardent practitioner, Ravi engages in several key client initiatives and provides strategic consulting to CxO’s in the industry.

Mr. Madhu Kumar

Executive Vice President & Global Head – Travel & Transportation

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Madhu Kumar (Madhu) globally manages Hexaware’s Travel and Transportation Business unit. In this role since April 2010, he is responsible for driving sales, service delivery, solution development and managing the growth strategy for the business unit. He has over 17 years of professional experience, of which the past 12 years have been with Hexaware.

Prior to this, Madhu was leading the sales organization for Hexaware’s Travel and Transportation and BFS Verticals in Americas. Additionally, he was also heading the Strategic Deals Unit focusing on select large deals. He joined Hexaware in 1998 as a Project Executive responsible for delivery and program management. In diverse roles played in the past, Madhu has been responsible for the growth of several key accounts at Hexaware. He has been instrumental in winning several Fortune 500 clients and managing service delivery for such key customers across geographies.

Before Joining Hexaware, Madhu was a Research Scientist with India’s Department of Atomic Energy, working on nuclear reactor control systems and simulation models. Beginning his professional career as a Scientific Officer in 1990, he has been an active participant in international seminars on topics related to performance of Critical Software Systems and Advanced Simulation Models.

Madhu holds a Bachelors Degree in Computer Engineering from Madurai University and a Masters in Marketing Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai.

Mr. Ramanan Seshadri

Executive Vice President and Global Head of the Healthcare & Insurance vertical

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Ramanan Seshadri is the Executive Vice President and Global Head of the Healthcare & Insurance vertical at Hexaware. In this role, he is responsible for overseeing services and solutions for global clients. He manages critical relationships with client executives, industry analysts, and deal consultants, as well as anchoring the training and development of key personnel. He is responsible for driving sales, service delivery, solution development and managing the growth strategy for the business unit.

Prior to this role Ramanan was heading the business operations for the European Region at Hexaware driving sales and overseeing the service delivery. Under his leadership Hexaware added many marquee clients in Europe. Prior to assuming this role of heading the business operations of Europe, Ramanan was leading the Healthcare Vertical besides managing two Strategic Accounts at Hexaware.

Ramanan has been with Hexaware since November 2002, and has performed multiple roles in business development, delivery management, sales & client management. He has also been instrumental in building solutions for new verticals at Hexaware.

Ramanan has over 20 years of experience and prior to joining Hexaware, he was with Polaris Software in the US. His previous roles include a stint with the Business India Group managing their exhibitions division early in his career.

Ramanan has a degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from the University of Madras.

Mr. Senthil Nayagam K

Senior Vice President & Global Head- Manufacturing & Consumer Vertical

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Senthil is the Global Head of the Manufacturing & Consumer vertical at Hexaware. In this role, he is responsible for driving sales, service delivery, solution development and managing the growth strategy for the business unit. He has been with Hexaware for eleven years handling many key responsibilities including Key Accounts Delivery for North America, ERP practices and incubation of new Verticals. Additionally, in his corporate role, he headed HexaVarsity, our Corporate University.

Senthil holds a commerce degree from the Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi and is a Chartered Accountant. He has over 23 years of experience in software services with earlier stints in GE and Sierra where he found the Oracle practice. He is based out of our Chennai, India office.

Mr. Chinmoy Banerjee

Senior Vice President & Global Head – Hexaware BPS

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Chinmoy has over two decades of experience and has worked in Business Process Management, Consulting and Financial Services across USA, Canada, India and Malaysia.

Chinmoy joined Hexaware / Caliber Point from Infosys BPO where he spent nearly 7 years with his last role being the Head of Capital Markets for North America. Before joining Infosys BPO, he was with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) where he led BPO sales for 2 regions in North America. Prior to joining TCS, Chinmoy was a Principal Consultant in the Strategy & Change group in IBM Business Consulting Services. At IBM, he was one of the founding members of the risk management and Operations practice and sold and executed diverse deals that comprised of risk management, core banking, Bank setups, Treasury, Asset Liability Management, etc.

Chinmoy has an MBA from Trium which is jointly issued by New York University Stern School of Business, LSE and HEC Paris and a Masters in Financial Management from Mumbai University. He is based out of our offices in New Jersey, USA.

Mr. Moorthi Chokkanathan

President & Global Head – Enterprise Solutions

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Moorthi Chokkanathan heads the global Enterprise Solutions business at Hexaware. He leads the horizontal units of ERP and Business Intelligence & Analytics. He is responsible for identifying growth engines, building new service offerings and business development. He has been a key player in driving Hexaware’s growth since 1998. Moorthi was instrumental in building the Enterprise Solutions and HR-IT practices at Hexaware. He conceptualized and incubated HexaLab – Hexaware’s Innovation center. He guides HexaLab in creating IPs which benefits customers directly.

He was the management sponsor for certifying Hexaware at SEI-CMM Level 5 in 2008.

Moorthi holds a degree in B.Tech from IIT, Chennai and an MBA from the University of Madras. He has over 27 years of experience in the software services and consulting field. Earlier in his career, he was heading ERP practice for US based consulting company and IBM alliance partner in Australia.

Mr. N Nataraj

Chief Information Officer & Global Head – Infrastructure Management Services

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Nataraj is responsible for entire global IT operations including Information Systems Group and Systems Technology Group at Hexaware. He also heads Info Security Governance and Infrastructure Management Services.

Nataraj has 23 years of industry experience in the field of Information Technology (IT), Information Systems (IS) and Security. Before Hexaware, he was the CIO of Aztecsoft where he was responsible for IT/IS/Security and Infrastructure Business. His earlier stints included working for organizations like Ericsson Software centre, India Wipro, and Hughes Software Systems in leadership positions.

Mr. Nataraj, an influential CIO among his peers is known for his technical know-how and has received many awards for his IT implementation projects across different industries. In September 2009, he was credited the CIO 100 Ingenious Award at the 4th Annual CIO 100 Symposium and Awards Ceremony by International Publishing Services (IDG). He is a familiar voice on panel discussions which are feature on leading electronic TV channels and he has been a speaker in the worldwide CTO Forum.

He is involved with various community activities, with a focus on education. He has had the honour of being the Chief Guest at Niyam-06, a techno-cultural fest organised by the Dr Ambedkar Institute of Technology and the Guest of Honour at Mahavir Jain Engineering College.

Mrs. Amberin Memon

Chief People Officer

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Amberin joined Hexaware in 1997. Amberin brings with her a vast leadership and multi-cultural experience of over 25 years in the industry where she has managed delivery, operations , supporting sales in business development initiatives and human resource function. With over 25 years of global experience in the professional services industry, she now leads and drives all the human capital development programs across hexaware.

Prior to taking up this role Amberin was the group head for Healthcare & Insurance practice. She has been instrumental for the growth of Healthcare & Insurance Practice and has steered delivery operations across the globe. Her in-depth knowledge in various technologies and people management skills has aided this initiative

Organization team building and restructuring, Change Management, Aligning HR to Business, Culture building and HR metrics are some of the core strengths she has developed in her exposure as a member of senior management teams for over 25 years.

She has 25 years of experience in IT industry. Prior to joining Hexaware, Amberin worked with Advance Computer Services and then as a consultant on the IBM platform.

Amberin holds a post graduate diploma in Computer Science.

Mr. Rajesh Kanani

Senior Vice President Corporate Finance & Chief Financial Officer

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Rajesh Kanani has over 25 years of in – depth experience in finance, accounting, treasury, planning and M&A and has performed diverse financial roles in leadership position in the Company over the last 10 years. He is currently the acting Chief Financial Officer of the company. With his strong accounting fundamentals, he has successfully handled various aspects of the Finance function during his career. His contribution in the areas of MIS and Corporate Taxation in particular, has been commendable.

Rajesh Kanani is a Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant and he is based out of Hexaware’s office in Mahape, Navi Mumbai.

Mr. Sreenivas V

Chief Strategy Officer

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Sreenivas is responsible for the Corporate Planning, Business Performance Monitoring functions and driving enterprise-wide programs. In this role for the last 5 years, he leads the strategic business planning and enabling near-term operations planning activities. Further, he is responsible for scanning the market developments and working with all business heads to define and execute initiatives in-line with the corporate strategic road map.

In addition, Sreenivas heads the Investor Relations as well as spearheads the Corporate Development initiatives focused on growth and differentiation of the organization. These activities encompass Strategic Deals, Large Business Opportunities and Inorganic growth initiatives such as Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A) and Joint Ventures (JVs).

Prior to joining Hexaware, Sreenivas has worked in a large multi-national firm, Tata Consultancy Services & in a start-up firm pioneering in the field of Independent Equity Research. Academically, he has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IIT-M) and holds a Post Graduate Diploma (MBA) from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta (IIM – C). Sreenivas is based out of Hexaware’s office in Chennai, India.

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