R Srikrishna (Sri, aka Keech) is the CEO of Hexaware Technologies.
A pioneer in the IT world and with over 20 years of concrete experience in HCL, Keech had been serving as the President of two units’ viz., The Healthcare and Life Sciences and The Infrastructure Services. He was instrumental in growing these units to multibillion dollar businesses. The year 2014 marked the joining of Keech in Hexaware. Since then, he is dedicated towards delivering world-class services to customers, and ensuring employee satisfaction, thereby creating and sustaining long term profitable growth.
He showcases 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 teams and organizational teams that work together 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.
Keech holds a degree in electrical engineering from IIT and an MBA IIM, Calcutta. Sri lives in Flemington, New Jersey with his wife and two sons.
A highly accomplished business leader with nearly three decades of experience in the industry and with service provider organizations, Ashok Harris started his career with Sanmar Group, a leading Chennai-based corporation, and rose up its ranks to become its CIO, after a decade. He was instrumental in driving organizational transformation across the group with the power of information technology, making it, in many ways, a pioneer among peer organizations.
He joined the Satyam Computers when it was a less than $100 million Company as a significant part of the core team of the company. At Satyam, Ashok played a critical role in transforming structures, processes, and systems in an organic context.
Post his tenure at 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 Hexaware.
Adding to the glory of Hexaware, after all these successful years of numerous accolades, he now heads the global delivery organization at Hexaware.
Vinod Chandran heads the infrastructure management business unit at Hexaware. He joined Hexaware from HCL Technologies where he spent the past two decades in a variety of roles. He has been an integral part of the HCL growth story.
In the past decade, he led and built the North American IMS business for HCL from zero to over a billion dollars in revenue.
Vinod is a visionary leader in the IMS business, has helped create multiple, creative, IMS offerings for HCL in the past and has led and won multiple deals worth millions of dollars. He has also overseen the project execution and relationships with several dozen large clients of HCL.He holds an MBA from XLRI. He speaks five languages - Malayalam, Hindi, Tamil, Kannada, and English.
He is based out of Hexaware’s New Jersey’s office.
Amrinder Singh heads business operations for the European region at Hexaware. He is responsible for all of the business functions of this region, including driving sales and overseeing the service delivery.
Prior to joining Hexaware, Amrinder was associated with HCL Technologies. He has over 14 years of experience in the software industry. He brings with him a proven track record of growing international IT services business across the retail and consumer services industries. In his stint at HCL, he was the European head of HCL's Retail and CPG sectors.
He is a graduate in electrical engineering and a postgraduate in management from IIM Calcutta. He is currently based out of our London office.
Amalesh Mishra heads the APMEA Operations for Hexaware. He joined Hexaware from HCL Technologies, where he was general manager and regional sales director, APJ.
In his more than 15 years in the IT industry, Amalesh has displayed remarkable versatility in managing new challenges and opportunities across multiple regions, domains, and roles.
He started his career with Infosys as a programmer in Mainframe technologies and quickly rose to manage a team of more than 20 consultants in the cards and payments domain.
After his MBA, he was based in US working with Cognizant, managing existing and new business for large accounts such as American Express and Ameriprise Financial.
He subsequently moved to HCL's infrastructure services division and handled business in the US, APAC, and India regions.
Amalesh also handled the systems integration business at HP in India for over two years and won many marquee deals for HP.
In his latest role at Hexaware, he ramped up the APAC region into a significant region for infrastructure services in two years.
His core skills include complex deal structuring, contract negotiations, and relationship building.
He holds an MBA from ISB Hyderabad, and a mechanical engineering degree from NIT Allahabad. Currently he is based out of Hexaware's Singapore office.
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 has over 21 years of experience in the IT industry with 13 years in the financial services industry including securities and capital markets. He has developed several solutions in the areas of reference data management, portfolio management and accounting, and trading systems for various Wall Street clients of Hexaware. Prior to Hexaware, Ravi worked for leading companies in the software industry specializing in the 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 CXOs in the industry. He holds a degree in engineering.
Arun Ramchandran heads the Professional Services business unit of Hexaware. In this role, he is responsible for working directly with Hexaware’s Professional Services clients globally, expanding on existing relationships and nurturing new ones, delivering digital transformation services to enable innovation and agility, while continuing to provide efficiencies and savings. Arun joins Hexaware from Capgemini, where he spent close to six years,initially as a member of their Applications Services’ Executive Board,where he was instrumental in creating and leading their Strategic Large Deals team globally and closely involved in several of their large, marquee Managed Services wins,and then as Head of Sales and Client Relations in North America for their Technology & Engineering Services Unit. During his stint, Capgemini became a leader in Applications Outsourcing and repositioned as a Transformational Technology Services Provider in NA.
Prior to Capgemini, Arun had spent more than a decade at Infosys, leading their Global Life Sciences Unit. Under his leadership, the unit grew three-fold, in three years. He was also closely associated with Client Relations, Global Sourcing deals, and Business Development efforts in various other key roles. In addition to all these accomplishments, Arun’s career spans stints at Virtusa (during its pre-IPO phase), Nokia Mobile Phones, and Asian Paints, across US and India.
Arun lives in the San Francisco Bay Area, CA, with his wife and two teenage kids. He holds a B.Tech engineering degree from IIT, Mumbai, and an MBA from IIM, Calcutta. Given his Silicon Valley base and network, he is naturally curious about Innovation and Emerging Technologies, and passionate about how they can be harnessed for a better future for individuals and organizations alike. He is active on social media and uses the @raknz handle for occasional tweets!
Milan Bhatt heads the healthcare and insurance vertical at Hexaware. In this role, he is responsible for strategy, sales, solutions, and service delivery for this vertical.
In his career, he has focused on working with IT and Business leaders to envision and execute transformation agendas and help successfully transition from traditional outsourcing engagements to flexible and transparent co-sourcing partnerships.
Milan joined Hexaware in 2015 from Symphony Teleca, where he led the healthcare vertical and the go to market strategy for digital businesses. Before Symphony, Milan spent over a decade in roles of increasing responsibility at HCL Technologies. In his last role at HCL, Milan was responsible for managing business development for the life sciences sector in North America. Prior to that, he established and grew HCL's presence in Canada with a focus on banking, insurance, and healthcare.
Milan is an electronics engineering graduate and holds an MBA from IMT Ghaziabad, India.
He is currently based out of our office in New Jersey, USA.
Eswar Venkatachalam manages the travel, hospitality, transportation and logistics vertical for Hexaware. He is responsible for building definite go-to-market strategies, defining service offerings, competency building, innovation, growth and client management within this domain.
He has over 25 years of IT-consulting experience in a global environment, with 13 years in the travel and transportation industry. Over the years, Eswar has focused on working with IT leaders to visualize and execute transformation agendas and overseeing them, successfully transition from traditional outsourcing engagements to partnerships. He carries solid business acumen, strong technical skills, product development experience and operational expertise. Eswar was instrumental in signing the single largest deal, to date, in a transformation program within Hexaware. He has also won various sales and customer relationship awards, both in Hexaware and his previous organizations.
Prior to joining Hexaware in 1998, Eswar led the Offshore Development Center for a large Japanese customer at Square D Software Ltd. He has the experience of working with clients and teams in APAC, EMEA, North America, and Latin America. Eswar’s interests include listening to music, watching sports, and cooking. He is currently based out of Hexaware's US office.
Sandeep has joined us as the president of the Customer Experience Transformation Business Unit. His role will be pivotal in leveraging Hexaware's full suite of capabilities, contributing to the growth of its super horizontal customer experience transformation; to help our clients build customer intimacy as a differentiator and a competitive advantage.
As a professional with 30 years of work experience across multiple industries like; banking, retail, IT and business process management, he has rich experience in working internationally in cross-cultural teams across Asia, Europe and the Americas. Sandeep joins us from Capgemini, where he has worked as the Chief Operating Officer. During his stint, he exhibited proven capability in running and rapidly scaling up businesses, driving innovation and leading organizational change. Prior to that, he was the CEO of Tesco HSC, the 7000 people strong operations and technology hub for Tesco worldwide. Sandeep has also worked with Sapient, India as the Managing Director and was responsible for leading a 5000+ team of IT engineers, software developers and technology architects. The team delivered cutting edge platforms for e-commerce, mobile commerce and digital marketing.
Sandeep has a bachelor’s degree in Physics from the University of Delhi and an MBA from IMT-Ghaziabad. He is a graduate of the Advanced Management Program at the Wharton Business School. In his free time, Sandeep enjoys watching Asian Cinema, and takes deep interest in practicing and promoting health and fitness.
John Castleman is the Chief Executive Officer of Mobiquity, a digital consulting firm for leading healthcare and consumer brands with offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia. John joined Mobiquity in 2016 following the sale of Alliance Global Services to EPAM Systems. He was President and CEO of Alliance from 2008 to 2015. Alliance was a product development services company specializing in building software for large corporate clients based in the U.S. and India. Prior to Alliance, John worked for several technology services and venture capital firms including Elemica, Safeguard, and Internet Capital Group (Actua). John holds a degree in History from Princeton and an MBA from University of Virginia. John lives in the Philadelphia, PA area.
Andy Norman serves as the General Manager of Mobiquity Inc.’s US business and its Chief Operating Officer for delivery oversight. Prior to Mobiquity, Andy spent six years at Sagitta Performance Systems, a UK-based consulting company that he co-founded and sold to GlassHouse Technologies, followed by six years with GlassHouse, where he held a number of leadership roles culminating in Chief Operating Officer. He started his career with IBM, where he held a variety of roles before moving on to Xyratex, an IBM spin-off. Andy holds both a BSc and a M’Eng from Brunel University in London. He is married with four grown (and graduated) children. He enjoys most sports, especially cycling and coaching soccer.
Paul Piebinga is currently the General Manager of Mobiquity Inc.’s European business and a member of its Executive Team. Prior to joining Mobiquity, Paul held a number of prominent leadership positions for firms across many of the industries Mobiquity serves today, including CIO of Enexis (energy), CIO of Achmea (insurance), and senior roles at KPN (telco), Cambridge Technology Partners, and EDS. Paul holds a degree from the Royal Military Academy in the Netherlands. He is married with two children and five grandchildren, and enjoys studying Chinese, travel photography, and playing guitar.
Chinmoy Banerjee has over two decades of experience and has worked in business process management, consulting and financial services in the US, Canada, India, and Malaysia.
Chinmoy joined Hexaware / Caliber Point from Infosys BPO where he spent nearly seven years as the head of capital markets for North America. Before joining Infosys BPO, he worked with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) where he led BPO sales for two regions in North America. Prior to joining TCS, Chinmoy was a principal consultant in the strategy and 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 risk management, core banking, bank setups, treasury, and asset liability management.Chinmoy holds a Trium Global MBA that was jointly awarded 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 office in New Jersey, USA.
Prasan Prabhakaran heads the Enterprise Solutions business unit, at Hexaware. Prasan is a strategic IT Leader, with over 23 years of IT experience, and is specialized in areas related to Enterprise Applications, Practice/P&L Management and Customer Orchestration. Prior to joining Hexaware, Prasan had worked with Cognizant Technologies for over ten years adorning multiple hats, including heading their New Growth Platforms in the Enterprise Applications area, which was instrumental in incubating multiple enterprise Cloud products and heading their Oracle Solutions Practice.
In his previous stint as General Manager for US Technology, Prasan set up the company’s Center of Excellences and also headed their Business Development function. In his earlier role at Satyam, he worked in the capacity of an Engagement Manager.
During the early part of his career, Prasan conceived, secured capital, setup, managed and architected multiple application agnostic product lines, across multiple technologies, including pioneering concepts such as Remote Software Factory and the earliest version of J2EE application server.
He holds an engineering degree in computer science from Satyabama Engineering College. And is based out of our Chennai, India office
Srini manages Hexaware's Application Transformation Management (ATM) business; our oldest and single largest revenue generating service line and Global Delivery for Healthcare & Insurance vertical. He has over 25 years of rich and varied experience in providing solutions, using emerging technologies and across industry segments such as; Healthcare, Insurance & Life Sciences, BFS, Capital Markets, Higher Education and Retail. He comes with a remarkable acumen of technical, operational, business management skills and has an extensive experience in running complex businesses, technological transformation programs and delivering business outcomes to customers.
In his current role, he is entrusted to further scale our ATM business, build new competencies, service offerings, introduce and institutionalize automation in ASM services, create platforms, build practice & solutions with renewed focus, on enhancing the ATM value chain. In his capacity as Global Delivery for H&I customers, he is responsible for enhancing customer experience through delivery excellence, employee engagement and the growth of this vertical.
He has been with Hexaware for over 18 years. Prior to joining Hexaware, Srini has held key positions in iSoft PLC and Ramco Systems.
Vaidya heads the Business Intelligence and Analytics business at Hexaware, globally. He is well known as an analytics evangelist, change catalyst, strategic innovator and organization builder. He is a visionary leader and a pioneer in transforming Business Intelligence and Analytics eco-systems by bringing in effective automation and cloudifying them.
With over 25 years of professional experience across diverse domains, he engages with the C-Suite across industries to create value by helping them monetize their data assets and re-invent IT to lead digitalization efforts. In his immediate past role at the helm of a technology product start-up, he was focused on building an analytics platform in Industrial IoT, M2M and wearables space and was responsible for product strategy, analytics offerings, sales and business development. Prior to the stint at the start-up, he served as Managing Partner & Head of Consulting & Delivery, for the Big Data & Analytics business at Computer Sciences Corporation.
Vaidya is a voracious reader, writer and a regular speaker at leading management institutes and industry forums. He is a big-time sports enthusiast and an active player in the lawn tennis league circuit in Chennai. He is an alumnus of BITS Pilani and IIM Bangalore.
"A QA leader with 20+ years of experience in the IT Industry currently heading the Digital Assurance horizontal of Hexaware. With a B. Tech degree in Mechanical Engineering and MBA from XIMB, Satyendu (Tony) has played multiple roles in leading delivery, test strategy and consulting, presales, practice development, competency building and solutioning. Extensive global experience in managing P & L, operations, client relationship, driving innovations in automation, assurance for Digital Transformation programs, and strategic planning for the Testing practice with focus on adding value to customers through productivity improvements, optimized test processes, zero defect delivery and by motivating and building high performance teams.”
Vikash Jain is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the company. As CFO, he is responsible for key financial and legal aspects including corporate finance, taxation, treasury, mergers and acquisitions, risk management and investor relations. He is focused on partnering with business to execute on profitable growth, drive process simplification & automation and build a best-in-class finance team.
Vikash is a leader with strong track record of turning opportunity into sustainable growth and increased shareholder value creation. In a career span of more than 20 years, he has held multiple roles ranging from FP&A, BU Finance, Sales Finance, Controllerships, M&A and led various Project Management initiatives in multinationals like DXC, HP, Wipro Technologies, KPMG and Deloitte. Prior to joining Hexaware, he was CFO for DXC India and member of the Board. He played a key role in formulating and executing strategic priorities for the company in the country.
Vikash has a Bachelor's degree in Accountancy & Commerce from St Xavier’s College, Calcutta and is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
He is based in Mumbai, India.
Senthil Nayagam is Senior Vice President at Hexaware Technologies handling Global Revenue Assurance and also the Chief Learning Officer. In his current role, he leads the corporate functions for Revenue Assurance covering Recruitment & Resource Management, Learning & Development and Sales Excellence.
Senthil has been with Hexaware for over 15 years handling many key leadership roles such as Global Head of Manufacturing & Consumer Vertical, Key accounts delivery for North America and the ERP Practice. He has about 30 years of experience in the IT industry with earlier stints in GE and Sierra Atlantic. He holds a commerce degree from Shri Ram College of Commerce, Delhi and is a Chartered Accountant. Senthil is based out of Chennai, India.
Amberin Memon joined Hexaware in 1997. She brings vast leadership and multicultural experience of over 25 years in the industry during which she has managed delivery and operations and the human resource function as well as supported sales in business development initiatives. She now leads and drives all the human capital development programs across Hexaware.
Prior to her current role, Amberin was the group head for the healthcare and insurance practice. She was instrumental for the growth of healthcare and insurance practice and has steered delivery operations across the globe. Her in-depth knowledge of various technologies and people management skills have helped her in this role.
Organization team building and restructuring, change management, aligning HR to business, culture building, and HR metrics are some of the core strengths she has built as a member of senior management teams for over 25 years.
Prior to joining Hexaware, Amberin worked with Advance Computer Services and as an IBM platform consultant.
Amberin holds a postgraduate diploma in computer science.
Aparna heads the Marketing function at Hexaware globally. She is responsible for Lead Generation, Corporate Branding and Employer Branding. In her career spanning 25 years, she has focused on playing a gamut of challenging and diverse roles across Technology, Presales, Delivery, Practice, Sales, Learning & Development and Marketing in the IT Services Industry spectrum.
Aparna is a Computer Engineering graduate from Pune University with a Post Graduate Diploma in Financial Management from NMIMS, Mumbai and has done a Certificate Program from MICA in Digital Marketing.