Over 13 years of experience in Information Technology. Extensive exposure across a gamut of areas including business strategy & development, product innovation, client relationship management, people development and sales & marketing. Proven competence in setting up operations and scaling up the same into sustainable & profitable business. Deft in identifying and leveraging opportunities while driving initiatives to achieve top line growth and bottom line improvement. Adept in building, mentoring & leading teams.
JJ has been in the technology industry for over 20 years with Cirrus Logic, Tandem, Microsoft and Accenture. He was most recently Managing Director at Accenture and led their Technology Alliance Partner ecosystem across APAC. He is a subject matter expert on Sales and Channel strategy and focuses both on enterprise software as well as emerging technologies like SaaS and IoT. JJ is a Chartered Accountant, MBA and a Professional Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation. When he’s not brainstorming or consulting at a startup, you’ll find him on the Golf course or traveling with his family.
25+ years of experience in strategic planning, building high performance teams, project management and implementing best practice methodologies and continuous service improvement programs. Excel in leading, strategizing, and managing teams for multinational companies. Strategically and cost effectively utilized technology in alignment with corporate goals. Have consistently improved delivery times and service levels while reducing costs. Has planned, designed and setup IT Infrastructure from inception stage for Hewlett-Packard, Motorola India, Samsung India Software Operations, Misys Banking Systems in India and has held senior leadership positions in these companies in the IT space.
Rakesh was working as Head of Business Operations / Regional Head of IT Services S- Asia & Philippines for Thomson Reuters since January 2010. Rakesh was appointed to the Board of Thomson Reuters India representing Technology in March 2011. His earlier assignment was with Misys Plc (UK based Banking software Product Company) where he worked for 10 years as Director IS – Asia Pacific managing Information Technology for APAC region working out of Bangalore and Manila, Philippines offices.
Krishnamurthy is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of experience in finance, accounting and taxation. After having worked in consulting and industry for over 12 years, he started consulting as a Virtual CFO in 2001 and has worked with several Indian and MNC companies since then. He has excellent exposure to IT, automobile component manufacturing and food ingredient businesses. He has significant exposure to India entry strategy, has been through funding exercises, M&A deals and due diligence exercises apart from the routine aspects of the finance function.