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President & CEO (Director)
Raj has over 30 years of experience in the IT & Financial Services Industry. Prior to joining Indus, Raj had a distinguished 11 year career as VP – Technology & CIO with GE Consumer Finance, India. He has also headed the IT function at Standard Chartered Bank for the consumer, corporate banking and treasury businesses.
Raj holds an MBA from XLRI Jamshedpur and is a Mechanical Engineer from Bangalore University.
Shankar has over 26 years of varied experience in FMCG, Mobile, Software and Consulting industries. He has worked with SkyCell Communication, Unilever Arabia and Ernst & Young, Dubai. Shankar’s strong Finance, Operations and Audit experience is invaluable to the entire organisation.
A Chartered Accountant by profession, Shankar comes with a strong business acumen and savvy commercial sense.
Chief Operating Officer
With over 25 years of experience in Banking and Finance Industry building products, implementing projects and supporting customers, Rajesh is currently leading our delivery team of 600+ employees. He has spent eight years in credit cards and personal banking domain with Standard Chartered Bank in India and has also worked with Asian Paints prior to joining Indus.
Rajesh holds an MBA from IIM Calcutta and an Engineering degree from IIT Delhi.
Senior Vice President – Domain Consulting
Aruna spearheads the domain consulting function at Indus and plays a pivotal role in positioning and designing of products and solutions across domains. With over 30+ years of experience in the Banking and Finance Industry, she is a Subject Matter Expert with extensive exposure to Commercial and Industrial Credit, Retail and Corporate Banking, Trade Finance, Operations and Resource Management.
Aruna plays a critical role in giving a strategic direction to the Indus product portfolio and brings strong pre-sales leadership.
Vice President – Sales
“The Buyer has to win the argument for the Vendor to win the deal” says Mahesh. Mahesh comes with a 20+ years rich cross sector work experience of sales with companies like Tata Motors, Forbes Marshall & Nihilent Technologies. He has been with us for close to 8 years, heading Sales for Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa in Banking, Insurance, Telecom & BPO sector.
Mahesh heads the team of Territory Managers and Lead Generation team to help the company focus on new accounts across geographies. Understanding the clients requirements, positioning our value proposition and going through the entire sales cycle to bring the account to closure is the key role for Mahesh and his team.
Vice President – Key Accounts
Nitesh comes with an experience of 17 years in Sales management, Business Development, leading & managing large banking transformation programs, MSA and contract negotiations and administration, Client and Partner management, large account management, Bid Management and Solution Selling to name a few. Prior to joining Indus, Nitesh was a Consultant at Nationwide Insurance and JP Morgan Chase (Bank One), where he was involved in developing solutions for Insurance and Banking Industry. Currently Nitesh is heading Key Relationships with clients.
Vice President - Sales Europe
Prashant heads business development for the Europe region, associated with Indus for over 16 years he has worked across various verticals like product/project deliveries and operations. Prashant is a commerce graduate and an MBA in Marketing and Business Analytics.
A seasoned technologist and strategist in the Banking and Telecom domain. Expertise in Global Deliveries, Product design/delivery and Support management. A subject matter expert in credit risk, fraud management and decision analytic space, he has been a part of large multi-country global implementations and transformations projects for retail/commercial credit origination, credit management, fraud management and debt collections product lines across Banking and Telecom verticals.
Vice President – Head Pre-Sales
Prakash has over 24 years of industry experience across IT, Media and Banking. His IT experience spans across various banking arenas such as Retail Banking, Branch Banking, CRM, Corporate Banking, Payments and Loans systems. He has handled large customer engagements with offshore development teams geographically spread across Europe, China and US. He has also led teams across Sales, Pre-sales, Delivery and Product Management functions. Prior to Indus he was a Senior Director with S1 Services (now ACI Worldwide), a NASDAQ listed company for 7 years.
Prakash is an alumnus of IIM-Ahmedabad and holds an engineering degree from Walchand College of Engineering.
Vice President – Delivery
Sandeep Karandikar has 20 years of overall experience of which 16 years of his professional experience is in IT, spanning Retail Finance, & Manufacturing & Telecom industry.
Sandeep has an excellent mix of Project/People/Product management skills. He has managed several large and complex projects simultaneously and ensured on time quality deliveries within budgets. Sandeep has in the past worked with Comsoft InfoTech, TCS & KPIT Systems.
Sandeep, has been with Indus for more than 9 years and has successfully implemented LSI and surrounding projects at different client sites.
Vice President – Delivery
With his Techno-functional expertise of 22 years Sandip has reformed the Application Support function into a profit making division. He has been involved in more than 50% of our total implementations of Lending Suite. He has served various organizations such as MBT & Mikrotech in various roles from a programmer till project manager.
Sandip leads our Project Delivery and Account Management across many of our key clients in Asia & Europe.
Vice President & Head Chennai Operations
Vidya has been with Indus for over 10 years. She has extensive advisory experience on issues of strategy, project delivery and strong customer relationship. Vidya started her career with Wipro and has more than 20 years of experience in the field of software development. She has played multiple roles across project delivery, operations, business management & sales. Vidya is a PMP certified professional.
Vidya holds an Engineering degree in Computer Science and is an alumnus of the prestigious “College of Engineering , Guindy”. Vidya enjoys high credibility with our customers and the team and is deeply aware of the products and service offerings with her hands-on experience over the years.
Vice President – Delivery
Suresh Vasudevan has over 22 years of techno-functional experience in IT industry, spanning across manufacturing, banking and finance verticals. Suresh has completed his MBA (Banking) from Institute of Chartered Financial Analysts of India.
Suresh has good knowledge in developing / implementing complex software applications and high end system integration. Currently he is a Vice President at our Chennai Operations centre.