Graduated from University of Madras in 1980, has obtained ACA from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India in 1984 and CISA from Information Systems Audit and Control Association, USA in 1991.
Started his career as an Audit Officer, Price Waterhouse Coopers in 1984 and moved to Tata Consultancy Services as Consultant in 1985. He was the Founder Director, e-Brahma Technologies during the period 1997-2006. He served as the Head of Enterprise Business Solutions, CSS Software from 2006-2007. Later served as the Director, IBM India from 2007-2014 prior to joining as the Chief Operating Officer (COO), Zafin Software Centre of Excellence.
He is an Associate Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, Certified by Information Systems, Auditor, ISACA, USA and Charter Member of TiE, Chennai and Keiretsu Forum.
As a part of Professional Development, he has completed Executive Leadership Program from Cornell University. He is passionate about starting and growing businesses and also in mentoring startups.
He graduated in Mechanical Engineering from M.N.Regional Engineering College in Allahabad (1978-82). He also completed his Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Anna Institute of Management, Chennai.
Has over 30 years experience in information technology consulting and management with large corporations.
Started his career with Tata Consultancy Services and handled multiple responsibilities from programmer to a Delivery manager on various global engagements between 1982-1993. Subsequently, he joined the Global Systems Division of American Express Bank and headed the dedicated facility that supported Bank's IT operations for Asia and North America between 1993-1997.
He moved to the United States in 1997 to serve in the Management Consulting practice of Ernst & Young where he advised Insurance and Financial Services clients in the effective utilization of information technology to drive business benefits. He is the promoter of 3Edge Solutions, an IT training and services company and has trained and provided employment to over 10,000 Engineering graduates.