Sathyan has over 25 years of diversified experience & consistent achievements in building & managing businesses, related to IT & technology solutions.Around 2 decades of this time has been spent addressing the financial & banking industry, with complex solution offerings in areas like self-service, multi-channel, core banking, internet banking, banking analytics, risk managment, wealth management, infrastructure management, IT security, IT storage etc. In his last role, Sathyan was Managing Director of Wincor Nixdorf India. previous organizations worked for include Oracle Financial Systems & Software, Computer Associates, Sequent Computer Systems, Wipro Infotech, Tata Unisys & Pertech Computers Ltd, where Sathyan joined from campus as a Management Trainee.Sathyan did his BE-Electronics & Communication from UVCE, Bangalore University
Narayanakumar has more than 17 years of experience in leading engineering teams and developing embedded software for communications and process industry. Previously he was GM- Business Development, Network Solutions Group, Sasken.
Prior to Sasken he was Co-founder and Vice President, Embedded Solutions, iSoftTech; iSoftTech was acquired by Sasken in 2006. Prior to iSoftTech, he was the Head of Engineering & Design, MTL India. He has lead teams in developing Carrier-grade Core Routing and Enterprise Datacom products, Network Management Software, Automation Test Frameworks, and several instrumentation products for process monitoring/ control. Narayanakumar received his B.E. in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Madras University.
Ravi has more than 32 years of experience, with extensive experience in manufacturing operations, delivering world class products for international customers. Previously he was Head – Electro-Mechanical Manufacturing Services at Tata Consultancy Services Ltd.
For close to 2 decades he headed the manufacturing operations and contributed towards building a world class manufacturing organization, a view reflected by all the customers. He has extensive capabilities in establishing long term relationships with customers and building a highly customer-focused team. He has been instrumental in creating a quality system to provide best of breed manufacturing services on a sustainable and improvement oriented mode.
Gopalakrishnan is a Chartered Accountant cum Cost Accountant and has 20 years of experience in Accounting, Treasury, Fund raising - both debt and equity, working capital management, and operational finance. Prior to joining Vortex, he was Finance Head managing finance and accounting functions of US operations of Haldia Coke & Chemicals Pvt Ltd, (a Shriram Group company).
Prior to this, he had worked in Companies like OPG Group, TTK Group, Saint Gobain Glass India Pvt Ltd., and The Associated Cement Companies Ltd. He has worked in sectors like Power both conventional and renewable, Cement, Float Glass, Healthcare, and Coal Mines. He has specialized in setting up financial systems and procedures for Starts ups, working capital management, term debt funding and equity funding from PEs.
Viraf has over 25 years of rich and varied experience in sales, spanning Industrial automation, IT, Hardware, Software, Networking and Security - Products and Solutions. In the last 10 years in the BFSI domain, he has successfully spearheaded large value Sales deals for Core Banking, Core Insurance, Risk Management, Payment Switch, ATMs, CTS, ADF, Treasury, Financial Inclusion and many more.
Have worked with reputed groups such as Forbes, Wadias, and HCL. In between, Viraf has had a successful entrepreneurial venture in the IT domain, wherein he was the cofounder of an IT company, which he brought it up and eventually sold to a US business group.
A keen desire to learn and absorb new technologies, along with an ability to remain ahead of the market competition has been the key contributor towards his success. His problem solving abilities, success in conflict resolution, negotiation and public relation skills are appreciated within and outside of his peer groups. Viraf holds a BE degree in Electronics and Telecommunication.