Team

Pillars Of Strength. The KANINI Family.

Architecting Our Growth. Leaders.

Stewards of our Trailblazing Footsteps

Babu Krishnasamy
President/CEO
President/CEO

Babu brings in more than 2 decades of industry experience in developing software solutions for engineering, transportation, energy & utilities, government and financial services industries. He provides strategic direction to Kanini and leads business development. He is obsessed with maintaining the highest levels of customer satisfaction and believes Kanini's success is directly tied to its customer service. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with family and close friends.

Srini Karunakaran
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer

Srinivasan is a tech-savvy IT services delivery specialist with close to 25 years of demonstrated industry experience. Srinivasan is a strong operations person with extensive experience in Global IT Software development Services delivery, Business Relationship Management, and Operations Management.

Srinivasan is highly skilled in strategic planning and has successfully implemented innovative engagement models that drive cost-effective IT services delivery.

David Greene
Chief Technology Officer
Chief Technology Officer

David is an avid technologist who has invested 30+ years in solving challenging problems in spatial analytics, software development, and systems integrations. His extensive experience in scientific and spatial software design enables him to approach enterprise topics from multiple angles. He has designed and implemented enterprise solutions on AWS and Azure ranging from n-tier web applications to big data management and analytics systems. When someone says "it can't be done", David strives to show that it can be done!

Muthiah Natarajan
Chief Growth and Strategy Officer
Chief Growth and Strategy Officer

As the Chief Strategy and Growth Officer, Muthiah Natarajan drives the go to market strategy and growth initiatives towards making Kanini a Digital Transformation leader. Muthiah has over 20 years of experience in driving growth across transformational services and platforms with specialization in Healthcare business. Prior to joining Kanini, Muthiah played various senior leadership roles in Cognizant across sales excellence, large scale digital transformation initiatives and P&L management.

His passion for constant innovation drove him towards building solutions for hospital digitization, Lean IT modernization and automated data provisioning. Muthiah strongly believes in the eco system of strong partnership and collaboration to drive success. Like John Carmack says, “A strong team can take any crazy vision and turn it into reality”, lets join hands to build the future of Technology Transformation, together !!

Arunachalam Sundaresan
Chief Commercial Officer
Chief Commercial Officer

As a Chief Commercial Officer, Arun drives the Global Marketing and Demand Generation function for Kanini. Arun brings more than 23 years of experience in Business Development and Marketing functions. He has been instrumental in devising new market entry strategies, building inside sales teams, presales, and market research. Before joining Kanini, Arun has held various leadership roles and has helped organizations foster growth.

He has handled Fortune 500 clients and mid-enterprise segments across various verticals. Arun strongly believes "it's the teamwork which helps to build great organizations". Outside of work, Arun enjoys teaching at B-Schools and providing mentorship to start-ups.

Sudha Ganesh
Chief Transformation Officer
Chief Transformation Officer

Sudha is an accomplished Results Driven leader with 20+ years of Global Delivery Management and Domain Expertise. Executed Strategic Transformation initiatives for Fortune 100 Clients, providing Value Based Solutions, develop strategies and governance policies to manage in bi-modal IT. She has held key roles in delivering Large transformation programs across HealthCare, BFSI and Airline industries.

Sudha is deeply passionate about people, process & customers with expertise in Managed Services Planning, Delivery and Consulting. Her other passion include Gardening, Travel and Volunteering.

Raj Aduma
Chief Delivery Officer
Chief Delivery Officer

Raj is seasoned business and technology leader with strategic leadership vision and experience in transformation, technology planning, enterprise roadmaps and execution. He is proficient in technology consulting and partnering with C-Suite executives in translating their business strategy into operational visions and initiatives. Raj has spearheaded multi-million-dollar projects fostering business & revenue growth within global & Fortune 500 multinational corporations.

Raj is passionate about driving exceptional customer experience and a strong advocate of the saying “The customer's perception is your reality”

Nileen Gohel
Chief Program Management Officer
Chief Program Management Officer

Nileen brings more than 25 years of global Service delivery experience working with Fortune 100 clients. Nileen has led offshore development centers and has a strong focus on delivery excellence. Nileen is passionate about adopting processes, tools and technologies that help “Deliver more, faster” for the clients.

Anand Subramaniam
Chief Solutions Officer, Data Analytics & AI
Chief Solutions Officer

Anand Subramaniam is a thought leader, start-up mentor, and data architect. He brings forth over 2 decades of techno-functional leadership in envisaging, planning, and building high-performance state-of-the-art technology teams. He leads Data Practice at Kanini and is passionate about the data science domain and has championed data analytics practices across startups to Enterprises in various verticals.

Rakesh Talreja
SVP - Healthcare Business Unit Leader
SVP - Healthcare Business Unit Leader

Rakesh Talreja is a veteran Healthcare IT market leader with more than 25 years of experience working with some of the best IT organizations across India and the US. He is a highly skilled sales leader with a successful track record of managing large-sized engagements at multiple companies/clients in the US. Rakesh has transformed multiple portfolios/accounts from small/mid-size to large-sized growth-oriented relationships. He led and nurtured account relationships in both Services & Products spaces. His proactiveness, highly process-oriented approach, and management experience enable him to deliver high customer value and create an environment of growth and win-win for all concerned stakeholders.

Vijayalakshmi Subramaniam
Vice President - HR
Vice President - HR

Vijayalakshmi is a strategic Human Resources leader with 23 years of experience leading the HR function in a highly matrixed corporate environment. She is a thought leader in human capital systems, processes, and integration and known for her authentic and collaborative leadership style. By virtue of her extensive travel across the US, Europe, APAC, and the Middle East, Viji understood the importance of cross-cultural collaboration for the success of an enterprise. Globetrotting has helped her build a cohesive, collaborative work environment that brings synergy to the work culture. 

Outside of work, Viji is a health enthusiast. She has learned natural healing techniques like Reiki, Pranic Healing, and Psychotherapy. She is an ardent follower of Louise Hay, author of "Heal your Life."

Robert Claypool
Head of Product Engineering
Head of Product Engineering

Robert has 16 years of experience in software development and spatial data analysis. Since 2012, he has managed our Windows and Linux cloud infrastructure on AWS and Azure, and as Director of Applications Development, he oversees systems architecture, security, and DevOps practices across the organization. Robert is still a developer at heart; when issues arise, he likes to know exactly what the system is doing and work alongside other developers to implement a fix.

Geoff Ritter
Director of Sales
Director of Sales

Geoff has spent the past 18 years helping clients achieve their strategy in the Information Technology sector as a sales leader. During this time, Geoff has worked with multiple emerging technologies such as AI/IOT, ServiceNow, AWS and more. As a expert in technology consulting services, Geoff takes pride in helping clients reach their goals and vision through partnership, and listening to our customers.

Joshua Smith
Practice Leader, ServiceNow
Practice Leader, ServiceNow

Joshua is a process improvement thought leader and digital transformation expert. Over the past 15 years, Joshua has focused his career on achieving organizational maturity and enhancing business processes through implementing tools and workflows to drive transformation initiatives. With experience in multiple verticals from manufacturing to healthcare, Joshua brings a practitioner’s perspective when working on business solutions and goals to allow him to advise and guide on industry and process best practices.