Sunil Jose has 29+ years of experience in IT industry and has been associated with Infosys for the past 26+ years. Sunil is an Associate Vice President and Delivery Head in the Engineering Services unit and also heads the Development center at Infosys, Thiruvananthapuram. Sunil has extensive experience in helping clients build, sustain and improve products in multiple domains, which includes Telecommunication, retail, medical devices and Banking. Sunil also supports the activities of Infosys Foundation in Kerala, the CSR arm of Infosys.
Sunil is also active in the IT industry in Kerala and has been associated with GTECH in various capacities for the past 6+ years. Sunil also has great interest in education sector and was a member of the academic committee of Kerala Technology University and is also on the Management Advisory committee of ICT academy of Kerala.
Duleep Sahadevan. Born in Kozhikode.
Schooling at St. Joseph's Boys high school, Kozhikode
Graduate in Chemistry - Farook College
Co-founder - Software Associates (1991)
Co-founder - Software Associates Information Technologies P. Ltd (2001)
Founder - Ripples IOT Pte Ltd, Singapore (2017)
Postgraduate in Marketing (2007), Strategy (2011) - Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode
Certificate in Business Process Management - the University of Utrecht, Netherlands (2014)
Certificate in Digital Business Leadership - the University of Utrecht, Netherlands (2018)
Have published technical paper "Digital self-service in Dutch polyclinics" - University of Utrecht, Netherlands (2015) with Dr. Johan Versendaal. Dr. Pascal Ravesteijn & Noemie Abert
Design Thinking, Lego serious play (2015) - Places to work, Netherlands
IIM Kozhikode PGP batches, Management Development Programme for corporates
NIT-School of Management Studies, Farook Institute of Management, etc
Kerala Govt "Walk with the scholar" initiative
Teacher training under the Department of Science and Technology
Entrepreneur development under the Department of Science and Technology
Technology Business Incubator, Department of Science and Technology - NIT Calicut
Jury - Kerala Startup Mission
Member - Kerala state High power digital advisory board
NASSCOM - Past Regional council member, Speaker at various NASSCOM product council forums
Pursuing research on Industry 4.0 / connected devices
Attended industry conference across the world
Hobbies include travel, long-distance driving, Music, Yoga, Cooking, Movies & Freemasonry
Wife - Sheeba - Entrepreneur Son - Amarnath - Liberal arts/permaculture/mud house building. Son - Sourav - Entrepreneur
MD & CEO, Experion technologies India pvt ltd 2008 - present - Role of co-Founder and led the growth from 2008, taking over a 2 year old 10 member EU start up to the current 600 VP - product sales, IBS software services 2005-2008
Managed 4 product lines spanning airline , transport and oil & gas sectors CEO - Dimensions Cybertech (2000-2005)
Built the products and services company ground up to be a 106 strong team 1998-2000 worked as a manager software testing for GTFS, a Dubai based services company Worked also as a part time management faculty on corporate strategies for skyline college based in Sharjah operating as the campus of a UK university.
1992-1998, short service commissioned officer - Indian airforce, working as a test engineer on surface to air missile systems and radars. Later moved into calibration engineer on RF / communications equipment for IAF
Vice Chairman, GTech & CEO, Thoughtline Technologies
Suri is the CEO of Thoughtline, the first company to move to Technopark Phase III, tackling adversities, even before the construction was complete. Having 27+ years of experience in the industry, Suri co-founded ThoughtLine in 2008 and is responsible for strategy, employee engagement & delivery. Over the past 12 years, ThoughtLine has expanded operations across USA, Netherlands & India. As a passionate evangelist for Kerala IT, Suri never misses an opportunity to promote Kerala as the premier IT destination. In the previous tenure, Suri served as the convenor of the GTech CSR focus group.
With close to 30 years of industry experience and having an enviable footprint across the globe for various strategic and mission critical engagements for TCS, Dinesh Thampi is currently Vice President and Delivery Centre Head for TCS Kerala. He heads the operations of both Kochi and Trivandrum development centres with strength of nearly 12,500 employees.
As an electrical engineering graduate with a PG Diploma in Computer Software and Applications, Dinesh started his career with Seahorse Systems in Mumbai 1989 and joined TCS Mumbai in 1992. Assignments in later years took him to UK, US and Europe.
In 2005 Dinesh was handed the mantle growing TCS presence in his home state. TCS moved to Infopark and grew rapidly and today has its own sprawling green campus.
From 2009-2015, he was heading TCS Hungary operations. TCS witnessed a stellar growth in the challenging geography. The branch was awarded the Best Centre at TCS' Annual Business Awards and Dinesh was decorated with the Knight's Cross of the Order of Merit by the Government of Hungary, one of Hungary's highest State Orders.
Dinesh took on his current role and returned to Kerala in May 2015 to spur the next growth for TCS in the region.
Known for his excellent customer and people management skills, he is also very passionate about contributing to the larger community and has been involved in various Corporate Sustainability and Academic Interface program initiatives.
Dinesh is the Secretary of the Group of Technology Companies (GTech), Kerala, the Chairperson of TATA Network Forum, Kerala Chapter and Governing Council Member of Cancure Foundation. He is the Past President of Kerala Management Association and was the Chairman of the Kerala Regional Council of NASSCOM.
Deepu Zacharia brings over 17 years of industry experience in helping brands and businesses solve problems. He founded Tech Innovations Technologies (ti Technologies), he grew it to a substantial market size catering to US, UK and EU customers. Ti Technolgies got acquired in 2019 by RCG Global Services (USA). As chief executive Officer at RCG – India, Deepu is responsible for delivering measurable business outcomes for RCG’s US clients. He and his team provide full-stack services that complete the systems’ journey from conceptualizing to designing and executing projects and through the ongoing sustainment of solutions to support the complete lifecycle of RCG’s clients’ operations. Deepu and his team focus on delivering global IT solutions for various businesses including B2B and B2C software development services, engineering services, consulting services, and web / mobile development services. Deepu has a Bachelor of Engineering Technology focused in Computer Science Engineering from CSI College of Engineering.
Sivakumar started his entrepreneurial journey at a very young age and is currently heading Triassic Solutions Pvt Ltd, which was co-founded in 2004 and catering to the ever-changing technology needs of clients across the globe. Triassic Solutions have offices in the US, Canada and Singapore.He spearheaded the company into a high growth trajectory winning Deloitte Fast 50 India and Asia Pacific Fast 500 Awards two times in a row. Under his leadership, Triassic Solutions has delivered quite a few marquee projects for its long-standing clients. Withstanding the test of time, Sivakumar is steering Triassic to a whole new course of high growth in Artificial Intelligence and IoT in Healthcare and Industrial Automation.
Vishnu hails from Trivandrum and is a management professional with a Masters in Business Administration. Until his joining GTech, he was with the Confederation of Indian Industry and served the organisation for 4 years from 2014 onwards. Prior to that, he worked with Infosys Bangalore for a couple of years.