Partner @ PM Power Consulting
Member since 8 months
I have a Bachelor’s Degree (Aeronautical Engineering) and Master’s Degree (Computer Science) from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras. I have been in the international IT industry since 1980.
I am a partner and a principal consultant and the practice lead for Strategic IT suite of services and Program Management suite of services for PM Power Consulting, Bangalore.
Before joining PM Power, I was working as the CIO of ActionAid International, an International NGO working in 45 countries, for more than eleven years. I was responsible for creating and implementing ActionAid International’s world-wide IT strategy and have led many large IT programs for ActionAid.
Before that I founded and served as CEO of a software start-up organisation, set up and served as the General Manager of Digital Equipment Corporation’s (Compaq / HP) India Development Centre and worked in various management and software development roles in Tata Burroughs (Unisys).
My professional interests include the art and science of program management, promoting excellence in IT services, CIO mentoring and coaching. I have written many blogs and articles in these areas. In pursuit of my work I have travelled to over 40 countries.
My personal interests include writing novels, studying and interpreting ancient Indian writings, writing limericks and promoting humour as a way of life.