Tiger' T G Ramesh
Chief Executive Officer
"Tiger" joined CSS Corp in 2011 as the CEO and has helped increase the Company's profitability, market reach and enter newer business areas. He is credited with putting together a smart Executive Management Team. CSS Corp positions itself very strongly as an organisation that is "Wired to Support". Tiger is responsible for envisioning and executing the company strategy of being a premier support company globally.
A well-known industry professional, he pioneered technological solutions that brought tremendous business benefits to global organisations. He started India's first Remote IT Infrastructure Management service with a Global Delivery Model that helped organisations reduce their IT operational costs and increase availability. He co-founded the concept of Integrated Business Services provisioning by integrating technology and operations. Various business processes were delivered to multiple customers by using a common technology platform and a common process. Using economies of scale, the cost of transactions were significantly decreased for many Banking and Financial Institutions. Customers paid only for the business outcomes.
Tiger has helped many organisations and CXO's succeed by partnering with them and helping them structure IT and Business Process Outsourcing deals that have outcome based pricing models. He has extensive experience in Enterprise High Tech, Telecom, Retail and BFSI verticals.
At CSS Corp, he crafted one of the largest Private Equity transactions in the IT industry and led an MBO with the backing of Partners Group (www.partnersgroup.com; with over Euro 30 billion under management).
Prior to CSS Corp, Tiger was a serial entrepreneur having set up few successful ventures in the Information Technology industry. Prior to his entrepreneurial stint, he was the Country Manager for Nortel Networks for India and the SAARC region.
Tiger holds a degree in Engineering (Electronics and Communications) from Madurai-Kamaraj University, India and he is very passionate about Wildlife Photography and Conservation.
EVP & Head of Carrier Services
Dan Bujold has over 20 years of Telecom experience in the areas of product development, product management, network engineering and network planning, he was instrumental in Glow Networks' growth since 2000. He heads Telecom vertical at CSS Corp, with the acquisition of Glow Networks by CSS Corp in 2010.
At CSS Corp, Dan guides the sales and operations of our Telecom vertical and is responsible building strategic client relationships in the Carrier Services. Dan is widely recognized for leading teams to successfully deploy complex technologies while ensuring on-time delivery to market with a customer relationship focus. He also heads the administration and projects for all CSS Corp operations globally comprising of day-to-day administration, planning, budgeting and execution.
Prior to joining Glow Networks, he was Director, Wireless Engineering Operations-US Region for Nortel Networks. There, he was responsible for establishing and growing the CDMA Network Engineering organization for the then new wireless technology. This team was instrumental in supporting the end-to-end engineering deployments for Nortel's largest order at the time for the initial phases of the Sprint PCS Network.
Dan earned a Bachelors of Computer Science with Honors from Acadia University, Canada.
EVP & Chief Delivery Officer
Raj Reddy is an accomplished Business Leader and has worked extensively with skip level to the Board / CEOs of India's Top 2 Indian IT Companies (Infosys and TCS), with more than 20 years of rich and diverse experience in IT and ITES industry across five continents spanning between Business, Delivery, Quality and HR. He was instrumental in conceptualization; design and implementation of strategies to build agile high performance culture through Corporate & Regional leadership roles in large corporations of size more than 100,000 people.
At CSS Corp, he heads Global Delivery operations, Enterprise Quality and CSS Corp labs. He provides thought leadership in building innovative strategies globally and focus on building an agile client-focused ecosystem through cutting-edge high productivity delivery and quality processes. He is passionate about Value Creation through innovative global delivery frameworks and engagement models in nurturing Referenceable customers.
Some of the leadership roles he played were Country manager for Ireland building India-IT Brand, Global head of Organizational Effectiveness for TCS and Infosys, India-HR head and Head of Global workforce planning for Infosys BPO. He had consulted across 5 continents with some of the Fortune-100 companies such as General Electric, AIG, Prudential, Ingersoll-Rand, Sun Microsystems and Ford.
He was conferred "Corporate Warrior Award-2011": Industry recognition awarded to those identifying outstanding professionals who have had tremendous achievements in their respective fields in India.
Raj holds a Degree in Engineering (Electronics) from Bangalore University, India and an Honors in International Trade and Export Practice from National University of Ireland. He is a Certified Software Quality Analyst from QAI-USA, and a certified GPHR from HRCI, USA.
EVP & Chief Marketing Officer
Purnima has over 17 years of Marketing and Corporate Communications experience in the telecom and IT sector with a broad range of agency experience including PR and advertising. She has worked on leading brands like Avaya, Tata Telecom, Daewoo Matiz, Nokia amongst others She prefers to be called a Marketing Communications specialist with rich experience in B2B services and IT solutions marketing. Prior to joining CSS Corp, she was the global head of marketing for Infosys BPO.
At CSS Corp, Purnima spearheads brand management, marketing communications, flagship and global events, corporate communications, public affairs, and internal communications. She is deeply interested in driving marketing analytics.
Purnima is an alumni of Shri Ram College of Commerce (Delhi University) and a post graduate from Delhi School of Economics. She is an amateur Kathakali performer and lives in Bangalore.
EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Veerasundar has over 23 years of hands-on experience in Corporate Finance with core competence in Strategic Business Planning, Treasury, International Taxation , Investor Relations and Mergers & Acquisitions.
At CSS Corp, Veera is responsible for the financial health of the organization and focus on Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Administration, New projects, Legal, Business Assurance, International Taxation, Compliance & Risk Management.
Prior to CSS Corp, Veera was handling global & regional responsibilities in Fortune 50 companies such as NTT Data, Intel, DuPont, Visteon and Wells Fargo with brief international stints in US & Asia Pacific.
Veera is a qualified Chartered Accountant and Company Secretary. He also holds an MBA from Great Lakes & Illinois Institute of Technology, USA.
SVP & Chief HR Officer
David Raj, EVP and Chief HR Officer heads the HR function at CSS Corp globally. At CSS Corp, David provides thought leadership in building innovative human capital strategies globally and focus on building cutting-edge high productivity HR processes. Creating a high engagement culture to ensure talent retention, building a leadership pipeline and ensuring CSS Corp as an ‘inclusive employer of choice’ for the best-in-class talent across the world is part of his portfolio.
David has over 23 years of diverse experience in Manufacturing & IT industries where he has worked with companies like Murugappa group, Rane & Polaris. His experience spans across start-up's, change management, acquisition & merger initiatives, IPO process, setting up near shore centers as well as managing talent across Europe, US and Asia. He has a good mix of in-depth industry knowledge and cross cultural experience which includes a stint at London, managing HR & Operations for the European business.
David worked with Virtusa as the Global Head of HR, responsible for conceptualizing and executing HR strategies across all geographies, handling expectations of investors and the board, analysts and media. He was also a key member in building a global HR brand for the company and helped the company secure several prestigious awards in people practices.
David holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and a Masters in Social Work from Loyola College, Chennai.
EVP & Chief Sales Officer
David has over two decades of rich account management and executive leadership experience in the areas of Sales and Large Deals Management. At CSS Corp, David will spearhead sales in the areas of Infrastructure and Tech Support. He will focus not only on account growth, but will also create GTM strategies for expansion of service lines with existing accounts and new client base. He will be working closely with research analysts and advisors to sharpen GTM strategies for CSS Corp and collaborate with senior client leadership to create business value based solutions for clients in the US markets.
Prior to CSS Corp, David was the Head of US Sales for Capgemini leading the Infrastructure Services Practice. He has also held management positions at T-systems, Northgate, Arinso and Siemens. David has a Degree in Organizational Communications from Valdosta State University. He lives in Atlanta, GA with his family.
SVP & Chief Information Officer
Srinivas Anappindi (Srini) brings in over 24+ years of cross functional and hands-on experience in leading IT, BPO and Telecom companies across the complete business lifecycle in Information Technology such as Sales, Pre-sales, Projects, Operations and Research in various verticals.
At CSS Corp, Srini oversees the internal IT Architecture, Information Security & Systems, Operational Integrity across CSS Corp. He is also responsible for planning and implementation of IT strategies in line with corporate objectives towards New Venture Business and Acquisitions.
Prior to joining CSS Corp, Srini had different technology leadership roles for companies such as Satyam, Tata Business Support Services, Network Solutions Pvt limited and BPL Telecom. His varied technology expertise has helped them execute large and complex Data Centers, Call Centers, and Banking Network projects in India and US. Srini has a Bachelor Degree in Computers, Electronics and Communication Engineering.
SVP & Global Head - Infrastructure Management Services
Chinari Prusty known popularly as CB is the Head - Infrastructure Management Services at CSS Corp. He has over 23 years of experience in IT Infrastructure, IT Services, Transformation and Transition management.
As the Global head for Infrastructure Services Business, CB is responsible for creating and developing industry aligned service lines and capabilities in niche services like Security, Cloud, Mobility along with DCT and EUC. He is also responsible for growth through innovation and changing delivery paradigms.
Prior to CSS Corp, CB has worked with iGATE as Vice President and Delivery Head, where he managed the IMS business for Insurance, Healthcare & Life Science, Communication and Energy & Utility verticals for the Europe region. He has also held senior positions with leading organizations such as Mahindra Satyam and J P Morgan Chase.
He has a degree in Computer Engineering (B.E) from Poona University, India and is Project Management & ITIL certified.