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Customer Engagement Officer (CEO)
Ajay's prescience in orchestrating strategic customer relationships and his perennial drive for his customer's success through innovative industry solutions has envisioned him in building an enterprise in the technological ecology; helping KVP Business Solutions stride successfully over the years being seconded by Salesforce.com's "Emerging Partner" and "Best Partner of the Year" awards respectively!
Ajay's pivotal leadership role in the organisation and his keen acuity in curating work culture, formulating team collaboration and success, has proficiently propelled KVP into a decade of sustainable productivity and novel growth. His diligence towards his brain child has enlisted KVP as among the "Top 20 Most Promising Businesses" by 'Silicon India' coupled with being listed among the "Top 10 Most Admired Companies to Watch for" by 'Insight Success'.
Prior to institutionalising KVP Business Solutions, Ajay has led key leadership roles in marketing and sales strategies for QuEST, Wipro and Pentafour. Ajay is a strong believer in Gandhian philosophy, a philanthropist and has put a strong pursuit in giving back to the society. His zeal earned him the "Rajiv Gandhi Shiromani" award from Citizen Integration Peace Society.
Ajay is an alumni of TAPMI, MIT Manipal and is certified from Stephen M. Ross School of Business - University of Michigan
Head of Finance
Suresh drives the finance operations of KVP. As a head of finance, Suresh's focus is to align business growth plans with financial planning as well as analyzing the company's financial strengths. He will be providing strategic recommendations to the CEO and members of the executive management team. He will be advising on long-term business and financial planning. With his large experience, he will also be establishing and developing relations with senior management and external partners and stakeholders.
Suresh brings over three decades of experience in the areas of Finance strategy, Corporate Finance, Business Finance, Investor Relations, Large Deals structuring, M&A and Accounting.
Senior Business Partner and Market Leader - Australia and NewZealand
Graeme is responsible for revenue growth and P&L for ANZ region for our business. His key focus is to strategically build a team to engage and deliver our industry solutions in ANZ markets. He is a forward thinking professional and his ability to engage with people, consulting mind and experience is what helps us establish in ANZ markets.
Graeme comes with experience of supporting several technology firms for 30 years across global markets including San Francisco and London. He brings rich experience in Banking and Financial service industry, Retail, Hi-tech and professional services business. Previously, he was supporting global businesses like National Australia Bank, Insurance Australia Group, MYER, Dimension Data, ADP, HP and Hitachi.
He is an MBA graduate from Anglia Polytechnic University (Essex, UK)
Senior Business Partner and Market Leader - Europe
Santiago Lecomte brings to KVP over three decades of highly relevant software industry experience in the mid-market and enterprise sectors in western Europe, mostly in senior executive positions at Sage Spain and Meta4 France (now Cegid).
Santiago started in Product Delivery and has lead later Cloud Operations teams as Pre Sales consulting Director for Spain, Business Development Director for UK and the Nordics and BU Director for France HR Cloud platforms. He has proven leadership experience in Organizational transformation, Business development, Cloud services design and delivery.
He is a Civil Engineering graduate from Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Douai (France), and studied a MSc in Management Sciences at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UK).
Shashidhar leads KVP's technology strategy, innovation, and new competency strategy. He engages with customers to provide scalable solutions using the Salesforce platform and also supports our engineering team to understand their technical aspirations and mentor them on their career development.
He comes with over 26 years of software development and technical expertise. He is an industry leader and has been an active speaker at multiple Salesforce and Google developer events, including at Dreamforce. He has hands-on experience in Salesforce, MuleSoft, AWS, and many more web and mobile technologies.
He is an alumnus of NIE, Mysore, and Jack Welch Management Institute. He has done certificate courses from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Shashidhar is an avid biker and also takes a keen interest in social initiatives and education.
Head - Human Resource
Shanthi is passionate about being a HR Specialist, comes with an overall 21 years of experience in the IT/ITES industry. She has been a dedicated HR professional from past 10+ years both in consulting and corporate environments. She is well versed in strategic human resource planning, performance management, recruitment, employee benefits, training and development, employee relations.
She is proud of her decision of being HR person as she believes that employees are the most valuable intangible assets to any organisation & it is important to understand them & their potential. Her enormous experience in HR field and her empathetic style of leadership will help us to be the best place to work by defining sustainable models to grow our people ".
Delivery Excellence Leader
Vivek’s passion for automation and experiences bring him to lead the delivery excellence practises at KVP Business Solutions. He majorly is responsible for the quality of technical delivery, dev-ops and competency development. Alongside, he also plays a major role in mentoring the team, providing knowledge in regards to new tools and technology within the Salesforce eco-system.
He offers over two-decade experience in Software development and Service delivery in MNC’s serving clients across multiple industries. He has hands-on experience in Python, Salesforce, DevOps and many more programming technologies. Prior to KVP, Vivek has led key leadership roles in Accenture and Aris Global
He is an alumnus of Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal.
Vivek has a ‘need for speed’ - an ardent biker, having a passion for cars, loves travelling and staying outdoors! Most importantly, he regularly participates in social initiatives.
Senior Consultant - BFSI and Technology Vertical
Subham primarily leads the key consulting and technology solution role in KVP, and has been an amalgam of KVP's work culture for close to 7 years. His emphasis is towards customer success, his prime responsibilities encompass leading cross-functional teams and building industry best integrated solutions for customers, predominantly in Hi-tech and BFSI verticals.
Subham additionally also facilitates and manages customer engagements on industry use case resolutions, helping in technology adoption, and building innovative vertical driven accelerator platforms in Salesforce practice.
Prior to joining KVP, he has worked as business consultant in Wipro. He is an ardent lover of wildlife and animals, and is fond of writing and painting in his spare time if not sieged by his pets.
He is an alumnus of PES University, Bangalore.
Lead Consultant - Manufacturing and Retail Vertical
A strong believer in transformative technology, Dheeraj leads the consulting and solution engineering team in KVP for Manufacturing, Retail and Distribution Industry Verticals. He is intuitive on delivery challenges and methods, and has contributed his vision to driving protocols and positioning viable solutions. His core focus is consulting, technology enablement, customer success, system adoption and building best in industry integrated solutions.
Dheeraj is also a mentor and enabler for the Sales and Pre-Sales team. He vouches for smart customer engagement, problem solving skills, technology understanding and builds a team of techno-functional consultants.
Prior to joining KVP, he has worked as a sales and pre-sales consultant with Tismo Technology. He was responsible for business in the USA and Europe for design engineering services across all segments.
His interests include riding motorcycles, strength training and is also an impulsive traveler. He is an alumnus of New Horizon College Of Engineering, Bangalore
Lead Consultant - CPQ
Vinothkumar’s role as the Lead Consultant for Salesforce CPQ helps us to strengthen the relationship between the organization and our SMB as well as Large clients, which is often instrumental to help them to achieve their business goals. Through the process of automation of quotations, Salesforce CPQ cuts the downtime usually related to generation of contracts, and enables our customers to generate greater leads in nominal time.
His focus areas are on evaluating the project parameters, analyze the project strength and highlight the areas of improvements. His core strength is his ability to delegate the right tasks to his team members, at the same time testing and tweaking the project solutions to perfection while presenting plans and results to the stakeholders.
Vinoth has a strong experience in different areas like Oracle CRM, Salesforce CRM, Oracle CPQ, Salesforce CPQ and CloudSense CPQ. He is an expert Web, CMS and E-Commerce consultant.
Prior to joining KVP, Vinoth was associated with Infosys and Fujitsu, during which tenures he has had the experience of playing different roles like Developer, Consultant and Business Analyst.
He has completed his Post Graduation in Information Technology from Bharathiar University located in Coimbatore.
Associate Tech Architect
Pooja’s role as a Associate Technical Architect is to translate business requirements into well-architected solutions that best leverage the Salesforce platform and products. She provides a detailed level of effort estimates for proposed solutions, and is often involved in custom development, integrations, and data migration elements of a Salesforce implementation. She is a coach and a mentor to our junior technical team members.
Pooja comes with over 6 years of software development and technical expertise. She has an hands-on experience in Salesforce Administration and Development. She has supported various projects mainly pertaining Pharmaceutical, Peer-to-Peer Lending, and Tele-communications sectors.
She has completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Visvesvaraya Technological University.
She is a trained Bharatnatyam dancer and loves spending leisure time with her pets.