Mr. Subrata Kumar Nag, Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Subrata Kumar Nag is the Chairman of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. He is also the Group CEO & Executive Director, Quess Corp Limited. A seasoned finance professional with over three decades of experience, he is responsible for the overall Finance and Accounts function of Quess Corp. He has been the Director of the Company since 2013, before which he was the Vice President - Finance and Company Secretary of Ilantus Technologies Private Limited. He holds a Master's Degree in Business Management from the University of Calcutta and is qualified from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI).
Mr. Guruprasad Srinivasan, Non-Executive Director
Guruprasad Srinivasan is the Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. Associated with Quess since its inception in 2007, he has over 20 years of experience in the service industry across Strategy, Sales, Business Development, Planning and Operations. He oversees verticals such as logistics, special businesses, and People and Services at Quess.
Prior to joining Quess, he worked with Adecco Flexione Workforce Solutions Limited as GM - Payroll and Services where he was responsible for handling process implemntation, new business initiatives and quality control. His professional tenure also includes a stint at Hewitt Associates where he served as the Client Delivery Manager. Prior to joining Hewitt, he worked with GE Medical systems for over 5 years where he handled finance functions.
He holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from the Bangalore University and a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Karnataka State Open University. He also holds a Stanford Ignite Certification from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
Mr. Pinaki Kar, Non-Executive Director
Pinaki Kar is a Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. Pinaki Kar serves as the President of the Global Technology Solutions Business of Quess Corp Ltd, and spearheads the entire portfolio of IT Services & Consulting, Business Process Management and Customer Life Cycle management businesses across India, US, Canada and Singapore.
Pinaki is also the CEO of MFX Services, a platform based digital services company providing deep domain led IT solutions for the P&C Insurance sector, based in US. Pinaki has 24 years of experience in the industry and has an exemplary track record of driving growth in Global Technology Services. In his last assignment with Zensar Technologies, Pinaki was the President & Chief Executive of Infrastructure Management & Cloud Solutions. Prior to joining Zensar, Pinaki had an enriching stint of 17 years with Wipro, and was the CEO & President of Wipro Infocrossing, which was the largest cross border acquisition done in the Indian IT industry at that time. Before that, he had the opportunity to execute a gamut of roles in Wipro spanning P&L leadership, Geography Head, Sales & Marketing, M&A, Corporate Development & Strategy.
Pinaki holds a Bachelor’s degree in Production Engineering from Jadavpur University and a PGDBM from XLRI Jamshedpur. He has been a keynote speaker in leading industry forums like Gartner Summit and IDC Conclave. He has also represented the Indian IT Industry as a member of the Prime Minister’s business delegation as part of his state visit. Pinaki has worked and lived in North America, Middle East and Asia, and is currently based in New Jersey, US.
Mr. Sanju Ballurkar, Non-Executive Director
Sanju Ballurkar is the Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited and currently serves as the CEO of Magna Infotech with which he has been associated since 2005. As a key member of Magna Infotech's early-stage strategic leadership team, Sanju shaped company's pioneering strategies, engineered robust software systems and led a large-scale execution of sales & delivery effort. His 23 years of experience includes an 8 year stint with the global technology giant - Pitney Bowes in the US. His strengths include developing Engineering Subsystems, Enterprise Software, managing Commercial IT Businesses & large revenue centres as well as fortifying customer engagements and partner networks. Sanju holds a double Master's degree from USA (MS Mechanical and MS Software). He also has two US patents and several international technical publications to his credit.
Mr. Anand Ramakrishnan, Non-Executive Director
Anand Ramakrishnan is a Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. He is also the CEO of the Infrastructure Managed Services Business of Quess Corp Limited.
Anand brings in a rich experience of more than 19 years of Business Strategy, Leadership and P&L Management. Anand enjoys setting up and growing new businesses and he finds the challenge exciting. During his career, Anand has worked in many reputed organizations such as Wipro, HCL, CMS IT Services and Sonata Software.
Prior to joining Quess, Anand was the Chief Strategy Officer in CMS IT Services, where he was responsible for the growth of new businesses and geographies. Anand was the Business Head for the Infrastructure Managed Services and Cloud businesses in HCL Info systems where he was responsible for setting up and growing the IMS business. He spent more than a decade in Wipro, where he was instrumental in growing the Total Outsourcing and Cloud Computing businesses.
Anand is an avid speaker and has spoken in multiple events like the NASSCOM CEO Summit, CII Leadership Forum, Business Technology Summit, Datacenter Summit, etc.
Anand is a Mechanical Engineering Graduate and an MBA from TAPMI.
Mr. Kuruvilla Markose, Non-Executive Director
Kuruvilla Markose is a Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited and also the Chief Digital Officer of Titan Company Limited. Previously, he was responsible for driving business excellence across the Tata companies. Kuruvilla is a graduate in Agriculture from the College of Agriculture, Trivandrum, Kerala and an MBA from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi.
Mr. Ajit S Krishnakumar, Non-Executive Director
Ajit Krishnakumar is a Director of Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. He is Senior Vice President in the Chairman's Office at Tata Sons, the Tata Group holding company, where he has responsibilities in strategy and mergers & acquisitions. Before he was at Tata Sons, Ajit worked as an investment banker and has eighteen years of experience in planning and executing strategic transactions across a variety of industries, in multiple countries. Ajit holds a Bachelor's degree in Business from the University of Hartford and a Master's degree in Business Administration from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.
Mr. Sanjay Anandaram, Non-Executive, Independent Director
Sanjay Anandaram is an Independent Director Conneqt Business Solutions Limited. He has also been a Director at Quess since December 2015. Sanjay has over 28 years of experience as a corporate executive, investor, teacher, and advisor to funds and entrepreneurs. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Jadavpur University in Kolkata and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore.
Ms. Lakshmi Sarada. R, Non-Executive, Independent Director
Ms. Lakshmi Sarada. R is an Independent Director of Conneqt Business Solution Limited. Lakshmi Sarada has vast exposure in the field of Secretarial, Finance, Direct and Indirect Taxation. Lakshmi Sarada has given expert opinions and advisory services on Company Law matters. Lakshmi Sarada has represented before NCLT, RBI and Reginal Director on several matters. Lakshmi Sarada is a qualified Company Secretary, Associate member of Insurance Institute of India and holds a Bachelor Degree in Commerce. Lakshmi Sarada is level 3 Certified Member in NCFM conducted by NSEIT.