Global Head – Human Resources.
Sagar Thakurdesai is the Global Head – Human Resources of 3i Infotech. Sagar joined 3i Infotech in October 2012 and comes with a corporate experience of over 15 years, having worked across multiple industries namely Media, Internet, Financial Services and Retail.
Prior to joining 3i Infotech, Sagar was heading the Human Resources function at STAR CJ Network India Pvt. Ltd. (A 50:50 JV between STAR TV & CJ group from South Korea) where he was responsible for setting up the HR function and launching the business as per plan. Prior to that, Sagar had worked with ICICI Prudential Asset Management Company, eBay & STAR TV where he was exposed to the various facets of HR; from Talent Acquisition to Organisation Development & Capability.
In his current role, Sagar drives the HR agenda for the organization across all its businesses and geographies. He is also part of the Senior Management team and is involved in shaping the strategy for the organization. Sagar is B. Com graduate and thereafter completed his Post Graduation in Master in Personnel Management in 2001 from Pune University, before embarking on his corporate career.
Beyond the office, Sagar is a keen traveler, a cricketer and also enjoys playing the chef at home on weekends. Sagar lives in Mumbai with his wife Ashwini and they have a 9 year old daughter Tanvi.
Region Head – Middle East and Africa.
Jeelani Basha joined 3i Infotech in October 2013 and is the Region head for Middle East and Africa based out of Dubai. He holds a Bachelors in Physics, Masters in Foreign Trade, GNIIT & Masters in Systems Analysis & Management Development (PMD) with an overall experience of 19 yrs.Jeelani was heading Bancassurance, Alliances & Channels for HDFC Standard Life Insurance Co for 2 years. Prior to that, he was the VP for Bancassurance with ICICI Prudential Life Insurance Co Ltd. He was with ICICI for 10 years in various capacities as a Team Leader, Sales Manager, Region Head, Business Manager etc. He has also worked for 4 years in Saudi Arabia as a Sales Consultant for AlMajoudie Hyundai Auto.
Currently he is entrusted the Sales and P&L responsibility for Middle East and Africa region.
Chief Financial Controller, North America.
Ram is a finance professional with over 15 years of experience spanning the entire gamut of finance, including Business Finance, Controllership, Strategic Initiatives Domestic & International Taxation, Treasury, Risk Management and Global Compliance. .Prior to joining 3i Infotech, Ram has worked with JTS Technology Limited, PKF Sridhar & Santhanam, ICICI Bank, ICICI International Limited and ICICI Securities.
Ram holds a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from Bharathidasan University and a qualified Chartered Accountant.
Sr. Vice President – IT Consulting Services, North America.
Prasad comes with a broad experience in all aspects of the IT consulting business, deep tech knowledge and most of IT business domains & platforms.He has worked with American Infoserve Inc, Mahindra & Mahindra, Mafatlal Finance Co Ltd., prior to joining 3i Infotech.
Prasad holds a Masters in Business Administration and a Bachelors Degree in Commerce from Pune University.