Mr. Padmanabhan Iyer
Managing Director & Global CEO
Padmanabhan Iyer (known as Paddy) brings with him profound knowledge and experience of 30+ years in the techno-financial arena. Prior to joining 3i Infotech, Paddy has been associated with Reliance Infocomm as Head – Loan Operations & Fraud Control Operations. He has held senior management positions in ISPAT Industries Ltd, ITC Classic Finance, Empire Finance Company Ltd, ISPL Industries Ltd and has also worked with Caprihans and Shalimar Tar Products.
Paddy holds a Master’s degree in Financial Management from the Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, University of Mumbai & has completed the Advanced Masters Program in Management of Global Enterprises from Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB).
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.
EVP & Business Head – Financial Services & Insurance.
Rakesh Doshi has over 25+ years of experience and has been with the organization for more than a decade leading product management, development & delivery. Prior to 3i Infotech, Rakesh was the COO of Xmediaries Tech. He has also been associated with Insyst Technologies which eventually merged operations with 3i Infotech.Rakesh holds a Bachelor degree in Engineering and is an MBA from SP Jain Institute of management.
Over the last one year, his major focus has been on our flagship “Power Products”, with the objective of becoming a 100 Crore plus in each product within next two years. He has been closely monitoring product deliveries and working on consolidation of the product business in line with organizational objectives.
Rakesh has been instrumental in bringing about Process Rationalization across product groups. He has ably led the product improvement in Orion, Premia & MFund. His focus was and continues to bring about business growth by better dilution and reduced cost.
EVP & Business Head – Banking
Krish Narayanaswami is Executive Vice President and Business Head for our Banking vertical. He is globally responsible for the Banking vertical across sales, delivery & Product Development. He brings with him 20 yrs of rich experience in the Banking, Insurance & IT industry and has led and managed large assignments across business, operations & technology. He has been associated with 3i Infotech for the last 4 years as Global Practice Head for BFSI. He has been driving presales & enhancing business by providing industry offerings across lines of business & geographies. He was instrumental in leading the 3i-Iway project for Product Development & Project Management.
Prior to this, he was associated with Tata AIG Life Insurance Company Ltd as Vice President New Strategic Business Initiatives. Krish has worked with ICICI Bank as Head of Technology Management Group driving technology investment & strategy across ICICI Group. He has setup credit card business & managed multifold growth in ICICI Bank business as Head of Credit Card Operations. He started his career in Standard Chartered Bank after his BE & MBA from Bharathiar University.
EVP & Business Head for ERP.
Suryanarayan (Surya) is Executive Vice President and Business Head for our ERP vertical. He is globally responsible for the ERP vertical across sales, delivery and Orion product.Surya brings with him a rich experience of more than two decades with a track record of growing sales revenues multi-fold in multiple geographies at global majors including Oracle Financial Services, HP (Emitac), HCL, etc. Surya has spent more than 11 years with Oracle Financial Services (formerly i-flex solutions) having responsibilities for different markets across EMEA and North America. He has been credited with opening several markets and delivering significant and consistent sales revenue of their banking product. His last position at Oracle Financial Services was Vice President-Sales.
Surya is passionate about software products and volunteers at iSPIRT.