Sudhakar is a leader of extraordinary vision and purpose, a true innovator who has an unwavering commitment to creating a better and more prosperous future. He understands the ever-changing dynamics of the global marketplace, particularly in the IT industry, and his passion drives him to bring out the best in people and organizations.
Being a serial entrepreneur, Sudhakar played an instrumental role in Cigniti’s evolution during his tenure as the CEO. He led the growth of Cigniti from a start-up business to an astonishing $2 billion, making it one of the top 3 Quality Engineering companies in the world.
Sudhakar is on the Board of Directors of Baylor Scott & White Irving Foundation and an Advisor for Sentiero Ventures. Sudhakar was also instrumental in setting up the IT Serve Alliance – the largest association of IT services/staffing firms in the US. Having been associated with it since its inception, he has played a significant role in building the community into what it is today.
Sudhakar is dedicated to positively impacting society with his contributions to the needy through the Pennam foundation. He is also a passionate advocate for the power of human capital and adaptability in business transformation at Kairos. Sudhakar’s commitment to excellence, innovation, and collaboration is truly inspiring, and his contributions and ideas have benefited enterprises and individuals alike. Sudhakar also carries a deep-seated passion and affinity for emerging technologies, building new products and ventures, and mentoring.
Jagadish Mankal is a strategic thinker with over two decades of experience in driving people and business growth. As the COO of Kairos Technologies, he has a reputation for pushing boundaries and delivering results in the technology industry. With a deep understanding of the ever-evolving business landscape, Jagadish is a master at developing and executing successful growth strategies. He is known for his ability to turn complex challenges into growth opportunities and his unwavering commitment to excellence.
Jagadish has a proven track record of leading cross-functional teams to achieve common goals and fostering a collaborative, inclusive, and employee-first culture. He has a talent for inspiring and motivating others to reach their full potential and for building strong, resilient teams that can tackle any challenge. As a seasoned professional, Jagadish deeply understands technology’s critical role in driving business success. He is talented in combining people and culture with business acumen to create solutions that deliver real results.
With over two decades of industry experience in Digital Quality Engineering, Digital Transformation, and Continuous Innovation, Radhika Rao is a leader in propelling organizations toward the future. As a #ThoughtLeader and advocate for digital literacy, diversity, and inclusion, she is dedicated to creating positive change through technology.
Her expertise in building and scaling global technology organizations, driving digital change, and orchestrating technology and business convergence teams has earned her a reputation as a #DigitalTransformation evangelist. As a Digital Quality Assurance Leader for delivering Global Enterprise IT Modernization and Transformation, Radhika has experience setting up and running Centers of Excellence (COE) for large enterprises worldwide. Radhika has a proven track record of building future-ready teams and driving business growth. She has an uncanny ability of achieving success in creating new-age brands with her staunch commitment to IP-Led strategy. As the Chief Delivery Officer at Kairos Technologies, Radhika has spearheaded Kairos Delivery Centers globally by Being the force behind the wheel. From strategy to execution, she drives innovative programs that deliver success and best-in-class experience to our enterprise clients. She has an established reputation in transforming business ideas and visions into real value for customers and stakeholders.
Sapna is an extraordinary business leader with an impressive two-decade track record of transforming companies and taking them to new heights. From creating strategic plans and overseeing P&L management to ensuring compliance with regulatory authorities, Sapna has done it all. Her broad experience in corporate governance has given her the insight and foresight needed to lead her organization in a successful direction.
But it’s her passion for growth that truly sets Sapna apart. She has a natural talent for recognizing opportunities for new business concepts and implementing them with precision and efficiency. Her creative solutions have helped dramatically improve business productivity and reduce risk. Sapna is a visionary leader and a true inspiration to her teams. She is a role model for excellence, and her results speak for themselves.
Sunita is a dynamic and innovative leader who has significantly impacted the Information Technology and Consulting industry over the past 26 years. As a visionary entrepreneur and angel investor, she has a proven track record of identifying and nurturing digital start-ups and guiding them to success. Sunita is also a sought-after motivational speaker and mentor, sharing her extensive knowledge and experience with the next generation of business leaders.
With a passion for continuous learning, Sunita has earned multiple certifications in diverse fields, including Cybersecurity from Harvard University, IBM Cybersecurity Analyst Specialization, Blockchain Strategy from the University of Oxford, and Financial Market, Insurance, and CAPM from Yale University. Her broad and deep expertise is reflected in her ability to engage with clients and consultants across multiple industries, including Automotive, Energy, Healthcare, and Technology. She is an alumnus of both Columbia Business School and IACA, where she earned a Master’s in Mergers & Acquisitions and a Master’s in international Anti-Corruption and Diplomacy, respectively. Sunita understands clients’ critical needs and delivers top talent through a consultative approach. She has a unique talent for bridging the gap between cultures, geographies, and organizational hierarchies, making her a highly sought-after speaker and mentor in the areas of Business Leadership, Strategy, and Start-up Ecosystem. Sunita’s passion for grooming young minds and her commitment to lifelong learning is a testament to her unwavering commitment to positively impacting the world.
Tatiana Velasquez is a dynamic Business Development Director at Kairos Technologies. With a dynamic approach to client relations, she brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the company. Throughout her career, she has demonstrated a remarkable ability to engage with clients and consultants across various industries, including Automotive, Energy, Healthcare, and Technology.
Tatiana’s success as a director can be attributed to her strong background in managing the full sales life cycle. Her extensive experience working with different IT skill sets, including Software Development, Infrastructure, and Project Management, has allowed her to provide comprehensive and tailored solutions to her clients. She approaches every interaction with a consultative mindset, taking the time to understand each client’s unique environment and critical needs. Tatiana’s dedication to delivering top talent is what sets her apart as a Business Development Director. Her passion for helping clients achieve their goals is evident in her commitment to providing innovative and effective solutions. She has a proven track record of building strong client relationships, resulting in long-lasting partnerships and sustained growth.
Innovation Navigator and Digital Transformation Trailblazer Partha brings nearly three decades of technical prowess to the table. With a passion for driving change and elevating organizations to meet customer expectations, he has a proven track record of success in delivering high-quality solutions on time and within budget.
As a versatile IT professional with exceptional business acumen, Partha has mastered the art of managing complex IT projects, from software engineering and product development to consultancy services and system integration. His diverse background spans the Automotive, Travel, Media, and Telecom industries, positioning him as a multi-domain tech-biz leader. At Kairos Technologies, he continues to be a driving force, delivering successful outcomes for clients and stakeholders. His unwavering commitment to harnessing technological innovations for improved efficiency and competitiveness, combined with his operational expertise and knowledge of the latest trends, makes him a visionary in the world of IT. Trustworthy, detail-oriented, and energetic, Partha contributes to positive change and growth at Kairos.
As a seasoned Business Development Director, Andrew brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the table. With over two decades of experience in the industry, he has a deep understanding of the latest trends and technologies and a proven track record of success in driving business growth and profitability.
Andrew has a strong background in client relations, sales, and marketing and has demonstrated his ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients, consultants, and industry leaders. His consultative approach allows him to understand the client’s environment and critical needs. He uses this knowledge to deliver top talent and innovative solutions that meet their unique business requirements. He is a skilled negotiator with a talent for closing complex deals and securing partnerships that drive growth and profitability. He has a keen eye for identifying new business opportunities and always seeks ways to drive innovation and growth for his organization. In addition to his business development expertise, he has a passion for mentoring and coaching, and He enjoys working with teams to help them reach their full potential.
Hosea is a dynamic leader who has dedicated over two decades of his career to delivering exceptional customer experiences. With a passion for excellence, he has a proven track record of creating successful partnerships with top executives and aligning key business initiatives with the customer’s needs. His expertise in leading Contact Centers, Customer Service, Operations, and Client Services units has earned him a reputation for delivering results that drive business growth and customer satisfaction.
His commitment to customer-centricity is evident in his unwavering focus on understanding customer needs and delivering solutions that meet their expectations. He deeply understands the complexities of leading customer-facing teams and possesses the skills to motivate and manage teams to achieve their goals effectively. His ability to think creatively and find innovative solutions to customer issues has made him a valuable asset to any organization. Hosea is a seasoned leader with a unique combination of business acumen and technical expertise. He possesses a rare ability to bridge the gap between the technical and business worlds, ensuring that technology solutions meet business requirements and deliver results. He has a proven track record of success in creating and executing strategic plans that drive revenue growth and improve operational efficiency.
AB Khan is a seasoned business leader with a wealth of experience in the information technology and services sector. With a proven track record in managing operations, he is a highly analytical and skilled professional known for his ability to develop and implement effective strategies. With a keen eye for detail, he can analyze complex situations and find innovative solutions to even the toughest of problems.
Throughout his career, Khan has been committed to providing exceptional customer service and has a talent for building strong relationships with clients. This, combined with their strategic planning skills and business development expertise, makes him a valuable asset to any organization. With a passion for growth and a drive to succeed, Khan constantly seeks new opportunities to take their skills and knowledge to the next level. Through continuous learning or developing innovative approaches to business, he always pushes the boundaries and strives for excellence.
Director of Business Development/Talent Acquisition
Director of Business Development/Talent Acquisition
As a seasoned professional with over 15 years of experience in the talent acquisition and project management industry, Akbar has a proven track record of successfully building high-performing teams for large enterprises and SMBs across North America and Canada. His expertise in account management, project resource planning, and staffing has allowed him to help organizations secure the crucial talent they need to succeed.
He is a passionate leader with a knack for growth hacking, particularly for new-age technology companies. His ability to lead onsite and offshore teams, combined with my flair for innovation, has allowed him to deliver outstanding results for my clients. He is dedicated to helping organizations achieve their goals through strategic planning and effective execution, and he always seeks new and innovative ways to drive growth and success.
Sai Kiran Naripeddi, as the Director of Engineering at Kairos Technologies, embodies dedication, passion, and commitment to excellence. Leading the engineering department, he champions innovation, collaboration, and a relentless pursuit of growth. His leadership style is not just about harnessing technical expertise but about inspiring his team to create solutions that resonate with real customer value.
Driven by a vision for the industry’s future, Sai Kiran ensures that Kairos Technologies remains at the forefront of change. His dedication is evident in the culture he fosters—one where transparency, accountability, and high-quality standards are non-negotiable. Sai Kiran’s passion extends beyond traditional leadership, with deeply involved in refining methodologies and streamlining processes. Agile and Scrum are not just methodologies to him but tools that can be optimized for greater efficiency.
At the heart of his leadership is a commitment to the growth and success of Kairos Technologies. Every decision, every strategy, and every initiative he undertakes is geared towards elevating the engineering department and, by extension, the entire organization.