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Balaji Sriraghavan

Bala Sriraghavan

Founder/CEO

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Bala Sriraghavan

Founder/CEO

Balaji (Bala) is a business technology leader with two decades of experience in the Management, IT solutions, Strategy, Business Development, and Delivery of IT services and products for Fortune 500 companies.

He is an advisory board member at "The Joyful Child Foundation". And also he is a board member at "The Pepperdine Graziadio Business School".

He has been a trusted partner and has successfully developed and maintained long-term business relationships with global partners. He is passionate about creating customer successes by delivering IT Services in retail, wholesale, supply chain, consumer products and financial services domains with P and L responsibilities. He is taking Datanetiix into technology platforms such as Microsoft Dynamics and other ERP verticals, Mobility Services, Security Solutions, AI and Blockchain.

Before launching Datanetiix, Bala held positions as Director of Project Development at RJT Compuquest, Inc (Apolis), a founding employee at Emantras, Inc. (GP Strategies Corporation) started as a Programmer, Manager and Vice President of Marketing/Business Development. Bala holds an M.S in Computer Engineering and M.B.A from Graziadio Business School, Pepperdine University.



Sornalingam Kadirvelan Ravi

Sornalingam Kadirvelan Ravi (Ravi)

Sr. Director - Delivery/Offshore Head

Sornalingam Kadirvelan Ravi (Ravi)

Sr. Director - Delivery/Offshore Head

Ravi is a seasoned veteran in the IT industry, with over 27 years of ERP implementation, upgrade and support experience. Apart from Building & Leading teams, he has envisioned and implemented a shared services delivery model ensuring both optimal delivery and operational excellence.

Serving at the capacity of Principal Consultant, Lead Architect, Ravi has handled global ERP implementation & rollouts, designing & deploying Scalable and Fault tolerant systems capable of handling data influx from mergers & acquisitions, Application landscape review, and consolidations. He has also served as Delivery Assurance Manager, Pre-Sales coordinator for Packaged ERP products & has been a key pillar at the Oracle Competency in the past 20+ years.

At Datanetiix, Ravi brings his varied experience, industry best practices to help the customers obtain the best in class experience in terms of project delivery & assurance. He also supports the team in practicing and implementing the latest processes & methodologies like Design thinking & Architecture first approach.

His in-depth analysis of the delivery plan has helped the delivery organization uncover risks, mitigate them and focus more on project delivery and innovations. His ability to plan and integrate system updates & patches into the delivery schedule helps customers get their applications working on the latest & secure systems.



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Melroy Coelho

Sr. Director of Marketing Operations & Strategy

Melroy Coelho

Sr. Director of Marketing Operations & Strategy

Melroy is a marketing & strategy leader with 25+ years' of experience, who has led high-performing marketing, demand generation, and business development teams for Fortune 500 companies (3M and ABB), midsize, and startups in Dubai, Dublin, Boston, Toronto, and Las Vegas. He focuses on critical challenges impacting business and board goals. Industry verticals he has operated within include supply chain, industrial products, oil and gas, electrical engineering, enterprise mobility, courier, and postal operators.

Melroy is a qualified Chartered Marketer (UK) and a Certified Product Marketing Manager.



Sterling H Ammons<

Sterling H Ammons

Director – Client Success

Sterling H Ammons, PMP, APICS-CSCP, SCA

Director – Client Success

Sterling is a technology executive bringing more than 3 decades of successful leadership covering all technical and functional business areas, transforming leading global firms through harmonized, optimized and disruptive technologies.

Once a subject matter expert in clinical lab improvements, rebuilding deficient departments and rescuing troubled projects, he mastered his ability to deconstruct and re-organize problems, processes, and complex systems. He applies his passion for agile continuous improvements equally to finance, operations, sales and CRM, supply chain, ITSM and M&A. With his personal process for success, he is able to clearly articulate a vision for transformation to all levels of an organization.

Sterling holds an M.S in Management Information Systems from the University of Baltimore and a Post Graduate Diploma in IT and Telecom Law from the University of Strathclyde. Current certifications include Project Management Professional(PMP)®️, Certified Supply Chain Professional (APICS-CSCP) and Salesforce Certified Administrator (SCA).



Anantha Krishnan

Anantha Krishnan, MBA

Director - Sales & Marketing

Anantha Krishnan, MBA

Director - Sales & Marketing

A seasoned professional with over 20+ years of experience managing multiple regions & verticals with excellent exposure to Application development, E-Learning, and the software industry. Having a Bachelors in Corporate Secretaryship from the University of Madras, Post Graduate in Sales & Marketing from National Institute of Sales and MBA from Vellore Institute of Technology (VIT)

He is strong in business acumen with the ability to execute a wide range of sales and marketing strategies designed to establish a market presence and increase revenues and profitability.

Anantha is excellent in managing and leading teams, establishing and enhancing customer relationships, and strategic planning and implementation for results. Posses both technical and management experience and has consistently demonstrated ability and maturity to sell and build relationships with C-Level executives.



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Venugopal G A, PMP

Director - Enterprise Applications

Venugopal G A, PMP

Director - Enterprise Applications

Venugopal G A an ambitious professional with management proficiency and extensive Co-Founder & Technical Head with a proven record of accomplishment in the IT Industry during a 21+ year career. Driven and ambitious change manager dedicated to continuous business improvement focused on enhancing revenue and streamlining business operations. In the 21+ years of his career, he has worked in various verticals starting with development, implementation, people management, project management, and customer experience. He has also worked with various clients across the globe and having a good hold on the client’s needs and provides recommended solutions. The majority of his career was dedicated to Microsoft Dynamics and Project Management along with various other management roles.

Achieved various certifications and having (PMP)® has certainly improved his approach towards balanced organizational objectives and productive relationships, strategizing and recommending ways in which to achieve and maintain a competitive business edge. His leadership and problem-solving talents have supported organization and professional growth.

Venu holds Masters's Degree in Software Engineering from Karnataka University. During his career, he was awarded various titles which include Indigenous Awards of Excellence for the development module for the South-American Region from Microsoft and MVP. He is also obsessed with the latest technology AI (Artificial Intelligence), ROS (Robotic Operating System) and IoT.



Clint Manalili

Clint Manalili, PKE MBA

Director of Sales and Strategy

Clint Manalili, PKE MBA

Director of Sales and Strategy

Clint Manalili is a senior level entrepreneurial leader and executive with 20+ years of experience across multiple industries including technology, supply chain, operations, consumer packaged goods, and retail businesses. Clint currently acts as the Director of Sales and Strategy at Datanetiix, but he has an impressively expansive employment history. At the early age of 19 he founded a technology consultant business that designed and maintained core technology networks linking a myriad of industries by establishing high speed communication infrastructures and implementing the first peer-to-peer fiber optic network.

Later he took the opportunity to act as a Business Development Partner and co-established a business called US Bloom. Therein he was instrumental in all facets of business development from conceptualization to operations. Once established, he took on the role of Director of Operations for US Bloom and in this role, he tripled sales every month for the first year, which amounted to 600k in sales and accumulated 5000+ active memberships monthly.

He has invested 17 years as a Master Instructor and 6th Degree Black Belt at William Kim’s Taekwondo Academy. Therein he has instructed and motivated over 1000 students as they learned self-respect, discipline, honesty, indomitable spirit, and physical and mental well-being. He also developed a strategy to transform each student so they could achieve a healthy lifestyle that aligned with their personal and professional success.

Thereafter he stepped in as the Director of Operations and Sales for several key organizations wherein he applied his innovative leadership to successfully strategize and implement business plans that generated multi-millions in sales. Recently as the Senior Vice President of Sales and Operations of Caviar Gold, he managed a 100K person customer-base, directed sales logistics, and compliance, and led reorganization of production cycles.

In 2022, he earned an MBA from Pepperdine University’s Presidents and Key Executives degree program.

On a personal level, he has earned several CA Legislature Assembly Humanitarian Awards, served as a Fundraising and Event Chair for a number of organizations and served underprivileged youth. As both a business interest and personal discipline he has earned a 6th Degree Black belt in Taekwondo and served as a master instructor for 17+ years.



Rafael Linares

Rafael Linares

Principal and Partner

Rafael Linares

Principal and Partner

Rafael is a leader in security industry for the last 3 decades and worked in Fortune 100 companies like Zurich Insurance, 20th Century Fox, Fresh and Easy and ING Group.

At Datanetiix, Rafael provides subject matter expertise to help small, medium and large organizaton handles full software life cycle solutions that provide strong enterprise Security, reduce costs, maximize productivity and improve customer service.

Sasikala Kannan

Sasikala Kannan

President

Sasikala Kannan

President

Sasi is a competent professional with 20+ years of experience in Software Development, Project Management, Delivery Management, Team Management and Client Relationship Management. She is a key mastermind for the establishment and growth of Datanetiix Solutions Inc. Her expertise in a broad spectrum of technologies and project management has impelled us to create & build business relationships with our customers.

Sasi holds a Master in Computer Applications, Master in Commerce, Business Administration and Accounting and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application. Sasi is a Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)®.

She currently serves as an advisor to Datanetiix and helps planning, strategic operations and technology stack in tandem to archieve greatness. Sasi's focus is to transform Datanetiix into an elite Consulting and Solutions Partner with the Industry's Best Practices. Her ability to advise the Leadership team has been a major impact on accruing new business opportunities and corporate development.

Rafael Linares

Principal and Partner

Rafael is a leader in security industry for the last 3 decades and worked in Fortune 100 companies like Zurich Insurance, 20th Century Fox, Fresh and Easy and ING Group.

At Datanetiix, Rafael provides subject matter expertise to help small, medium and large organizaton handles full software life cycle solutions that provide strong enterprise Security, reduce costs, maximize productivity and improve customer service.



Sasikala Kannan

President

Sasi is a competent professional with 20+ years of experience in Software Development, Project Management, Delivery Management, Team Management and Client Relationship Management. She is a key mastermind for the establishment and growth of Datanetiix Solutions Inc. Her expertise in a broad spectrum of technologies and project management has impelled us to create & build business relationships with our customers.

Sasi holds a Master in Computer Applications, Master in Commerce, Business Administration and Accounting and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application. Sasi is a Project Management Professional (PMP)® and Certified ScrumMaster (CSM)®.

She currently serves as an advisor to Datanetiix and helps planning, strategic operations and technology stack in tandem to archieve greatness. Sasi's focus is to transform Datanetiix into an elite Consulting and Solutions Partner with the Industry's Best Practices. Her ability to advise the Leadership team has been a major impact on accruing new business opportunities and corporate development.