Nandakumar R. Palani has over 25 years of widespread experience in Technology, across Banking, Telecom, Logistics and other industries. Prior to taking over the reins at IFTAS, Nandakumar held senior technology leadership positions at HDFC Bank, Cognizant, HSBC and CSC. He has successfully completed numerous technology initiatives and implementations for clients Maersk, AT&T, Eli Lilly and Southern California Edison.
Nandakumar is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and Indian Institute of Technology, Madras.
Nandakumar R. Palani
Chief Executive Officer
Prasad brings in 22 years of rich knowledge across IT, telecom, managed services and other industries, and has hands on experience in managing datacentre, network, and security practices. He has held several leadership roles in organizations like Airtel, Reliance, Cisco & others prior to joining IFTAS. Prasad has been involved in strategy, technology development & execution for various financial institutions including Private sector banks, Public sector banks, Co-operative banks, Foreign banks and Non-Banking financial institutions. Prasad’s previous role was as an entrepreneur, where he incubated WhiteRock Consulting, an organization focused on building technology solutions like big data, analytics & infrastructure management for various industries including agriculture, manufacturing & shipping.
Prasad also works for the cause of sustainable agriculture, spending his free time developing integrated farming concepts at rural level, bringing communities together for collective farming, and helping villages with water harvesting & conservation techniques.
Senior Vice President & Business Head - RBI Payments
Amit Gupta has over 22 years of experience in software product and services industry for verticals such as banking, logistics & supply chain, manufacturing, telecom and others in various technology leadership roles. Prior to joining IFTAS, Amit held senior technology leadership positions at Riversand, Kewill, Adayana and Tata Consultancy Services. Using the global delivery model, Amit has worked extensively in multiple geographies and has led several mission critical technology initiatives successfully in banking and other industry verticals.
Amit holds a Bachelor of Technology (B. Tech.) degree in Electrical Engineering from IIT Kharagpur and has done Executive MBA from IIM Calcutta.
SVP, Head - Cloud Services & Centre Head - Hyderabad