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EXECUTIVE TEAM

Leadership
is an action,
not a position

Kamal Budhabhatti

Kamal founded Craft Silicon in 2000 & under his leadership, Craft Silicon is recognized as a powerful software house in the BFSI space for emerging markets. From a single office in Africa to development centers and relationship o­ffices in India and USA, Kamal is the driving force behind Craft Silicon.

Today, Kamal continues to follow his passion & vision to position Craft Silicon as one of the best financial technology companies in the world.

Priya Budhabhatti

Priya brings a deep knowledge of process, compliance and corporate governance to Craft Silicon. Under her guidance, the business is anchored in ensuring that every action and every interaction is done in an ethical and professional way. Priya also takes a keen interest in training and engagement to ensure focus on consistently improving employee performance.

Priya heads Craft Silicon Foundation, the social responsibility arm.

Dhimant Shah

Dhimant, as CEO gives strategic direction to Craft Silicon, defining the portfolio of offerings while nurturing a strong leadership team to drive its execution.

Dhimant has over 3 decades of global experience in Fintech services and FMCG, with a strong track record of driving digital transformation for globally recognized enterprises, executing business turnarounds and managing successful acquisitions.

Committed to decisions
Flexible in approach

Siva Kumar

Siva Kumar, CEO-Craft Silicon Asia, brings with him a wealth of experience in Information Technology, Banking, and Microfinance. Siva Kumar joined Craft Silicon, Kenya in 2000 & has held several leadership positions leading to his appointment as CEO.

His astute business acumen & uncanny foresight have been instrumental in creating the Craft Silicon suite of products and services and positioning Craft Silicon India as a strong leader in this domain.

Fredrick Okwaro

Fredrick joined Craft Silicon in 2007 and has held multiple roles in driving projects, account management and delivery management for clients in the Africa regions. Fredrick is responsible for the deployment of all enterprise applications in the Microfinance vertical.

Sujit Saini

Responsible for financial decision making and providing strategic financial input, while overseeing the accounting process along with playing key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to improve and maintain the financial health of company.

The World is changed
by your example,
not opinion

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Venugopala K

Venu is a veteran of the Banking, Logistics and MFI domain with over 30 years of corporate experience, with the last 15 years at Craft Silicon. Solutions, design and implementation are his forte and he has integrated design & implementation to best serve the business needs. Venu has contributed extensively to the growth of BR.Net.

Vinish Shah

Vinish has over 20 years of experience working with BFSI, IT, Telecom and System Integration companies. With Craft Silicon since 2015, Vinish is an experienced leader in Service Management, Business Development, Service Delivery and Operations. He currently drives the company's expansion strategies, business development and customer engagement.

Jaimohan Purushothaman

Jai Mohan leads the Craft Silicon Delivery Center in Ahmedabad, India. Under Jai’s leadership the center ensures timely and accurate customer deliveries, effective troubleshooting and building positive and productive working relationships with customers across Asia and Africa.

Jai Mohan has also worked at Craft Silicon’s HQ in Nairobi, Kenya and as the Country Manager for the Uganda business.

Jaimohan Purushothaman

Jai Mohan leads the Craft Silicon Delivery Center in Ahmedabad, India. Under Jai’s leadership the center ensures timely and accurate customer deliveries, effective troubleshooting and building positive and productive working relationships with customers across Asia and Africa.

Jai Mohan has also worked at Craft Silicon’s HQ in Nairobi, Kenya and as the Country Manager for the Uganda business.

Pradeep Subramaniyan

Pradeep heads product development for Craft Silicon, Asia. With over 13 years at Craft Silicon, he is an expert on solutioning for clients with the BR.Net suite and ensuring seamless third-party integrations for Core Banking systems. Pradeep is proficient in Microsoft technologies and Android Management Studio development.

Pradeep Subramaniyan

Pradeep heads product development for Craft Silicon, Asia. With over 13 years at Craft Silicon, he is an expert on solutioning for clients with the BR.Net suite and ensuring seamless third-party integrations for Core Banking systems. Pradeep is proficient in Microsoft technologies and Android Management Studio development.

Always stronger
T.O.G.E.T.H.E.R

Sujay S.V.

Sujay, an IT industry stalwart in product implementation & project management. At Craft Silicon he has handled number of overseas implementations of BR.Net, third-party integrations of BR.Net with Core Banking systems, implementation of mobility solutions like Trucell and GLOW and several other releases and developments.

Sujay S.V.

Sujay, an IT industry stalwart in product implementation & project management. At Craft Silicon he has handled number of overseas implementations of BR.Net, third-party integrations of BR.Net with Core Banking systems, implementation of mobility solutions like Trucell and GLOW and several other releases and developments.

Nagarajan P.

Nagarajan has extensive experience in managing Customer Support and Project Management Offices for offshore clients with more than 25 years of experience in various domains, specialising in the Financial sector for the last 15 years. Nagarajan focuses on the closure of Incidents and Service Requests within Service Level Agreements and Customer Satisfaction and is certified auditor for ISO 20000-1(ITSMS) and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in SQL Server.

Nagarajan P.

Nagarajan has extensive experience in managing Customer Support and Project Management Offices for offshore clients with more than 25 years of experience in various domains, specialising in the Financial sector for the last 15 years. Nagarajan focuses on the closure of Incidents and Service Requests within Service Level Agreements and Customer Satisfaction and is certified auditor for ISO 20000-1(ITSMS) and Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist in SQL Server.

Ananth Sagar

Ananth Sagar joined Craft Silicon in 2005 and has held multiple roles in development, support, implementation, driving projects, account management and delivery management for clients. He currently drives the company's key customer account and delivery management.

Ranthir

Ranthir is experienced in Data Center Design and Management, Migration, Information Security and Cyber Security. A certified auditor for ISO 9001 (QMS), ISO 27001 (ISMS), ISO 20000-1 (ITSMS) and AS9100C, he currently manages the company's IT Infrastructure and Compliance for Asia operations. Ranthir has over 16 years of experience working with IT, ITES, telecom, engineering and animation services, hospitality and system integration companies.