Leadership Team

Deepak Chandnani – CEO

  • Has over 30 years of experience across a wide range of industries.
  • CEO, Obopay Inc. in Redwood City, California.
  • Managing Director, NCR Corporation India.
  • Senior leadership positions in companies like Hindustan Unilever and Citibank.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi and MBA from Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad.

Kishore Kothapalli – Joint CEO

  • Serial entrepreneur – retail, real estate
  • B. Tech from Institute of Technology, Banaras Hindu University
  • MBA in Marketing and Finance from Kellogg School of Management

Pratap Pingali – Chief Executive Officer

  • Promoter Director and Chief Operating Officer of Vasant Scribes
  • Instrumental in building it into one of the biggest transcription companies in India, which was sold in 2008
  • Bachelors in Law, Masters in Personnel Management, PG Diplomas in Marketing and Financial Management
  • Associate Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India

Sundar Balasubramanian – Chief Financial Officer

  • 20+ years of experience in the field of Finance & Accounts
  • Director Finance ( Country Finance Manager ) for Adecco India

Venkat Kalyanaraman – Chief Infrastructure Officer

  • 14 years experience in the payments industry
  • Regional Technical Director for VeriFone Asia Pacific
  • Led tech support, managed services line of business and new business initiatives covering the entire ASPAC region
  • Bachelors in Computer Science and MBA from University of Texas at Dallas

Sunil Rongala – Chief Risk Officer

  • Chief Economist of Murugappa Group
  • Asia-Pacific Economist for Deloitte LLP
  • Diploma in Economics from the London School of Economics
  • Ph.D. in International Economics from Claremont Graduate University, California