Head of Sales, EdgeVerve Asia
Abhishek is currently responsible for market penetration and
business development strategies of EdgeVerve for Asia market including pivotal markets of ASEAN and China. Prior to this,
Abhishek was head of Product Management for Services vertical of Infosys. In his product role, he was instrumental in
developing product roadmaps aimed towards market differentiation for several incubation Infosys products. A computer
engineering graduate from National University of Singapore, his line of work required him to research intensively and
contribute industry thought leadership. Abhishek is published on several leading online resources including
CustomerThink.com, Tnooz, etc. He blogs on LinkedIn as well.
Associate Consultant, Product Strategy – Finacle, Infosys
Aboli is an accountant by profession, and has three years of industry experience. She works with
the Finacle Product Strategy Team, the group which devises the future course of Finacle. Aboli’s activities form part of the
Finacle Reconciliation Solution. Aboli has a special interest in the area of regulations and compliance.
Aboli has produced competitive intelligence reports on Islamic banking and alert systems. She is also
responsible for different country studies and secondary research. In addition, Aboli takes an active part in documenting all
the strategy processes and policies.
Aboli holds a bachelor’s degree in commerce, with specialization in accounting, costing and taxation. She
is also an associate member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.
Assoc. Vice President & Head - EMEA, Finacle at Infosys Technologies Ltd
Amit has over 14 years of experience in information technology, more than 11 years of which have been in
the banking technology space. Having led the Finacle business in regions across the world from South East Asia to Africa
before he moved into the present role to build and expand Finacle operations in EMEA, Amit brings a wealth of experience
from the international business environment to this role.
He is a keen strategist and holds a distinct perspective on core banking technology. He has been a regular
contributor on the subject in business and IT publications across the globe.
Product Manager – Finacle, Infosys
Amit Vats takes care of new age banking solutions, with a focus on new product development in the IT
space. During the last 12 years at Infosys, Amit has been responsible for conceptualizing and creating multiple products for
Finacle, helping the company make significant gains in the area. In addition, he functions as a product manager overseeing
multiple product releases in channel banking.
Amit’s favorite topics include channel banking, product management, and new product development.
Consultant, Finacle Product Strategy, Infosys
Anish Kanayi works on incubation and institutionalization of product ideas, as well as conception
of policies and procedures. He also tracks product lines such as data management and analytics, in addition to monitoring
different regulatory initiatives. He is a former banker with more than nine years’ experience in the domain.
His blog covers trends in retail banking and how they impact technology solution providers.
Associate Consultant, Finacle-FNPR, Infosys
Ankit Jain has close to two years of hands-on experience as a functional consultant on the liability
module of Finacle Core.
Informed by this experience, Ankit will blog on significance of customer loyalty and how it is transforming
today’s banking landscape.
Senior Associate Consultant, Finacle, Infosys
Anupam has more than four years of experience in the banking domain. As part of the pre-sales team,
Finacle Core Banking Solution, he has been integral to many demo and request for proposal (RFP) activities.
He has cleared the Junior Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers (JAIIB) examinations, and has
multiple National Stock Exchange's Certification in Financial Markets (NCFM) credentials. He is also a level three chartered
financial analyst (CFA).
Anupam will blog about emerging trends in banking, financial markets, and technology.
Anuradha is working as a Principal Consultant in Product Strategy Group at Finacle. She has 15 years of industry
experience in the areas of Retail Banking, Channels, Payments, Retail and Corporate Lending, Branch Banking and Process Re-
engineering. At Infosys, she has worked on Roadmap and Strategy definition, Strategic Content generation and New Market
entry strategies, Policy and Processes Development and Business Planning. With a strong background in product definition and
development of product requirements based on market trends, competitor analysis and product roadmap, Anuradha has key
experience in some of the strategic pre-sales activities as well as internal initiatives in Finacle.
Anuradha holds a Master’s degree in Management from Mumbai University and is a certified PMP.
Vice President, Product Delivery Head, Finacle
Software Product Leader handling engineering for Finacle Banking Distribution Products. Arun has over 25 years of
principle-centered leadership, technical excellence and sustained value creation.
Job title- Senior Product Line Manager
Bala is responsible for the Product Management function for lending, deposits and trade
finance in Finacle Core.
Balwant C Surti is an industry Principal with Infosys and Heads the Enterprise
Architecture and Solutions practice in Finacle Consulting. He has been a banker for over 17 years.
Product Manager for EdgeVerve
Bernie Foley currently works as Product Manager for Edgeverve within the Dublin R&D Lab, developing next
generation digital banking products for their European market.
She has worked in IT throughout her career as a programmer, analyst, development manager and product manager building business software products
for some of the most successful companies in the world. She has worked within multi-national organisations and start-ups within the banking and
financial services industries in Europe and US. She believes that the product strategy is key to effective product definition and delivery and am
an advocate of continuous customer involvement when building successful products.
Financial Services professional with IT orientation & expertise, exposure to Banking and Asset
Management domain. Having work experience of more than 18 years in Financial and IT Sector. Currently working in Infosys
Limited as Lead Consultant in the Core Banking and Wealth Management Services domain of Professional Services group, falls
under the overall umbrella of Consulting Services of Finacle. The job profile primarily is to support the pre sales and post
sales services of Core Banking and Investment Banking suite of products.
The Academic Credentials includes Master in Physics and MBA in Marketing and Finance. Have also done the
CAIIB from Indian Institute of Bankers and NCFM Certification on Mutual Funds and Derivatives Markets (Dealers) from
National Stock Exchange.
Senior Associate Consultant
Devleena has been working as a Senior Associate Consultant for Enterprise Management Solution. At Infosys, she has worked
on various domains like Pre sales and Product development of e-Banking solution and has also helped in driving several
projects like Finacle Alert server integration, Instrument Management , Offer and Catalogue management.
She has earned the GEM Award during her tenure with product development for e-Banking. On the personal
front, she is passionate about music and believes that Honesty and hard work go hand in hand. Devleena’s blogging space is
devoted to upcoming trend in Banking Space to make the readers aware of the intricacies of Mobile banking and to address the
vital issues hindering the optimal use of M-banking
Product Manager – Finacle
Ethan Wang has over 15 years of experience in information technology and banking space. He works with the Finacle Product
Strategy Team, based in Singapore. His primary focus is thought-leadership collaboration and product innovation – including
digitalization, Fintech ecosystem and new technology/business-model trends especially in APAC region.
Prior joining Infosys, Ethan was a Research Director from Gartner’s global banking advisory team. He was
also a wealth management banker at HSBC and held a variety of consulting roles at IBM.
Associate Consultant, Banking-Finacle, Infosys
As a business analyst and consultant at Infosys, Gaurav Gupta has two years of experience in
customer relationship management (CRM) in the banking domain.
His area of interest lies in streamlining the banking process using core banking solutions.
Senior Associate Consultant
Gaurav has been working as a senior associate consultant for Finacle. At Infosys, he has worked on
project “Finacle Enterprise” whereby he is in to Multi-channel Customer acquisition,, which aims at providing software
solutions to banks for making new age offers to customers across channels and then providing a true multi-channel experience
to end users, whereby customers can move seamless across channels.
Gaurav has worked with Axis Bank Ltd., India for Stressed Assets management, Corporate Credits and Retail
Gaurav blogging space is devoted to upcoming trend in Multi- channel Banking and Basel norms in banks .
Senior Product Line Manager
Brief Description: Jaymalya Palit, has been with Infosys for over 16 years and is responsible for the
product management and development of Finacle Enterprise. Palit has been working with Finacle clients and prospects and
industry analysts across the globe in formulating the strategy and roadmap of Finacle for over a decade.
Lead Consultant, Finacle, Infosys
Jaya Sudha Mahajanam looks after presales activities for the Infosys Finacle Unit, concentrating on Europe
region. Jaya has worked on Finacle product development and Finacle CRM in the past.
Banking, financial services, economics, and banking products represent the focal points of her writing.
Senior Associate Consultant, Finacle, Infosys
As a functional consultant in the product development domain, Kislay Singh has been working on servicing
and regulatory requirements for loans, limits and collaterals, and loan syndication, with a primary focus on the U.S market.
Kislay has also been associated with enhancements in the area of Islamic Banking and is one of the primary functional
anchors for driving the implementation of FINUX Infrastructure.
Kislay holds a Master’s degree in Management from IIFT, Delhi. He has been with Finacle for close to two
His topics of interest include banking trends and practices, retail and commercial lending, Islamic
banking, risk and compliance, user interface and usability, and channel management.
Senior Associate Consultant
Madhumita is working in Infosys as a Senior Associate Consultant in Finacle for the Payments Module and has a prior
experience of around 4 years in customer service and branch banking with a leading bank of India. At Infosys, she has worked
on various Payment solutions like Clearing, Bill Pay , SWIFT and is also one of the primary functional anchor for driving
the implementation of FINUX Infrastructure across modules. She has also earned certifications like AMFI and NCFM.
Madhumita’s blogging space is devoted to changes in traditional banking and upcoming trends in Banking
Space like innovations in banking channels, NFC, RDC and Mobile Banking.
Manish Jain is an Industry Principal with Finacle. He is a banking professional, with 18 years of
experience in the retail, corporate banking, capital markets and insurance, and financial services industries, across
locations in India. He has worked with renowned financial services organizations before joining Infosys.
Manish has published and written various banking articles, on topics such as bank account number
portability, reputation risk management, and customer conversion. He is part of Finacle’s solution consulting and ADT
Senior Associate Consultant
Medha has been working as a Senior Associate Consultant in the Product Management Group in Finacle.
At Infosys, she has worked on projects bringing up totally new banking related solutions that are currently not offered by
She has earned certifications, including CA Level1 and many NCFM certifications like Capital & Derivative
Markets. Medha’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming trends in Banking Space giving banks the competitive edge.
Pallavi is a Lead Consultant with Finacle product group in Infosys Limited. She is associated with
development of product functionalities with a keen focus on user experience. She is an avid blogger on a breadth of banking
related domain areas and technology trends. Her blogs have been published in internal and public sites devoted to innovation
and developments in financial industry.
Associate Vice President & Principal Technology Architect for Finacle
Peter is driving technology architecture for Finacle core Banking software. He has a long history of working in the Enterprise application ecosystem at Infosys, Microsoft and Intel. He provides a holistic view & deep knowledge of current capabilities and advances in technology. Peter drives innovation and transformation balancing architectural risk with business value. He was responsible for evangelism & adoption of new technologies, innovations and transformations such as; user experience, mobility, BI & analytics, integration technologies, cloud adoption and migration strategies. He has practical experience keeping global mission critical core business systems up and running. He has a track record of successful project deployments and system upgrades. He is very passionate in talking to customers, a spokesman for showcase activities highlighting best practices and business value.
Peter, has an MBA in Operations Research/Decision Science from University of Oregon - Charles H. Lundquist College of Business.
Associate Vice President and Lead Product Manager – Finacle, Infosys
Rajashekara heads Finacle Product Strategy and has more than 16 years of industry experience. As part of
the Finacle Product Management Group, he has been instrumental in many releases of Finacle product in the last decade. He
has a special interest in the areas of risk management, regulations and compliance aspects. In addition to having published
several thought papers and research papers in the areas of risk management, delivery channels, retail banking, compliance,
and regulations, he is also on the expert panel of McKinsey Quarterly, and a member of XBRL Abstract Modeling Group. He has
filed several patents in areas like delivery channels, offline banking, and customer experience
Senior Associate Consultant, Infosys Finacle
Rajesh Kumar Sahu is a Functional Consultant in the "Banking Product Domain" with Infosys for the last 22
months. In his previous roles he has 10 months of direct functional experience in Banking Industry and 36 months of IT
experience (technical and domain) in Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI) Sector.
Rajsekar has been working as a Lead consultant in the Finacle Core Banking Solution Consulting Team At
Infosys, he has worked on bid management projects like EOI’s RFI’s, RFP’s etc. as part of the solution consulting practice
Rajsekar’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming trend in Banking Space like customer service, linkage to
Rajeswara has been working as senior consultant in FNADTEAS team, he has worked on different aspects of
core banking implementation right from Design, Solution, Configuration, Testing and Data migration areas. He has 10 years of
rich experience in retail banking and has worked on different banking product implementations.
Rajeswara’s blogging space is devoted to technology changes that impacts banks and customers.
Lead Consultant, Finacle, Infosys
As a lead consultant at Finacle, Raman Preet Kaur is responsible for Requirements Gathering and Gap
Analysis in the Retail Banking space. Her specific interest lies in Risk Management.
Her favorite topics apart from Retail Banking include: Channel Management, Risk and Compliance, Financial
Inclusion and Wealth Management.
Industry Principal – Banking, Finacle, Infosys
Reghunathan Sukumara Pillai has over 19 years of experience in banking industry. He specializes in areas
like core banking and allied solutions. Reghu has handled presales and solution design for opportunities across the globe.
He has also played a pivotal role in deal conversion for multiple worldwide opportunities.
His blogs dwell on his areas of interest – namely, banking trends, innovation, transformation, product
development and sales.
Ribhu has been working as a Functional Lead with Finacle ODS. At Infosys, she has worked with Finacle WMS
before joining FODS. Ribhu’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming trend in Banking Space like changing investment
preferences, new investment avenues etc.
Global Head of Alliances and Marketing, EdgeVerve Systems Ltd
Richard Longo has significant experience in working with financial institutions and companies of all asset tiers that are going through banking business and technology transformations. He has a strong experience in identifying, planning and executing on those business strategies. In his current role, he serves as Chief Strategy Officer at EdgeVerve for the Finacle universal banking suite.
He has successfully led the launch of a next generation core banking solution, written completely in Java and built using SOA principles to the U.S. market. Knowledgeable in starting up new ventures from the ground up. In addition, his previous experience extends to being a senior banking officer with broad experience in all aspects of commercial, wealth management, retail operations and strategic business development.
Principal consultant – Product management
Ritesh brings in rich experience in Digital finance and Mobile commerce space, spanning across multiple roles like
Business development, Product management & Marketing. He is currently the product manager for ‘Finacle – Youth banking’ a mobile
only product targeted at the new generation. He has also led Infosys’s relationship with Airtel money as a specialist in the mobile
wallet domain. He tweets his views about FinTech, Digital finance and Mobile money under @riteshandley, blogs on linkedin as well
and has been quoted for opinion on mobile money by magazines like Voice & Data.
Lead product manager, Finacle, Infosys
Banking industry specialist with over 20 years of comprehensive experience in the fields of product
management and strategy, consulting, pre-sales, implementation and business analysis. With focus on Core banking, Channels -
Online banking, Mobile banking & commerce, CRM and Social media.
Chief Business Officer and Global Head of Finacle
Sanat Rao is the Chief Business Officer and Global Head of Finacle. Sanat has over 26 years of experience in international banking and technology led business transformations. His experience spans strategic partnerships with clients through their digital journey across multiple markets globally. In his present role, Sanat is responsible for growing the Finacle business and driving industry leadership with innovations in the banking space.
Having started his career at ANZ Bank, a global financial institution headquartered in Australia, Sanat has had stints with marquee global financial technology organizations. In his previous role as Vice President and Senior Partner at IBM, he was responsible for a portfolio of offerings including cloud consulting services, CIO Advisory, core banking, digital foundation and payments in the BFSI space. He was also deeply engaged with FinTech companies in identifying and nurturing new partnerships that could prove disruptive in the market.
Prior to that, for nearly 14 years till 2013, Sanat played a variety of global roles as part of the Infosys Finacle organization, helping build and scale the brand, with the last position as the Global Head of Client Services and Alliances. In this role, he was responsible driving global sales, client engagement, and strategic alliances for Finacle globally. Sanat's expertise of the banking and financial technology industry is exemplary, having previously been responsible for Infosys' global banking product strategy for the entire Finacle suite. Sanat is based in London but spends much of his time travelling globally to engage with clients.
Functional Consultant, Product Management Group – Finacle, Infosys
Sathyanarayanan is associated as a functional consultant with the CRM product line of Finacle.
He has played a key role in bringing about various enhancements in the product over multiple releases in the past five
Sathyanarayanan holds a Masters in business administration, specializing in information systems and
His blogging space would primarily dwell on – CRM in banking, innovation / trends in customer strategies
and customer experience.
Head – Delivery, Support and Testing, Infosys Finacle
Sheenam is VP and Head of Professional Services for Finacle at EdgeVerve Systems, a product subsidiary of Infosys. In her
role, she is responsible for driving strategy and execution for Finacle global delivery, support and testing. Under her
leadership, Finacle has delivered several complex transformation programs, including a customer migration exceeding 100
Sheenam has over 21 years of rich experience as a business development leader, and has created new lines of
business, developed and implemented strategy, and led large global programs. She has led global teams across varied
functional areas, implementing structured solutions across industries.
Head of Marketing, EdgeVerve
Sunder Madakshira is Head of Marketing at EdgeVerve, the product subsidiary of Infosys Limited. His key area of focus is
creating a robust communication program to engage internal and external audiences. He drives all aspects of marketing
including branding, demand generation, and digital marketing at EdgeVerve.
Sunder has held leadership roles for over 20 years in Sales and Marketing functions in SAP, Infosys, WIPRO,
Hindustan Unilever and VISA.
He is the member of the NASSCOM panel on MARCOM and heads the subgroup on “Making Marcom a Strategic
Function”. His views on marketing have been quoted by publications such as Times of India and Hindu Business Line.
Sunder shares his expertise in Marketing and Sales with B–school students in India and abroad including at
the Indian Institute of Managements in Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Bangalore and Kozhikode, The Symbiosis Group of Institutes and S
P Jain Institute, Mumbai and The Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Internationally, he has spoken at Columbia Business
School, New York and The Stanford Business School in California.
He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from T. A. Pai Management Institute, Manipal, and Graduate
Degree in Engineering from the Bangalore University and has schooled at Kendriya Vidyalaya.
A keen Carnatic music enthusiast, he is learning to play the Veena as a passionate hobby. His views on
marketing can be followed on his weblog www.madakshira.com
Principal Product Architect
Sudhindra has been working as a Principal Product Architect in Finacle. At Infosys,
currently he is working on next generation Enterprise Architecture. He has earned certifications, including TOGAF.
Sudhindra’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming and current technology trends in Banking Space like
Cloud, Mobility and Big Data.
Senior Associate Consultant
Santosh has been working as a senior associate consultant for Payments. At Infosys,
he has worked on project like Relationship Based Pricing & Billing Solution a key transformation in modern banking world and
also helped drive several internal development initiatives like Payment Suspense Process and FinUx infrastructure
He has earned certifications, including CFA Level1 and many NCFM certifications like Capital & Derivative
Markets. Santosh’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming trend in Banking Space like Relationship Based Pricing, Mobile
Also topics on Wealth Management like Algorithm treading and structure products.
Principal Architect, Finacle, Infosys
Shabbir is adept in the field of banking and financial services. His blog will
explore the various facets of this industry.
Senior Consultant – Finacle Product
Shweta works with Finacle as a product manager in the product strategy team. She
has over 10 years of experience in the banking domain, both on the branch banking as well as technology. As a part of the
product strategy team, Shweta drives roadmap and strategy through tracking new trends and studying localization requirements
for key geos.
At Finacle, Shekhar is responsible for formulating and driving key strategies and
roadmap related to mobile enabled Finacle suite of products which includes Finacle mobile banking, Finacle Digital Commerce
and Finacle Inclusion Solution. In addition, he is also involved in managing global alliances for these product lines and
associated marketing activities including thought leadership forums and events. Shekhar has been interacting with several
key analysts in the relevant space and contributed towards related articles, thought papers and blogs for leading
Senior Consultant – Finacle, Infosys
Somil’s career spans seven years in the IT industry. At Infosys, he plays the role of a Senior Consultant for Finacle. He
has also served in various other roles in presale / bid management, business research, and product management. Presently,
Somil manages the Multichannel Framework product, an enterprise-class channel management software.
Somil has been recognized for his skills and expertise with several awards, including the Spot Award and
Platina award for individual contribution and team contribution.
Somil’s blog will feature topics like multichannel banking, online banking, mobile banking, analytics, and
new banking trends.
Senior Principal, Business consulting – Finacle, Infosys
Sunil is an experienced professional with over 17 years of experience in product development, implementation, and
consulting. At Infosys, he is part of the Finacle Solution Consulting practice. He is involved in large banking
transformation programs in the areas of business design and solution architecture. He has led core banking transformation
programs and consulting engagements related to Finacle.
Sunil takes a keen interest in domain and business consulting, core banking transformation, consultative
sales, and product management.
Principal Experience Design, Finacle — Content Solutions and Services, Infosys
Sunita Shelar has over 18 years of experience, of which 16 years have been in the content space. In her tenure at Infosys,
she has conceptualized and operationalized many content solutions and services.
Her current role at Finacle involves enhancing product interface content usability, product documentation,
translation management and managing portal content. She has been integral in getting the Finacle Help and Support portal and
the Finacle PhraseBook up and running.
Her blog posts will cover trends in content areas such as strategies, technologies, marketing, processes,
publishing and maintenance, and their impact on the banking domain.
Consultant – FNPR, Finacle, Infosys
Tarun is a consultant in Finacle for payments module and has been with Infosys for over two years. He has worked on
payment solutions like Clearing, ACH, FPS, SWIFT, and Utility Bill Payment and is the functional anchor driving the FinUX
conversion of payments module.
Tarun’s blogging space is devoted to the latest trends in banking space like social media in banking,
mobile banking, contactless banking and other trends in payments and retail banking. His topic of interest include payments,
retail banking practices and trends, retail lending, and user interface in banking.
Regional Head for South Asia, South East and North Asia, Middle East and
Brief description: Venkat was playing the role of Regional Manager for Finacle in South Asia. Prior to this, he was also
the Regional Manager for Middle East and Africa. With over two decades of sales and regional management experience in the
industry, and close to a decade with Finacle.
VP Product Management
Venkatesh is the Vice-President of Product Management. In this role, he manages the product portfolio, roadmaps and
customer connect globally. In addition, he leads the Analytics charter for the portfolio.
Over the past 8 years in the Analytics domain, he has been in charge of getting products out to the market, starting with
product concepts and then going on to deliver products successfully. These include products related to Advanced Analytics,
Predictive Analysis, Mobility, Big Data and Business Intelligence platform components.
With over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, he has worked on multiple technologies, and has experience leading
teams globally to deliver meaningful products to customers.
Head, Finacle Treasury Professional Services
Vijayakumar Raghunathan heads the Finacle Treasury Professional Services. He is responsible for managing the delivery of
Finacle Treasury implementation and services globally.
Banking and financial services are Vijayakumar’s favorite themes.
Vijayan is part of the Enterprise Architecture services team at Infosys, Finacle. He is passionate about the challenges
involved in solution consulting and enterprise architecture implementations, and is an avid follower of the latest
technologies and developments in the banking technology sector.
Senior Associate Consultant, Finacle, Infosys
Vineet Malpani works on core banking as well as Internet and mobile banking
projects. Technology-driven financial inclusion, technology trends in Internet and mobile banking represent some of his key
Vineet writes extensively on what Internet and mobile banking are trending towards.
Lead Product Manager
Vishwanath (aka TKV) is an avid blogger on topics related to banking, risk management
and capital markets. He has over 25 years of global experience in financial industry spans across domain banking (retail,
corporate, foreign exchange etc.) and in the implementation of several banking software applications. His current role is
defining the product strategy for Finacle core banking that includes retail, corporate, Treasury, Islamic banking and
payments. In addition lead incubation initiatives leveraging current trends in banking and in technology.
Senior Associate Consultant
Vivek has been working as a Senior Associate Consultant for Finacle Core Banking Solution. At
Infosys, he has worked on projects like ANZ bank and has a good knowledge of Assetts domain. He has a penchant for learning
and has done Finacle certifications on Retail loans, Customer Relationship Management and Treasury Modules etc.
Vivek’s blogging space is devoted to upcoming trend in Banking Space like Social Media, NFC and Mobile