Venkat is self-motivated leader with good global client relationships, from pre-sales, post sales and during delivery of project and production support of mission critical applications. At Synoverge, Venkat is responsible for managing the Japan operations and working closely with clients in the region.
Venkat also mentors the Synoverge Enterprise Applications practice globally.
Prior to Synoverge, Venkat headed Japan and Korea Sales for IBS. He was instrumental in setting up new office in Korea, developing travel and cargo terminal customers and expanding airline customer base. In addition, he also headed service delivery function for East Asia covering projects in Japan, Korea, China and Taiwan.
Earlier, Venkat spend over 9 years at Patni Computers (NYSE: PTI) focusing on business development in Enterprise Applications, Engineering Services for Customers in Manufacturing Domain. At Patni, he was responsible for developing new long term relationship and advising clients on setting up Japan - India delivery operations and governance structure around that.
He has a degree in Mechanical Engineering (B.Tech.) from SV University and a post-graduate in Industrial Engineering and Management from NITIE (National Institute of Industrial Engineering), Mumbai, India. He has also been certified on Japanese language competency as; JLPT Level 2 and JETRO Business Japanese Test – J2.