Head – Systems – Metro Cash and Carry India P. Ltd
|Current Designation & Role
|Head – Systems
|Current Company Name
|Metro Cash and Carry India P. Ltd
|Past Company Names
|Jarir Group of Companie – KSA, Shaw Wallace and Company Ltd., Monsanto India Ltd., Ingersoll Rand (I) Ltd., UDV Ltd., Glaxo India Ltd., ACC Ltd., Siemens Ltd.
|No of Years in the IT Industry
|City you live in currently and since when
|Bengaluru, 2 years
|Native Town/ City you belong
|Language you are proficient with
|Tamil, English, Hindi and Marathi
|B.Com (Hons)., AICWA, DMS, MFM
|Awards and Recognitions Received CIO
|Few of them in academics
|Gadgets you love the most and why
|Ipod, Iphone – for its sheer video/audio
|What makes you laugh
|The ignorance of children when they speak the truth in front of others and put you to shame.
|Current book you are reading and what you love about it
|The Ultimate Gift (Basically teaches youngsters value of money)
|Books you enjoyed reading the most
|(Charles Dickens – one of the several books that I read with my wife…the habit of reading literary books inducted by my wife)
|Software company you admire and why
|Wipro and SAP for their execution excellence
|Hardware company your admire and why
|HP and IBM for their rocking hardware
|IT personality you admire and why
|Narayan Murthy for making India known globally in high esteem.
|Your best moment in your career till date
|Setting up the entire Systems Department from scratch in UDV Ltd when the company began its operations in India way back in 1994.
|Your best moment in personal life
|When I became a Father.
|Music You Like
|Movies You Like
|Action, Comedy and Children’s
|Most Liked Travel Destination
|Why do you like your job
|Innovation, Excitement, Challenges and thrill of Execution
|Most favorite quote
|There are no permanent friends, no permanent enemies, only permanent passengers.