Mr. Madhavan Nambiar has spent over 36 years as a career civil servant in the Indian Administrative Service with many of these years focused on Information Technology. Mr. Nambiar most recently served as Secretary to the Government of India, first in the Ministry of Information Technology and then in the Ministry of Civil Aviation. Earlier, he held posts as Chairman and Managing Director of the Electronics Corporation of Tamil Nadu Ltd (ELCOT) and Tamil Nadu Industrial Development Corporation (TIDCO). Mr. Nambiar also served as Secretary to the Government of Tamil Nadu in the Department of Information Technology. In addition to his government experience, Mr. Nambiar has rich teaching background. He is a Fellow at the Judge Business School, University of Cambridge, an Associate Professor at Columbia University, and a Visiting Fellow at Oxford University. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Loyola College, Madras University and Master of Business Administration from Faculty of Management Studies, Delhi University.
Mr.Sanjoy Sarma, Vice President and Chief Technology Officer at Alcatel-Lucent India. Sanjoy has over 30 years of experience in developing and successfully managing businesses across a wide range of sectors and markets. As CTO and as a part of Senior Leadership Team, Sanjoy's prime responsibility is to drive the company's new business initiatives in India and neighboring countries. Sanjoy joined Alcatel-Lucent in 2008.
Sanjoy began his career with Hewlett Packard in 1983 and worked in HP for 11 years. His prime responsibility at Hewlett Packard was to lead Major market segments viz. Defence and Telecom.
In 1994 Sanjoy joined AT&T India to head up their Switching sales and in his 11 year carrier at AT&T / Lucent Technologies he and his team were responsible for some major path breaking sales and business initiatives both in the government and private sector.
In 2005 Sanjoy joined Telcordia in India as their Regional Vice President and helped set up the Indian entity.
Sanjoy became an entrepreneur post his Telcordia stint. He was the founder Director of a VAS company as well as a Marketing consultancy company.
Sanjoy has his BE (hons) Electrical and Electronics Engineering from B.I.T.S Pilani.
Sankaranarayanan Ramakrishnan has more than 15 years experience in finance and has been part of the core finance team at Alcatel-Lucent since November 1999. He carries rich experience in the field of Financial accounting & management, Treasury Management, Budgeting, Taxation, Audit & Compliance. Sankaranarayanan currently serves as Chief Financial Officer at CARC and heads the Finance, IT & Quality functions. He is a Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant. His previous association includes Hexaware Technologies.
Abida Aneez has over 18 years of experience across both the IT & Manufacturing industry. With extensive cross functional experience in Human Resource Management, HRD, Recruitment, Resource Management & Relationship Management, Abida brings to CARC, her expertise in managing various HR activities including Recruitment, Compensation & Benefits, Performance Management, Training & Development, Competency Mapping, Employee Relations and others. Abida currently serves as Head - HR & Admin at CARC. She holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master's degree in Public Administration from Calicut University and an MBA-HR degree from Madras University.