Head - Asia Business, Sonata Software
Ananth Padmanabhan is the Head – Asia Business, overlooking the services business for Asia spanning ASEAN, India and the Middle East regions. A seasoned business leader in IT services with over 20 years of cross functional experience, Ananth was earlier based in Singapore for over a decade handling the APAC markets for multiple organizations, including a 3-year entrepreneurial stint before he decided to relocate back to India in 2007. Prior to joining Sonata in 2009, Ananth worked with Aztecsoft (now part of Mindtree), handling the India relationships of global accounts. Ananth is a regular speaker in industry forums. Ananth was awarded Most Influential Retail Tech Leader at Asia Africa GGC Retail & Shopping Centre Conference & Awards in Mumbai! Ananth is an alumnus of IIT Kharagpur and IIM Bangalore.