Management Team

Management team
Expertise, experience, and unparalleled commitment
John Cherian
John is responsible for the overall growth and direction of enParadigm.

He has co-founded enParadigm with the single-minded objective of designing learning solutions that create visible business impact. John brings in deep expertise in business consulting, drawn from his work with over 350 clients across sectors.

In his free time, he can be found spending time with his family, or keeping up with the latest business trends. John holds an Engineering Degree in Computer Science and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
Kumar Veetrag
Kumar leads product and technology teams for enParadigm’s business simulations.

He has conceptualized and built multiple simulation platforms for various industries including Apparel Retail, Financial Services, Engineering, Information Technology, Manufacturing etc..

In his free time, he spends time decoding the game mechanics of popular board games or tinkering with a new technology framework. Kumar holds an Engineering Degree in Computer Science and an MBA from Virginia Tech., USA.
Arun Subramanian
Arun leads new sales and marketing initiatives at enParadigm.

He constantly explores innovative ways to understand our client’s pain points, and help them overcome it. Arun comes with a global perspective derived from a career spanning across 3 continents at companies like Philips, Whirlpool and Technopak consulting.

An avid basketball player, Arun is also our resident gadget guru – keeping up with the latest trends in technology. Arun holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, as well as an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
Hanuman Kamma
Hanuman heads enParadigm’s Mobile Marketing Platforms business.

He has led the conceptualization and launch of the SmartSell mobile platform which is used by over 10,000 financial services agents and advisors. Hanuman has handled roles in engineering, marketing, and sales, with companies like Delphi, Ingersoll Rand and Essar.

In his spare time, he keeps up with the latest business trends and has a new-book-every-flight policy. Hanuman holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electronics Engineering and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
Prashanth Mahadeva
Prashanth handles enParadigm’s mobile technology and marketing content initiatives.

He leads a team of engineers, designers and content writers to build marketing help-kits for sales people in financial services industry. Prashanth brings in expertise from his varied professional roles in technology, marketing and direct sales with companies like Infosys, Diageo and PageGroup.

An avid backpacker and medieval history buff, he explores cities and countries with a particular interest in local culture and cuisine. Prashanth holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from IIM Lucknow.
Suhas Shetiya
Suhas leads enParadigm’s business modeling and program delivery teams.

He has created complex, learning-linked business scenarios for companies like Asian Paints, Metso, Bajaj Allianz, Arvind Brands, and Aditya Birla Group. Prior to enParadigm, Suhas ran a management education company and consulted with clients in FMCG space.

Once a part of the IIM-Bangalore chess team, Suhas plays and actively follows chess. He also loves to travel with his family. Suhas holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communication, as well as MBA from IIM Bangalore.
Network of experts
Kalyan Vaidyanathan
Kalyan assists diverse businesses in the areas of Capability building, Supply chain, management, Strategy execution, Business transformation and Excellence. Based in Singapore, he travels around the region to deliver Workshops, Training and Coaching assignments.

Kalyan commenced his career with Wipro and has had a stint in TVS. He held Asia-pacific and Global leadership roles with leading corporates such as GE, ICI, Philips and GSK.

As his pastime activities, Kalyan enjoys reading, listening to music (a percussionist himself), long walks and time with family. He is a published author. Kalyan is a gold medallist from College of Engg., Guindy and has an MBA from Rutgers Business School.
Ajit Mantagani
Earlier a CEO of Arvind Mills, Ajit has had a distinguished career spanning 40 years in various top management roles in companies like Asian Paints, Comcraft, Berger Paints, Murugappa Group, Raymond and NSL Group. He is the founder of Gameplan Consultancy and an accredited CEO coach.

Ajit mentors top leaders in many large Indian and multinational companies. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA from IIM Ahmedabad.
Dr. Bibek Banerjee
Dr Banerjee has delivered numerous senior management development programs for organizations such as Coca Cola, Ericsson, the Aditya Birla Group, Genpact, Microsoft, the Citigroup, Infosys, TATA group, Unilever India (HUL), HDFC Bank, TVS Group, BPCL, IOC, GAIL, ORG-MARG, Maharaja Group (Sri Lanka) and Comcraft Steel (Kenya).

Professor Bibek Banerjee is currently the Senior Dean of Strategic Initiatives and Planning at the Ahmedabad University and Professor at the Amrut Mody School of Management. In his distinguished career, he was earlier the Director of IMT Ghaziabad, and Professor of Marketing and Economics at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIMA). He earned his PhD in economics and marketing science from Purdue University’s Krannert Graduate School of Management.
Ramesh Srinivasan
Ramesh brings over 27 years professional experience in marketing and management positions in premier computer companies in India and abroad. He was the Head of Operations in Singapore for Far-East Computers (now part of HCL Technologies) for over 5 years before he started his own consulting firm in 1997.

He was earlier heading national marketing at Digital India for over four years. Ramesh is a domain expert in Banking, Workflow Automation, CRM and BPO, and has worked with several large and medium software organizations both in India and abroad in areas of business development consulting, large account management, business planning and setting up of new operations.

Ramesh is a trained Executive Coach for senior executives and is also a visiting faculty at IIM-Bangalore. He holds a post-graduate degree in Management from Xavier Labor Relations Institute (XLRI).
Rajan Narayanan
Rajan brings rich insights and entrepreneurial flair to a global IT career spanning three decades. he first handled offshore projects as early as 1983. As Senior Vice President at MindTree Ltd., he led the Retail, Media & Entertainment, Publishing Research & Information Services, Government, and Construction & Realty verticals. He has also held leadership positions with IBM, built his own software firm and is on the board of the COMMON Americas Advisory Council.

Rajan is widely travelled and has vast exposure in working with and supporting customers in varied industry segments in the Americas, Europe and Asia Pacific.
Garvit Bhandari
Garvit brings in wide-ranging experience from a diverse professional career – with a mix of development, consulting and finance-centered roles in companies like Wipro and SG Analytics. He also leverages insight from building his own business.

Garvit holds an Engineering Degree in Computer Science and an MBA from Virginia Tech., USA.