Making a Difference!
Balaji Ramachandran is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of SoftClouds. He has over 20 years of Entrepreneurial & Innovation Leadership that has helped shape today's CX Software Industry.
A consummate team-builder and promoter of Innovation through Collaboration, Bala has focused on CX Solutions, Research, and Strategy around various hybrid implementations. Bala is an experienced Multidisciplinary start-up team builder.
For Bala, Entrepreneurship is synonymous with Leadership. He can be best described as a Humanitarian. Tenacious. Dreamer.
Asokan Ashok is the Chief Technology and Innovation Officer at SoftClouds. He has over 25+ years of International Experience in High Technology sectors, developing Software and Communication Systems.
He is a respected Speaker at International Conferences on Technology. He authors Technology and Visionary articles for leading Magazines around the World. He certainly Disrupts the usual mindset of the Industry as he never resists himself from doing the Unthinkable. This Zeal drives him to come up with the Solutions that beats the Industry Standards and existing Products.
Growth Mindset is his ‘mantra’ and seconds the thought - ‘’Learning is not attained by Chance; it must be sought after with Diligence’’.
Brian serves as Vice President, Global Strategic Sales for SoftClouds. He is a Transformational Leader developing and implementing growth strategies for 15+ years. Brian has an exceptional track record for developing and executing Innovative New Businesses.
Through this experience, Brian honed his Management, Operational and Sales skills to lead numerous Entrepreneurial Technology endeavours. Leveraging this Retail Experience, Brian Innovated and Created a unique e-Commerce Experience, Wireless International, for the Sale and Subscription of mobile phones.
Mike DowningDirector of PMO and Operations
Mike Downing is the Director of PMO and Operations at SoftClouds. He directs a team of Project Management professionals to execute full lifecycle Customer Experience implementations.
Mike has been managing Software Deployment projects for more than 20 years for various global enterprise organizations. He established himself as the PMO Director to successfully execute & deliver Mission-Critical Systems. Mike is recognized for his in-depth understanding of Business processes especially in the areas of Marketing, Sales and Customer Service Automation.
Shankar Sitapati is the Vice President, Delivery at SoftClouds. He drives better Digital Customer Experience through transformation projects and delivers global CX, CRM, and ERP solutions. His experience lies in Manufacturing Industry with a specialization in B2B e-Commerce. Shankar was honoured with Oracle Retail CIO 2012.
Shankar began his career in Management Consulting solving a wide variety of problems across diverse industries. Most recently, he implemented B2B portals at DJO Global, a medical device manufacturer. Prior to that, he was responsible for the global portfolio of technology applications at one of the largest global personalized product manufacturers at National Pen.
Outside SoftClouds, Shankar is active in the San Diego community on several community-oriented boards including the Association of IT Professionals (AITP), Connected International, a San Diego based non-profit providing healthcare to underserved kids, and the Scripps Ranch Little League.