Chandrasekkar Coimbatore Srinivasan
IT Consultant and Ideapreneur in Coimbatore
Recent Positions Held:
Founder and Chief Technology Officer @ ESP Infoway Private Limited,
a technology consulting company helping businesses ranging from startups to SME’s leverage technology for sustained growth.
Director and Chief Innovation Officer @ Aequitas Global,
a KPO fostering small and medium businesses over a wide range of business functions.
Co-Founder and Head–Technology, Innovation & Resources @ Minveli Infotech Pvt. Ltd.,
a web and application development company.
An Engineering Graduate with a PG diploma in Business Management, he started his career in 1993 as an R&D Engineer in a premier company in the business of Textile Industry automation. He was a key member of their product development team that was successful in the indigenous development of the company’s flagship product.
His quest for innovation and entrepreneurship made him move on to Industrial and Process Automation and he started his own company Trend Automations 2 years later, offering specialized turnkey and niche technology solutions for wide range of prestigious clients.
He has a total of 22 years experience of which the last 15 years are in the field of IT industry.
A strong supporter of Open Source Software, he has been instrumental in the design and delivery of several web based applications and products, effectively utilizing his technical skills in multiple platforms and frameworks.
He was Director - Product Development for a US Based Company and successfully led a RDBMS Product Development team (based on PostgreSQL, a pioneer Open Source Project) from 2007 till 2009.
Apart from technology, he is also involved in other functions like Resources (People & Infrastructure), Systems, Practices, Marketing, Branding, Change Management, Risk, Vendor, and Research. He is actively involved in social networking and was the Founder-Treasurer of IIHR, a platform for HR Professionals from the IT and ITES industry, with active participation of HR professionals across the region.
He is also a member on the Advisory Board / Board of Studies for several reputed Educational institutions in the region. His interests are focused on innovation and entrepreneurship and he is passionate in promoting them among the future citizens.