Sreeprakash Neelakantan

Trivandrum, India

F​ounder/MD Sreeprakash N, called Sree, is one of India's most experienced IT professional, who has extensive expertise in hardware & software, from to micro-controllers to mainframe.

Sree's journey into IT started at the age of 17 when he passed the City and Guilds of London Exam with Credit. In the year 1978, he graduated with honors from the College of Engineering, Trivandrum (CET) in Electrical Engineering with Computer Systems as a special subject.

Starting his career with ORG Systems in Bombay as Customer Engineering Manager, he had the opportunity to look after 8-bit computers to Sperry Univac mainframe at Indian Airlines. Later he was the recipient of a special award from ORG, for his commendable contribution during the 'Reserve Bank of India Bank Clearing House implementations' in the early 80s. During the banking computerization in India, he was selected to be a part of the first team that was trained in Paris for MICR check encoding.

Sree's career took off to yet another high as he joined KLM Royal Dutch Airlines as their Information Technology Manager for Middle East and South Asia. He won the Top Quality Performance Award in 1995; and received the award from Bram F. Steller, then Vice President KLM.

Sree made a deep impact in the efficiency of technology implementations at KLM that resulted in huge cost saving.

Some of Sree's inventions include:

Flight Load Scanner: A sales forcasting tool to help optimal filling of flights, this was implemented world wide.

Telex Scanner: First time, the printer based messaging system was fully automated as a desktop tool, with search etc, in early 80s.

Incident Control/Management System: Highly efficient cell to handle incidents.

​In-Flight Questionnaire Remote Data Entry: Cost effective, error free data processing center was setup in Srilanka.

Frequent Flyer Extention FAMP: Family extension high power database management system was added on top of KLM's frequent flyer programme.

​Flight Hub-Scanner: An efficient tool to optimize connecting times and schedule flights, this was implemented world wide.

As part of his remarkable career, Sree has traveled to more than 30 countries, to implement IT solutions and train IT professionals.

Along with his fast paced career, Sree has also completed the Advanced Software Development Techniques at TIFR/Bombay with distinction. Also, Sree received the Microsoft Certified Solu

  • Work
    • Past IT Manager KLM Airlines
  • Education
    • B.Sc Engineering (Honors)
    • Zend PHP5 Certified Engineer
    • Advanced SEO Certified
    • NCSDCT TIFR (Bombay)
    • Six Sigma Green Belt