Chief Executive Officer, Founder
David has been keenly involved in the development and commercialization of various networking technologies and brings more than 30 years’ experience in the communications industry.
Before founding the company in 2002, he held key management positions at Future Software, being responsible for technology strategies and the development of a number of intellectual property assets including the highly successful ISS product line. He was one of the early employees at Infosys Technologies and played a prominent role in developing software as part of its communications software group. He graduated in communications engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.
Vice President – Sales & Strategy
Deepak Raghunathan is a passionate information technology business leader with 15 years of experience in global markets. Deepak specializes in business strategy, sales and go-to-market implementation. Deepak has acquired and built a diverse global client base, achieving multi-millions of dollars in career revenues. With an entrepreneurial track record and thinking, he demonstrates excellent business-technology articulation, with proven experiences working and engaging with trans-national organizations and C-level audiences in over 25 countries. He is adept in various business models and operates with consultative solution methods targeting and setting up the entire eco-system for success through positive evangelization, high integrity customer servicing, channel partnerships, relationship management, deep account penetration and above all practicing with care and empathy.
Deepak has worked with leading organizations – ABN Amro, Calsoft and Veryx, in addition to being an entrepreneur in the past. Deepak completed Bachelors in Technology – IT from Manipal, MAHE.
Senior VP Engineering
Mani is involved in managing several product and technical innovations. He also plays key roles in enabling customer success and technology partnerships. He has 20+ years of communications industry experience,comprising a decade of experience developing networking protocol software, and network systems and another decade towards designing efficient test & measurement solutions for the communication industry. He has been a contributor to technology standards developments with participation in SDOs such as NPF, MEF and IEEE-SA.
Mani completed master’s degree from Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru and Ph.D. Degree from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, both in Computer Science & Engineering. He has authored several peer-reviewed journal and conference publications, and currently also is an adjunct faculty at IIT-Madras. His research interests include game theory applications, cloud radio access networks, software defined networking, network virtualization, security and efficient spectrum management in emerging cellular network generations. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE.
Vice President – Technology
Basil is responsible for key technology initiatives at Veryx.
Basil’s industry experience, spans a variety of projects for product development involving technologies in Cloud, SDN, NFV, IP routing, switching, etc. He is a co-author of the IETF RFC for SDN Controller Benchmarking. He was earlier the co-chair for the Analytics group in CloudEthernet.Org. Before joining Veryx, Basil worked in Flextronics Software Systems (now Aricent), where he was the Senior Engineering Manager involving development of Network Edge and Access products. He graduated in Computer Science from Madras University.
Vice President – Products
Selva heads product engineering efforts at Veryx and contributes to innovations across diverse technologies. Prior to joining Veryx, he worked on a number of embedded communications products involving a variety of routing and switching applications. Formerly, Selva worked in Siemens Public Communication Network Limited, Bangalore and later joined Flextronics Software Systems (formerly Future Software) leading various engineering developments. He completed Master’s degree in Electronics from Anna University.
Vice President – Engineering Services
Alex is responsible for Engineering Services and Consulting business at Veryx.
Alex is a seasoned software engineering management professional with expertise in diverse range of technologies within multiple industry settings. He has more than 20 years of experience in the embedded and networking domain, having worked in organizations such as HCL, Aricent and L&T Infotech. At HCL he led critical project engagements for Cisco and Brocade in the enterprise network switches business unit. At Aricent he was responsible for major software releases of Aricent ISS Software and later also part of the architect team for Aricent Converged Access Solution. Alex graduated in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Bharathiar University, Coimbatore and completed MBA from National Institute of Business Management.
Thomas champions the quality and productivity initiatives at Veryx. His valuable experience in designing, building and implementing management systems, has enabled him to help several organizations improve their quality management systems and business systems through process re-engineering, process automation and management dashboards. He is passionate about business transformation as well as personal transformation.
Thomas has 30+ years of experience in the IT industry, out of which he has spent about 20 years in leading quality and change initiatives. He has held senior management positions in Operations, Quality, HR, IT and Knowledge Management in organizations such as Aricent (formerly Flextronics) and TCS. He has led initiatives such as ISO, CMMI, TL9000, ISO27001, Knowledge Management, People CMM, and Balanced Scorecard. He has worked as a consultant with several CEOs and business owners for improving their IT, quality and management systems. He has mentored and coached several managers.
Thomas has a strong background in software development, having started his career with TCS, having played leading roles in software development, program management, account management, business development, and quality initiatives. He completed M.Tech from IIT Madras.