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- Management Team
The management team enriches us and the client work we do.
The Nihilent Technologies management team has a wealth of experience in IT-related solution delivery and support, including career positions and strategic collaboration with prominent technology firms such as: Microsoft, TCS, Datapro, and Focus Software.
LC Singh, Vice Chairman and CEO
LC is a distinguished alumnus of the Indian Institute of Technology
and alumnus of the Harvard Business School. A pioneer in the field of
information technology, he performed key roles at Tata Consultancy Services
(TCS). At the time of leaving the company, he was the Senior Vice President, in
charge of operations for UK, South Africa and Middle East. In addition, he
looked after marketing, public relations and brand building. LC founded Nihilent
in 2000. In a span of a few short years, Nihilent has emerged as one of the most
creative consulting and IT companies in India. LC is the author of Nihilent’s
patented change management framework MC3.
LC is a Fellow of The Institute of Management Consultants of India (IMCI) and
Computer Society of India (CSI), and a certified Due Diligence Professional
Minoo D Dastur, President and COO
Minoo is a Chartered Management Consultant with post-graduation in
Business Management and is a Co-founder of Nihilent. He is President and COO and
serves as an Executive Director on Nihilent’s global board.
Minoo has served as the National General Secretary of the Institute of
Management Consultants India and has also been an international referee. He is
an active member of the IEEE, the ACM, the BMA, the CSI, and similar
associations and is closely involved in steering the prestigious Indian
e-Governance awards jointly with the CSI. He is also the Chairman of the
Indo-South African Chamber in India.
Venkat Kavasseri, President
Venkat brings over 27 years of senior management experience spanning
software development, marketing, business development and product management to
Nihilent Technologies, formerly GNet Group. He is a hands on leader overseeing day to day operations as well as
focusing on strategic planning and growth. He is responsible for building and
establishing Nihilent as one of the leading provider of Business Intelligence
solutions and an award winning Microsoft partner in the US Central region.
Venkat has held senior management positions in companies leading high
performance consulting teams in multiple geographies including India, Europe and
the United States.
Paul Doyle, Senior Director BI Services
Paul has helped customers in manufacturing, retail and insurance
industries successfully implement enterprise data warehouse solutions and
self-service BI. He has 12+ years of development experience with SQL Server and
PerformancePoint and was a contributing author of the Microsoft white paper,
“Empowering Enterprise Solutions with SQL Server 2005 Enterprise Edition” and
AppDev courseware “Microsoft SQL Server 2005 Integration Services". Paul holds a
BA in Quantitative Methods & Computer Science from the University of St. Thomas,
St Paul, MN.
Alexandra Schwartz, HR Manager
Alexandra has over 14 years of experience in global human resources
across a variety of industries including software development, manufacturing,
and retail. Alexandra provides strategic human resource direction and delivers
tactical programs providing daily support and counsel in a global
entrepreneurial environment. Alexandra joined Nihilent Technologies, formerly GNet Group, in 2013 and prior to
this was acting Director of Human Resources supporting a global team with
employees in US, Canada, France and India. Alexandra has a BA in
International Relations with a specialty in Latin America from the University of
Wisconsin and received her MBA in Human Resources from Indiana University.
Prasoon Singh, National Director - Sales and Microsoft
Prasoon brings over 24 years of management experience spanning sales,
operations, business development and product management to Nihilent Technologies, formerly GNet Group. He has
worked for several large multinational organizations helping build and develop
management strategies, enterprise BI & Software consulting, call center
solutions, sales and product distribution. He has been responsible in developing
Nihilent's expansion in US South Central region and has helped establish Nihilent as a strong Microsoft Partner. Prasoon has held senior sales and
operations positions in several companies leading teams in multiple geographies
including India, South East Asia and United States.