Management Team

Management Team

Kannan Ramasamy

Kannan Ramasamy

CEO

Kannan in his role as CEO, provides strategic direction, builds executive level relationship with Clients and mentors the senior and middle management teams of Clayfin. He has been in senior business and operational roles with Fortune 500 companies. He was the founding CEO of GE Capital, India's Consumer and Auto Finance Joint Ventures and later moved into other senior global sales and marketing positions with GE Capital USA. After his stint at GE, he took on entrepreneurial roles with early stage and mid-market businesses as President of Scandent Solutions, North America and President and CEO of Aegis Communications Group Inc. He has also contributed to many companies including Bank of America, American Express and Pond’s in management roles.He is a serial entrepreneur who enjoys building businesses with a clear edge in the markets they choose to serve. He has a B. Tech from IIT, Chennai and MBA from IIM, Calcutta. When he is not consumed by his business interests, Kannan likes working out, reading and enjoying his time with his family. He lives in Massachusetts, United States.
Karthik Raman

Karthik Raman

Chief Innovation Officer

Karthik has over 22 years of techno commercial experience in the IT industry. As Chief Innovation Officer, his responsibilities span across strategic technology initiatives, new product research, program design, product management and development to position Clayfin as a FinTech Innovator. In his previous role at Clayfin, he was the COO & Head Engineering and provided leadership to Customer Success & Solution Innovation Center.
Before joining Clayfin, Karthik held several key positions in Deutsche Bank, Singapore where he pioneered design and development of the Electronic Banking Software db-direct in both Client-Server and Web based Internet Architectures. He started his career at TCS, India and holds a Master's degree in Computer Science from Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, India.
Rajesh Narasimha

Rajesh Narasimha

Chief Sales Officer

Rajesh Narasimha has over 24 years of executive and leadership experience in sales and business development in software product and solution sales to Banking and Finance industries. At Clayfin he oversees the Sales, Account Management, Pre-sales and Marketing function. Before taking up his assignment at Clayfin, he worked with leading organizations like HP, Wipro, Polaris and SunTec, handling sales across various geographies. He has built and lead successful sales teams. He was part of the leadership team at SunTec and was instrumental in opening new markets across Asia Pacific, South Africa, Middle East and North America.
He has a degree in Electrical Engineering from NIT, Rourkela and MBA from XIM, Bhubaneshwar.
Srikanth KS

Srikanth KS

Head - Strategic Business Unit

Srikanth, has over 2 decades of experience in the Information Technology space across Banking, Retail, Insurance, Health care & Manufacturing domains. He has been with Clayfin since inception handling customer relationships in India, MEA, Singapore and in the US. He handled various roles in his career including Sales & Account Management, Project Delivery & Product Implementation, Heading Pre-Sales & Pricing, Leading Tele-calling & Sales support, Quality Management. He is currently building the Strategic Business Unit for Reliance Jio ensuring customer success through resourcing & project implementations. Prior to joining Clayfin, he was a DBA, heading Implementation & Maintenance of ERP systems for a leading manufacturing house at Chennai, India. He is a certified Project Manager (PMP) from Project Management Institute (PMI) USA and holds a MBA in International Trade. He is also certified by Roger S Pressman Associates (RSPA) on SDLC methodologies and trained in Agile methodologies.
S Venkateswaran

S Venkateswaran

Head Finance & Human Resources

Venkat has 28 years of rich cross-functional experience in Corporate Finance and Operations Management spanning the financial planning & management, accounting, treasury, HR and administrative functions. He has worked in different capacities across industries with broad-based senior management exposures at Matrimony.com, India, Edutech Middle East, Dubai, and National Kidney Foundation, Singapore. A significant aspect of his finance career comes from the Service Industry with deep involvement in financial planning and management, fund raising, designing and implementing financial control systems and introducing and maintaining an environment of fiscal responsibility.
Dhamodharan P

Dhamodharan P

VP – Operations

Dhamodharan (Dhamu) comes with strong operational expertise and has 15+ years of experience in the Banking Technology domain. Dhamu is part of the leadership team, with responsibility for overall operations and customer engagement. He was previously employed with Bank Muscat International – Bahrain and has had stints with Bank Muscat – Oman, Cognizant and Laser soft. He loves playing cricket. Holds a MCA degree.