Chief Executive Officer
Ajith J. Pillai (AJ) infuses Nous with his passion for excellence and entrepreneurship. AJ focuses on helping Nous evolve as a leading player in the marketplace, and strives to enrich the technology and business practices with a diversity of thought and strategy. AJ has an MS in Computer Science and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Illinois, US.
Chief Operating Officer
Bala Gopalakrishnan (Bala) manages the operations of the company including delivery and support functions with specific focus to strengthen overall operational efficiency and quality of deliverables across the organization.
Bala has 20+ years of industry experience in various capacities including Client Partner, Delivery Partner, Consulting Partner, BU Head, Regional Head, etc. across the globe. He has managed large transformational programs, multi-country digital programs, and greenfield programs.
Prior to Nous, he was associated with Cognizant, ThoughtWorks, Motorola, and Texas Instruments. He is passionate about providing unique solutions that not only enables customers to run their business efficiently but help in transforming their business.
President - Global Revenue
Sanjeev Welling drives Nous’s global revenue and growth strategy. He also focuses on improving customer satisfaction by working closely with the delivery leaders. He has 25+ years of international expertise in sales, business development, delivery, managing global client engagements, and structuring large complex multi-geography outsourcing deals. Prior to Nous, he worked with NTT DATA and held various leadership roles across the globe. Sanjeev has also been an entrepreneur and built a successful company which was listed on the NASDAQ stock exchange. He is based out of New Jersey office.
EVP - Client Solutions
Sreenivasan Narayanan (Sreeni) drives Nous’s revenue and growth strategy across Europe and Asian regions. Sreeni has 25+ years of experience in the IT industry across the globe. He has a strong track record of establishing and nurturing long-term relationships with global clients such as Harvard, Teradyne, Kellogs, Bayer, etc. Sreeni has a Master’s degree in Science from IIT, Chennai, and an MBA in General Management from the US.
Vaijanath Prabhakar Ruge
VP, Testree - Business Development & Strategy
Vaijanath Prabhakar Ruge (Vaij) drives the business growth of Testree, Independent Testing and Validation division of Nous. He is primarily focused on building our specialized center’s of competency in Testing around Automation, Performance, Mobility, etc. Vaij is responsible for strategy, aggressive top line growth, rapid expansion of customer base across geographies and the highest level of customer satisfaction through innovation.
Vaij has in-depth hands-on experience in defining transformation solutions and implementing various methodologies and tools associated with testing, for multiple industries around the world. Prior to Nous, he worked with companies like MFX (A Quess company), Capgemini, HCL, Wipro and RelQ Software.
VP - Global Software Services Delivery
Varghese Thomas is responsible for building & delivering technical competencies and achieving the highest levels of Customer Satisfaction (CSAT). He brings with him over 25+ years of software industry experience and has been with Nous for over 20 years. Prior to his current role, he was responsible for handling global strategic accounts at Nous, establishing software engineering and quality processes, legal and offshore operations. Before joining Nous, he worked with Sungard and Philip Morris.
Aji John Joseph
Vice President - HR
Aji John Joseph (Aji), recognized as one of the “25 Most Innovative HR Technical Leader” by Asia Pacific HRM Congress and Times Ascent, is responsible for the overall Human Capital Management function in Nous. He has 25+ years of industry experience with over 15 years at Nous.
He is a regular speaker at various HR forums including Nasscom, Dun & Brad Street HR Transformational Conclaves, Asia Pacific HRM Congress, etc. Aji holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calicut, India.
Vice President - Sales, North America
Rajesh Nair is responsible for handling Sales and Sales Operations for the North American region. He is a seasoned professional with 20+ years of experience in Nous. Over the years he has played multiple roles across different functions, covering International Sales and Account Management, leading the Demand Generation & Inside Sales, Operations, Project management, and Professional Services. Rajesh holds a Bachelor of Technology degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calicut and has completed his Advanced Management Program from IIM Bangalore.
Associate Vice President - vServe 24/7, IT Infrastructure & Facilities
Venkitaraman G (Venki) is responsible for global delivery and client management of Nous’s vServe business unit that provides IT Infrastructure Solutions to customers around the world. Venki also manages IT Infrastructure and Facilities for Nous. He has 25+ years of in-depth experience in this space. Venki holds a B.Tech degree from College Of Engineering, Trivandrum.
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