Muralidharan Ramachandran (Murali) has more than 32 years of industry experience having been associated with organizations such as Tata Consultancy Services, Satyam Computer Services Limited, Epicenter Technologies Pvt. Ltd, TransWorks Information Services Limited and Syntel before moving into Atos as part of the acquisition of Syntel by Atos.
He has been working in various senior leadership roles over the last 19 years in the areas of information technology and information security in the capacity of Head of Quality Assurance, CIO, CTO and CISO before taking over his last role as the Managing Director of Atos India Local Business/CEO of Atos India Pvt. Ltd..
In his last role as the CEO for Atos India Pvt Ltd, he was responsible for the overall strategy for the growth of the business and accountable for the P&L of the local business.
His core strengths include
- Proven experience of creating IT and security strategies aligned to business strategy, objectives and goals for both IT services and BPO organizations.
- Strong collaborative working skills
- Proven experience in leveraging technology for delivering business process excellence
- Strong governance of IT processes and controls thus facilitating IT to be used as a strategic tool
- Strong Leadership skills in building, developing and managing large teams.
- Strong vendor partner relationship management skills
- Demonstrated skills on implementing effective cost management strategies
- Project and Program management experience
Apart from his professional credentials, he is also an angel investor and is associated with Indian startups.