ABOUT US

At Colabus, we believe in building software solutions that bring a refreshing perspective to solving the complex needs of businesses. Our approach is to build software that is intuitive, easy to use and provide lasting value. We pride ourselves in providing excellent customer service and strive to exceed your expectations.

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Ravi Kulasekaran

Ravi Kulasekaran is a serial entrepreneur based out of Silicon Valley, California. With over 20 years of industry experience, he is passionate about building technology startup companies and motivated teams. Currently he is working in the capacity of founder and CEO of Colabus and Stridus. Other companies that he had founded and run include Adtvworld, Appshop and Simplify.

Ravi was the founder and CEO of Appshop (now part of AT&T) - the largest independent and highly successful ASP specializing in Oracle Applications. With over 250 employees worldwide, Appshop pioneered solutions to provide the highest quality in data center management for Enterprise Applications and set the gold standards for the delivery and management of Oracle Applications. He was instrumental in the successful acquisition of Appshop by US Internetworking.

Ravi worked at Oracle Corporation in the Oracle Services Group and Applications development group. He also served as an instructor for the Oracle Consulting boot camps. Prior to that, Ravi worked as a systems engineer for Valisys Corporation, specializing in CIM and concurrent engineering solutions for major aerospace, defense, and automotive companies.

George Brathwaite

A former semiconductor professional who has worked in varying capacities from engineering to sales and marketing. Has tenured with Olin, SCP, UTAC, Sony and as an adviser with 3SN Inc

Srinivas Tadinada

Srinivas is a distinguished trailblazer who has a large portfolio of accomplishments to showcase how technology and business teams can effectively collaborate, to generate tremendous measurable value for all stakeholders.

He managed all aspects of the analytical side of business at Virgin America - known for winning several awards in the airline industry.

He spent several years at Visa where he led talented teams of architects on complex globally distributed business intelligence implementations and critical strategic initiatives.

Along with his astute analytical approach to business, Srinivas brings unique multidimensional perspectives to corporate strategy and a Zen like energy to the management team.

Saravanan Balakrishnan

He is passionate to generate excitement behind major programs while building credibility and delivering customer confidence.

He is to guide and mentor the team, keeping them motivated, fresh, and focused while improving job satisfaction and emplyee retention, especially on high-profile, high-stress engagements. He is always seen as the manager for whom everyone wants to work with.

He has been instrumental in institutionalizing Global Blended delivery model and associated process, across the organization.

He demonstrates excellent customer support experience to most of the customers of Stridus, AT&T and Oracle Corporation.

V.G Jaganathan

A Multifaceted Senior Executive with over 25 years of experience in, Finance, Business Operations, Human Resources and Infrastructure Build-out. Was Instrumental in creating Build-out, Networking, Resources Planning and Acquisition and efficient running of operations in a 24/7 environment within a short duration. Was also responsible for creating and adherence to Business Process as per ISO 9001 for HR, Admin and Accounts

Proven expertise in Establishing/Setting up of New Organizations - from Licensing, Registration and Incorporation to facility build-out. In-depth knowledge of various statutory rules, regulations, processes and procedures involved. The other arm-length companies he set-up in India from scratch includes Appshop, Nobel Software Systems, etc

Strength
Vast experience in Facility Build out and Management. Good rapport with statutory/Government authorities. Good experience in Office Administration. In depth experience in Accounting and International Transactions.

ADVISORS

Prashant Prahlad

Prosenjit Sen

Tony Alvarez

Al Pappas

Reza Helali

Danis Yadegar

Manickam Thavarajah

Udaya Shankar