Leadership Team | Anunta

Anunta’s Leadership Team

Our founding team relies on decades of combined experience in both business and technical domains in public and private enterprise environments to create value for our clients.

Ananda Mukerji
Co – Founder & Chairman

Ananda Mukerji is the co-founder and chairman of Anunta. Ananda was the founding CEO of Firstsource Solutions a global provider of BPO Solutions. Under his stewardship the company did a successful listing on the Indian bourses and established a presence across India, US, UK, and the Philippines. After an eight year stint, he chose to step down as its MD and CEO and co-founded Anunta.

Ananda has over 23 years of experience in areas like project finance, corporate finance, and investment banking. His association with ICICI Group, India’s largest private banking and financial services conglomerate, spans over a decade, during which he set up and managed a number of new businesses.

Ananda has a post-graduate diploma in Management (PGDM) from the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Calcutta, and a graduate degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur.

Sivakumar Ramamurthy
Chief Operating Officer

Sivakumar has over 18 years of experience in the IT space and is part of the founding team of Anunta Tech. Siva has handled and led all facets of IT services and infrastructure service management. He is a specialist in technologies relating to virtualization including enterprise application delivery, storage, data-centers, network integration, cloud services and remote managed services.

Siva has a Bachelor of Science (Physics) degree from Madras University and an MBA in Project Management. He also holds technical certifications from GNIIT, Sun Solaris, Microsoft, Novel and Cisco Advanced Networking technologies. Siva has lead several process-oriented initiatives like Six Sigma, ISO, ITSM, and Green IT.

Vinod Jeyachandran
Chief Technology Officer

Vinod is the Chief Technology Officer at Anunta. He has over 15 years of experience in developing industry-leading network management products. His interests include Holistic Performance Management, Software-Defined Networks, and Network Function Virtualization.

Prior to joining Anunta, Vinod was Sr. Director of Product Management at Riverbed Technology. He was earlier VP of Engineering at OPNET Technologies. Vinod holds multiple patents and is a recognized thought leader in the performance management space among Enterprises and Service Providers.

Vinod has an M.S. in Engineering Science from the University of Toledo, US and a B.S. in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Bharathiyar University, India. He is based out of Potomac, MD, USA.

Manvinder Sandhu
Sr . Vice President – Sales & Business Development, India

Manvinder has about 20 years of experience in Sales Functions across the US, India, and the Middle East. He has worked with market leaders like Hyundai Byte Systems, Unisys, IKON Technology Services, Corliant, and Accenture. At Uniysys, he started and successfully led the ‘Network Enable’ program for the company in Bahrain. At Corliant, a Pennsylvania-based Cisco Services Company, Manvinder started and led the sales for APAC till the company was acquired by Accenture. He then joined Accenture as the Sales Director for Technology Consulting in India.

Manvinder is a Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE), the highest level of professional certification offered by Cisco. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from Pune University.