Management

MANAGEMENT TEAM

Dr. Kumar
Founder and President

A material scientist with over 25 years of experience in the area of advanced materials research and development. He has extensive experience in authentication technologies and developed technologies for various products in the US and Germany. Worked as a Research faculty in many leading academic institutions around the world, including: State University of New Jersey, University of Electro-Communications in Japan; institute of Optics in Mexico; He has authored or co-authored five patents and over 150 research publications(citations over 6000 with H index 45), two books and is on the editorial advisory board several international journals. He is holding visiting faculty/scientist positions in several universities in India, China and Germany. He is also working as a senior technical consultant of several companies in the US and Germany who develops authentication technology for various consumer products and supplies. Dr. Kumar holds a B.Sc., MSc and Ph.D. in Physics and has also received Research Fellowships from the government of Japan, US, Canada, Korea, Mexico,Germany and India. He is also the recipient of the prestigious green photonics award from SPIE(the International society for photonics engineers, USA) for his contributions in photonics.He is a member of The New York Academy of Sciences, the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Sigma Xi, Optical Society of America (OSA), American Ceramic Society, Materials Research Society, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and SPIE.

Mr.Kurian George
Marketing

CEO at Cerebtec, Kochi, India. Expertise in digital banking, software development, information architecture, logistics and supply chain.MS in information management from Kent University(USA) and MBA(logistics and supply chain) from Missouri state university(USA).

Technology visionary and entrepreneur delivering consistent and measurable increase in stakeholder value and international market leadership through operational, channel and market development strategies. Expertise with software and professional services firms driving significant growth and increase in profitability, especially related to Digital business transformation & re-imagining the digital customer experience for many of the world's most forward-thinking brands.

Track record of delivering success for international and high growth organizations, with a consistent focus upon leveraging clients’ technology and process investments to deliver quantifiable business improvement. Brings a hands-on, pragmatic and collaborative approach to problem-solving with a keen desire to identify and develop growth opportunities.

Dr. Jagathy Raj V. P
Management Consultant

Dr. Jagathy Raj V. P., currently working as Professor in Operations and Systems Management at School of Management Studies, Cochin University of Science and Technology, Kochi, is a Ph.D holder in Industrial Engineering and Management from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur. He also hold B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from University of Kerala and M.Tech (Electronics with Communication as specialization) and MBA (Systems and Operations Management) from Cochin University of Science and Technology. He is equally well-versed in both Engineering and Management related areas such as Computer Simulation and Modeling, Total Quality Management, Information Systems, ICT Management, Electrical and Electronics Engineering related subjects, Computer Science and IT related areas.He has more than 29 years of teaching and research experience with over 200 publications I various areas of his research. He is also serving as consultant to several Government and Non-Governmental organizations.

Dr. Jagathy Raj has served as (i) Member of Syndicate, Senate, and Academic Council, University of Kerala, (ii) Member of Academic Council, Cochin University of Science and Technology, (iii) Member of various Faculties and Board of Studies of various Universities, (iv) The Director, Centre for Information Resource Management, Cochin University of Science and Technology, (v) Joint coordinator, Centre for Adult Continuing Education and Extension, Cochin University of Science and Technology and he has also memberships and associations in various variousengineering, academic and other management professional bodies.

Mr.R.Ajith Kumar
Management consultant

Mr.R.Ajith Kumar is currently working as Assistant Professor at Indian Institute of Information Technology and Management- Kerala (IIITM-K). Ajith holds Post Graduate Degree in Information Sciences and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) and specialized in Systems. He had also completed his advanced level training course on Information Services and Systems from Indian Institute of Science (IISC), Bangalore. Currently undergoing PhD in Information Systems Management at School of Management Studies, CUSAT. Over 18 years of solid experience in the design and implementation of high end information systems e-Governance and IT enabled systems services. Key professional skills include Information Systems Architecture, Project design, Project Management, Software Engineering, ICT, ERP, BPR/GPR, etc. So far he has undertaken more than 16 ICT enabled Projects worth over 50 crore in National and State level funded by Govt. of India and State Departments. Recipient of various awards such as Kerala State e-Governance Award (2009, 2011-13), Appreciation Citation from Chief Minister and Vice Chairman, Kerala State Planning Board (2015), Stockholm Challenge Award - Honorable Mention (2010), e-India National Award (2009), South Asian Manthan Award (2008 & 2012), PC Quest Best IT implementation Award (2007), IIITM-K Director’s Commendation Certificate (2008) for “outstanding performance, high sense of responsibility, initiatives and competence, MONSANTO Above and Beyond Award (2001)- International Award (Monsanto Global technology Award) from MONSANTO Inc, USA, MONSANTO GKEP integrity Award(2000).