Board

Nitin K Parekh

Chairman - Advisory Board

Post Graduate in Business Management from IMM, New Delhi and also in Advanced Management (Cybernetic Strategy), Germany. He also did his post-graduation in Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR or Arbitration) from NALSAR, Hyderabad. Starting his career by associating with his family business in machinery and petroleum products; and simultaneously started M/s. Nitinchandra & Co., at Vijayawada. Later, as the Managing Director of Satbhavana Media Pvt. Ltd., he edited and published business law journals, Tax Today (Telugu) and Profit Today (English). Specializing in Business Strategy and Communications, he is passionate about reviving sick businesses. An accomplished negotiator and conciliator, he is also good at institution building. He was the Founder Secretary General of Andhra Pradesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry Federation. He served as a member on the FAPCCI Managing Committee since 1994 to 2014 and ASSOCHAM Managing Committee. He was a member on the Governing Body of Indian Council of Arbitration, New Delhi since 2010 and the Indian Institute of Economics, Hyderabad.

Lloyd Mathias

Senior Advisor - Business Growth, Marketing Strategy & Leadership

Lloyd Mathias is a well-known and experienced business strategist. He is a board member and advisor to early stage companies in the technology and consumer space. He has held senior leadership roles in Fortune 500 companies across India & Asia-Pacific. Till June 2017, Lloyd was the marketing head of HP Inc's PC business for the APAC region. In previous corporate roles he was President & Chief Marketing Officer of Tata Docomo, Sales Director for Motorola, S-E Asia and had a 12-year stint with PepsiCo where he was Exec VP Marketing and Category Director for beverages. Lloyd has been active in industry bodies and has been Chairman of MRUC the publishers of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) and Asia Board Member of the CMO Council. He was Chairman of Mobile Asia 2006-2008 - the world’s largest mobile expo and Co-Chairman of the Device Strategy Council of the Mobility Development Group, USA.

Vikas (Vik) Krishan

Senior Advisor - Business Growth, Marketing Strategy & Leadership

Vikas is a globally experienced business strategist and board level advisor. He has held board seats and worked with early stage and mid-life cycle companies in the technology and financial services arena. Vik has over 25 years’ experience in international consulting and advisory work including 17 years at senior management/ partner level. He has a particular focus on Financial Services, Technology and Business services organisations. Vik’s substantial global experience includes leading global business units and serving on the boards of several technology start-ups. He has held full Management and P&L leadership responsibility for clients, spanning multi country domains and leading large cross functional and cross border teams.

Venkatesan Padmanabhan (Venkat)

Founder & CEO

Venkat is the founder of Ceaselez and is currently heading the company as Principal Consultant & CEO. Venkat is front-ending all consulting assignments and also managing the other services including products, integrated IT solutions & business partner services.
Venkat is having an experience of close to 3 decades in the global IT industry & worked with the large reputed global client engagements. He was instrumental in the successful delivery, transition & transformation programs for many contracts. His experience with the lessons learnt has led to the inception of Ceaselez. For more details click on the link below.