Mr. Mahesh Ramachandran
Co-Founder, Managing Director & CEO
Director, Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Foundation
Formerly, Head of Strategy & Governance for EMEA in TCS, based in UK; Head of IT & Business Strategy for Europe in Ford Motors, based in UK; Relationship Manager in Dun & Bradstreet Software Ltd., based in UK.A successful Serial Entrepreneur, was a non-executive Director on the Boards of several multi-national Companies. MBA from University of Westminster, Masters in Management (Sloan Fellow of London Business School) from University of London.Mahesh Ramachandran is a successful Serial and Social Entrepreneur. He also acts as non-executive director on the boards of several multi-national companies and innovative startups. He is an accredited investor and Keiretsu Forum Member. He is the Cofounder & CEO of Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd Director (International Business), Commonwealth Investment Corporation Founder Member, Indian Professionals Forum (https://www.ipforum.net) a UK based think tank.
TIE CHENNAI : Mahesh chairs the TiE FinTech Special Interest Group. Mahesh is also a Governing Council Member of TIE Chennai.
ISB : Visiting Faculty of Indian School of Business and Bennett University where he teaches MBA students and executive programmes for organisations such as National Police Academy.
LBS : Mahesh holds an MBA from University of Westminster, Sloan Masters in Leadership & Strategy (Distinguished Sloan Fellow of London Business School) from University of London. Mahesh Ramachandran brings with him several decades of rich & varied experience in the field of Entrepreneurship, FinTech, Leadership, Digital Marketing, Mentoring & Governance.Mr. Mahesh Ramachandran has been associated with Commonwealth Business Council for over a decade; was involved in CBC’s Inclusive Growth initiatives. Mr. Mahesh Ramachandran also acts as Trustee and/or non executive director of Global Business Council for United Nations, Gift of Vision and Mind. Mr. Mahesh Ramachandran brings with him over two decades of rich & varied experience in the field of Information Technology, Management & Governance. Mahesh Ramachandran entrepreneurial ventures include peer to peer foreign exchange portal, targeted advertisement, digital payment solution to unbanked and underbanked segments of society. Mahesh hails from Thanjavur, South India and has interest in Carnatic Music, Comics and Literature.
Chief Operating Officer
Chief Operating Officer, Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd.
Formerly, with Financial Software & Systems Pvt. Ltd., and Andhra Bank, handling a wide variety of roles, including Project Management, Pre-Sales, Corporate Office, IT and general banking. A qualified banker (CAIIB), with extensive training in Banking and Retail Payment Technology. Mr. P. Swaminathan brings with him over three decades of rich & varied experience in the field of Banking, Banking Technology, Retail Payment Technology & Management. Mr. P. Swaminathan has been associated with Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd., for over five years now; associated with Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Foundation ever since its inception.
Chief Financial Officer, Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd.
Formerly, with Star Health and Allied Insurance Co. Ltd., Hi Tours, Mamallapuram Pvt. Ltd., Century Consultants (India) Ltd., Galadari Sons Trading LLC., West Asia Commercial House-Dubai, et al.,handling Accounts, Audit and General Administration functions. A Post Graduate in Economics & Commerce, with Certificate Course in Microsoft Office, Tally and other Accounting Package.
- Mr. K. Sasikumar brings with him over three decades of experience in the field of Accounts, Audit and General Administration.
- Mr. K. Sasikumar has been associated with Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd., since its inception in January 2008.
- At Commonwealth Inclusive Growth Services Ltd., Mr. K. Sasikumar also handles General Administration.