Ashok Trivedi and Sunil Wadhwani start Mastech as an Open Systems Company.
Vivek joined Mastech Digital as the President and CEO in March 2016. Vivek has over three decades of experience in the technology industry and was the Chief Executive of Global Infrastructure Management Services at Zensar Technologies. He spent his entire career at Zensar before joining Mastech Digital and played a major role in the growth of Zensar globally, over the years. Vivek has completed an Advanced Management Program from Wharton School, Philadelphia, PA and Bachelors in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. Vivek is a keen enthusiast of Hi-Fi technologies, and Sound and Vision gadgets.
As the Chief Financial Officer of Mastech Digital, Jack oversees all finance functions as well as M&A related activities of the company. Jack has over 40 years of rich experience, 18 of which are at Mastech Digital. Prior to this, he was the Chief Financial Officer at Industrial Ceramics and Assistant Corporate Controller at Dravo Corporation. Jack has played a leadership role in the Mastech Digital’s acquisition of Hudson’s IT staffing business as well as the sale of IGATE’s Canadian subsidiary. In the past, he has anchored the leverage-buyout of three major subsidiaries of Dravo as well as the private sale of Industry Ceramics. An avid cycling enthusiast, Jack holds an MBA from the Katz Business School, University of Pittsburgh, and is a certified CPA and CMA. He is associated with Kenna’s Kids – a nonprofit organization for the benefit of children experiencing medical challenges.
VV, as he is called, is responsible for managing all facets of HR at Mastech – including Talent Acquisition, Employee Care, and Organizational Development. VV brings with him 20 years of experience in global people management. Prior to Mastech, he had a successful tenure with NESS Technologies where he spent over five years as Vice President – Human Resources & Professional Services. Prior to joining NESS, VV ran his own HR services company, IntellQuest as an entrepreneur. VV has spent almost 10 years with Mastech/IGATE before that. VV has also held senior HR positions working for TCS and Syntel in Mumbai, India. VV is an E-MBA graduate from Katz School of Business, University of Pittsburgh. He is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and is also associated with ‘Real Men Wear Pink’, a charitable cause toward breast cancer awareness.
As the General Counsel, Jenna heads the legal as well as the admin functions at Mastech Digital. Jenna has around 15 years of experience including 13 years at Mastech Digital. She was earlier the Corporate Counsel and was also part of IGATE Clinical Research – a former subsidiary of Mastech Digital. Jenna played a key role in the divesture of the subsidiary. Jenna holds a Juris Doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law and Bachelor of Arts degree from Washington and Jefferson College. She is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and TechAlliance. Jenna is associated with the Faith Formation at Mother of Sorrows as a teacher of kindergarten children.
As the head of Mastech InfoTrellis business, Mahmood Abbas (Moo) is responsible for revenue growth and profitability of the business unit. He comes with rich experience in enterprise software development. Moo co-founded InfoTrellis, before the company got acquired by Mastech Digital. During his stint as the CEO of InfoTrellis, Moo guided both product delivery and architecture of the leading MDM product solution in the master data industry, IBM’s InfoSphere MDM Server. Earlier, at IBM, Moo led a 150-person global development team across Canada, USA, India, and UK. Moo specializes in undertaking technical due diligence and has helped clients across various industries with their MDM strategy and implementations.
Moo holds a degree in Mathematics from York University and a diploma in Computer Sciences from Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology.
Moo has functional experience in Corporate Strategy, Technology Strategy, Program and Project Leadership, and MDM Strategy and Solution Architecture.
Sachin oversees the business operations at Mastech InfoTrellis and focuses on delivering higher efficiencies to customers through strong governance in the the company across finance, HR and administration. Throughout his career, he has anchored large programs in enterprise application architecture and product development in the areas of Customer Data Integration and Master Data Management. Prior to co-founding InfoTrellis, a company that Mastech Digital acquired, Sachin worked at IBM, guiding product delivery and some of the first deployments of IBM InfoSphere MDM Server. Sachin had earlier joined IBM as part of its acquisition of Toronto-based DWL, where he was the lead Architect and was instrumental in shaping the CDI space.
At Mastech InfoTrellis, Sachin also doubles up as a program director, helping clients from various industries in defining and implementing their MDM strategy.
Sachin holds an MBA degree from Rotman School of Management and an M.Sc. in Computer Science from University of Delhi.
Mike has over 19 years of experience in successfully running sales and revenue functions for staffing and technology companies. He spent 16 years in Hudson IT – a company acquired by Mastech Digital in 2015. At Mastech Digital, Mike leads and manages the company’s US-based sales teams and is responsible for sales strategy and increasing revenue and profitability across Mastech Digital’s sales divisions. Prior to this, Mike was the Director of Sales at Hudson IT and Direct of Recruiting at TMP Worldwide. Mike has also worked with SystemOne and Orlando Magic and is currently associated with the Leadership Orlando - America's largest community leadership program. Mike holds an MBA from the University of Central Florida and a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of Florida. Mike loves pop culture and is also a coach for youth sports in Orlando.
Sameer heads sales from Alliance channels at Mastech Digital and is also the administrative head of the Company’s India office in NOIDA. Sameer has over 16 years of experience, including 13 years at Mastech Digital where he has successfully grown the Alliances line of business from ground zero. Prior to this, Sameer worked at Espire Info Labs and FCS Software Solutions in sales roles. Sameer holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management of Information Technology from the Asia Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi. Sameer enjoys traveling and is part of several technology and staffing industry groups in India.
Ponnalagar Krishnan (Ponna) heads the delivery function for Mastech InfoTrellis, out of India. With 19 years’ expertise in project delivery, Ponna paves successful project delivery with effective time management, ensuring customer delight.
His responsibility extends to being the Country Head for the India operations of Mastech InfoTrellis, overseeing services and recruitment among others.
Ponna was with Mindtree since its inception for about 15 years before joining Mastech InfoTrellis, where he was instrumental in pioneering consistent delivery for a varied client base. He was also responsible for end-to-end program delivery for their premier clients.
Ponna holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from University of Pune. He is a versatile personality and brings-in rich experience in Delivery Management, Client Services, and People Leadership.
With over 10 years of experience, all of which is at Mastech Digital, Shipra Sharma is a young achiever in the company. She has successfully led the recruiting practice servicing the direct sales teams and over the years, has brought in significant operational efficiencies in her function. She has increased the profitability of her function consistently during her tenure in the company as a recruiting leader. Shipra holds an MBA in HR and is part of the industry groups such as SIA, Techserve and The Table group. Shipra is a certified Predictive Analyst and enjoys traveling.