AARK's Promoters

Pradip C. Saha
Profile:

  • Dynamic leader and manager with outstanding customer service
  • Excellent in communication and mentoring skills
  • Expert in operations, budget and crisis management

Professional / Business Experience:

  • Presently working as President of Aark Network Inc and responsible for all operations of Aark group of companies since 2004.
  • Two years of experience in Customer Service, Marketing and Restaurant Inventory Management.
  • Eight years of experience in Customer Support and Software Project Management for various world class organizations such as GE Capital, Nestle, Wipro and State Government agencies.
  • Four years of experience in Sales in Family Owned Convenience Store in India.
  • Experience in financing and setting up a Document & Photocopy shop in India.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science, Jadavpur University, India.
  • Master in Computer Applications, Central University of Hyderabad, India.

Parthiban Jayaraman
Profile:

  • Dynamic manager with outstanding customer service
  • Expert in operations and budget management

Professional / Business Experience:

  • Three Years of Experience in Construction Management. Have effectively managed construction of 1 million square foot in residential and commercial properties in India.
  • Two years of experience in Structural Design and Development in United States. Whitemarsh Mall in Baltimore is one of the commercial properties designed while working for RTKL Associates in Baltimore.
  • Over Seven years of Experience in Information Technology service industry, in administration and Maintenance of Information Technologists and Data.
  • 7 years of experience in Business including 5 years in Dunkin Donuts Retail.

Education:

  • Masters in Structural Engineering.
  • Masters in Civil Engineering.
  • Pursuing Masters in Business at University of Delaware.
  • Pursuing HR certificate Program at Wharton Business School.

Punith Venkatesh
Profile:

  • Experienced Manager in the Construction Industry
  • Extensive experience in Estimating and Billing
  • Excellent Oral and Verbal communication skills

Professional / Business Experience:

  • Ten years of extensive management experience in Civil Engineering. Presently second in command for the Construction Department.
  • Manage approximately 20 to 25 people. Enormous experience in estimation, project management and construction management.
  • Currently managing 15 rental properties. Duties include collecting rent, screen potential tenants, routine property maintenance, attend emergencies, etc. Four years of experience in Sales in Family Owned Convenience Store in India.

Education:

  • B.E. Civil Engineering, Bangalore University, India
  • M.E. Civil Engineering, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

Umapathy Pinaghapani
Profile:

  • Dedicated leader with a strong professionalism and capable of maintaining lasting human relationships.
  • Experienced in business analysis and management, software consulting, financial planning and manpower sourcing.
  • Excellent at communicating effectively with human resources.
  • Proven organizational and administrative skills; flexible and enjoy new challenges.
  • Capable to motivate and mentor any group or team to their fullest potential.

Professional / Business Experience:

  • 22 years of industry & entrepreneurial experience that involves 15 years in Production, Software, Finance and Marketing management.
  • Established Prosift LLC, USA in 2000: Software Consultancy
  • Established Emerald Granites Pvt. Ltd., India: in 1989: Manufacturers and Exporters of Granite floor tiles and slabs to Gulf countries and Singapore
  • Established Textek Electronic Industry Pvt. Ltd., India in 1985: Manufacturers of automobile electronic controls.

Education:

  • Bachelors and Masters in Mechanical Engineering.

Venkatesh Mahalingam
Profile:

  • Dedicated Manager with a strong work ethic and ability to build the best client relationship.
  • Experienced in operations management, installation and commissioning, budget development, staffing, and cost control.
  • Adept at communicating effectively with customers, vendors, and staff.
  • Able to motivate employees to perform to their maximum.
  • Ability and willingness to raise potentially controversial issues in a manner that encourages dialogue.
  • Flexibility, responsiveness and willingness to consider change.
  • Ability and willingness to listen to others.
  • Capability to accept a wide perspective on issues.

Professional / Business Experience:

  • 12 years of versatile industry experience that involves Food, Software, Communication and Finance management.
  • Experienced in critical analysis.
  • Financial literacy, including an ability to read and understand financial statements and ability to measure financial performance.
  • Thorough knowledge of the responsibilities and duties of a Project Manager.
  • Ability to distinguish corporate governance from management and willingness to exercise fiduciary responsibility.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Engineering