Chief Executive Officer
Radha Ramaswami Basu has over 30 years experience in executive management. She is widely recognized as a leading woman entrepreneur in technology companies and as a pioneer in the Indian software business. Radha began her professional career at Hewlett Packard in 1978 as an R&D engineer working on ultrasound imaging technologies.
Radha held the position of Chairman & CEO of Support.com, a Nasdaq-listed company, from July 1999 to May 2006, led the company through initial and secondary public offerings, and built it into a worldwide market leader in support automation software.
In 2006, after retiring from SupportSoft, Radha and her husband Dipak Basu launched Anudip Foundation, a social enterprise in India with the mission of generating livelihood opportunities for the unemployed and marginalized poor through training in information technology.
Radha has had strong influence on women in technology and has coached women professionals in the high-tech industry. She has taught courses at MIT Sloan School of Management on Women and Entrepreneurship and has mentored MBA students as the joint Entrepreneur and Executive-in-Residence at the Simmons School of Management.
In 2009 Radha served as Managing Director of Santa Clara University's Center for Science, Technology and Society (CSTS) whose mission is to promote the use of science and technology through social entrepreneurship to benefit under served communities worldwide. Inspired by the thought provoking stories of entrepreneurs wanting to serve the poorest of the poor but lacking expertise to create innovative and affordable designs, Radha and CSTS are leading the Frugal Innovation initiative. Frugal Innovation addresses the need for low-cost technology solutions in underdeveloped countries. In 2010, Radha was invited as the Dean’s Executive Professor in the School of Engineering.
Radha was born and raised in Chennai. She holds a bachelors degree in Electronics & Communications from the University of Madras, a master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, and is a graduate of the Stanford Executive Management program. She has won numerous awards including Excelsior Leadership, Top25 Women of the Web, CEO of the Year 2000, Leader of the Millennium, and has been profiled in the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, Upside Magazine and Economic Times. She has featured as a guest speaker at Wharton School, Stanford Business School, Santa Clara University, and the Forbes Executive Summit. Radha serves on the boards of ReSurge, CSTS and C.E.O. Women.
Chief Delivery & Development Officer
Anindya Chattopadhyay is currently the Chief Delivery and Development Officer with iMerit. Anindya has over 16 years of diverse experiences managing projects for Business Process Outsourcing and audit firms on international and domestic projects. At iMerit he continues to use his expertise in quality assurance and technology selection to manage the operations of iMerit and oversee client projects.
Anindya is a graduate of Science from Kolkata University Additionally, Anindya received his MBA in Information Systems from Sikkim Manipal University in Kolkata, West Bengal.
International Business Development Manager
Sumantra Sen is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Transnational Business Solutions, a New York City-based strategic and operations advisory firm. In his twenty seven years of professional experience, he has served and advised a range of industries, including engineering, packaged goods, financial service, health care, social enterprise and business knowledge process outsourcing.
Prior to his current role in Transnational, he worked with Fortune 100 companies and entrepreneurial start-up ventures in countries like India, Germany, UK and USA. His senior leadership positions in Mobil Oil, Cummins Power, Invensys, and Lazard make him an expert in start-up management, retail and distribution, international M&A initiatives and capability sourcing. As a former CEO, he has a successful track record in operational innovations, marketing, team building and mentoring.
A national scholar from India, Sumantra holds a bachelors degree in Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta and an MBA from the University of Delhi. Sumantra is the recipient of several prestigious honors including the VCIC Best Entreprenuer 2008 and the Chairman's Award at Cummins as the leader of the Best Performance Cell.
Project Services Lead
Romy Gosh is a current Project Services Leader at iMerit. Romy has 8 years of work experience in the field of IT management. He has developed skills building and leading teams in IT business process outsourcing since 2004 as a Quality Analysis Project Manager for Orbital Outsourcing.
Romy was born in Calcutta, West Bengal and graduated with a Bachelors of Commerce degree from Calcutta University. He has worked with Anudip and iMerit since 2010.
Project Services Lead
Rajarshi Bijali is a current Project Services Leader at iMerit. Rijarshi has worked with iMerit since the beginning of the first phase in 2010 and has continued with the company into its second phase as an independent commercial Web Enabled IT Service company.
Rajarshi is from Batanagar, West Bengal and graduated with a Bachelors of Commerce degree from Calcutta University in 1997.