Bala Ramaiah

Bala Ramaiah

Chief Executive Officer

Bala’s entrepreneurial streak started in his teenage years, and that intense passion eventually translated into the founding of ISSQUARED® in 2010. Bala’s broad and rich exposure to IT infrastructure management, architecture and security with a hands on approach has helped set a clear vision for ISSQUARED®. Bala has held leadership roles at Exodus Communications and Amgen prior to founding ISSQUARED®. Bala holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physics from Delhi University where he graduated with Honors, and a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from California Lutheran University.

Suchinth Kumar

Chief Revenue Officer

Suchinth leads the revenue-generation activities at ISSQUARED®. Suchinth’s deep enterprise delivery background in companies such as Amgen and GE Healthcare helps ISSQUARED® deliver a unique value proposition to customers. Suchinth’s leadership experience ranges from large enterprise infrastructure & identity management programs to ERP implementations and systems integration. Suchinth holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering from the Pune Institute of Computer Technology, and a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management where he was also the President of the Student Council.

Suchinth Kumar
John Charles

John Charles

Senior Vice President, Cloud Services

John leads the divisions for cloud services, virtualization, as well as cloud security. John started his career with the United States Marine Corp specializing in computer automation and security. He worked at AT&T, Donnelley Enterprises, and was the West Coast Lead for Donovan Data Systems before joining Amgen as an Architect for Innovation Strategies. After a stint as the Manufacturing Design Engineer for Virtualized Manufacturing Control Systems at Amgen, John joined ISSQUARED®. John holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from Cornell University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.

Jagan Jatavallabhula

Senior Vice President, Consulting Services

With 20+ years of IT experience, Jagan leads the Managed Services & Delivery operations. Jagan is the “customer evangelist” at ISSQUARED®. Jagan’s diverse enterprise management experience ranges from complex utility billing software development to architecting and managing massive databases for consumer internet and Fortune 100 companies. Jagan’s experience includes working at Exodus Communications, Amgen and Yahoo among others. Jagan holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Technology in Electrical & Electronics and a Master’s Degree of Technology in Electrical Power Systems.

Jagan Jatavallabhula
Ganesh Ramaiah

Ganesh Ramaiah

Senior Vice President, Managed Services

Ganesh’s emphasis on quality & delivery has been a consistent theme as he led teams at UBS, CSC, Microsoft, and IBM. His vast experience includes managing staff of thousands of global delivery engineers for Fortune 100 companies’ IT operations. Ganesh holds Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Physics with special emphasis in Electronics from Delhi University.

Kirit Sarvaiya

Vice President, Sales and Marketing

Kirit Sarvaiya is responsible for Sales and Marketing for the Americas. Prior to his current role, he was responsible for Global Marketing and Sales at CSM Software, which got acquired in 2016 by SOLIZE, a $100MM global engineering services company headquartered in Tokyo. Prior to SOLIZE, Kirit worked at several Fortune 500 companies in his illustrious career spanning 25 years, such as Microsoft, Yahoo!, Viacom, and News Corp-owned MySpace.

Kirit graduated with the Highest Academic Honors in the Executive MBA program at the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California, and received his Bachelor of Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology where he was received several Best Paper Awards for his research from prestigious engineering societies.

Kirit has been a Keynote Speaker at eTail, the premier conference for the Retail Industry, and has also spoken about his team’s product advancements at NRF, Mobile Shopping, and Social Commerce Strategies conferences.

Kirit enjoys spending time playing tennis with his wife and their two kids, and traveling the globe with them.

Kirit Sarvaiya
John Charles

Steve Marks

Vice President

Steve leads the division for networking equipment and services.  Steve has worked in the Data Communications industry since 1984.  Steve came to ISSQUARED® through the acquisition of Starnet Data Design, which he founded in 1987.  Steve holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from California State University Northridge.  Steve currently serves on the Los Angeles Board of Directors for JDRF, the nation’s leading advocacy organization for developing better treatments and ultimately the cure for Type 1 Diabetes.