Kannankote 'Sri' Srikanth
Sri is a globally renowned service leader. In his career that spans over two decades, Sri has held executive positions for transnational corporations such as Motorola, Nortel, Compaq Computer and Digital Equipment Corporation. He has served as Nortel’s President of Global Professional Services in the Professional Service Division. Earlier as Corporate Vice President and General Manager of Network Services and Applications Management for Motorola Networks, he was responsible for driving the services business globally. In his most recent role he was the President and COO of Sasken Communications Technologies Limited.
Sri has earned many accolades in his career. In 1995, Computerworld rated him as heading the #1 systems integration organization of Digital Equipment Corporation in the United States. Under his leadership, industry analysts such as IDC and Gartner rated Compaq’s Professional Services Organization in the top 5. He was instrumental in transforming Nortel Networks’ Global Professional Services into an organization that featured in the top 10 slot, as rated by IDC. He also played a key role in the creation of a Joint Venture between leading Indian Services companies Wipro and Tech Mahindra while working at Motorola.
An MBA and a B.S. in Mathematics from the State University of New York at Buffalo, Sri actively serves on the Board of Directors of multiple private companies spanning multiple industries.