KP has been part of the software industry for last 35 years after starting out as a programmer after
high school in 1985. A problem solver & techie at heart, has helped build and run offshore software
delivery units out of Bangalore, India. He has worked on software projects for the kuala lumpur stock
exchange, Siemens, DaRT, Asian CERC, Genisys & Mystifly.
In 1994, he was part of the team at Data line & Research technologies that developed India’s
first online network called India online (predecessor to the internet in India).
in 1999, at Asian CERC, he developed India’s first internet based share trading platform
(The only system offering live streaming quotes in India at the time).
He has diverse international experience after professional engagements in 7 countries
outside India (Malaysia, USA, UK, Vietnam, Canada, Sweden & Germany.
Co-founder & CTO of White label e systems (a Forex trading & Treasury management solutions company based
out of Mumbai, India)
He is the founder of Soarian Technologies and lives in Bangalore, India.
Krishnan aka Shyam has been developing software for the last 25 years. A fold up your sleeves and
code kind of guy who has been dabbling with low level development for a long time.
He has worked in Hewlett Packard, Hitachi, Intel, Mphasis, Tata Elxsi in the past and
has developed and tested IP stacks, SNMP agents & daemons. Mountain climbing and reconfiguring the
Linux kernel is what he considers fun activities.
He is the founder of gai Technologies and lives near the mountains in Dharmshala, Himachal Pradesh.