Take a look at some of the individuals who have shaped the culture and history of Solugenix, making us a powerful player in the IT field and an inspiring place to work.
Shashi Jasthi is the President and CEO of Solugenix. He is responsible for driving client and partner value through innovative technology and business solutions. Shashi has over 20 years of experience managing Information Technology and Consulting organizations. He built IT organizations and turned around loss-making acquisitions in Chicago, IL, Phoenix, AZ, Provo, UT, Wellington, New Zealand and Sydney, Australia. He joined Solugenix in 1992 and after a brief hiatus in early 2000, he came back to lead the company.
Shashi holds an MBA from the University of Chicago in Chicago, IL, an MS in Computer Science from Northwestern University, in Evanston, IL and a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electronics Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology in Chennai, India. He holds patents in the areas of navigation, mapping and routing.
Damola Akinola is the Vice President of Consulting Services. He oversees all aspects of client relations, employee satisfaction and effective delivery of solutions. Damola has been with Solugenix for over 15 years. He participates actively in the forums and implements solutions for the Financial Services industry - especially Mutual Funds and Broker/Dealer.
Damola holds an MBA from the University of California, Irvine. He also holds an MS in Communications and Signal Processing from Imperial College London and a BS in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from the Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria. He is a PMI certified Project Management Professional and a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer.
Jemma David is the Director of the Enterprise Business Support Solutions practice for Solugenix. Jemma focuses on delivering quality IT support services and technology at a cost that’s right-sized to our client’s needs. Her expertise includes building IT support organizations in the areas of IT helpdesk and business application support desks. Her other focus areas are in Project Management, PMO strategies and in business process analysis. Jemma has been with Solugenix for over 14 years. She has over 20 years of experience working on IT projects in the Financial, Entertainment and Geographical Navigation industries. Jemma is also currently serving as the HDI Orange County Chapter President.
Jemma holds a B.S. in Computer Science from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. She is also a Microsoft Certified Professional.
Suneetha Menon is the Director of the Solugenix Government Services practice geared towards selling Solugenix’s IT solutions to Federal and State government entities. Suneetha also helps manage customer relationships, and is responsible for the delivery of custom software solutions from Solugenix’s offshore delivery center. Suneetha’s core expertise is in building, managing and delivering custom software and service management solutions. For over 15 years at Solugenix, Suneetha has helped build and deliver software and support solutions in the Financial, Entertainment, Healthcare, and Geographic Navigation industries.
Suneetha has been with Solugenix since 1995 and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Pune University, India and a Master's in Computer Engineering from Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York. She is also a Microsoft certified SQL Server developer and a Sun certified Java programmer.
Ramki Venkatraman is the Director of the Solugenix Strategic Business Initiatives practice. His expertise includes planning and delivery of organizational strategic initiatives, managing customer relationships and the implementation of IT projects. He has over 16 years of experience in the financial, pharmaceutical and healthcare domains and has been with Solugenix for over 12 years. His other areas of focus include project management, business analysis and process improvement.
Ramki holds an MS in Statistics & Operations Research from Central University India and a BS in Mathematics from Madras University, India. Ramki is also a Microsoft Certified Programmer and a Sun certified Java Programmer.
Luke Marois has 40 years of experience developing technical solutions to business problems for the financial, healthcare and publishing industries. His areas of expertise include project management, requirements definition, system analysis, application software and database design and implementation.
Luke is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer.