Sri Kiran Patibandla
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Sri Patibandla brings over 17 years of technology management and execution experience in strategizing and delivering enterprise applications for customers.
As CEO of Techdemocracy, Sri has overseen the company growth of over 40% year over year for the last decade. Sri is responsible for Growth strategy, execution and overall operations to enhance and support TechDemocracy’s growth. Sri’s area of expertise includes enterprise IT applications and needs, corporate strategy, corporate management, technology services delivery, innovation, business operations and governance.
Before inception of TechDemocracy, Sri worked with Agilent technologies to streamline their infrastructure and IT operations to support enterprise applications. Prior to that Sri worked with CapGemini’s consulting group providing leadership and delivery of enterprise software for large enterprises. Sri earned a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Andhra University.
Seasoned CSO and IT veteran with experience spanning over two decades with companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Avaya, Identix, and Merrill Lynch. While at Microsoft coauthored Microsoft's "Best Practices for Enterprise Security" whitepaper series, was a technical contributor for the MCSE Exam "Designing Security for Windows 2000" and official course curriculum for the same. In 1998 founded "The NT Toolbox", where he oversaw all operations until its acquisition by GFI Software in 2002. Subject Matter Expert for CompTIA's Security+ certification and formerly on ISSA's International Privacy Advisory Board covering GLBA.
Performed vulnerability analysis for 4 years for Windows and .Net Magazine's "Security Administrator" publication. Coauthor of the books "Hack Proofing Your Network - 2nd Edition", "Stealing the Network - How to Own the Box", and a contributing author of "Security Planning and Disaster Recovery" ,"Network Security - The Complete Reference" and "Network Security Assessment: From Vulnerability to Patch".
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Krishnan Balasubramanian Chief Financial Officer With over 27 years of experience in leadership positions in the finance domain, Krishnan Balan is serving as a board member and Chief Financial Officer of TechDemocracy since 2005.
Mr. Balan is responsible for the administrative, financial and risk management operations of the company and development of a financial and operational strategies. Prior to that Mr. Balasubramanian has also served in various organizations as CFO such as: Melstar Information Technologies Ltd, Melstar Inc., He also worked as Manager Finance at Damac, Dubai. He holds Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Mumbai and Chartered Accountancy from India.