eBizNET Management Team
Sitaram Geddam - Founder & CEO
Sitaram started his career in Supply Chain Management at Johnson & Johnson, Somerset, NJ as a distribution analyst. In 1995 he joined the SCM division at BDM International, which was later acquired by TRW, Inc. Shortly after the acquisition, he founded a Supply Chain Software consulting company, with operations at Hyderabad primarily to provide WMS Implementation services for clients in the Asia-Pacific region. With a goal of providing top tier supply chain execution systems capabilities to small and mid-sized enterprises, Sitaram came up with "Pay as you Grow" and "Pay as you Go" delivery models. Since then, as CEO and Chairman of eBizNET, he has been instrumental in defining the strategy for the growth of the company into a leading SaaS supply chain software vendor. He is the chief architect and driving force behind the development of the cloud based eBizNET Supply Chain Suite, and heralded for his use of the latest technologies, hybrid implementation, and distributed software development processes. Prior to eBizNET, he had worked with Tier 1 SCM software products for more than a decade, and has been involved in successful implementation of over a hundred projects involving several Fortune 500 & SMB companies in his career. He has deep experience with integration of SCE software products with ERP systems such as NetSuite, SAP AR/AP, Oracle E-Business Suite, and i2 Transportation Systems.
Sitaram holds a Master's degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering with a concentration in MIS, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY. He has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.
Henry Sage - CFO & GM Operations
As CFO & GM – Operations, Henry is responsible for managing the execution of business operations including all the financial, accounting, and regulatory aspects for the Company. Henry brings over 10 years of Finance and Investment Banking experience with a primary focus on growth-oriented software companies. Through his in depth experience in the technology sector Henry has been able to provide both transactional and operational advice to a wide variety of clients. He specializes in managing and executing M&A transactions and private and public equity transactions for technology companies.
Over his entire career, Henry has managed more than 25 transactions in the areas of buy and sell-side M&A as well as private and public capital raises with cumulative deal value in excess of $1.5 billion. Henry has a deep understanding of the software, SaaS, and supply chain industry. Prior to eBizNET, Henry was a leader of Signal Hill Capital Group’s Enterprise Software Division. As a Managing Director at Signal Hill, he focused on private and public corporate investment banking advisory assignments. Before Signal Hill, Henry was a Senior Vice President with FBR Capital Market's Technology, Media, & Telecom Investment Banking Group. He began his investment banking career at SG Cowen focused on software and technology.
Henry received his M.B.A. from Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley and his B.S. in Business Administration from Georgetown University, double majoring in Finance and Human Resources and graduating Magna Cum Laude.
Ravi Penubothula – VP, Technology & Global Delivery
Ravi heads the product development group and global delivery center at eBizNET. He manages the largest team of people at eBizNET consisting of development, delivery and support resources based in India. In addition, he has been focused steadily evolving application architecture to incorporate new technologies for a secure and scalable eBizNET SaaS Platform. He is also responsible for managing relationships with key technology partners such as NetSuite and Oracle
Ravi has 15 years of experience in technology, software tools development and product development at several global companies. Prior to joining eBizNET, he was the Director of Operations, SaaS Hosting at Computer Associates. Ravi worked at Computer Associates in various roles in the US for more than a decade, before returning to India to establish CA's SaaS Software Support group. He was responsible for creating the the SaaS team at CA, India with 50+ employees, and putting in place necessary processes for seamless delivery of support services to clients around the globe.
Ravi holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science from New York Institute of Technology, and Bachelor's in Computer Science from Osmania University.
GSR Prasad – Vice President, Corporate Services
Prasad has over 18 years of experience in Computer hardware and software industry in the areas of Human resources, Sales and Sales management, accounts, contracts, legal, QA, procurement and General administration. He is associated with eBizNET right from the inception and has served the company in different roles. As a VP Corporate services, he is responsible for HR and Finance administration, customer contracts, vendor management, corporate liaison and procurement activities.
Prior to joining eBizNET, he worked as Territory Manager with ‘Odin Computers Ltd.’ then largest APPLE distributor in India. In addition he worked in sales management positions with ‘Sterling Computers Ltd.’ started by C. Sivasankaran, a serial entrepreneur who has a net worth of more than $4bn now.
Prasad has done his Masters in ‘Commerce’ from Andhra University in 1989 and another Masters in ‘Business Administration’ from Nagarjuna University, in 1992.