Karan Yaramada, CEO of Jade Global founded the company in 2003 with a vision and passion to deliver excellence to its customers. An alumnus of Harvard Business School, Karan exemplifies the company’s deep rooted culture of maximizing value from the latest technology to address some of the biggest business challenges. His unflinching passion for leading through innovation forms the DNA of Jade Global. Under his leadership, the company has grown and scaled new heights to be ranked in the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest growing private companies in the U.S. for seven years in a row.
Karan’s commitment to innovation culture has empowered employees, built high performing team and created leaders. He has redefined leadership by inspiring and rewarding people to unlock their potential and transform them to achieve extraordinary things.
During his consulting tenure with KPMG, Tata Consultancy Services and General Electric, Karan paved the way for the enablement of significant growth by leveraging emerging technologies.
Arun Menon joined Jade Global in October 2017 as Senior Vice President. Arun is responsible for managing the entire global delivery operations for Jade. Arun is a highly accomplished global executive with over 25+ years of experience in the IT services industry. Prior to joining Jade, Arun was with Tech Mahindra where he held roles spanning global delivery, operations, presales and sales. Arun has successfully delivered complex projects in diverse industry verticals to global clients in North America, Asia Pac and Europe. Having spent more than 13 years of his career onsite in US and Europe and rest in India, Arun comes with deep expertise and experience in managing large diverse teams both onsite and offshore, managing CxO level relationships, P&L management, vendor management, capacity management and technical delivery management. Before Tech Mahindra, Arun was associated with Larsen & Toubro.
Arun has a B. Tech with honors in Computer Science & Engineering, and a Management degree in Business Finance. He has also completed the GPMD program conducted by Ross Michigan School of Business.
Harmeet Bhatia joined Jade Global in 2014 as Vice President- Global Sales and Business Development. His responsibility is to lead and expand the Sales team to provide rapid topline, revenue and profitability growth.
Harmeet brings over 20 years of experience in the IT Industry. His primary focus has been in sales, business development, and alliances for the enterprise software application services and systems integration projects. He has an excellent track record in overseeing the sales and business development activities in the areas of systems integration, technology implementations, and strategic consulting.
As the Executive Vice President, Delivery Excellence and Enterprise IT, Anant is responsible for delivering on the ‘Jade Promise’ through perpetuating a culture of excellence that focuses on the spirit of the best in class processes and maturity frameworks. Anant is also responsible for making Jade’s systems and processes ready for sustained growth, while enabling customer-facing employees with the right information.
Anant joined Jade in 2005 and has played multiple roles in his tenure with the company. He was responsible for setting up and growing Jade’s Offshore Delivery facility in Pune, India. Most recently, he led the Client Services portfolio involving 5 diverse service lines to achieve sustained growth.
Prior to joining Jade Global, Anant had acquired extensive experience in all aspects of selling and delivering complex world-wide software engagements. He has outstanding credentials in building strong teams, creating new revenue streams, account management and relationship management.
Anant earned his Bachelors of Computer Science degree from Pune, India, where he currently resides with his wife and 2 daughters.
Spiro Aronis joined Jade Global in March, 2016 as the Regional Director for its UK operations. Spiro has over 25 years of ICT experience. Prior to joining Jade Global, he operated an independent consultancy business providing solution architecture expertise on Oracle HCM implementation projects for various customers including Oracle, Vodafone, Jardine Lloyd Thompson and the International Atomic Energy Agency. He was also involved in setting up an international software business in the UK providing IoT solutions and monitoring.
Spiro has worked across international borders in US, France, South Africa, UK and Austria, and brings extensive international implementation knowledge to Jade Global. He specializes in building strong client relationships, leading teams, designing innovative solutions and providing strategic direction.
Steve Vibhute joined Jade Global in January 2017 through Jade Global’s acquisition of Saturn Infotech. In his new role at Jade Global as Regional Vice President, he will oversee and grow the company’s East Coast business. Steve has around 20 years of experience in the technology sector, with in-depth expertise in ERP, CRM, EPM, BI and Big Data. Prior to the acquisition, Steve was the CEO of Saturn Infotech, and has worked with America’s largest multinational companies including Canon, CISCO, Tyco International, Rabo Bank, Bank of America, Costco, Ford as a consultant of Oracle and KPMG.
Steve is an influencer and has been named in Future 50, CEO of America’s fastest growing company, Philadelphia 100, 40 under 40 winners, among other prestigious felicitations. He has also featured in Inc. magazine, SmartCEO, CIO, Executive Leaders Radio, and NBC network, and has delivered keynote speeches in multiple Oracle conferences. Steve has an engineering degree and a double MBA in Finance, and Sales & Marketing. He is passionate about fundraising and volunteer work for Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and is a hardcore fan of Philadelphia Eagles, Phillies, Sixers and Flyers.
As the Executive Vice President and a key member of the Executive Team, Sudipta is in-charge of the global P&L for Jade Global. He is responsible for managing Client Services and driving the company-wide revenue and margin goals. Sudipta joined Jade Global in 2016 as Senior Vice President of Strategic Initiatives.
Sudipta is an IT Transformation Leader with 28+ years of successful track record in IT services industry – including 20+ years of senior leadership experience in Tier 1 organizations such as Siemens, ATOS, Hewlett Packard, Tata Consultancy Services and Larsen & Toubro. He has extensive experience in creating and implementing business strategies, sales and sales management, global delivery, business development, organization development, technology strategy, service management, practice management, analyst relations and M&A. Sudipta comes with strong expertise in strategizing, winning and delivering large global engagements across diverse industry segments such as Oil & Gas, Transportation, Automotive, Aerospace, Hi-Tech, Communications, Payment Systems, Banking and Insurance. Prior to Jade Global, Sudipta managed a $200M+ global P&L and a 1000+ member delivery team located in North America, India, Poland, Argentina and Brazil.
Sudipta earned his bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Surathkal, India.
As Sr. Director, Managed Services, Manoj is responsible for developing managed services business with a prime focus on delivering operational efficiencies to Jade Customers. He is responsible for account management, P&L, People Management and Developing new solutions/offerings within Managed services organization.
Manoj joined Jade Global in 2006 and has played multiple roles in his tenure with the company. He was responsible for setting up and growing Jade’s Internal infrastructure to support its growth and then setting up database and Infrastructure practice in previous roles. Prior to joining Jade Global, Manoj had acquired extensive functional and technical experience in working with some of the large High Tech, Financial customers in various decision support, Back Office Applications as well as product development and deployments.Manoj is an alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD), and also completed Leadership training from UC Berkeley.
As Vice President of Technology Services Deepak leads our Technology Business and Practice team across North America. He has extensive experience in Sales & Business development, organization development, technology strategy, practice management, Strategic account management and growth.
Deepak comes with 25+ years of successful track record in IT services industry in Tier 1 organizations such as HCL Technologies, Capgemini, L&T Infotech and eInfochips (Now Arrow Electronics). Deepak comes with strong expertise in strategizing, winning and delivering large global engagements across diverse industry segments such as Hi-Tech, Communications, Software product companies, Consumer electronics, Healthcare, Medical Devices and Semiconductor companies.
At Jade Deepak is responsible for Technology Services Sales, Business Development, Practice management and P&L. He also leads practice teams developing solutions/offerings in areas of IoT, DevOps/CloudOps, Product Engineering and Digital Enterprise Services.
Deepak earned his Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering from Bombay University and was Student Section President for Instrumentation Society of America (Now International Society of Automation). ISA is a nonprofit professional association that sets the standard for those who apply engineering and technology to improve the management, safety, and cybersecurity of modern automation and control systems used across industry and critical infrastructure.
David Richer, Director of Organizational Development, is responsible for organizational effectiveness, culture, learning, leadership development, and employee relations at Jade Global.
David joined Jade Global in 2013 in the project management office, bringing over 25 years of IT experience in training, management, and consulting. In 2018 he was promoted to head the organizational development department which blends his experience in IT with his personal mission to improve the quality of life for people in the workforce.
David is an alumnus of UC Davis and has also completed advanced training in the Search Inside Yourself Leadership Institute which integrates deep personal development with practices for introducing mindfulness to organizations and creating positive change.
As the Sr. Director of Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Chris is responsible for developing and growing the Salesforce practice. He joined Jade Global in January, 2017 from NTT Group, one of only 6 Salesforce Global Strategic Partners.
Chris has over 20 years of experience in Customer Experience (CX) and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) consulting. He is a passionate advocate of the customer and currently leads a large team of business and technical consultants to build world class solutions within the Salesforce ecosystem. Prior to joining Jade Global, Chris has worked in M&A, built contact centers around the globe and designed CRM solutions for companies like Expedia, Amazon, Siemens, Metlife, Coca-Cola and Microsoft.