team6 Prasanth Gopalakrishnan

President & CEO
Prasanth Gopalakrishnan is the founder and CEO of Kalkitech. He founded Kalkitech in May 1998 with a vision to make it a technology leader in the field of energy optimization and communication solutions.

team6 Vanishree Gururaj

Executive Vice President & CFO
Vani Shree Gururaj joined Kalkitech as Chief Financial Officer in January 2013. She has more than 15 years of experience working with multi-national companies and large Public Sector Enterprises.

team6 George Punnoose

Executive Vice President & COO
George Punnoose is responsible for the company’s overall operations. He has more than 27 years of experience in the power industry.

team6 Jose Thomas

Vice President – Power T&D
Jose Thomas has held various positions at Kalkitech over a 12 year period, the most recent being VP Product Management for Kalkitech’s flagship product line.

team6 Johney Varghese

Vice President – SmartGrid Services
Johney Varghese is in charge of Engineering for Kalkitech’s Technology Services Group. He has more than 18 years of experience in Implementation Services and IT technologies and extensive experience in managing large projects across verticals.

team6 Sushil Cherian

Vice President – Power Generation
Sushil Cherian is the Co-founder of Kalkitech and has over 18 years of experience in Control and Automation Systems, specifically in the Power and Oil and Gas industries.

team6 Jack Verson

Director – Product Development
Jack Verson Co-Founded Applied Systems Engineering in 1981 and has been instrumental in the development of market leading ASE2000 Protocol Test Set product.

team6 Vinoo Shankar Warrier

Director – Research & Development
Vinoo Shankar Warrier is responsible for Product R&D at Kalkitech. He has more than 17 years of experience in the Design and Development of complex communication products and integration projects between disparate systems.

team6 Michael Hoffinger

Director – US Operations
Michael Hoffinger is responsible for Applied Systems Engineering’s overall operations and marketing activities. Mike has over 26 years of experience within the SCADA industry, working with telephony, oil & gas, and power utility SCADA                                          systems.