Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Malcolm F Mehta Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Malcolm F. Mehta has extensive experience in international business. He has a track record of driving growth and has experience in mergers and acquisitions, planning, strategy and business development.
Malcolm has a robust record of success in achieving complex objectives within the timelines leading to long term and sustainable growth and profitability. He has strong leadership and effective communication skills. Malcolm is a Director on the Board of CAC Holdings Corporation, the parent company of CAC group.
He is also on the Board of other CAC group companies. Prior to his association with CAC, he was with Hexaware Technologies Limited and before that with Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO).
He has an MBA from Anaheim University besides having a Diploma in Japanese Business Management from Kumamoto Gakuen University in Japan. He holds Level 1 in Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT-1).
Murali Gopalakrishnan Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Murali Gopalakrishnan is a Chartered and Cost Accountant with 25+ yrs of experience spanning Audit, consulting, manufacturing, Information Technology and Retail. He started his career at Deloitte in the Audit and Consulting areas.
He has all along been in finance though for a limited period of time he has handled operations / business for retail. He was also involved as a promoter for an I T services company which is focussed on the US and European markets. In his last assignment he was Executive Director - Commercial and Business Process at Spencer’s Retail Limited, an RP Sanjiv Goenka company.
Maqbool Hassan Chief Operating Officer
Maqbool Hassan is responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of Accel Frontline’s sales, marketing, and services organization in India and the Middle East. Maqbool has been with Accel since its inception and has played a pivotal role in the organization’s evolution into an end-to-end Enterprise IT Solutions Provider.
His ability to drive growth and his proven track record to nurture and acquire new businesses makes Maqbool the backbone of the infrastructure business of the company.
Maqbools’ leadership, technology insight and operational expertise have strengthened Accel Frontline’s culture of customer focused value-creation, expanded Accel Frontline into new markets, and extended its product portfolio and global reach. His thorough knowledge of market trends and technology developments enables a highly competent market engagement framework for Accel Frontline Limited.
Maqbool graduated in Electronics and Communications Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Calicut in 1986 and holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management. Prior to Accel Maqbool worked with HCL Ltd.
Milind Kalurkar President
Heads Software Services Division driving the IT solutions and services business in the areas of Open Technology, Telematics, IoT, Managed Services and Banking and ERP services for software subsidiaries viz, ANA, AJKK, & AFL UK.
Milind is a Science graduate with Post Graduation (MBA) in Marketing/Sales Management in 1984. He comes with a strong 30+ years’ sales experience in Information Technology segment, and has worked through all phases of IT sales right from Hardware/systems software to Applications based solutions to Internet and Cloud based solutions.
He had worked in major corporate IT companies like, Novell, Oracle, iGate, Hexaware in Bangalore, Mumbai, & Pune before joining CAC-Accel Frontline. In his professional career, he has built business teams across regions and Global requirements of organizational business growth.
Other than the professional interests, Milind’s other interests are reading, listening to good music and sports.
B.Chandramouli Vice President - WMS Division
Mr. B Chandramouli is working in Accel Frontline Limited as Vice-President in WMS Division. Mr.Chandramouli is a Graduate with an MBA in Marketing from a leading University.
He has over 3 decades of rich experience in Office Automation, Telecom, IT & ITES Industry. He had worked in major corporates like XEROX, RPG Cellular, SIFY Technology and HCL.
R.Lakshmipathi Vice President-HR
Lakshmipathi is a veteran in the IT Industry with over 32 years of experience and is now heading the Human Resources and quality for Accel Frontline Limited. He is designated as VP - HR
He is a B.SC; B.Tech graduate from Madras Institute of Technology, Chennai. Besides, Mr. Lakshmipathi is also a Certified QMS Lead Auditor (ISO 9001:2008), Certified PMP®, ITIL ® & Six Sigma Green Belt certified professional. Mr. Lakshmipathi started his career in HCL where he worked for 7 years. He headed the support services for the company’s South West Region and then moved to ET&T, a Govt of India Organization as a Regional Technical Manager, South.
He subsequently joined the Accel Group in 1992 as Regional Manager. An expert in creating processes and procedure for the operations and cultivating a culture of quality in IT education and development among youngsters, Lakshmipathi is passionate about developing them in taking up challenging tasks in Software Engineering, Customer Support Functions, Project Management, and Total Quality Management.
John Rekesh CTO
As CTO John Rekesh is responsible for the long term strategic technology direction of the company. He ensures that the technology related decisions are in tune with the organizations business goals. He heads the R&D division with a clear focus on business imperatives – developing new technologies as also ensuring current technological standards and compliance.
John Rekesh has more than 22 years of experience in architecting and delivering products and solutions in multiple domains including networking, security, embedded platforms, as well as enterprise and mobile applications. In the past he served as CTO of Calsoft for six years, contributing significantly to the growth of its services business.
He was Senior Software Architect and Distinguished Member of Technical Staff at Freescale Semiconductor, and has also worked for AT&T and Motorola. John has an MS degree with specialization in Parallel and Distributed Computing from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai. He has also been an avid researcher in the area of Artificial Life (AL) with published papers. The most recent of his interests include Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Cloud Computing. He is also the author of a book, The God Principle.
Haresh Ahuja General Manager
Haresh Ahuja is General Manager of Accel Frontline and an Electronic Engineer with over 35 years of experience in multi-time zone IT support, Software, Manufacturing and Sales. Well experienced in building relationship with principal vendors and ability to negotiate and transact business with multi-cultural and diversified customers with his main forte being providing total solution stack. Some of his initiatives include providing “Business-in-a-Box” solutions approach – the complete solution stack for enterprise, that cuts down implementation time drastically.
S.Sundaramurthy Company Secretary & Compliance Officer
S. Sundaramurthy is a qualified Company Secretary. He is a graduate in Science, Masters Degree in Public Administration and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India.
He has been in the Secretarial & Insurance field for a period of 21 years. His last assignment has been with a Listed Company M/s. Kothari Petrochemicals Limited.