Chief Experience

Manish Tandon

Manish has more than two decades of industry experience in the IT sector. At CSS Corp, he is responsible for leading the company and providing strategic direction towards achieving exceptional performance. Manish is focused on making CSS Corp the global leader in IT services and technology support delivering incredible experiences to clients, end-users and employees across the world.

Manish has served as the Executive Vice President and Head of Healthcare, Insurance, Life-Sciences, Hi-Tech and Manufacturing units at Infosys. He joined Infosys in 1996 and has since then, successfully led multiple senior management roles in business, delivery and sales. He grew the Testing business for Infosys significantly, and has operated across a range of geographies, horizontals and business verticals – including Retail / CPG and Financial Services & Insurance. Additionally, he was on the Board of Infosys Public Services, EdgeVerve, and Infosys Lodestone.

Sunil Mittal

Sunil has over two decades of IT industry experience across multiple horizontals and geographies. He has a spectacular track record of developing new markets, winning new logos, partnering with clients, creating & winning advisor led deals and building teams & businesses. His experience in setting up sales processes with special focus on “Social Selling” is second to none.

As the CSMO at CSS Corp, Sunil is responsible for driving business growth focusing on IT Services, Technology Support Services, Application Services & Infrastructure Management Services. He provides strategic leadership to the Sales, Account Management, Marketing, Solutions Engineering, Deal Advisory, Inside Sales, Alliances and Bid Management teams.


Nishikant Nigam

Nishikant is the Chief Delivery Officer and is a member of CSS Corp’s executive leadership team. He has over two decades of experience in building and leading IT services businesses across all service lines. He is an eminent people’s leader with an impeccable track record in nurturing high performance teams across the globe. A strategic thinker with strong understanding of technology and enterprise ecosystems, he is known for his unwavering focus in helping clients in their transformational journey, using new age technologies and solutions.

With solid business acumen in handling large global teams, Nishikant stands out for his high integrity, work ethics, accountability and ability to lead by example. His strong execution capability coupled with strategic foresight helps him drive innovation, differentiation and competitiveness across the organization.

At CSS Corp, Nishikant heads Global Delivery, Client Engagement, Technology Service Lines, Enterprise Quality and Innovation Labs. His role includes driving transformational programs, incubating new service lines and promoting new business models across industry segments. He is focused on strengthening CSS Corp’s culture of client-centricity.

Prior to joining CSS Corp, Nishikant headed the Cloud and Infrastructure Management Services as the Vice President and Global Delivery Head at Infosys. He has spent close to two decades at Infosys creating strategies and strengthening efficiencies across geographies, verticals and services.

Sundararajan Sampath

Sundar has more than 20 years of Corporate Finance experience as CFO, Controller and a Strategic Finance leader. His experience includes positions as Global CFO at ISGN where he led finance efforts for a successful transformation including divestment of services business, Head of Strategic Finance at CSC handling two successful M&A’s and creating a Global Finance and Analytics competency center, Global Controller at WNS Global Services responsible for SEC Reporting, SOX compliance & spearheading five cross border acquisitions as well as handling multiple Global finance roles at Cognizant.

At CSS Corp, Sundar will be managing Financial, Legal and Fiscal management departments including Procurement and Facilities. He will provide leadership towards business planning, accounting, planning and the strategic efforts of the company.

Sundar holds a Master’s in Business Administration from Edinburgh Business School, CPA and CISA from US. He is also a certified Chartered Accountant and Cost Accountant from India. He has great passion towards Carnatic Music and aims at being concert ready soon! He is also a movie buff and loves reading books (both fiction and non-fiction).

Raj Parameswaran

Raj Parameswaran is an accomplished sales and business development leader for more than 20 years in Banking, Financial Services and Insurance, Telecom, Healthcare, Retail, Manufacturing and Automotive sectors. He is specialized in customer and profit-centric business transformation outsourcing.

Presently, he is the Senior Vice President and Business Head of Europe at CSS Corp, based out of London. In his earlier role at CSS, he was the Head of Americas – East based out of Greater New York City. In his previous stint at Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC) in NYC, Raj held the role of Sales Leader for Consulting, Digital Application Services, Big Data & Analytics, Cloud, Infra, Mobile and IOT offerings. Prior to CSC, Raj led Americas sales for Polaris Consulting and Services. During his Capgemini days, Raj ran solution sales and service management for 8 countries across Europe in complex organizational structures, cultural differences, and operations.

Raj applies consultative and entrepreneurial sales driven approach for effective pipeline generation and other successful wins. He has led customer and profit-centric business transformation and consistently delivered industry-leading growth, leveraging core processes, capabilities, and assets.

Raj is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), with a Master’s Degree (M.S.) in Computer Science from University of Bridgeport, CT, USA and an MBA from Krannert School of Management at Purdue University, Indiana, USA.

Hariswamy Ramaswamy

Hariswamy heads operations for consumer technology – customer experience division at CSS Corp. He is responsible for contact center operations & account management in consumer tech support, sales & customer support processes across all international centers. With 25 years of experience in setting up and running shared service industry with hands-on expertise in leading the business in captive as well as a third party set up, he has also partnered with clients to drive strategic agenda and been part of key leadership teams to execute change management for large acquisitions. He has spearheaded sales / delivery teams for various areas, implementing systems to facilitate high-quality customer experience with core focus on growth / margins. He has expertise in identifying & adopting emerging trends & addressing industry requirements to achieve organizational goals through the digital journey.

Prior to joining CSS Corp, he has worked in different senior leadership roles, where he was involved in establishing deals across portfolios for operations and driving digital operations through various business models. He was also directly responsible for driving capability and global integration across a broad portfolio of deals. He has also worked with prestigious technology & consultancy companies like GE Financial Services, American Express, TCS, Xerox, Genpact etc. where he headed the implementation of an Integrated Accounts Strategy and accomplished global goals with respect to service delivery, customer satisfaction, financial metrics and people development. During the early part of his career, he proved his competency in setting up a process organization in reputed captive units across all verticals. He had also been awarded with a “People Leadership Excellence award” for implementing people practices as a corporate coach and trainer.

He holds a master’s in business management from Amity Business School and is also a certified Level 1 corporate trainer & coach.

Phanikishore Burre

Phanikishore has close to two decades of industry experience and heads the Cloud, Infrastructure & Security services (CIS), and Network Services business units at CSS Corp. He has been instrumental in driving large scale IT and Network transformation programs for enterprises, especially in Retail, Consumer Product Goods (CPG), high-tech, telecom and banking and financial services (BFSI). He holds a track record of delivering business value to organizations globally through a consultative approach augmented by effective solution development, and delivery excellence.

He strives to achieve delivery-driven customer excellence by bringing new innovations/solutions and provides consistent customer satisfaction irrespective of the geographical barriers. He has built disruptive solutions in several industries, to name a few, a payment transfer system for the Indian banking industry, Know Your Stores (KYS), a global retail asset management solution and automated cloud migration solutions for enterprises.

Prior to joining CSS Corp, he has had stints in leading organizations like Tesco Hindustan Service Centre, JDA, TCS, etc. At CSS Corp, he is focused on delivering solutions in Cloud, DevOps, Heuristic Automation and Platforms that are enabled to deploy highly scalable customer experience enriching solutions. Phani holds a bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation Engineering from Nagarjuna University.

Mushtaq Ahmad

Mushtaq has almost two decades of IT industry experience and is the global Chief Information Officer at CSS Corp. With expertise in data center technologies, next-generation cybersecurity, cloud, and applications he has assumed various leadership roles and worked across the globe in geographies like the USA, Europe, and APAC

As the CIO of CSS Corp, he has set the organization’s technology strategy and roadmap, and has been driving the organization’s efficiency while creating a digitized ecosystem to elevate customer experience and service agility by collaborating with different stakeholders. During his transformation initiative at CSS, he developed a comprehensive blueprint for corporate infrastructure by re-engineering and implementing new-age contextual technology solution. He has built a future-ready industrialized service delivery by simplifying IT operations, consolidating and modernizing global infrastructure network, security, systems and applications, rationalizing tools, and improving asset utilization.

In his past stint with Infosys, he was associated with Infrastructure Management Services – IMS unit. He was among the initial set of employees who built the foundation of this unit and was a part of its exponential growth. At Infosys, he assumed many leadership roles where he strategized and designed several next-generation service offerings like GTM and co-creation, and also incubated many new service lines. His technology acumen combined with business insights, experience in strategy planning and problem-solving make him a new age CIO.

Mushtaq holds a B.Tech degree from Aligarh Muslim University. He is a passionate industry speaker at various forums and has his works published on various platforms.

Brijesh Balakrishnan

Brijesh heads the Digital Engineering Services (DES) and Geographic Information System (GIS) business units at CSS Corp. He is responsible for implementing best practices in services delivery and creating solutions across the industry. He also heads the Talent Acquisition and Fulfilment function in the company.

With over 21 years of IT experience at various leadership roles, he has worked across the globe in varied geographies like the USA, Japan, Europe, Singapore and India. He has a diverse experience in client relationships, business development, program management, application development & maintenance, along with the talent management skills of people leadership, talent acquisition & employee retention.

In his previous stint at Infosys, Brijesh served as the Delivery Head for Consumer Technology industry vertical. He also led the Block Chain delivery unit for the company.

Brijesh holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Communications and a post graduate diploma in finance from Symbiosis, Pune. He has also completed executive management programs from Columbia and Stanford Business Schools. He is a passionate industry speaker at platforms like WEF, NASSCOM, and other government and academia events.

Vivian Gomes

Vivian is a highly accomplished and result-oriented management leader with over 17 years of global marketing and business development experience across the IT/BPM sector. At CSS Corp, he heads the marketing, communications and inside sales functions and is responsible for driving the global strategy and execution of demand generation programs and brand building initiatives. He has strong experience in go-to-market strategy and leverages integrated multi-channel marketing, inside sales and account-based marketing to drive pipeline. He pursues thought leadership, analyst and advisor relations, public relations and digital marketing to build the organization’s brand.

Prior to CSS Corp, Vivian has worked with organizations like Infosys, NIIT, Genpact and Cloud Lending Solutions (part of Q2 Software Inc) where he spearheaded diverse initiatives and played a variety of leadership roles in marketing, product innovation, business development, and IT project delivery and management. He graduated with distinction in Electrical Engineering from Manipal Institute of Technology and also has an MBA from the Indian School of Business. He is a passionate speaker at industry events, panels and podcasts, and loves watching cricket and dabbling with stock markets.

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