Ajay Gupta

President and CEO

Ajay established SDG Corporation in 1993 to pioneer a unique, delivery-driven culture designed to meet each client’s challenges based upon an extensive blend of knowledge, experience, skills, passion, and imagination.

Ajay, as President and Chief Executive Officer, together with his management team, works with clients to align their strategic and functional line-of-business IT to company-wide, objectives-based initiatives and tactical programs to deliver identifiable near-to-long-term bottom-line results.

He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of SDG Corporation. Ajay earned a Master of Science in Computer Science from the New York Institute of Technology and completed the Advanced Management Executive Program at Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University.

Ajay Gupta

President and CEO

Nag Bhadravati

Chief Operating Officer

As SDG’s Chief Operating Officer, Nag has more than 20 years of executive-level information technology experience. This has cultivated his passion for surpassing clients’ objectives through excellent service, lean operating methods, and incentive-driven rewards for team achievement. Nag and his teams work closely with clients to evaluate strategic and tactical business needs, understand their unique requirements, and deliver a world-class product, professional services, and/or advisory solutions.

Nag is a PMI-certified Project Management Professional specializing in technical consulting, program management, client relationship management, multimillion-dollar P&L management, and turnaround leadership and management. Prior to joining SDG, he worked at Fujitsu Consulting and Tata Consultancy Services.

After earning a Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering from National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Nag also received a graduate certificate in Project Management from Colorado State University and a post-graduate certificate in Business Management from XLRI Jamshedpur.

Nag Bhadravati

Chief Operating Officer

Sabyasachi

Chief Technology Officer

Sabya as SDG’s Chief Technology Officer has more than 16+ years of experience in consulting and delivering technology solutions in areas such as Digital Transformation, Identity & Access Management, Information Security & Risk Management and empowering businesses with his technology prowess in the field of DevOps, Automation, Analytics & Cognitive, Cybersecurity among others. He drives customer success by leveraging experiential knowledge and thought leadership in designing and implementing complex business solutions that delivered strong ROI.

Sabya holds the leadership & experience of driving innovative ideas and implementing IP led solutions and frameworks to enable faster time–to-market and lower TCO. He is a logical & objective decision maker with a strong ability to manage crisis at all levels, Initiated & led strategic changes and critical business and technology related process improvement initiatives.

Prior to SDG, Sabya was associated to TASEC Ltd. (A Tata Advanced Systems Company) as a Practice Head for Cyber Security. He has earned a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Banaras Hindu University.

Sabyasachi

Chief Technology Officer

Ian Coville

Products and Platforms

Ian has 20+ years of senior leadership experience with technology start-up companies driving technology thought leadership through hyper-growth and business transformation. As Vice President of Client Solutions, Ian acts as a trusted advisor to our clients, collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to ensure full value delivery to our clients. Prior to joining SDG, Ian served as CIO at Lucrotec and SVP of Global Information Technology at Tangoe.

Ian Coville

Products and Platforms

Kelly Janiro

Human Resources

In her capacity as SDG’s Human Resource Director, Kelly is charged with building our people foundation. Kelly rejoins SDG from Danbury Mission Technologies (formerly United Technologies) where she consistently bridged the gap between HR and the business to ensure alignment and business success. Kelly is an HR professional with approximately 20 years of experience and a passion for employee engagement, talent acquisition, performance management, and succession planning. Kelly has a B.S. degree in Business Management and a minor in Economics and Psychology from Manhattan College and a Masters in Adult Education and Human Resource Management from Fordham University, Lincoln Center.

Kelly Janiro

Human Resources

Kyle Pond

Sales and Marketing

Kyle leads the Sales, Channels and Marketing functions and works with our global team to drive revenue growth and customer success. Kyle brings an extensive, 20+ year track record in building and leading sales in a variety of software segments including enterprise security and IT infrastructure.

Kyle was previously with Device Authority, an Identity and Access Management provider for Internet of Things (IoT) and Blockchain where he was the VP of Sales & Business Development. Prior to this role, Kyle was the VP of Americas for Boldon James, an endpoint security vendor, where he led all Americas go-to-market operations. His leadership helped Boldon James achieve their goal of a successful exit and acquisition by HelpSystems. Prior to Boldon James, Kyle was at Protegrity where he held numerous leadership positions including Sales, Alliances and Marketing.

Kyle earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Rhode Island and received an MBA from the John F. Welch College of Business at Sacred Heart University.

Kyle Pond

Sales and Marketing

Scott Walter

Cloud Acceleration and Enablement

Scott has 20+ years of experience in leading global teams to deliver high impact technology projects across a variety of industries. As Vice President of Cloud Acceleration & Enablement, Scott leads a global team that is knowledgeable in cloud compute environments, cloud transformation strategies and cloud security. He and his team partner with our clients to accelerate their journey to the cloud and subsequently their ongoing cloud initiatives. Scott rejoins SDG after serving as Vice President of Engineering at Tenovos and Director of Application Development at HBO.

Scott Walter

Cloud Acceleration and Enablement

Meetali Sharma

Risk and Compliance

Meetali is an award-winning and industry-recognized subject-matter expert in Risk Management, measuring the effectiveness of controls and maintaining and improving strategic management systems and internal control structures around information security. She also has extensive experience in managing Audit Programs & establishing Incident Management Systems.

Meetali Sharma

Risk and Compliance

Pradeep Kapoor

Solution Delivery

In addition to leading the delivery operations in India, Pradeep also leads delivery governance globally for SDG. He manages an organization of over 300 associates that deliver high-quality consulting and software solutions. These solutions include advisory, transformation, and managed services in Cybersecurity and Digital Transformation practices.

Pradeep has over 20 years of experience in IT outsourcing, setting up Offshore Development Centers for global clients—including Fortune 100 companies—and managing P&L. He is passionate about customer success and building high-performance teams.

Pradeep holds an engineering degree from NSIT, Delhi and is a certified PMP and CSM.

Pradeep Kapoor

Solution Delivery

Soumak Roy

Cybersecurity

Soumak Roy has more than 20 years of experience in cybersecurity leadership roles with preeminent technology organizations. Prior to SDG, Soumak was Global Head of Cybersecurity and Risk Management – Solutioning & Presales for Tech Mahindra, Head of Cybersecurity for TATA Advanced Systems Limited, and Pre-Sales Head (India & SAARC) - Fraud & Risk Intelligence for RSA. He is an experienced practitioner in both enterprise and consumer security including Identity & Access Management, Fraud & Risk Intelligence, Infrastructure Security, Security Operations, and Cyber Intelligence. Soumak has a deep interest in Dark & Deep Web Intelligence and among many initiatives, is working to secure the cyber world by leveraging intelligence-driven automation and proactive-defense.

Soumak Roy

Cybersecurity

David Berger

Cybersecurity

David is a thought leader and is recognized for implementing highly automated IAM programs and insightful GRC solutions in the industry. Before joining SDG, David was CISO at Point72 Asset Management, and an advisor to start-up firms at CyberNYC sponsored by Columbia University. His prior roles include Chief Architect at TD Ameritrade and CTO (client products) at Dun & Bradstreet, as well as implementing global trading systems. David holds CISA, CRSC and ITIL industry certifications, a Master’s Degree from the St. Elizabeth University, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.

David Berger

Cybersecurity

Charles Franke

Identity Access Governance

Chuck is an experienced technologist and strategist with 20+ years of experience, the past 15 of which have been focused in Identity Management. As IAG Practice Director, Chuck leads our IAG practice of over 200 consultants globally. Prior to joining SDG, Chuck has held leadership roles in IAG Advisory & Strategy practices at TCS, Logic Trends & Accenture and has introduced IAG consulting practices for other firms. Chuck holds a MS degree in Computer Science from Middle Tennessee State University and did post-graduate research while teaching Computer Science at the University of Mississippi.

Charles Franke

Identity Access Governance

Santosh Singh

Identity Access Governance

As an Identity & Access Management professional, Santosh successfully leads the Technical Solution Design and Architecture, Solution Development, and Deployment phases of Identity & Access Management assignments for Fortune 100 companies and large enterprises. His has experience in industries including Manufacturing & Industrial, Health Care, Finance & Banking, Automobile, Telecommunication, Food & Beverage Major, and Aviation.

Santosh Singh

Identity Access Governance