Ashok Deshpande: CEO & Managing Director
Ashok Deshpande, CEO & Managing Director of Envision, brings in more than two and half decades of experience in managing technology businesses. He is a thought leader and firm believer process oriented way of working, having pioneered many innovative business models in his career. He has extensive professional and governmental contacts and is well respected in the industry. He has overseen the emergence of Envision from a start-up company to a well-respected one in the field of network and communication technologies.
Prior to Envision, Ashok has worked with as consultant to a few US companies including a leading US Telecom Company for about 4 years. Ashok has also worked with leading private & public companies like Videocon, Meltron, and Global Tele-Systems & Kirloskar group in various capacities..
Ashok holds degree in Electronics & Communications Engineering from Bangalore University and Masters in Business Administration from IGNOU, New Delhi.
Ashok has received “Appreciation Award for Contribution to Indian Telecom Industry” from CDOT, the R&D wing of Department of Telecommunications, Government of India in the year 1992 besides various appreciations from several companies he was associated with.
R. Muralidharan: Director
Murali, Director of Envision, brings more than three decades of experience. Murali was first with Bharat Electronics for almost two decades & has developed a number of states of art analog and digital Microwave Radio Relay equipment. Murali was head of R & D, Satellite communication group at Bharat Electronics. He was instrumental in building the first extended C band TV Earth station for Doordarshan. He developed Intelsat F3 stations for VSNL and VSAT technology to DOT. Murali is a recipient of R & D award from Bharat Electronics. He is considered a pioneer in Satcomm industry in India.
Murali was a promoter director of Satnet Communication Pvt. Ltd., a company started to provide VSAT services. Hew was a consultant to Reliance Industries for setting up their VSAT network for voice, data and video communication. Prior to this Murali was associated with Kirloskar Computer services Ltd. & instrumental in building India’s largest Private VSAT Network covering 18 cities. Murali was also a consultant for few US companies.
Murali, a first generation entrepreneur, holds degree in Electronics & Communications Engineering from Guindy, Madras University.
Girish Kulkarni – Vice President (Service Delivery)
Girish Kulkarni (GK) is the Vice-President – Service Delivery at envisionIMS. As part of the core management Team , He is responsible for Service Delivery & Customer Support.
Prior to joining envisionIMS, GK has worked with IBM, HP and Firstsource. He has extensive experience in the areas of Service Delivery Management, Program and Project Management, Resource Planning, Vendor Management, Technical Support and Documentation.
Girish Kulkarni is a Graduate from Gulbarga University and has over 13 years of IT experience and have acquired several certifications in like (Cisco, Microsoft and ITIL).