PARTHO BHATTACHARYA

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Partho was formerly founder and CEO of Invenio Business Solutions, an award-winning SAP consultancy, which he built to 850 employees and then successfully exited by way of minority private equity buyout in 2019. Prior to Invenio, Partho held leadership positions at IBM, Tata, Perot Systems, Siemens and Sapphire. Partho lives in Reading and during his spare time can be found spending quality time with his friends and family.

DAN BESSANT

COMMERCIAL DIRECTOR

Dan has worked in the technology industry for over 10 years. Prior to Venerate Dan led the UK technology corporate finance team at PwC focusing on working with high growth UK clients. Dan is responsible for driving Venerate’s commercial strategy and growth in the UK. Originally from Shropshire, Dan now lives in North London with his family. In his spare time Dan enjoys trying to keep fit and learning to play the piano.

BISWANATH BHATTACHARYA

FOUNDER & MANAGING DIRECTOR (APAC)

Biswanath has worked in the technology industry for over 25 years with experience that includes running HP Technology Services in India, and CEO of HCL Services in India. Bishu is responsible for driving the APAC business as well as creating a centre of excellence for offshore delivery across Venerate’s Indian offices. Bishu lives in Bangalore with his wife, son and daughter-in-law. During his spare time he can be found playing tennis.

SAI DHANDAPANI

DIRECTOR & CFO

Saikumar has worked in the technology industry for over 25 years with experience that includes Director of Finance at HP Enterprise, India Sales, Motorola, and Kirloskar AAF. He has a broad range of experience across finance and is a member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (CA) and the Cost and Works Accountants of India (ICWA). Sai lives in Bangalore with his wife and son. During his spare time Sai enjoys playing and watching cricket.

LAURA COLES

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Laura has worked in a variety of marketing, demand generation and inside sales roles in the technology industry for more than 20 years. Her career includes Wolters Kluwer, Hitachi, Invenio, Sapphire and Oracle. Laura was an early adopter of the Salesforce Sales and Marketing Clouds and understands how transformative Salesforce can be for marketing and sales operations. Laura lives in Reading with her family which includes several rescue pets – a cause which she is passionate about.

ROHIT KUMAR

CTO & CERTIFIED TECHNICAL ARCHITECT

Rohit is one of a very small number of Salesforce Certified Technical Architects worldwide, and has 19 Salesforce certifications. Prior to Venerate, Rohit worked for Salesforce as a Technical Architect and also helped design and develop India’s first nano-satellite, SRMSAT. Rohit has deep expertise in architecting across the Salesforce platform and leads Venerate’s technical strategy as well as our expanding development team. In his spare time Rohit enjoys spending time with his wife and family.

PARTHA CHATTERJEE

SALES DIRECTOR 

Partha has worked in the technology industry for over 20 years with a career that includes TCS, HP, Oracle, Wipro and HCL. Partha is responsible acquiring new customers in the APAC region. Partha lives in Mumbai with his wife and two children. During his spare time, Partha can be found spending time with family and friends. Whenever time permits, he goes out on countryside driving expeditions and is also a fan of retro Bollywood classics.