Nigel Pratt ~ CEO

Nigel has more than 34 years of experience in engineering, finance and business development in banking, technology and manufacturing industries. 

 

Prior heading VBell, Mr Pratt held engineering, management positions at Texas Instruments, Siemens, and Compaq Corporations. 

 

Nigel holds MS degree in Computer Engineering from UT Austin

Dr. Gautam H. Sharma ~ Managing Partner, EVP Biz Dev

Dr. Gautam Hrishikesh Sharma is a Managing Partner with more than 29 years of multi-faceted experience in enterprise and retail business models including goto market, direct, n tier distribution, and e-commerce

 

Gautam has numerous accolades to his name. He was also chosen by World Economic Forum as a ‘Global Leader for Tomorrow’, amongst Business Asia.

 

Gautam’s specialties are well networked with corporate executives, inspiring leadership of teams across diverse geographies, customer engagement, Quality measures, and legacy of developing high potential global talent.

Virginia Rollins ~ CFO

Ms. Rollins brings 16+ years of  financial experience, demonstrated by her role in overseeing financial management and planning, actuarial, tax, accounting, corporate services, sourcing and financial reporting functions.

Ms Rollins is responsible for leading strategic initiatives, long term objectives and managing financial aspects of VBell and its portfolio.

Prior joining VBell, Rollins lead several FP&A positions at 3Com, Shell , MCI WorldCom and SCHA. 

Ms Virginia Rollins is a finance graduate from University of South Carolina

Jose Palma ~ CTO

Jose possesses 27 years’ experience in leading information technology organizations, systems design, large-scale infrastructure rollouts, and security oversight.  He has held leadership positions across both Property & Casualty insurance carriers and financial services infrastructure service delivery practices.  

 

He has excelled in senior leadership positions across program management and ITO outsourcing engagements.  He is passionate about lending a customer-experience perspective to information technology service delivery.

Jennifer G. Johnsen ~ General Council, VP Human Resource

Jennifer leads the global HR and legal functions across the company and its portfolio. She is also responsible for directing and executing the compliance and ethics program across the organization. 

JJ is a seasoned professional with over 29 years of experience. She has been with VBell since its inception and held several roles providing guidance to continuously align strategy, compliance, and resources.

Jennifer attained her Master in Business Administration from Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University, California.

Raghu Pendurthi ~ VP Delivery

Raghu has deep experience delivering complex technology and business solutions. He is responsible for delivering product engineering services to global ISVs. He works directly with CTOs and engineering heads to provide core product engineering, product-based professional services and 24x7 global support services. 

Prior to VBell, Raghu held senior leadership positions managing both mid & large software engineering teams with BlackBerry, Disney, KPMG and Nokia. 

Raghu attained his engineering from IIT Chennai.