S. Ramprasad (Ram) is an industry leader with over 25 years experience in technology solutions spanning industry verticals and geographies. Ram has been instrumental in developing market-winning products and building high-performance teams at UST BlueConch Technologies (BCT). Under his leadership, BCT has transformed into a multi-faceted product engineering and digital transformation partner for its clients across industries, geographies and sectors.
In the past, he has lead Information Technology for Bharat Forge, a leading automotive forging company that supplies auto components to automobile manufacturers across the world.
Ram chairs various industry forums and associations. He is the past president of the Software Exporters Association of Pune (SEAP) and the former chairman of the Indo-American Chamber of Commerce (IACC), Pune. He currently represents the Western India Council on the National Executive Committee of the IACC. Ram serves as an advisory board member of several educational institutions in India. He was a member of the advisory board in the department of cyber systems at the University of Nebraska, Kearney (UNK).
Ram has a master’s degree in science (mathematics) and a MBA in finance.
Director, Human Resources
Dr. Kiran Bala has more than 17 years of experience in strategic HR, leadership development, change management, talent practices and organization development. She has a blend of management consulting and industry experience across sectors and geographies.
In the past, she was responsible for driving leadership, culture and talent agenda in SKF, Persistent Systems, Schaeffler Group, IBM and Mahindra Group. She has extensive experience in setting global practices in the areas of talent management, capability building and change management.
Kiran holds an MBA from KJ Somaiya in Mumbai and a PhD in Emotional Intelligence. She is also a certified Emotional Intelligence Coach, IHHP Canada accredited EQ trainer and ‘ProfilingValues’ certified Partner
Senior Vice President, Finance & Administration
Prasanna Joshi has been with UST BlueConch Technologies since 2007. He has over 30 years of global experience in diverse industries in business strategy, acquisitions, finance, taxation, and treasury. He also has experience in corporate functions like procurement, legal, facility management which includes setting up state-of-the-art offices in multiple cities.
From 2004 to 2007, Prasanna was Heading Finance & Administration at e-Gain Communication, where he also managed the finance integration of major compliances, streamlining financial processes and reporting for India and US operations. From 1991 to 2004, he worked with various manufacturing companies including consumer durables, heavy machine forging and technical fibers.
Associate Vice President, Delivery Services
Venkatasubramanian Narasimhan is an Electrical Engineer who heads delivery services for several key customers at UST BlueConch Technologies.
In his two decades of diverse experience in information technology, he has built several technology solutions including analytics, automation and workflow solutions for global corporations.
Venkat has headed global pre-sales solutions, led IT consulting assignments on IT strategies and also delivery teams on complex programs in multi-vendor, multi-location and multi-technology environments.
Associate Vice President, Delivery Services
Harish is Associate VP - Delivery Services at UST BlueConch Technologies. He has more than three decades of experience in building technology set-ups, project delivery management, controlling risk, collaborating across departments.
Harish has led information technology teams across large Indian as well as global organizations. He has envisioned and delivered insightful and innovative business solutions by leveraging cutting edge solutions for large enterprise clients in APAC, India, US, Europe, and the Middle East.
Harish has delivered strategic IT initiatives including Product Development, e-CRM/ e-Business portals, collaboration platforms, legacy modernization and cloud migration for customers, collaborating with Fortune 100 clients like Rabobank, WellPoint, Cisco, IBM, GM, M&M, Volkswagen, Kronos, Unilever
He has a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering, and management diploma in finance and systems. Additionally, Harish has certifications on TOGAF, CSM, ITIL, Pmbok & IIM.
Vice President, Solutions
Jeremy Parsons is Vice President of Solutions at UST BlueConch Technologies (BCT). With more than 20 years in the sales, design, and delivery of enterprise software solutions, Jeremy is responsible for growing our portfolio of clients within North America.
Prior to BCT, Jeremy helped bring to market new products and solutions offerings at multiple global ISV and solutions integrators organizations in areas such as data integration, analytics, and most recently IOT and IIOT to enable SmartCity and Industry 4.0 initiatives.
Jeremy has an MBA from the Harbert College of Business, Auburn University and a BA from the North Carolina State University.
AVP - Head of Technology
Praveen heads the Technology Practices team at UST BlueConch Technologies. He has more than two decades of experience in building product engineering teams across geographies and delivering high quality products through efficient practices.
He has led product development teams in multinational companies across business domains. He has built several #1 ranked products and has three patents from US Patent office to his credit.
Praveen has a Bachelor's degree in computer engineering and Masters in Software Systems.
Senior Vice President, Account Services
As Senior Vice President (SVP) of Account Services for UST BlueConch Technologies (BCT), Ronald Small (Ron) is responsible for customer service and account management. He plays a strategic role in handling customer service and communication, an integral part of BCT's successful global delivery model.
Ron’s previous experience includes more than 20 years in existing account and new sales at various technology firms. He was Vice President of Sales, Marketing at SCK, Inc., Vice President of North American Sales at Compris Technologies (a division of NCR Corp.), and Vice President of National Accounts for Getronics (formerly, Wang Global).
Ron has a bachelor's degree in electrical construction and computer science from Dunwoody Industrial Institute.