Management Team

Ravi Srinivasan

President & CEO

Ravi Srinivasan has over 20 years of experience in IT and retail with 10 years at the C-level. Ravi has worked with many leading retail software solution providers. He’s also managed the operations for a leading Canadian retail software company. Ravi has helped many retailers with their strategic initiatives and holds an undergraduate engineering degree and an MBA.

Tom McGregor

SVP Americas

Tom McGregor has more than 25 years in managing and providing technology-based solutions for a variety of industries including Ontario Hydro, GE, Investors Group and SMB’s. He has held a variety of executive positions in operations, finance, and sales. He has assisted and led many initiatives for business management solutions, decision support, executive information systems, and most recently, web-based solutions for the retail sector. He holds a BComm. from Concordia University and a BSCE from the University of Calgary.

Steve Palladino

Global EVP Sales & Marketing

Steve Palladino has over 25 years of leadership experience in sales, executive management, and international business development. In these capacities, he exceeded goals in revenue growth, people development, and customer satisfaction. Steve has held senior executive positions at Motorola, IBM, and Cap Gemini, and he’s been responsible for sales, marketing, and business development. He has been a principal and consulting partner for start-up incubators having done business in over 85 countries. He has led or supervised engagement teams on more than 200+ tech, media and telco (TMT) clients globally, working a myriad of growth and revenue-related initiatives including strategy, innovation, business and corporate development, alliances/partnering and international expansion.

Aby C. John

MD & SVP India

Aby C. John brings over 15 years of experience in managing and delivering diverse IT applications. These applications range from enterprise business applications, ERP and e-commerce applications in the retail industry, with open source technologies and various technology domains in North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific. At various organizations, Aby has worked in multiple roles starting with sales, delivery management, program/project management, presales support, competency building and managing operations in mid-sized software services and product companies.He has a Masters of Computer Application (MCA) degree from Madras University.

Srinivas Varada

Chief Architect

Srinivas Varada brings over 11 years of experience in product development, product implementation and IT consulting in North America and Asia. He has led our efforts to transform Opentaps into a professional edition that operates as a multi-tenant, cloud and on premises-based. Further, he has architected an Ofbiz light platform that performs as an integration engine for many systems. Prior to FiO, he worked as a senior developer for Glowsys Technologies and Opusasia Technologies where he implemented complex Java Enterprise Application software. Srinivas has a BE in Electronics and Communications from Madras University.