Advisor - Strategy
Suresh Garimella, a resident of Hyderabad, TS, India is a senior IT management executive, a thorough gentleman and connoisseur of fine things. He is a quintessential family man with a fast growing 10-year-old son and spouse pursuing her interests in HR industry. Both parents are professionally active and stay together. Suresh comes about as a soft spoken, articulate and an amiable person. Raised and schooled in Hyderabad, Suresh moved to Bangalore to obtain his Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication from Bangalore University. He has a Post Graduate Certification in Business Management(PGCBM), from XLRI India. Suresh is an avid reader with interests in leadership and mythology. He is influenced by concept of “aggregation of marginal gains” and believes in “continuous improvement” over “perfection”. Suresh believes striking right balance between work and personal life is critical not just for his progression but encourages his team practices that. As a cricket enthusiast he captains a team actively participating in many intra company tournaments toping the charts few times. Perseverance and leadership comes naturally as a sportsman. He is well travelled across India, US, UK and Canada and retains special interests in product development, management consulting, coaching, customer service, pre sales and business development and has been a high achiever all his life. For professional experience Suresh donned various roles as skilled analytical software programmer, tutor/trainer,business analyst, product manager, program head during his tenure at DST and TCS/Microsoft. He is acclaimed for his contributions towards setting up a greenfield IT QA/QC practice at DST, that has shaped into a full fledged successful Centre of Excellence (COEs) catering to testing and consulting aspects of financial projects of a globally dispersed large teams delivering hedge fund products across US and UK. He has achieved many accolades for quality, delivery within budget and aggressive time line while leading large global teams in his stints at DST.