Darshan is a technologist and professional entrepreneur with over 18 years of experience in online media technologies. As the President & Co-founder, Darshan is responsible for delivering best-in-class enterprise level online media solutions worldwide. Earlier, Darshan worked as a senior executive for California based MonetizeMedia and Koyo Graphic International, driving their technology expansion and building online media delivery SaaS platform. His project portfolio includes impressive clientele like NASA, Bandai Inc., Citizen, Pioneer, Vodafone, Disney, VBrick, FIFA, ICC Cricket World Cup etc. Darshan is also a co-founder at LiveFrom.Me, a mobile application for live video streaming on social media platforms.
DARSHAN SEDANI (PRESIDENT & CO-FOUNDER)
TEODROS GESSESSE (CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & CO-FOUNDER)
Teodros has a track record of growing and managing technology based firms in the software and marketing industries. Teodros has acquired extensive experience in the design, management, deployment and operation of cloud based applications for enterprise grade media delivery. His experience before founding IntelliMedia Networks includes managing software as a service (SaaS) cloud video platforms, desktop sharing hardware and software product lines at VBrick Systems, social video distribution product management at Videoshare and innovative marketing tools development at Sybase and Kanda Interactive. Teodros has managed and developed business relationships and integrated solutions with technology partners including Adobe, Akamai, PayTech, EMC, Telestream, Microsoft and Apple focusing on products in the financial, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, media, defense, civilian government agencies and higher education markets. Teodros is also a co-founder at mobile live streaming startup LiveFrom.Me.
TODD BRESSLER (CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER)
Todd Bressler is a technologist, strategist and professional entrepreneur with over 27 years of experience in traditional and online media. Todd is responsible for developing and managing business relationships, expectations, requirements, teams and deliverables worldwide. With formal training in design and a bachelor of fine arts from the University of Iowa, Todd is a self-taught technician and businessman. His need to create efficiencies through design and improve the lives of others is what drives him. Todd’s Mid-Western upbringing, values and work ethic, is what allows him to do so and contributes to his success today. His U.S. and global clientele portfolio includes the World Bank, Department of Justice, Department of Labor, California State Universities and Hospitals (UCLA, Loyola and Channel Islands), Automotive Manufacturers (Ford, Nissan, Mazda, Honda, Lexus, Toyota, Jaguar, Land Rover, Volkswagen and Ferrari), Global brands (Citizen, Clarion, Kirin, Bandai, Magellan and NASCAR), Renewal Energy (Carbon-Free Energy) and Non-Profits (Foster Care Counts, Go for Broke National Education Center, National Veterans Network and Nisei Week).
NIRAV VASA (EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT)
Nirav is a video streaming enthusiast with more than 10 years of experience, with core focus on designing and developing video streaming products and solutions. As Executive Vice President, he is responsible for delivering Live and On-Demand video streaming solutions across multiple domains. He has played a pivotal role in designing and developing media products and solutions for Fortune 500 clients.
ALEX MOND (CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER)
Alex Mond is a renowned Investment Banker who has more than 30 years of international experience raising capital for public as well as private companies for series A and B. Alex served as the Managing Director of Mandiri Bank in the Singapore office at Malibu Capital, Middle Eastern Fund Advisor for UOB Singapore, was a member of several nonprofit boards, including the National Health Institute of Singapore, Expat Radio, the International Hospital, The Singapore American Dance Theater, the Harvard University Medical Fund, the Maraya for the Performing Arts. He has syndicated four loan structures for more than $12 billion for the chain pharmacy in Singapore. Alex was the Director of a new Fund of $300 billion funded by National Bank of Abu Dhabi, CFO of the Airport of Ajman, and Special auditor for Abu Dhabi National Bank including Abu Dhabi Airport. He funded over 30 companies and served the King of Spain, Juan Carlos I for his real estate company, White Lake, which was an arm of Ryat Corporation. Alex was named the Vice President of Washington Mutual in 1996 where he oversaw the development and sales of bank instrument and business development, contract negotiations and order fulfillment. Alex received his Engineering Degree and MBA from the University of Boston.
KAREN LAI (BOARD MEMBER)
Karen Lai has more than 20 years of banking, financial, accounting and corporate management experience. Karen served as the Director of Commercial, Financial Controller, Head of Finance with Manpower, Kelly Services, American Express, Overseas Union Bank Singapore and worked with major Auditors such as PWC, Deloitte, and Ernst & Young. Karen provided leadership to the Right Management Consulting in Malaysia & Indonesia in 2013 to 2014, and Outsourcing and Finance & Commercial Division of Fortune 100 in Asia Pacific since 1999. Karen served as the Director of Commercial of Manpower which included Right Management Consulting, Outsourcing, Finance and Commercial, Human Resource, technology support for Southeast Asia. In her capacity she was in charge of over 125 offices of Manpower in 4 countries. During her experience in Singapore and other Asian countries such as China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand and Korea, Karen joined the senior Executive team to set goals of accelerating hyper growth to achieve market expansions, new offices , revenue streams, mergers and acquisitions. Karen received her MBA from University at Buffalo, New York and a Degree in Banking & Finance from University of London, England.
DR. S.K. KUNASEELAN (CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER)
In this role, Kuna develops and guides IntelliMedia’s software and technology strategy. He has responsibility for the engineering & operations of the Company’s world-class customer-facing products and services, and also oversees IntelliMedia’s R&D Labs applied research program, university collaboration, industry thought leadership and advanced technology incubations and development. Prior to joining IntelliMedia, Kuna served as IoT R&D Lab’s Chief Technology Advisor. There he led patented new technologies to enable new form of advertising that integrates IoT advertising with location-based services. The technologies are based on Machine Learning and ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE to pinpoint consumer’s location/store/POS and provide location-specific advertisements on IoT enabled IPTV and OTT devices. Earlier in his career, he worked as Director of R&D for MSC Software Corp. There he led and pioneered and invented multiple award-winning next generation of simulation software platform and solutions. An avid inventor, Dr. Kuna holds more than 26 patents worldwide. His inventions are in the areas of semantic video search engine, computing, CAD/CAE simulations, IoT, IPTV, OTT and HPC computer sciences. Kuna holds a doctorate in computer science, Master of Science in Mathematics and Computer Science, and a Bachelor of Science in computer science and engineering and MBA from University of London.
JOY SHAH (DIRECTOR – OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT CENTER)
Joy Shah is part of the core of business development team and plays a critical role as the client’s representative. His multi-faceted experience around people, technology, and solution design brings in valuable expertise to the organization. For more than a decade, Joy has wore multiple hats for solution delivery, relationship management, and customer delight. He continues to spearhead the overseas business development efforts in all verticals across geographies.
ANIRUDDHA SARWATE (DIRECTOR - BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT)
Aniruddha Sarwate is a techno-functional professional with over 18 years of experience in finance, healthcare and technology domains. He was instrumental in the envisioning, creation, guidance, and implementation of the quality assurance process improvement initiatives in various organizations such as Dell, Cognizant, and E-Trade Financial. With a background in Engineering, Aniruddha has delivered project management solutions for global initiatives and drove large programs for strategic process improvement and quality assurance.
DEVANG AJMERA (DIRECTOR - DEVELOPMENT)
Devang Ajmera is a multi-skilled professional with more than 16 years of experience having brilliant track record of managing complex functional projects in various environments and domains. Serving as Director of Development, he takes full responsibility for the delivering of project objectives with ease. Devang has strong interpersonal skills for translating vision into reality. He is always ready to accept challenging and diverse roles by pushing the limits and is confident working with technical experts/clients from any industry.
RAJKUMAR RAMAKRISHNAN (CHIEF ARCHITECT)
Rajkumar Ramakrishnan is an entrepreneurial-spirited, pioneering technologist with 13 years of executive-level experience. He acquires powerful blend of technology vision and business acumen which results in consistent development of powerful business strategies. Being the Chief Architect, he has broad expertise in IT, network, and telecommunications architecture/infrastructure design, full project life cycle management. Raj has significant experience in development and deployment of media/live streaming solutions and has interacted with multiple encoder manufacturing companies for requirement gathering and product development. He has completed Master’s degrees in “Computer Application” and “Business Administration”.