Vidur V. Bhogilal


Vidur V. Bhogilal, Chairman of CIGNEX Datamatics has over 20 years of professional experience in strategic restructuring, M&A, corporate governance, finance, administration and legal. He plays a critical role in creating sustainable value for the organization through successful mergers, acquisitions, and joint venture partnerships. Vidur has managed several successful acquisitions, mergers, and restructuring in India, the US and the UK and played a key role in tax recoveries, forex management, financial planning and control and fund raising.

Before Datamatics, Vidur worked for organizations such as JP Morgan Stanley and Arthur Anderson, amongst others. Vidur is a gold medallist and a rank holder Chartered Accountant (CA) and Cost Accountant (ICWA) from India. A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from the US. He is also a law graduate.


Harish Ramachandran

Founder & CEO - CIGNEX Datamatics

As a  Founder  Harish identifies solutions & services which are aligned with customer’s business strategy. With over 18 years of experience, Harish has been instrumental in his leadership with CIGNEX Datamatics in the areas of Delivery, Pre-sales, Partnerships / Alliances, and Marketing, as well as mergers and acquisitions. Strategic business is Harish’s passion and forte – his unique combination of business and technical skills help to quickly align with client expectations and ensure that CIGNEX Datamatics offering roadmaps are in-line with industry.

Prior to co-founding CIGNEX Datamatics, Harish served as technical lead at Cisco systems and Click Commerce.

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Michael Silverman

CEO - Duo Consulting

As a Chief Executive officer and Founder of Duo Consulting, Michael brings over 30 years of global experience. Michael founded Duo Consulting in 1999, to focus on digital marketing and collaboration platforms using the Drupal Open Source CMS. He is an experienced entrepreneur, innovator and an enthusiastic adopter of new technologies.

Michael began his career in 1982, when he founded PinDot Products, a manufacturer of specialized wheelchairs and product for people with disabilities. Michael championed computer-aided design and manufacturing techniques and secured multiple patents before he sold to Invacare Corporation in 1995.

Along the way Michael wrote the book Capturing Community: How To Build, Manage, and Market Your Online Community that was published by CMI Press in 2012. He holds a Masters in Management from Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Business and Bachelor’s in Physiology from SIU.


Paul Anthony

President - Sales

Paul brings over 24 years of experience in the IT Industry focusing on general management, marketing and sales. He has a track record of growing businesses profitably, developing sustainable programs and driving sales in both the consumer and corporate segments. Paul’s role at CIGNEX Datamatics is to strengthen overall sales and partner relationships in addition to leading business development activities.

Prior to joining CIGNEX Datamatics, Paul served as Sales & Marketing Director – Asia for Sonoco. Before Sonoco, he worked with Hewlett-Packard for 16 long years in various worldwide, regional and country management roles, overseeing the imaging & printing business in Singapore and the Asian emerging markets. He was also associated with Tata-Elxi Singapore in past.

Paul holds a Master's degree in Management from the Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta and a Bachelor's degree in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.


Ashish Jain

VP - Finance

Ashish is a Chartered Accountant with over 16 years of rich experience in finance, accounts, compliance, business planning/budgeting, mergers/acquisitions & strategic alliances. His expertise includes conceptualizing & implementing financial procedures, maintenance & finalization of accounts, audits, working capital management, profit monitoring, financial restructuring and building internal financial controls. Ashish is also serving as CFO for Lumina Datamatics – a group company of Datamatics.

Prior to Datamatics, Ashish has worked in various finance roles at companies such as Hapag Lloyd Global Services, Mahindra Lifespace Developers, Tata Internet and AV Birla Group - Grasim Industries. Ashish holds a CA degree and certifications from Six Sigma Black Belt and ISO as a Lead Auditor.


Ankita Singh

VP & Head – HR, Administration & Travel

Ankita comes with 14+ years of cross cultural experience in HR, specializing in organizational development, employee engagement, learning and development and change management. She drives HR, Administration and travel transformational strategies as a “Business Partner” across varied geographies including building organizational set-ups, policies, processes to achieve varied objectives such as growth, cost optimization, etc.

Prior to joining CIGNEX Datamatics, during her last stint as Head - Employee Relations, OD & Fun @ Work in Datamatics Global Services Limited, she handled talent management, rewards & recognition, employee life cycle and change management.