Leadership

Executive Team

  • Gururaj Rao

    Chief Executive Officer

    Gururaj “Guru” Rao serves as CEO and is responsible for company’s overall strategy and execution. Guru has more than 20 years of experience in organizational strategy, technology implementations and professional services. Prior to founding nuVizz, Guru worked at IBM in the Supply Chain Strategy practice and Manhattan Associates’ professional services organization. Guru received his MBA from Georgia State University and bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the National Institute of Technology, Surathkal, India.

  • Sudhakar Maruvada

    President & Chief Marketing Officer

    Sudhakar is the co-founder, President & CMO of nuVizz Inc, leading the Marketing and Consulting Services teams. Over the last decade, Sudhakar helped streamline supply chain processes and provided strategic and tactical direction for over 100 customers across the globe. Sudhakar has over 20 years of experience in building and growing organizations, primarily focused on Marketing, Sales and Professional Consulting Services. Sudhakar received his Master’s in Statistics from Andhra University, India.

  • Anantha Rao

    COO & Chief Technology Officer

    Anantha Rao is the Co-founder & Chief Technology Officer. In his role of CTO, Anantha establishes the company’s technical and strategic vision and leads all aspects of technology adoption. Anantha comes from a technology development & implementation experience of over 20 years with expertise in multiple systems, technologies and methodologies. Anantha holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Information Systems.

  • Neil Sharma

    Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing

    Neil is responsible for North American Sales, Business Development and Worldwide Marketing. He is focused on expansion and awareness of the next generation of mobile enterprise solutions for the company. He brings more than 15 years of experience in these capacities. He has a good instinct working in large and small enterprises, holding various roles in Fortune 100 companies like Comcast (Vice President), Samsung (Vice President and General Manager) and Microsoft (Global Director) and high-soaring startups in PacketVideo and InfoSpace. He is passionate about giving his time to young startups, often supporting as a Board Member, as well as mentoring new business professionals. Neil has an MBA from Emory University, B. Education and B. Arts from University of British Columbia.

  • Jeff Gantt

    Vice President, Product Management

    Jeff Gantt helps manage and drive the company’s emerging product portfolio. Jeff brings 16 years of consulting, product management and operations experience at high-growth technology companies.

    From 2011 to 2015, Jeff was Senior Director, R&D at AirWatch where he was responsible for driving AirWatch’s Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), release deliverables and product quality. During his tenure, he built a 190-person Global Quality Assurance team and helped drive AirWatch’s mobile strategy, product design and SaaS architecture. Prior to AirWatch, Jeff worked as a Director of Product Management at Elemica and before that spent 11 years at Manhattan Associates as a consultant and product manager. Jeff earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Logistics from Penn State.

Client Team

  • Anuj Rajendran

    Vice President, Customer Engagement

    Anuj focuses on supply chain-related products; working with customers to provide the set of solutions and services that best fit their business. Anuj has over 17 years of experience in the supply chain space. His vast experience includes a variety of customers and verticals; with whom he delivered solutions, managed projects, and managed teams. Anuj holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering. He enjoys travel and catching the latest movies.

  • Manjunath “Manju”

    Vice President, Customer Engagement

    Manju leads the company’s efforts in business development for the Supply Chain practice. Manju’s extensive industry experience for the past 15 plus years includes helping customers implement SCM solutions around the world. Prior to nuVizz, Manju helped design, develop and implement customer centric solutions at a large supply chain management corporation. Manju has a Master’s degree in Computer Applications from University of Mysore, India.

  • Pullam Raju Mudunuri “Raju”

    Vice President, Customer Engagement

    Raju drives growth, and leads the development and execution of the supply chain projects. Raju has over 16 years of experience in developing strategies and teams, and working with customers and partners on value creation through solutions such as ERP. Raju holds a Master’s degree in Computer Science from Andhra University in India. Raju serves our community by volunteering at local homeless shelters and is actively involved with the Center for Visually Impaired (CVI).

  • Ravi Guntupalli “Ravi”

    Vice President, Customer Engagement

    Ravi heads up the Order Management Practice within our consulting practice. Ravi has over 15 years of experience in mobility and supply chain applications as well as extensive experience in leading and managing mission-critical application implementations for global Fortune 1000 companies. Ravi spent more than a decade at Manhattan Associates, a leading supply chain solutions provider. During his tenure at Manhattan Associates, Ravi managed strategic consulting engagements and successful implementations of Manhattan’s supply chain applications.

  • Shripad Divan

    Vice President, Customer Engagement

    Shripad “Shri” Divan oversees our consulting practice, with a focus on leveraging the strength of nuVizz’s supply chain and mobility consulting services experience to provide quantifiable business results to our clients globally. Shri brings over 23 years of experience in IT solutions deployment in the supply chain and financial industries using various technology platforms and software solutions. He received his post-graduation in Systems Management from University of Mumbai, India.