At ISHIR, our management team is truly committed to exhibiting our core values toward clients, partners and employees.
As a founder and CEO of ISHIR, Rishi Khanna is responsible for the growth and success of ISHIR. He is a mentor, visionary and motivator who believes in nurturing his people to find their passion and purpose. Rishi plays a critical role in international business development and partner development. His management experience ranges from offshore program management to managing software delivery.
Rishi has successfully implemented strategic outsourcing and offshore programs in IT, Cloud, Mobile, Artificial Intelligence, IoT, BPO and Digital Marketing functions. Before he established ISHIR in 1999, Rishi worked for Deloitte & Touche in Texas as a Management Consultant.
Chetan is focused on the managing the Indian operations and growth of ISHIR. He is responsible for steering the core functions to achieve the business vision of the organization. He ensures smooth business operations, development and implementation of company culture, and productive work environment. Chetan has spent a decade at ISHIR, and also oversees the development and growth of the company’s leadership team.
Chetan is also responsible for the strategic direction of ISHIR's Digital practices and operations. He ensures superior client service, innovative digital marketing solutions, and talent development in the digital marketing group. Chetan has worked closely with various advertising and marketing agencies, and marketing leaders in Fortune 1000 and Inc 5000 companies.
Sumit is leading and managing deliveries of high value projects across multiple domains. He is a certified PMP and Scrum Master with over 18 years of work experience as Project, Delivery and Program Manager. Sumit has a rich experience of working with key project stakeholders and managing clients across Americas, EMEA & APAC regions. Prior to joining ISHIR, Sumit has worked in companies like Polaris, R Systems and FIS Global primarily in payments and banking domains.He is a great asset to the organization when it comes delivering high quality projects, planning, estimation and budgeting while using Waterfall, Agile and Iterative development methodologies.
Practice Leader – Digital
Umesh has more than 15 years of experience as an IT professional with expertise in Design, Architecture, Development, Implementation, Support, Testing, Integration and Business Process Analysis, and End User Training. He has led projects for a number of complex E-commerce Solutions and Content Management Systems. Umesh is a pro in client interactions, account management and managing expectations from the project stakeholders.
Umesh has worked for a number of big brands, which include Cheetos, Samsung, Super Salad, Grandys, Enyce, Butter Ball, Ottlite, Hagar, Yahoo India, GE Wizard, and Whites of London to name a few.
Md Shahnawaz Israil
Practice Leader - Cloud
Md Shahnawaz Israil has over 15 years of experience in IT infrastructure and Cloud computing. He is a VMware Certified Professional for Datacenter virtualization, AWS certified Associate Level and Microsoft Certified Solution Associate. MD has a long association with ISHIR wherein he has worked on several projects, of varying sizes, that involved Datacenter consolidation and migration. He has in-depth knowledge of system and application virtualization, and Cloud computing (Azure & AWS). He has a expertise in System Center, App Virtualization, Cloud services and Enterprise Email migration.
Human Resources Manager
Shilpi is responsible for spearheading and implementing HR strategies and initiatives aligned with ISHIR’s business vision. She has over 9 years of experience in managing different aspects of HR function, which include acquiring, managing and retaining talent, and building a performance driven work culture. Shilpi is focused on delivering organizational HR policies, guidelines and framework, including formulating reward and recognition program, performance development strategies, employee engagement initiatives, and resolving people centric issues.
Shilpi has a Bachelor’s Degree from Delhi University and has done her PGDM in Human Resource from Amity Business School.
Director – Client Services
Mamta is heading the client success practice at ISHIR from ground up. She is accountable for all aspects of the sales and commercial organization including lead generation, new sales, account management and client support. She works closely with the CEO, delivery and functional teams and provides ongoing client and market feedback to assist and contribute to the future roadmap and success of ISHIR. With over 14 years’ experience, Mamta manages key client relationships at the executive and management levels. She also consults clients for custom software development, mobile, digital, Independent testing and cloud migration projects.