Executive Team


Chairman & Managing Director

Satya spearheads the global operations of SemanticSpace. Satya is an established veteran, innovator and entrepreneurial leader in the software development industry. He has over 25 years of experience in the field of software development and consultancy. His vision and experience in the field of IT helped build SemanticSpace successfully. Satya holds a M.S. in Computer Science from IIT Madras.



Sam has over 25 years experience in various executive leadership roles, and is highly respected in the banking and IT industries. Sam previously served as CIO of Home Loans and Insurance at Bank of America, one of the world's largest financial institutions. At Bank of America, Sam was responsible for all technology functions, including administration, strategy, planning and execution for their mortgage banking and insurance divisions. Prior to the merger of Countrywide Financial Corporation and Bank of America, Sam was CIO of Countrywide Financial where he spent over 16 years in several technology executive positions. Sam holds a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics and a Master's degree in Computer Science.


Executive Vice President of Business Development

Michael Chadwick oversees business development at Prolifics. Additionally, Michael manages both Marketing and Sales divisions at Prolifics, where he contributes to the growth and financial success of the company by developing new business initiatives and key strategic alliances with partners and customers such as IBM, JPMorgan Chase, MetLife and the National Business Center. Reporting to Mike is:

Managing all aspects of the business, Michael brings to Prolifics over 16 years of high-tech sales experience in selling enterprise software and solutions across a wide variety of industries and vertical markets. As Executive Vice President of Business Development, Michael has also helped build an extensive network of partners enabling Prolifics to increase both its capabilities and market reach.

Michael is a former Golf Tournament Professional, a Golf All American and Big Ten Champion. He holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois.


Senior Vice President, IBM Solutions

Anant leads the cross-brand IBM Practice at Prolifics and is responsible for ensuring delivery of world-class solutions to our customers using IBM technologies. Anant heads a global team that specializes in:

  • Business Process Management led by Ashraf Souleiman
  • Integration led by Prithvi Srinivasan
  • Decision Management led by Ryan Trollip
  • User Experience led by Timothy Reilly
  • Enterprise Content Management led by Kiru Veerappan
  • Security led by Alex Ivkin
  • Advisory & Consulting led by Howard Webb
  • Application Infrastructure led by A.J. Aronoff
  • Global Delivery led by Ravi Ireddy

Anant has over 15 years of experience in the IBM space and previously held the role of Vice President, BPM & Connectivity Practice. Anant holds a Bachelor's degree in electronics engineering from Delhi University and an MBA in Finance from New York University.


Head of Testing Practice

Sarat Addanki is a highly accomplished entrepreneur and quality assurance professional with an impressive 20-year background in the implementation of Quality Programs and establishing Testing Centers of Excellence for large and complex IT landscapes. Coming to Prolifics from Arsin Corporation where he was Head of the Quality Assurance Practice, he aided in the establishment of Arsin in 1996 and contributed to the design of various test accelerators such as Effecta and SLA InDepth. Today, as Head of Testing Practice, Sarat proficiently oversees all pre-sales activities, as well as spearheading advanced IP development and delivery. Sarat is PMP certified through the Project Management Institute (PMI). He has presented at several HP and SAP conferences and is currently on the board of directors for Campus Dynamix. Sarat Addanki holds a Bachelor of Computer Science and Engineering degree from Osmania University of Hyderabad, India.


Head of Microsoft and Open Source Practice

Shivaji brings extensive experience in Enterprise Software Solutions delivery and Product Management functions with his background in consulting, delivering result-oriented innovative solutions at Fortune 100 / SME / Startup companies. He has over 17 years of experience in leading geographically-spread, cross-functional teams and is able to strategize and deliver technically challenging applications, including a Gartner recognized product requiring significant coordination and collaboration with virtual teams. He has deep techno-leadership skills as well as an understanding of the Enterprise Software market, and is an adept speaker in industry prominent summits. Shivaji holds Master’s degree in Technology Management and Bachelor's in Civil Engineering.


Senior Vice President, Mortgage Banking Technology Solutions

Kaveh is responsible for overseeing the global relationship with our mortgage banking clients and expanding Prolifics’ Mortgage Banking Technology Solutions practice. Kaveh is a senior technology executive with over 22 years of experience leading, managing and successfully delivering technology solutions for Countrywide Financial Corporation and Bank of America with outstanding success in aligning technology goals with the organization's business objectives. He managed and led a technology organization supporting Correspondent Lending Division, Warehouse Lending Division, Closing, Post Closing, Enterprise Imaging and Document Management, Shared Services, Secondary Marketing and Credit Loss Mitigation Strategies lines of business. Kaveh has a bachelor's degree in Computer Science Engineering.


Vice President, Human Resources

Craig's responsibilities include human resources, recruiting and training functions across all corporate divisions. He is accountable for overseeing both strategic and day-to-day HR operations activity in support of the company's strategic plans. Craig recently worked at PennyMac (Private National Mortgage Acceptance Company, LLC) where he was the Director of Human Resources and helped the company grow 6-fold in 3 years. Prior to PennyMac, Craig led HR for the 4,500 person Wholesale Lending Division of Countrywide Home Loans. Craig has an MBA in International Finance from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor's degree from Occidental College.


Vice President, Marketing

Jason oversees Prolifics’ marketing strategy and execution and has over 15 years of marketing experience in branding, digital media, multi-platform advertising and B2B marketing. Prior to joining Prolifics, Jason led the corporate positioning, brand development and marketing strategy for such notable brands as AT&T Interactive, Google, Ford Motor Company and Microsoft. His diverse experience contributed to the successful implementation of micro-lending programs with the Peace Corps in Ecuador, the evolution of brand awareness for Land Rover and Jaguar Latin America and the expansion of the digital media footprint in Brazil for the Google portfolio of brands, including YouTube and Orkut.


Vice President, Legal Affairs

David Mogel is responsible for directing the overall operations for Prolifics including formulating policies, supervising daily operations, overseeing HR functions, and managing the administration of internal systems. As legal counsel Dave is responsible for corporate transactions including acquisitions, software licensing, and intellectual property rights agreements.

Prior to joining Prolifics, Dave worked at the law firm of Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel providing corporate legal services. He holds an undergraduate degree (Magna Cum Laude) in Psychology from Hofstra University, and a law degree from St. John's University, where he graduated in the top 8% of his class and served as an editor on the Law Review.



Vice President, Sales

Hal Northrop is responsible for the direction and management of Prolifics' domestic and international sales operations. With more than 18 years experience in enterprise technology, Hal is focused on delivering client value and business growth. He has delivered SOA, Portal, and Security solutions to help organizations reach new markets, increase customer satisfaction and ease collaboration within their enterprise. Hal is instrumental in driving Prolifics' vision to be a true technology partner to its customers – providing dedicated attention, leadership, vision, and guidance. Under Hal's leadership Prolifics has developed relationships with key customers such as Boeing, General Electric, MassMutual, Westfield Insurance Group, and Wyeth Laboratories.

Prior to joining Prolifics, Hal worked for IBM where he held multiple sales and management positions across the IBM Software Group, including running the WebSphere and Lotus Business in IBM's Great Lakes Business Unit. He holds a Bachelor's of Science degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio.


Vice President, Managed Services

Jay has over 30 years of experience in consulting, application development, packaged software implementation and complex systems integration. He brings practical, hands-on experience in sales, delivery and practice management to the Managed Services Practice, with a proven track record demonstrating depth and breadth across the entire software development lifecycle.

Jay came to Prolifics from IBM, where his most recent position was in IBM Global Business Services, working as an Associate Partner in their Application Services line of business focused in the Finance Sector. Within this sector, he had responsibilities for sales and delivery in Banking, Financial Markets and Insurance industries. Prior to this, he has held a variety of leadership positions across multiple divisions in IBM.


Vice President, Business Development

Kirsten joins Prolifics with almost 20 years in IT, including 13 years in the channel working for Software Information Systems. During her career she has served in multiple roles with increasing responsibility, most recently as the EVP of Software & Consulting. Along with being a member of the executive team, Kirsten led the growth of sales and delivery strategies around IBM and Microsoft software and services. Kirsten’s background in IT includes a well-rounded blend of perspectives, including Sales, Marketing, Project Management, Business Analysis, Services Operations and Customer Service. Kirsten received her BA of Journalism with a concentration in Politics from Washington & Lee University.


Vice President, Technical Sales

Mike is an experienced solutions architect and implementation manager with a strong background in business driven and improvement focused IT solutions. Mike has a field-proven track record of successful projects. He has over 20 years of IT experience covering project management, enterprise architecture, IT governance, SDLC methodologies, and design/programming in a client/server and Web-based context. Prior to joining Prolifics, Mike was a co-founder and Director of Promenix, a successful systems integrator focused on IBM software implementations. Mike also has significant large-scale systems implementation experience using SAP ERP, data warehouses, and portals during employment with Deloitte Consulting and Ernst & Young where he specialized in messaging and integration technologies using the WebSphere brand family. Mike attended college in the UK where he studied a business and computing based curriculum.



UK Country Manager

Oscar Rozario currently serves as the Country Manager of Prolifics in the United Kingdom. Prior to this, he was employed at IBM in South Africa where he built and ran the Middleware Services Practice at IBM's Global Technology Services Division for 3 years, preceding which time he served at IBM's Software Group as a Brand Sales Manager for the Information Management and Lotus software brands also for 3 years. Oscar joined IBM through the acquisition of Lotus Development where he spent 7 years in several roles starting with technical pre-sales in Johannesburg and ending with running the professional services division based in Dubai in the UAE. Oscar graduated from the American College of Switzerland with a Bachelor of Science degree, and attended secondary school in India. Oscar has lived in multiple countries on several continents over the last four decades across Europe, the Middle East and Africa.