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About Magnasoft

A leader in the arena of digital geospatial information and services, Magnasoft provides superlative data processing techniques to capture and display voluminous geospatial data in a comprehensible form for a wide range of customers all over the world, including Fortune 500 clients, government agencies and PSU’s

Our services find application in various industries:

  • - Automotive
  • - Architecture
  • - Hi-Tech
  • - Engineering & Construction
  • - Land Administration
  • - Utilities
  • - Forestry
  • - Oil & Gas
  • - Transporation & Mining

A global company with presence across India, UK and USA, Magnasoft has 3 strategically positioned delivery centres in India.

72
Countries

Mapping Experience

15K+
Projects

Executed

10K+
Man Hours

Of Experience In Geospatial Technologies

100%
Cross Trained

Workforce In Leading Technologies

90%

Repeat Customers

Magnasoft derives its strength from a strong leadership team focused on inspiring an
environment of entrepreneurial culture seeped in delivering exceptional value to its customers.

Meet Magnasoft’s directors and leadership
Phaneesh Murthy,

Chairman & Non- Executive Director

Phaneesh, IT industry doyen, who has the track record of building companies like Infosys and iGate from a few million to a billion USD, is the Chairman and Non-executive Director of Magnasoft. He is a prolific business executive and thought leader with over 3 decades of experience across the Global Technology and Business Services industry. 

Previously, Phaneesh was the CEO & President of iGate Corporation and Worldwide Head of Sales and Marketing and Product Solutions Group at Infosys Ltd. Since 2013, he has been advising the leadership at large corporations around areas, such as adopting value networks, maximizing business impact from tech-ops footprint and leveraging emerging technology for maximum value creation.

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Bobbie H. Kalra,

Managing Director

Bobbie is the founder of Magnasoft. He is responsible for providing strategic direction and overseeing new business initiatives at Magnasoft. Since Magnasoft’s inception, Bobbie has served the company in various leadership roles including VP- Sales and COO. He was instrumental in setting the direction and strategy for new business development, developing and managing the company’s strategic alliances and growing a dynamic sales team from scratch.

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Abraham Mathews,

Non-Executive Director

Abraham is a thought leader and a veteran in the finance industry. He has more than 30 years of experience in consulting, accounting, auditing and financial management. He has a strong educational background and is certified from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA), New Jersey and the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI). Abraham has joined Magnasoft as a Non-executive Director.

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Rajiv Kuchhal,

Non-Executive Director

Rajiv is an independent consultant, an active angel investor and a mentor for multiple start ups in the technology and enterprise space. He has more than two decades of experience in the IT/BPO industry. A graduate from IIT Delhi, Rajiv, is an advisor and board member to many IT companies. He has joined the Magnasoft board as an independent director. Rajiv was notably one of the youngest Business Heads and management council members of Infosys.

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Amarthya Siddhartha,

Non-Executive Director

Amarthya is an affable, young and dynamic leader who represents our investor, Coffee Day Group. Amarthya has an MS in Technology Management from Columbia University and an undergraduate degree in marketing from Fordham University, The Gabelli School of Business. Amarthya’s interests include branding, design and marketing.

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Shankar Venkataraman,

Non-Executive Director

Shankar who represents Coffee Day Group on Magnasoft's board, is a finance pundit and comes with a vast industry experience of over 20 years. He has hands-on knowledge in the field of real estate, financial consulting and venture capital. He has mentored many startups and large corporates and has played a key role in their success stories. A college topper and a triple MBA major, Shankar’s forte lies in competitive analysis, valuations, M&A and SEZ consultancy.

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Mukund Srinath,

Legal Advisor and Trustee - MEWT

Mukund is the legal advisor to the Board and Trustee, Magnasoft Employees Welfare Trust (MEWT). Before starting practice as a Corporate Consultant, Mukund was Vice President -Legal with Capgemini Technology Services India Limited before which he was Global Senior Vice President- Legal and Corporate Secretary of the US based IGATE Group. He has previously held senior managerial positions with SmithKline Pharmaceuticals, BPL and DISA and has over 35 years of corporate experience in legal and corporate secretarial arena across different industries and across various geographies.

Mukund is a fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India and also an M.Com. and LLB from Bangalore University.

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Bhupinder Singh,

Non-Executive Director

Bhupinder Singh has over 34 years of experience in the software product industry. His most recent position was Chief Product Officer at Bentley Systems, which had a successful IPO in September 2020. His team was responsible for developing, deployment, product sales and user success of Bentley’s industry-leading software solutions for advancing infrastructure. His prior roles over his 26-year tenure at Bentley included: Senior Vice President of Bentley Software, Senior Vice President of the platform products group and Managing Director of sales for Bentley South Asia.

Before Bentley, Bhupinder held various software engineering positions at Montgomery Watson (now Stantec), Bell Labs and Intergraph Corporation.

Bhupinder holds a Master’s Degree in computer science from Rutgers University and a Master’s Degree in structural engineering from Vanderbilt University. He also has a Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, and a management certificate from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania.

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Phaneesh Murthy,

Chairman & Non- Executive Director

Bobbie H. Kalra,

Managing Director

Abraham Mathews,

Non-Executive Director

Rajiv Kuchhal,

Non-Executive Director

Amarthya Siddhartha,

Non-Executive Director

Shankar Venkataraman,

Non-Executive Director

Mukund Srinath,

Legal Advisor and Trustee - MEWT

Bhupinder Singh,

Non-Executive Director

Bobbie H. Kalra,

COO and Interim CEO

Bobbie H. Kalra is the founder and one of the core promoters of Magnasoft.  With over 2 decades of global entrepreneurial experience, he has established Magnasoft as a global provider of outsourced and managed 3D geospatial data solutions in Land Administration, Infrastructure, Energy and Architectural Engineering and Construction (AEC).

The Company has delivered over 15,000 projects across 72 countries since 2000.

He has served the Company in various leadership capacities since inception. He is a startup specialist with a proven track record in international sales and marketing, fund raising, operations, finance and driving and achieving both top line and bottom line targets year on year.

As the COO and interim CEO, he provides vision and strategy for the growth of Magnasoft and as a part of the board of directors; he is responsible for the company’s overall performance. 

Prior to Magnasoft, Bobbie founded an ITES company in Bangalore and established high quality and dependable professional services for several international groups in the energy, water and government sectors. The company was merged with Magnasoft after an investment from Global Technology Ventures.

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Harikumar.P.S,

VP, Delivery Operations & Solutions

Hari is a veteran in the Geospatial industry with over 19 years experience. He has been a part of renowned organisations like Rolta India, Fugro Surveys, Reinshaw and Carlson software. His end to end expertise in the geospatial spectrum includes latest field data collection methods such as LiDAR and drone surveys, data processing & custom geospatial outputs for a variety of industries.

Hari has hands on experience in photogrammetric data compilation, LiDAR data processing and has developed and managed 3D mapping teams before moving on to managerial roles. He has also been involved in business development of geospatial software & hardware. Hari’s educational background includes a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering as well as a Master’s in Remote Sensing & GIS.

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Uma,

Head - Human Resources & Operations Enablement

Uma Revanasiddaiah, our HR Leader, has worked in both MNCs and SMEs across industries over 18 years. She has worked on Global HR projects, business partnered for businesses across continents and loves working in diversity be it in culture or ideas. Uma strongly believes that agility in HR is critical to business success and key differentiator to retain and develop the key talent, especially in the disruptive market.

A University topper and a Gold medalist in Bachelor of Science with MBA, Uma's forte lies in driving change, building a learning organisation, Talent Management and automation of HR processes. Uma’s understanding of the business and her ability to build high performance culture based on trust and credibility ensures focused results for our customers and build a future ready workforce.

When not working, Uma learns new skills right from painting to creating puzzles besides volunteering for a NGO.

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Siddaramanna,

Head - Finance

Siddaramanna heads the finance functions at Magnasoft. A commerce graduate with fifteen years of corporate finance experience, his journey with Magnasoft began in 2007. His key responsibilities include capital finance, foreign exchange management, project finance, budgeting, regulatory compliance along with procurement and vendor management at Magnasoft. He has immensely contributed in streamlining the finance domain at Magnasoft over the last decade with solid insight on global taxation, strategic financial planning and budget, financial analysis & cost control.

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Priya Murali,

Company Secretary & Sr. Corporate Counsel

A Company Secretary and a Law graduate with multifarious experience of closely working with cross-cultural and multi-lingual teams in Indian and International Corporate Secretarial compliances, Corporate Laws, Labour Laws, FEMA, Drafting & Vetting of Legal & Commercial documentation, so on & so forth in sectors like GIS, fiduciary services, ecommerce and manufacturing. Primarily focused on advising business on meticulous planning for compliance with statutory requirements and risk mitigation.

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Bobbie H. Kalra,

COO and Interim CEO

Harikumar.P.S,

VP, Delivery Operations & Solutions

Uma,

Head - Human Resources & Operations Enablement

Siddaramanna,

Head - Finance

Priya Murali,

Company Secretary & Sr. Corporate Counsel