Hastraa is a leading testing service provider specializing in all types of testing and with core focus on BFSI & telecom markets. With several years of software testing and test management experience and credentials, Hastraa has become the preferred partner for many companies in financial services and telecom segments.
With many years of multiple field engagements in matured markets to draw upon, Hastraa’ s Independent Validation & Testing Solutions & Services is designed to enable organizations to achieve critical application quality threshold, while doing so at minimal cost, time & future maintenance. With increasing convergence of business and IT, the risks to business of system downtime as a result of defective software are unfathomably huge. Our domain and solution capabilities and methodologies are precisely geared to address these issues with no impact to business or quality of application.Our competencies can help organizations to uncover gaps in business processes, extend test coverage to the maximum, identify defects early in the life cycle, create re-usable test assets, and improve test management and test process efficiency and effectiveness.
Mukund has over 30+ years of experience in IT industry with an equitable mix of sales and delivery experience. Prior to his entrepreneurial journey, he served at iGATE Singapore for over 6+ years in different roles. He was largely responsible for transforming iGATE (formerly known as Mascot Systems) from a resourcing brand into a leading IT consulting and service brand, and developing its consulting and offshore business from almost nil in year 2000 to about 60% of ASEAN overall revenues in four years’ time. Besides, Mukund was also responsible for iGATE’s pre-sales and sales and knows intimately market dynamics of ASEAN region.
Prior to coming over to Singapore, Mukund was Practice Manager – Manufacturing at Compaq, India. He was responsible for Compaq India’s Y2K program.Mukund began his career as a Design Engineer at HMT, Hyderabad. Mukund holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University. He is also a certified PMP.
Govind has over 22 years of international experience in Consulting, Business Development and Operation Management across industries. He set up the Global Testing Competency Centre for Hastraa in Malaysia. Govind brings the wealth of professional experience from his associations with large global organizations such as Philips India and iGATE where he played several roles in his career. Prior to setting up Hastraa, he was Head of Business Development- ASEAN & India covering Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong and India markets.
He possess sound experience in BFSI, Manufacturing and Telecom verticals and helped the customers to leverage the technology with a successful track record of managing consulting and large outsourcing deals. He is a good relationship manager with proven ability to build and manage CXO level contacts.Govind holds a degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Madurai Kamaraj University.
A visionary and goal-oriented IT Executive with over 30 years of demonstrated experience in various fields of Banking and Information Technology, Mano currently heads the Banking Practice at Hastraa Consulting. Prior to joining Hastraa, Mano served as Project Director for Oracle Financial Solution Software Ltd (formerly known as i-flex Solutions Ltd.,), responsible for implementing Core Banking (FLEXCUBE), e-Channels and Risk Management Solution Projects (BASEL II) in Eastern Europe. He specialized in multi-country roll-out and complex Bank IT Project Management.
As a Senior Project Manager – IT for Canara Bank, Mano was responsible for management and delivery of Treasury and Risk Management projects viz, Integrated Treasury Management System (Reuters K+ and Flexcube), Asset Liability Management System and Online Credit Appraisal System and part of Core Banking System evaluation team.He possess extensive knowledge in Retail and Corporate Banking and Treasury operations (Forex, Money Market, Securities – Bond and Equity). Well versed with e-Channels- Internet Banking, ATM/CDM, Mobile Banking and IVR & Call Center and Liquidity & Cash Management.