Nimish Sanghi - Founder & CEO

Nimish brings more than 22 years of experience to SOAIS. He started his career as an investment banker. Prior to SOAIS, Nimish served Fortune 50 companies like IBM, Oracle and PWC, leading PeopleSoft and JDEdwards practices. At IBM/PWC he focused on Business consulting for the APAC region.

At SOAIS, Nimish is responsible for the organization's strategic direction and its future growth. With a passion for technology and innovation, Nimish is focused on transforming SOAIS into a trusted partner that drives continuous customer satisfaction and a trusted employer with a strong culture that evolves as the company grows.

Nimish earned his MBA from IIM-Ahmedabad and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical engineering from IIT-Kanpur.

Ravi Ayyalaraju - Founder & Chief Customer Advocate (CCA)

Ravi brings around 20 years of global ERP solutions experience to SOAIS in both HCM and Financial application domains across various verticals. A passionate customer advocate, and prompter for customer centric approach, Ravi’s main focus is to help customers in leveraging latest technology trends to increase their business value.

Prior to SOAIS, Ravi served as a Practice Manager and headed the Oracle Hyderabad delivery center. At PeopleSoft, Ravi managed PeopleSoft’s offshore delivery practice.

At SOAIS, Ravi is responsible for business and operations excellence functions, business growth, driving engagements and managing client relations. He plays the key role not only in nurturing and drawing new clients to the organization, but also in driving customer-centricity and ensuring the client’s success across all strategic relationships.

By helping expand the company’s customer portfolio from mid-size to industry-leading businesses, Ravi has been instrumental in making SOAIS a leading player in the enterprise IT solutions market.

Ravi earned his MBA from Northwestern University, holds a master's degree in Computer Science from Western Michigan University and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Bangalore University in Bangalore, India.

Muru Manickam - Founder & Chief Delivery Officer

Muru has more than 18 years of ERP consulting experience. Before founding SOAIS, Muru was a Consulting Practice Director with Oracle, USA. In this role, he managed some highly complex projects with a multinational presence. Prior to Oracle, he was with i2 technologies, where he managed the mid-west consulting practice. He has also worked with PricewaterhouseCoopers, Arther Anderson, Whittman-Hart and the Information Management Group.

At SOAIS, Muru is responsible for managing high-quality deliveries within all technology and innovation engagements. His role is to enhance customer value by consistently improving on deliveries to forge win-win relationships.

Muru’s passion to bring cost reduction and innovation that produces a noticeable impact on the customer’s business and his continuous commitment towards excellence have resulted in an ever-increasing list of satisfied global clients across verticals.

Muru holds a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Oklahoma State University, USA and a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Madras, India.