At inspira we believe in transformation. We believe that change is the only constant in the modern world, and that we need to be ready for it, every moment.
That's why we do what we do. We help companies stay ahead of the times, with digital transformation. With bold thinking, and path-breaking technologies, we've been helping firms evolve into the digital world, since 2008.
What we do stems from who we are. Our ethos has enabled us to help firms across industries optimize their business performance.
Domain expertise, innovative project management and comprehensive, full-spectrum services.
With state-of-the-art technology, our digital Security Operations Center in Navi Mumbai is poised to serve the security posture of leading businesses across the globe.
We classify our business into the
following lines of business
We offer integrated portfolios of enterprise security services to deliver large-scale cyber-security transformation projects, enabling our clients to effectively manage risk and defend against emerging threats.
Latest digital technologies (encompassing but not limited to Cloud, Big Data, Analytics, Smart Solutions) to ensure digital prowess of our customers and to keep them ahead of their peers. These solutions are offered through ANKIOS®, a converged architecture designed to create opportunities through digital automation and disruptive technologies
Integrated enterprise solutions involve designing, developing and managing digital infrastructure. We provide three categories of service under this line of business: (i) consulting and assessment services, (ii) integration and migration services, and (iii) infrastructure operations and management services.
To ensure delivery and growth in these businesses we have categorised our technology expertise in five -
Centers of Excellence explained under SERVICES tab.
THE INSPIRA JOURNEY
A passionate cyber security leader, Lalit Ahluwalia spearheads Inspira’s global cybersecurity practice. He has a professional track record of successfully establishing Cyber Security Programs and helping clients become cyber resilient in the face of constantly evolving cyber threat landscape.
Prior to joining Inspira, Lalit has led the cybersecurity practices at Accenture (North America Security Lead), Wipro (Global Cybersecurity Head), Deloitte (North America leadership) and PwC.
Lalit is a big proponent of making C3 (Client, Community and Company) Impact. He is a true believer of “WHEN THE GOING GETS TOUGH, THE TOUGH GET GOING”. Under his leadership, Inspira plans to leverage Automation & Innovation + Artificial Intelligence to bring tailored next gen cybersecurity solutions for Inspira’s clients.
Manoj Kanodia is the Chief Executive Officer of our Company. He joined our Company on January 1, 2009. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (electronics) from S.V.R. College of Engineering and Technology. He is currently overseeing implementation of the Company’s strategies including with respect to end-to-end cybersecurity solutions. He has vast experience in the field of telecom, information technology, security, and networking solutions. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with Telstra V-Comm and BT (Worldwide) Limited. He was the recipient of the “Directors Club award” in 2004 from BT (Worldwide) Limited for outstanding sales success for BT strategic markets in the financial year 1999-2000.
Raghavendra Jha is the Chief Financial Officer of our Company. He joined our Company on May 3, 2021. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree (physics honours) from Ranchi University. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is currently responsible for financial reporting and internal controls of the Company. He has over 15 years of experience in the field of finance and accounting. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with Wipro Limited as general manager, FSS Head, Landmark group as head of finance, and Tata Iron & Steel Company Limited as accounts manager, Progeon Limited as senior associate – operations, and Caterpillar India Private Limited as senior staff accountant.
Sachin Poptani is the Head of Legal. He joined our Company on September 10, 2010. He holds a Bachelor of Law degree from University of Mumbai and Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Bombay. He is an associate of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He is currently responsible for legal and corporate governance matters of our Company. He has 27 years of experience in the information technology, manufacturing, and telecommunications industries. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with Tata Communications Limited as Senior Manager and BT Global Communications India Private Limited as company secretary and senior legal manager, Milton Global Limited as the company secretary/head of legal department, and Nikman Financial Services Private Limited as officer (MBD). He was also the company secretary for Vijayjyot Seats Private Limited, Aryan Pesticides Limited, and B.R.T. Limited.
Vishal Malhotra is the President - Data Analytics of our Company. He joined our Company on November 11, 2020. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (computer branch) from Bharti Vidyapeeth College of Engineering, Pune. He is currently responsible for the global expansion of the analytics practice of our Company. He has over 15 years of experience in the field of developing and delivering analytic cloud solutions. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with SmartCirqls Infotech Private Limited.
Girish Bhandarkar is the Chief Customer Officer and Head PMO of our Company. He joined our Company on December 2, 2019. He holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (electronics and communication). He is currently responsible for our Company’s customer service management. He has 37 years of experience in the field of customer-centric services in the information technology and telecom industry. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with BT Global Communications India Private Limited in various capacities, most recently as the senior director, head of presales and IP networking and as CTO of BT Infonet India, i2i Enterprise.
Divya carries over 17 years of rich experience in multiple HR functions like Recruitment, Internal Resource Management, HR Generalist and Employee Engagement. She had a long successful tenure with Tata Consultancy Services Limited since 2005. Divya has a flair for developing high performance teams, improving collaboration and consensus across business teams.
Josef Figueroa is the Director and Vice President- ASEAN Region of our Subsidiary, Inspira Singapore. He joined Inspira Singapore on October 26, 2020. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering and telecommunications degree and a Master of Engineering Management degree from University of Technology, Sydney. He is currently responsible for the direction and management, including establishing a go to market for our Company’s business in Southeast Asia where the primary focus is on enterprise sales of our managed service in security, cloud, big data, and analytics. He has several years of experience in the field of information technology and telecommunications. Prior to joining our Inspira Tech, he was associated with Dimension Data Asia Pacific Pte Limited, most recently as head of vertical solutions, BT Singapore Private Limited as account director, Orange Business Services as global head of consulting practice.
Pradeep Augustin is the Business Head – MEA of Inspira MEA IT Solutions LLC (“Inspira Dubai”). He joined Inspira MEA on February 14, 2021. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from North Maharashtra University, Jalgaon. He is currently responsible for leading the business our Company’s business for Middle East and Africa. He domain of expertise lies in the field of information technology, security, and networking solutions. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with Wipro Limited as vertical head of the public section, Gulf, and ISYX Technologies LLC as sales head- MENA.
Rajeev Saxena is the President – Sales of our Company. He joined our Company on January 8, 2009 as a business development manager. He holds a Master of Science degree, majoring in biostatistics from Indian Veterinary Research Institute. He is currently responsible for managing government business, establishing, and sustaining beneficial relationships with key players in the market and handling strategic accounts. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with Intex Technologies (India) Limited, most recently as deputy manager – product group, Zenith Computers Limited as major account manager, and Xserve India Private Limited as business development manager.
KG Rajagopal is the President – BFSI of our Company. He joined our Company on November 4, 2015. He holds a diploma in electrical engineering from Maharaja Technological Institute, Trichur and successfully completed the executive master’s program in business administration (business marketing management) from the Indian Institute of Business Management and Studies. He is currently responsible for banking, financial services, and insurance business of our Company. He has over 31 years of experience in the field of sales, operation, and customer management in the information technology industry. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with HCL Infsosytems Limited as General Manager.
Prakash Jain is the Executive Director and Chairman and Director of our Company. He holds a master’s degree in electrical engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. He has been associated with our Company since its incorporation in October 2008 as a Director and Promoter. He has nearly three decades of experience in the field of information technology and telecom. Prior to founding our Company, he was the founder and director of i2i Enterprise Limited, a company specializing in internet protocol communication services and global network service provider which was acquired in 2007 by BT Telecom India Private Limited, joint venture of the BT Group plc. He was also previously associated with Xerox Corporation and BT Group plc. Currently; he serves as the director of the Jain International Trade Organization Administrative Training Foundation. He is also the honorary consul of the Republic of Rwanda in Mumbai since December 2011.
Chetan Jain is the founder and Managing Director of our Company. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from Tufts University, Boston, United States and completed the owner/president management program conducted by the Harvard Business School. He has been associated with our Company since its incorporation in October 2008 and is focused on expanding our Company’s business in North America. During his decade long association with our Company, he has served as the director for business developments for banking and financial services industry and director for international field operations. He was recognised for “Outstanding Academic Achievement in 1995” by the “Presidents Education Awards Program”. Prior to joining our Company, he was associated with i2i Enterprise Limited as its director which was later acquired by BT Group plc.
Vishal Jain is the Managing Director of our Company. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering (electrical engineering) from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbour, United States. He has been associated with our Company since May 2010 and oversees, inter alia, our Company’s strategy execution, customer success, and partner experience. He has over a decade of experience in the field of information technology. He serves as our Company’s representative on the board of directors for Manorama, iRam, and ITSPE.
Appen Menon is an Independent Director of our Company. He holds an LLB degree from Bangalore University, a master’s degree in law from Temple University of the Commonwealth System of Higher Education, and a diploma in journalism and public relations from the Rajendra Prasad Institute of Communication Studies, Bombay. He is duly licensed to practice as an attorney and counsellor at law in the state of New York years. He is a partner in the law firm of Condon & Forsyth LLP and represents banks and corporations in transactional, regulatory and litigation matters. He is a member of the American Bar Association. He is the chairman of the executive board of the Indian American International Chamber of Commerce, an organization that promotes trade and commerce between United States and India. He has been associated with our Company since June 2, 2021.
Manju Agarwal is an Independent Director of our Company. She holds a bachelor’s degree in arts and a master’s degree in arts from the University of Allahabad. She is a certificated associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers. She has been associated with our Company since June 2, 2021. She has over three decades of experience in the field of banking. In the past, she has been associated with State Bank of India from 1983 to 2017 in various capacities, most recently as the deputy managing director - digital banking and new business. She currently serves on the board of directors of various entities including IFFCO Kisan Finance Limited, Hinduja Leyland Finance Limited, Vistaar Financial Services Private Limited, IndiaIdeas.Com Limited, Gulf Oil Lubricants India Limited, Glenmark Life Sciences Limited, and Paytm Payments Bank Limited.