Infotech Lead India: Compassites Software Solutions, a provider of big data and cloud computing, has appointed Mahesh Baxi as CEO.
Mahesh will be responsible to build a unique model to enhance customer success, ensure the growth of the company, building business strategy, software delivery, improving client relationships and business development.
Baxi has more than 19 years of IT industry experience.
Before joining Compassites Software, he worked as managing director of ThoughtWorks India.
“Over the last 6 years, Compassites has had very steady growth, built more than 24 products, and created a superb work culture. I look forward to continuing this momentum and help customers with some exceptional software delivery solutions. I also see an excellent opportunity to bring a complete technology solution offering to customers using our expertise and partnerships in the areas of Cloud Computing, Big Data & Analytics and Consumerization of IT,” said Mahesh.
Prior to Compassites, Mahesh worked in the software industry for over 19 years out of which he spent 12 years in the Bay Area, USA.
He worked for various software product development companies including Apttus, Vendao, Nextance and Challenger Systems where he led the Professional Services group as a director of Professional Service and CRM & B2B practices as engagement manager.
He has worked with an impressive portfolio of Fortune 500 clients such as IBM, Qwest Communications, Eastman Chemical, Anheuser-Busch, PeopleSoft, Adobe, Lenovo, Thomson Financial, Hitachi, Symantec, S1 Corp. etc.
“In his new role as chief executive, Mahesh will be responsible for the overall growth of the company. We are confident we will expand our customer base and excel in delivering our service offerings under his leadership,” said Naveen Lakkur, co-founder of Compassites.
V V Ranganathan, chairman and co-founder of Compassites, said that Mahesh’s abilities to lead large teams of talents in the execution of complex enterprise projects at global levels will certainly bring considerable capabilities to Compassites to scale and grow.