Leadership Team

The powerhouses behind Intrigo and its clients’ success.

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Padman Ramankutty

Chief Executive Officer


As the heartbeat of Intrigo, Padman Ramankutty is a seasoned leader in the ERP and SCM domains with over 20 years of experience. A strategist by nature, he brings forth extensive expertise in deploying new-gen technologies, and serves as a trusted advisor to numerous clients in the SAP space.

Padman has written many thought leadership articles and led the transformation of local supply chains to global businesses. Prior to Intrigo, he was the co-founder and CEO of Bristlecone, an IT services company. Padman is also a valued solution architect for SAP products and has designed a ‘capable-to-match’ engine of SAP APO for TI, Motorola and Intel.

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Kanth Krishnan

Chief Customer Officer


Kanth Krishnan understands customers very well; he has been a supply chain practitioner as well as a consultant for more than 20 years. He has served as a trusted advisor to many companies, small and large. His proven track record in designing, deploying, and sustaining technology solutions makes him invaluable as he focuses our teams in driving overall delivery and customer satisfaction.

As a respected member of SAP’s first ever Global APO Competency Center to support the early adoption of APO, Kanth has been instrumental in value engineering, value case realization, and creating sustenance models for our customers.

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Santhosh Kumar

Chief Technology Officer


Santhosh Kumar, a platinum consultant in the semiconductor and supply chain space, heads Industry Solutions and Technology at Intrigo. He has 22 years of experience in business and consulting, with 18 years in SAP technologies. Charismatic, well-informed, and a true whiz, Santhosh is responsible for all key product designs at Intrigo and is considered a primary resource that SAP High-Tech utilizes for any new development.

Santhosh has spearheaded multiple projects for major semiconductor and high-tech companies including LSI, Gennum, Dialog, Silicon Labs, Hitachi, and IBM, among others.


Robert Hersh

Chief Financial Officer


Robert Hersh has over 25 years of experience as a Chief Financial Officer in various technology-based companies, including four public companies and three IT service providers. He served as CFO for Sierra Atlantic, a leader in enterprise applications and outsourced product development, as well as Network Peripherals, SEEQ, Oak Technologies, and Alps Electric. Bob has extensive experience in acquisitions and has established major operations in multiple global locations including India, China, Mexico, and Europe. He served as Senior Manager with KPMG and has an MBA from California State University, Sacramento and is a CPA.

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Rajendran Nair

Chief Marketing Officer


Rajendran has over two decades in enterprise software in roles ranging from development to product management to marketing. He was most recently at Rootstock, the leading ERP for Manufacturing on the Salesforce platform. At Rootstock, he was responsible for driving topline, streamlining sales and marketing operations, and substantially increasing market awareness including favorable positioning in four major analyst reports.

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Jacques Muratori

Executive Vice President, North America Sales


Jacques is responsible for North American Sales leadership and strategy for all Intrigo solutions, focused on building partnerships and alliances with customers and partners. Jacques will oversee a market-leading sales team, helping customers around the world to accelerate performance and drive efficiencies.

Jacques has been in the SAP space for over 20 years and has a proven track record in both sales and delivery over the years in various capacities. His focus is on Supply Chain and is able to guide customers through complex solution environments, focusing on end to end business processes and solutions.

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Prabhakar Prasad

Executive Vice President, Customer Success


Prabhakar Prasad is at the front end of accelerating business growth for Intrigo. A veteran in building SAP IT services and developing winning strategies, he manages global businesses and significantly contributes to improving the top and bottom lines.

Prabhakar also has a proven track record of handling global sales and delivery, creating products and solutions, as well as marketing and business alliance for over 20 years.

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Steve Durant

Executive Vice President – Customer Solutions


Patient, process-oriented, and versatile, Steve Durant is the front man of Intrigo’s Customer Solutions. Leveraging his extensive know-how on a spectrum of technologies and business applications, he provides valuable thought leadership, business direction for clients, and superior customer experience.

Steve has been with SAP for 15 years handling software sales and customer service, and he has over 25 years of experience in the application software industry, ERP consulting, and management roles.

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Rick Neubauer

Advisory Board Member


Rick Neubauer joined Intrigo as an Advisory Board Member in 2017, he is an experienced business leader with twenty-five years of management consulting for global organizations. Rick has led both large and start-up growth-oriented organizations working across various industries. He brings deep experience in services operations management, C-suite/Board level relationships and delivery of global transformation programs. Rick has held senior level positions at multiple companies. He is a former member of IBM’s Global Business Services leadership team and Managing Partner for their NA SAP Practice. Rick held leadership roles at PwC while managing some of the firm’s largest client transformations. Rick was also CEO of Movilitas WW, a boutique firm that specialized in SAP supply chain services.


Subramaniam V. Koduvayur

Vice President – HR


Subramaniam V. Koduvayur (KVS) comes with over three decades of experience in various industries including Pharmaceutical, Education, and Information Technology. Over the past two decades, he has focused his career in the areas of Human Resource and Operations. He has been instrumental in building BUs ground up for some of the companies he has worked with and introduced policies and processes to improve the overall business and employee engagement. He has extensive experience, in resource management, US immigration, and benefit administration. He will be leading the HR practice for Intrigo and will be focusing on streamlining various HR processes including recruitment and immigration to ensure better success.

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Raj Manickam

Vice President – Asia Pacific


A visionary with 30 years of experience in Industrial, Consulting and IT, Raj Manickam is a supply chain and logistics strategist. He leads the Asia Pacific division of Intrigo, managing global teams and integrating supply chain functions.

With over 17 years of SAP consulting experience, many global enterprises have benefited largely under Raj’s leadership. Raj has many feathers in his cap from logistics, supply chain, consulting, and international procurement to sourcing, manufacturing, plant maintenance, and analytics.

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Ashutosh Kumar

Managing Director – EMEA


Ashutosh is the Managing Director of EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) and operates from Heidelberg, Germany which is the headquarters of Intrigo’s EMEA business. A digital business leader and an INSEAD alumnus (Financial Times Scholar), Ashutosh is a veteran of SAP with 21 years of SAP domain experience including 16 years at SAP’s headquarters in Germany. Prior to SAP, he worked at other market-leading companies namely Schindler, Siemens, and Tata Steel out of India, Switzerland, and Germany.

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Albrecht Diener

Senior Advisor


Albrecht is part of Intrigo’s Advisory Board, acting as a Senior Advisor. He will be helping Intrigo set up their European operations and act as a trusted advisor to our European customers.

Albrecht is a SAP Veteran with 27 years of service in various roles in Supply Chain development, including responsibility for SAP’s Advanced Planning and Optimization (APO), a suite of advanced applications for supply chain planning and decision support.



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