Meet Our Executive Team

Dr. Santosh Kumar Mohanty
Vice President, Executive Sponsor, Jile

Dr. Santosh Mohanty has been instrumental in setting up and heading Technology Excellence group (TEG) in TCS through architectural excellence, design rigor and delivery discipline with more than 33 years of industry experience. Since 2010, Dr. Mohanty has led the Components Engineering Group (CEG) at TCS and has been at the forefront of strategizing and building Intellectual Property (IP), leading to solution, service and process models that enhance organizational performance.

Dr. Mohanty was inducted into IAM (Intellectual Asset Management) Strategy 300 as world's leading IP strategist. He holds a Ph.D in Mathematical Sciences and an MS in Computational Mathematics from Northern Illinois University, IL, USA.

Vijayalakshmi Gopal
Business Owner, Jile

Viji is the head of TCS Tools Group and the business owner for Jile. TCS launched Jile in Jan 2018 under her leadership and previous to this position, she was the head of the reuse initiative in TCS since 2008. She is a member of the TCS Corporate Technology Council and has more than 31 years of industry experience.

Viji is a product and data management expert, and two examples of her expertise include the CasePac development in Burrough's System Software Group, and architecting a next generation billing system for one of the largest telecom companies in the UK. She holds an M.Sc degree in Mathematics and an M.Tech in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai.

Shivkumar Inamdar
Program Management Head, Jile

Shivkumar was part of the core team, when the TCS Tools Group was launched more than 10 years ago in Oct' 2008. He championed setting up the Operational Excellence Program for TCS Tools Group Intellectual Property (IP) assets. His areas of responsibilities include, managing Internal IT services, Product Support and Services, Cloud operations management, Licensing compliance and governance, and financial reporting.

With more than 22 years at TCS, he has played diverse roles and responsibilities, including delivery, sales, large program management and business legal.

Prabhu Arumugham
Product Head, Jile

Prabhu is the product head for Jile. He is a Certified Scrum Master and SAFe® Program Consultant (SPC) with more than 19 years of experience in building innovative solutions across different industries. His expertise includes product management, strategy, design, engineering and deployment support. He is passionate about Agile methodologies and has pioneered product development in the areas of test management, test automation, application lifecycle management, and DevOps.

Prabhu has several patents filed and granted in the categories of test automation and management. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from College of Engineering, Guindy, Chennai.

Ashokkumar Ganesan
Product Engineering Head, Jile

Ashok is the product engineering head and cloud architect for Jile with more than 11 years of experience in technology solutions and products.

His expertise includes design, architecture, engineering and deployment support. He has also worked in product development in the areas of Software Reuse, Test Management, Application Lifecycle Management, IT Service Management, Agile and DevOps.

Ashok has many patents filed and granted in the categories of DevOps, Automation and more. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from PSG College of Technology, Tamil Nadu.

Durga Prasad Maruwada
Sales Head, Jile

Durga leads the sales for Jile and has more than 33 years of experience in developing solutions, managing large-scale deliveries, customer relationships and driving growth in various industries and geographies. He has in-depth experience in sales and business development and believes in a customer-centric solution approach.

Durga holds a Bachelor's degree in Physics and a Post-Graduation in Computer Science from Mumbai University.

Alexandre Garrett Heupel
Marketing Head, Jile

Alexandre Heupel is the marketing head for Jile with more than 26 years experience in marketing strategy, product marketing, digital marketing, email marketing, account-based marketing, public relations, analyst relations, social media, and event management. She has been entrenched in the Agile DevOps industry since 2006 and has worked with many companies in the space. She is a Certified Scrum Master® and Certified Scrum Product Owner® and her passion is learning about Agile DevOps tools, processes, culture, and industry trends in order to succinctly tell the world about the benefits of Jile.

Alexandre has developed and implemented strategic marketing plans for 45 companies (both B2B and B2C) in 10 different industries. She holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA).