Meet our team members

Dr. V. Kamakoti

Principal Technology Advisor - DataLibre

Senior Professor, CSE Department, IIT Madras

Associate Dean, ICSR, IIT Madras

Member - NSAB

Chairman - Artificial Intelligence Task Force (PMO)

Dr. M. J. Shankar Raman

Senior Project Advisor - ICSR

Expert - Network Data Analytics

Passionate about the mathematical concepts behind ML/AI

Sriraman Kalyanaraman

Senior Project Advisor, Principal Data Architect

- Research on data analytics/Machine learning.
- Development of data models for different industries
- Planning for dashboard visualization and dashboard security
- Development of APM open source tool - APPEDO

- Test Architect - Open Source Browser and Mobile Automation tools

- Research on Test Automation, Application Performance Management

Ramkumar Raja

Senior Project officer, Fullstack Product Dev Manager

- Research on OLTP and OLAP tools and technologies

- Development of open source APM tools

- Development of large scale analytics tools

Siddiq Ali

Project officer, Fullstack Product Developer

- Development of open source APM tools

- Development of large scale analytics tools

Arul Sekar

Senior Project Officer, Test Manager

- Research on new age testing techniques

- Verification and validation of open source products

- Mentoring a team of 20+ junior testers

Shankar Viswanathan

Project Coordinator

- End to end project coordination

- Training Management of trainees under CSR plans

- Event management

Kaushik Raghavan

Industry Consultant

- Data analytics, ML, AI
- Test automation
- Internet scale performance testing and tuning
- Passionate about mentoring

- Currently doing PhD at IIIT-DM Kanchipuram on data analytics

Ishwar Prasad

Industry Consultant

- Expert - Security Data Analytics

- Ethical hacker

Pichumani Nagarajan

Industry Consultant

- Data architecture

- Entrepreneurship

Sundararaman Ramamoorthy

Industry Consultant

- Expert in very large scale BFSI systems

- System architecture

- Governance, Compliance and Risk

Open Source

FT @ RISE Group will incubate and host a variety of BFSI centric open source projects.

Our First Project

The first project aims to provide a comprehensive analytics and decision making
framework for the Banking and Insurance sectors.


Funding for the first project is
through CSR grants from City Union Bank Ltd.


We welcome every organization in BFSI sector to participate and reap the collective benefits.