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Leadership Team

The powerhouse behind Intrigo and its clients’ success.

Padman Ramankutty
Chief Executive Officer

As the heartbeat of Intrigo, Padman Ramankutty is a seasoned leader in the ERP and SCM domain 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.

Kanth Krishnan
Chief Customer Officer

Kanth has been a supply chain practitioner as well as a consultant for more than 20 years. He served as a trusted advisor to several companies, small and large. Kanth has an enviable track record in designing, deploying, and sustaining technology solutions.

He was a respected member of SAP's first ever Global APO Competency Center to support the early adoption of APO. Value engineering, value case realization, and creating sustenance models are his forte.

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.

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

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 his leadership. Intrigo’s Vice President has many feathers under his cap from logistics, supply chain, consulting, and international procurement to sourcing, manufacturing, plant maintenance, and analytics.

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.

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.

Hiren Shah
Vice President, Digital

Hiren leads the Digital Practice that leverages Intrigo’s established reputation as a strong supply chain and omni-channel solutions provider. He focuses on cloud solutions that enable clients to reduce both, their cost of ownership and time to value.

Early on in his career, as an SAP employee, he was a platinum consultant with SAP’s professional services. Later he was the CEO of a manufacturing company with operations in China, India, and Netherlands. He has deep experience in both, SAP and Salesforce Ecosystems.