OUR TEAM AND EXPERTS
When your vision is to have the best leaders, you need the best people driving your vision forward. As former business leaders and entrpreneurs, our top team has first-hand experience with the pressures you face and the demand on you for quality leaders.
We connect right talented leaders with the right companies that need them.
We will build trusted, long-term relationships with you and your organization. Generosity and teamwork define our culture and inspire us. Because we operate as one team, we bring our individual strengths together to form one powerful team.
Co-Founder & Chairman
Co-founder and Chairman of Vidvas HR Solutions, Mohan Rangarao brings a mixture of knowledge and skill to a rich experience of over three decades. An MBA, specialised in Marketing, add to his enormous knowledge of Pharmaceuticals and FMCG industries. He is passionate about Brand Building and Positioning accompanied by Market Research and Competitive Intelligence
His deep dedication and enthusiasm helped him build and maintain relationships with multicultural leadership across the globe in highly complex matrix integrated organization structures.
He has been an active and functioning member of innumerable Corporate Boards and Industrial bodies. Prior to joining Vidvas HR Solutions, he spearheaded both the national and International Marketing of the legendary Vasu Agarbathies (the Indian Incense Company) as its Managing Partner.
Dr. Subramani Uthappa
Co-Founder & CEO
Co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer of Vidvas HR Solutions, Dr. Subramani Uthappa leads the team providing the all-important strategic direction to make the Executive search Company a hub for clients looking for dynamic leadership solutions.
His eye for detail and scouring for the invisible strength in potential leaders comes from his deep interest in Human Resources with focus on Talent acquisition, HR consulting, and Employee Engagement.
Previously, Dr.Uthappa was Senior Partner at The Head Hunters India, where he developed bold and innovative business strategies, doubling the growth of the company and making it a leader in Executive search, boasting of clients ranking among the who’s who of industry. This resulted in positioning the organization as one of the most sought-after executive search companies in India.
His three-decade long career has helped him acquire valuable experience both internationally as well as in domestic markets in diverse verticals such as Business Development, Management consulting, Contract Recruitment and Talent Management.
A graduate in Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Uthappa’s academic interests saw him earn an MBA, followed by a Ph.D in Management.
Shiva Maran is a B.Tech and MBA (IIMB) and has 22 years’ experience of technology background building multiple software product companies, both B2C and B2B. Currently he is the Founder and CEO of Hirewand, an automation software used by recruitment companies and corporates. A firm believer in being hands on with technology, be it Machine Learning for enterprise software to building beautiful products with the latest technology stack. He has worked on a broad range of products from telecom software for the EU market in the late 90s, to Talisma, India’s first CRM product in the early 2000s, to the first peer-peer data protection company Decho all the way to Hirewand, a recruitment automation software used by enterprise software and staffing companies today.
He is there to guide our Recruitment Team on all major IT/ ITES mandates and also train our Team to improve their effectiveness.
General Manager – Recruitment
Ashesh Kumar is an MBA in HR based in Delhi is a GM Recruitment with a professional experience with 16+yrs . Has worked on senior level hiring and been involved in end to end recruitment. Has worked on IT and Non IT Hiring with search firms in Mumbai and Delhi. He started off in IT Sector and excelled as IT Recruiter with search firms in Mumbai. Was associated with Head Hunters India, the leading executive search firm based at Mumbai. Worked on various Senior level assignments for blue chip clients in IT, Engineering ,Manufacturing and Pharmaceutical domain .His expertise in sourcing is outstanding which will add clientele value to the organization
General Manager Administration & Co-ordination
Samarendra Moitra, a Science Graduate & a MBA in Operation management and has more than 30 years of experience in Senior Management Positions in Manufacturing, ITES, BPO Industries. Based in Bangalore, has managed administrative, facilities, Vendor management, Data Centre maintenance & IT Service Desk works.
Having worked in multiple organizations in multiple locations, adds value to Vidvas Group as its General Manager, Administration.
Kedar Balaganur, comes with 15 + years of experience in leadership hiring across industry vertical including Manufacturing, Engineering, infrastructure, Aerospace, Airports, IT etc. Kedar has managed multiple teams and accounts over the years and has been instrumental in placing some of the top guys at CXO level. Kedar is Post graduate from St Joseph’s college of commerce.