Linda Calabrese joins CAST as VP Business Development, North America from Oracle, where she was their Strategic Client Director, and previous to that Strategic Sales Executive at Sun Microsystems. After 20 years of experience in sales, strategy, and account management, with a proven ability in driving results and building key relationships across a diverse array of organizations, Linda is a vital and welcome addition to the CAST North America Team.
Learn more about what Linda Calabrese will be contributing to at CAST here.
Shravan Dantu, VP & Country Manager, India
Shravan Dantu joins CAST as VP and Country Manager, India, from Avanade, a technology services and IT consulting company. During his 18 years of experience, playing various roles in IT consulting and outsourcing services, he has consulted customers across a range of industries such as: Life Sciences, Insurance, Healthcare, Retail, and Financial Services. Shravan has also been involved in setting up large IT, BPO global delivery, and offshoring programs. With such dynamic experience, Shravan is a crucial addition to the CAST team.
Raj Saxena joins CAST as the new Senior Vice President, Business Development, North America Global SIs after 28 years of experience at IBM. His expertise includes leading in complex global environments, strategic planning and building strong business relationships. At IBM he was central to the company’s global delivery strategy and established capabilities in Asia Pacific, Latin America, and Eastern Europe. Raj Saxena brings his renowned skills to CAST and will be a worthy addition to the North America team.
Learn more about what Raj Saxena will be a part of in North America for CAST here.
Vishal Bhatnagar joins CAST, as head of Operations for the UK and Ireland, from IGATE, a leader in IT services and consulting. During his seven years there, Vishal was able to grow his portfolio from $3M to $45M and developed the company’s first ever full managed services deal. With such a breadth of industry and SI experience, including working at MBLOX and Comverse, Vishal is a vital addition and will prove to be an asset in enhancing CAST’s position in the UK and Ireland.
For further details on Vishal Bhatnagar and his position at CAST, the original press release can be found here or follow him on twitter @bhatnagar_v.
CAST has made a recent addition to its North America team with Kevin Quick, who will be responsible for North American communication providers and emerging markets, as new VP Sales, Telecommunication and Emerging Markets. With over 30 years of experience and a record of vitalizing business operations and exceeding sales expectations, Kevin is a welcome addition to CAST. His expertise in systems integration and telecommunications will be truly valuable to CAST in North America.
If you would like to connect with Kevin in person, you should attend CAST’s DC Sustainability and Productivity -Workshop & Networking Event on June 2nd, 2015.