Damodar Gummadapu


Mr. Damodar Rao Gummadapu has more than 25 years of global experience across various Fortune 500 companies including big 5 consulting companies including KPMG, Bearing Point, Deloitte, Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer.

Mr. Damodar Rao Gummadapu is the co-founder of Techwave. He is a proven leader, entrepreneur and instrumental for Techwave’s rapid growth. He has tremendous experience and vision for role of technology solutions for business growth, optimization and expansion. In his leadership, Techwave has not only grew in size but also expanded globally in to Europe, Middle East and APAC regions. is the driving force behind Techwave’s journey to Present position. His foresight has been instrumental in the company’s exponential growth by venturing into global markets and diversifying into varied service domains.

Mr. Damodar Rao Gummadapu has served on the Board of MosChip Semiconductor Technology.  He is instrumental in many initiatives to put the Company on the fast track growth trajectory that is witnessed in the recent past.

Mr. Damodar Rao Gummadapu follows the three principle of success as propounded by Jack Welch and that is to satisfy clients, engage employees and also maintain the cash flow.

Mr. Damodar Rao Gummadapu is a Commerce Graduate and a qualified Chartered Accountant and Management & Cost Accountant. He has a great passion for Social Responsibility activities and has a long list of activities that is he is taking up, and one of them is to take IT to his own village.

Seetha Ramam Voleti

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Seetha Ramam Voleti is a result oriented professional with an experience of over 28 years corporate Banking Industry and Global Forex Treasury. Mr. Seetha Ramam Voleti has wide experience in Foreign Exchange Treasury of a large Public Sector Bank in India and at London Treasury.

Prior to MosChip, Mr. Seetha Ramam Voleti was associated with Techwave as Director of Techwave Infotech Pvt Ltd. He has played key roles in the M&A activities for the organization. During his tenure with Techwave he successfully completed acquisitions in India, UK, US, Hungary, Singapore.  Mr. Seetha Ramam strong technical skills include Foreign Exchange Currency Trading, Raising funds – medium and long term Notes.

Ramesh Singh

Ramesh Singh


Ramesh Singh is the President of MosChip. He is a veteran of over 35 years in the high-tech industry, having served in multiple executive management roles to successfully build and grow technology companies in the consumer electronics, video and imaging and computing markets.

His vast experience in the semiconductor, systems and solutions markets focusing on computational imaging and vision processing, allows him to continue working with companies to help create and deploy strategies in the evolving IOT markets with deep learning capabilities.

Ranganath S. Kempanahally (R K)

Ranganath S. Kempanahally

Sr.Vice President

Ranganath is Senior Vice President of Engineering Services Business responsible for driving Business Development, Strategy, Quality and Engineering services at MosChip.

Ranganath has over 18 years of experience in the semiconductor industry as a Technical Lead, Consultant, Business Development Manager and has held several engineering and management positions in both product and service companies. A hands-on verification engineer deployed advanced verification solutions for complex verification projects for several global companies in USA, Europe and in India. Prior joining MosChip, Ranganath was Founder and CEO of elitePLUS Semiconductor technologies – an IP and Design Services company with global presence in the US, UK and India.

R K holds a Master’s Degree in Electronics from Mangalore University India and an Executive MBA from Cranfield School of Management in the U K.

Krishna Iyer

Krishnan Iyer

Sr.Vice President – Engineering

Krishnan Iyer is Senior Vice President of Engineering at MosChip and is responsible at MosChip for driving strategy, definition, development and delivery of semiconductor products, consumer devices and IP.

Krishnan Iyer has over 25 years of experience, building semiconductor, system and software for various Silicon Valley based companies. He has extensive experience in driving global teams to build complex products and has delivered multiple silicon products that have powered laptops, mobile phones and cameras. Prior to joining MosChip, he held senior management positions at Tessera, Imagination, Transmetta, NeoMagic and Cirrus Logic, and has successfully managed end to end engineering and product delivery of multiple media enabled products. These products have successful win at Motorola, Sony, NEC, Samsung and Dell. He was also a founding member at startups Luxxon and Nethra Imaging where he managed cross functional teams to successfully deliver products for mobile phone and camera markets.

Mr. Krishnan holds a master’s in Computer Engineering from Southern Illinois University and a bachelor’s in Electronics and Communication Engineering from Kerala University.

Dhananjay Kulkarni

Dhananjay Kulkarni

Sr.Vice President – IoT

Dhananjay has over 29 years of experience working with several leading Indian software companies. On technical side, his experience includes architecting very large web based and embedded systems. On the operations side, he has managed P&L for business units of team size of 450+ resources. At Maven, developed award winning IoT and M2M hardware products + software platforms for smart metering, automated lighting, remote monitoring of construction & mining equipment, DG Sets, wind farm and solar farms etc.

Dhananjay is a university rank holder during Masters and a gold medalist during graduation. He has been actively involved in philanthropy since start of his career and is a trustee of an NGO Sanvedana.

Sunil Desai

Sunil Desai

Sr.Vice President – IP Startegy

Sunil Desai has over 30 years of experience in R&D, product engineering, technology management, marketing and business development. He is an IOT Technology expert with in depth knowledge in electronics, firmware, BSP and software with domain expertise in Industrial & Building Automation, Energy Management – Metering and Lighting, Logistics and Transportation, Home Security and automation etc.

He has extensive expertise in wired and wireless technologies. He has successfully built technology savvy teams which can take up cutting edge technology challenges to deliver solutions. At core, he specializes in defining, designing reusable IPs in electronics, firmware and software space.

Sunil is electronics and telecommunication engineering graduate from COEP and Masters in Management Science from Pune University. With passion for “Quality in education”, he is actively involved in engineering academics, mentoring and guiding graduate/post graduate students from University of Pune.


Gautam Naik

Associate Vice President – Sales & BD

Gautam Naik is Associate Vice President at MOSCHIP responsible for Sales, Business development, Collaboration & Strategy.

Gautam has over 17+ years of experience in the Semiconductor Sales & business development,  ASIC/FPGA design and Verification area. He has worked on several complex ASIC and FPGA designs for global semiconductor companies with in-depth working and domain knowledge on Ethernet, SERDES, PCI-Express, Back-plane Ethernet System, PHY, ARM, Micro-controller and mixed signal.Prior to MOSCHIP, Gautam was co-founder & Director at elitePLUS semiconductor and has held several key engineering and managerial positions at GDA technologies, Texas Instruments and LSI technologies. He holds Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics and Communications from Karnataka University, India.

Nitin Gajanan Naik

Nitin Gajanan Naik

Vice President – APAC & Offset Business

Nitin has been in the semiconductor industry for more than 26 years. He has a vast experience in managing AMS and SOC end to end projects related to ASIC Design, PD and verification independently. He has also handled and managed operations, customer relationships and execution of end to end projects for ASIA pacific, European business segment.

He is responsible for design and development of several ASICs and IP portfolios.  He is also involved in micro-architecture, design specification, RTL implementation, verification plan, detailed test plan, verification environment (Specman, SV-OVM/UVM) test case development, and synthesis, STA and post silicon validation.


Zahir M

Assocaite VP

Zahir is the Associate VP at MosChip is responsible Business and Technical management of semiconductor services, IP development, ASIC and SOC products

Zahir has over 18 years of experience in designing & verification in ASIC/FPGA products. He has been instrumental in building team of verification experts. He has extensive experience in architecting and designing ASICs and IP based SDXC, USB, HDMI, HDCP, SATA and Ethernet.  7 ASIC Tape-outs. He has also delivered a strong of IPs for a start-up that helped them generate a lot of client base. Prior joining MosChip, he was the co-founder of elitePlus Semiconductor.

Zahir holds a Graduate degree in Electronics.

Vishwanath Linga

Vishwanath Linga

Vice President Engineering

Vishwanath Linga is Vice President of Engineering at MosChip and is responsible for execution and delivery of SoC, ASIC, and FPGA development activities. He is also involved in customer & vendor interactions/relations, project definitions & proposals, Resource, schedule and budget estimates etc.

Vishwanath has over 17 years of experience in ASIC/SoC engineering, Team development, and management. He participated in a number of projects serving in various positions ranging from Design Engineer to Design/Project/Delivery Manager. He contributed in multiple ASIC/SoC based on ARM/ARC Processor, MIPI, USB 1.1, USB2.0, PCI Express, PCI, HDMI, H264, Audio/Video protocols etc., and helped in delivering multiple first time working silicon.

He has hands-on experience in the areas of chip architectures from specifications through product tape out. Experience in Architecture, Implementation, Verification, ASIC &FPGA synthesis, FPGA prototyping, Protocol compliance checks, Design functional bring up and validation, pre and post silicon validation, customer support etc.

He holds a Master of Engineering degree in Digital Systems from Osmania University, Telangana, India.


Kasinath Tumuluri

Vice President – Finance

Kasinath’s role includes management of finances and accounting system, coordination with statutory and internal auditors, liaison with banks and statutory bodies.

Kasinath has 16 years of experience in financial arena. Prior to his joining at MosChip, Kasinath served as Assistant Manager at Alliance Global Service (formerly Alliance IT Consulting India pvt. ltd.). He was in-charge of legal department and Indian Financial Department

Mr Suresh

Suresh Bachalakura

Company Secretary & Compliance Officer

Mr. Suresh Bachalakura is Company Secretary & Compliance Officer at MosChip and is responsible for the Legal & Secretarial compliances of MosChip.

Mr. Suresh Bachalakura has over 07 years of experience in Legal & Secretarial compliances of Listed, Public, and Private Companies. He is a Qualified Company Secretary from (Institute of Company secretaries of India) ICSI and obtained MBA Degree in Finance from Osmania University & Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce from Kakatiya University.


Subha Kumar

Senior HR Manager

Subha Kumar is the Senior HR Manager at MosChip. With an experience of over 15 years, she is responsible for all HR functions like talent acquisition, talent management, performance management, employee relations, compensation & benefits, employee development.

Prior to MosChip, she has served with a software product company in the role of Senior Business Partner responsible for pan-India operations.

Subha holds a Master’s Degree with specialization in HR.