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Srinivasu Satti, Founder and Managing Director

Satti has 21 years of multi-faceted experience working with world class organizations, playing leadership roles in Strategy and M&A. As head of M&A for a large Indian IT services player Satti has experience of having completed about a dozen transactions of cumulative value higher than US$300M. He is experienced in integrating companies post acquisition and was also on the board of a few acquired companies. He has rich transaction experience of having structured about 25 deals and evaluated more than 100 companies for various acquisition pursuits. He has provided leadership to acquisition pursuits in many countries/geographies including Japan, Singapore, Australia, China, Germany, France, Netherlands, Belgium, Sweden, UK and the US. He is a sought after speaker in professional forums.

Satti has worked in the IT & BPO, Strategy/Management Consulting and Infrastructure areas and has excellent understanding of the business dynamics of these sectors.

Satti has a Management Degree from the Indian School of Business and a Masters in Engineering from IIT Madras.

Hari Krishnan, Founder and Director

Hari has over 20 years of experience working in various Industry sectors and has played leadership roles in M&A and IT. As the Process Leader of M&A for a large Indian IT services player, Hari has unique experience of having completed multiple transactions and lead more than a dozen pursuits in areas like SCM, IT Infrastructure, ERP, Engineering Services, Financial Services etc. He is experienced in managing M&A transactions across the various phases like Strategizing, Valuation and Deal Structuring, Due Diligence, Contracting and Integration. He has an excellent understanding of cross border transaction practices and has worked on acquisition pursuits in USA, Germany, France, Netherlands, Belgium, and UK. He is skilled in team building and organization development activities.

Hari has worked in the IT & BPO, Process Automation and Manufacturing areas and has in-depth understanding of the uniqueness of each of these businesses.

Hari has a Management Degree from Great Lakes Institute of Management and a BS in Electronics Engineering from Bharathiar University.

Bhargav Desabhatla, Associate Director

Bhargav has 21 years of diverse experience which straddles across different sectors and roles. In his earlier avatars, as an officer in the Indian Air Force he led mobile units in the desert. As an engineer, he worked on developing internet infrastructure products. As the M&A process head in a large IT Services company, he had led cross-border M&A transactions at APAC, Europe and USA and played a key role in post merger integration. He is also experienced in corporate development activities such as JV formation and investment initiatives. He brings in a rich blend of experience covering both strategy as well as transaction related aspects such as financial modeling, valuation, deal structuring, due diligence, and contract development.

Bhargav's current interests include literature, economics and risk management. Bhargav is a management graduate from the Indian School of Business and holds a degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering.



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