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Gowri Shankar Subramanian Gowri Shankar Subramanian
Chief Executive Officer, Aspire Systems

Gowri Shankar Subramanian is a Co-Founder, Chairman & CEO of Aspire Systems. Under his leadership, Aspire has grown to a team of 1,500-plus people with a strong presence across US, Europe, Middle East and India. Aspire has been ranked as one of the 100 best employers in India for the past six years in a row by The Economic Times and Great Place to Work Institute. Aspire has also been featured periodically in Deloitte's list of fastest-growing companies in India and Asia-Pacific.

Gowri has been named as an upcoming, young CEO by The Economic Times and as a top 20 executive in Information Technology by The WEEK. He is an active speaker and has presented in various industry events and has been quoted extensively by leading publications.

Gowri has a Masters in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University and a Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering from Pondicherry Engineering College. He is also an amateur pilot still trying to get it right!

Shankar Krishnamoorthy Shankar Krishnamoorthy
Chief Executive Officer, Asteor Software

Shankar serves as the CEO of a product startup, Asteor Software. Asteor has two flagship products – Techcello and Synergita, cloud based software products. Techcello is rated as a Gartner Cool Vendor in CEAP (Cloud Enabled Application Platform) space and also adjudged as Emerge League of 10 in 2012 by Nasscom.

Prior to Asteor, Shankar co-founded Aspire Systems and currently serves as one of the directors of the board. Shankar has played several roles in Aspire - from hands-on software development, project management, overall delivery management to spearheading various technology/producteering initiatives. He has rich track record spanning more than 17 years of successful leadership in product development, consistently delivering software to the worlds leading ISVs and innovative Enterprises. He is proud to be a part of the team which made Aspire a recognized brand in Outsourced Product Development space & also won several awards like GPW’s Best companies to work for, Deloitte’s Fast 50, etc.

Prior to Aspire, Shankar gained extensive software development experience building CAD/CAM software at Neil Automation ( and Parametric Technology Corporation (

Shankar has Masters in Computer Integrated Manufacturing from Bharathiar University, India and Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from Pondicherry University, India.

Bhoovarahan Thirumalai Bhoovarahan Thirumalai (BHOO)
Chief Executive Officer, Aspiration Energy

Bhoo serves as the CEO of Aspiration Energy. The dream is to harness the high level of insolation abundantly available in India to provide cost effective energy solutions. Bhoo is responsible to convert the untapped potential into a business opportunity and business success to all concerned.

Before founding Aspiration Energy, Bhoo co-founded Aspire Systems and currently serves as one of its Directors of the Board. Prior to this assignment, he was President, US operations for Aspire Systems, and played a part in getting Aspire Systems to be a successful and well recognized Outsourced Product Development company.

Bhoo is a firm believer that "success is a matter of willingness to succeed and to keep at it!". His 12+ years in Aspire has enabled him to interact with hundreds of growth stage ISVs - the management teams, founders, venture capitalists and other stakeholders. Bhoo is a thought leader, and often quoted in leading media, about the software products market and the offshoring strategy of ISVs - including captive center dynamics.

He has a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Pondicherry University, India, and a MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Illinois, USA


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