SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CIGNEX Technologies, a leading provider of Open Source Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Solutions, today announced that Srini Sridhar has joined the company as Chief Solutions Officer and Senior VP of Global Consulting. In his role at CIGNEX, Sridhar will be responsible for developing overall strategy and direction for the company's services organization around the world. Sridhar will also be responsible for growing and optimizing the company's offshore presence, and assisting with business development.
CIGNEX, headquartered in Santa Clara with additional offices in India, is a leader in Open Source content management solutions. With over 65 successful client engagements and a broad range of solutions, the company is quickly growing to meet the increasing demands of customers seeking Open Source alternatives to proprietary application. "The unsurpassed excellence of our solutions sets us apart from other Open Source systems integrators, and has generated increasing demand for our services," said Navin Nagiah, CEO of CIGNEX. "Srini's proven track-record of building and managing very large, world-class consulting organizations will ensure that, as we grow, we continue to offer the best content management solutions available."
Sridhar brings to CIGNEX over 20 years of product & application development and consulting experience. Prior to joining CIGNEX, Sridhar served as VP of Delivery responsible for global IT product/services at Patni Computer Systems, with specific focus on Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). Prior to Patni, Sridhar served as Senior Program Director at Ness Technologies Ltd., where he helped the company setup and manage large offshore delivery centers for European and US product companies. Sridhar has also worked with IBM and MCI Communications in various consulting, development and management roles.
"I'm thrilled to be joining a company as well-positioned and well-respected as CIGNEX is," said Sridhar. "We're at just the right point in the market to take the company to the next level, and I'm excited to play a key role in that process. By substantially growing our services group, expanding our solutions, and optimizing our global resources, we'll remain the vendor of choice as increasing numbers of businesses turn to Open Source for their content management requirements.
Sridhar received his Bachelor of Science, Computer Science degree from Regional Engineering College, Trichy, India.
About CIGNEX Technologies
CIGNEX is the leading provider of Open Source Enterprise Content Management solutions for businesses and government agencies. Using industry-standard platforms, CIGNEX develops applications that are less expensive, more extensible, and easier to support than the alternatives offered by proprietary vendors. By combining a range of consulting, development, training, support and ongoing maintenance services, CIGNEX offers multiple solutions that can be rapidly optimized for each client's requirements. CIGNEX customers include Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, Epson Electronics America, University of North Carolina Healthcare, University of North Carolina School of Medicine and OKI Semiconductor. CIGNEX was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif. For additional information about CIGNEX please visit www.CIGNEX.com or call 408.327.9900 x303.