Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Prime Focus Technologies (PFT), the technology arm of Prime Focus, the world’s largest media services powerhouse, is pleased to expand its board with the addition of Samu Devarajan as Independent and Non-Executive Director.
Devarajan (Dev) brings a wealth of experience, having previously held the position of CEO and Managing Director for Cisco Systems in India, successfully managing the company’s largest R&D center outside the US and helping to build the organization from scratch to the 3,500 employees in Cisco India. Prior to his tenure at Cisco, Dev helped take Tata Elxsi from a loss-making organization to one of the most successful companies of the Tata group as Managing director and one of the youngest board members.
In addition to his new position at PFT, Dev remains in his current roles as Chairman of the Board of Directors at ADC India Communications Limited, Independent Director at Neilsoft Ltd., and Founder and President of Transmation Consulting, his own strategy-consulting firm.
“Dev is a pioneer in the Technology industry and we are thrilled to welcome Devarajan to the PFT board,” said Ramki Sankaranarayanan, Founder and CEO, Prime Focus Technologies. “ We believe Dev’s past experience in growing organizations will be a boon to PFT as it continues to grow around the world.”
In his role as Founder and CEO of Transmation Consulting, Devarajan assists companies with business transition and transformation, optimizing operational efficiency and fueling expansion and growth.
“I look forward to joining in, and contributing to, the growth of an organization that is on the leading edge of cloud solutions for the media and entertainment industry,” said Devarajan. “PFT’s Media ERP SaaS offering allows enterprises to effectively transform themselves digitally.”
PFT seeks to expand the capabilities of CLEAR in 2016 with an array of new and exciting features to help maximize operational efficiencies and allow for workflow orchestration across enterprise, supply chain and partner ecosystems. By virtualizing content supply chain; an effective Media ERP solution can bring in savings in operating costs to the tune of millions of dollars.
For more information about PFT, visit primefocustechnologies.com.