Digital media company, Terragon Group, has announced that John Santhosh, an entrepreneur and management consultant has joined its board of advisers in a move expected to give the firm a global outlook and help it expand to international markets.
In a statement, Elo Umeh, Chief Executive Officer, Terragon Group, said “It is an honour to have a personality such as that of John Santhosh join our Board of Advisers. We welcome his rich experience and contributions which will greatly impact our business for good. His impeccable track record gives us confidence in strengthening our company’s goals, vision and mission.”
Currently the Chief Executive Officer of GIEOM, a ‘Business excellence’ and ‘Compliance Assurance’ system chosen by ‘SWIFT Innotribe’ as top 6 banking technology innovations of 2013, Santhosh has over 20 years’ experience in providing Information Technology (IT) solutions for Banking, Finance and Engineering sectors.
He was a key member of the team that gave shape to Oracle Financial Services Software (OFSS) unit’s Emerging Market Strategy and also served as the Chief Operating Officer of ERP Research Centre at Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore. He was also a 2014 Mentor for ‘Make it Wearable’ Challenge, a global initiative by Intel Corporation supporting the evolution of Wearables.
“We fully recognise the importance of developing and bringing forth strategic thinking and alignment in reiterating our focus and commitment on corporate governance. We believe this move of appointing Santhosh as a member of the Board of Advisers is line with the actualisation of our dreams and a step in the right direction,” Umeh stated.
Terragon Group has operations in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, South Africa – and South East Asia and is expanding its frontiers to set up in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), by the third quarter of the year, with a hub in Dubai.