Mr. S. Giridharan, aged 46 years, is the Executive Chairman and CEO of EdServ Softsystems Limited. Giridharan has graduated in Electronics and Communication Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore. He also holds a PG programming certification from IISc., Bangalore and an M.S. degree in Systems & Information from BITS, Pilani. Giridharan has over 20 years experience in IT industry and in that over 16 years of experience in Education & Training pioneering the job-oriented IT training in India. He has been instrumental in promoting several leading education brands in India.
Giridharan started his career as a Database Administrator and had worked extensively with Oracle systems in India since 1987. He had successfully provided BoM solutions to Manufacturing industries through Oracle during his tenure with ORG Systems, the computer division of the then M/s. Sarabhai Chemicals, Baroda. He went on to specialize Oracle application design, development, and porting.
Subsequently Giridharan joined HCL-HP as part of their R&D wing (Now HCL Technologies Ltd) and was deputed to USA to work in Server engineering in Sybase Inc., California. Subsequently he was assigned Oracle Server port assignment for HCL America to support Oracle for HCL in India till 1992 before joining SSI Limited as one of its directors. Giridharan served for 4 years in SSI as one of the co-promoters before he created M/s. Radiant Software Limited, the IT Training company specializing training in web technologies like J2EE.
He then created LAMBENT SYSTEMS P LTD (2001) as an IT solutions company. Giridharan is the principal IT consultant for M/s. Seshasayee Paper & Boards Limited for over 9 years.
Giridharan also invented a permanent solution to combat and prevent piracy in feature films. The solution was accredited and accepted by South Indian Film Chamber of Commerce (2003) as a feasible solution to prevent piracy in films.
Giridharan heads EdServ Softsystems Limited (formerly Lambent) and strategizes the business, the branding, and also the technology systems for effective delivery of services in scale, quality, and spread.