eBizNET Management Team

Sitaram Geddam - Founder, Chairman & CTO

Sitaram started his career in Supply Chain Management at Johnson & Johnson, Somerset, NJ as a distribution analyst. In 1995 he joined the SCM division at BDM International, which was later acquired by TRW, Inc. Shortly after the acquisition, he founded eBizNET and started operations at Hyderabad primarily to provide WMS Implementation services for clients in the Asia-Pacific region. Since then, as CEO of eBizNET, he has been instrumental in the growth of the company. He is the chief architect and driving force behind the development of the eBizNET Supply Chain Suite and heralded for his use of the latest technologies, implementation, and software development process for SCM and e-Commerce applications. He has been working with Tier 1 SCE products for more than twelve years and has been involved in successful implementation of over twenty projects involving several Fortune 500 companies. He has played a key role in integrating the SCE products with ERP systems such as SAP AR/AP, Oracle E-Business Suite, and i2 Transportation Systems.

Sitaram holds a Master's degree in Manufacturing Systems Engineering with a concentration in MIS, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY. He has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

Abhay Edlabadkar - CEO & President

As CEO, Abhay Edlabadkar is responsible for the company’s strategic direction, planning & execution. Along with Sitaram, he shares responsibility for eBizNET day-to-day operations.

Abhay has a depth of knowledge in Global finance and M&A, general management & technology development. Most recently, Abhay led corporate business development, strategic planning and global M&A activities in North America, Europe and Asia. He was also the President of Pacific Rare Specialty Metals & Chemicals Company, located in the Philippines, where he led a successful post acquisition restructuring, turnaround and integration program, making PRM once again into a highly profitable global leader in its industry. He also serves on boards of private companies.

Abhay has worked in senior leadership roles with Lucent Technologies, Agere Systems and TriQuint Semiconductors, where he was responsible for all aspects of semiconductors manufacturing/operations including production & supply chain management, procurement, IT systems, technology development, process engineering, R&D and quality across several product lines and material systems and managed multiple wafer fabrication/packaging units in the USA. Abhay has also led significant management consulting assignments in operations excellence, strategy & automation and advised leaders at many Fortune 500 companies.

Abhay is a MBA in Finance & Economics from Columbia University, a Masters in Engineering (Automation/Robotics) from Texas A&M University and carries a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.

Augustus J Donnell – Vice President, Account Management

Gus brings with him 20 years of practical, in-depth operations management experience, systems supply chain knowledge and customer satisfaction expertise having worked for several AT&T Divisions (including AT&T-Bell Laboratories), Lucent Technologies and Agere Systems. During his past experiences, Gus has played leadership roles in winning both the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award and the Deming Prize.

At eBizNET Solutions Inc., Gus manages communications and expectations for multiple large, strategic customer projects and relationships. He has acted as the primary liaison between company management, project personnel and the customer and enabled project teams to deliver a WMS solution that meets and exceeds customer expectations. Gus also has deep domain knowledge and skills in operations management, resource planning and management, contract management and project financial control. He carries a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Physics and a Master’s in CS from Stevens Institute of Technology, USA. He has also completed coursework for the PhD program in Operations Management at the University of Houston, USA.

Sundar R G – Vice President – Product Strategy & Managed Services

Sundar has more than 18 years experience in Supply chain Operations Leadership & Information Technology Consulting roles. In eBizNET, he is responsible for coordinating strategy execution in addition to implementing operational processes for HR & Finance, enabling business reviews and creates & manages business scorecards.

Prior to joining 7 Hills, he led a 25 member warehousing solutions team of logistics SME’s at Satyam’s Global Logistics Management Practice which provided business & IT consulting solutions for Client’s logistics requirements. Previously, Sundar headed the supply chain operations for APAC region for the world’s biggest sewing thread maker, Coats Ltd., based at Indonesia. He was responsible for supply chain planning & logistics of sewing thread for a low cost global supply chain supplying to internal and external customers based in Europe, Latam and Asia.

Sundar has completed an Executive Program in Business Management from Indian Institute of Management Calcutta & holds a Bachelor’s of Technology from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.

Ratnakar Gore – Vice President – Development & Implementation Services

Ratnakar has more than 15 years of experience in the Technology, Software Consulting and Product development areas. In eBizNET, he heads the Transportation Services Practice as well as the Product Development teams.

Prior to joining eBizNET, he was the Global Head of the Logistics Practice at Satyam Computer Services Ltd (now Mahindra Satyam), one of India’s largest IT services companies, heading the global operations in the areas of transportation and warehouse management. Ratnakar has also worked as the Vice President – Technology for ebz online pvt. ltd., heading the technology deliveries of their retail banking product, specifically designed for the community banking sector in India. In the past he has also been a part of the core design team to build a state of the art Container Handling product used by many leading ports.

Ratnakar has done his MBA from Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad with specialization in Strategy and Leadership and B.E. in Computer Technology from Shivaji University.