Manish Maakan
Chief Executive Officer
Intellect Global Transaction Banking

Transaction Banking: the life blood of an economy. Day to day transaction banking allows a business to function, day to day. Buy. Supply. Trade. Exchange. Collect. Digitise. Intellect iGTB exists to help banks and businesses create wealth. Corporate banking income of global banks grew at 8.2% CAGR over the last decade, against a norm of 6.8%. Global payments revenue are expected to reach $2.3 tr by 2020. So, transaction banking is big business. Everything Intellect iGTB does is designed: to help banks make money. Whether by providing digital, contextualized banking, whether personalising the bank's digital face as clients move seamlessly between payments, cash, trade finance and supply chain finance, whether marrying beautifully the smartphone, tablet, watch, laptop and even desktop, whether bank solutions for SMEs or MNCs or FIs, whether innovative ways to collect money and drive the supply chain, whether crafted contextualised recommendations, whether natural language scanning for enhanced KYC, whether a digital transformation programme or whether simply processing a bank's transactions efficiently and accurately; that is what Intellect iGTB's products bring and what helps our clients gain business, with increase profit, win awards and create wealth.

Intellect Customer Onboarding featured amongst Global vendors offering FATCA Compliant Customer Onboarding Solution
- Aite Group

Intellect Commercial Loan Origination featured amongst Global Providers of Automated Commercial Loan Origination
- Aite Group

Intellect's product innovation was one of just seven winners in the 'Product Innovation' category of Global Finance's 'Innovators in Transaction Services' Awards 2016.
- Global Finance

Intellect ranked "#1 Customer Experience" @IDC FinTech Real Results Awards for implementation of CBX at National Bank of Kuwait


If you were to compare them (iGTB) with other vendors, they have this understanding about the business, they know banking very well, they know our transactions and this is a value add for us.

Karim Labadi
Head of Global Transaction Services,
Mashreq Bank


We have made some really great improvements towards our customers.

Robert Pehrson
Head of Cash Management,
Working Capital, SEB


The iGTB team have a deep knowledge of transaction banking, cash management and liquidity that has added real value to our business and our customers.

Lee Fulmer
Former CTO,
Global Cash Management,


We really like it. It's very powerful, with an Asia-Pacific focus so it has been easy to adapt it to our environment. Plus, the tight coupling with the web portal has given us a much greater opportunity for differentiation than we would otherwise have.

Balaji Natarajan
Head of Global Payments & Collections Products,



Uppili Srinivasan
Chief Operating Officer


Andrew England
Director and Head - Strategy


Michel Jacobs
Head - New Market

Uppili, who has been with the organization since 1992, has led design, development and implementation of critical Core Banking and Client facing technologies for large tier 1 banks worldwide. He consults on corporate banking and treasury-related solutions.

Andrew joins us from McKinsey, where he was the External Senior Advisor of Transaction Banking. He brings a host of experience as global head of transaction banking in leading banks including the Lloyds Banking Group, Unicredit Group, Citibank and Deutsche Bank.

Michel has handled various senior leadership roles with eFunds and S2 Systems across banking and payments. Prior to Intellect, he served as EVP Central Product Strategy with FIS.


Anand Pande
Head - Product Counsel,
Supply Chain Finance


Phil Cantor
CMO & Business Head -
Digital Transaction Banking


Herber De Ruijter
Head - Product Counsil,

A senior transaction banking specialist with more than 25 years of experience in global banking organisations, Anand led the $ million Asia trade and supply chain book for Royal Bank of Scotland. He was made 'Asset Trade Finance Banker of the Year' in 2013. His previous stints include leadership positions at Citi and Group CEO of Amba Research.

A trained mathematician and computer scientist, Phil has gained over 30 years of experience in banking software product management and worked in and with many SMEs. Prior to Intellect, he has worked with TSB Group, Barclays Bank, Raft, Misys and SmartStream.

Herber joined Intellect from solutions provider Backbase, where he was responsible for product development as well as leading the company's American business and operations. Herber brings with him more than two decades experience in product strategy, business development and product development.


David Dunmire
Product Head -
Payment Solutions


Tapan Agarwal
Head - Risk Product Suite


Punkaj Shankar
Head - Human Resources,

David has a career record spanning over 15 years as a product manager in global financial institutions and financial technology providers. He joined the organization from RBS Citizens bank, where he was the product manager for emerging payment services.

Tapan is a technology graduate from IIT,Madras and holds an MBA in Finance and Systems from IIM, Bangalore. He brings over two decades of experience in banking technology having worked at Oracle OFSS (i-flex), Wipro, MindTree and Deutsche Software.

Punkaj is passionate about HR and has spent over 24 years committed to improving people management and development in the changing global workplace. Before Intellect, Punkaj worked in Infogain Inc, Nucleus and Hindalco.


Paul Hansford
Global Head - Service


Ramkumar Pechiappan
Head - Product


Venkatesh Chillara
Head - Product

Paul has held senior management positions in companies such as Reuters, FTSE and more recently was Global Director of services at SmartStream Technologies. He has over 30 years of experience in financial technology and financial information markets.

Ramkumar holds a masters degree in technology from IIT, Mumbai and has over 20 years of experience in corporate and transaction banking. Prior to Intellect, he served as an executive director in JP Morgan technology.

Venkatesh is an industry veteran and brings with him over 25 years of global experience working with large IT corporations like Satyam Computer Services Ltd. He has worked extensively across the entire range of business verticals with specialized focus on banking and finance.


Prasad M N
Head - Operations


Sandeep Tandon
CTO & Head - Consulting
& Solutioning, Americas


Jasmohan Mamak
Head - Consulting, APAC

Prasad holds an MBA from IFMR, Chennai and has over 30 years of experience in operations management, software development, delivery and customer engagement across the globe. Since 2004 he has managed several legacy projects in the areas of retail and corporate lending, core banking and wealth management platforms at Intellect.

Sandeep has over 27 years of experience working with global banks wherein he has delivered complex solutions across retail and corporate banking. He has led efforts to evangelize Intellect's capability in Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) across the globe.

An MBA graduate from the University of Texas, Jasmohan has worked with global organizations such as Citibank and ANZ Grindlays across the US and India markets. He has a career record spanning over 20 years as a business leader, sales and pre-sales professional for software companies.


Kishalaya Das
Head - Pre-Sales,


Parag Ekbote
Head - Presales, APAC


Vaddigopala Ravi
Regional Service Delivery
Director - Americas & Canada

Kishalaya has been associated with Intellect for over 16 years and has handled various roles ranging from delivery and implementation, consulting exercises and pre-sales, globally. He holds a graduation in electronics engineering from Bangalore University and an MBA from XIMB.

Parag joins us from Misys, where he was heading the Pre-sales for Transaction Banking covering APAC, ANZ, China and Japan. He brings with him over 20 years of experience in the banking technology space especially Transaction Banking and Lending.

Vaddi is a seasoned technologist with over 16 years of experience with Intellect and has been at the helm of his work with evolving of core products like Funds control, Exception Management and Payments. He lead closure of large scale deals through his tenure with Barclays, Lloyds, Citi US and many others. He also managed implementation for first of the Product implementations in the North America's region.


Apurva Shah
Regional Service Delivery
Director - Europe


Amit Kumar Gupta
Regional Service Delivery
Director - IMEA


Balaji Paramasivam
Regional Service Delivery
Director - APAC

Shah has over 18 years as a product delivery specialist spread across banking and financial services domain with specializing in transaction banking. He drives the implementation of global transaction banking solutions for Intellect.

Amit joined us from IBM, India, where he was Associate Director - Global Application & Assets Delivery focusing on the 45 delivery centers and 170+ strong clients base. He has a career record spanning over 21 years in creating business value through innovative use of technology across banking and financial services.

Balaji has around 24 years of experience and has held key leadership roles in banking and financial services domain. Prior to Intellect, Balaji worked for Standard Chartered Scope International as the senior vice president and delivery head for information management, business intelligence and integration services delivery unit.


Hari K V
Delivery - Africa


Jaspal Negi
Delivery - Europe


Lavkumar Modak
Product Assurance

Hari has more than 30 years of IT experience of which 17 years have been with Intellect's parent organization. As a Delivery Director in iGTB, he has successfully spearheaded large iGTB implementation across India, Indonesia and Africa.

With over a decade at Citi Bank and another five years at Standard Chartered Bank, Jas has a rich expertise in product and delivery management across the EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region. He holds an Executive MBA from the Cass Business School.

Lavkumar holds a bachelors degree from BITS Pilani. With over 25 years of experience in developing and managing software, Lavkumar was with Datamatics and Larsen & Toubro Limited delivering software services and products for global clients such as Wang Labs, United Nations and AT&T.


Thiru Moorthy M
Delivery - India


Vittal Dammalapati
Head - Product Engineering,


Amit Madhok
Head - Product
Manufacturing, Liquidity

Thiru is a B.Tech graduate from IIT, Madras and holds a PGDM from IIM, Ahmadabad. He has over two decades of global technology leadership expertise in banking and has delivered high caliber solutions for Deutsche Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, JP Morgan and DBS Bank.

Vittal brings with him over 17 years of rich experience in banking and financial services technology, particularly 12 years in Internet Banking Solutions including business and technical solution architecting, solution development and rollouts. Prior to Intellect, Vittal has had successful stints with Bank of Montreal, COSL and Transys Technologies.

Amit, an alumnus of IIT, Kharagpur, has a career record of over 18 years consulting and delivering solutions to global banks in transaction banking space. He is the product manufacturing lead and member of product council for Intellect Liquidity.


Lakshmi Parekh
Head - Product
Manufacturing, Risk


Mary Lee Muir
Head - Business
Development, Europe


Brinda Narayanan
Client Solutions, America

Lakshmi has nearly 20 years of experience in the BFSI sector. In her prior and rather long stint with i-flex/OFSS, she was responsible for several strategic initiatives including the new Oracle banking platform and a large cash management rollout.

Mary has over 18 years experience in the financial services sector across multiple lines of business and has primarily worked with tier one banks in Western Europe , UK and Ireland. Prior to this, she worked for Experian and TSYS in the capacity of subject matter expert and business development roles.

Brinda is a Certified Treasury Professional from AFP, a Certified Associate of the Indian Institute of Bankers and a Certified Information System Auditor from ISACA. She has been associated with Intellect right from its days of inception as a product within the Citi group and has an extensive solution and consulting experience both in the retail and corporate banking space.


Ganesh Guruvayur
Client Solutions,


Henry Gorbet
Domain Expert -


Jan Gonnissen
Payments &
Cash management

Ganesh, a banking product thinker, has worked with leading organizations like iFlex Solutions, ICICI Bank, HDFC Bank, Banco Austral, Peoples' United Bank and GE Budapest Bank. He brings with him over 21 years of experience in designing and implementing full range of retail and corporate banking applications. Ganesh holds a Bachelor in Engineering from V.J.T.I, and an MBA in Finance from Sydenham Institute of Management, Mumbai.

Henry, with over 27 years of experience has served in key positions in renowned institutions such as Capital One Bank, Royal Bank of Scotland, HSBC Bank and Bank of America. He has led crucial functions like Product Sales Consulting, Global e-Commerce and Global Information Services Product Management.

Before joining Intellect, Jan has held position of responsibility at Citigroup, Morgan Stanley, IBM Global Services, SunSystems and EMC Consulting. He has over 25 years experience in banking, financial services and financial technology companies.


Michael Rayfield
Domain Expert, Digital


Ravichandran S
Head - Technology
Consulting, Europe

Mike was with Lloyds and HSBC and has over 30 years of experience in transaction banking and digital channels. He has worked in multiple roles spanning from operations and customer implementations to product and channel management.

Across a career spanning over 18 years, Ravi has been part of the Intellect journey from inception and has successfully spearheaded product development and delivery of light house implementations for the organization. Prior to Intellect, he was with Citigroup where he led several smart legacy modernization programmes.