The founders vision and emphasis was to be the backbone of the Indian SME segment by starting a “one stop centre” that focuses on supporting and guiding its members and providing the required information to build a sustainable and successful business.
Through KSMBOA they wish to drive every entrepreneur and business owner towards nothing but success. And to accomplish that, the associations foundation and priority was built to focus on eliminating all the pain areas that SME’s experience. A dynamic and complete team, Christopher, Neha & Ningappa who come from diverse careers have come together by merging their expertise, knowledge and experiences to ensure that KSMBOA will thrive to provide its members all the support needed.
Mr. Christopher Richard
Founder and President of KSMBOA
Throughout his diverse career having founded CRBI Consulting India Pvt. Ltd and as the Managing Director & Chief Software Architect at G7 CR Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. , he has the first-hand experience of challenges that small and medium businesses face in their attempt to scale and transition. Christopher steers the association & businesses, and oversees all the aspects related to a listed entity including financial management, investor relations, corporate governance and developing strategies
A brand himself, he comes with an extensive experience of over 15 years in the technology industry and is hailed as one of the top consultants and trainers in Business Intelligence in India. Christopher specializes across Vendor Platforms on Databases, Business Intelligence and Data Warehousing. He is actively engaged in providing solutions like Technology trainings, building POC’s, conducting Architect workshops on SQL Server and implementing Business Intelligence systems for Microsoft partners and other corporates giants.
Ms. Neha Singh
Founder and Gen. Secretary of KSMBOA
With an experience of over 10 years in the corporate world, Neha is the Assistant Executive Director of G7 CR Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. heading its Business Development and Operations division. She holds a dual Master’s degree in Technology & in Business Administration & Operations from one of the highly reputed Indian Universities. She represents G7 CR as the face of the company & embodies the identity of her company in appearance, demeanour, values and ethics.
In her current role, she directs the business development activities of the organization, drives the new sales business, responsible for planning and coordinating the implementation of business plans and the penetration of new markets. Neha is known for her limitless aspirations and smart tenacity and drive, utilizing every available option and means to achieve her goals and tries to do her utmost to maximize corporate value and deliver client satisfaction.
Mr. Ningappa Hosamane
Founder and Treasurer of KSMBOA
A strategic accountant with over 8 years of experience is the Head of the Finance & Accounts at G7 CR Technologies India Pvt. Ltd he is wholly responsible in overseeing the management and reporting of his organization’s finances.
At G7 CR Technologies India Pvt. Ltd, He plays a major role in formulating financial, strategic and long-term business plans along with researching and reporting on factors influencing business performance. Through analysis of accounting data, he discovers ways to improve underperforming areas within the company by creating efficiencies and reducing costs to maximize working capital for business growth. He is a master in developing external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g. auditors, solicitors, bankers and statutory organizations. With his dedication, he plays a key role in helping the organization to avoid legal challenges by understanding current and proposed legislation, enforcing accounting regulations and recommending new procedures.