Srikrishna Vadrevu


Sri spent his early years in India with the State Bank of India, and did stints working in New York and Los Angeles, where he took on the role of turning around a bank in crisis. Later, back in India, he took on leadership roles in new business initiatives of HCL Technologies and General Electric. He moved to Malaysia in 2001 to kick-start a global services centre for Standard Chartered Bank.

Through his career, Sri worked with hundreds of small businesses, entrepreneurs and start-ups from India, USA and Malaysia, going through their business plans and marketing strategies or helping them with their funding requirements. At the same time playing senior roles in large organizations – State Bank of India, Standard Chartered Bank, HCL and General Electric enabled him to see how large businesses struggle to maintain growth, manage talent and develop leadership.

Currently, Sri is CEO and Co-founder of SigMax-e Services, a consulting and business services & video-analytics company. SigMax-e has developed a strong re-engineering practice and has worked with many leading brands including Google, World Wildlife Foundation, Sony, Dell, DHL, Panasonic, the Commonwealth and Prudential.

Sri is a six sigma master black belt, trained at GE, with over a hundred process, design and strategy projects under his belt. He holds an MBA in Operations from the City Uni. of NY, is an avid reader of Management and Philosophy and an occasional blogger (http://operationsexcellence.blogspot.com/)