Icertis appoints renowned strategist and technology investor Vijay Vashee to its Board of Advisors

September 12, 2012, Pune, INDIA: Icertis, the leading provider of enterprise solutions in the Microsoft cloud, today announced the appointment of Microsoft veteran, Vijay Vashee to its Board of Advisors. As part of his new role, Vijay will provide direction and guidance as the company rapidly expands its products, services, and geographic footprint.


Commenting on his new role, Vijay said: It is great to be associated with Icertis, a company riding the right wave, with the right offering, and the right leadership team. The cloud is going to change IT as we know it, and Icertis cloud focused strategy and products put it in a fantastic position to win in the new paradigm.


Having begun his career at Microsoft in 1982, Vijay is credited with successfully launching several of its key software products and driving significant milestones for Microsoft in its developing years. He currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and is also a member of the Computing and Information Science Advisory Council as well as the Cornell University Entrepreneurship Council and the University of Chicago Entrepreneurship Board. In addition, Vijay is the founder of the Seattle chapter of The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE), a not-for-profit organization that supports and mentors budding entrepreneurs. He is an active contributor to the community and is also a private investor, serving on the Board of Directors of various start-ups.


Vijay’s extensive experience, thought leadership and industry knowhow will provide us valuable insights as we build out Icertis. I have known Vijay for well over 20 years, and am looking forward to his strategic counsel and guidance. said Samir Bodas, CEO, Icertis.


Vijay Vashee is a Cornell alumnus with a Masters degree in electrical engineering, and an MBA from University of Chicago. He obtained his undergraduate degree from IIT, Powai.


About Icertis

Icertis is the leading provider of enterprise solutions in the Microsoft cloud. The company’s cloud-native products and services address specific enterprise business needs by fully leveraging the cloud’s elasticity, ubiquity, and availability. Icertis product suite includes comprehensive ERP-surround solutions for contract lifecycle management, transportation management, and partner management. The products have flexible deployment models on-cloud, on-premise and hybrid options to ensure that diverse requirements for cost, compliance, and security are met. Icertis cloud-native services help customers build innovative, secure, and easy-to-use applications, leveraging prefabricated frameworks and adapters and modules to integrate data from multiple locations. Icertis products and solutions are deployed in multiple Fortune 500 companies and have received great reviews from both users and analysts alike.

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