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Vikas Bhonsle

CEO, Crayon Software Experts India Pvt Ltd

vikas.bhonsle@crayon.com

Vikas Bhonsle, Chief Executive Officer of Crayon Software Experts India Pvt. Ltd - leads the efforts of Crayon Software Experts across India, since June 2014. Vikas has an avid experience of 20 years in the field of IT with expertise in Sales, Marketing, Strategy Formulation, and Operational Management alongside basic growth needs like business development and client relationship management. He is a self-motivated, result oriented professional with a keen eye for talent, skill and Business Development.

His association with Crayon, the global leader in Software Asset Management (SAM), Cloud and Volume Licensing has been a strengthening one with the company growing deeper roots in the country with new collaborations, investments, mergers and acquisitions. He is a strong advocate of transparency, working productively and is a major contributor to the company’s visibility in the country.

Prior to joining Crayon Software Experts India Pvt Ltd, he was associated with Dell India as the General Manager for the Mid-Market business handling a $300M portfolio.

Over his 14 years’ experience in Dell, he managed different regions, portfolios and had an International stint of Marketing as a Brand Manager for the South Asia region.

Based on his experience in the industry, he has the advantage of knowing the pulse of the local market with an eye on the international trends.

Vikas isknown for his ability to build a value driven organization while delivering on the business forecasts, commitment and especially capability to kick start new business opportunities.

As a leader he cares deeply about organizational development, his teams and the individual careers of his people.  He is a complete team man & believes in the power of the collective force of a team. 

Vikas emphasises that the hallmark of a true leader is not only in how much he achieves, but also in how he can nurture talent by coaching and mentoring his colleagues.

Vikas has a bachelor degree in Physics & a MBA from the University of Mumbai.

His hobby and passion is Cricket, he always wanted to be a Cricketer, he was given his first bat at the age of 11 and his talent in the sport was immediately apparent.

Vikas made his debut in international competition at the age of 14 in Dubai.

Rajesh Thadhani

Sales & Services Director

rajesh.thadhani@crayon.com

Rajesh is a seasoned Sales and Management veteran with experience in diverse industries spanning from Media, CAD, CAM & CAE, Marketing, Distribution and IT. He has extensive experience in building / turning around businesses and then scaling them exponentially. He is adept at Direct sales management and Channel Management and has strong interpersonal, communication and team building skills.

Rajesh is currently Sales & Services Director leading the Crayon India practice. Prior to this he was India Lead, Software & Peripheral BU in Dell. His earlier roles include Regional lead for Enterprise products & client peripherals at Dell and Marketing Manager, Neoteric India managing more than 20 vendors including Samsung, Apple, Adobe and Product manager of UMAX launching and managing the entire product portfolio.

He holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from Symbiosis and a Computer Engineering from Bombay Institute of Technology. He has also certified as CSAM.

Rajendra Chitale

CFO, Crayon India

rajendra.chitale@crayon.com

Rajendra is a Management Graduate specialised in Finance and also has completed the Graduate Diploma in Materials Management from the Indian Institute of Materials Management. He joined Crayon in August 2014.

He has an overall experience of over 22 years, including about 17 years in providing advisory and consultancy services to clients on mergers and acquisitions, due diligence reviews, investment structuring, multinational acquisitions and disposals and cross-border acquisitions.

Prior to Crayon, Rajendra has worked with Ernst & Young, PwC, Bennett, Coleman & Company Limited (Times of India), BDO and KPMG.