Prasad V. Potluri
...Prasad V. PotluriCEO / FounderPrasad Potluri
, 29 , left India in 1994 to pursue higher studies in Australia.After graduation , he
moved to Detroit in September , 1995 where he
started a software services company , Procon Inc.
, offering consulting services in the ERP space.Against stiff competition from the likes of Compuware Corporation
grew rapidly , and within 27 months had grown to an employee base of 225 and an annual turnover of US $ 22 million.In late 1998 , Mr. Potluri
decided to sell Procon
to RCM Technologies.
Since selling Procon
, Mr. Potluri
has spent his
time fulfilling his
vision of building a global IT solutions company.His
vision encompasses the blending of relationships in the Fortune 1000 marketplace with the cost effective intellectual capital of the Indian subcontinent.Over the last 18 months , he
has been actively prospecting quality software service companies in the United States.Potluri stands out as one of the first movers to successfully complete two acquisitions with a sizable critical mass of revenue streams.His
initiative entails supplementing their capabilities with the abundant programming resources available in India.Mr. Potluri is a B.E. ( Mechanical ) from Nagarjuna University , AP and has completed his Masters in Engineering Management from Australia's Queensland University of Technology
has displayed remarkable enterprise to be on his
has had the vision and the ability to start and build a new entirely from scratch.He
had never taken a paycheck from Procon
until it merged with RCM , which demonstrates the driving force within him to create value.