Leadership

GlobalSoft's leaders are technology industry veterans from some of the top software and services vendors in the world. They bring complementary skills and experiences to the leadership of the company, allowing GlobalSoft to provide innovative, quality services to our clients and vendor partners.

Raj Lohia, CEO

Raj is founder and CEO of GlobalSoft. He is a senior architect and leads GlobalSoft's consulting services practice. Raj has an impressive technical background including over 20 years of software development and lead experience. He was a founding member of Active Software, the pioneer EAI company that is now part of Software AG.

Raj plays an instrumental role in architecture design, implementation and testing to production rollout and support. Raj is also a mentor to GlobalSoft's consultants. His practical project management and team skills are proven to meet client's tight time-to-market requirements.

Rob Caplan, COO

Rob has over 20 years experience managing the business of high tech and turning ideas and technologies into successful businesses. His broad background includes strategic counsel in channel and partnership development, strategic marketing and commercialization of R&D. Rob has been COO of GlobalSoft, Inc. since 2008.

A veteran of both iconic businesses—such as Apple Computer, EDS and Active Software--and small start-ups, Rob provides business guidance and marketing savvy to the management of GlobalSoft's business.

Praveen Nair, Director Services

Praveen manages service delivery for GlobalSoft' India Development Centre and is practice leader for the MDM Practice. He has over 13 years of software development and solution deployment experience for enterprises across many industries. His deep knowledge of Informatica MDM and Data Quality and practical project leadership has helped with designing and delivery of solutions that meet client’s operational requirements. He plays instrumental roles in architecture design, implementation, and testing to production rollout and support, as well as mentoring team members.

Praveen is capable of delivering Integration, Data Quality, and Data Management solutions using a variety of technologies and products. His vast experience in the project planning, communication and team building has ensured project success and reduced learning curve.

Narayan Pahwa, Human Resource and Administration

Narayan leads the Human Resource Management and Administration at GlobalSoft. He brings over 9 years of experience in Human Resource Management and has been associated with GlobalSoft since 2010. His extensive knowledge of the industry, leadership, and planning skills has been instrumental in setting up Policies & Procedures, Financial Planning and talent acquisition.

Narayan has spent time in all facets of Human Resource Management and his rich experience and knowledge has contributed to GlobalSoft’s continued succes in India. He has been driving new initiatives and setting up processes which have resulted in improved employee engagement.

Pranav Deshpande, Director Operations

Pranav is the Director of Operations for GlobalSoft's India Development Centre. He has over 11 years of experience in managing Operations for Development, Support, Engineering Services and Back Office (Voice & Non-Voice). Pranav's experience in managing operations coupled with his knowledge about Agile Development has been instrumental in India Development Centre’s overall success.

Pranav has been associated with GlobalSoft since 2009 and plays an important role in managing end to end Operations, engineering deliverables including product, project and support activities for various Businesses. He provides direction and structure to existing processes and works towards continuous improvement.