President & CEO
Suresh Deopura founded Dew Software, Inc. in 1997, acknowledged as a visionary by the IT consulting industry and his peers. Under his dynamic leadership, the company achieved consistent growth every year.
Suresh has been a key force in driving the tremendous expansion of Dew. His leadership infused enormous energy which took the company from scratch to a double digit increase in revenue each year. The company has today emerged as one the best consulting practices. Suresh has established approved vendor ship, augmenting necessary staffing for several fortune 500 companies globally.
Suresh was instrumental in acquiring many mid-sized companies to merge with Dew Software. This helped the company meet the requirements of quality resources at all times.
Suresh as earned excellent credit by Dew’s employees, rated as the best employer to be associated with. Further, he has been serving and helping several charitable non-profit organizations. He strongly believes in giving back to the community and involving in Philanthropic activities.
Suresh led several managerial positions and set the company goals and product development roles at various corporations. Areas of specialization include finance, telecom, consumer stores, manufacturing and distribution channels throughout North America.
Suresh earned his Master’s in Computer Science and Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, India.
Shivakumar Mathapathi (Shiva)
COO & GM
Shivakumar is a seasoned technology and business executive with over 20 years of experience in the IT, telecom and mobility industries. As COO and General Manager, Shiva manages Dew Mobility Solutions. He is a visionary for product development, and oversees professional service delivery, operations, customer care and management of the business.
He began his career as Design Engineer at Tata Power Company (a division of the $80 Billion Tata’s group) and rose through the ranks to a top management position. Shiva continued as Senior Design Engineer at Rolta – Intergraph, a manufacturer of 64-bit RISC clipper-based CAD/CAM workstations for the international market. Further, he was a Regional Customer Engineering Manager with HCL Info systems (formerly HCL-HP), the largest IT and telecom service provider in the world. HCL was the first third-party application developer, OEM distributor and system Integrator for Nokia and Ericssion in India. He has wide experience in the mobile consumer and enterprise applications industry, with a strong passion for delivering innovative products under a strict delivery schedule. He was instrumental in building first Qt based multimedia and social networking applications for Nokia smart phones. He was also involved in J2ME Polish mobile open source projects for the Mozilla IE framework. Prior to joining the company he was the Vice President of Mobifusion,Inc and was responsible for setting up professional services business unit, accountable for securing strategic relationships and providing complete end-to-end global support for media company partners, wireless operators and mobile software vendors.
Shiva earned his Graduate Engineering Degree in Electronics and Telecommunication from IETE, New Delhi, India and completed a proficiency program at Indian Institute of Science Bangalore, India. Shiva is a frequent speaker at the CTIA WIP Jam session and an advisory member for Wireless Industry Partnership.
Business Development Manager
With more than 7 years of experience in the IT consulting industry, Damian has seen it all.
Damian specializes in Talent Acquisition, Human Capital Management, Recruitment and Project Management. He has led onshore and offshore teams and works closely with clients to understand their resource requirements. His team of recruiters and account managers then go out to find the right person for the job. His extensive network is a huge asset for Dew. He works closely with consultants from various specializations to help them define their career goals and chart a course to get there. He has been a career coach to many and counsels graduates on resume building and interview skills.