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  • Sony George,    Managing Director, Skillup Global

    Sony George, Managing Director, Skillup Global

  • A vibrant campus teeming with intellect, innovation, and spirit of exploration, NIT Calicut, serves as a beacon of brilliance igniting the flames of passion and nurturing holistic leaders. Among the elite alumni of NIT Calicut, Sony George is a noteworthy name for his entrepreneurial excellence in business consulting and corporate training. Sony George's transformative experience at NIT echoes the institution's commitment to fostering a culture of academic rigor and holistic development. Within the halls of NIT Calicut, he encountered a melting pot of intellectual stimulation, where groundbreaking ideas took flight and innovation was celebrated. After completing his Master of Science in Mathematics from Mangalore University, Sony pursued Masters of Computer Applications from NIT Calicut. He began his career with Asian Paints hired from the campus and later joined TCS in 1993.

  • Sony George: Catalyst For Growth & Transformation

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  • Top 10 NIT Calicut Alumni Leaders - 2023

    National Institute of Technology Calicut’s Alumni Leaders Are Holding High Positions across the World.
    Alumni leadership:
    Alumni Leaders often give guest lectures for students and deliver graduation addresses, host seminars or chair panel discussions, sponsor new initiatives and get involved with alumni events. Alumni serve many valuable roles, such as helping to build and grow an institution's brand through word-of-mouth marketing. Positive posts on social media can create buzz and increase application rates. Colleges also rely on alumni to provide mentoring, internships, and career opportunities to students and fundraising.

    "The alumni association that keeps on giving"

    About National Institute of Technology Calicut: National Institute of Technology Calicut (NITC) is one of the 31 institutions of national importance set up by an Act of Parliament namely the ‘National Institute of technology Act 2007’, and is fully funded by the Government of India. The mandate of the Institute is to provide higher technical education and conduct research in the various branches of Engineering, Science, Technology and Management. Originally established in 1961 as a Regional Engineering College (REC), it was transformed into a National Institute of Technology in 2002. The Institute offers bachelors, masters and doctoral degree programs in Engineering, Science, Technology and Management.

    Significance of Alumni Leaders from National Institute of Technology Calicut: Distinguished members of the 40,000 strong alumni community of NITC now hold high positions in the industry and academia across the globe and continue to do the institute proud. As members of the National Institute of Technology Calicut Alumni Association, they are always enthusiastic to contribute to the growth of their alma mater. The office of the Dean of Alumni and Corporate Relations works in close association with NITCAA to foster the alumni-institute bond. While alumni have set up various infrastructure projects in the campus and initiatives such as the Silver Jubilee Endowment Trust, NITC Alumni Mentoring Program and many more for the benefit of the students and society. Alumni share their experiences and thoughts with the students periodically via the Distinguished Alumni Lecture Series.

    CEO Insights in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 NIT Calicut Alumni Leaders – 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 NIT Calicut Alumni Leaders - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Zomoz Akash Singh, Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer Zomoz A dynamic leader with a decade of experience, skilled in business strategy & analytical skills, supply chain consulting and more
Alvarion Vision Akshat Srivastava, CEO Alvarion Vision A visionary leader with mopre than two decades of experience, skilled in strategic planning & sales management, business strategy and more
SkoolBeep Anurag Gopinath, Co-Founder & CEO SkoolBeep A highly accomplished leader with over two decades of experience, specialized in embedded systems, mobile multimedia, multimedia networking protocols, Linux device drivers
Trimble Harsh Pareek, Regional Sales Director Trimble An innovative leader with a strong background in civil engineering, with his leadership approach emphasizes collaboration, fearlessness, empathy, and discipline, aspires to contribute to the growth and development of the infrastructure industry
Toffee Ride Prasanth Pillai, Co-Founder & CEO Toffee Ride A passionate entrepereneur woth two decades of experience, skilled in edtech & startups, strategy and more
Puthur Infotech Ranganathan Ramani, Business Advisor Puthur Infotech Technology and business leader with expertise in leading global transformation initiatives in infrastructure through DC build and cloud platform with hands on expertise in renegotiation, service level agreements and governance, and more
KEC International Siddhartha Dey, Managing Civil EPC & Construction Projects KEC International A specialist in new business initiatives and modern management practices in construction with 34 years experience in managing civil EPC & construction projects right from development to delivery
Silizium Circuits Mr. Rijin John, Co-founder & Director - Strategy Sales & Marketing Silizium Circuits A professional leader, with proven experience in diverse domains- building disruptive products and impactful teams, winning market share discovering customer insights, and driving operational excellence
Skillup Global Sony George, Managing Director Skillup Global A passionate trainer committed to delivering impactful learning experiences, with a focus on individual participant benefits, strives to make every training session valuable and meaningful
Muon Christy Thomas, Co-Founder Muon A passionate leader through his firm providing quality web designing and development, cost effective, and value added service, aims at executing dynamic applications that is bound to meet the growing business needs of the web

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