Who we are
Team of amazing people delivering excellence
Established in 2006, SMI is a privately-held, global technology solutions provider. Headquartered in Madurai, TEMPLE CITY OF TAMIL NADU.
SMI is one of the premier IT service Organization in India which offers distinctive technological solutions to our global clients. We firmly focused on delivering excellence in quality by offering a wide spectrum of technology solutions and services to meet our client’s business needs.
Over the years, SMI has conscientiously set high business standards and has empowered its clients by providing smarter solutions and by being their one-stop technology solution partner. We help to build the clients future gearing up to date with the current digital means and maintaining a higher customer retention rate. We have grown to become a force to be reckoned within the IT world.
In 2006, Our founder Mr.Selvaganesh M P pursued his vision by embarking on a new IT venture with an idea to empower businesses with Technology.
Hence, SMI was born in Sivakasi, a small bustling town, 75kms away from Madurai. A team of resolute IT professionals, with an intense desire to play a pivotal role in the rapid growth of Information Technology within south India.
Since Inception, We have created value to customers that reflects our deep commitment to client’s success. From a small startup in Sivakasi with a handful of employees in 2006, SMI has grown to be the most sought IT organization that operates in seven locations with a workforce of more than 500 employees within south India.
To be the technologically advanced & most admired organization providing high quality and cost effective services with a long-term client relationship strategy.
Utilizing relevant technology and the specified knowledge to provide unique value and high quality solutions to our customers, serving with integrity and fairness.
Our core values
We are always customer focused and deliver what the customer needs in terms of value, quality and satisfaction. We believe in sharing success through strong, long-term relationships with our customers and partners.
Integrity & Transparency
We conduct our business in accordance with the highest standards of professional behavior and ethics. We are transparent, honest and ethical in all our interactions with our team, clients, consumers, vendors and the public.
Success in today’s ever-changing, globally competitive environment demands agility – a capacity for rapid change and flexibility. With our team’s ownership structure, we are able to rapidly adapt to market and environmental changes which benefits our clients.
Innovation & Collaboration
Our Employees are fountains of new ideas which fuels better products, services and processes by assembling cross-functional teams to collaborate on projects. We operate as one cohesive and collegial business with shared processes and a unified culture.
Selva Ganesh, a Technology & Management Specialist, having over 25 years of rich and diverse experience in India’s leading companies.
Prior to SMI, he was an Architect at IBM. His earlier stint was with a leading Textile manufacturer. Selva Ganesh has high experience of being a passionate Technical Architect which led to build SMI with core mission of software engineering excellence using the power of technology for our business. Selva Ganesh has more than 25 years of experience leading technology transformation and operational excellence.
His primary focus is to embrace the mission of delivering technology servicing with integrity and fairness, fostering performance, quality and innovation.
Manikandan is Chief Technology Officer of SMI. He oversees all aspects of developing and delivering Technology’s capabilities, bringing innovation, intelligence, and deep industry experience together with leading technologies from ecosystem partners.
Manikandan drives the software development across multiple teams to ensure engineering solutions are aligned with business objectives. He has always been instrumental to minimize the technical risks by addressing obstacles proactively.
Prior to SMI, Manikandan practised IT support automation in Techmahindra, and software engineering practices in iGrandee software technologies.
With his immense expertise for over 18 years, creates the technical strategy for developing and maintaining a technical road-map that will continue to innovate at scale to help clients meet the success.
23 years in Auditing and Accounting services.
Graduation in Maths with Computer Science and then in Accountancy, led him to be an accounting professional for over 23 years of experience in financial domain.
Balakrishnan is the Chief Financial Officer of SMI, plays pivotal role in driving SMI’s corporate accounting & financial practice. He is one of the key people to provide both programmatic and operational support to the company with his expertise and supervises the entire finance unit for the organization including payroll, PF, ESI and GST etc., He brings with him nearly two decades of varied work experience in Legal compliance & financial services.
His favourite mantra is “Discover the difference with us”.
Durai Singh R K
R.K.DURAISINGH is a retired government officer. Served 33 years of government service in Sports and Youth welfare department as District Volleyball coach, District sports officer in various districts, Administrative officer in Jawaharlal Nehru stadium Chennai, Regional Senior manager, Chennai and Madurai. Presently holding the post of Senior Executive Vice President, Tamilnadu state Volleyball Association and President, Virudhunagar district Volleyball Association. With his assistance and guidance the sport has grown leaps and bound. His innovative techniques are helping the sport & players grow and increase awareness about volleyball in India.
Heads our corporate facilities, manages and integrates anything from human resources and legal affairs to communications and government affairs.
Tamilarasu, Vice President of Delivery in SMI has deep experience delivering complex technology and business solutions to our clients. An Expertise in Business Intelligence, plays a vital role in establishing quality deliverable across organization project initiatives.
His primary focus is to use digital systems to track delivery routes. When a project hits a roadblock, he’s the first one to be in trenches, taking action to overcome the obstacles and removing the roadblocks to the project’s success.
Prior to SMI, he was a Solution Designer at Tech Mahindra and IS Manager at tesa tapes. Over two and half decades of experience in the IT industry, his in-depth knowledge on various domains and data makes him a cut above the rest. A blend of management, functional and technical skills enables Tamilarasu to deliver value with excellence in quality and brings innovation in solution for leading global clients.
Sankar Ganesh S
Sankar leads our Information Technology and Security strategy with a team to manage the staff and equipment that handles switching, routing, and in some cases perimeter devices (firewalls) for almost 7 different branches. Sankar as an Infrastructure Manager ensures the standards and procedures are in place for the work including technology infrastructure.
Before SMI, Sankar worked as Network Engineer in iGrandee Software Technologies helping Infrastructure team in President Office of India.
His new initiative is to build an automated/enhanced cloud based solutions as part of infrastructure toolkit and leverage its benefits to deliver a competitive advantage for our business.
Naveenkumar, a forward-thinking organizational development practitioner; a tell-it-like-it-really-is career adviser and an exceptionally creative hands-on recruiter who KNOWS the purple squirrels by his rich IT consulting experience for over 15 years.
Prior to joining SMI, he built the Business Unit of SourceHOV (Exela Technologies) in Madurai. Also, He served as the Head of Workforce Planning & Staffing Team in Sutherland Global Services.
His passion is creating Ecosystems in Tier-2 Cities which encourages Productivity, Work-Life Balance, Passion to excel in chosen Technologies & Simplicity in Approach which in turn favors Long Term Employment opportunity for Employees and profit for Management.
Leads the team @ SMI in determining and directing the staffing goals and training strategies to support productive and profitable business operations.
Held versatile roles spearheading Architecture, Development, DevOps, Infrastructure and pre-sales. Managed multiple stake holders across business, vendor and sales.
Prior to SMI, held various roles including solution architect and lead program architecture compliance, Infrastructure and DevOps engineering in Compliance Line Of Business at Citi.
Co-developing the technical strategy for developing and maintaining a technical roadmap that will continue to innovate from a technical standpoint.
“As a healthcare technology company, GHX helps hospitals and the suppliers they work with increase efficiency, lower costs and, ultimately, provide better patient care. With the largest footprint in the healthcare supply chain, we deliver cloud-based technology and strategic healthcare consulting services enabling organizations to make the best use of that technology. GHX helps automate and eliminate manual supply chain processes. “SMI leverage the latest technologies to help GHX deliver on time software with high quality standards for their customers”
“Vendormate Inc., is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, provides technology and compliance-monitoring services to assist our customers. Vendormate helps healthcare providers and suppliers form and optimize their business relationships with simplified and streamlined processes. Our solutions enable providers to take a holistic approach to managing their procurement cycle in a way that achieves controls, regulatory compliance and cost savings for efficient work processes.”