Kannan in his role as CEO of Vayana, provides strategic direction and leads the SolutionNET OmniChannel and Digitization business. He has been in senior business and operational roles with Fortune 500 companies including various GE Capital businesses. He was the founding CEO of GE Capital’s Consumer and Auto Finance Businesses in India and later moved within GE Capital to hold executive positions in the US. After his stint at GE Capital, as President US Operations he built Scandent Group’s US business and followed that with a business transformation of Dallas, USA based Aegis Communications Group as its President and CEO. He has also contributed to many companies including Bank of America, American Express and Pond’s in management roles.
He is a serial entrepreneur who loves to build and invest in businesses that have a clear edge in the markets they choose to serve. He has completed B. Tech from IIT, Chennai and MBA from IIM, Calcutta. When he is not consumed by his business interests, Kannan likes working out, reading and enjoying his time with his family. He lives in Massachusetts, United States.