Management Team

Bhagvan Kommadi

Founder, Architect Corner has around 18 years experience spanning in the creation of products & incubation of Product Startups, ISV development centers, Center of Excellence and enterprise solution practices in the areas of BigData, IOT, Cloud, Data Science, BI, Enterprise mobility, Enterprise content management, Enterprise security, SOA, CEP,MDM and BPM. He has done Masters in Industrial Systems Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology (1997) and Bachelors in Aerospace Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (1993). 

Lakshmana Ponnekanti

Lakshmana Ponnekanti, CoFounder has around 15 years experience in Program Management, professional services of Enterprise Content Management and Digital Media Management. He is the Founder and Managing Director of CMSEDGE Solutions private limited.He has done Bachelors in Computer Science and Systems Engineering from GITAM, Andhra university.


Renato De Castro

Renato De Castro is  a Member of the advisory board of Smart Cities Asia 2016, Kuala Lumpur  ,Malaysia and global advisory board of Leading Cities NGO, located in Boston,US. International advisor for The World e-Governments Organization of Cities and Local Governments, in Seoul. Founder, executive board member and senior consultant at Baumann Consultancy Network for Smart Cities projects and internationalization strategies. Doctor of Business Administration candidate at Maastricht School of Management. He has 17-years experience in academic lecturing as MBA professor, responsible for the subjects/courses on international marketing and globalization strategies at several Universities in South America, Europe and Asia. He specialized in mentoring and advising startups for "go global" strategies. 

Rakesh Bhatia

He has vast Executive Leadership experience  with successful track record of setting up, growing, running and integrating multi-million USD/Euro, IT/Software/BPO/BPM operations in multiple geographies. He has built Great Places to Work, having RealPage India recognised as one of the 50 Best IT-BPM Companies and 100 Best Companies in India to work for by Great Place to Work Institute, India, Economic Times and NASSCOM. He has been a speaker at several Conferences and Seminars and Business Schools on topics ranging from International Business, Entrepreneurship, People Management, Leadership, Project/Program Management, Information Security, Compliance and Corporate Governance. He has mentored and supported several start-ups and entrepreneurs and continues to do so. He is pursuing Doctorate in Business Administration with research interest in M&A integration, sensemaking and culture in international business and M&As at Grenoble Ecole de Management. He has Executive PG in Management at IIM Kozhikode. He is certified PMP Professional from PMI