What is ICT Academy of Kerala?
ICT Academy of Kerala is a Social Enterprise created in a Public Private Partnership model (PPP) for imparting ICT skills to the youths of Kerala and improve their employability opportunities in the Industry. The Company is supported by Govt. of India , partnered by Govt. of Kerala and the ICT industry.
Our Key Focus Areas
To emerge as the single-point establishment for all the ICT related capability building in the State
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Santhosh heads the Social Enterprise, ICT Academy of Kerala that is mandated to provide employability skills to Technical, technology and Science Institutions in Kerala. Before joining ICT Academy, Santhosh was the Branch Head for TCS Ltd managing over 4000 employees operating unit in Kochi. Santhosh was also a member of Strategic Initiatives Group under the CEO’s office in TCS. With an experience span of over 17 years in ICT industry, Santhosh has performed multiple roles both in India and abroad, in Sales, Delivery and Operations. He has worked in Australia, UK and the US. Santhosh’s skills are in IT outsourcing Solutions, Sales, Customer Relationship Management and Delivery management. He has been certified in Software Quality Assurance & Organizational Change Management. Santhosh is a member of KMA, CSI, CII and NASSCOM. Santhosh also partake in a lot of Training and education programs both in industry and academic world. He conducts sales training programs to IT Sales teams in Corporate and employability skills development programmes in various Engineering /Management Institutes in Kerala. Santhosh holds a Bachelors Degree (B-Tech) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Masters (M-Tech) in Instrumentation and Control Engineering. He is also certified in Senior Management Program from IIM-Lucknow.