Core team

About US

Our Core Team

Our core team comprises of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. From Company Secretaries and Chartered Accountants to Audio Visual Professionals, Software Engineers, IT and Digital Marketers, we have them all ...

Ravishankar Kandhi

Founder, CEO

Ravishankar is a Fellow member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. With over 20+ years’ experience, he has worked both in professional private practice, as well as taking up positions in businesses and organisations. During his career, he has served over 150 corporates and other clients. He is passionate about research and keeps up with the latest developments in the financial domain. He will lead the company as the CEO.

Vibhakara Acharya

Founder, CTO

Vibhakara studied organic chemistry from Christ University in Bangalore. During his college years, he grew passionate about technology and its potential. After graduating, he decided to pursue his passion and set up his own start-up that focused on providing web development services for companies. Later, he left the start-up to work as a freelancer developing product ideas for other new ventures.  His experience in taking up multiple responsibilities and working with various technologies make him a perfect fit for the CTO role at Nulurn.

Dattatri HM

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

Dattatri has over 20+ years of hands-on experience in leading Corporate Legal, Secretarial, Taxation, IPR and Risk Management functions in large Multi-Product, Multi-Locational and Multinational Companies. He has lead teams in achieving higher corporate governance by enhancing statutory compliances, introducing transparent governance systems, legal risk management initiatives, business acquisitions in India and abroad, handling various litigations etc. He was the chairman of the ICSI Bengaluru Chapter. He is passionate about teaching and encouraging the next generation of corporate legal.

Somashekar Channappa

CPO and CHRO
Somashekar dons multiple hats in Nulurn in his roles as CPO (Chief Production Officer) and CHRO (Chief HR Officer) . His responsibilities include formulating and enforcing HR policies as well as recruitment. He also ensures that the video shoots go smoothly, as well as taking care of the video editing process. Previously, he was in corporate pharma but realised that his main passion was photography. He says that his role at Nulurn allows him to pursue his creative side. Seldom seen without a camera in his hand, his wide range of interests include traveling, sampling exotic cuisine and taking in the latest in the music scene

Sathyanarayana Acharya

VP - Digital Marketing

Sathyanarayana is a B.E. graduate in information technology from Dr AIT College in Bengaluru. He has over 11 years’ experience in the I.T. domain. He is also a certified Scrum Master following AGILE methodology. His expertise includes business development and customer relations. At Nulurn, he heads the Digital Marketing Team in his role as Vice President - Digital Marketing .

Alfred David

Director - Sales

Alfred is a veteran with over 18 years of experience in managing IT for Servier, a leading French pharmaceutical company, in the Middle East. A travel junkie and a foodie, Alfred also lists photography, reading and music as his other areas of interest. He finds his mojo in overcoming challenges and solving problems. He stumbled upon Nulurn through a chance meeting, and has been a Core Team member ever since, taking care of various cross-functional roles like IT Infrastructure Management, Content Development, Team Mentoring etc.

Abhilash Manjunatha

VP - Admin and Finance

Abhilash is a graduate of business management from Bangalore University. He has over 7 years’ experience in finance and auditing. In 2011, he founded a company that provides statutory compliance and audit services for corporates and individuals. At Nulurn, he heads the Admin and Finance departments where he brings to bear all his experience. In his spare time, he loves going on long solo trips on his trusty bike.

CA Punith Harish

Consultant - Content Development

Punith is an associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is in the final stage of completing his Company Secretary qualification that enables him to become a member of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India. He has over 6+ years’ experience in the finance field. He is currently practicing as a full-time CA and has served over 50 corporate and 500+ individual clients. His responsibilities include designing the curriculum and liaising with the faculty in order to ensure that content quality is maintained.

Chinmaya Hegde

VP - Product Development

Chinmaya is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. He is a rank holder in all the three levels of the CA course: CA Foundation, CA Intermediate and CA Final. He has over 8 years’ experience in the teaching field. He also has experience in financial management and equity research. As Vice President - Product Development, at Nulurn, his responsibilities include ensuring that the content developed is appealing to the students and is of the highest quality. His other interests include playing chess and travelling!