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Loney Antony (Loney) is the Managing Director of Hitachi Payment Services and brings over 32 years of experience in the financial services industry. Prior to co-founding Prizm Payments, now Hitachi Payment Services, Loney was the Managing Director of Euronet Worldwide Services India Pvt. Ltd. (Euronet India), a 100% owned subsidiary of Euronet Worldwide which he started 14 years ago. He took Euronet India forward to become the largest company providing outsourced ATM services.
He also has to his credit the development of the largest multilateral ATM shared network called Cashnet. Prior to Euronet India, Loney was the Managing Director of NCR, India, one of the world's leading ATM manufacturers and he grew the business from a humble base of 100 ATMs to almost 7,000 ATMs. Prior to his role in NCR, Loney also held senior positions in DEC India, ABB and PriceWaterhouse. By training, Loney is a Chartered Accountant.
Shyam Sunder (Shyam) is Executive Director of Hitachi Payment Services. Prior to his current role, Shyam was Chief Operating Officer of Hitachi Payment Services.
Before co-founding Prizm Payments, now Hitachi Payment Services, Shyam was the Regional Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Euronet Asia Pacific and along with Loney Antony co-founded the Euronet India business. A Chartered Accountant by background, Shyam brings over 27 years of experience and has held regional finance responsibilities with NCR Asia Pacific for over 5 years. Shyam was also based in Jakarta where he was the Vice President of Finance for the Sinarmas Group in Indonesia and prior to that he worked with Citibank, India.
Jayant D'Mello (Jayant) is the Director for International Business. Along with his responsibilities for International Business, he also heads the Product and Marketing functions at Hitachi Payment Services. Prior to his current role, Jayant was Director – Sales & Marketing at Hitachi Payment Services.
Before joining Hitachi Payment Services, Jayant was the Chief Executive Officer of Euronet India and the VP of Business Development for Euronet Asia Pacific. Prior to his stint as CEO Euronet India, he was based in Singapore and was responsible for Business Development for Euronet Asia Pacific and was managing the Global relationship for Standard Chartered Bank. Prior to Euronet, Jayant was Co-founder of a telecommunications start-up for 5 years and prior to that was the Area Solution Team Leader for ATMs in NCR South East Asia. A B.Sc Tech (University of Bombay), prior to NCR, Jayant spent time with ICICI, Standard Chartered Bank and Citicorp Information Technology Industries Limited (CITIL).
Rustom Irani (Rustom) is the Chief Executive Officer – Cash Business of Hitachi Payment Services and manages the Cash Business P&L. He is responsible for all aspects of the Cash Business namely Sales, Relationship Management, Operations, Cash Management, Projects, Field Services, Vendor Management, Professional Services and Technology. Prior to his current role Rustom was Chief Operations Officer of Hitachi Payment Services.
Rustom last worked with MindTree Ltd as a Senior Vice President in the IMTS (Infrastructure Management and Technical Services) business between May 2010 and Feb 2011. Prior to that he co-founded 7Strata (Sevenstrata) IT Services Pvt. Ltd. which specialised in providing Remote Infrastructure Management Services. His previous assignment before co-founding 7Strata, was with Yahoo India Web Services Private Ltd between August 2006 to July 2007. Prior to his assignment with Yahoo, Rustom was the Chief Technology Officer for Sify Limited, one of India's largest ISP companies where he worked between December 1999 and July 2006. Rustom also worked briefly with GECIS at Hyderabad as their VP and CIO, after spending 12 years with Citibank India’s Technology division, and a short stint at Tata Consultancy Services.
Sumil Vikamsey (Sumil) is the Director for Finance & Human Resources at Hitachi Payment Services. He is responsible for driving the company’s financial performance to support strategic growth and manages Corporate Finance, Business Finance and Financial Operations. He is also responsible for the Human Resources function managing various aspects of people management & development. Sumil joined in 2010 and since then has held various senior level positions handling Business Finance, Sourcing & Analytics and WLA program at Hitachi Payment Services.
Sumil is a qualified Chartered Accountant and brings over 18 years of experience. He has worked with reputed organizations like SAP India, J. P. Morgan and Euronet. Sumil’s expertise is in building process oriented teams focused on delivering a healthy & sustainable estate for Hitachi Payment Services.
Sreekumar (Sree) is the Director for Domestic Sales & Relationship Management at Hitachi Payment Services. He is responsible for sales strategy, drives new business development and manages all customer relationships. Sree brings around 25 years of experience across various functions covering Field Service, Product & Service Sales, Distributor & Channel Network establishment, Channel Management, Sales & Distribution Strategy Formulation, Sales Forecasting, Product Marketing, Pre Sales, Lead Generation as well as Direct Sales.
His last assignment was with Diebold Systems as Senior Director Sales & Marketing, South Asia and had joined them in 1994. An Electronics & Telecommunication Engineer, Sreekumar started his career with Accel Systems.
K S Balaji (Balaji) is the Chief Financial Officer at Hitachi Payment Services. Balaji is a qualified Chartered Accountant and brings over 14 years of experience in Finance and Commercials of which 9 years has been with Hitachi Payment Services.
Prior to taking over as the Chief Financial Officer, Balaji was handling the business planning and strategy for BNA business along with the sales team. He has also handled various other roles in finance functions like Accounting, MIS, Treasury, Pricing and Planning. Prior to joining Hitachi Payment Services, he was associated with Euronet Services.
Rashmi R. Parekh (Parekh) is the Director for Financial Operations at Hitachi Payment Services. Parekh brings more than 24 years of experience in multiple domains including Financial Controls, Finance Leadership, Structuring & Finalising Deals, Business Strategies and Operations Management.
Prior to Hitachi Payment Services, Parekh was Director at Jarvinia & Bhalakh, an FDI Fund form Cyprus between the period 2008 to 2015. Prior to Jarvinia & Bhalakh, he has worked with multiple companies in real estate, securities and audit. Parekh is a Chartered Accountant by profession.
Sankarnarayan Lakshmanan (Sankar) is the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and Head of the Technology team at Hitachi Payment Services. Sankar has over two decades of both domestic and international experience in IT automation covering most aspects of a Financial Services institution - Retail Banking including Payments, Capital Markets, Corporate Banking, Wealth Management and Insurance. He has a rich blend of experience in Banking/Payments, Business, Strategy, Product Management, Pre-Sales, Core Technology, Program Management & Tech-related Operations.
Prior to Hitachi Payment Services, he was with Tata Capital Limited & Tata Capital Securities. He has also worked with Tata Communications Payment Solutions Limited, iAP Pte Ltd., S1 Asia Pacific, NCR Singapore Pte. Ltd, i-Flex Solutions Ltd and ICIM.
Sanmitra Trivedi (Sanmitra) is the Director - HR & Administration at Hitachi Payment Services. In this role, Sanmitra is responsible for driving HR strategy to support company’s performance ambition by shaping and driving the people agenda. His operational focus is on building talent and organizational capability of the company, besides delivering on a compelling employee value proposition.
Sanmitra has over 25 years of experience with a proven track record across various industries in leading Organizational Growth, HR Transformation, Administration and CSR Functions both in India and abroad.
Sanmitra holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Post Graduate Diploma in Personnel Management & Industrial Relations and a Bachelor’s degree in Law. He has also served on various committees of several Industry Bodies.
Rohit Ramana (Rohit) is the Director for Business Finance at Hitachi Payment Services and is responsible for driving all initiatives around Revenue Assurance, Cost Controls as well as Strategic Initiatives.
Rohit has over 12 years of experience in the Investment Banking and Technology space and has extensive experience in leading transaction execution teams in investment banking, structuring for a variety of products including M&A, Equity and Debt raising. His last assignment was with J.P. Morgan, India investment Banking and had joined them in 2007. Prior to J.P. Morgan, he has worked with i-Flex Solutions & ITC Infotech. Rohit is a B. Tech. from IIT Kharagpur and MBA from IIM Calcutta.
Amit Shahani (Amit) is the Director for Operations at Hitachi Payment Services and is responsible for all ATM Operations and Field Services.
Amit has over 10 years of experience in operations and field engineering services in the oil field. He has worked with several international clients like Total, Exxon and Shell on high profile projects and was instrumental in maintaining high levels of Service Quality through reduction in NPT (Non Productive Time) of assets.
His last assignment was with Schlumberger Ltd as the Well Intervention Manager for Sub-Saharan Africa, overseeing operations in 32 countries. Amit has a Bachelors Degree from IIT Madras.
Santhosh Nair (Santhosh) is Senior Vice President, Relationship Management and Head of the WLA Business. He is responsible for managing key customer relationships and handles the WLA program at Hitachi Payment Services.
Santhosh has over 20 years of experience across Project Management, Service Delivery, Sales & Key Account Management. Santhosh joined in 2009 and since then has held various positions in projects, relationship management and sourcing. Prior to joining Hitachi Payment Services, he was working with Euronet where he managed key domestic and international customer relationships and was also responsible for execution of various international projects. Prior to Euronet, he worked with reputed organizations like IDBI Bank and The Indian Express Group .
Sulesh Sivan (Sulesh) is the Vice President, Operations for Digital Business at Hitachi Payment Services and is responsible for POS operations and field services.
Sulesh has over 18 years of experience in the POS industry and prior to Hitachi Payment Services was with Venture Infotek, now taken over by Wordline. He has vast experience in POS operations covering Field Services, Helpdesk Management, Vendor Management & Relationship management.
Maulik Joshi (Maulik) is the Vice President, Sales for Digital Business at Hitachi Payment Services. Before joining Hitachi Payment Services, Maulik was Assistant Vice President at Financial Software & Services Pvt Ltd (FSS) and was responsible for Business Development of various products like POS, Payment Gateway, Mobile Banking Solutions, Aadhaar Enabled Payment Solutions and for ACI’s various products.
Prior to FSS, Maulik worked with Venture Infotek, now taken over by Worldline, as a National Sales Manager for the POS Acquiring Business. Prior to Worldline, Maulik was with HDFC Bank Ltd. as Area Head - West and was responsible for Business Development of POS and E-commerce Solutions. A B.Com graduate (University of Mumbai) with a Diploma in Business Management from NMIMS, Mumbai, prior to HDFC Bank, Maulik was associated with ICICI Bank and Citibank.
Takahisa Shimoyama (Shimoyama) is the Executive Vice President - Strategy, Integration & Hitachi Synergy. He brings close to 30 years of experience in IT business at Hitachi Ltd. He started his career with Hitachi in 1989 and has been responsible for architecture design and project management of Information Systems for Japanese financial institutions. He also had experiences in United States at Hitachi America, Ltd and also in mainland China. He was the Director of Financial Channel Solutions and Payment Services Division from April 2016 and was responsible for planning new payment solutions and promoting solutions in APAC countries. From April 2018 he was appointed as the Executive Vice President of Hitachi Payment Services and is responsible for Hitachi synergy.
Yukinori Amino (Amino) is the Vice President for Finance. Amino has over 20 years of experience in the finance function including cost control and management accounting.
He joined Hitachi Ltd. in 1995 and was part of the accounting department. From 1995 to 2015, he has worked across various Hitachi divisions including Software Development Division from 1995 to 1998, Distribution Information System Division from 1999 to 2001, Industry Information System Division from 2002 to 2005 and Finance Information System Division from 2006 to 2015. He was appointed Vice President – Finance at Hitachi Payment Services from June 2016.