Kivar Holdings Pvt. Ltd is an investment company established with the vision of utilising and nurturing the challenges and opportunities in fast growing areas like environmental services, information technology, private equity and infrastructure. The company was founded by Subash Menon, a first-generation entrepreneur. His passion to succeed and set benchmarks for leadership has been the driving force behind Kivar Holdings.
Emerging markets and its potential are important aspects of economic development and globalisation as these markets represent the growth in environmental services, information technology, energy and infrastructure domains and will seed future innovation in industry. Kivar Group aims at being an important part of this growth phenomenon in the global arena, by establishing itself as a leader in these sectors.
Subash Menon founded Subex in 1992 and was its CEO since inception till September 2012. Under his stewardship, Subex transformed itself from a Systems Integrator in the telecom hardware space to a leader in the telecom software space with a niche focus in revenue maximization. Subash charted Subex's growth from its humble origins as a one man company to a global thought leader in the telecom software space with the successful launch of several products and with over 200 customers across 70+ countries in 6 continents. Subash also guided the company through a successful IPO in 1999 and through seven acquisitions.
Subash now heads the Kivar Group which he founded in 1999. The Group has operations in environmental services, information technology and infrastructure sectors.
Subash is a graduate in Electrical Engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Durgapur, India.
Subash was featured by the Economic Times, India’s leading business daily, under the category “Man of the Year” which was part of its 2006 year-end compilation of significant people and events.
Sudeesh Yezhuvath started his career in the field of sales of high technology products. After working with Transmatic Systems Ltd. for a couple of years, he moved on to Subex in 1993. He has been instrumental in building the business of Subex and helped the organization move into the field of telecom software products. He led the software products business of Subex and helped it grow to a size of US$ 110 Million. At Subex, he was the Chief Operating Officer and a Member of the Board of Directors and headed the overall business operations. He was also closely involved in the company’s M&A activities, including the integration process post acquisitions.
Sudeesh has over 18 years of experience in the telecom field and has presented various papers on telecom and business operations in different parts of the world. Sudeesh holds a B. Tech degree in Instrumentation and Control Engineering.