Leadership


Company is founded by Industry veterans in the automation and control space. Ganesh Shivashankar, Jayson Pappachan, Raghurami Reddy and Boby Joseph spent over 25+ years with one of the leading automation companies.

Raghurami Reddy Vennam (CEO)

Reddy spent over 22+ years in the industry working for Tata Consulting Engineers (2 years) and Honeywell Technology Solutions (20 years). Before leaving Honeywell in June 2016, Reddy was the Director of engineering for Transportation Systems and responsible improve the product developing cycle time (time to market) as well as improving productivity through cross functional and cross location collaboration by applying lean engineering principles, Reddy has many years of experience in wall to wall product engineering, leadership and management development. Prior to Honeywell Reddy worked with Tata Consulting Engineers in R&D Division from 1994 to 1996. Reddy holds Master of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Chennai, India and Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from Osmania University. Reddy also has undergone management development program at Indian Institute of management Bangalore as well Honeywell Corporate training program for executive leadership. Email: raghu@mactus.in

Boby Joseph (VP, Strategy)

Boby spent over 20+ years in the industry working for Tata Consulting Engineers (5 years) and Honeywell Technology Solutions (18 years). Before leaving Honeywell in Aug 2014 Boby was the Senior Director of engineering for Automation & Control Solutions responsible for a group of 2000+ engineers involved in product engineering. Boby has many years of experience in wall to wall product engineering, leadership and management development. Prior to Honeywell Boby worked with Tata Consulting Engineers in various capacities for piping engineering design for nuclear power plants from 1991 to 1996. Boby holds a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical engineering from National Institute of Technology, Calicut, India. Boby also has undergone management development program at Indian Institute of management Bangalore as well Honeywell Corporate training program for executive leadership.. Boby is a certified Six Sigma black belt. Email: boby@mactus.in

Jayson Pappachan (VP, Product Engineering)

Jayson has about 25 years of software development experience in developing software applications ranging from Embedded solutions, Enterprise, Web and Mobile applications. He started his career in DRDO as a scientist and worked for various avionics software projects. Later he moved to Honeywell Technology Solutions where he held senior positions, for developing Industrial Process Control and Building Control Software. He worked with various global customers including ExxonMobil and Chevron for several years for defining new features to Honeywell Products. He is M Tech in Computer Science from IIT Chennai, and PMI certified Project Manager. Jayson has completed general management program at IIM Bangalore and project management training from National University, Singapore. Email: jayson.pappachan@mactus.in

Ganesh Shivashankar (VP, Project Engineering)

Ganesh Shivashankar has over 35 years of experience in the industry covering a wide spectrum of projects and products. During initial part of his career, he worked with Electronic Division BHEL for 16 years and then a brief stint of 18 months with ABB Power plants control division. He was responsible for project execution and product development for power plant controls. He was with Honeywell for a total of 13 years and served in various departments such as Quality, Process Solutions, Building Solutions, and Environmental and Combustion Controls responsible for product development leading a team of up to 180 engineers. Ganesh holds a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Bangalore University and an Executive MBA from IIM, Kozhikode and has attended key Honeywell corporate leadership development programs. Email: shivashankar.ganesh@mactus.in