Cymune Leadership:

Vijay Wadhi – CEO

Vijay Wadhi comes with 25 years’ experience in the IT space. He is a successful entrepreneur having started and succeeded in 2 ventures earlier. He brings in leadership and financial discipline to the organization.

His success lies in finding, growing and retaining key talent in the organization. He is passionate about building a highly HR friendly organization, and is key in driving Locuz towards PCMM Level-5 status with the objective of making Locuz an ‘Employer of Choice’.

He has done his Masters in Management, and has attended various executive training programs conducted by Business Schools (IIM-A) and other professional organizations. His subjects of interest are Business Strategy, Human Resources & Finance. He has been a renowned speaker in various forums on Leadership, Empowerment and Time management.

Uttam Majumdar – Founder & President

Uttam is one of the technology visionaries of the company. Uttam has an unmatched passion for technology and has been the chief architect of the first ever Digital Library in India. He also has been the prime facilitator to set a Centre of Excellence in Medical Bioinformatics – networking some of the leading Post-Genomics organizations to collaborate using technologies like GRID computing. He has the knack for recognizing the future trends in technology and is at the helm guiding the organization in the right direction. Cymune was a result of one such vision. His aim behind carving out Cymune was to have the single-minded focus in delivering latest innovations in security that makes your business Secure and Sustainable.

Uttam is also the Founder & President of Locuz; one of the predecessor companies of Cymune. He continues to lead our management team with his clear and strategic vision for both Cymune & Locuz.

Srikanth M – Vice President - Technology

Srikanth is a Technology leader known for his sharp technical skills and business acumen with multi-domain experience spanning across different technologies & sectors. He has a proven track record of leading IT teams and executing complex technology projects. His key strength has been to lead business focused technology initiatives and setting up technology strategy for businesses.

A hands-on engineering leader with a passion to deliver a frictionless and personalised user experience. A technically sophisticated professional with indigenous experience in managing Global Security Operations Center, Information Security, VAPT, Incident Management, Risk Assessments, Security controls strengthening, IT infrastructure management with key focus on streamlining the security processes/programs and strategies to decrease exposure ,drive awareness and strengthen organizations. His experience has exclusively been IT Infrastructure and is still hands-on while he architects solutions across Windows, Solaris, Linux, Storage Virtualization, SDN, Security, Collaboration technologies and Automation. He has been the architect of Locuz NOC and SOC and oversees delivery for several key customers.

Yogesh Potdar – Vice President - Cymune

A highly experienced, motivated, innovative Solutions and Business Development Executive with an impeccable track record of successes in several geographies across the globe, using entrepreneurial talents with exceptional commercial & relationship management skills.

Implemented successful business / sales strategies delivering eco-systems of partners and customers across subscription businesses like Cloud, Broadband/Telecom and Pay-media service provider domains. Proven strengths in driving business solution depth and growth with customer successes at its center, in highly competitive markets.

Areas of expertise includes international solutioning, business development, contract negotiations, key account management, global delivery, co-coordinating business strategy, participation & leveraging tradeshows / events and delivering profitable growth.

Safalya Mitra – Vice President - Services

Safalya Mitra is a business leader with proficiency in creating & selling IT Solutions, Services Sales & Business Development, P&L Management, Service Offering Creations & robust execution of BD strategic initiatives. With over 13 years of experience, he has consistently delivered business growth & profitability by building & managing high performance sales teams, driving strategy, marketing, & developing creative business GTM strategies in high growth territories. His success is driven by his astute sense of business development & seeing opportunities where most don’t. Safal has a great ability to build genuine connections with people at all levels, motivating, inspiring, setting the right goals & constantly removing hurdles. He engages deeply in CXO engagements creating relationships of trust & confidence with clients.

He has done his Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in Marketing & Systems and is an Engineering graduate (BE) in Computer Science & Technology. In his free time he likes to paint, travel, enjoys playing Badminton & watching movies at leisure.


Amit Pradhan
EVP - Technology Security, CTSO & Chief Privacy Officer at Vodafone Idea Limited

Experienced Chief Technology Security Officer focusing on security strategy and transformation programs. More than two decades of experience across service & user industry (Telecom, Pharmaceuticals, Banking, ITES and Consulting). He is a Security advisor to the board of directors, CEO, senior leadership, various committee of board members (audit, compliance, risk & quality). Also, Experienced in managing external affairs for information and cyber security especially with government and semi-government agencies e.g. National Cyber Security Coordinator’s Office, CERT-IN, TRAI, DoT, DSCI, Ministry of Electronics and IT, National Botnet Cleaning Centre, etc. Been an influencing member in various government initiatives for policy making, audit and compliance practice establishment. He is also an active industry and social contributor for sharing security maturity and evolving risk awareness among industry peers, OEMs and various industry forums.