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Spinebiz Management Team

Management Team

Mahesh Anchan

Mahesh Anchan
Director, TasHeel Holding Group
CEO, Spinebiz

Mahesh Anchan is the Director, Outsourcing, TasHeel Holding Group (KSA) and the CEO of Spinebiz. His strategies in project management, business development and change management have enabled VFS Global and VFS TasHeel to become trailblazers in the travel and tourism sectors across the globe.

His international experience spanning several countries has allowed him to identify key drivers of growth and develop business development strategies that work on a global scale. He was instrumental in acquiring the visa outsourcing mandate from the GCC client government worth $500 million, expanding VFS’s global operations in 13 countries in the MENA region, and establishing the Global Business Partner Network for VFS Global with $100 million business.

As he steers TasHeel Holding and Spinebiz on to the fast track, he will be developing business expansion strategies for improved global coverage and overseeing internal business operations.

Mahesh is a graduate of the Bachelor of Engineering, University of Mumbai, India, with a specialization in Production, and an alumnus of EPBM in Business Management, IIM Kolkata. He also enjoys travelling internationally to understand different cultures and the occasional hikes with his furry friends.

George Thomas

George Thomas
COO, Spinebiz

George Thomas is the COO of Spinebiz. He is a Business Transformation specialist with proven skills in Process improvement and Project Management in the Outsourcing and Hospitality industry.

His cross-domain expertise in Finance, Projects, Operations, and global experience was instrumental for successful stints at SOTC-Kuoni, VFS Global and VFS Tasheel. He headed the PMO for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Saudi Arabia project, which was implemented in 30 plus countries across the world. After successful delivery of the project, he took charge of the Operations and Business growth of two regions – Europe and Africa.

At Spinebiz, he is an integral part of the team that formulates business expansion strategies, implements special projects, and oversees operations and control functions.

George is a management graduate from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Mumbai-India, and a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He enjoys exploring the world and has travelled widely, across India, besides having visited 40 other countries so far.

Bobby M Varghese

Bobby M Varghese
Chief Delivery Officer, Spinebiz

Bobby is the Chief Delivery Officer of Spinebiz and comes with over 30 years of rich experience in the IT industry. The spectrum of his experience includes IT Manufacturing, Customer Support, Professional Services, Technology consulting, IT Infrastructure and IT Operations and Services Management with roles in leadership, entrepreneurship, and strategy.

As the global head of operations for IT Infrastructure and services for companies in the USA, Europe, Middle East and Asian countries, Bobby M Varghese has been instrumental in creating and scaling teams that deliver agile IT services. This includes IT Service management, migrations, and several other systems management across enterprise systems. He has also created new service lines, financial models, and business models for CSS Corp, Marlabs and Microland.

As Spinebiz’ chief delivery officer, he has created sturdy IT Services management frameworks that make sure that our clients are never bogged down by system failures. He is also responsible for creating and overseeing the implementation of strategic financial models across all departments of Spinebiz.

When he is not working on the next big thing for Spinebiz, he enjoys cooking for his family, doing social service, and taking a spade.

Vinod Ponmanadiyil

Vinod Ponmanadiyil
Head – Product Engineering & Presales, Spinebiz

Vinod heads the Product Engineering & Presales functions of Spinebiz. He has over 25 years of experience in the IT industry. A passionate learner, mentor, early adopter & an entrepreneur. Leading strategic planning & innovations, growth strategies, product planning and delivery.

Founded an Urban Mobility & connected-vehicles solutions company that was selected as a TOP-10 startup for Google Launchpad, 2014. Founded a services’ delivery organization that has a global clientele, focusing on product innovations and strategies.

Built CoEs in Enterprise Mobility & Cloud Computing. Helped establish EU Innovation initiatives Partnerships. Successfully managed deliverables for European Union’s Framework programs for Grid Computing, Grid Storage, Grid Economics, eCall Emergency Telematics System and Collaborative Computing Environment for Academia. Managed and executed projects on Enterprise Mobility, Cloud Computing, M2M, IoT, Wireless Identification, Healthcare & Payments.

Worked with NHS(UK), DSB First (Denmark) and SAP Triversity (Canada). Expert Group member to Lead the “Telematics API for JME” specifications. Co-authored patents on Content Management Systems and Telematics.

Successfully delivered corporate technology training for IBM, Wipro Technologies, SAP Labs, Infosys & many other Fortune 500 Companies on specialized topics like CORBA, EJB, Distributed Computing and Application Server Clustering.

At Spinebiz, he is responsible for practice growth, selling and managing the delivery of large engagements, owning business and account development activities and developing strategic organizational capabilities.

While not hustling at Spinebiz, he can be seen networking over at his active social media handles or on a ‘workation’ with family!