Murali Vullaganti

CEO, Rural Shores & Co-Founder, NASE

Mr Murali is the Chief Architect, Co-founder and CEO of RuralShores Business Services Pvt Ltd, globally recognised and India's largest rural outsourcing organization with a vision to create employment opportunities for 1,000,00 rural youth while providing cost efficiencies for the corporates by establishing rural process outsourcing centers across India.

Murali is also the Chairman and Co-Founder of NASE � National Association of Social Entrepreneurs.

Prior to his venture at RuralShores, Murali was the Co-founder and Director of Compassites Software, a Bangalore based business ideation and Innovation Company. Murali was also the Managing Director of Xansa India (now Steria) and Executive Member of the Group Management Board. Murali spent nearly 15 years in USA and 5 years in Asia Pacific serving large corporates including Electronic Data Systems (EDS). He served as a Founder and Director of EDS Global Financial Markets Group in New York and was credited with successfully building new practices (including Trading and Risk Management in the USA) and new markets (Capital Markets in Asia). His last role at EDS was Managing Director for EDS� Solutions Consulting Asia Practice, covering Greater China, South-East Asia and India.

Murali has a Master's Degree in Computer Science from BITS, Pilani and Master's Degree in Applied Mathematics from IIT, Kharagpur.