Our leaders are a diverse group of people with extraordinary passion for AntWorks’ Fresh, Fearless and Fast principles.
Co-Founder and Group CEO
A leader, dreamer, and challenger, Asheesh is a big believer in putting family first, as well as collaboration, empowerment, capability over experience and fun. He loves sun, sand, FRESH ideas, FEARLESS diving and FAST cars.
Looks good in orange.
Can operate remarkably well on three hours of sleep a day.
Loves an F-word.
Co-Founder and COO
Govind is an objective and spiritual process thinker (by DNA). He is big on strategy, calmness and family and is excited by tech, sports and helping others succeed. Govind is passionate about adventure and innovation.
Looks good in Black.
Religiously finds time for a daily morning walk.
Loves a spreadsheet.
"Doc" Dr. Venkatanathan Dwarakanathan
CTO and Fractal Evangelist
Doc is more deeply involved in fractal science than anyone you will ever meet. Humble and logical, he loves to remain anonymous and believes in altruism.
Obsessed with plants and creating hybrid flowers and vegetables.
Loves experiments, and experiments with life.
Emma is a creative thinker, writer and solution seeker. Big on communication, she listens hard and talks straight. Emma believes better is always possible, and our biggest assets in life, integrity, resilience and love, must be protected at all costs.
Relentless travel junkie.
Once wild, now dedicated mum to 3 babies.
Still throws a good party.
Chief Strategy Officer
Hugo is a traveller, networker, cultural chameleon and historian who loves building and operating in ecosystems. Pragmatic and loyal, he believes family and team are paramount, and he always pays it forward. Hugo believes: Inspire and be inspired… and make it fun.
Cricket and rugby tragic.
Voracious reader and hoarder of books.
Loves grain over grape.
Chief Revenue Officer
A creative problem solver, innovator and leader. Explorer of new horizons, relentless in pursuit of answers to new business problems. A career journey of exploration, Barclays, PwC, Prudential, ATOS and IBM. A keynote speaker and industry commentator on Intelligent Automation. He was GM at IBM Automation before joining the Colony.
Founder of Elvis Costello Facebook group with 3000 members,
Loves live music and threatre,
Fast cars and watching his daughter’s TV programmes when forced to.
Chief Partnership Officer
Always has a strategy, but prefers the execution. Always gets the job done. Self-confessed and unashamedly OCD - he actually quite likes it (his family less so!). Big on straight talk, but ultimately believes actions speak louder than words.
Loves to hit the gym.
Big on cooking programmes (ironic for a non-foodie who only cooks pasta).
Happy place is Hawaii.
SVP Sales, India
A seasoned go-getter with a passion for all verticals, and depth of experience across all business functions (Including SWAT for her sweet spot: HR and Operations). Big on empathy, perseverance and dedication. Believes compassion is the key to liberating the soul and runs her own NGO that provides education and nutrition to homeless children.
Binge-watcher of Disney and referee to her two naughty children.
BIG on cooking for family. Believes secret ingredient is love.
Aqua aerobic fanatic.
SVP Human Wellbeing
Kevin believes in doing what’s right and the power of the simple solution. He trusts his gut and believes that empathy leads to understanding. With an optimistic faith in fellow humans to give their best, Kevin believes there is always another side (or two!) to the story.
His kids believe he is the strongest man in the world.
Loves all things Tiki.
SVP Corporate Planning
Dexter is realistic, resourceful, responsible and reliable. He is also proactive, patient, practical and persistent. If you hadn’t already guessed, he also likes alliteration. He’s an objective and logical child of the 80s who still loves to play video games and collect toys.
Expelled from 3rd grade for constant misdemeanours and bad behaviour.
Loves to cook.
Aliasger is a big believer in living a powerful life that you love and is passionate about giving all you can to that which you believe in. He loves driving, and whenever possible, he hits the road with his car and his wife, traveling to the furthest corners of the country.
He becomes curios when it becomes fast and furious
VP Learning & Development
Sabahat was a film and literature major. She’s a wiz at designing gamification and learning strategies and believes there is no end to learning. She’s a light-hearted soul who’s in love with everything – humans, animals, birds, trees, mountains and skies.
Fitness enthusiast would be putting it mildly.
Professional body builder in the making is more apt.
Viswanth is sharp and observant, affable and amiable. Persistent and decisive, he is extraordinarily resilient with a keen eye for simple solutions.
Ridiculously good with numbers.
Rather fond of spreadsheets.
Ardent fast car and off-road fanatic.
Penchant for witty stand-ups.
SVP, AntWorks Healthcare
Pragmatic thinker and star-gazer with feet firmly planted on the ground. Strong advocate for work/life balance. BIG on family and spending time with his wife and three children.
Believes sound decisions are backed with sound data.
Purveyor of fine Dad jokes.
Champion of 1980’s cartoon supremacy.