People around laptop
Characters

Meet The Dots

"If you look after your people, they will look after your clients."

Arun Ravindranathan
Founder and Director

Passionate about people and numbers and how they intersect, Arun is a forward-thinking, disciplined and charismatic leader who brings 20 years’ experience as an accountancy outsourcing CEO to the dot table. Adept at training, developing, motivating and empowering team members to drive profitability in highly competitive environments, Arun believes that happy workforces equal happy clients.

Back

"It always seems impossible until it’s done."

Kehul Patel
Founder and Director

Numbers run in Kehul’s genes but the thing that fascinates him the most is how accounting has evolved—from post to electronic submission, from mapping to tagging, from in-house to outsourced. Kehul has more than 20 years’ experience of accounting, systems and software knowledge, 10 years as an accountancy outsourcing COO, with an impressive track record for spearheading expansion and diversification efforts.

Back

“In the middle of every difficulty there lies an opportunity.”

Gavin Sneddon
Account Director

Nurturing relationships and growing strong partnerships is an aspect of Gavin’s role which he is very passionate about. With over 13 years of experience in Sales, Marketing, Purchasing, Brand Management and Account Management, Gavin is a well-rounded and young Sales professional with a good commercial understanding.

Back

"If you want to keep your customers for life, keep your promises."

Manoj Kadam
Operations Director

​“Manoj has over 20 years’ experience in the KPO industry whilst using more than 20 Accounting software’s. With this comprehensive experience he aims to develop the outsourcing process with the use of SAAS and dot’s proprietary software. As a highly focused professional with extensive experience in initiating processes, Manoj has successfully on-boarded a multitude of clients with defining and setting up key processes for smooth functioning of operational activities.”

Back

"Recognising the need is the primary condition for design."

Samir Parab
Tech Consultant

Samir is a Technical Expert in Capital Markets with 20 years of experience in Product Development, Management, specialized in Web Technology Solutions. Rich project management experience with proficiency in grasping the big picture, conceptualizing, developing, and implementing solutions. Samir Loves playing cricket in his free time and is a music lover.

Back

"Technology is best when it brings people together"

Sanjay Mittal
Chief Technology Officer

Responsible for the management, strategy and execution of IT infrastructure for The dot HQ. Sanjay provides a wealth of experience in cloud security, digital transformation and migration

Back

“Be grateful for what you have and always treat people with respect.”

Dharmesh Makani
Vice President

Dharmesh is an MBA in finance with 20+ years of rich experience in accounts & reporting, leadership roles, client relations, process transitions and improvements. Having worked on accounts for varieties of businesses gives him an edge to adopt best practices in the processes and place controls. He has led over 50 members in his previous role as an AVP and is highly motivated to use his experience to take dot to the next level! He believes that there must be a good balance of work and fun culture in the organisation to keep the members inspired.

Back

"The purpose of life is a life of purpose."

Vida Barr-Jones
Brand Strategist

With passion and professionalism in abundance, Vida Barr-Jones has an impressive track record of establishing and meeting business goals. Vida brings 34 years of commercial experience, having spent eleven years as a Board Director at Europe’s largest FTSE-listed office products wholesaler. Vida is an inspirational leader known for excellent communication and engagement across all levels.

Back

"To provide expert financial advice that adds value to companies and helps with business growth is a trait that is unique and indispensable”.

Sankar Raam M.S
Advisor – Audit & Compliance

Sankar Raam M.S is a finance professional with 25 years of in-depth expertise in investment banking, audit and accounts. With his rich experience across various industries and countries, he aims at speeding up growth process and pursuing his passion to advise and assist companies for better growth and success.

Back

“If you want to achieve something focus on the goals and not the obstacles”.

Shanmukh Patil
Vice President Operations

Shanmukh has over 18 years of experience in the UK & Ireland accountancy industry and has provided services to many accountancy firms, including the top 100 in the UK. In his previous role as AVP, he led a team of 50 members and has hands-on experience with client onboarding. He believes there is always scope for providing better service and understanding the clients' and team members' needs.

Back

"Great customer service is the cornerstone of every successful business"

Janita Kapoor
Sales & Marketing Manager

Client centric professional, having 9 years of experience in customer service operations. Janita’s strong networking skills have helped her build long term and meaningful relations with clients over the years. She firmly believes words have the ability to inspire action in people and takes pride in knowing she has a significant role in contributing to the team’s success.

Back

“Winners never Quit and Quitters never Win.”

Shashi Gajiwala
HR Manager

Shashi has a master’s degree in HR and 11 years of experience in process, people management, and policy implementation. She excels in mapping HR processes within various solutions and is a functional expert and has worked for companies based in the US, Canada, Australia, and Europe. She strongly believes power lies not in what you say but in how passionately you work to achieve your goals.

Back

“Successful teams don’t happen by accident – they are created”.

Keval Madgavkar
Assistant Vice President

Keval has over 8 years’ experience in outsourced business operations of UK and Canada. He has successfully managed transitions, implementation and execution of processes across multiple domains. Having proven people management skills, with the ability to manage performance and motivate staff on an individual and team level.

Back

“Success is not final; failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts."

Carly Jones
Sales & Marketing Coordinator

Building strong working relationships with clients is one of Carly's core values and is something she always strives to achieve. With 15 years of experience in Sales and Processing, Carly is a personable and passionate professional who will work with you to achieve the most effective solution.

Back