Chidam is responsible for managing Finastra product division practice which includes supporting the product implementation team and training & mentoring of internal resources on Finastra platform. He also extends pre-sales support for Finastra products.
He comes with over 30 years of experience in the BFS domain most of which had been in the automation of banking operations. Prior to joining Encore Theme, he was managing IT support for international branches of the National Bank of Kuwait. He also served as Assistant General Manager – IT, in charge of automation of banking operations and implementation of banking solutions at International Bank of Yemen. He had been instrumental in automation of banking operations at Bharat Overseas Bank in Chennai and The Vysya Bank in Bangalore.
He holds a master’s degree in statistics from Loyola College, Chennai and a PGDBA in systems & finance from Loyola Institute of Business Administration.