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  • Management Team

Management Team

Avid's management team is a pool of technologists, functional experts, and serial entrepreneurs.


Krishna Chintam has more than 20 years of experience in strategy, marketing, finance, and operational management of companies. He founded several successful IT companies during the last decade that made their mark globally. Under his leadership the companies have grown from locally-operated organizations to worldwide organizations with operations in United States, India, China and Latin America. Krishna has strong experience in Product Development, Program Management, Consulting and Software Application Development. He also has domain expertise in Financial, Telecom, Federal, and Bioinformatics. He received his MBA from the Kellogg School of Business, Northwestern University, Chicago. He holds a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Virginia Tech, Virginia, USA; and a Bachelors degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Andhra University, India.

KRISHNA SONTENA (Head - Sales & Marketing)

Krishna Sontena is an alumni member of IIM-B, possesing rich experience of 18 years in IT & ITES segments. Krishna now leads the sales and marketing for Avid at domestic & international levels. He was earlier heading IBFI, which was acquired by Avid. He has extensive connections in Identification Technology industry and has traveled across the globe which helps him to identify right partners and associates. He is associated with IT division of ECIL (Electronics Corporation of India) that delivers large ICT & IT projects across different states in India. His previous engagements were in GE, Asahi, TATA, EDS, MphasiS (an HP company) spanning across senior sales & account Management roles. Krishna with his versatile profile across the domains has spearheaded multiple projects with an efficient techno commercial knowledge. He has groomed many young sales engineers to take up the market challenges to meet the customers' emerging requirements.


Brij has over 20 years of experience as a Senior Management and Technology expert. He leads the team at Avid on the strategy, business, and operations. He has a deep knowledge on functional space across multiple verticals. He is a recognized name in the world of Identification Technologies and E-Governance Projects space.

His career started at the Old Dominion University, USA as Teaching Assistant, and moved onto a Research Assistant role on a NASA project. Later he worked for Softstar and executed projects for various clients including Cover-All, Bristol-Myers Squibb, AT&T, 1800FLOWERS etc on Oracle technology. Subsequently, with a group of investors, he started Pointsoft in India and ran the company as CEO till 2007. Bartronics acquired Pointsoft in 2007 and Brij joined them as Senior Vice President heading E-Governance and Smart Cards Projects. As the head of E-Governance, he led the Financial Inclusion and RSBY projects across India.