Founder & CEO
Binoy Koonammavu is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ValueMentor. Under Binoy’s leadership, ValueMentor has grown from a three member team to a leading cyber security service provider offering services to global customers. Binoy is a PCI QSA, PCI 3DS Auditor, certified information systems security professional (CISSP) and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). Additionally, Binoy has certifications such as CRISC, CCSK, AMBCI, BCCE, AWS and other technical certifications. Prior to founding ValueMentor, Binoy was the Head of IT Security at Burgan Bank, Kuwait. With over 20 years in cyber security, he brings big-picture vision and know-how to the Data Security and compliance realm.
Binoy is focused on building a high performance culture for ValueMentor and implemented new services to meet the growing challenges in cybersecurity in such areas as penetration testing, payment security, cyber risk management, and cyber engineering, and expanded ValueMentor’s compliance and assurance services.
He has received several awards in cybersecurity and leadership including being recognized as one of the top senior security leaders in Asia Pacific (ISC2) and has several certifications in cybersecurity.
Angela began her career with UST Global and more than 15 years of experience in delivering Information Technology and Cyber Security services to global customers. Prior to co-founding ValueMentor, she co-founded Digital Experience Consulting; a leading Digital Service provider.
Angela leads the strategy execution and growth programs at ValueMentor. Being a Co-founder, she is also responsible for Quality Assurance, Revenue Management and global operations.
Angela holds a Bacheler of Technology degree from Cochin University of Science and Technology. She is a PCI QSA and holds certifications such as CISA, CISM and PRINCE-2
Country Head – UAE
Jomy Jose is an IT Infrastructure Specialist with great management skills in India and abroad. He acts as the backbone of ValueMentor’s Information Technology and Cyber Security collaborations in India.
Jomy has exceptional ability to form and facilitate diverse and cohesive teams to achieve defined goals, interface with public agencies and liaise with key stakeholders, He has been instrumental in scaling up the Indian Operations to maintain pace with the growth trajectory of ValueMentor
Prior to his association with ValueMentor, Jomy has over ten years’ of varied expertise in the field of handling IT operations in India & Middle East.
Country Manager – India
Mridul is a Management professional with over 25 years of experience in Sales & Marketing. Initial part of Mridul’s career has been with leading telecom service providers including Reliance Communications, Bharti Airtel Ltd etc holding various positions in the S&M Domain. He last held the position of National Traded Marketing Head for Airtel, before becoming an Entrepreneur himself.
As an Entrepreneur Mridul dons various hat for a few SMBs both in India & Middle East.
Mridul has been associated with ValueMentor since 2014 and is a Board Member. He is also responsible for the India Operations of the company.
AVP – Security Testing & MDR
Renjith TC is Associate Vice President – Cyber Security Services for ValueMentor. Renjith is responsibile for leading the Security Testing and Managed Detection and Response teams with the goal of driving innovation, research and development and ongoing innovation in delivering excellent cyber security services.
Renjith has conducted more than 1000 security assessment spanning network penetration tests, application penetration tests, wireless security tests, mobile app security testing, red team engagements and social engineering assessments. Renjith was instrumental in identifying a number of “zero-day” vulnerabilities in applications of software vendors like Microsoft, Oracle, AlienVault, etc
Renjith holds a Bachelor degree in Electronics and Communications and is a Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP), CREST Certified Penetration Tester and has numerous vendor certifications.
AVP – Payment Security Services
David Joseph is Associate Vice President – Payment Security for ValueMentor. David is responsible for leading the PCI DSS Compliance Assessments and Certification program for ValueMentor customers. David comes with nearly 10 years of experience in IT Infrastructure Management, Payment Security Consulting, Governance Risk & Compliance. He drives the audit, consulting and implementation services related to PCI DSS, 3DS, PCI PIN, SWIFT CSP Assessments and Central Bank Frameworks.
David has been part of several SWIFT CSP, PCI Compliance , ISO27001 and Cyber Risk Management engagements worldwide in various sectors including Banking, E-Commence, Telecom, Hospitality, Insurance, Health, Fin-Tech, Power & Energy Services.
He is an Information Security Management Professional, PCI QSA, CISA and ISO Lead Implementer and holds Bachelors Degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering.
Head – PMO
Indu Raj is the Head of Project Management Office for ValueMentor. With over 13 years of vast IT experience, Indu has a demonstrated history of working with client-oriented programs. She began her career with Wipro and spent a decade managing software development and sustenance projects.
Project planning and tracking, resource planning, managing client aspirations are her key responsibilities.