People Behind Ewire

Mohammed Bin Mutlaq Al-Gadhi


Mohammed Bin Mutlaq Al-Gadhi, is a well-known businessman and philanthropist based in Saudi Arabia. He is the founder and head of the THC Group. Headquartered in Riyadh, the Group's companies provide value-added professional, technical and consulting services to major government agencies and commercial construction projects in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Trained as an engineer, he began his entrepreneurial journey with a rare vision and conviction. These along with his integrity, determination and keen observation has earned him laurels and recognition. In his quest to make the future better than the present, he contributes much of his time in promoting new ideas in global economic and social activities, where his benevolence has shown a strong dedication in helping others.

Rakesh Kumar Upadhyay

Working Chairman

Rakesh Kumar Upadhyay , who has served as the Chairman & Managing Director (CMD) of two leading Indian Telecommunications PSUs - BSNL and TCI, is a seasoned professional with 40 years' experience in the telecommunications sector. He has greatly contributed in the areas of strategy formulation and implementation, regulatory affairs, customer services delivery and execution of complex domestic as well as overseas projects. He has successfully directed multicultural global teams and conducted dialogue and international negotiations at the highest levels. He formulated and led the strategy for a range of initiatives for the introduction of cutting edge technology in various parts of the world including many firsts. He is an expert about evolving global shifts and is adept in formulating effective “local” approaches for much broader objectives.

D. Udayabhanu

Managing Director

D. Udayabhanu is a business entrepreneur and has more than 38 years' experience in the Middle East and Asian countries. His core business focus is in Telecommunications Infra Structure development, which has enabled him to complete several big projects in India, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia and other countries. Apart from telecommunications, he has a deep interest and understanding of advanced IT solutions, which enabled him to provide solutions in several projects that are still regarded as pioneering. He also foresees e-commerce as an economic revolution that will be a game changer for India. One of his initiatives in this regard – a grocery online model in India under the brand name of 'biggro', is gaining in popularity across the state of Kerala. Along with Saudi Companies and Ewire, Mr. Udayabhanu is the guiding figure to many companies, as Managing Director of Tele Tek Pvt. Ltd, Impel Group of Companies and Pomona IT Services.

Yunus P. Mohammed


Yunus P. Mohammed is a professional turned entrepreneur with more than 26 years' experience in the IT field, whose zeal for creating innovative business solutions has led him to introduce many new initiatives in the Gulf nations, intially as an employee and later as a businessman. His keen eye for emeriging scenarios in economy has led him to introduce pioneering concepts in many fields. His vast experience in diverse fields gives him the added advantage of first hand knowledge of existing models and their limitations. The concept of Ewire is a direct result of this. With first of it kind features, it is intended to benefit a large section of the population by the way of financial digital inclusion, as India progresses to a cashless economy

Sajeev Pushpamangalam

Chief Operating Officer

Sajeev Pushpamangalam, a result oriented Management Graduate professional with experience across diverse facets such as Retail and Consumer Banking and MSME Banking Specialist having managed all Asset Products with 17 years of experience in Risk, Distribution Credit Operations, with a proven track record of setting up new business operations. Well versed with dynamics of International Operations and Associated Risks, conversant with IT Operations. Started banking career with ICICI Bank as an officer in 2002. Successfully managed the Credit Operations of IDBI Bank, Axis Bank, ING Vysya, Dhanlaxmi Bank & YES Bank. In 2014, joined in YES Bank as Vice President and Head - South & East Region and the job involved setting up Risk Operation unit from the scratch; with 6 Products - Loan Against Property, Housing Loan, Auto and Commercial Vehicles, Personal Loan, Business Loan, Gold Loan. After spending Good Years with Banking Industry, took up new challenge in Corporate360 as Vice President, a Singapore based IT company to lead its International Operations and made successful story. In 17 years career, worked with 7 organizations and got award from 4 banks for the best and successful performance.