About GSPANN

Headquartered in Milpitas, California (U.S.A), GSPANN provides consulting and IT services to global clients. We help clients transform how they deliver business value by helping them optimize their IT capabilities, practices, and operations with our experience in retail, high-technology, and manufacturing. With four global delivery centers and over 1400 employees, we provide the intimacy of a boutique consultancy, with the capabilities of a large IT services firm.

Executive Leadership

AP Grover

AP Grover

President, Co-founder

AP is a leader in retail technology solutions, with over 15 years of experience delivering web-based solutions involving content management and e-commerce.  As a co-founder of GSPANN, AP still works closely with key clients to advise them on best practices and trending retail and digital commerce technologies that affect their competitiveness.  He leads the GSPANN offices within the U.S. and is based in Milpitas, California.

Nav Grover

Nav Grover

CEO, Co-founder

Nav is a leader in enterprise content management solutions, with over 15 years of experience delivering global content solutions for the largest global consumer brands.  As a co-founder of GSPANN, Nav manages the operations of the company, while finding time to work with key clients to provide guidance around content management-driven web initiatives they have.  Nav is based in Milpitas, California.

Raghu Madhok

Raghu Madhok

SVP Client Relations

Raghu is responsible for sales and client relationships at GSPANN.  He has over 25 years of consulting and IT services experience, with a deep understanding of the retail and technology verticals.  He has led several, large transformational initiatives prior to joining GSPANN, and he held various sales leadership positions at WIPRO, Accenture and Interwoven.  Raghu is based in Milpitas, California.

Mohit Malik

Mohit Malik

COO and General Manager, India

Mohit is an IT services veteran, with deep experience managing Offshore Development Centers (ODC), while handling global delivery and operations. Mohit leads the India ODCs, which serve customers across the globe. Mohit’s vision and passion for delivery excellence has helped GSPANN deliver the best service with significant value to our customers. Mohit is based in New Delhi, India.

Practice Leadership

Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar

Practice Leader, Quality Engineering and DevOps

Amit leads our quality engineering and DevOps practice, where he provides over 15 years of SQA, DevOps, and global delivery experience for clients.  Amit works with brands to transform development operations, by helping them define and execute strategies leading to modern quality engineering and continuous development practices.  Amit is based in Milpitas, California.

Anurag Bhalla

Anurag Bhalla

Practice Leader, Mobile Applications

Anurag leads the Mobility and UI practice at GSPANN. With over 15 years of experience in conceptualizing and building mobile solutions, Anurag helps our clients transform business applications by making them more ubiquitous and contextual, bringing in vast improvements in usability and productivity. He brings in rich development experience in Mobile, UI, Wearables and IOT. Anurag is based in San Diego, California.

Narayana Murthy

Narayana Murthy

Delivery Head, Hyderabad Delivery Center

Murthy manages the delivery and operations at the GSPANN Hyderabad center.  With over 25 years of experience in the IT service space, Murthy is a leader in content management, user experience, and e-commerce domains.  Having executed enterprise business transformation initiatives for large brands, he now mentors and guides our teams in Hyderabad.  Murthy is based in Hyderabad, India.

Naveen Dronavalli

Naveen Dronavalli

Practice Leader, Managed Services

Naveen leads the managed services practice at GSPANN. He guides the retailers and technology brands in the planning and delivery of fully managed services across service management and improvement. Naveen also helps the brands in managing their customers’ systems and services. Having worked for several retailers and service providers prior to GSPANN, he brings hands-on experience in managed services and provides thought leadership to our clients. Naveen is based in Hyderabad, India.

Praveen Chandra

Praveen Chandra

Practice Leader, Analytics and Data Management

Praveen leads the analytics and data management practice.  Within his practice, he guides retailers and technology brands in the planning and delivery of business intelligence, analytics, and information management solutions.  Having worked for several retailers prior to GSPANN, Praveen brings hands-on analytics and data management experience to our clients.  Praveen is based in Milpitas, California.

Rama Aluri

Rama Aluri

Practice Leader, eCommerce and Enterprise Content Management

Rama has over two decades of experience working in information technology industry and leading web experience, content management, and e-commerce engagements and global teams. He has an long track record in delivery management, managing customer relationships, solution conceptualization, and championing technology Centers of Excellence (CoE).  Rama is based in Milpitas, CA.

Rolf Kraus

Rolf Kraus

Practice Leader, Content Management and Digital Marketing

Rolf has over two decades of experience in the software industry working as a technologist, marketer and a strategist.  He focuses on customer experience strategies for retail, high technology, software and manufacturing companies through the use of content management and e-commerce solutions.  Rolf is a client partner for several accounts, while also a practicing strategist around content-driven retail solutions.  Rolf is based in Portland, OR.

GSPANN Advantages

What Makes Us the Top Choice for Global Clients

Understanding why many of our early clients started working with us a decade ago have grown to entrust more of their business with GSPANN leads us to outline our advantages—what makes us the consulting, technology, and IT services partner of choice for global clients.

Cost Effective

Lowest-cost providers are appealing until the results often involve poor quality, project delays, and technical debt. We provide clients cost effective services that do not forsake quality and value.

Hands-on

The people that you bought from are the people that deliver your solutions. You continue to see the people you saw at your first meeting with GSPANN—they stay intimately involved with each client.

Holistic

Unlike service providers solely focused on delivery, we understand and provide services that consider the lifecycle of solutions and involve strategy, planning, architecture, maintenance, and operations.

Innovative

Our response to problems posed to us by clients often involves an innovative and unexpected approaches to a resolution that are based on our team’s creative technology solutions.

Quality

Our deep experience and commitment quality assurance is demonstrated in each of our projects. We use the most contemporary technologies and practices to within client projects to guarantee quality.

Strategic

Our client teams are more than order takers, executing the backlog and incoming tickets. Our client teams provide insight and guidance, based on our experience, to improve your solutions and processes.

Partnerships

Driving Success Together

Adobe

GSPANN is an Adobe solution partner implementing the entire Adobe Marketing Cloud to create amazing experiences.

Amplience

GSPANN is an Amplience partner providing configuration and integration services for retail clients implementing content-driven e-commerce solutions.

Appian

GSPANN is an Appian partner using the business process platform to help our clients evolve and streamline their operations.

AWS

GSPANN is a part of the AWS Partner Network (APN) - the global partner program for technology and consulting businesses, who leverage Amazon Web Services to develop and implement cloud-based solutions.

Cloudera

GSPANN is a Cloudera partner using their big data and machine learning capabilities to help our clients gain actionable business insights from their data.

e-Spirit

GSPANN is an e-Spirit implementation partner for the FirstSpirit platform, which we integrate with Demandware, Hybris and IBM WCS platforms.

Google Cloud

GSPANN is a Google Cloud platform partner specializing in Big Data GCP implementations. Our solution, CARBON™, accelerates EDW migration into GCP Big Data via automation, saving companies time and effort in seeding their datalakes in GCP.

IBM

We are IBM partners using their Websphere Commerce, big data, and analytics platforms to deliver targeted buying experiences for our retail clients.

inkling

GSPANN is an Inkling partner using their mobile content management platform to empower our clients' employees with enterprise-facing mobile applications.

Kony

GSPANN is a Kony partner utilizing their mobile application framework to build enterprise-facing mobile solutions that empower field-based workers.

Magento Business Solution Partner

GSPANN is a Magento solution partner delivering exceptional commerce experiences.

Microsoft Gold Partner

GSPANN is a Microsoft Gold Partner using Azure, SQL Server, and ASP.NET to host and deliver a wide variety of solutions for our clients.

Oracle

GSPANN is an Oracle Gold Implementation Partner delivering solutions on OBIEE, Oracle Commerce, Oracle Endeca and Oracle Webcenter Sites solutions.

SAP Silver Partner

GSPANN is an SAP partner providing architecture, planning and implementation for both HANA solutions and Hybris omni-channel commerce solutions.

Tricentis

GSPANN is a partner with Tricentis that has industry's most innovative automated software testing tools. This association helps us to offer accelerated software testing to our clients and keep pace with Agile and DevOps.