Umasankar Nistala is a Managing Director of a New York based Fortune 100 Global Financial Services firm in their Global Technology Team.
Uma is a hands-on technologist who specializes in design, architecture, development and launch of industry scale, highly secured application services for consumers and business for banking, financial and payment verticals.
He has over two decades of leadership experience in enterprise class, cloud based mission critical software services delivered to global user base.
Uma is an active angel investor and mentor in several start-up’s in US and India and continues to explore opportunities to invest early in start-ups that are looking to scale their application services globally in Ecommerce, Healthcare, Education, Foodtech, Financial sectors.
Uma is a Charter Member with TiE and also Advisor to Spinta Global Accelerator, a Silicon Valley based global accelerator with presence in DC, Mumbai, Bangalore, Singapore and Bangkok.
He earned his Master’s degree in Computer Science from Hyderabad Central University, India and his Master’s degree in Business Administration, specializing in finance and international business from Fordham University, New York.
Uma also mentors and guides Robotics teams and trains them in the ‘Craft of Programming’ and is a frequent speaker at industry Forums and Events and Universities.