Srini Tipirneni

President and CEO

Srini determines the strategic direction and vision for Softential. In this leadership role Srini has grown Softential and firmly established the company as one of the top providers of Service Management Solutions.

Prior to founding Softential, Srini was an executive with Verso Technologies and grew the Management Services practice from start-up to a multi-million dollar business unit.

Srini has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Mississippi and a Bachelor's in Computer Science from Osmania University, India.


James Barrett

VP Sales and Marketing

As Chief Business Development Executive, Jim drives sales strategy and execution for all markets. Jim works directly with C-Level and senior line-of-business executives and directs all efforts of the sales team.

Prior to joining Softential in 2002, Jim was a senior management executive with Verso Technologies and a co-founder of the Managed Services Operation.

Jim has a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from Bloomsburg University.



Bangar Kanumuru

VP Service Delivery

Bangar is responsible for operational execution and delivery of all customer engagements. In this role, he manages the engineering and consulting teams in addition to working directly with customers.

Bangar has worked in the technology industry for the past twelve years, specializing in the design and implementation of Business and Service Management solutions.

Prior to joining Softential, Bangar managed operational execution and delivery at Verso Technologies.

Bangar has a Master’s degree in Computer Science from the University of Mississippi and a Bachelor's in Electronics and Communications Engineering.


Michelle Barber

Director, Finance & Administration 

Michelle is responsible for all corporate finances, GSA administration, internal controls, and contracts management.

Prior to joining Softential, Michelle was the Chief Financial Officer of Carteret Mortgage Corporation. At Carteret, Michelle was part of the executive team that grew the company into the INC 500 list.

Michelle has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from George Mason University and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.