Naveen Poonian is Chief Executive Officer of iBase-t, where he is passionate about driving the company’s overall vision and mission by aligning organizational and departmental objectives. Under his leadership, the company has expanded its rapidly growing aerospace business across France, Europe, the Middle East and Africa.
Naveen is actively involved with the OCTANEe Technology Innovation Forum and is a member of the Vistage CEO Roundtable. He is a strong advocate for bringing iBase-t closer to the local community and has aided in organizations such as the Mental Health Association of Orange County, Olive Crest, and the Working Wardrobes of Orange County. Naveen is also involved in the American Heart Association, where he helps promote greater awareness and preventative care for heart disease.
Ladeira started her career as a registered nurse, certified in England, Canada and the US, and earned an RNC degree to work with high-risk pregnancies. After 28 years of nursing experience, she stepped into the role of Chairman of the Board after her husband tragically passed away in 1998.
Though the transition was difficult, Ladeira persevered and succeeded in her new role, promoting product innovation and earning countless awards, including AeA’s Outstanding Woman in Technology, Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year finalist and Orange County Business Journal’s Family-Owned Business Award. Under her leadership, iBase-t was also recognized as one of the Best Workplaces in Orange County.
At iBase-t India, Viresh Shah is the Vice President and Managing Director. He is leading and directing iBase-t India, supporting the President in developing and executing iBase-t’s business plan. He is responsible for Product Development, Professional Services Engineering, Quality Assurance, Technical Publications, IT , Facilities and Real Estate, Human Resources, Accounting and Finance. Viresh’s Primary Focus has been on Collaboration with iBase-t USA on the development of corporate and product strategy, goals, priorities, plans and budgets. He provides operational leadership and full responsibility for all India-based software development. His focus is on building an excellent working environment through “Great place to work” initiatives. Prior to joining iBase-t, Viresh was with Dana Inc, as India IT Country Head and responsible for setting up, building and running the India Global Operation Centre & IT Shared Center services & practices from scratch. Before Dana Inc, he worked for various consulting companies such as Tech Mahindra , E&Y Capgemini & Patni for primary US , Europe Fortune 500 clientele. Viresh’s holds a Master Degree in Technological Operations from Premier BITS Pilani, MBA and BE from Mumbai University. He is certified PMP®, ITIL®, CIISA®, Global CIO Leadership Certification from ISB. Advance Program in Strategy for Leaders from IIM Lucknow and Certified Corporate Directorship from Institute of Directors.