–$70 million IT staffing and cloud solutions company taps industry veteran with extensive business technology leadership experience—
EL SEGUNDO, CA (Jan. 22, 2019) — Apolis, a $70 million IT staffing and cloud solutions company, today announced that it has named Ranjith Varma as its new President. Varma, comes to Apolis after serving as Vice President, Private Equity group at Mphasis, a global IT services company; and prior to that, as Director/Executive Client Partner at UST Global, a leading digital transformation solutions company. As President of Apolis, Varma will lead overall growth, client acquisition, services and solutions, global delivery and operations. He will guide the future phases of Apolis to a customer-obsessed, experience-driven, capability-enabled professional services global organization guided by the founding values and culture.
Varma holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Bharathiar University, India and Executive Certifications from MIT Sloan School of Management and University of Washington with specializations in Management and Leadership disciplines.
“Ranjith is the ideal fit for Apolis because his values and entrepreneurial spirit are in sync with ours,” said Apolis CEO Amar Shokeen. “We believe the human-centered relationship between Apolis and our clients is the most valuable asset we have, and the key to life-long partnerships built on a deep understanding of our clients’ needs. Ranjith lives and does business by this philosophy as well. His influence is a welcome addition to our team.”
Apolis, founded 22 years ago by CEO Amar Shokeen and COO Rita Shokeen, is a human-centered ERP, professional IT staffing and managed cloud solutions company that seamlessly integrates experts into organizations to help solve business challenges with Oracle, SAP, AWS and a wide variety of other managed services solutions.
“Amar and Rita also believe in what I call ‘client obsession’ – a desire to place the client’s needs and wants at the center of everything we do,” said Varma. “Apolis provides a solid platform built over two decades from which we can grow and expand exponentially, always based on client success. I’m looking forward to lead Apolis in the next evolution of the company’s history.”
Based in the Los Angeles area, Apolis is a human-centered ERP, professional IT staffing and cloud solutions company that seamlessly integrates experts into organizations to help solve business challenges.
Apolis’s growth to $70 million is the product of over 20 years of experience in analyzing clients’ needs and evolving the approach to SAP, Oracle, and IT and consulting solutions. Its global workforce of thousands keeps the company responsive and able to support virtually any business, anywhere in the world. The company is investing in training and the development of leading-edge technologies to help its clients stay ahead of the technology curve.
Big brands including Fortune 500 and 100 giants 3M, Nestle USA, Qualcomm Inc., Toyota Motor Sales, USA, Inc., Toyota Industries Global Commercial Finance, and Baxter Healthcare all entrust ERP, managed services and professional IT staffing needs to Apolis.
Apolis pairs an expansive array of IT capabilities with a spectrum of service levels, from full managed services to on-demand and offshore staff augmentation. The company also has an extensive training program for its IT professionals, including mobile app development training and job placement.
Apolis operates under the premise that behind every innovative solution are extraordinary people. As Apolis grows, so does its commitment to superior personalized service and the people who provide it.
For more information, please visit www.apolisrises.com
Stacey Doss, APR