Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Umesh Vaidyamath has more than 22 years of proven senior technology and management experience in the software industry. As Chief Executive Officer of INSZoom, Umesh drives the overall direction of the company and oversees the company’s engineering, marketing and sales divisions.
Umesh founded INSZoom in 1999. As CEO of INSZoom, Umesh managed the company’s dramatic growth from a software start-up to the premier immigration case management software vendor and the largest independent software company in the immigration software industry, with a team of 125+ employees worldwide. Umesh turned INSZoom into a profitable and financially sound company in less than three years.
Umesh earned a B.E. in Computer Science & Engineering from B.V.B. College of Engineering and Technology, Karnataka University, India, in 1989. Soon after graduating, he worked for a leading software technology company in Mumbai, India. He emigrated to the U.S., fittingly, on July 4th, 1990, as a member of a team working at U.S. Sprint in Kansas City, Kansas and has, since that day, worked diligently in various aspects of the technology industry.
Prior to INSZoom, Umesh’s experience included leading a team of software engineers and architecting state-of-the-art large scale e-commerce and client server applications at Hewlett Packard, Intel Corporation, Mervyn’s California, JB Hunt, Vodafone and AT & T.
Umesh is a frequent speaker on information technology issues at the Karnataka Chamber of Commerce in Hubli-Karnataka, India and regularly contributes his immigration expertise to leading Indian business magazines and newspapers. In addition, he is the recipient of the 2007 Outstanding 50 Asian Americans in Business Award and a 2007 achievement award from Veerashaiva Samaja of North America.
Raj Vaidyamath has more than 20 years of management experience in enterprise software applications, technical services and business operations. As Vice-President of INSZoom, with a core focus on Customer Service and Information Technology, Raj ensures that INSZoom clients can successfully implement and maintain INSZoom products and solutions to meet their evolving business demands.
Prior to joining INSZoom, Raj held numerous senior software development and management positions at Mercedes Benz, AIG Insurance, UPS, Prudential, Eli Lilly and Sears Roebuck and Company.
Since 2000 at INSZoom, Raj held a variety of technical support management positions and facilitated the company’s organizational growth from a start-up team of just 4 members into a worldwide organization with nearly 80 professionals, expatriate assignments in India.
Raj earned a Bachelor of Engineering in Electronics & Communication from B.V.B. College of Engineering and Technology, Karnataka University, India, in 1988. Soon after graduating from B.V.B., he worked for a leading software technology company in Mumbai, India. Raj first arrived in the United States in May, 1991 on a project for Arthur Anderson Consulting at Sears Roebuck and Company in Chicago, IL.
Lawrence D’souza works as a Product Architect with INSZoom. He is a key member in the design effort on a variety of projects in a highly collaborative, fast-paced environment. Lawrence’s responsibilities include designing innovative solutions to real problems and working closely with product and marketing managers, user interaction designers, and software engineers to develop new product offerings and improve existing ones.
Lawrence has a Bachelor’s in Chemical Engineering. With close to 13 years of experience, he has worked at various levels and roles at INSZoom, including product development, product implementation, professional services and program/project management.