Murali Vullaganti (Murali) co-founded PeopleShores and RuralShores, both social enterprises focusing on job creation for unemployed youth in underserved communities. Over the last 8 years, RuralShores has gone on to become the world’s largest Impact Sourcing Service Provider (ISSP).
Murali is also the Co-Founder and Director of Compassites Software, a Bangalore based business ideation and innovation company. Prior to assuming the above roles, Murali was Managing Director of Xansa India (now Steria) and Executive Member of the Group Management Board. Before moving to India in 2003, Murali spent nearly 15 years in the USA and 5 years in the Asia Pacific serving large Corporates including Electronic Data Systems (now HP). He served as Founder and Director of EDS' Global Financial Markets Group in New York and was credited for successfully building new practices (including Trading & Risk Management in the USA) and new markets (Capital Markets in Asia). His last role at EDS was Managing Director for EDS’ Solutions Consulting Asia Practice, covering Greater China, South-East Asia and India.