Babu Thiagarajan is the Chairman and CEO of QuScient Technologies. Before founding QuScient, he was the CEO of TranSys Technologies Inc., a successful software services provider based in Princeton, NJ and Chennai, India. TranSys was one of the fastest growing small companies in the US with marquee customers such as Provident Bank, Metlife, Great American Insurance, Ford Foundation, and strategic partners such as HP, PWC and Grant Thornton.
Beginning his career as a Technology Consultant with the US operations of TCS, a software powerhouse from India, he later worked for a decade with IBM, and Coopers & Lybrand in the New York area. Babu is a rank-holding Chartered Accountant from India and holds a Bachelor's degree in Commerce from the University of Madras. He is an avid reader of biographies and regular practitioner of yoga. He is a key member of The Chennai Angels, and invests in start-up ventures and mentors new entrepreneurs.