• Founder and CEO, pepper square

    Muki
    Founder & CEO

    Extremely positive, do or die attitude.
    Believes self-discipline and tenacity are vital to be successful.

    Muki started pepper square on Nov 4, 2002 with $11 in his pocket. A self-made guy with 20 years of experience, he lives by the values of simplicity and honesty.

    A fifteen minute conversation with him will help you understand how to unlock greater value in your business. It is his characteristic traits of passion, agility and integrity that have placed pepper square on a solid foundation and are taking the company forward.

    His focus on delivering projects with impeccable perfection and transparency has seen 80% revenue realized only through word-of-mouth.

    Muki has built an environment that motivates everyone to become entrepreneurs. The energy at pepper square is highly contagious, creative and open. So far 13 employees have gone on to become entrepreneurs.

  • Director, Digital & creative strategy

    Jyothi Kiran
    Director, Digital & creative strategy

    Free soul, non-conformist.
    Believes Shakespeare would have enjoyed the mobile revolution.

    Jyo is the pillar of pepper square creativity. She has been associated with the company from its inception. Creative writing is her passion and she believes that the digital medium is one of the best ways to transform societies.

    She is credited with defining most of the creative processes at pepper square that are helping us improve predictability. She can intuitively map business goals and creative strategies with her cross-domain experience in print, web and mobile.

    You can see her working, training and mentoring young creative thinkers at pepper square. Jyo has written the Ramayana in 100 words for the mobile generation. She enjoys poetry and loves to experiment with different formats of writing and communication. Her latest poem Digitanjali is written in the Twitter format of 140 characters per stanza, and talks about the human impulse on Wi-Fi.

  • Chief Experience Officer

    Eric Papcun
    Chief Experience Officer

    Entrepreneurial spirit, fitness fiend.
    Believes in discipline and transparency.

    Eric's partnership with pepper square goes back to its inception and is embedded in mutual trust and respect. An investor, entrepreneur, and an ardent wellness advocate, Eric believes in giving the best to get the best.

    A star performer with a track record of delivering over $250 million in new contracted sales with a proven track record of consistency; he's the resourceful leader who loves to build business relationships by leveraging executive presence and business acumen.

    More a 'heartful' than an artful negotiator, Eric knows winning the game is about creating the right opportunities while bringing together the right mix of people, values, and discipline.

  • Mentor & Financial advisor

    Sriram Tadimalla
    Mentor & Financial advisor

    Rotarian, mentor of mentors.
    Believes in transforming knowledge into value by giving back to the community.

    Sriram is special to everyone at pepper square and has been an integral part of the company since its inception.

    Sriram has three decades of experience helping various companies grow to multimillion-dollar revenues through astute and strategic thinking. He is the pillar behind pepper square's success who built a world-class governance model for the company and helped it and its clients meet the challenges of today's business environment.

    He is well-connected to the key leaders of Indian industry and helps bring innovative perspectives to pepper square digital services.

    When Sriram is not mentoring entrepreneurs or advising big corporations on governance models you can catch him enjoying a good game of cricket or the many debates on the dance of democracy.

Founder and CEO

Muki
Founder & CEO

Director, Digital & creative strategy

Jyothi
Director, Digital & creative strategy

Chief Experience Officer

Eric
Chief Experience Officer

Mentor & Financial advisor

Sriram
Mentor & Financial advisor

  • Client engagement
  • Digital and creative strategy
  • Technology and quality assurance
  • Digital marketing

Engagement managers are great listeners who understand that delivery must happen sooner than soon. Each project has a client engagement manager who is the single point of contact for the client and for the pepper square delivery team.

This team consists of visualizers, designers, writers and digital strategists. They thrive on collaboration, brainstorming and cross-pollination of ideas, which help them create work that's not just aesthetically pleasing but drives traffic and increases conversion.

Areas of expertise:

  • Digital strategy and roadmap
  • Concept definition and creative writing
  • User experience and interface design

Our User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) developers seamlessly integrate design with the application backend. They go through the best training in India on design integration. The programming team consists of software engineers who focus on the use of open source and mobile technologies. They collaborate with the UX and UI developers to add function to the form.

Areas of expertise:

  • UX and UI implementation
  • Responsive design
  • Open source development
  • Mobile and tablet apps development
  • Content Management System (CMS)

Our testing team follows the "Don't make me think" usability methodology. We create simple and intuitive user experiences that anyone can use effortlessly.
Areas of expertise:

  • Functional validation and performance testing
  • Usability testing
  • Browser and mobile device compatibility

Right since inception we have focused on the automation of digital marketing. Our team of digital marketing experts uses the best tools available in the market for optimal automation to drive results faster.

Areas of expertise:

  • Social business strategy
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Web analytics
  • Social engagement

Client engagement

Engagement managers are great listeners who understand that delivery must happen sooner than soon. Each project has a client engagement manager who is the single point of contact for the client and for the pepper square delivery team.

Digital and creative strategy

This team consists of visualizers, designers, writers and digital strategists. They thrive on collaboration, brainstorming and cross-pollination of ideas, which help them create work that's not just aesthetically pleasing but drives traffic and increases conversion.

Areas of expertise:

  • Digital strategy and roadmap
  • Concept definition and creative writing
  • User experience and interface design

Technology and quality assurance

Our User Experience (UX) and User Interface (UI) developers seamlessly integrate design with the application backend. They go through the best training in India on design integration. The programming team consists of software engineers who focus on the use of open source and mobile technologies. They collaborate with the UX and UI developers to add function to the form.

Areas of expertise:

  • UX and UI implementation
  • Responsive design
  • Open source development
  • Mobile and tablet apps development
  • Content Management System (CMS)

Our testing team follows the "Don't make me think" usability methodology. We create simple and intuitive user experiences that anyone can use effortlessly.

Areas of expertise:

  • Functional validation and performance testing
  • Usability testing
  • Browser and mobile device compatibility

Digital marketing

Right since inception we have focused on the automation of digital marketing. Our team of digital marketing experts uses the best tools available in the market for optimal automation to drive results faster.

Areas of expertise:

  • Social business strategy
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Web analytics
  • Social engagement