Avalara names Manjula Muthukrishnan as India MD

Chennai: Avalara, Inc., a leading provider of tax compliance automation for businesses, announced the appointment of Manjula Muthukrishnan as managing director of Avalara Technologies Private, Ltd., Avalara’s Indian subsidiary.

Muthukrishnan will oversee strategic operations across India with a special focus on strengthening the company’s end-to-end tax automation offerings to enable customers to navigate the complexities of the local Goods and Services Tax, said a release from the firm.

Muthukrishnan brings more than 25 years of experience leading digital and transformational initiatives for global businesses. Most recently, she served as a strategic consultant for Socion Advisors. Prior to that she worked with HSBC and at Infosys.

EVP, Avalara, Pascal Van Dooren, said , ‘We’re thrilled to welcome Manjula to the team. She brings a powerhouse combination of deep experience in global digital transformation, a creative leadership style, and a passion for her team. Under her leadership, I believe we will continue to strengthen Avalara’s position in the market and help our customers navigate tax compliance changes.’

NT Bureau