ValueMomentum Names Kalyan Kodali CEO

Raj Samanthapudi, ValueMomentum’s Founder & CEO since its launch, will continue to serve the organization as Executive Chairman.

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ValueMomentum, Inc. (Piscataway, N.J.), a provider of software and services to insurance, healthcare and financial services firms, has announced that Kalyan Kodali (“KK”) has been appointed as the company’s Chief Executive Officer. Raj Samanthapudi, ValueMomentum’s Founder & CEO since its launch, will continue to serve the organization as Executive Chairman. Swarup Ghosh, previously Chief Delivery Officer has been appointed as Chief Operating Officer. The appointments are effective, June 1, 2018.

Kalyan Kodali (“KK”), CEO, ValueMomentum.

ValueMomentum reports that it has been experiencing rapid growth, and with its team size approaching 2,000, as the result of the demand created by new contracts. The officer appointments and a new organizational structure have been put into effect to facilitate scaling the organization.

“KK has been instrumental in laying the foundation for the organization, has built a strong base of customers, reputation and practices, and has deeply imbibed our core values from the very beginning,” comments Samanthapudi. “Our enterprise clients are going through a technology and demographics driven disruption and under KK’s leadership, ValueMomentum is well placed to help our customers in their transformation initiatives.”

Driving Force

“Raj has been a driving force in establishing ValueMomentum’s strategy, espousing and embodying its core values and championing innovation,” comments Kalyan. “Today, thanks to his steadfast embrace of select industries, stewardship for innovation and a deep commitment towards fostering a ‘customer-first’ culture, we are clearly firing on all cylinders, with a strong leadership team that can leverage our strengths to scale us to new heights.”

Kalyan was most recently President of ValueMomentum’s Enterprise Business overseeing the insurance, financial services and healthcare verticals. Kalyan has over 25 years of experience in the IT services industry. The company reports that as a Co-Founder, Kalyan has played a significant role in incubating ValueMomentum and has been deeply engaged with customers, employees, partners and a wide network of individuals since ValueMomentum’s inception in 2000.

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Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at or (503) 936-2803.

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