Southeast Region, President
Ravi Chander, strategic visionary and thought-leader, serves as Chief Executive Officer of Softpath System, a leading IT staffing solutions provider and technology consulting firm located in metro Atlanta. Chander creates and drives the company’s vision with a key focus around job creation and helping clients win in the global marketplace.
With more than 17 years of expertise in the development and delivery of innovative technology solutions, Chander is responsible for management of one of the fastest-growing, technology & staffing organizations across the nation. His firm specializes in Business intelligence and Data Warehousing for a wide array of Fortune 1000 clients. Under his leadership, Softpath has gained recognition as a Top Diversity Business with numerous awards spanning the past five years. Chander attributes his success to remaining focused on the needs of clients and always striving to make an impact in the lives of others.
Chander acquired prominence as a small business advocate through his support of small, women and minority-owned businesses. In January 2017, Chander was elected as President of the U.S. Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce – Southeast Chapter (USPAACC-SE) to promote the growth and development of Asian American businesses. As president, Chander creates opportunity for diverse businesses to connect with Corporate buying agents and supply chains. He serves as an advocate and champion to the Pan Asian America business community throughout Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Mississippi and the Carolinas, and has been honored by USPAACC as a Fast100 Asian American Business for the past three years for its enduring ability to create jobs across the nation.
Chander is a former protégé of Accenture Diverse Supplier Development Program (DSDP) and Past President and Member of the Emory Druid-Hills Rotary Club. He donates his free time to community-based organizations and annually supports his favorite charities Rotary International for Clean Water Projects & American Cancer Society. He holds a Master’s of Science degree in Computer Science and a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics from Kakatiya University, India.
He is married to Sushumna Roy Jalajam, President of Softpath System. Ravi and Sushumna, along with their three daughters, reside in Duluth, Georgia.