This is a personal website owned and maintained by me, Mohan Iyer. Questions? E-mail: mohan-at-mohaniyer-dot-com.
My wife – Alamelu “Jothy” Iyer – and I live in Oakbrook Terrace, IL, with our dog Wrigley. I am a recreational Marathon runner, and I have been running a Marathon every month since October 2010. I have run a Marathon in all the continents including Antarctica. I have run at least one Marathon in each of the 50 states.
We have two boys – Sravisht “Chevy” Iyer, and Visraant “Visu” Iyer. The elder one is a Doctor from Harvard Medical School, and is an Orthopedic Surgery resident at Hospital for Special Surgery in Newyork City, and the younger one graduated from Northwestern University, Evanston (Chicago), Illinois in summer of 2012 with a degree in Political Science and International Studies. Sravisht completed his undergraduate in Biomedical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore in 2007.
I am a graduate (M.S.) in Computer Science from Depaul University, Chicago, and my wife has a post-graduate degree in Economics from University of Madras, India.
My career profile includes management roles in IBM Global Services, Cap Gemini, Accenture, Wachovia Securities (now Wells Fargo Advisors) and Capital Group. I am currently a Senior Managing Director and Chief Information Officer for Mesirow Financial in Chicago.
I have lived in these cities:
India: Madurai, Chennai, Mumbai, Pune, Baroda
U.K.: London, Belfast
U.S.A.: Dallas, Chicago (Current), Los Angeles
I have visited these countries/cities and their surrounding areas:
India: Surat, Ahmedabad, Mt. Abu, New Delhi, Lucknow, Jaipur, Kanpur, Bhopal, Ooty, Kodaikanal, Bhuj, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mangalore, Coimbatore, Rameswaram, Kanyakumari, Tirupati
U.K.: Edinburgh, Manchester, Blackpool
South Africa: Cape Town
Europe: Luxemburg, Amsterdam, Paris, Brussels, Copenhagen, Hamburg, Berlin, Helsinki, Rome, Reykjavik, Malta, Zurich, Davos, Tromso (Norway), Vienna, Barcelona
South America: Rio De Janeiro
U.S.A.: Washington D.C., Baltimore, Boston, Pittsburgh, St. Louis, Richmond VA, Minneapolis, Cleveland, Houston, San Diego, New York City, Buffalo, Detroit, Charlotte, New Jersey, Salt Lake City, Orlando, San Francisco, Birmingham (Alabama), Carlsbad, Philadelphia, Wausau (Wisconsin), Denver, Atlanta, Las Vegas, Birmingham (Alabama), Phoenix, Tulsa (Oklahoma), Honolulu, Indianapolis, Dayton (Ohio), Kalamazoo (Michigan), Jackson (Mississippi), Myrtle Beach, Little Rock, Fargo (North Dakota), Memphis, Omaha (Nebraska), Portland (Oregon), Des Moines (Iowa), Anchorage (Alaska), Burlington (Vermont), New Orleans, Virginia Beach, Louisville (Kentucky), Providence (Rhode Island), Wilmington (Delaware), Casper (Wyoming), Vancouver (Washington), Missoula (Montana), Pocatello (Idaho), Morgantown (West Virginia), Olathe (Kansas), Biddeford (Maine), Fort Collins (Colorado)
Canada: Vancouver, Montreal
The Bahamas & Union Glacier, Antarctica