Our Leadership

Leadership Bios

Ram Gupta

Mr. Ram N. Gupta, President/CEO

Ram N. Gupta is the President and CEO of Future Technologies, Inc. (FTI). He founded FTI in 1992. As President and CEO of FTI he has managed the company’s growth from a start-up firm of one employee to one with over 200 employees and annual revenues of about $25 million. Mr. Gupta has a M.S. in Business from Kurukshetra University, an MBA from George Mason University.

Tim Graham

Fernando Pereira, Vice President, IT Services

Fernando Pereira, Vice President for Future Technologies, Inc. (FTI), is a prior US Army Engineer Officer with 12 years of military service and over 22 years of management experience in the defense industry and Federal Agencies.  Fernando is responsible for business development of IT Services in the Federal Sector. Fernando graduated from the Columbia College with a B.S. in Business Management in 2005 and later in 2008 with an M.B.A. from Webster University.

John Stalnaker

John Stalnaker, Vice President, Naval Operations

John Stalnaker, Vice President for Future Technologies, Inc. (FTI), is a career Naval Officer with over 20 years of military service and 15 years of senior technical management experience in the defense industry.  John is responsible for business and engineering pursuits of FTI in our Naval Sector. John graduated from the United States Naval Academy with a degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1978 and obtained a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Navy Postgraduate School in 1984.

Jay Kasi

Jay Kasi, Controller & Director of Operations

Jay manages the day-to-day accounting and financial operations. He is responsible for the executive management of the company’s contracts and Human resources Department. He joined FTI in July 1997. Prior to joining FTI from 1988 he worked as Cost Analysis Manager for EER Systems, which was bought by L3/GSI and was responsible for the proposal preparation and interaction with DCAA. He worked as Division Controller for Systematic Development Corporation from 1985 – 1988 responsible for contract management and program control. He holds a Graduate Degree in Finance from Mary Mount University, Arlington, VA and a Graduate Degree in Economics from Madras Christian College in India.