With service to humanity as our driving force and technology as a means to get there,
our Corporate slogan “Committed to Excellence” has always inspired us to be the best.”
Albertsons foresaw the need for automation in processing cash in a rapidly growing economy, where majority of small value transactions even today are cash based. To help banks, financial institutions, and retailers ease the drudgery of handling cash, and improving efficiency, Albertsons started offering currency processing equipment and maintenance services.
Over the years Albertsons has grown from a single office operation in Bangalore to a network of more than 21 Sales Offices and more than 150+ Service Stations spread across the length and breadth of India including NER.
Albertsons has supplied more than 75,000 units of various cash processing equipment and supports more than 50,000 installations across the country. The quality of Albertsons products and the responsiveness of its services has made it the most preferred vendor at banks, financial institutions and retailers.
Dr. John Wilfred Lobo
Dr. J. W. Lobo is the Founder and the Managing Director of Albertsons. With a PhD in Economics, Dr. Lobo’s expertise lies in the area of cost economics, which he has used for the promotion and implementation of a number of cost saving solutions using automation systems at number of banks, PSU and other governmental organizations. With a career spanning more than 4 decades, he has led Albertsons from the front throughout its arduous journey to its current leadership position as one of the most preferred vendors to the banking industry for currency processing equipment. Prior to Albertsons, Dr. Lobo served for more than 15 years with Bradma.
Dr. Lobo has been presented with the ‘Rashtriya Ekta Award’ by the Union Ministry for Environment & Forest, Govt. of India in recognition for achieving excellence in the field of ‘Innovation’ and ‘Mechanization’.
Philanthropy occupies the center-stage in Dr. Lobo’s conduct and he is a regular donor to charitable organizations and social causes for betterment of underprivileged.
Mr. Sequeira in his spare time works with underprivileged youth and orphans to help them become self reliant and employable. Over the years he has helped a large number of adolescents go out into the world with skill sets that has transformed their lives.
Director – Administration
Mr. Serrao has a passion for driving and loves putting his motoring skills to test on the sinuous roads of the Western Ghats when he can find some time away from this responsibilities at Albertsons.
Director – Operations
As Director – Operations, he has oversight for customer care, product & services quality, and achievement of Albertsons sales and service targets. Apart from this he heads the Technical Development Cell of Albertsons where product innovation, testing and technical support to Albertsons Service team is anchored.
Senior Vice President (New Business & Corporate Affairs)
Mr. Verma is an alumnus of IIT Bombay & MIT (USA). Prior to joining Albertsons, he has been involved in cutting edge collaborative aerospace research projects with agencies like NASA, Northrop Grumman, UTRC, DRDO, NAL etc. After his academic pursuits he has been involved in setting up an airline.
Mr. Verma spends his spare time solving puzzles, reading, photography and cooking.
Chief Technology Officer
Mr Maddela is the co-founder of two start-up companies one which developed embedded systems boards and other which developed FDTL, Safety Management and Risk Audit Systems for NSOPS [Non Scheduled Airlines Operators ].
During his spare time Mr Maddela involves himself in preparation and presentation of academic papers for strategic business plans, participates in CMM and ISO audits and takes a lead in training, seminars and developing and managing online courses for TSP Academy Asia.
DGM – Finance & Accounts
Mr. Shetty is an enthusiastic programmer and likes to develop software and systems that help Albertsons automate a lot of clerical drudgery.
DGM – Legal and Corporate Affairs
As DGM – Legal & Corporate Affairs at Albertsons, Ms. Andrade takes care of Legal, Compliance, Human Resources, Imports, Exports and online presence for the Company.
In her spare time, Ms. Andrade likes cooking, gardening and listening to music.