New Internet Based Business Growing In Topeka

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- A Topeka-based internet business is growing - with a little help from the Joint Economic Development Organization (JEDO). Yantra Service, Inc. plans to create and keep up to 20 new high-tech positions.

“We are looking for hardworking, creative software engineers who are interested in the building of a next-generation financial services platform, with skill sets ranging from development and testing to network administration.

We think this represents an exciting opportunity for those individuals who want to use their skill sets to make significant industry impact right here in Topeka,” said Suresh Ramamurthi, founder of Yantra Services, Inc.

On Wednesday, JEDO approved an incentive package for the company that could pay up to $100,000 over 10 years if all of those slots are filled.

“Yantra was founded in Topeka and is working on growing the firm in Kansas,” said Ramamurthi.

Yantra is a financial technology firm specializing in designing, developing and managing electronic payment systems focusing on creating secure contextual and conditional ways of moving money, the company provides consumers and businesses around the globe innovative ways of sending and receiving payments.

“Yantra offers services that support the large financial and healthcare sectors in Topeka. The growth of this company is important for the growth of our entire business community,” said Allan Towle, GO Topeka board chair.

Yantra's key team members include among others ex-Google and ex-Yahoo executives.

Job openings and more information on Yantra Services, Inc. can be found at their website, Yantra offices are located at 3024 SW Wanamaker Road.