• Rajakumar Ramakrishnan, Senior Consultant, Wipro Technologies
• Ajay Kumar, Delivery Project Executive, IBM India Limited
• Sowmya Narayan Varadhan, Account Delivery Manager, Hewlett Packard Globalsoft Ltd.
• Sumit Mathur, Practice Head, Tech Mahindra
• Abhijeet Palnitkar, Project Manager, Intel Mobile Communications
: Bachelor of Science (PCM),
: Master of Science (Computer Science), MD University, Rohtak
: Master in Technology (M.Tech - IT),
: Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Management pursuing from Sharda University, India.
: Project Management Professional from PMI, US
: IBM certified Advisory Project Manager
: Certified ITIL V3 Foundation by EXIN, Netherlands
: Certified ITIL V3 Expert by from APMG, UK
: Stanford University Certified Advance Project Manager
: Certified in ITIL V3 Service Strategy
: Certified in ITIL V3 Service Design
: Certified in ITIL V3 Service Transition
: Certified in ITIL V3 Service Operation
: Certified in ITIL V3 Continual Service Improvement
: Certified in ITIL V3 Managing Across Life Cycle
PROFESSIONAL STATEMENT AND OBJECTIVE
A Program Manager with a history of leadership, strategic planning, and delivery effectiveness seeking a challenging and strategic position
Core Qualifications & Strengths
- Managed multi-year, multimillion-dollar IT projects, on time & budget
- Global, cross-functional project team management
- Managed IT projects in the Energy, Distribution, Healthcare and Financial Services industries for 7+ years
- Played roles of increasing responsibility as individual contributor, consultant, Team Leader and manager
- Many years of very successful program and project management; including application development, implementation, support, ERP, solutions design and other areas.
- Worked with Big 3 firms for a number of Fortune 100 client solutions.
Over 19+ years of professional experience in the software field, IT Services spanning delivery, solution design and delivery, people management, project management and pre-sales (5 year Techno-Functional experience in Oracle Applications and e business suit and have more than 9 years of project management experience, mostly in outsourcing, migration and implementation related projects), six-sigma green belt trained with strong leadership skill sets.
I have experience in managing projects like large projects mapping diverse technology areas including web applications, Java/J2EE, enterprise systems, ERP systems, CRM and supply chain systems and data warehousing. Extensive exposure to Software Quality processes with a proven track record of leadership, innovation, and problem solving and delivery excellence.
I am part of solutioning team of my current company since last one year to work in the capacity of Geo TSM supporting deals cutting across technologies. Till date, I have been involved in around 10 deals ranging from <$1M up to $500M in TCV.
have handled various responsibilities including managing customer
relationships, program management, solution architecture, project management,
solutioning, pre-sales consulting and business development, worked in custom
development, ERP implementation as well as maintenance project environments. Technically;
client interactions and requirements gathering, documentation, production
support, business development (Proposal Preparation, Responding to RFP/RFI).I
have traveled to US,
I have worked in Oracle application version 10.7 onwards till 188.8.131.52 (Oracle Apps e business suit version 11i). I have prime core experiences in Oracle purchasing module, Human resource module, financial application module, iProcurement (SSP5), Order Management and workflow. Manage a team of up to 125+ peoples at different geographic locations, in high stress and multi vendor environment.
Working as a Program Manager for Business process and performances, responsible for projects across region , which will have SAP implementation , and info security .Mange projects for Asia and UAE region.
I’m a project management practitioner who is passionate about project management. I have experience in managing large projects mapping diverse technology areas. Extensive exposure to project management with a proven track record of leadership, problem solving and delivery excellence. I have helped in standardizing process across organizations and also educated teams about project management.
A certified Project Management Professional (PMP®) with a total of 12+ year experience in various industries across geographies in BPO/KPO sector, having predominately worked in areas of Secondary research, Lead generation, Business intelligence reporting, Competitive intelligence, Project management and Knowledge management. I am experienced in managing several functions like Operations, Transitions and Contract management.
Currently with AXA Business Services as a Lead Consultant - Business Solutions Group, responsible for all Corporate, Strategy Projects as well as other Migration Projects.
Practice/Project Head of Business Intelligence and Big Data Services at SPEC-India, where I lead and direct the various Projects/Programs of the Business Intelligence and Big Data streams. I am having over 13 years of experience in IT industries with geographical exposure spanning across multiple industries.
Passionate about delivering good business value by creating the vision, setting the strategy, gaining consensus of stakeholders, building a team and delivering projects on-time, on-budget, and within scope. During my stint I lead and direct the team of Project/Program Management, Systems Analysts, Business Intelligence ,Database Architect, Data Integration professionals, towards the provisioning, delivery and support of enterprise-wide Business Intelligence and heterogeneous database services and solutions.
I am having wide range of experience in delivering the project and supporting the applications for various domains includes FMCG, Sales & Distributions, manufacturing, Shipping, Advertising, health care, Financial,SEO and Utility.
I am PMP certified since September 2010 and is currently working towards PMI's Agile-Certification (PMI-ACP) certification.
· Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with 15 years of IT experience and 6 years of Program/ Project management.
· Managed End-to-End IT large and complex Program Delivery with teams distributed across geographies and projects across technology spectrum.
· Experience in various domains such as Insurance, Mortgage Insurance, Telecom, Automobile, Electronic Document and Record Management.
· Conversant with the best practices and IT delivery frameworks: CMMI, Agile-Scrum, Scaled Agile, Waterfall, Lean.
· Extensively involved in stakeholder management, client management, risk management, change management, and configuration management.
· Responsible for revenue maximization, budget forecasting, cost optimization and maintain margins at the program/project level.
· Have good exposure in setting up onsite-offshore engagement.
· Have experience in both Fixed Bid and T&M projects and have handled transitional projects from Staff Aug to Managed model.
- 7+ years of technical experience in Application Development, Database Administration & Performance Benchmarking
- In-depth functional knowledge in Health Care domain ranging from ONC certification consulting to Interoperability (HL7) services
- Successfully completed PMP certification in September, 2011
- Have independently worked with several FORTUNE 100 Clients and obtained significant exposure in handling international customer
- Experience in managing cross-functional projects and leading technical teams of varying sizes
- Certified HIPAA professional.
- Masters in Business Administration from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.
Gaurav Jain brings +10 years of professional experience in Power Industry/ EPC type projects primarily in the areas of Project Management, Risk Management, Contract Management, Vendor Management, Supply Chain Management (Procure to Pay), Cost Optimization, Manpower Optimization and Productivity Improvement. Gaurav has been instrumental and proactive in executing cost optimization projects for the organization and Risk & Mitigation strategy for the organization.
Gaurav has extensive experience in leading and managing projects as Manager – Project Management spanning across all areas of Project life cycle (Project Initiation till Project Closure) with major focus in Execution strategy formulation. Gaurav has also been involved in Improvement projects across the organization.
Gowrishankar (Gowri) has 15 years of industry experience with global scope in the field of supply chain and procurement covering both Direct and Indirect procurement domains. Gowri is a certified Project Management professional (PMP®.) . He has been actively involved with the Bangalore Chapter activities of the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals (IAOP) since its inception. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Industrial Engineering and an MBA. Prior to joining Intel, he worked at both Bosch and Wipro in the Procurement function supporting direct and indirect materials.
Since 2004 he has been with Intel in India and currently Heads the India Purchasing function. As Global sourcing manger he is focusing on product engineering outsourcing for R&D groups. His responsibilities include development and implementation of global sourcing strategies, supplier selection, contract negotiations and other aspects of supply chain management. Also focused on driving key internal and external relationships that help advance Intel’s knowledge in the outsourcing domain and establish Intel as a thought leader in this space.
Hariprasad K V, PMP is a Program Manager working with Intel Technology India Pvt Ltd. He received his M.S in Manufacturing Management from BITS, Pilani and a MCA from Osmania University, Hyderabad. Hariprasad has an overall software industry experience of 17 years. Besides his job, Hariprasad is an active member of PM Work Group at Intel and is an active volunteer for technical and non-technical activities at the site. His white paper on “Application of Aikido, Japanese Martial Art Principle to Manage difficult Suppliers” was selected as the best white paper presentation of Intel PM Conference World Wide in the year 2010. Hariprasad live in Bangalore and is survived with his wife and two children. He likes to spend his leisure time in spending time with family, reading, travelling and volunteering in community activities.
He is phenomenal in establishing enduring relationship with clients to deliver complex and strategic consultancy projects on time, within budget with highest quality and efficient stakeholder management.
He brings a blend of deep and wide technical understanding along with strong Project management expertise to deliver technical needs of clients in construction industry.
He is exceptionally skilled to deliver projects with difficult objectives and that require enhanced team motivation.
He has got hands on experience of implementing project based on Building Information Modeling (BIM) concept
He has awareness of business for water, telecom, energy and Oil &Gas sector due to his brief engagements on business capture work.
He steers technical specialist group and assures process refinement, development of technical guides and keeps everyone focused on Innovation
He is actively involved with developing project management capacity within his organization and beyond in offices in India and the UK by helping aspirants with required information, registration process, case studies, study circle and training classes.
Diversity of engagements
• Multidisciplinary Project for water and waste water industry – Project Management
• Structural design in UK, USA, Chile, Singapore region for water and waste water projects
• Structural design and preparation of procurement documents (technical part) for tunnel project in the UK
• Site coordination and design in India for Highway, hydroelectric, nuclear plant, canal and bridge projects
• Quality and health & safety audits for construction sites
• Business development for Water, Power and Oil & Gas Projects
• Making and implementing training and training framework for technical and project management topics
Jaydeep Chakraborty has 20+ years of experience in IT He has extensive experience in Project Delivery, Quality Assurance and Change Management and is currently a Process Deployment Consultant at TCS. He is a trained auditor for ISO 9000, internal assessor for Tata Business Excellence Model (TBEM). He is PMP, PRINCE2, CSM ITIL 2011 certified. He is actively involved in training entry level and lateral recruits and also a faculty for continuous learning programs in TCS. Jaydeep is M Tech in Computer Science from Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta and B.E. in Electronics and Telecommunication, Jadavpur University, Calcutta.
Overall 18+ years of IT experience and in Project Management, designing, development, maintaining and delivering web based, mobile based and window based applications executed in diverse technologies like .Net, ASP, Sharepoint, VB. Job role includes Project Management, Pre Sales Support, RFI/RFP, Managing Contracts/Sow, Risk and issue Management, People Management, Quality Management, Process Improvement Initiative (CMM level 3 organizations) and Strategic Planning.
Domain:Associate Membership, Healthcare , elearning
About 12 year of experience in agile methodologies
Trained about 1000 employees at my present and previous companies in agile scum and XP
7 years of rich agile coaching experience
5 year of experience in scrumban/kanban
3 years of experience with Release management as a Release Manager
6 years Agile Project Manager experience
Experienced Professional Scrum Trainer
Produced 50 PSMs, 4 PMI ACPs and 10 PMPs
Experience with Agile CMMI
Having project and Program management experience
Experience developing test strategies for complex programs
Having expertise in Defining, setting up and improving the Process
Experieced Scrum Master and senior Agile Coach
Experience with managing the mobile projects development
Experienced with CMMI Auditing
Certified internal quality auditor
Experience with ISO 9001:2008 standards
Handled teams of sizes varies from 25 to 100+
A certified professional in project management (PMP) and business analytics (BA) with 10+ years of diverse background in operation, project management, people management and customer service. Dedicated to providing excellent customer service and making operational and procedural improvements.
Venugopal is having diversified experience of IT, Networking & Telecommunications and have the capacity to manage large & complex projects and Operations with due accountability & responsibilities. He carries both Government and Corporate industry experience.
In his 16+ years of professional experience, he worked at various managerial positions and functional areas - Program & Project Management, Client Engagement, Operations, Business development and Service Delivery. He is proficient in Strategizing, Planning, Implementation, Quality Processes and adapting best practices in full life cycle operations of the portfolio. He maintains a productive working climate with consistently motivated, mobilized teams to meet high performance standards.
His specialization includes e-governance, Telecommunications, IT Infrastructure management, and developing/deployment of Data Centers & Telecom Networks etc.
Venugopal holds degree of B.Tech & MBA and PMP certified. He is expertize in project integration, scope, financial & contract Management and RFP development. Currently he is working in HP as Project Manager and also worked in the organizations – STPI, Airtel, and IBM.
He has significantly contributed in developing ISP & Telecom Infrastructure for STPI to provide ISP & Long Distance services to IT companies in India. Some of the notable projects handled by him are – CCTNS-Karnataka, Setting up of NIXI and development of ISP & MPLS infrastructure in International Gateway & South India while working in Airtel.
He believes in continual learning and encouraging others to learn and mentored many people.
Having more than 12 years experience in IT industry. Deliver Customer Built, COTS solution with the defined quality. Participated in the Pre-Sales activities to qualify for the bids.
Strong experience in automotive domains including implementation of Dealer Management System, CRM's, Warranty Claim Management Systems, HRMS, Materials Management, Sales & Distribution System.
Participates in the Internal/ External Quality Audit.
Engagement with customer to grow the existing accounts and find out the new opportunities.
Currently working with TATA Technologies for delivering and sustenance of Siebel CRM solution for Honda Motorcycles & Scooter India Limited.
Paresh Deshpande, PMP®, CISA®, Six Sigma Green Belt
Have 20 Yrs IT Experience in Project Management, multiple ERP, CRM, HRMS, Business Systems, Web Technologies & IT Auditing including 9 Years of International Experience in Asia Pacific & Dubai in regional roles across diverse industries and global MNCs like Coca-Cola, Otis Elevators, Merck & Trane
Currently working in Ingersoll Rand as IT Portfolio Project Manager
Responsibilities: Manage Enterprise IT PMO, IT enablement and overall delivery of strategic projects / programs for Ingersoll Rand across 5 SBUs globally; Provide visibility on Portfolio & Financial Management, Project Prioritization, IT AOP Strategic Investments, Resource and Capacity Planning, IT sourcing.
Prashant has over 14 years of experience in managing projects in the Contact Center industry, has been successful in executing Enterprise Contact Center solutions globally bringing in a unique combination of delivering excellent customer service, process improvements and business result.
He is currently heading PMO and is in charge of Servion’s global project management practice spanning its offices in APAC, EMEA, North Americas and India.
He is responsible for bringing in consistency in project delivery, and providing a differentiated customer experience to Servion’s customers.
Prior to this he had played several key roles -
Head of delivery for US operations – Delivering over 10 million in revenues annually.
Service Delivery Manager for one of India’s Largest Telco and
Serving as an ATM for CMMIE Level 3.
Prashant Holds Master’s in Computer Applications from Sri Venkateswara College of Engineering - Chennai and several prestigious certifications including the PMP, ITIL V3.
Summary of my overall experience:
1. Experienced in managing multiple projects in Global Delivery Model with virtual teams
2. Experienced in managing Development, Enhancement, Migration, Transition and Infrastructure projects on various types of Service and Support engagements
3. Proficient in Client Liaison, Negotiation, Relationship Management & Coordination
4. Experienced in Vendors, Sub Contractors and Team management aspects of Project Management
5. Experienced in managing strategic and complex projects with high visibility and aligned to organization goal
6. Expertise in Account level Invoicing, Forecasting, Opportunity Creation and Business Development
7. Expertise in Manufacturing, Insurance (INS21 Certified), Telecom, Health Care and Banking Domains
8. Possess myriad experience having worked at various leadership roles as Senior Manager, Senior Program Manager, Senior Project Manager, Project Manager, Service Delivery Manager and Technical Lead
Rajakumar is the PMI certified IT professional with around 16+ years of rich and extensive working experience in IT Industry. Expertise and rich experience obtained by servicing Fortune 500 customers and Global 500 customers. He is having extensive hands on Project Managerial experience from both Offshore & onshore for Development, Maintenance and Production Support Projects. He has involved in complete SDLC of the project from setting up the project (Initiation), Planning, Execution, Controlling and Closing.
In his current role, he is working as a faculty in PM Academy team through which he conducts Project Management training for the aspiring Project Leaders and Project Managers & help them to grow in the Project Management Career Path.
He has received numerous awards for his contributions: Microsoft Stalwart Award for Thought Leadership, Knowledge Management awards, Feather In My Cap Awards are to name a few.
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) with around 15 years’ experience in Oil & Gas industries with Mass Transfer equipment, Separators and Static Mixers
Currently working at Sulzer Chemtech India Pvt. Ltd as Sernior Manager Project Management & Logistics.
- Innovative IT Professional with 11 years of experience across diverse organizational domains. Currently functioning as a Project Leader in iNautix Technologies India Pvt. Ltd. (A BNY Mellon Company)
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
- Excellent communication skills and highly motivated with expertise in project management processes, SDLC process, Change and Incident Management, requirement gathering and functional design
- Strong knowledge in financial markets – Bonds, Mortgage Backed Securities.
- Vast experience in application development and solution architecture in .NET technology
Standardize project management processes, tools, techniques and templates, Assesses and improves project management throughout the organization, offering support for projects, acting as consultants on demand.
Familiarity with a Variety of Technical Platforms/SDLC Methodologies, Waterfall, Iterative, Incremental and Agile Methodologies.
High expertise in accurately tracking activities against the detailed project plans and reports and Expertise in optimum management of a team in terms of Work assignment & Utilization.
A Post Graduate in Physics with Diploma in Computers and PG Diploma in Human Resources Management. Around 20+ Years of Professional IT Experience. A PMP,Six Sigma BB and also an ITIL V3 Expert. Worked in all the areas of SDLC. Currently working in Learning and Development. Program manage PMP Programs in the Organization. Conducted over 50 ITIL Foundation sessions of two day duration. Also incharge of the Certifications(internal and external) in the Organization.
Telecom Professional with 16+ years of experience with varied exposure in Program Management / Customer Support / Technical Support in various vendor & operator environments for GSM.
Worked with the Renowned Telecom Operators in India (Idea Cellular & Bharti Airtel) and also associated with Nokia Siemens Networks Argentina, Taiwan and now with Nokia India.
Proven track record in Telecom with vast experiences in Service Delivery, Project & Program management, Customer Engagement and Technical Management. Strong Technology knowledge of Telecom Network Infrastructure (GSM) including Level II TAC support.
Currently working as Care Business Manager at Nokia India, handling one of the biggest GSM operators in India “Idea Cellular”.
With over 14 years experience in Operations and Marketing, currently at Intel India driving cross site projects and programs and Operations for Remote Sites
PMP since 2009 and a PMI Member as well
A confident speaker handling large audience as well as classroom audience.
A logical problem solver by nature with innovative thinking to resolve a problem.
A helping team member with good academics all across and have a strong belief in continuous education
along with keeping updated with the latest technology.
Insightful experience in product and program management activities including project scoping, estimation, planning, risk management, finalization of technical / functional specifications, resource administration and quality management of the product. Deft in aggregating, organizing and synthesizing program and project information in order to communicate with extended team and management.
Exposure of driving the entire globalization (including localization) life cycles of software products. Proven track record in managing pre-release programs across multiple releases from initiation through delivery with proficiency in understanding and coordinating client’s needs / enhancements, customization of product accordingly and consulting with technical team for providing solutions in adherence to delivery schedules.
Strong problem solving skills, confident decision making based on extensive experience and technical skill enables effective solutions that positively impact customer satisfaction and operational costs. Demonstrated competency in spearheading best practices from different projects & sharing it with the customers and with the engineering team for improving the efficiency & effectiveness.
Business Capture & Bid support. Project Execution (Services Projects) from the existing portfolio suite & tailoring portfolio to new opportunities.
Scaling/Ramping up of operations & capabilities (Resources- In-house/3PP) in anticipation of business growth.
Project-Sub-Contractor (3PP-Services) shortlisting, Negotiations & Contracting.
Project Processes mentorship .
Responsible for protecting Project As-sold Margins & NB PGM.
Sarang is Engagement Manager for Microsoft Projects by profession. Stakeholder management, Scheduling, Earned Value and Requirements Management are some of his key interest areas. Having Delivered multiple projects on global scale, Sarang is also an active PMI Chapter Member.On Personal front he is happily married and has a 4 year old daughter and most of his time goes in running after her J
Accomplished Techno-Commercial professional having around 28 Yrs of experience - served in corporates like Aditya Birla Group, Jindal Steel & Power, Bhushan Steel, Sriram, Sanghi and Pennar Groups. Presently I am associated with Somani Group company.
By profession I am an Engineer – MBA. I am also a Certified PMP from PMI (USA)
An astute professional having diverse experience and expertise in Project Mgt., Commercial, Contract Mgt., Procurement, Strategic Sourcing, Global Sourcing, Vendor Management, Capex Procurement, Negotiations, Supply Chain, Logistics, Warehouse, Stores & Inventory Control, Risk Mgt., Production Planning, Foreign Trade, Imports & Exports, Indirect Taxes etc.
Commercial & financial acumen with core competencies in Project Mgt, Procurement, Negotiation, Contract Mgt., Strategy Sourcing, Global Sourcing, Process Management, Category Management, e-auctions, Operational Procurement, Supplier relationship management (SRM), Stakeholder management, Freight Forwarding, Logistics, Import / Export, Export Incentives.
I have strong inclination and interest in writing and authored over 450 articles published in various journals and periodicals in the areas of indirect taxes, Foreign Trade, Commercial & Management Thoughts, Procurement & Materials, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Project Mgt, Risk Mgt etc.
Presented a number of papers in various public forums and received a number of awards for writings and contribution to business thoughts. I shared my domain expertise in various national and international forums as a speaker.
A member Indirect Taxes, FAPCCI and Life Member, IIMM, Member PMI (USA)
· Working as Solution Delivery Architect and Pre Sales Manager for ROW and APAC regions for Application development and support projects ranging from $1M to $15 M
· Experience in Project Proposals, project planning and strategy, delivery of projects in implementation and support.
· Effectively managed fixed price/TM project delivery for large customers of various domains
· Consulting experience on Application Lifecycle Management solutions, Centre of Excellence, Managed (Test) Services in ERP (SAP), Consulting , Presales and implementation both in SDLC and Testing.
· Certified PMP practitioner and foundation in ITIL, and conversant with PMBOK
· Expertise in team management, client coordination, building business relationships and project control and monitoring
· Exposure to Business process re-engineering, defining process roadmap, Transition governance, Process implementation
· Architect in building Technical solutions for enterprise & products and created innovative Optimization Models in Service Delivery
· Worked as Onshore lead and offshore Test Manager for SAP lifecycle implementations
· Developed project strategy, Estimations and resource planning for projects and proposals
· Specialties: Service Delivery, ODC Management, Program Management, Relationship Management and Strategic Account Mining.
Experience in implementation of best practices in product/project Management.
Sound knowledge of PMI standard of project management.
Experience in project planning, scope management, cost management, time management, risk management and program management
Expertise in Agile methodologies.
Good communication, strong client - facing skills, excellent team mentoring and management abilities for multiple projects.
Expertise in many Project management Tools.
Working experience in many software development projects.
Dedicated and competent professional with rich, cross functional exposure to the wide spectrum of large Program Management in Insurance, BFS, health care and Engineering Design services.
Over 12 years of experience in development, production support, maintenance, ITIL processes and all phases of SDLC.
Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) from PMI, USA. (PMP Number: 532947)
Seasoned professional, with planning, execution, monitoring and resource balancing skills. Ability to handle multiple functions and activities in high pressure environments with tight deadlines.
Highly motivated, positive and goal-oriented, with demonstrated professionalism, attention to detail as well as the ability to be a good team leader.
Excellent communicator with good command over English with exceptional talent for problem solving through reasoned thought processes, as attested to by a track record for stake holders and employer satisfaction.
· PMP certified(Nov-05), Certified Scrum Master and around 15 years of experience in Project management.
· Proficient in Programme/Project Management, Service and Support Management (ITIL) and CMM level 5 practices.
I am currently working with Lupin Pharmaceutical as Manager clinical data management. I oversee the outsourced activities for clinical trials and manage vendors which are mostly reputed international CROs. I have more then 8 years of experience and working on various therapeutic areas covering all phases of Clinical trial study.
My job involves handing clinical data management projects and which need application of project management skills. I am certified PMP.
I, Suresh Baskaran currently work for Microsoft India R&D Pvt Ltd. Hyderabad, as Sr. Engineering Manager, hold accountability of managing availability for large-scale, Complex deployment of Virtualized platform in Microsoft Branch Offices across the world and leading the Organizations IT Process improvement practice using ITIL methodologies. Key accomplishments: Strategized & executed Server HW refresh Project for ~220 Branch Office Sites, executed various Service Improvement Programs to improve the availability of Virtualized Branch Office Servers and executed Green-Belt Six Sigma project to improve the TTR / SLA, reduce the Major Incidents & Incident Ticket Volume.
Prior to Microsoft, I worked for GENPACT, Hyderabad & WIPRO Infotech as Active Directory Specialist. Education: Bachelor Degree in Information Systems (BS – IS) from BITS, Pilani. I am very passionate about teaching & mentoring people.
Plan and manage multimillion-dollar projects aligning business goals with technology solutions to drive process improvements, competitive advantage and bottom-line gains.
Managing delivery teams, bid teams, mentoring, resource planning, customer relationships,architecture evaluation, technical direction, effort estimation, tracking & risk management.
Understanding and coordinating client’s needs; customization of product accordingly and consult with technical team to provide solutions as per the delivery schedules
• Strong leadership of a team, creating a cohesive and dynamic customer focused culture
• Full P&L responsibility including budget management
• Manage P&L & Deliver on Balanced Scorecard – Rev, Margin & Growth
• Drive Key Strategic Priorities into actions
Have more than 17 years of experience as Engineering Excellence coach, Program & Project management, Product Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering. Worked with prestigious organizations like BPL Ltd, Tata Consultancy Services, Gilbarco Veederoot Inc.(Danaher subsidiary), and currently with Ingersoll Rand.
In my current role, I'm responsible for working closely with the NPD project teams (All functions like Engineering, Product management, Operations, Quality etc.,) provide coaching to them on Ingersoll Rand product development process and develop their capabilities to deliver outstanding project performance and meet the Delivery, Quality and Cost goals of the project.
Vijay Viradia, Project Lead, is working with IGATE Global Solution since 2008. He is Master of Engineering in Computer, self-driven technocrat, having an extensive 10 years of overall IT experience in delivery and Project Management. He is a Certified PMP by PMI India and Certified Scrum Master (CSM), by Scrum Alliance.
He has proven his ability to integrate out-of-the-box thinking and problem-solving analysis in delivering IT solutions. He excels in building, motivating and providing strategic direction to a multifaceted team in high-pressure environments.
He has been collaborating various Project Management activities & methodologies through owning Project Management Community of Practices (PM CoP) in IGATE. He has delivered PMBoK workshop in IGATE. He has delivered Project Management fundamental sessions to educational institutes.
Apart from project management, his other interests include philanthropy as a part of World Youth Corporation which is working in the field of youth empowerment, education empowerment and poverty alleviation.
Vinod is a Chartered Engineer (C Eng) from EC, UK and PMP (Project Management Professional) with 17 years of experience working with UK, USA and Indian clients in the field of water and wastewater engineering.
He has experience in managing and leading the multidisciplinary design teams for successful execution of EPC projects which are safe to build & operate and have least whole life cost (LWLC). He has developed on shore and offshore design delivery model for UK water utilities, experience of client liasioning, developing client relation, understanding client needs, managing stakeholders and delivering projects within budget and schedule satisfying the client’s needs.
He is having strong technical skills in developing process solution, preparing scope of work, process designs, hydraulic modelling for water and wastewater, flow measurement and water audit, pipe rehabilitation, site grading and storm water drainage for treatment works, vendor drawings review, technical bid evaluation, estimation, preparation of scope of work, detail design for water and wastewater treatment plant, checking of BOQ and invoicing.
He has worked in India and on shore office from UK.
· Young, Dynamic & Resourceful ICT Professional with 8+ years of experience in managing Transformation, Customer Experience Enhancement, Quality / Process Improvement & New Technology Deployment projects in Telecommunication Industry.
· Project Management Professional (PMP®) certified by Project Management Institute.
· Certified ScrumMaster® (CSM) by Scrum Alliance.
· ITIL® Foundation certified in IT Service Management by AXELOS Global Best Practice.
WMG UK Post Graduate, PMP, ITIL V3 Certified professional, career spanning 14+ years including exposure in pre-sales and delivery management of SAP ERP implementation, roll-out, upgrade and support projects since last 3+ years. Leveraging 10 years of exposure in diverse industries (Engineering, Textile, Automotive, Paper Product and Fiberglass Manufacturing). Expertise in client interaction, requirement gathering, project planning, solution delivery, quality assurance, support, compliance and resource management and achieving customer satisfaction. Proficient in executing large complex SAP projects, building competency for SAP modules and implementing Partner Centre of Expertise (PCoE). Knowledge in SAP - EHS DGM, PS, DMS, Patient Management and Logistics (SD-MM-PM) modules.
Aug 11 - Present
KLOUDDATA LABS PRIVATE LIMITED
Leading Cloud based solution and service provider in Enterprise, BI, Analytics, IT Consulting and Mobility Applications
Jul 15 - Present
Director - Enterprise Solutions
Oct 13 – Jul 15
Project Manager – Enterprise Solutions
Oct 12 – Oct 13
Project Leader (SAP ERP)
Aug 11 – Oct 12
SAP Consultant - Project Systems
Reported to the Delivery head, executed project for SAP (Project Systems Module), acted as Team Lead within 3 months, promoted to Project Leader and managed a team of 20.
Currently reporting to the Chief Delivery Officer/ President, leading a team of 110+ (Project Leads, Project Managers, 80 Healthcare Consultants and 25 Logistics ERP Consultant)
SAP Project Management
§ Executed all phases of project management in compliance with SAP ASAP methodology
§ Managed 5 implementations and 3+ support projects for SAP (project value: 150K – 550K USD)
§ Modules covered: FI, MM, SD, DMS, EHS DGM and Patient Management
§ Handled end to end management of Fixed Price and Time & Material Projects; received positive customer satisfaction feedback
§ Delivered contracted revenue including project margin within the assigned schedule, budget and costs (100%); achieved customer satisfaction: 9/10, effective employee satisfaction on project
§ Ensured re-use / Industry best practices (60%), slippage / overrun by less than 5% and added new business in the same account (10% of TCV)
Pre- sales activities:
§ Led pre-sales and solutions design for SAP ERP, SAP Fiori, SAP Patient Management
§ Managed technical aspects of bids for government public sector and private customers, executed several SAP projects, interfaced with clients and understood business requirements
§ Led RFP response, case study presentations, business requirement analysis, demo preparations & delivery, SOW & proposal preparations, estimations, etc. for various clients
§ Prepared technical proposal, identified project risk, developed effort estimation, delivered demo and presentations; handled 2 public sector bidding process for SAP Healthcare solution
Building Competency for SAP Modules:
§ Worked as a part of the management team in building a team of 150+ consultants in various SAP modules in last 3 years
§ Build a team for healthcare solution based on SAP Patient Management in India in last 2 years, current team size 90+; developed India specific template for SAP Patient management
§ Managed first ever SAP Patient Management implementation in India by an Indian SAP Partner organization
Application Development / Project Implementation:
§ Executed healthcare service project on Cloud for a client involving best practices implementation (standards for financial module were delivered for actual usage); went live in 6 weeks
§ Worked in EHS Dangerous Goods Management (DGM) Implementation, PP & DGM Enhancement, EHP 6 Upgrade for JSR, USA; acted as domain consultant
Won Best Performer of the Month Award in Oct 2012 for successful project delivery
§ Managed delivery of multi project SAP implementation program covering Distribution and Shipping business for a Singapore based MNC in retail distribution for FMGC
Projects include: SAP ECC upgrade, Logistics, HCM, CRM and HANA migration for MGH in Dhaka, Bangladesh; rolled out pharma business in SAP platform within 1 month
Timely project delivery enabled the client in getting pharma dealership from Aventis Pharma
§ Ensured successful implementation of PCoE (Partner Centre of Expertise), SAP-compliant services and support delivery processes
§ Implemented SAP Partner Quality Program for validating pre-sales and delivery process quality
§ Worked in SAP Add-on product development (KDVDM and Vendor Dispute Management)
§ Handled SUP based Mobile Application development (mFSE, mPoID, mSR and sMR)
§ Ensured POC delivery for Mobility Applications (FIORI and SAP Work Manager)
Yogesh has over 11+ years of diverse experience in the IT industry with a proven track record of quality services delivery. He has executed several complex projects from inception to closure utilizing industry best practices. He has demonstrated deep industry knowledge, technical competence along with excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Yogesh is currently working at Ford Technology Services India, managing an array of projects besides being a member of the Java center of Excellence. He is also leading several project transformations from Waterfall to Agile methodology. He also conducts several trainings on Ford frameworks.
Previously Yogesh worked with Tech Mahindra and Cognizant where he was involved in managing offshore teams and also contributed to solution management, estimation and pre-sales. He has extensive experience working with some of the top Telecom operators in US, Germany and Malaysia on varied and cutting edge telecom applications. He has also led several offshore teams for clients across US, APAC and Europe and implemented delivery processes to improve engagement efficiency. He also possesses experience in reverse engineering and redesigning applications across different technology stacks.
Yogesh has completed his engineering from Punjab Engineering College, Chandigarh and also holds several prestigious certifications including the PMP, ITIL, Certified Scrum Master (CSM) by Scrum Alliance and Sun Certified Java Professional (SCJP).