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About AstralAstral Management Consulting Private Limited is – Managed by experienced professionals Engaged in the business of providing Technology & Consulting services to customers Backed by an experienced resource poolAstral will strive to be different by – Providing cost effective services to customers Under committing & Over delivering to customersOur MissionTo be the Consultant of choice for our customersConfidential Information
Board of Directors Gopalkrishnan Iyer, Director – Enterprise Applications Gopalkrishnan Iyer leads the Enterprise Applications practice at Astral & his experience includes developing the Infor FMS SunSystems practice at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India for more than 8 years. He was responsible for the Presales & Delivery of SunSystems & has successfully managed SunSystems projects in India, Singapore, Malaysia, Srilanka, Bangladesh & UAE. Prior to joining Deloitte he had worked for more than 3 years with PriceWaterhouseCoopers’ SunSystems practice in India. A Commerce graduate with a post graduate Diploma in Computer Science, he has more than 20 years professional experience in Infor FMS SunSystems. Kumar Iyer, Director – Performance Management Solutions Kumar Iyer leads the Performance Management Solutions practice at Astral & his experience includes developing the Infor FMS SunSystems, Infor PM & SAS FM practice at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India for more than 7 years. Apart from managing the Sales & Presales function for SunSystems in Deloitte, he also managed Sales, Presales & Delivery of Infor PM & SAS FM solutions. Prior to joining Deloitte, he was a practicing Chartered Accountant, specializing in Management Consulting services for more than 12 years. A Chartered Accountant & an ISO 9000 Lead Assessor by qualification, he has a professional experience of more than 20 years in the areas of Management & Technology Consulting. Samir Pradhan, Director – Business Intelligence Solutions & Application Development Samir Pradhan leads the BI & Application Development practice at Astral & his experience includes developing the Infor FMS SunSystems, Infor PM & SAS FM practice at Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India for more than 7 years. He was also responsible for delivery of Technology Integration projects & managed the Support function for Infor & SAS solutions. He has successfully managed large technology projects for development & implementation of application software & implementation of DW/BI applications. Prior to joining Deloitte, he has worked for more than 7 years with PriceWaterhouseCoopers India, UK & US. A graduate in Commerce with a Post-graduate diploma in Computer Science, he has more than 18 years professional experience in the Information Technology.Confidential Information
Key PersonnelRaju Iyer, Vice President – Business ConsultingRaju Iyer was a Partner with M/s. Haribhakti & Co., Chartered Accountants for six years from 1987 to 1993 wherein he was responsible for the Systems evaluation, Internal Audit and ISO 9000 documentation practices.Thereafter, he moved to UAE to be part of Corporate Management team in an organisation specialising in supply & installation of finished products for the Construction industry. He has been with Astral since January2010 & leads the Business Consulting practice of Astral.A Chartered Accountant by qualification, he has more than 20 years of post qualification experince in Consulting & Industry.Shajil T.K., Assistant Vice President – BI & Application Development – Presales & DeliveryShajil was a senior team member of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India’s Technology Integration practice for more than 5 years & was also part of Deloitte’s Infor SunSystems PSA practice. Prior to joining Deloitte, he hasworked for more than 5 years with PWC India, US & UK. He has extensive experience in Program management & Product development projects in India & oversea & leads the Presales & Delivery of BI & ApplicationDevelopment practices of Astral.A graduate in Engineering & a Certified Project Management Consultant (PMP), he has more than 13 years of qualitative experience in the areas of Product Development & Project Management.Devidas Duraphe, Manager – Application Development - Presales & DeliveryDevidas has worked with reputed organizations in US and India for more than 5 years & managed large application development projects on Microsoft Technologies using tools like WCF, WWF, Web Services, UML; andactively involved in all phase of SDLC . He has been with Astral since Nov 2009 & now leads the Presales & Delivery of Astral’s Application Development practice.A Honours graduate in Engineering & Certified Microsoft Technology Professional, he is has more than 10 years of experience in Software Development and Project Management.Neelam Sharma, Sr. Consultant – Oracle EPM Solutions - Presales & DeliveryNeelam is an experienced Infor FMS SunSystems Consultant who has delivered several SunSystems projects in India during her work experience since May 2007. She is a senior member of Astral’s Oracle EPM(Hyperion) solutions Presales & Delivery team.A graduate in Commerce & a Chartered Accountant by qualification, she has more than 4 years of qualitative experience in the implementation of Technology solutions.Renuka Nair, Sr. Consultant – Infor FMS SunSystems - Presales & DeliveryRenuka is an experienced Infor FMS SunSystems Consultant who has delivered several SunSystems projects in India during her work experience since May 2008. She is a senior member of Astral’s Infor FMSSunSystems solutions Presales & Delivery team.A graduate in Commerce & a Chartered Accountant by qualification, she has more than 4 years of qualitative experience in the implementation of Technology solutions.`Dhimant Shah, Consultant – IBM Cognos FPM Solutions - Presales & DeliveryDhimant’w work experience includes more than a year with PriceWaterhouseCoopers Mumbai’s System Proces & Assurance team & thereafter more than a year as an Assistant Manager with Larsen & Toubro Ltd.’sAudit Division. He is a senior member of Astral’s IBM Cognos FPM solutions Presales & Delivery team.Confidential InformationA Post Graduate in Commerce & a Chartered Accountant by aualifications, he is also a CISA professional. He has more than 4 years of experience in industry & Technology Consulting.
Services• Enterprise Applications• Performance Management solutions• Business Intelligence solutions• Business Consulting• Outsourcing• Application Development• Project ManagementConfidential Information
Competencies & Products• Enterprise Applications • Infor FMS SunSystems • Microsoft Dynamics AX & CRM • Infor EAM• Business Intelligence & Performance Management solutions • IBM Business Analytics (Cognos, SPSS, Clarity) • Oracle EPM (Hyperion, Oracle BI) • Infor PM • Microsoft BI• Application Development • .net• Astral’s Employee Expense Reimbursement SolutionConfidential Information
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Alliances & GeographyStrengths –Vendors • Strategic Alliance with Thirdware Solution Ltd. to deliver Oracle HyperionPartners solutions • Strategic Alliance with Barry Wehmiller International Resources to deliver Microsoft Dynamics AX, CRM & Infor EAM solutionsGeography • India, US, Africa & Middle EastConfidential Information