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Abhijit Joshi

Lead Consultant, Manufacturing unit, Infosys

Abhijit JoshiAbhijit is an enterprise applications consultant with almost 16 years of extensive experience. His areas of expertise span across solution building, pre-sales with product demos, implementation, upgrade, and maintenance and support in Oracle EBS.

He has built solutions for several industry verticals and varied business functions, with a focus on manufacturing. He is well-versed in implementations, rollouts, upgrade, maintenance and support methodologies, and best practices.

Abhijit will share his insights on supply chain management and Oracle EBS.


Abhinav Mathur

Technology Lead, Oracle CX

Abhinav MathurAbhinav is a tech-enthusiast with the ability to identify issues, obstacles, and opportunities, and then develop and implement effective solutions. He was a key player in delivering complex CPQ solutions for our customers and conducted several trainings on CPQ Cloud as part of competency building. He has played varied roles primarily in delivering CX (Customer Experience) solutions implemented on Siebel CRM and Oracle CPQ Cloud, Sales Cloud in capacity of Technology Architect and Module Lead. He will write blog posts on topics related to Oracle CX.


Abhishek Sabharwal

Principal Consultant – Manufacturing vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

Abhishek SabharwalAbhishek has rich experience in IT transformation programs. In a career spanning more than nine years with Infosys, he has been the solution architect for projects involving implementations, upgrades, rollouts and post-production support. He has also been involved with the creation of successful solutions, in association with Oracle, around areas such as demand-to-deliver, Project Driven Supply Chain and mobility. Among his certifications are Oracle Certified Professional, PMP and CSQA, and he is also pursuing CPIM. He is an active blogger, and his viewpoints have appeared in several forums.

Abhishek will blog on demand-to-deliver value stream, CRM, ERP challenges, business-to-business transactions, high technology, project/program management, global platform designing and the importance of training.


Ajay Ashok Verekar

Lead Consultant – Oracle Supply Chain Management, Infosys

Ajay Ashok VerekarAs a manufacturing lead consultant, Ajay has over 13 years of experience with various business sectors. He is proficient in Oracle application projects and has solid domain expertise. Moreover, Ajay has knowledge in Oracle apps R12 and 11i multiple implementation, support and plays a key role in organization restructuring and rollout.

Through his blogs, he will bring to the table insights on the manufacturing industry, Oracle manufacturing and master data management.


Ajith Amembal

Lead Consultant, EAS / ORCALL, Infosys

Ajith AmembalAjith has 15 years of experience in the IT industry and is working in Infosys for the past ten years as a lead consultant. He is an experienced Oracle Application functional consultant and prior to joining Infosys, Ajith has worked with prominent manufacturing and IT industries.

He will share his insights on supply chain planning, Oracle ERP, Internet of Things (IoT), and mobility.

Amit Kumar

Senior Associate Consultant, Infosys

Amit KumarAmit Kumar is an Oracle Hyperion Infrastructure administrator, having over six years of experience in the domain of Oracle Hyperion. He has worked in multiple, global corporations on implementation, development, enhancement, and support projects in the fields of manufacturing, telecommunication, medical services, banking, and the public sector. His expertise lies in the areas of infrastructure architecture designing, building environments, DR design, and implementation for Hyperion suite.

Ankur Kapur

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

Ankur KapurAnkur Kapur is CX Cloud and Prince2 certified professional having 12+ years of experience in building and articulating CX Solutions for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys CX competency, he actively contributes to CX improved offerings, cloud transformation, build active online presence and knowledge sharing by exploring various leading CX products and solutions.

Ankur keeps close tab on latest technological advances in the areas of Customer Experience and has been associated with CRM ecosystem for last 11+ years with core competence of CRM products – Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle CPQ Cloud, Oracle Service Cloud, Oracle Engagement Cloud and Oracle Siebel CRM. Ankur is involved in Consulting, Presales, Competency development and Project delivery.

Mohamed Ameen Amirjan

Principal Consultant, ORCBIEPM

Mohamed Ameen AmirjanAmeen has over 16 years of experience in delivering IT solutions, especially in business intelligence (BI) and data warehouse (DW) solutions. He has specialized in designing, implementing, reporting solutions, and has played the role of a BI Architect / Program Manager in his career.

He is adept at managing and delivering BI and DW projects, technically leading the team and providing efficient BI, extract, transform and load (ETL) and DW solutions to customers. He has expertise in implementing Six Sigma methodologies.


Amit Sinha

Principal, Enterprise Applications

Amit SinhaAmit Sinha is a proficient Business Transformation, Program Management & Process/Domain consulting specialist with strong expertise in program management and implementation methodology. He has close to 16 years of experience and has led and successfully delivered implementations for customers in Hi-Tech Discrete Manufacturing, Retail, CPG, Logistics, Printing/Digital Office Solution, and Supermarkets industry. He has proven expertise in planning, executing, and program-managing large end-to-end business transformation programs focused on operating model redesign with emphasis on business process improvements in Supply Chain Management, Procurement, Order Management, Warehousing and Contract Manufacturing.


Anand N Bharadwaj

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

Anand N BharadwajAnand has 14+ plus years of sales management and CRM consulting experience. Anand has 11 years of Functional/Architecting and Project Management experience in implementing and using Oracle CRM suite of products. He has knowledge of the following:

Oracle Sales Cloud (Customer, Lead, Opportunity, Forecasting, Outlook Integration, Customer Data Management and Incentive Compensation)

Oracle EBS Incentive Compensation, Field Service, Service Contracts, Install Base, Sales, Quoting, Marketing, Customers Online

Anand is a certified implementation specialist on Oracle Fusion CRM and Oracle Fusion Incentive Compensation.


Aneela Bajpai

Consultant, Oracle CX

Aneela BajpaiAneela has 4+ years of experience working in the domain of CRM & Sales. At Infosys, she is part of the Centre of Excellence Team & Pre-sales for Oracle CX Cloud Competency working on Solution Design, & Implementation for Oracle Sales Cloud. Prior to joining Infosys she has worked as a Key Accounts Manager for CPG-Retail Sales domain in the Organized Retail Sector, India working closely with some International and National Retail Giants.

She has keen interest in CRM-Sales trends and likes to write on various topics ranging from retail trends to technology.


Anirban Roy

Principal Consultant, Transportation Management – Oracle, Infosys

Anirban 

RoyBased in Hyderabad, Anirban serves as a Principal Consultant who specializes in transportation management using Oracle. With around 9.5 years of work experience, he has worked on multiple Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) implementations and offers support to upgrade projects. Anirban has been instrumental in designing the Infosys Logistics Solution on OTM.

He has been associated with Infosys for the past seven years. In his blog posts, Anirban will share a seasoned expert’s view on Oracle Transportation Management.


Dr. Arnab Banerjee

Principal Consultant, Process and Domain, Enterprise Application Solutions – Oracle Practice, Infosys

Arnab BanerjeeArnab is a Principal Consultant with Infosys, consulting as a Program Manager or a Solution Architect. Previously he was a Supply Chain Program Manager with a communication device manufacturer. Overall he has more than 14 years of consulting and business experience in Manufacturing, Supply Chain and ERP domain in US, Europe and Asia. His research interests include operations research and information technology applications in supply chain management, green/reverse supply chain, lean initiatives, theory of constraints, IT architecture, business operations, transformations and HR aspects in supply chain and humanitarian logistics. He has published articles in International Journal of Production Research, International Journal of Value Chain Management and other refereed international journals and conferences. He has some case studies and two book chapters to his credit. Arnab holds a Ph.D. in Supply Chain Management, a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering and a graduation degree in Mechanical Engineering. He is a certified six sigma black belt champion.

He is an avid blogger and has blogged on a variety of topics ranging from technology to social issues.


Arunkumar Ganapathi

Technology Architect, Oracle CX

Arunkumar GanapathiArunkumar Ganapathi is a well appreciated CX Technology Architect having 14+ years of implementation experience in building Oracle CX product/package on premise and cloud solutions & integrations between Oracle CX products and other technology products/solutions across multiple functional areas including Retail & Logistics, Publishing, Manufacturing. He is an Oracle Certified Sales cloud implementation specialist at Infosys CX competency, he has actively contributed towards pre-sales pitches in Sales cloud transformation projects, performs knowledge sharing on CX cloud footprints by exploring various leading CX products and solutions. Arunkumar Ganapathi has been in CRM ecosystem for last 12+ years with core technical competence built on premise Siebel CRM product, ODI middleware platform and on latest cloud offerings such as Oracle Sales Cloud, CPQ and SFDC.


Arun Kumar Singh

Senior Project Manager, Oracle – MDM practice, Consulting and Systems Integration, Infosys

Arun Kumar SinghArun Kumar Singh has donned several hats in the last 17 years – he has been a consultant, subject matter expert, and also a Siebel CRM and MDM program manager.

He has, in the past, played a pivotal role in setting up key processes of MDM projects for Infosys clients. He has also been actively involved in setting up MDM practices, processes, mentoring, and coaching programs.

Arun will blog about CRM, MDM, Oracle Fusion CRM, and their respective benefits and implementations in various domains.


Asakti Srivastava

Senior Technology Architect

Asakti SrivastavaAsakti Srivastava, Senior Technology Architect having 14 years of experience with specialization Enterprise Architecture and Technology consulting.

She has been working on various Oracle CX products for customers across verticals. She is an Oracle certified implementation specialist for Sales and CPQ Cloud applications. She is competency anchor for Oracle Marketing and CPQ Cloud.


Ashish Sahi

Lead Consultant, Oracle CX

Ashish SahiAshish has more than 10 years of experience in IT Project Management, Business & Technology Consulting, Solution Design and Product Management with extensive expertise in Telecom domain. He has owned and driven end to end solutions working with key business clients and engineering groups. He has wide ranging experience in project planning, solution design, deployment, data migration and release planning activities. He has led and delivered multiple challenging projects, working in varied roles across geographies. He has also worked in agile implementations and has strong experience in multi-vendor engagements.

In his most recent projects, he has worked on cloud implementations focusing on delivering newer CRM and reporting solutions on cloud. He has interests in tracking Telecom industry developments globally, design thinking and application, evolving IT strategies and studying Cloud trends (Oracle CX, APIs, Azure, and AWS).

Ashish Bhagat

Principal Consultant Oracle EPM

Ashish BhagatAshish is a certified Oracle Hyperion professional with 25 years of experience. A Chartered Accountant by profession who graduated in cost accountancy and management, he has the right mix of functional knowledge and Hyperion as a tool. Having held senior roles in finance and accounts, from managing finance to being the Head of finance, he has worked on multiple solution implementations such as loan originations, cash management and payments systems, dealer funding, Hyperion Financial management (HFM) and planning and budgeting solutions.

Before joining Infosys, he was working on Hyperion suit of products as Senior Consultant, Project Manager, CEO Head, and Head of Operations, across different organizations. Passionate about mentoring young people, he has helped many in establishing themselves as a good Hyperion resource.

Ashley Burton Pink

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

Ashley Burton PinkAshley is an Oracle CX Cloud professional having close to 15 years of experience in building and architecting Oracle CX Solutions for global customers across industry domains. In terms of CX competency, he is a solution architect in the Oracle SPM (Sales Performance Management) cloud and has anchored implementations/projects in this space. He actively contributes in improving CX offerings by exploring various other leading CX/SPM products and solutions (Callidus, Xactly, SFDC, etc.) and also participates in cloud transformation pursuits and knowledge-sharing. Ashley also comes with a product development background and hence keeps a close tab on latest technological advances, especially in Oracle PaaS. Prior to joining Infosys, he worked with Oracle Product Development, and prior to that with Cognizant. He will primarily blog on areas of Oracle CX.

Ashwin Tandon

Principal Consultant, Oracle BI-EPM

Ashwin TandonAshwin has 11 + years of experience in helping companies improve their business results and operations through strategic Enterprise Performance Management deployment and the use of Oracle Hyperion technology solutions.

He loves working with HFM and has proven credentials in improving consolidation and planning processes as well as helping realize automation resulting in improved financial close cycles

He is one of the EPM practice anchors at Infosys for HFM and Hyperion infrastructure track and actively involved in consulting and sales activities for BI&EPM at Infosys.


Bharat Belavadi

Principal Consultant- EAS / ORCALL Infosys

Bharat BelavadiBased in San Jose, California, Bharat serves as supply chain architect specializing in planning and distributions. He is a veteran with over 13 years of experience at Infosys. Bharat has significant experience in providing consulting services to global high-tech and manufacturing clients with system specialization in Oracle enterprise resource planning (ERP). This caters to business functions such as procure to pay, order to cash, and plan to produce.

His blog posts will provide valuable insights on ERP, Oracle ERP, supply chain planning, manufacturing, and distributions.


Bhaskara Reddy Sannapureddy

Senior Project Manager, Oracle CX

Bhaskara Reddy SannapureddyBhaskara holds B.E (Hons) Computer Science from BITS, Pilani and is having about 23 years of work experience with specialization in project/programme management, enterprise architecture and technology consulting. He has worked on various domains and technologies including Oracle CX, IBM and Microsoft Suite of Products.

At Infosys Oracle CX Competency, Bhaskara actively contributes to CX improved offerings, cloud transformation, integration and knowledge sharing, by exploring various leading CX products and solutions. Participated in Presales/RFPs of CX Opportunities with Integration of Siebel CRM, Oracle Policy Automation and Oracle Service Cloud.

He is a certified sales/pre-sales specialist in Fusion CRM 11g, pre-sales specialist in Oracle Policy Automation and Oracle RightNow CX.

Exploring the areas of IOT, AI, Enterprise CRMs & Cloud Applications, Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Automation, Data Science apart from Programme / Project Delivery, he will blog on related topics.


Bhasker Rao Pothuganti

Senior Technology Architect, Oracle BIEPM

Bhasker Rao PothugantiBhasker is a certified Hyperion Essbase and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) professional having more than 16 years of experience in delivering complex business intelligence (BI) and enterprise performance management (EPM) transformation programs for global customers across industry domains. At Infosys EPM competency, he actively contributes to new service offerings, building tools, and accelerators. He shares his thoughts on EPM products and solutions on a regular basis.

He has extensively worked on different tools including Hyperion Data Relationship Management (DRM), erwin Data modeler, Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Essbase Studio, Hyperion planning, financial data quality management (FDQM), data synchronization, BI analytics, and Smart-View.


Bhavna Kapur

Senior Consultant, Oracle CX

Bhavna KapurBhavna Kapur is an enthusiastic who continuously challenges herself to explore new areas and work outside the comfort zone ‘Cocoon’. Probably the first one in Infosys CX competency to certify in three Oracle Cloud Products (Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle CPQ Cloud and Oracle Service Cloud), is having 10+ years of professional experience spread over diverse geographical locations.

She has played varied roles primarily in Customer Relationship Management (Siebel and Sales Cloud) in capacity of Functional Consultant, Business Analyst and Pre sales Consultant across multiple domains (Hi-Tech, Automotive Finance, Service and Logistics).


Bhawna Bakshi

Technology Lead, ORCALL

Bhawna BakshiBhawna has over nine years of experience in Hyperion Financial Management and Hyperion shared services. She is a keen and avid learner of enterprise performance management products. Currently, she handles Hyperion applications support for one of the leading insurance companies. Having automated various processes, she has been successful in improving the financial close for the client. She has worked on various projects at client locations in the US, and has received several awards along with client accolades.


Bijayita Mohapatra

Senior Project Manager, Oracle CX

Bijayita MohapatraBased in Hyderabad, India, Bijayita Mohapatra, Senior Project Manager has 13+ years of experience in various domains and technologies including Oracle CX products. At Infosys, she is the competency anchor for Oracle Service cloud responsible for Solution Design, Presales & Implementation work for Oracle Service and Field Service Cloud applications. She is an Oracle certified implementation specialist for Service Cloud.



Charudatta Joshi

Principal Technology Architect

Charudatta JoshiCharu is a trusted technology advisor helping clients realize the value of technology as a strategic asset to run, grow and transform the business and gain competitive advantage. He has tremendous breadth and depth in different Technologies and Management capabilities. He has more than 20 years of experience starting Oracle Ebiz, Oracle Fusion Middleware & Oracle PaaS.

Charu is part of Infosys Oracle Practice and heads the Oracle FMW Competency focusing on Services in key Technologies like SOA Suite, ADF, ODI, AIA/PIPs and FMW Architecture, also on Oracle PaaS Services like ICS, JCS, MCS, DCS, PCS etc . The core focus is to build solutions, enable teams including management and sales in newer technologies and establish competitive advantage keeping customer in the forefront.


Darshan Nandkishore Kapadia

GPM, Oracle CX

Darshan Nandkishore KapadiaCurrently working as Group Project Manager with Infosys Limited, and with a work experience of 16+ years in program management, business development, consulting and auditing, Darshan has led multiple business transformation and consulting projects, leveraging IT solutions and ERP packages across BFSI, oil & gas, retail, services, healthcare and EPCI sectors. A Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, he is also a visiting faculty at Symbiosis Center for Information and Technology, Pune.


Debashis Dey

Principal Consultant, Financial Services and Insurance vertical, Consulting and Systems Integration, Infosys

Debashis DeyDebashis has more than 17 years of industry experience. He has been involved in multiple end-to-end business transformation engagements in Manufacturing, Retail, Utility, and Financials Services domains.

Debashis has led teams which have provided in-depth consulting services to customers on formulating IT strategies, implementing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) programs and executing upgrade/ roll out engagements. He has conceptualized and successfully executed key financials solutions for multiple customers.

As a Principal Consultant, he is currently working on various strategic initiatives, pre-sales and practice building activities in Financial Services and Insurance vertical for Oracle practice at Infosys.

Debashis will blog on ERP Solutions, Execution and recent trends in Consulting/ IT Space.


Deepak Mandot

Senior Industry Principal

Deepak MandotDeepak leads the Oracle Hi-Tech, Manufacturing verticals at Infosys. In this role, Deepak is responsible for managing the client relationship and delivery, spanning across services related to package enabled business transformation, application implementation, upgrade and support, for clients in the Manufacturing and Hi-Tech Industry groups. Deepak has more than twenty years of professional experience cutting across various industries in the Enterprise Applications space and has worked extensively with clients across the globe.

Deepak’s core strengths lie in practice management, incubating new solutions and competencies, and managing large scale Enterprise Applications programs.

Deepak holds a Bachelor’s Degree (B.Tech) from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi and is a post graduate in Business Management with Finance Specialization from Asian Institute of Management, Philippines.


Deepshikhar Tyagi

Supply Chain & Business Analytics Consultant , Infosys

Deepshikhar TyagiDeepshikhar is an IT professional with three years of experience in the manufacturing, high-tech, and logistics domain. He has delivered training in areas such as Oracle inventory management, order management, purchase management, and iProcurement.

Deepshikar’s interests are primarily in the areas of supply chain, transportation logistics, business intelligence, data science, digital consumer and Web 2.0.


Dilesh Deepak Dattani

Senior Consultant, Energy Communication Services – Oracle practice, Infosys

Dilesh Deepak DattaniDilesh Dattani has over a decade of experience designing solutions that address complex business problems faced by clients in the energy, oil, and gas domain.

As Oracle Senior Consultant, Dilesh is responsible for eliciting business requirements, preparing process flows, detailing specifications, implementing and testing solutions apart from supporting pre-sales activities. He has received multiple client appreciations and awards for Oracle implementations across geographies.

Dilesh will blog about supply chain management, Oracle procurement, and inventory management.


Dwaipayan Das

Lead Consultant - Retail, CPG, Logistics and Life Sciences vertical, Consulting and Systems Integration, Infosys

Dwaipayan DasDwaipayan has more than nine years of IT experience specializing in enterprise performance management (EPM), data warehousing (DW) and business intelligence (BI). At present, he consults retail clients on ways to automate and streamline their planning and budgeting process. He also architects analytical solutions using Hyperion suite of products. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and has managed large multi geography BI rollouts.

Dwaipayan will blog on EPM, DW and Business Intelligence.


Dwarakanath RK

Technology Architect, HCM-WFM

Dwarakanath RKDwarakanath works with the workforce management (WFM) practice of Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM). He has been with Infosys for over 13 years, and has worked at multiple locations, units, and projects, playing various roles throughout this period. His product knowledge includes multiple modules across Oracle Human Resources Management System (HRMS) and Kronos workforce management (WFM). Presently, he anchors the knowledge management and training and certification initiatives for the WFM team members.

A certified scrum master, he finds opportunities to apply his learnings from both agile and other traditional models of project execution to facilitate his teams to deliver their best. He also likes to get down to the nuts and bolts of work himself when possible and keeps himself abreast of the latest trends in WFM.


Ganesh Krishnamoorthy

Principal Consultant, Oracle HCM

Ganesh KrishnamoorthyCurrently working at Infosys, Bangalore, Ganesh is an Oracle human capital management (HCM) consultant with more than fourteen years of experience, responsible for, and involved in a wide range of consulting assignments. Along with his expertise in team management, he caters to functional and technical consulting and implementation of Oracle HCM, and customer relationship management (CRM) system.

Being familiar with Java, Advanced Business Application Programming (ABAP), and Oracle CRM functional and systems development life cycle (SDLC), and Software Engineering Institute (SEI) Capability Maturity Model Integration CMMi Level 5 concepts, gives him an added advantage. He holds an Honors Bachelor degree in technology from the University of Calicut, and has completed Postgraduate Diploma in operations management from The Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU).

He is an avid learner and keeps a close tab on the latest technological advances in the areas of Oracle HCM, Oracle CRM, PeopleSoft, etc. He is an Oracle Global Human Resources Cloud 2016 Certified Implementation Specialist, Peoplesoft 9 Human Resources Consultant Oracle Certified Expert, and PeopleSoft 8 Customer Relationship Management Implementation Champion.


Gaurav Arora

Senior Consultant, Oracle HCM

Gaurav AroraGaurav is a Senior Consultant in the Fusion\PeopleSoft HCM area and has 10 years of overall experience in building IT solutions to various global customers across industries.

He has a keen eye for emerging technologies and his favourites include Cloud, PeopleSoft HCM based solutions. He has an overall 10 years of work experience in Oracle ERP solutions involving in multiple projects delivery, technology consulting, presales, solution builds and competency development activities.


Gaurav Gupta

Technical Architect, Oracle CX

Gaurav GuptaGaurav has 12+ years of experience working in the domain of CRM & Sales. At Infosys, he is part of the Centre of Excellence Team & Pre-sales for Oracle CX Cloud Competency working on Solution Design, Technical Architect & Implementation for Oracle Sales Cloud. Prior to working in Cloud he has worked in On Premise Siebel CRM across different domains like Automotive, Telecommunication and Education.

He has great working knowledge in On Premise and Cloud CRM and likes to write on various topics covering different areas of Oracle Sales Cloud CRM.


Giriraj Somani

Industry Principal – Financial Services and Insurance vertical, Consulting and Systems Integration, Infosys

Giriraj SomaniGiriraj has more than 17 years of industry experience. He has been involved in multiple end-to-end business transformation engagements in manufacturing, retail and financial services domains.

Giriraj has led teams which have provided in-depth consulting services to customers on formulating IT strategies, implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) programs and executing upgrade/ rollout engagements. He has conceptualized and successfully executed key financials solutions for many customers.

As an industry principal, he is currently working on various strategic initiatives, solution development,pre-sales and practice-building activities in financial services and insurance (FSI) vertical for Oracle practice at Infosys.

Giriraj’s blogger space is devoted to conversations around topics like finance transformation and recent trends in FSI vertical.


Gunasekaran N

Technology Analyst, ORCBIEPM

Gunasekaran NGuna is an expert in developing, analyzing extract, transform and load (ETL) batch jobs for operational data store (ODS) using DataStage, and Informatica Data Quality. He has over six years of extensive experience in this space with specialization in DataStage administration and data warehousing. Guna also has in-depth knowledge of address standardization for USA and rest of the world using AD, Coding Accuracy Support System (CASS), and Audio Video Interleaved (AVI).

He is an avid learner and serious follower of DataStage newer versions. Guna explores various options and enhancements provided in the product, which eliminates the need for third party tool space. He has also played some delivery roles during the project work.


Haresh Babu Sreenivasa

Lead Consultant, Oracle Customer Experience, Infosys

Haresh Babu SreenivasaHaresh has over 14 years of experience in building customer experience solutions for global customers across industries. He is certified in Customer Experience Cloud and as a Project Management Professional (PMP). At the Infosys Customer Experience (CX) unit, he actively contributes to advanced CX offerings, cloud transformation, and knowledge sharing.

Haresh is an avid learner and keeps a close tab on the latest technological advances in the areas of Internet of Things (IoT), CX cloud, big data analytics, and more. He has been associated with the customer relationship management (CRM) ecosystem for the last 11+ years and is an expert in numerous CRM products like Oracle Cloud, Oracle E-Business Suite, ServiceMax, and Salesforce. Prior to joining Infosys, he worked with Oracle Consulting, Hitachi Consulting, NTT Data, and others; where he was involved in consulting, presales, competency development, and project delivery.


Hemalatha Paulpandian

Lead Consultant, Oracle HCM

Hemalatha PaulpandianHemalatha has 11.5 years of experience in Oracle Human Capital Management Applications development, support, product management and consulting. She has gained her expertise in PeopleSoft Human Capital Management, PeopleSoft Enterprise Learning Management, Oracle Taleo Recruiting and Onboarding Cloud through various new development, support and implementation projects. In her previous experience, she has worked on end-to-end new product development and has owned various releases of HCM modules in Oracle India Pvt. Ltd as a Product Manager. She has attended various conferences including Oracle HCM user group conference 2013 and her areas of interests are HR technologies in Talent Acquisition, Talent Management and Employee Engagement.


Hemantkumar Lothe

Lead Consultant, EAS / ORCALL, Infosys

Hemantkumar LotheHemant has 13 years of experience working in the IT sector. As an Oracle applicant functional consultant, he specializes in packaged implementation in Oracle Projects Suite.

Hemant has successfully implemented and delivered the Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) projects in complex transformational environments. Moreover, he has worked in different industries such as engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC), media, retail, and government.

On his blog posts, Hemant will share seasoned observations on ERP, Oracle ERP, and on how to manage and deliver ERP projects.


Ishwarchandra Patil

Lead Consultant, ORCALL

Ishwarchandra PatilIshwarchandra has 12+ years of experience with expertise in Financial Reporting, Financial Systems including Hyperion Financial Management and Hyperion Financial Reporting. Has past experience of working with corporate finance teams of global corporations and has a good experience in Forecasting, Financial Planning & Analysis and MIS Reporting. He is experienced in user training, formulating and documenting processes around financial reporting.

Ishwar is a keen learner of new technologies in EPM space. Currently he handles Hyperion applications support and maintenance for one of the leading financial services companies and has participated in evaluating latest cloud technologies like EPRCS and FCCS. He is an active participant of practice level initiatives involving Hyperion technologies like consulting, solution designs and client workshops.


Jaskirat Singh

Principal Consultant - Oracle Supply Chain Management, Infosys

Jaskirat SinghJaskirat is a Principal Consultant at Infosys. He has 15+ years of professional experience in IT consulting spread across retail and manufacturing clients. He has been part of many business transformation programs using Oracle Applications in Supply Chain Management (SCM). He specializes in the areas of Order to Cash (O2C) and Procure to Pay (P2P) business processes. He has worked extensively on Oracle Order Management, Advanced Pricing, Shipping Execution, Oracle Inventory, Oracle Purchasing, Oracle Manufacturing modules, and various other technical tools. He is a certified Oracle Procurement Cloud & Oracle Order Management Cloud implementation specialist. Being a University Silver Medalist, Jaskirat holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Communication Engineering. Through his blog posts he will share insights into the latest Oracle Cloud & EBS product features in SCM.


Jay Kuncham

Senior Technology Architect, Infosys

Jay KunchamJay Kuncham is an accomplished business professional with experience in design, development and implementation of technical architecture solutions in large/complex ERP implementations. He brings in 14+ years of IT consulting experience in Enterprise Architecture, technical programs management, design & implementation of IT and business transformation solutions to clients spread across various industries. He specializes in Oracle EBS technology stack, fusion middleware and BI analytics.


Jayamala Vernekar

Lead Consultant, Oracle CX

Jayamala VernekarJayamala is having 13+ years of experience in CRM Space and has worked on several CRM products like Siebel, CRM On Demand and Fusion. At Infosys CX competency, she actively contributes to CX improved offerings, cloud transformation and knowledge sharing by exploring various leading CX products and solutions.

Jayamala is avid learner and keeps close tab on latest technological advances in the areas of CX Cloud, Big Data analytics, etc. Prior to joining Infosys, Jayamala has worked with Oracle Consulting, Oracle Product Development and IBM.


Jeevananda R

Senior Systems Engineer, ORCALL, Infosys

Jeevananda RJeevananda is a Senior Systems Engineer working for Infosys Retail ORCALL practice with extensive HPCM Essbase support experience. He has 3.2 years of IT experience in Hyperion Profitability and Cost Management (HPCM), Informatica, Python, and Essbase. His key strengths are high adaptivity to a team environment, proven ability to work in a fast-paced team environment, and proactiveness while learning new technologies.



Jitendra Kumar

Senior Consultant, Infosys

Jitendra KumarJitendra has an experience primarily in consulting – IT and banking operations, project implementation, testing, and support and maintenance. He is Hyperion Planning and Essbase certified professional.

From being an associate consultant when he joined in 2011, he has been promoted to a Senior Consultant. He is a key player in his project owing to his business analysis and technology implementation skills. Apart from having a strong techno-functional background, he has good knowledge of banking operations, Oracle Hyperion planning and Oracle Essbase. He is involved in requirement gathering, preparing design documents, and support and enhancement of Hyperion Planning and Essbase solution for various projects.

He has an MBA degree in Finance from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi and holds a bachelor’s degree (B. Tech) in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) from Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi.

He will essentially write on topics related to compacting ASO outline using ESSCMDQ utility and EPM system, and the role of an EPM consultant.


Kartik Kumar

Senior Consultant, CRM – Manufacturing, Infosys

Kartik KumarWith over seven years of experience, Kartik has worked extensively on CRM modules such as field service, call center, sales, and marketing management. He is also well-versed in customer experience management (CXM) and Siebel Open UI.

Kartik has built several proofs of concept (POCs) and solutions using CX products such as Eloqua, InQuira, and RightNow.

He will blog on topics including CRM, CXM, social CRM, Oracle, and latest trends in this space.


Kaushal Kumar

Technology Architect, ORCALL BIEPM, Infosys

Kaushal KumarKaushal has over 11 years of experience in extract, transform, and load (ETL), analytics / business intelligence, and data warehousing; and acts as a subject matter expert in ETL, data warehouse design, and Hyperion integration. He has led several key accounts involving complex ETL requirements, custom data warehouse design, enterprise resource planning (ERP) analytics; and Hyperion integration design, implementation, and support. He has also led several consulting and technical assignments delivering value to clients across US, Europe, Asia-Pacific, and Middle East geographies; and across manufacturing, retail, banking, publishing, education, and utilities domains.

He has been working proficiently at various levels; namely, association with end-users for requirements determination, defining the system scope, gap analysis, development, testing, user acceptance testing, and documentation. In addition, he is a Technical Architect of ETL and custom warehouse design in Infosys, and holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from a reputed university in India.


Kodanda Chakravarthy Gurru (Chakri)

Technology Architect, ORCALL, Infosys

KodandaChakri has more than 13 years of experience in building and implementing end-to-end reporting solutions for global customers across industry domains. At Infosys Oracle competency, he actively contributes to data warehousing / business intelligence projects predominantly Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE) and its related products. Besides, he also engages in knowledge sharing by exploring various leading reporting and extract, transform, and load (ETL) products and solutions.

An avid learner, he keeps close tabs on latest technological advances in OBIEE and DataStage, Informatica (on-premise as well as Cloud), Wave analytics, etc. He has successfully implemented Business Intelligence Cloud Service (BICS) and 12c upgrade recently. For more than seven years, he has been associated with customer relationship management (CRM) and non-CRM ecosystem with core competencies of CRM products — Oracle Cloud, Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) and Sales Force Dot Com (SFDC). His blog posts will be on topics like multi-language implementation in BICS, and other related topics.


Kranthi Askani

Consultant, OTM, Infosys

KranthiKranthi Askani has been part of the Infosys Oracle Transportation Management (OTM) competency group for the last seven years. With a total experience of 10 years, he holds an MBA degree in operations from Great Lakes Institute of Management.

In his blogs, he will blog on topics related to logistics, supply chain, Oracle OpenWorld, Oracle products, and other related topics.


Krishna Kishore Babu Kondraguntla

Principal Consultant, ORCBIEPM

Krishna Kishore Babu KondraguntlaKrishna Kishore is a certified Hyperion professional having 14+ years of experience designing and implementing end-to-end Hyperion planning solutions for global customers, across multiple industries. He actively contributes to improve Infosys EPM competency by providing training, actively sharing knowledge online, and performing several pre-sales activities.

He is an avid learner and keeps a close tab on the latest technical advances in the areas of Hyperion and the latest Hyperion Cloud service offerings. He has been associated with Hyperion for about more than 14 years focusing on Hyperion Essbase, Planning, Reporting, Smart View, and Cloud versions (most recently). Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with Genpact (GE project), JP Morgan Chase (in Columbus, OH, USA), Concophillips (in Houston, TX, USA) in various roles, from that of a developer to a consultant. He has been predominantly working in various Hyperion pre-sales activities and competency development projects along with project delivery during his current tenure in Infosys.


Kuppa Sri Jayaram

Group Project Manager, Oracle CX

Kuppa Sri JayaramJayaram has over 20 years of experience in IT and manufacturing industries. Jayaram’s experience spans across various domains like Hi-Tech, Automotive and Aerospace. He has worked on and managed several projects that involve implementation of packages, validation services, engineering design and analysis.

Jayaram holds M.S. from IIT, Madras and has publications in reputed journals like ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, AIAA Journal of Thermo-physics and Heat Transfer etc. He has also co-authored few articles on software testing.


Mahesh Kulkarni

Senior Associate Consultant, Oracle BI-EPM

Mahesh KulkarniMahesh is an Oracle-certified BI Consultant having over seven years of experience in design and development of custom and packaged Business Intelligence applications. He has rich experience in implementation and support of OBIEE, Oracle BI Apps and Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) applications. Besides, he has in-depth functional knowledge in Procure to Pay, planning/budgeting and strategic sourcing.

Mahesh has worked on various complex engagements from global locations, primarily for manufacturing, retail and public sector clients. He believes in technology-led business model innovation, and is keenly enhancing competence in new trends such as machine learning-based predictive analytics, big data and cloud transformation. Along with his primary forte of Oracle BI, he has also worked on other technologies such as Qlickview, Oracle APEX and Oracle EBS Sourcing. He actively contributes to pre-sales and competency-building activities apart from project delivery.

Mahesh holds a bachelor's degree in electronics and communications engineering, and a post graduate diploma in international business.


Manav Anand

Technology Analyst, Hyperion – LSSORC, Infosys

Manav AnandManav has nearly five years of experience in the IT Industry. He is an Oracle-certified HFM implementation specialist and his expertise lies in analyzing and implementing financial consolidation systems and their reporting. His core competency is in designing and implementing inter-application integrations, including source to Hyperion and inter- Hyperion applications leveraging the latest and greatest version of FDM branded as FDMEE.

Manav has been working closely with the Oracle Senior Product team to resolve issues and bugs in the latest product version and to enhance product capabilities. He is an active member on World Press forum. He will blog on topics such as Hyperion, FDM, FDMEE, and Hyperion Integrations.


Manish Naik

Principal Consultant - Oracle Manufacturing and Supply Chain, Enterprise Application Services, Infosys

Manish NaikManish has over 14 years of consulting experience in end-to-end business transformation projects leveraging Oracle Enterprise Applications. In the role of a manufacturing and supply chain SME, he has provided consulting services to global clients in discrete manufacturing and automation space. In addition to anchoring delivery engagements, he is also regularly engaged in proposals, pre-sales, demos and boot camps. Manish is an Oracle certified ‘E-Business Suite R12 SCM Implementation Specialist’ and ‘11i Discrete Manufacturing Implementation Champion’.

He is an active player in thought leadership initiative and has authored and presented several white papers in international conferences such as OAUG Collaborate and Connection Point (US), UKOUG Applications (UK), DOAG Applications (Germany), Oracle Value Chain Summit (US) and APICS PDM (US).

Manish will write about new Oracle products and enhancements in manufacturing and value chain execution area, implementation best practices, industry trends and technologies driving automation and internet of things.


Marwin Saldanha

Technology Lead, ORC BIEPM

Marwin SaldanhaMarwin has over 11 years of experience working on Oracle Business Intelligence (BI) platform solutions for customers across various industry domains. At Infosys, he has contributed to various on-premise and cloud BI solutions, while also providing training and artifacts to enable knowledge sharing.

Having started his career at Infosys, he has worked across technologies like Oracle Transactional Business Intelligence (OTBI), Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) 12c, DataStage, and Informatica to deliver quality BI solutions. He is a keen learner, and believes that change is constant in technology, and one must constantly be in touch with the latest technologies to deliver quality solutions.


Mayank Kumar

Principal Consultant – Energy, Utilities, Communications, and Services, Infosys

Mayank KumarMayank has more than eight years of experience in the IT industry.

In his current role, he leads the Infosys Communications Lab and provides functional and technical consulting for end-to-end design of communications solutions and project management. He also manages the solutions portfolio, based on Oracle technologies, for the communications industry.

Mayank will blog on communications industry trends, Oracle Rapid Offer Design and Order Delivery (RODOD), cross-channel solutions, and customer experience management.


Mayank Sharma

Senior Consultant, Oracle Customer Experience (CX)

Mayank SharmaMayank has over eight years of experience in managing and executing projects in the enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) domain. He has successfully delivered projects using both agile and waterfall methodologies, operating in a global delivery model. He holds a master’s degree in business administration and has earned Project Management Professional (PMP) certification as well as a certification in Agile.

Mayur Bhaskarrao Deshmukh

Senior Associate Consultant, ORCBIEPM

Mayur Bhaskarrao DeshmukhMayur is a Senior Associate Consultant with over seven years of experience in building and articulating Oracle Hyperion on-premise, as well as cloud solutions for global customers across domains. At Infosys ORCBIEPM competency, he actively contributes to Hyperion Cloud trainings, proof of concepts (PoC), building active online presence, and knowledge sharing documents by exploring various leading Hyperion Cloud products and solutions.

He is a Hyperion Essbase/Planning expert having handled application development process in Oracle Hyperion EPM products suite – Oracle Hyperion Essbase, Oracle Hyperion Planning, Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service(PBCS), enterprise planning and Budgeting Cloud Service (EPBCS) , Financial Data Management Enterprise Solution (FDMEE), Hyperion Financial Reporting (HFR), Essbase Analytics Link (EAL), Essbase Studio, Essbase Integration Services (EIS), which involves financial budgeting, planning solutions on Windows as well as Unix platform. In addition, he has strong experience working on SAP products such as SAP business objects and SAP Business Warehouse. He has worked in a wide range of industries including manufacturing (automobile), banking, retail consumer logistics, pharmaceuticals, and life science on various implementation projects. Prior to joining Infosys, he has been involved in consulting, competency development, and project delivery.

Meha Garg

Technology Lead

Meha GargMeha has around eight years of experience on different versions of Hyperion Suite and Cognos Reporting. She has primarily worked on Account Reconciliation Cloud Service implementation, Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Hyperion Data Relationship Management (DRM), Financial Data Quality Management Enterprise Edition, and Hyperion Reporting tools such as financial reporting and interactive reporting on support and maintenance.

Milind Bhamare

Senior Technology Architect, Oracle CX

Milind BhamareMilind has about 18 years of experience in the IT industry, including software design, development and application configuration. He has close to 9+ years of hands-on experience on Siebel CRM Applications. He is well-versed with telecom and public sector domains, and has extensively worked on Agile methodology of software development.

Milind has performed roles like E2E Solution Architect, Siebel Solution Design and Siebel Tech Lead. He has strong CRM exposure and has worked extensively on various functional technical capabilities of Siebel, including Siebel Order Management and Product Model, Integration, WF Process, etc.

His key strengths are:

  • Detailed understanding of E2E stack across telecom and public sector domain.
  • Experience on Green Field implementation
  • Well-versed with Siebel functional and technical capabilities
  • Functional understanding of billing and middleware capabilities

He will write blog posts on topics like CX experience improvement, CX, digital, etc.

Mohammad Haider Talat

Consultant, Oracle SCM

Mohammad Haider TalatMohammad Haider is an Oracle Supply Chain Management (SCM) Consultant having seven years of industry experience in total, and four years as a functional consultant specializing in Oracle Global Trade Management. He is experienced in the implementation, rollout, upgrade, and support of multiple Oracle SCM projects for several multinational enterprises based in the US, Europe, and Asia Pacific (APAC).

Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with KPIT Technologies and NHPC Limited, where he has been involved in providing manufacturing and SCM-related consulting to various local and international enterprises.

Haider has a Master’s degree in International Business from Indian Institute of Foreign Trade (IIFT). His areas of interest on which he will be blogging include global trade management, transportation management, and international SCM.

Mohanish Mahajan

Lead Consultant, Infosys

Mohanish MahajanMohanish is a functional consultant with Oracle Supply Chain practice at Infosys. He has over 12 years of experience in product management, consulting, implementation, upgrade and testing of Oracle EBS, as well cloud applications. He will blog about Oracle cloud supply chain applications.

Mohanraj Dhamodharan

Senior Systems Engineer, Oracle BIEPM

Mohanraj DhamodharanMohan has over three years of experience in administering Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE), Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC), and Informatica tools. At Infosys Oracle competency, he contributes immensely by bringing in automation and suggesting several new ideas for improving current processes.

He is an avid learner who eagerly looks forward to engaging in technically challenging tasks, and enhancing his knowledge by learning advanced technologies.

Mohammad Khaja Qamruddin

Senior Consultant, BI

Mohammad Khaja QamruddinQamar is a business intelligence (BI) consultant having over 12 years of experience in building and articulating BI solutions for global customers across industry domains. At Infosys BI competency, he actively contributes to BI improved offerings, in both on-premise and cloud-based products and solutions.

He is an avid learner and keeps close tabs on the latest technological advances in the areas of analytics, workforce planning, budgeting, etc. Prior to joining Infosys, he has been involved in consulting, pre-sales, competency development, and project delivery.

Mohammed Rashid

Principal Technology Architect, Growth Market Unit (GMU) – Oracle practice, Infosys

Mohammed RashidMohammed Rashid has more than 18 years of industry experience in multiple end-to-end system implementation engagements.

Rashid has led teams that provide in-depth technology consulting services to customers on formulating IT strategies, implementing enterprise resource planning (ERP) programs, and executing upgrade / rollout engagements. As Principal Technology Architect, he is currently working on complex Oracle E-Business R12.2 implementation and upgrades, pre-sales, and practice-building activities in the Growth Market Unit (GMU).

Rashid’s blogger space will be devoted to conversations on Oracle applications, Exadata, Exalogic, and trends in Oracle technologies.


Mohammed Shariff

Principal Consultant, ORCALL

Mohammed ShariffMohammed has over 13 years of experience in retail and consumer packaged goods (CPG). At Infosys, he is part of Oracle Enterprise Performance Management center of excellence. As an Oracle-certified professional for Essbase and Hyperion, his forte is development and implementation of large, data warehouse and business intelligence projects that are primarily designed using Oracle suite of applications.

Prior to Infosys, Mohammed worked in the banking, financial services, and insurance (BFSI) sector for 11 years, where he implemented enterprise reporting systems for the world’s largest banks and money markets.

As he has keen interest in Oracle Cloud products, his blogs will cover topics related to cloud implementations and their advantages over on-premises applications.


Mohan Balaji Chimakurthy

Lead Consultant, Oracle Value Chain Planning Specialist, Infosys

Mohan Balaji ChimakurthyMohan Balaji has over ten years of IT experience as a supply chain Planning (SCP) consultant using Oracle Value Chain Planning (VCP) suite of applications. His core area of expertise in supply planning is through Oracle Advanced Supply Chain Planning (ASCP) and Oracle Production Scheduling (PS). In addition, Mohan has experience in inventory planning through Oracle Inventory Optimization (IO).

He carries a wealth of knowledge gained through different IT assignments ranging from assisting businesses with business process restructuring, implementation, upgrade, support, and in the continuous improvement Mohan has worked with clients following different manufacturing strategies such as make to stock (MTS), make to order (MTO), and engineer to order (ETO) in different manufacturing environments - such as discrete manufacturing, process manufacturing, and project manufacturing.

He has a master’s degree in manufacturing systems engineering (manufacturing management). Moreover, Mohan is an Oracle E-Business Suite R12 advanced supply chain planning consultant certified expert (OCP in ASCP), a certified six-sigma green belt associate, and has cleared the first three levels of the APICS CPIM certification.

He will bring this vast experience to his blog posts, providing insights on topics such as Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) and supply chain planning (specializing in Oracle VCP).


Mouleeswar Kothandaraman

Senior Technology Architect, Oracle HCM (WFM)

Mouleeswar KothandaramanMouleeswar is a Senior Technology Architect in the Workforce Management space and has 13.5 years of overall experience in building IT solutions to various global customers across industries. He anchors the solution development and emerging technologies initiative within the WFM practice at Infosys.

He has a keen eye for emerging technologies and his favourites include Cloud, Mobility etc. in Enterprise Applications space, specifically WFM. He has an overall 10+ years of work experience in Workforce Management domain involving in multiple projects delivery, technology consulting, presales, solution builds and competency development activities. He also holds a certificate in “Kronos Private Cloud Implementation” from Kronos Inc., a global WFM leader, as part of the partner training program.


Mrinalini Sharma

Senior Consultant, Oracle HCM Competency

Mrinalini SharmaMrinalini has eight years of experience in Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) application development, support, product management, and consulting. Her expertise in Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) comes from working on various HCM modules like Self-Service Human Resources (SSHR) and Core HR. In addition, her experience in new development, support, and implementation projects of Oracle Financials has amplified her capabilities in this space.

She has also worked on a mobile testing app by integrating it with Oracle SSHR in previous projects. She is an avid learner and keeps a close tab on the latest technological advances in the HCM area. She is certified in Oracle Cloud HCM, and has received training on new releases of Oracle Fusion Absence Management, Oracle Fusion Performance Management, and Oracle Fusion Goal Management.

Through her blog posts, she will share her experience in understanding where the Self-Service system stands today, how Self -Service is a must from business perspective, and much more.


Munish Kashyap

Principal Consultant, B/OSS Architect, and Program Lead

Munish KashyapWith over 16 years of experience, Munish is a veteran who has donned multiple roles such as program lead, E2E architect, project lead, business analyst, subject matter expert (SME), and domain consultant. He has led, delivered, designed, and consulted E2E B/OSS transformations programs for more than five years, complemented by rich experience on BSS solutions spanning Retail, Interconnect and mediation implementations, upgrades and transformations.

His blog posts will reflect insights on themes including domain, business, IT strategy consulting, and BSS solutions management.


Navpreet Singh

Principal Consultant, Oracle BI-EPM

Navpreet SinghNavpreet has extensive consulting and implementation experience in Oracle BI-EPM and Risk Analytics space. While working in the respective domain he has lead multiple end-to-end engagements across geographies in diverse industries spanning Banking, Retail, Telecom, Services & Utilities, Oil & Gas and Education. At Infosys, he is part of the Centre of Excellence Team for Oracle BI-EPM Competency working on Solution Design, & Implementation. Prior to joining Infosys he has worked in capacity of Research Analyst with a leading Debt Markets player.

He has keen interest in EPM trends and likes to write on various topics ranging from pragmatics of EPM to related trends; his other subjects of interest comprise of Environmental Performance to nuances of Interest rates.


Neha Barnawal

Consultant, Manufacturing-Oracle, Infosys

Neha BarnawalNeha is an IT professional with over seven years of experience. At Infosys, Neha is a process and domain consultant in Manufacturing-Oracle unit. She specializes in financial supply chain management (FSCM) and human capital management (HCM) business processes. She has worked on end-to-end PeopleSoft HCM implementation and integrations with third party systems.

Neha takes a keen interest in all things manufacturing and will blog on topics such as cloud, Oracle products, and trends in financial supply chain management processes.


Neha Lohra

Consultant, Financial Services and Insurance – Oracle, Infosys

Neha LohraNeha is a financial and insurance domain consultant with expertise in PeopleSoft Financials. She has over nine years of experience in PeopleSoft Financials across different modules, and with various client-facing roles. She is functionally proficient in applications implementation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) products, customization, maintenance, interfacing / reporting, data conversion, upgrade, production support, and testing. She is known for delivering quality improvements and root cause analysis for various scenarios operating in a global delivery model. In addition, she has actively worked on various pre-sales activities, emphasising on request for proposal (RFP) preparation, solution designing, effort and estimation, timelines, and assessing risks across various industries.

Through her blogs, she plans to focus and create awareness on various Oracle products and offers insights on imparting the benefits of the same to customers.


Neeraj Jha

Principal Consultant – Energy, Communications and Services, Oracle Business Intelligence, Infosys

Neeraj JhaNeeraj is an IT professional with over 15 years of experience. He has provided end-to-end consulting on business and technology transformation initiatives – including strategy definition, business intelligence roadmap, and assessment. In addition to this, he has worked on multi-geography rollout and co-existence strategies.

Neeraj will provide valuable insights on Oracle Business Intelligence, usage of Oracle products, and data warehousing in his blogs.


Nilabja Dey

Industry Principal – Manufacturing vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

NilabjaNilabja has over 17 years of professional experience in business and IT consulting, business process re- engineering, ERP product conceptualization and worldwide launch initiatives, presales, delivery and program management in ERP and ADM Program implementation, and support for clients in multiple geographies in the supply chain consulting domain.

Nilabja’s blogs are themed around supply chain domain requirements of the market and different verticals such as manufacturing, retail and logistics service provider (LSP); need for new service offerings for specific markets; market-specific localization need; innovative and low cost solution needs aimed at reducing total cost of operation (TCO).


Nishant Agarwal

Senior Consultant, Oracle Project Portfolio Management

Nishant AgarwalNishant Agarwal is a Project Portfolio Management (PPM) Cloud Consultant with industry experience of 10 years in total, and 8 years as a functional consultant specializing in Oracle Projects Suite. He has experience in the implementation, rollout, upgrade, and support of Oracle Project Costing, Project Billing, Project Management, and their integrations with other modules - both in Fusion Cloud and EBS R12/11i.

Having worked on multiple application implementations, he is skilled in business design, fit-gap-analysis, Oracle to Third Party Systems Integrations, etc. He is part of Oracle Projects Center of Excellence (CoE) at Infosys, and is an Oracle-certified Fusion PPM cloud and Oracle EBS Projects R12 implementation specialist.

Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with Wipro, Sopra, Apps Associates, TCS, and others; where he was involved in consulting, presales, competency development, and project delivery. Topics of interest include Oracle Project Portfolio Management and its integrations.


Nishant Kaila

Consultant, Business Intelligence – Oracle practice, Infosys

Nishant KailaWith more than seven years of experience, Nishant Kaila is a seasoned business intelligence (BI) consultant. He has managed implementations of several BI solutions for global companies across the banking, telecom, life sciences, and services sectors.

He also has significant product expertise in extract, transform, and load (ETL) tools, such as Informatica and Ab Initio, and reporting platforms such as Oracle Business Intelligence.

Nishant will share his insights on business intelligence, social networking, and advanced technologies.


Nitin Dadarao Nakat

Senior Consultant, Oracle Projects

Nitin Dadarao NakatNiteen is Oracle Fusion PPM Cloud 2016 PreSales Specialist certified professional having 9 years of experience in building and articulating EBS Projects Solutions for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys EBS Projects competency, he actively contributes to internal cloud training, Cloud RFP response & Demo preparation team for Fusion Project Portfolio Management.

Niteen has good Experience of Project execution through Requirement Gathering, Analysis and Documentation, Process Mapping/Optimization and Solution Designing as per AIM Methodology. Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with Cap Gemini, TCS, IBM and involved in Consulting, Presales, Competency development.


Nitin Dafade

Senior Associate Consultant – MFGORC, Infosys

Nitin DafadeNitin has over six years of experience in the IT industry, out of which three have been spent at Infosys. He specializes in Oracle Siebel CRM and Oracle CXM technologies.

Nitin has been a recipient of the Spot Award for Oracle CRM on Demand implementation. In the past three years, he has worked on several implementation, development, and support projects in areas such as order management, field service, and auto finance solution for major automobile and manufacturing companies.

Topics such as Oracle Sales Cloud, Oracle CRM on Demand, Oracle Service Cloud, and Oracle CXM technologies will be the focus of attention on Nitin’s blog.


Onkar Padhye

Senior Consultant, Oracle CX

Onkar PadhyeOnkar has 11+ years of experience with specialization CRM consulting & implementation. He has worked on multiple domains like Telecom, Retail, Manufacturing, and Public Sector.

He has been working on various Oracle CX products for customers across verticals. He is Oracle certified implementation specialist for CPQ Cloud & Siebel CRM applications.

He has keen interest in CX Cloud, CPQ, Digital Marketing and Internet of Things.


Pahar Singh

Technology Lead, ORCBIEPM

Pahar SinghPahar is a specialist in Informatica PowerCenter Data Integration 9.x: and Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI) Foundation Suite 11g. He has more than eight years of experience in ETL (extract, transform, and load) and reporting using multiple tools and technologies for global customers across multiple domains. At Infosys Oracle BIEPM (OBIEPM) unit, he actively contributes to data integration and analytical and operational reporting solutions along with knowledge sharing via available forums such as competency level sharing, KShop and automation activities. He has been associated with OBIEPM for the last six years and his core competencies include data warehousing and operational reporting products like Informatica, DataStage, OBIEE, DAC, and related tools.

An avid learner, Pahar likes to explore multiple options while solving a problem. Prior to joining Infosys, he worked with Tata Consultancy Services and KPIT Cummins, and was involved in the development and support of logistics solutions using Informatica and other data integration tools. Through his blog posts, he would share information about OBIEE-Workday integration, and other related topics.


Pahul Sharma

Senior Associate Consultant

Pahul SharmaPahul is Hyperion Planning certified professional having around 8 years of experience in developing Hyperion planning and Essbase applications. He has extensive experience in being in charge of projects in all its phases — support, development, and implementation. He is also certified in PBCS (Hyperion planning Cloud).

He holds a Bachelor of technology degree in computer science stream from Punjab Technical University. In addition to being a good learner, he is always keen in learning new technologies available in the market. He is also fond of sharing day-to-day learning(s) during projects through the medium of blogging. He also owns a personal blog on Hyperion. Pahul has also been part of Hyperion upgrade, which involves Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Hyperion Planning (HP), FDMEE and Essbase applications to 11.1.2.4. He has successfully automated many Hyperion tools for customers. In addition, he is actively involved in managing client proposals and suggestions.


Pavan Swaminathan

Consultant, Oracle HCM

Pavan SwaminathanEquipped with a degree in Business Administration from a leading B school in India, a passion for technology and over 7 years of experience across industries, Pavan has a strong understanding on evolving business trends. Having worked in organizations across geographies like India, Germany, Bhutan and Australia, he has a rich perspective on how technology amalgamates with business in the HCM space and how culture influences organizational dynamics.

He has worked on several Business Research and GTM solutions on Products in the HCM and Sustainability space and has a keen eye for the latest technology trends. He also handles delivery for ERP on Cloud in the HCM space. He also writes for Flarrio.com and was featured in the HCM thought leaders column on PiQube (https://blog.piqube.com/2016/07/18/10-experts-share-their-views-on-predictive-analytics/)


Pawan Rampuria

Senior Consultant, ORCALL

Pawan RampuriaPawan is an Oracle Service Cloud and Siebel CRM certified professional. He has over 11 years of experience in multiple phases of project lifecycle — such as requirement gathering, solution design, validation, support, and rollout of customer relationship management (CRM) and business intelligence (BI) applications — across automotive and high tech manufacturing domains. In the time that he has spent in Infosys, he has played an active role in designing and validating solutions in multiple projects of credit bureau reporting for captive auto-finance clients. Prior to that, he was engaged in implementing Oracle Siebel Automotive Captive Finance solutions in multiple areas like collections, auction, title management, etc.

Pawan has received multiple Insta awards and the Galaxy Award as the ‘Most Valuable Player’ in his unit in December 2016, for his contributions in various projects at Infosys. Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with CMC Ltd. and has extensive domain experience in the areas of sales, service, spares, and finance integration in Siebel CRM eAutomotive applications.


Payal Kapoor

Technology Lead, FDMEE – LSSORC, Infosys

Payal KapoorPayal has about eight years of experience in delivering solutions based on Oracle technologies. She has successfully delivered integration solutions to several clients on various ETL and data integration technologies such as ODI, FDM, and FDMEE. Payal has also been the recipient of the BRAVO award twice and has received several accolades from clients.

She will blog about FDMEE, data integration, ETL tools, and other Oracle technologies.


Prabhoo K

Principal Consultant

Prabhoo KPrabhoo is a Principal Consultant with the Oracle Practice at Infosys Ltd. He has over 12 years of experience in Oracle ERP applications and specializes in implementation, rollout, upgrade and support assignments. He has been helping clients in the US, England, Singapore, and other locations, and his focus areas include supply chain management and distribution. He will be writing blog posts on topics like Oracle ERP Applications, Oracle SaaS, and Supply Chain Management.



Prakash Chimnani

Lead Consultant, Oracle CX

Prakash ChimnaniPrakash has around 10 years of experience working in the area of Incentive Compensation. At Infosys, he is part of the functional solutions, client deliveries for Oracle Incentive Compensation. He has experience working for Telecommunication, Manufacturing and Retail clients.

He has keen interest in Incentive Compensation domain trends and likes to write on various topics on Oracle cloud, Incentive Compensation, Sales Performance Management.


Pramod Kumar Rijhwani

Principal Consultant

Pramod Kumar 

RijhwaniPramod Rijhwani is a senior consulting leader in the IT industry with over 20 years of industry experience especially using the Oracle ERP platform.

He is currently working as the solution architect for multiple programs using Oracle ERP platform. Over the last two decades, he has delivered solutions for 20+ programs spanning multiple industries spreading across Americas, APAC and EMEA.

As a thought leader, he is responsible for developing new solutions especially around the finance domain. A few of the solutions he has built is around building the Infosys finance capability maturity model, Infosys period close accelerator, Infosys solution for finance digital transformation, Infosys solution for building and modification of chart of accounts.

Pramod is a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India and a Cost Accountant from the Institute of Cost and Works Accountants of India.


Pranjal Porwal

Sr. Consultant, Oracle Process & Domain Consulting

Pranjal PorwalPranjal is Oracle certified Siebel CRM Business Analyst having 9+ years of experience in building and articulating solutions for customers across auto-finance industry domain.

Pranjal has worked in Requirement Gathering and Business Analysis of Asset/Contract Management solutions like Account Collections Management, Customer Service, Compliance Correspondence, Payment Processing, Credit Bureau Reporting, Remarketing and Recovery processes. At Infosys, he has been a regular contributor to KShop and has worked towards analysis and business scenario identification for our AI Platform.

He has been involved in implementation of Oracle Siebel Automotive Captive Finance solutions involving following Automotive Finance departments:

Lease End & Remarketing, Credit Reporting & Dispute Handling, Customer Service and Collections , Recovery and Bankruptcy, Automotive Pricing, Dialer File Generation


Prasad Shiurkar

Technology Architect, Oracle CX

Prasad ShiurkarA certified consultant in Oracle Siebel CRM, Microsoft CRM and Prince2 Practitioner, Prasad has over 12 years of experience on CRM implementations across domains such as Telecom, Energy and Utility, Finance.

At Infosys, Prasad is contributing to project delivery and proposal activities for Siebel CRM and Oracle Sales Cloud technologies and has good hands-on experience on both technologies. Prior to Infosys, Prasad has worked with Cognizant Technology Solutions and TechMahindra in roles such as Solution design, Project delivery, Support and Management.

Prashanth Asani

Technology Analyst, Oracle BI

Prashanth AsaniPrashanth has nearly six years of experience in business intelligence and data warehousing. He has worked on developing customized reporting solution for one of the key clients of Infosys in publishing domain. Responsible for end-to-end delivery, he caters to requirement gathering, technical validations, and handling both support and enhancements tracks.

An avid learner, he keeps close tabs on latest technological advances in OBIEE, Informatica, Talend (on-premise as well as Cloud) and BI Apps etc. He has successfully implemented Business Intelligence Cloud Service (BICS) and 12c upgrade recently.


Prithiba Dhinakaran

Lead Consultant, Oracle BI/EPM

Prithiba DhinakaranPrithiba is Hyperion Essbase and Planning certified professional having 11+ years of experience in building and articulating Hyperion Solutions for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys BI/EPM competency, she actively contributes to BI/EPM improved offerings, cloud transformation, knowledge sharing by exploring various leading Cloud products and solutions. This is her maiden attempt to write a blog and her journey on-line presence just kicked in with this..

Prithiba is just aspiring for challenges and strong follower of do the different motto. With her recent Lead consultant role, she is indeed all pumped up with energy for greater heights!


Puchakayala Kaviraju

Technology Lead, Infosys

Puchakayala KavirajuKaviraju is an Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI) Foundation certified implementation specialist. He has 10 years of experience in OBI development and administration, and working with OBI apps like Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE), Informatica, and Data Warehouse Administration Console (DAC). An avid learner, he eagerly looks forward to engaging in technically challenging tasks and enhancing his knowledge by learning advanced technologies.



Pulleswara Kakkirala

Lead Consultant, Infosys

Pulleswara KakkiralaPulleswara has 12+ years of experience in Oracle Financials. He has played a key role in several end-to-end business transformation projects, for multiple clients.

He has in-depth consulting experience for implementing Oracle Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and has executed Upgrade rollout and other support engagements. He has also executed key financials solutions and integration with 3rd party systems for many customers. Through his blog posts, Pulleswar would share his thoughts on ERP and Cloud ERP.


Rahul Bansal

Technology Lead, Infosys

Rahul BansalRahul has over 10 years of experience in providing consulting, development, support, and maintenance services on Hyperion Enterprise Performance Management Suite. His primary areas of expertise are Oracle Account Reconciliation Cloud Service (ARCS), Hyperion Financial Management (HFM), Hyperion Shared Services (HSS), Hyperion Smartview, and performing Hyperion admin activities.

He loves working with HFM and has proven credentials in improving consolidation processes as well as helping realize automation, resulting in improved financial close cycles. A SmartView guru, he is the pioneer of Account Reconciliation Cloud Service (ARCS) implementations at Infosys Limited.


Rajan Gupta

Lead Consultant, Oracle ORCALL

Rajan GuptaRajan has over 13 years of experience in leading and handling Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) 11i, R12, and Fusion projects. He is Project Management Professional (PMP) certified, Fusion certified specialist for Oracle Project Portfolio Management, Certified Implementation specialist for Oracle Projects R12, and an Oracle Certified associate. His core strengths include solution scoping, business flow mapping, process and domain consulting, project execution, and defect-free execution, on time delivery.

With respect to Oracle applications, his competencies lies in project resource management, foundation, costing, billing, and management. He has worked extensively on Oracle projects on a wide range of assignments, including five full cycle implementations, projects scoping, and client presentations.


Raj Kumar Jain

Lead Consultant, Process and Domain Consulting

Raj Kumar JainRaj has over 12 years of rich ERP experience in various IT roles in Tier-1 MNCs in finance and supply chain domain across industries with exposure to Procure 2 Pay, Order to Cash and Record to Report processes. He has gone through the journey of multiple global Oracle Application implementation, upgrade and rollout projects in Agile and Waterfall methodologies across geographies. Raj has extensively worked on integration with Oracle Application R12 using Financial Accounting Hub (FAH) for different banking front-end product systems. He is trained and Oracle pre-sales certified in Oracle Cloud Financial and Procurement Applications. He is very pragmatic in offering solutions to the complex business requirements.

Raj will be very keen in sharing his practical experiences predominantly on Oracle on-premises and Cloud solutions.


Rakesh Ganesan

Technology Analyst, ORCALL

Rakesh GanesanRakesh has over six years of experience with specialization in extract, transformation and load (ETL) and ELT data integration, data analysis, server administration, environment setup, and data warehousing. He has extensive experience working with various ETL tools such as DataStage, Informatica PowerCenter, and Informatica Cloud. Currently, he is exploring the Informatica Cloud workspace domain and its integration with Salesforce.

He is an avid learner and keeps himself updated on various upcoming ETL tools and their features over other tools.


Rakhi Makad

Industry Principal, Information Transformation, Manufacturing Unit of Consulting & System Integration, Infosys

Rakhi MakadRakhi heads consulting for Information Transformation in the Manufacturing vertical at Infosys, this includes Business Intelligence & Analytics, Enterprise Performance Management, Enterprise Datawarehouse, Information Management and Big Data. In her current role, she leverages her extensive BI experience in giving directional guidance across BI strategy, performance management, BICC set-up, architectural framework, governance, business blueprinting, implementation and program management and delivery excellence across multiple clients. Rakhi represents Infosys in most external forums like MIT Supply Chain Innovation, SAPPHIRE, SAP Insider, and ASUG on topics of thought leadership and innovation in the information space. She regularly interacts with the client's IT and Business leadership and with analysts and industry experts.

Rakhi shares industry best practices across BI implementations at different customer locations.


Ramakrishnan Subramanian

Industry Principal Consultant, Infosys

Ramakrishnan SubramanianRamkrishnan has 22+ years of experience helping companies improve their business results and operations through strategic process improvements and the use of Oracle technology solutions. Areas of expertise include business process analysis and re-design, Finance and supply chain optimization, deployment of large-scale, global application solutions, global program and project management, and organizational change management which involves also effective and efficient Training.


Ramesh Chandra Mantri

Lead Consultant

Ramesh Chandra MantriRamesh Mantri is a Chartered Accountant. He is working as a Lead Consultant with Infosys and has 10+ years of experience. He has extensive experience in Oracle E-Business Suite and Oracle Fusion. He has led business transformation, implementation, upgrade, enhancement, roll-out, business process reengineering, support and maintenance projects. He has worked for financial service outsourcing, banking, cards, payment and IT service outsourcing industries. His experience include Oracle Financial & SCM Suites. He is passionate about designing solutions for the client that amplifies the effectiveness of the business process and drive greater value.


Ravi Kumar S.

President & Deputy Chief Operating Officer, Infosys

Ravi Kumar SRavi is a President and the Deputy Chief Operating Officer at Infosys. In this role, he leads the Infosys global delivery organization across all global industry segments, driving digital transformation services, application development and maintenance; independent validation services, engineering services, emerging technology solutions, business intelligence & analytics, cloud and infrastructure, and enterprise package applications service lines. In addition, he oversees Infosys Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) and is on the board of Infosys BPO Ltd. He also oversees Infosys operations in Japan. He is the Chairman of the Board of Infosys China and is also on the board of Infosys Public Services and McCamish Systems (an Infosys company).

Previously, Ravi was the Group Head for the Insurance, Healthcare, and Cards and Payments unit, where he drove client services, demand generation, next-generation service offerings, game-changing innovation, and a world-class delivery organization to support clients. In addition to his present role, he is the Executive Sponsor for the US$1+ billion Oracle practice across all industry verticals, which is ranked by leading analysts as one of the top three players. Till recently, he also ran the global alliances organization at Infosys. He has also led the US$700+ million Global Consulting and Systems Integration practice in the manufacturing industry. Spanning a global clientele and other new incubating engines, he built the global Oracle and CRM practices for Infosys. Under his leadership, the Hyderabad Development Center, housing 22,000+ employees, won the Infosys Excellence Award for the Best Development Center five years in a row from 2010 – 2014.

Ravi has over 18 years of experience in the consulting space, incubating new practice lines, driving large transformational programs, and evangelizing new business models across industry segments. He has played diverse roles across organizations within the CRM space for Oracle Corporation, building a next-generation CRM practice at Cambridge Technology Partners. He has also worked on process and technology transformation for the unbundling of Indian State Electricity Boards at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Ravi started his career as a nuclear scientist at the Bhabha Atomic Research Center.

Ravi is a part of several steering committee boards of large transformational initiatives for global clients. He actively writes and blogs on technology-led transformation, big data, next-generation supply chain, digital transformation, and disruptive business models. He is an Honorary Founding Board Member of the Technology Advisory Board at MIT Forum (launched in 2012); Advisory Board of the Global Supply Chain Center at Marshall Business School, University of Southern California; Oracle’s Enterprise Project Portfolio Management (EPPM) Board; and many other industry forums.

Ravi has a master’s degree in business administration from Xavier Institute of Management, Bhubaneswar, India.


Richa Thakur

Consultant, Oracle, Infosys

Richa 

ThakurRicha has over four years of experience and currently serves as Functional Lead for a CRM implementation to deliver field service functionality.

Skilled at multitasking, she has been successful in playing varied roles in a number of CRM transformation programs based on Siebel CRM package. Richa has gained deep knowledge of business processes pertaining to the manufacturing Industry. Also, she is adept at designing varied mobility solutions using the Proof of Concept (PoC) methodology in the sales and service oriented business areas.

Her blogs will feature a wealth of information on topics such as customer experience, customer relationship management, emerging technologies, and latest trends.


Rohit Kaul

Senior Technology Architect

Rohit KaulRohit is an Oracle Certified Professional and Oracle Implementation Specialist (Cloud IaaS, Database and Exadata) with over 18 years of experience in architecting and managing IT/ERP/CRM Oracle database systems in various capacities, such as Oracle E-Business Suite Architect, Administrator, Database Architect/Administrator, and Performance specialist.

He is actively involved in proposing technology solutions in the areas of Oracle Cloud implementations, installation, upgrade, performance tuning, capacity planning, sizing, HA setup (Grid Infrastructure and RAC), troubleshooting, business continuity / disaster recovery (Dataguard), SSL and Load Balancer Setups, backup and recovery (TSM/RMAN) for both Oracle EBS and RDBMS products (including Exadata).

Rohit's blog posts will focus on the latest in Oracle Database and Cloud technology, and how it relates to current customer pain areas, and its implications going ahead.


Rohit Kumar

Principal Consultant, Marketing & Branding, Oracle CX

Rohit KumarRohit has 12+ years of experience in various domains in the IT industry. At Infosys, he is responsible for branding, marketing and alliance related activities for Oracle CX competency. Rohit has been associated with the CRM world for the last 6 years and has worked on various CRM systems. Prior to joining Infosys, Rohit has worked at IBM, SAP Labs & Nagarro wearing multiple hats in sales, business development, presales, marketing & alliances.

He is an avid blogger and has blogged on a variety of topics ranging from technology to social issues.


Rohit Rastogi

Delivery Manager, Infosys

Rohit RastogiRohit Rastogi is a senior business leader in the IT industry with over two decades of experience. He is currently leading the delivery of HealthCare, Insurance, Life Sciences and Manufacturing verticals for Infosys Oracle Practice globally. He has vast experience in managing large clients with global footprint and has been associated with delivering projects with some of the marquee names in the industry. He is passionate about building solutions and has guided his teams to build multiple solutions and thought papers.


Ruchi Sharma

Principal Consultant – MFGORC, Infosys

Ruchi SharmaA technology professional with more than 12 years of experience, Ruchi specializes in implementing business applications. She has worked extensively on Oracle projects and Primavera assignments. This experience has served her well in designing and implementing the contract-to-cash process and a forecasting solution for a leading manufacturing company in the UK. As a hands-on solution architect, she was also instrumental in the global implementation of a project management module for a leading US telecommunications company.

In her blog posts, Ruchi will share a seasoned practitioner’s view of Oracle projects and Fusion Project Portfolio Management.


Rupankar Koushik

Technology Analyst, ORCALL, Infosys

Rupankar KoushikRupankar is a Siebel CRM and Open UI developer having 5+ years of experience in software development across multiple industries. He is a Microsoft-certified programmer in HTML5 using JavaScript/ jQuery and CSS3, and primarily specializes in Web interface development for packaged CRM applications using frameworks and technologies like Siebel Open UI, Java/J2EE, jQuery, etc. He has worked extensively on developing new features and themes for Siebel CRM Open UI.

Rupankar has been an integral part of multiple Siebel CRM upgrades, starting from version 8.1.1.9 to IP15, working with the latest Oracle frameworks to deliver business values. He has also worked on several Siebel CRM projects; focused on achieving business requirements through integration with external systems via Siebel Telephony, voice recognition, etc.


Sachin Srivastava

Technology Lead, Infosys

Sachin SrivastavaSachin is Oracle 9i OCA DBA track certified, and has worked on various flavors of Oracle Technology. He has worked on development, support, and testing projects, as well as on projects related to Oracle PL/SQL, Oracle Application Testing Suite (OATS), Hyperion Planning, Essbase, FDMEE, SAP BODS, Oracle Apex, Oracle ODI, Control-M, Appworx job scheduling, Unix shell scripting, and Perl Script. Having deep knowledge about Oracle DBA, Sachin is an avid learner and keeps a close eye on the latest technologies. He is a self-learner and is ready to work on upcoming technologies.


Sahil Arora

Senior Associate Consultant, ORCBIEPM, Infosys

Sahil AroraSahil is a Senior Associate Consultant at Infosys with more than five years of experience in the IT industry. He has over four years of industry experience in design, development, analysis, testing, review, and maintenance of projects in data warehousing and business intelligence environment. In business intelligence (BI) projects, he has worked with Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g (OBIEE), Oracle Business Intelligence Applications (OBIA), Oracle Data Integrator (ODI), Oracle WebLogic, Oracle Fusion Middleware EM and Linux Scripting, Discoverer Desktop and Admin tools, etc.

Sahil is proficient in end-to-end project implementation, development of reports, installing and configuring OBIEE, performance testing and security; and working on the dashboard, analytics, prompts, etc. He is experienced in debugging, troubleshooting issues related to database (DB) connectivity, servers, security and performance tuning of reports, single sign-on (SSO), integration with Siebel, and performing the root cause analysis for any code and infrastructure-related issues with the application. His additional strengths are understanding business processes and software quality adherence skills.


Sameer Munje

Delivery Manager, Oracle HCM Practice

Sameer MunjeSameer is a Delivery Manager in the Infosys Oracle Practice with over 20 years of total IT experience. He has experience in program management, managing large presales pursuits, transition management, and execution of end-to-end strategic transformation initiatives for global organizations. Having a rich human capital management (HCM) experience, he has successfully led several large global implementations, consulting engagements, and upgrade programs in PeopleSoft Oracle and HCM cloud.

Sameer has worked as a Program Manager for the Global HCM transformation program. He has successfully led Global Template workshops for business process harmonization across Europe and Asia-Pacific (APAC) regions. He also has experience managing conference room piloting (CRP) sessions and has delivered training to end users.

Prior to joining Infosys, Sameer had over 14 years of industry experience, and a proven success record of in consulting. He has worked in global consulting firms in the US like IBM, PwC, and Unisys; and has successfully managed multiple transformation programs.


Samyak Mishra

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

Samyak MishraSamyak is a seasoned, outcome-driven Information Technology professional with 12+ years of diversified experience in a variety of project management, delivery management and senior consulting roles across various industries (telecommunications, transportation, airlines, manufacturing, retail and utility). He specializes in CRM and CX deliveries as well. His other areas of interests are Oracle Big Data Consulting, BSS-OSS delivery using Oracle communication suite of products, Salesforce CRM consulting and delivering CRM/CX trainings.

Across the various roles, Samyak has demonstrated the ability to deliver complex projects in challenging environments, individually as well as in a team, providing leadership, managing diverse stakeholders & ensuring on-time delivery across multiple geographies, such as Australia (5 years), North America (2 years), Asia (5 years) and Middle East (1 year). He is passionate about teaching and currently delivers sessions as a guest faculty for Victoria University.


Sanjay Talati

Lead Consultant, EAS / ORCALL Infosys

Sanjay 

TalatiSanjay has 13 years of experience in the IT industry. In Infosys, he works as an Oracle Finance implementation lead consultant for a major automobile client. Sanjay has more than a decade of global implementation experience spanning across various critical stages of the project - from assessment to post go-live support.

Besides, he has worked with clients in the European Union (EU), Canada, US, and UK, on various customer-facing functional lead roles.

Sanjay will bring this vast experience on subjects such as supply chain operational flexibility and efficiency and financial segregation.


Sankar Konduru

Senior Industry Principal, Infosys

Sankar KonduruSankar Konduru is the Head of Oracle HCM Practice (covers delivery of PeopleSoft, Fusion HCM, Taleo, Kronos, Workbrain engagements) at Infosys currently.

Sankar has around two decades of IT consulting and leadership experience in practice management, managing and incubating new service lines (like Oracle HRMS practice, HRO Platform offering, Fusion HCM, Taleo, Kronos, Workday), governance and delivery management of large HR Transformations & outsourced engagements in HCM domain.


Santosh Someshwar

Technology Architect – Oracle Practice, Infosys

Santosh SomeshwarSantosh has 14 years of IT experience in Oracle Enterprise Solutions. He has delivered many end-to-end Oracle implementation projects at client locations across the globe. He has expertise in technical programming as well as team management. His blogs would include information on latest trends in Oracle ERP and third-party integrations.




R.N.Sarath Babu

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

R.N.Sarath BabuSarath has 17 years of experience in various domains in the IT industry. At Infosys, he is working in CX Cloud projects in solution design, configurations, presales and contributes to knowledge of CX competency by exploring different leading CX products in the market.

Sarath keeps track of latest trends and developments in technology space like Internet of Things, Communications, CX & ERP Cloud, Big Data, Analytics, etc. Sarath has been working in CRM space for last 15 years in different CRM products. Prior to joining Infosys, Sarath has worked at Hitachi Consulting, Zensar Technologies, Verisign, Wipro Technologies, etc as a solution architect and in presales and delivery roles.


Santosh Harlikar

Project Manager, Oracle Practice

Santosh HarlikarSantosh is Oracle EBS Practitioner in Infosys. He has 12+ years of experience in EBS 11i/R12 implementations. He had lead teams’ successfully and implemented EBS business suit for Global clients like Boeing, JC Penny, Family Dollar, Avery and MTO.

He is part of Infosys Oracle Practice from last 9 years. Being in China, he has delivered Oracle Solutions for local clients like M&G, LET and GreatView. He is leading a report factory initiative along with code migration tool which is helping Oracle Practice in terms of effort savings.

Prior to Infosys, Santosh has worked with Syntel limited for RICE developments and delivery.


Saravana Kumar Rajasekaran

Senior Technology Architect, ORCBIEPM

Saravana Kumar RajasekaranSaravana is an expert in analytics, business intelligence (BI), and data warehousing. He has over 14 years of extensive experience in this space with specialization in extract, transform, and load (ETL), data modeling, BI, and data governance.

He is an avid learner and serious follower of BI trends and artificial intelligence apart from the delivery roles that he has played during the end-to-end lifecycle of several BI data warehousing projects.


Saravana Thonral Thiagarajan

Senior Technology Architect

Saravana Thonral ThiagarajanSaravana is a Senior Architect in Oracle Practice with 14 years of experience. He has worked across modules ranging from Finance, SCM, CRM Projects and HCM in the Oracle E-Business Suite and interconnected applications. He has successfully led several implementation, upgrade and support projects.




Saroja Kumar Nayak

Principal Consultant, EAS / ORCALL Infosys

Saroja Kumar 

NayakSaroja has 15 years of experience in the IT industry. As a principal consultant, he is responsible for providing consulting services in planning and manufacturing using Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) and Oracle Value Chain Panning (VCP).

In his blog posts, Saroja will share a veteran’s observation on Oracle Value Chain Planning and manufacturing.


Saryu Mohindra

Technology Lead, ORACALL BIEPM

Saryu MohindraSaryu is an Oracle-certified business intelligence (BI) application and Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition (OBIEE) implementation specialist with close to eight years of experience in implementing end-to-end reporting solutions for global customers across industry domains, and act as a subject matter expert for ETL and data warehouse. She also holds a rich program management related experience involving defining requirements, project planning and tracking, project estimations, and delivering solutions. Her areas of expertise include ETL performance tuning and implementation of data securities. Besides, she has admin knowledge about OBIEE and Informatica.

She is a passionate learner and keeps exploring new technologies in the field of business analytics. Leveraging her extensive BI experience, she is currently gaining knowledge in Oracle cloud, big data, Einstein Analytics, and artificial intelligence (AI).


Saurabh Agrawal

Senior Consultant

Saurabh AgrawalSaurabh serves as Senior Consultant with extensive experience in Einstein Analytics, Oracle Business Intelligence, and data warehousing. He has implemented multiple reporting applications for clients in the United States and Singapore in Treasury, Wholesale, Consumer, and Corporate Banking.

His vast experience in business intelligence and data warehousing solutions includes design, data architecture, roadmap creation, business transformation, security, data visualization, and modelling. He also actively contributes to client consulting engagements, training, competency development, and pre-sales. In addition to his passion for analytics and data, he also makes time to pursue architectural photography as a hobby.

Along with a Masters’ degree in Business Administration, Saurabh is also qualified as an Oracle Cloud Service specialist and Einstein Analytics Brown Belt specialist. His blogs will offer insights into the emerging trends in cloud analytics, Oracle Business Intelligence, and financial reporting.


Shobha Sharma

Principal Consultant, Oracle EPM

Shobha SharmaShobha is an Oracle Hyperion certified professional having 11+ years of experience in building and designing Planning and Cloud Solutions for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys EPM competency, she actively contributes to EPM offerings, cloud migration, Reporting solution to build active online presence and knowledge sharing by exploring various leading Hyperion products and solutions.

Shobha holds expertise in Planning and consolidation solutions in both on premise and cloud implementations. She has been associated with EPM ecosystem for last 8+ years with core competence of EPM products – Oracle PBCS Cloud, ePRCS, Hyperion Planning, ESSBASE, Hyperion Profitability and cost management and Hyperion Reporting. Apart from Infosys she has also worked with Accenture and involved in Consulting, Presales, Competency development and Project delivery.


Shubhra Sinha

Senior Technology Architect, Oracle CX, Infosys

Shubhra SinhaShubhra is a customer experience (CX), cloud, and knowledge management (KM) professional; having over 14 years of experience in building KM solutions and cloud services for global organizations across industries. She is involved in Implementation and pre-sales for Knowledge Management solution offerings at Infosys. She is also involved in exploring various Oracle knowledge products (platform and cloud) and solutions.

As an avid learner, she keeps close tabs on new technological advances in the areas of KM, enterprise search, OBIEE, data warehouse and more. She has been associated with the KM domain for over eight years now and has acquired core competencies in various products – Oracle Knowledge, Knowledge Advanced, OBIEE/ODI, and Service Cloud.

Prior to joining Infosys, she worked with companies such as Speridian Technologies, Infogain Corporation, and Birlasoft, where she was involved in consulting, presales, competency development, and project delivery. She will essentially write blog posts on topics related to the importance of knowledge management in an enterprise.


Shyamalee Samvatsar

Principal Consultant - Energy, Utilities and Communications Services, Infosys

Shyamalee SamvatsarA CRM specialist, Shyamalee has over 13 years of experience as a domain and process consultant. She leads end-to-end solution design and development in large business transformation programs.

She has also led the development of innovative solutions in areas such as social CRM, mobility and BSS / OSS transformation for the communications industry.

Shyamalee will blog on Oracle technologies, communications domain, customer experience, and cloud solutions.

Sivakumar Ganesan

Technology Lead, Infosys

Sivakumar GanesanSivakumar is an Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation certified implementation specialist. He has more than nine years of experience in business intelligence, focusing on enterprise data governance, extract, transform, and load (ETL) integration, data profiling, data quality, data warehousing, and business analytics, and reporting. He is an avid learner and keeps himself updated on the latest developments of data science, machine learning, business analytics, and visualization.

Somnath Majumdar

Senior Industry Principal, Oracle MDM Competency Lead

Somnath MajumdarSomnath had 17+ years of experience in ERP domain and last 15 years on Oracle related Master Data Management and Supply Chain products. He heads the MDM Competency at Infosys. He has been the solution architect for multiple Master Data Management programs in the past. In addition to this Somnath gets involved in advisory capacity with Infosys Customers for their transformation journey and any guidance in automotive, discrete manufacturing and distribution industry verticals advising them on their transformation journey.

Shilpi Snehi

Technical Architect, Oracle CX

Shilpi SnehiShilpi is Siebel and OSC certified professional having 12+ years of experience in Siebel implementation and articulating Siebel solution for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys CX competency, she actively contributes to Siebel CX improved offerings, demonstration of new features with upcoming Siebel releases and knowledge sharing within Infosys practice.

Shilpi is avid reader and keeps close tab on latest development in CRM and Cloud technologies. Shilpi is associated with Siebel CRM for last 8+ years and worked with multiple Siebel versions on all flavors of Windows and UNIX. She has good understanding of Oracle Sales Cloud application. She has been closely following the changing trend in CRM ecosystem and gaining knowledge of other CRM products, which can be integrated with Siebel CRM for enhance customer experience. Prior to joining Infosys, she worked with Oracle GCS and has the opportunity to work directly with client and address their pain-point to achieve customer delight.

Shrikant Shenoy

Principal Consultant, Oracle Practice, India Business Unit

Shrikant ShenoyShrikant has 13+ years of total experience with 11+ years as Functional Consultant for Oracle ERPR Applications. At Infosys, Shrikant has been responsible for leading functional and solution tracks for various implementation projects for customers across geographies and industry verticals. He has successfully led teams and executed projects encompassing Financials, Procure to Pay, Order to Cash and Projects business functions.

Shrikant would be blogging on a variety of topics ranging from Oracle ERP Solutions, Cloud Applications, Product Evaluations, Implementation Methodologies, etc.

Shreya Raj

Technical Lead, Oracle Hyperion EPM Suite

Shreya RajShreya is a Senior Oracle Hyperion Financial Management (OHFM) certified specialist with over nine years of professional work experience in all facets of OHFM and Financial Data Quality Management Enterprise Edition (FDMEE) products, which include installation and configuration, implementation, upgrade, support, and security design. She has been involved in five end-to-end implementation projects, including version 9 until 11.1.2.4 for global customers, across industry domains. At Infosys Hyperion competency, she actively contributes to Hyperion new service offerings, migrating to cloud, building active online presence, and offering knowledge. She holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering (Information Technology) from University of Pune.

Sreeram Lekshminarayanan

Principal Consultant, Oracle Human Capital Management Practice

Sreeram LekshminarayananSreeram Lekshminarayanan is a Principal Consultant with the Infosys Oracle Human Capital Management (HCM) practice. He has over 18 years of experience in consulting, solution design and implementation, and program management of Oracle HCM Cloud and E-Business Suite (EBS) engagements for clients across the US, Europe, Australia, and Middle East.

He has led the delivery of large business transformation programs and projects, notably for clients in the EPC (engineering, procurement, and construction), energy, communication, services, and retail verticals. He has been involved in multiple implementation, upgrade, and support engagements in HCM Cloud (R10, R11, and R12) and Oracle EBS (R11/R12). He has led several consulting assignments involving process definition, streamlining, and process design in the HCM domain.

Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with INTIQUA Solutions and CG Maersk IT, where he was involved in migrating client businesses to the new economy through the provision of strategic advice and roadmaps (e-consulting), project delivery, and development.

Sridhar Babu Gaddam

Senior Consultant, ORCBIEPM

Sridhar Babu GaddamSridhar Babu is an IT professional having over 12 years of experience in delivering IT solutions across customer relationship management (CRM) and business intelligence domains. Over the years, he has worked in automotive, manufacturing, procurement, and spend analysis. He has also worked as a team leader, principal consultant, and senior consultant in various information management and business intelligence projects.

He has substantial experience in enterprise data warehouses and data marts, data integration and management reporting, and business analytics (dashboards, answers, and iBots using Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition 11g and Oracle Business Intelligence Applications).

With excellent customer focus, and communication and coordination skills; Sridhar has worked as a consultant for international and domestic clients like Dairy Crest (UK), Pfizer (US), Clopay (US), NBTY, Norfolk (US), and Tata Motors (India). He is also involved in consulting, pre-sales, competency development, and project delivery.

Sridhar’s blog posts will largely cover topics related to overall compliance.

Srinivas Dronam

Principal Consultant, Enterprise Solutions – Oracle Practice, Infosys

Srinivas DronamSrinivas has 14 years of industry experience. He has worked on several large supply chain transformation programs at leading retail and hi- tech companies.

Srinivas will blog on Supply Chain Management, Supply Chain Planning, Enterprise Solution Applications, and Oracle Applications.

Sparjan Kumar Kote

Principal Consultant - Retail, CPG, Logistics and Life Sciences vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

SparjanSparjan has more than 13 years of IT experience. He has experience in BI architecture study, data modeling, end-to-end implementations, tool migrations, and integration of BI with Oracle Fusion Middleware technologies.

Sparjan will blog primarily on data warehousing and what’s trending in the BI space.

B.S.Sasikanth

Principal Consultant, Oracle CX

B.S.SasikanthSasikanth in an Oracle EBS consultant with more than 13 years’ experience in in Oracle CRM and OTM. At Infosys CX competency, he actively contributes to CX improved offerings, cloud transformation and CRM assessments.

Prior to joining Infosys, he has worked with Oracle, Satyam and Cognizant.

Srikanth Sripathi

Senior Industry Principal, Oracle SCM Competency Lead

Srikanth SripathiSrikanth had 18+ years of experience in ERP domain and last 15 years on Oracle related Supply Chain products. He heads the Oracle Supply Chain Competency at Infosys. This competency includes all Oracle SCM solutions using products E-Business Suite, Demantra and Oracle Cloud Solutions (ERP Cloud, SCM Cloud). In addition to this Srikanth gets involved in advisory capacity with Infosys Customers for their transformation journey and any guidance in their roadmap.



Srinivas Iyer

Industry Principal - Oracle Retail, Supply Chain Delivery & Pre-sales, Infosys

Srinivas IyerSrinivas has 30 years of experience in the IT industry. He specializes in Solution Architecting, IP Development, Practice Building, and Mentoring.

Srinivas will blog on Retail, Oracle Retail, Mobility, Retail solution, and Master Data Management (MDM).



Sriram Ramanujam

Industry Principal – Retail, CPG, Logistics and Life Sciences, Infosys

Sriram 

RamanujamSriram Ramanujam specializes in Oracle services for the retail and consumer goods industry, with a focus on Oracle solutions for human capital management (HCM) and workforce management (WFM). He has more than a decade of experience behind him in areas like consulting, delivery, and practice management.

Sriram will blog on HCM, WFM, supply chain planning, Oracle Services, consumer packaged goods (CPG), and retail.


Subramanian Somasundaram

Senior Consultant, Oracle BIEPM

Subramanian SomasundaramSubramanian S. has over nine years of IT experience handling banking and service industry clients with expertise in Business Intelligence (BI) reporting and analytics. He is a quick learner and actively follows latest trends in BI, SMAC (Social, Mobile, Analytics, Cloud), and Machine Learning space.

He wears many hats and is an expert in multi-tasking, techno-functional consulting, handling pre-sales solutions, estimation, managing project operations and delivery management. He has a keen interest in both business and technology related topics.

He holds a Master's degree in Business Administration from the Institute of Management, Nirma University, Ahmedabad.


Subrata Kar

Associate Vice President

Subrata KarSubrata Kar is a senior executive and business leader in the IT industry with over three decades of experience. He is currently providing leadership to Infosys Oracle Practice in service innovation. He is responsible for defining automation strategy involving deterministic and cognitive computing with a desire to improve productivity and service differentiation. He is focused on enabling the team with the new set of technologies involving artificial intelligence and machine learning, building next generation digital enterprise capabilities thereby fostering a culture of innovation. He spearheads the execution of automation strategy across all client projects.

Over last two decades his field of work has been on the delivery leadership of the Enterprise Software to the global clients. He is passionate about building innovative capabilities, solutions for the client that amplifies the effectiveness of the business process and drive greater value. He has led the implementation of over 125+ medium to large scale ERP programs and multi country roll out working through multiple industries.


Sunil Kumar

Senior Technology Architect, BI / EPM – Oracle

Sunil 

KumarSunil has over 15 years of experience in the industry. He is adept in the Hyperion EPM product suite (Planning, ESSBASE etc.) and has handled multiple projects. Additionally, he is an Oracle Essbase 11 certified implementation specialist, and is a command expert on Essbase and planning.

Currently located in Houston, Texas, Sunil is an active publisher and contributes actively to external forums, journals and conferences.

He will bring this vast proficiency to his blog posts and provide expert insights on enterprise performance management (EPM), Hyperion EPM suite, and business intelligence (BI).


Suresh Kurra

Technology Architect, Oracle BI Apps and Cloud services, Infosys

Suresh KurraSuresh is a data warehousing expert with over 16 years of experience in building high performance data warehouses, and designing reporting solutions for global customers across industries. At Infosys Business Intelligence (BI) unit, he works with Oracle BI applications to set up security solutions, transform functionalities, and answer unyielding challenges.

He is a keen learner, who is interested in exploring new cloud technologies in the areas of business intelligence, big data analytics, and more. His substantial experience in Oracle BI, Oracle Electronic Broking Services (EBS), and Oracle Cloud; add to his proficiency in solution architecture, design, warehousing, and reporting. Prior to joining Infosys, he worked with companies such as IBM, CSC, Virtusa, and Capital IQ; where he was involved in project delivery, presales, and more.


Tarang Puranik

Associate Vice President and Head –Oracle Practice, Retail, CPG, Logistics and Life Sciences vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

Tarang PuranikTarang has an overall experience of over 20 years in various roles in practice management and consulting, creating and delivering service lines, leading analyst briefings, alliance collaboration on ERP products and managing large ERP programs. He has played roles in multiple locations in USA, India, China and Japan, and across verticals like manufacturing, retail, financials, energy and services.

He has created and led various practices in Infosys including the PeopleSoft practice, Enterprise Solutions (ES) Business Platforms, Human Capital Management (HCM) practice and the ES China practice.

Tarang will blog on HCM, Oracle economy products and new trends in the marketplace.


Tarun Chaturvedi

Senior Consultant, Oracle BI/EPM

Tarun ChaturvediTarun is an Oracle Hyperion Planning certified (EPBCS & on premise) professional with more than nine years of experience working on the Oracle Hyperion suite of products in consulting, implementation, presales and client management.

He has been helping clients with their financial planning, budgeting, and reporting requirements through Oracle BI and EPM solutions, business process analysis, solution design, due diligence, documentation, end-to-end implementation, and project execution as an individual contributor. Tarun has also delivered classroom-based and virtual trainings on behalf of the Oracle University in South East Asia, Middle East, and Australia, for Hyperion suite of products (Hyperion Planning, Essbase, HFM, FDM/FDMEE, FR, and Smart View) and has worked on requests for proposal (RFPs) or marketing collaterals, case studies, flyers, and proofs of concept (POCs).


Tarun Deep Singh

Project Manager, ORCALL

Tarun Deep SinghTarun Deep Singh has 12+ years of experience working in the domain of CRM. At Infosys, he is part of the Delivery team for Oracle CX Cloud Competency working on Project Management, Solution Design & Implementation for Oracle CPQ Cloud. Prior to joining Infosys he has worked as a CRM - Solution Designer, CRM - Consultant, India working closely with some International and National product based companies.

He has keen interest in latest trends in Cloud Technology and likes to write on various topics.

He also holds MS in EE from Michigan State University, US and co-author of US Patent Publication on Fault Isolation on PCI bus (20040117689 A1) being referenced 10 times in other publications.


Tarun Paliwal

Lead Consultant, Oracle CX

Tarun PaliwalTarun is Oracle certified professional having 12+ years of experience in building and articulating CRM Solutions for global customers across industry domain. At Infosys CX competency, he actively contributes to CX improved offerings, cloud transformation, build active online presence and knowledge sharing by exploring various leading CX products and solutions.

Teena Anie Emmanuel

Sr. Technical Architect, Infosys

Teena Anie EmmanuelTeena is a Siebel certified professional with over 16 years of experience in consulting, program management, technical architecture, design and development of full life cycle commercial applications. Working with Infosys for the past six years, she has core competencies in Siebel, Siebel Open UI, and Oracle Enterprise Data Quality (OEDQ).

She provides consultation to various Siebel Open UI programs on estimation, sales pitch, innovation lab set up, and delivery solutions. Besides, she is involved in providing presentations and demonstrations to varied clients for new sales pitch as well as to existing clients.

Owing to her strong telecom domain background, she has done end-to-end design for various order management journeys, and has used agile delivery methodologies in most of the implementation practices. Prior to Infosys, she has worked for a decade in Tech Mahindra and has been involved in end-to-end design and development in Siebel and telecom area.

Trupti Gupta

Senior Consultant

Trupti GuptaTrupti is a certified Oracle Fusion professional having 11 years of experience in enterprise resource management (ERP), and human capital management (HCM) domain. She has worked across various ERP products such as e-business suite (EBS), PeopleSoft, and Fusion in HCM implementation, upgrade and support projects.

In her blogs, she will share her insights on the upcoming technologies in the areas of analytics, cloud, and others.

Umashankar Sharma

Technology Analyst, Oracle MW

Umashankar SharmaUma has 9+ years of experience working in the domain of Java/J2EE, Oracle Clouds Platform as a Service, Rich UI Technologies. At Infosys, he is part of the technical solutions, client deliveries for oracle PaaS. He has experience working for Retail, Banking, middleware, insurance and telecommunication clients.

He has keen interest in PaaS technology stack trends and likes to write on various topics on Oracle clouds,AWS, BigData, Hadoop, R-Programming.


Vijaya SureshPrabu

Principal Consultant – Retail, CPG, Logistics and Life Sciences vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

Vijaya SureshPrabuVijay has over 14 years of experience in the enterprise applications space. He specializes in manufacturing and supply chain management. He has extensive experience in managing complex ERP implementations and providing solutions for multinational clients in manufacturing and retail verticals.He is a Certified Professional in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) by APICS and also certified in Project Management (PMP).He is also an Oracle Certified Professional Consultant for Supply Chain Management in 11i and R12.

Recurring themes in Vijaya’s writings include industry best practices and solutions in engineer-to-order manufacturing, retail supply chain management and cost accounting.


Vijey Rao

Industry Principal, EAS CX Consulting

Vijey RaoVijey Rao is Industry Principal at Infosys Consulting Practice based in Dallas, TX. As Program Director, he has led # of Customer Experience (CX) transformation engagements; covering CX operational strategy, CX process design and platform modernization at our clients built on Salesforce, Oracle CX Cloud, Siebel and Oracle BI engagements.

Vijey is passionate about getting teams to embrace Hybrid Agile as the implementation model to accelerate CX ROI to end business users.

Vijey has 18 years of I.T. experience working with Retail, CPG, Pharma and Banking companies across the world. Vijey blogs through LinkedIn, Infosys Portal.

Vikas Karandikar

Senior Project Manager, RCL, Infosys

Vikas KarandikarVikas has over 16 years of experience in IT. His experience spans across various domains like manufacturing, retail and healthcare. He has worked on and managed several projects that involve implementation of Oracle EBS, IT transformation programs and application maintenance and support. He is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and is actively involved in pre-sales. He will write blog posts on topics like Oracle EBS and some other aspects of the IT industry.

Vamshi Krishna Rudra

Technology Architect, Oracle CX

Vamshi Krishna RudraVamshi has over 14 years of experience working in the customer relationship management (CRM) space. At Infosys, he is part of the Oracle customer experience (CX) cloud team and works on architectural solutions, design and implementation for Siebel CRM, Oracle Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ), and Service Cloud. He has worked across domains such as cable satellite, communications, retail, and healthcare.

Having shown strong interest and a keen desire to learn CRM-sales trends that focus on customer experience and field services, he likes to write on various topics ranging from AI-led customer experience trends to technology.

Venkata Harish Kumar Yadhalla

Technology Analyst, ORCALL

Venkata Harish Kumar YadhallaHarish is OBI Foundation Suite 11g certified implementation specialist having 5.8 years of experience in OBIApps Administration and Maintenance . At Infosys ORCBIEPM competency, he actively contributes to BI improved offerings related to Build and configurations by sharing the knowledge of various Admin activities and solutions.

Harish is quick learner and has been associated with OBI Administration for last 5+ years with core competence of OBIApps products – OBIEE, Informatica, DAC, Weblogic.

Vinod Krishnan Ravindran

Senior Technology Architect, ECAS

Vinod Krishnan RavindranVinod is a CRM Cloud Techno Functional consultant on Oracle CX and SFDC with close to 13 years of experience working with multiple Clients across varied domains like Aerospace, Communications, and Publishing etc. He has been closely involved in building the Cloud competency on the Oracle CX side and now playing a similar role on the SFDC Cloud.

He will be blogging primarily on the new trends on CRM Cloud and the happenings on the product side of Oracle and SFDC.

Vishwajit Bendre

Industry Principal, Oracle Practice

Vishwajit BendreVishwajit is a veteran with over 17 years of experience. Currently, he serves as the Industry Principal with the Infosys Oracle practice. Based in Philadelphia, Vishwajit is an expert in implementing large IT transformation Oracle projects. He has played leadership roles in client management and delivery.

Vishwajit has rich expertise in defining innovative solutions to complex business problems. He is proficient in managing order to cash, quote to order, and supply chain management (SCM) transformation projects. Vishwajit has proven credentials in large merger, consolidation programs, and transformation projects. Skilled at automation, he drives process improvement and efficiency. He combines strategic, operational, and technical skills to identify and address business needs. Vishwajit has led large global transformation programs to success by defining project strategy and objectives as well as implementing system solutions to optimize business process at client enterprise.

His blog posts will offer valuable insights on supply chain management, sales customer relationship management (CRM), Oracle enterprise resource planning (ERP), and Oracle Cloud products.

Xavier Navin Philip

Technology Analyst, Infosys

Xavier Navin PhilipXavier has more than seven years of business intelligence (BI) and data warehouse experience in data modeling, enterprise reporting, extract, transformation and load (ETL), and its data integration, data analysis, server administration, and environment setup. He has extensive experience working with various BI tools like DataStage, Informatica, ODI, BI Publisher, OBIEE, and OTBI of clients from different domains. He is an Oracle certified associate, who is keen to learn new technologies and follow new trends in the BI domain.


Yogesh Bhatt

Principal Technology Architect – Manufacturing vertical, Consulting & Systems Integration, Infosys

Yogesh BhattYogesh has 15 years of consulting experience. He is a senior consultant in the information management (IM) space with key focus on big data analytics, social media and its impact, master data management, enterprise performance management, enterprise information architecture, and business intelligence (BI). He plays advisory roles like assisting customers at C-level from various domains in defining their strategy and roadmap for IM maturity and growth, simplifying the usage of emerging trends and technology in the context of the enterprise needs.

He leads the IM consulting team at Infosys, with focus on emerging trends shaping the information landscape. He’s a TOGAF9 Certified Enterprise Architect and has expertise in working with Hadoop, Cognos and Oracle BI/Hyperion stack of products.

In his blogs, Yogesh looks at familiar subjects such as business intelligence and enterprise performance management (EPM), social media and its impact, master data management (MDM), and business analytics.


Yusuf Kaydawala

Consultant, Manufacturing practice, Infosys

Yusuf KaydawalaYusuf has over eight years of experience in enterprise IT transformation, business analysis, and consulting. He has been involved in providing solutions to business problems across manufacturing, telecom, and banking sectors. He has also handled multiple complex implementation projects as a CRM functional consultant.

Yusuf’s area of expertise includes field service, sales automation, and software-as-a-service (SaaS). As a consultant, he has worked on various marketing initiatives, pre-sales, and solution development.

Yusuf will share his insights on CRM, mobility, cloud solutions, and customer experience management.


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