Mambakkam Narayanan Soundararajan – Head IT (Jewellery Division), Titan Company Limited
Has rich expertise in Manufacturing and Supply Chain domains spanning more than 16 years. During this tenure he championed World Class Manufacturing initiatives for the business division wherein he was instrumental in implementing lean manufacturing systems, which resulted in significant benefits across the value stream. He had been leading many Business Process Re-engineering programs towards implementing the modern manufacturing concepts of Flow and Lean.
Adding to this is his near 10 years of IT experience, which started with implementation of OPM. He has sound Implementation and Project Management experience in Oracle apps apart from his expertise on managing multiple IT programs across various domains. He is currently heading the IT for Jewellery Division of Titan Company Limited, covering the applications in retail and integrated supply chain functions, along with the responsibility of leading the Centre of Excellence for BPM and World Class IT initiatives.
A true believer in the words of Peter Drucker ”Quality in a service or product is not what you put into it. It is what the customer gets out of it ”, is now driving Customer Centric IT as his mission !
This ERP Application is very complex and difficult to use” is a common refrain across customers. Application complexity scares away the end-users and is a big deterrent to ERP adoption. The workforce is getting younger and wants to access the ERP Application on the go. This session explains Oracle’s approach to mobility and the latest addition to EBS usability i.e. Mobile Apps. These apps can help a continuously moving and geographically dispersed workforce to stay in touch with ERP and carry out their functions with minimal wait times.
Prashant Choube is a Senior Solution Architect with Oracle Sales Consulting specializing in ERP & Supply Chain Applications. He has worked in various customer facing roles for ERP Application Presales, Consultative Selling, Business Process Design & Consulting, ERP Implementations, IT Strategy and Solution Architecture. He has a rich implementation background with IBM and has delivered some of the largest, complex and prestigious customer engagements while working with Global organizations which are proven leaders in their respective fields.