Avik Chandra Associate Director - Transformation Advisory United Arab Emirates +971 (0)4 388 9925

Avik has over 12 years of cross-industry and international experience in Management Consulting and in managing high quality Business and IT Consulting services.

This includes areas of Digital Transformation Strategy, IT General Controls Audit, Project and Programme Management, Business Process Re-engineering, ERP Pre-Implementation review, IT Governance, Security Assessment, ISO Consulting, ERP Solution Selection and Vendor Evaluation, IT Transformation, Process Excellence, Organisation Restructuring, and Change Management.

Some of Avik's career highlights include leading complex IT transformation / Security Audit / IT GC initiatives in high pressure / high profile scenarios; developing complex strategies for clients in multiple industry verticals; managing operational enhancement programs delivering efficiency gains and cost savings and developing detailed governance frameworks spanning multiple corporate functions.

Avik has carried out ERP pre / post implementation exercises in the GCC including gap analysis, process mapping business case development, and design target operating model.  He has managed several engagements in evaluation and selection of system integrator for IT transformation projects. Avik has also extensive experience in helping organisations define IT governance frameworks to align IT investments with business goals, and utilise PMBOK, ITIL, COBIT and CMMI industry best practices to establish Governance and PMO processes.

 

Education

  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), S P Jain School of Global Management (Dubai-Singapore)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science)