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Global Practice Head

Pune, Maharashtra, India
September 08, 2020

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Mr Shailesh S. Bhirangi

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Anandnagar, Pune-411051, India.

Mobile Telephone: +91-775******* and



Personal Details:

Date of Birth : 22nd

May 1970

Marital status : Married

Children : One (Studying in University)

Passport No. : L7432986 (valid up to 20/02/2024)

Languages : English, Hindi and Marathi (Written and Spoken) Experience

23 years’ of experience comprising of leading IT department, Strategy, Operations and implementation of new technologies as per business needs. Proven ability to bring the benefits of IT to solve business issues while delivering applications, Infrastructure, costs, and risks. Extensive experience in IT infrastructure management and overall SAP coordination of large IT setup. Data Center, security, LAN, WAN, Satellite, MPLS,DRP,VPN in multi locational setup. IT Support covers operational and strategic information needs of the businesses including MIS and analysis to meet the short and long term business plans, aiding decision making and providing competitive edge through deployment of cutting edge technologies. A good team player and in the management of personnel with the key focus being, Team Building and mentoring. ApON Innovative Solutions LLP (October 2016 until date) Global Practice Head – Cloud, Network and IT Security Interacted with different CIO/CXO’s of the companies to understand their challenges in IT and suggested design basis solutions as per the requirements. In the marketing perspective engaged in generating new leads for our services, RFP preparations. IT management for clients, consulting on AWS,Microsoft Azure cloud implementation, Vendor negotiations, project delivery, coordination between teams are my key areas of work. Managing team of security engineers to deliver the projects and coordinated with the team located in the United States.

Created, May 2020 Shailesh S. Bhirangi Page 2 of 5 Hansa Management Services Pvt Ltd (Hansa Group),Pune (April to September 2016) Senior Manager – IT

Hansa group is a Tanzanian based organization spread across east and central Africa and India. Managing of the entire IT systems and IT infrastructure for the group and report to the General Manager operations, in India.

Responsibilities handled:

Strategy and governance

Suggest new technologies and its benefits to the organization

Direct, control and motivate the staff of IT department, Team building, budgeting

Roll out new technologies at group level.

Negotiating with vendors with cost saving of almost 20% on contracts

Managing the day to day IT operations

ApON Innovative Solutions, Pune (May 2015 to March 2016) Chief Technology Officer

ApON, a professionally managed startup organization providing services as system integrator guiding, helping businesses for new IT implementations’, selection of vendors and right products for their requirements. Handled technology and operations, part for new technology implementation as follows,

Identify opportunities and risks for the business.

Carrying out activities for research and development, evaluation of technologies

Monitor the technology and social trends that could impact the company

Maintain the current information about technology standards & compliance regulations.

Direct and development of IT security plan

Evaluate and recommend technologies

Establish email services

Manage vendor relationships

Adhunik Group Company: OMML, Kolkata (October 2010 to May 2015) Deputy General Manager- IT

Worked for “Orissa Manganese & Minerals Ltd” of Adhunik Group Company as the Deputy General Manager – IT at their corporate office.

Heading the IT department at corporate office with the handling of all major implementations and issues at group level for company locations namely Jamshedpur(APNRL), Rourkela(AML), Kandra(AAPL),Barbil and Koira (OMML) and leading a team of twelve personnel’s across the group. Created, May 2020 Shailesh S. Bhirangi Page 3 of 5 The reporting was carried out to the group CIO and group President for Business Excellence. The task carried out during my tenure are described below.

Define and implement the information system polices. Maintain data security and quality.

Management of IT infrastructure at group level from our corporate office at Kolkata and handling major issues at all locations of the group.

Coordinating with SAP consultants for SAP BASIS related requirements.

Implementations of new technologies for the group.

Direct, control and motivate the staff of IT department, Team building, budgeting.

Negotiate service level agreements with service providers and monitor service delivery to ensure the agreed targets and standards are met.

Vendor relations management.

IT procurement for all group companies.

Governance of IT at group level.

Having spent a significant years at Kolkata I was engaged with organizing/implementing the MPLS VPN connectivity, firewall, VSAT connectivity, at various offices and the remote locations of the mines. Engaged in DR for SAP servers, new servers, upgradations from SAP ECC 5 to ECC 6 and also migration from Lotus notes to Microsoft.

A need for security arose at the mine sites and hence the implementation of video surveillance at mine sites with centralized monitoring established. Introduced and implemented systems such as Helpdesk management, Asset management system for easy tracking and resolution of tickets raised by 3000+ employees. Implemented Synergy e-HR system for the Group resulting in complete transparency in HR i.e. from joining of new employee until the departure from employment. Various projects were successfully completed such as visitor management system, attendance system, purchase order system validation and release strategy. Inventory management and MM module training for end users, introduced. Transportation process for logistics through IT. Document digitization resulted in easy tracking of important documents with maximum security. Biometric attendance machines and automating it with E-HR portal. This resulted in removing all duplicate employee ID records and resulted in cost saving for the organization. Reduction in cost by 50% on emailing expenses achieved by implementing GOOGLE APPS for the entire group (Migration from Microsoft Office365 to Google APPS).

Polygenta Technologies Limited, Nashik :(8


February 2010 to 30


September 2010)

Served as a team member of Decision Support and Efficiency Enhancement (DSEE) in a managerial role, overseeing the IT infrastructure of the factory at Dindori, Nasik. Polygenta Technologies Ltd is into manufacturing Polyester yarn under Green field project. Managed the IT infrastructure at their Nashik Factory and the City Office. General IT infrastructure management,

IT Infrastructure management, Backup, DR, Microsoft Business productivity online suite, SAP Basis activities, Helpdesk, CCTV,VC,VPN management were handled by me during my tenure at Polygenta. Created, May 2020 Shailesh S. Bhirangi Page 4 of 5 Kinetic Communications Limited, Pune: (January 2001 to February 2010) Assistant Manager – IT

Served as the Assistant Manager – IT infrastructure in the IT Solutions department reporting to the IT

– Head.

KCL is the group company of Kinetic; involved in taking care of all the IT related requirements of Kinetic Engineering Ltd. (two locations) and JHS Ltd.

Managed a fleet of 400+ systems connected in network along with WAN connectivity to our branch offices located at the factories at Ahmednagar and Supa.

Managing IT infrastructure for Kinetic Engineering (HO), Ahmednagar and Supa factory, Kinetic Motor company (HO).

Manage vendor relations, contract negotiations. Finalizing AMC contracts, Procuring hardware.

Implementing Service Level Agreements-Monitoring, Budgeting IT requirements, Helpdesk and Asset management.

Network administration – LAN/WAN / Mail server administration. (Linux)

Vendor Coordination for computer related issues and lease line problems, Video conferencing with branch offices.

People management (team size – 12 persons).Managed team of programmers to cater requirements from end users of various departments.

Leading team of 4 personnel’s for maintaining entire network of 200+ systems and Helpdesk.

Interacting with the Top Management for their IT requirements.

System administration of IBM Server X220(Linux), DELL PowerEdge 2900, Solaris E450, Windows NT 4.0/2000 server, knowledge of oracle 9i database.

Achieved implementation of Linux based Emailing solution for the group, DHCP, Domain controller, and WAN connectivity between Pune & Ahmednagar established. Helpdesk management system, ITIL practices and Linux based router for routing between internal subnets implemented. VPN Connectivity, Broadband connectivity, Wi-Fi zones established in the company. Technical Qualifications

Bachelors in Computer Applications (BCA), through YCMOU, Maharashtra with a First Class.

Diploma in Electronics and Radio Engineering (DERE); a two year full-time higher level Diploma after HSC, through St. Xavier’s Technical Institute, Mumbai with a First Class (67%).

Diploma in Sound and Television Engineering (DSTE); a two year full-time higher level Diploma after HSC, through St. Xavier’s Technical Institute, Mumbai with a First Class (62.90%). Created, May 2020 Shailesh S. Bhirangi Page 5 of 5 Educational Qualifications

S.S.C. with First Class from B.P.M.High School, Mumbai.

H.S.C. with First Class from Podar Junior College, Mumbai. Professional Certifications

Brain bench certification for Microsoft Windows NT Workstation Administration.

CCNA : Cisco Certified Network Associate .

Professional Trainings

a. Diploma in Computer Engineering:

CMS Computer Institute, Pune for the duration of Six months (Full time). The course included training in the following areas,

1) Installation and troubleshooting of PC/AT computer systems. 2) Installation and troubleshooting of windows 3.1,3.11 & win95. 3) Installation of LAN (Novell Netware 3.12) and troubleshooting. 4) Installation of SCO UNIX O.S.

5) In addition to this One-month implant training at CMS COMPUTERS Ltd., Pune. b. CNE Training course for Intranetware 4.11 at Datapro InfoWorld Ltd. c. Windows NT training at Microuniv Ltd., Pune

d. RedHat Linux system administration course from TechNet Solutions, Pune. e. CCNA course from TechNet Solutions, Pune.

f. System administration training in Solaris 8 from Accel IT academy, Pune.

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