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2015-11Present

Program Manager

Royal Bank of Scotland

Heading the strategic compliance and governance function of Central Project Administration and Finance Technology support function.

The function provides bank wide support on Enterprise Portfolio Management and supports operational requirements for the underlying platforms. The team is also engaged in implementing governance mandates and controls for integration of financials. The team also supports Financial Integration between Planview and Oracle systems. My role requires me to support the bank and team on following areas

  • Oracle and PlanView functional support 
  • Decision and escalation management
  • Engagement with Senior Leadership across Finance and Finance Technology
  • Support strategic initiative to align financials for 2017
  • Define, syndicate and Setup processes
  • Leadership and engagement for the team
  • Service and Work take-on
  • Strategic support to Finance BI team and leadership for Delivery Committee report and change requirements to support the report
2012-022015-10

Sr. Project Manager

Royal Bank of Scotland
  • Program and Project Management
  • Management of Business case engagement for strategic and risk mitigation programs.
  • Strong financial knowledge along with a highly developed understanding of spends process, project finances, budget estimation and provisioning for projects. Have worked with business and technology management to develop and propose multi year budgets of over£ 7m.
  • Vendor Engagement for Fixed price and T&M model of deliveries.
  • Business engagement, Change Management, Process, Application Systems Integration and PMO.
  • Member of the extended leadership team
  • Developed high performing teams with individual and team ability to multi-task, meet deadlines and problem solve.
  • A proven track record of implementing successful strategic initiatives, with over 20 projects delivered, have a wide experience in RBS processes
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to manage and motivate people in diverse teams both in line and matrix capacity.
  • Manage and support multiple project boards, finance, risk, investment and control boards for various projects and support other project teams.
  • IPv6 Implementation project for India Bank.
  • Core Banking Upgrade Finacle Upgrade delivered 
  • Support technology delivery of large scale India Bank restructuring. The restructuring program was composed of large scale technology decommissioning and consolidation. The overall project was able to meet the business commitment to exit over 21 branches of bank and migrate from the legacy infrastructure post multiple consolidations supported by exit of backend buildings and technology systems.
  • Engagement with Ratnakar bank technology team during the India Bank sale of branches and business banking division to support the RBS CIO for the transition.
  • Supporting bank for regulatory projects.
  • Supporting one of the Banks core values theme
2011-092012-02

Project Manager

E-Businessware (Royal Bank of Scotland account)

Project Manager, Global Programmes division in RBS. The role was to manage and deliver the India Helpdesk restructuring program being run centrally by the RBS Group. Was offered a permanent position in RBS in the Global Programmes Team for India focussed projects. Key responsibilities and achievements in the role included; 

2007-032011-09

Assistant General Manager

HT Media Ltd

The role was to manage development and delivery of various applications developed in-house and supported by multiple vendors for the unique workflow and integration requirements of a media organisation. Key responsibilities and achievements in the role included;

  • Business Support management of products ranging from finance, inventory management and content management systems
  • Operations support for product defects
  • Product development and Software development following SDLC processes
  • Release management for product and code updates
  • Integration with SAP
  • Integration with Payment gateways 
2006-112007-03

System Specialist DBA

HCL COMNET Ltd
2004-102006-11

SR. Customer Support Engineer

Summit Information Technologies Ltd
2002-102004-11

Senior Engineer, Production

Bennet and Coleman Co Ltd

Education

2002

Bachelor of Technology in Computer Science and Engineering

Kurukshetra University