Nishant ThakurOperations and Technology Management

Nishant Thakur is an Electronics & Communication Engineer who has enrolled in the Operations & Technology specialization after completing four years of working professionally as a ERP/SAP Consultant in the Indian IT MNC industry, preceded by eight months of teaching music and English language to schoolchildren. After attaining his Bachelors in Engineering, he worked extensively across the length and breadth of India in the IT industry in long and short-term projects implementing and maintaining ERP systems for European and American clients.

He commenced his professional IT career working for Wipro Technologies where his exceptional achievements earned him a quick succession of promotions before he joined Infosys two years later in a more challenging and demanding role. Throughout his four years in the industry he attained technical and functional skills related to the managing and implementation of stable and unstable ERP/SAP production/live and test systems and landscapes used by some of the biggest corporations in the world such as BMW, Walmart and Bank Of America. With his MBA from UW-Madison he plans to integrate his technological and functional knowhow with the business and presales aspects of the industry to get into the project and operations management aspects of this industry and eventually set up his own IT firm specializing in quality deliverables.