Abhijit Sardesai


Abhijit offers thirty-three years of expertise in global applications delivery management and transformational program management of applications maintenance and development, serving customers in manufacturing, pharma, IT services and banking industries: • Recently worked with DXC Technology as General Manager, leading the delivery of SAP applications services for UK&I, Europe, Middle East and India regions, including SAP application management, full life cycle implementations, template roll-outs, remediation, upgrades, enhancements, HANA migration • Responsible for driving the organization's operational & growth KPIs, including work migration, labour pyramid mix, innovation, talent retention, utilization and billability, cross-training and job rotation, timely fulfilment of demand preventing revenue loss • Built, developed and managed the company's flagship SAP Leveraged Services practice and grew it to a team of over 300 across multiple locations and serving over 40 customers, globally • Proven experience in managing scope, schedule, cost, quality and issues of large SAP programs working with cross-functional teams delivering outcomes and realizing the identified program benefits • Drives overall operations including defining IT roadmap, budgeting, technology planning, technology evaluation, business transformation execution and solution delivery • Works very closely with Offering & Solution teams to provide a single-window solution to customers and meeting the goals and expectations of both the organization and the customer • 16 years' overseas experience in the USA, Cayman Islands & the UK, managing globally diverse teams leveraging the onsite-offsite-offshore methodology • Connects at all levels with internal & external stakeholders, leads by example and inspires trustworthy relationship