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V K Mehandru

CEO
VK is a mechanical engineer from Delhi College of Engineering with a Masters in Thermal Engineering from IIT Delhi. Over his 43 years of Industrial and Management experience, VK has worked with Public (Engineers India Limited), Private manufacturing and consulting business as well as in Bechtel (an MNC / EPC organization). Early part of his career involved him in design, engineering and trouble-shooting of Heat and Mass Transfer equipment used in Refineries, Petrochemical, Offshore and On-shore Oil & Gas fields, Power Plants and LNG plants. He gained extensive management experience while he served as Director of GEI HAMON Industries – an Indian Company specializing in Air Cooled Heat Exchangers and a Joint Venture with HAMON of Belgium. It is now named GEI Industrial Systems. At Bechtel, he served as Chief Engineer (Mechanical).

In addition to functional responsibility of Mechanical Department, VK managed training for all branches of Engineering. He delivered many technical as well as Behavioral Training Programs for Supervisors and Leadership. He was deeply involved in improving Human Performance, Change Management, Quality Improvement, Knowledge Management and Continuous Learning while serving Bechtel. A Six Sigma Champion and a Yellow Belt, he has developed expertise in developing Process Improvement Projects using Six Sigma Tools. VK also served L&T as an Advisor supporting incorporation of Systems, Processes and Performance Management Tools. Since 2005, as CEO of Nimble, he helps organizations grow using Systems and developing Balanced Score Cards and Individual level KPI’s linking Strategy to Employee Goals.

 

Pawan Bhandari

Managing Director
A Commerce graduate and an MBA in Rural Management from Institute of Rural Management (IRMA), Pawan has been successfully involved with multiple startups. He has successfully started new ventures entering nascent markets, bringing them to break-even level in short span and expanding them.

His abilities to work with new concepts, teams and markets; coupled with strengths in problem solving and analytical skills has been instrumental in exploring business opportunities in the highly dynamic IT and communication arena. Pawan’s key strength lies in understanding the processes within an organization, using Information technology to bring economy and efficiency to the organization and development of Management Information Systems.

Pawan has been involved with various types of organizations like, NDDB (National Dairy Development Board), GEI Hamon International, a french multinational company as GM (Marketing); Beanbag Webcasting, a pioneer in streaming media technology in India as Marketing & Operations Head; and IRIS (Investment Research & Information Services) as Business Head, Communication Division with added responsibility of Northern market.

 

Manoj Mankani

Delivery Head
Manoj Mankani is Commerce Graduate from University of Mumbai and an MBA in Marketing from London City College of IT & Management.

With over 6 years of Experience Manoj has worked in various sectors such as Business Process Outsourcing, Market Research and Consulting. He has worked with Wipro Spectramind, 3 Global Service and EMS Research UK before joining Nimble Systems as a Business Consultant.Manoj has graduated from a Business Consultant to Delivery/ProjectsHead in the last 4 years. He has done extensive work on process design and improvements for various companies in India, Kenya, Dubai, Nigeria & Cameroon. He has worked for clients in Manufacturing, trading, service industry, and retail.

Manoj is currently managing the operations in Mombasa, Kenya with regards to Project Management and Business Development.

 

Karnika Yadav

Country Head, Kenya
Karnika is a chemical engineering from Harcourt Butler Technological Institute, Kanpur and holds a Masters degree in International Business from Grenoble Graduate School of Business, France. She has over 5 years of management consulting experience in International Development, Information Technology and Finance sector.

Working as a functional liaison, Karnika analyzes business processes to develop customized solutions, reduce costs, and improve performances. She has continuously demonstrated acumen in organizational change management, strategy development, business application implementation, data mapping, dashboards and KPIs building, and human capital management.

Prior to joining NiMble, Karnika has acquired immense international experience by working with General Motors (India), IBM (India), Ministry of Social Solidarity/United Nations (East Timor) and Expedia (France). Through her experiences in each of these roles, she has developed exceptional analytical skills, as well as the ability to leverage strategic thinking to enable clients to successfully resolve their most pressing organizational challenges.

 

Chandrashekhar Dhone

Business Consultant, Ethiopia
Chandrashekhar Dhone is a competent individual who highly values knowledge based approach to situations at hand. He has successfully completed 12 consulting projects with high satisfaction levels among the clients. Projects undertaken till date include manufacturing process mapping, achieving operational efficiency, applying Lean process management principals, business process reengineering in IT and ITES, optimizing supply chain.

He has also worked to optimized sales functions in insurance and pharmaceutical companies. Also provides strong support in process mapping in various projects.

Chandrashekhar is a regular participant in entrepreneurship forums and also likes working with start ups in their early phase. He is also a member of several business interest groups, and always seeks to leverage his personal network to help create more value in his professional endeavors.

 

Pranav Singhal

Business Consultant
Pranav Singhal is a go-getter who has over four years of experience in business development and consulting in IT and Services sector. With Masters Degree in Business Management coupled with his experience in diversified industries gives him a panned view of analyzing industries, competitors and market trends to make sure strategies are targeted and achievable. He has dealt with international clients like Grohe, Fedders Llyod, Sapient Technologies and Ranbaxy as an Account Manager for Turnkey IT Solutions. He has also worked at Commonwealth Games, New Delhi in 2010 as Media Consultant which includes entire planning and execution of media activities during the Games.

Presently, at Nimble, he looks after a variety of areas like Process Mapping, Business Process Re-engineering, fixing KPI’s, Roles and Responsibilities, Management Control Systems and feasibility study for different clients based in India and East Africa.

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