Ganesh has worked in UK for 13+ years with National Grid, Northern Gas, Wales & West Utilities, nPower, British Petroleum(BP PLC) and Pitney Bowes(PB) during his tenure with Wipro Technologies. He has been the single point of contact for Wipro and Customer during the implementation of several projects including SAP R/3 roll out and SAP support projects
Ganesh has worked in UK for 13+ years with National Grid, Northern Gas, Wales & West Utilities, nPower, British Petroleum(BP PLC) and Pitney Bowes(PB) during his tenure with Wipro Technologies. He has been the single point of contact for Wipro and Customer during the implementation of several projects including SAP R/3 roll out and SAP support projects in United Kingdom. He has total 8+ years of SAP experience from SAP v4.7 to SAP ECC v6.0 implementation/upgdrae. He has worked as ‘SAP Lead consultant’ for multiple client assignments in United Kingdom.He has gained experience in 2 full life cycle implementation in SAP for SAP MM, PM and QM and he has very good hands on experience in 2 SAP Technical support projects,1 SAP Archiving Project, 4 SAP Enhancement projects and he has good exposure to SAP Cutover,SAP Upgrade, SAP Consolidations projects (ECC6.0 and ERP5.0). He has 3 years of shop floor experience in production and planning department.
**Ganesh is now SAP Certified Application Professional - Procurement with SAP ERP 6.0 EHP6 “(P_PRO_66 Exam) **
*Ganesh is PM Certified from PM Academy in 2011.
- SAP MM, WM
- SAP PM/PP/QM
- SRM 7.0
- SNC 7.0
- SAP Archive, SAP R/3 Ver 4.7 to ECC6.0
- CRM 4.2,
Oracle 7.x to 11g
Software Engineering Methodologies/Tools/Technologies: Rational ClearQuest, Rational Rose,UML
Education / Certifications
Ganesh has done ‘Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering’ from top university college ‘National Indian Institute of Technology (NIT), Surathkal, Karnataka’ and he has secured degree in First class with Distinction (70.00% above) during the year July-1997.
Ganesh has also participated in GATE (conducted by All India Entrance Exam for M. TECH) and secured 94.52 percentile during the Feb-2000.
Ganesh has been trained in SAP R/3 (MM and PP) from Pragim Technologies in Jan 2000.
Ganesh is SAP Certified Application Professional - Procurement with SAP ERP 6.0 EHP6 “(P_PRO_66 Exam) in Dec-2013
SAP Project Manager @ Project: B2B SAP Global Template and Brazil SAP AGILE Implementation
Responsible for delivering B2B template for SAP Global deployment & Brazil SAP enhancement project. Ganesh has delivered SERF 511 which has several SAP integration issues between SAP consumer and manufacturing division. I was also responsible for weekly reporting, escalations, scope discussions and definitions. Also the management of client deliverable & expectations. I have managed onshore & offshore team management for development of Functional and Technical activities. Supported creation of B2B GLOBAL TEMPLATE enhancement proposal, estimation and change orders for AGILE, and GxP standards. From July 2014 to July 2015 (1 year 1 month) SAP Technical Business Lead @ Project: Work and Asset Mgt (WAM) - SAP Implementation & SAP Business Support
ATLAS & SMART Metering – SAP Implementation and Support
Experience: nPower Customer Competency Centre (CCC) is a new business organization set up to support and enhance the nPower Retail business systems based on the SAP Atlas footprint. As a SAP Technical Business Lead, Ganesh was responsible for supporting and enhancing the SAP System elements of Billing, Device Management, CRM Service, CRM Customer Markers, Exceptions, Correspondence, Debt Collections, Finance, and Release Management. Ganesh was responsible for follow up with RWE IT stake holder on Defect resolution, Change management, Service monitoring, Batch management, Release management, Performance management and Test management. From February 2014 to June 2014 (5 months) Leeds, United KingdomSAP Project Manager @ Project: 1ERP (SAP ECC6.0) and SEPA implementation, SAP Enhancement
Client: Pitney Bowes, UK and U.S.
Role: SAP Project Manager
Duration: 08 Months
Experience: Ganesh has delivered end-to-end design and development of new interface between SAP ECC6.0 and Wind chill for enabling the functionality of managing Pitney Bowes Organization data such as Profit Centre, GL Code and Material Master Data in SAP ECC6.0 MM module. Ganesh is also responsible for managing the production issues in SAP PM, and QM, SD, WM. Ganesh has worked on end-to-end design and development of new interface for Vendor Master Data, Vendor Invoice information, customer information for third part systems. This involves the data extract from SAP ECC6.0 MM Module and generates iDOC for transferring it to AmberRoad (systems) via Middleware (IBM DataPower). Ganesh is the SPOC from Wipro during requirement gathering, functional spec preparation for SAP MM and PP Functional enhancement and for 1ERP projects. He has also delivered other enhancements in SAP are SEPA implementation, Multistream on Demand (for vendors and customers), SNC (supply chain for onboarding new vendors), German Post. From June 2013 to January 2014 (8 months) Service Manager/Project Manager @ Service Manager/Project Manager at BP, London
Project: IST Shipping APP Support and CODA/SAP Implementation
Client: British Petroleum, UK
Role: Service Manager
Duration: 08 Months
Experience: Ganesh has played a key role as a Service Manager for IST applications development and support at BP. He has also involved in CODA legacy application migration to SAP R/3. His primary responsibility is to ensure that the incidents and service requests are delivered within agreed SLA.
Ganesh was also involved in providing business support for Shipping Operators, and external team for SAP R/3 system interfaces with SAP (iDOC) & XI. I was responsible for the management of the Major Incident, Problem management, Change control, Configuration management and Tools development services to BP IST Department. IST is the key centre within BP’s organization for the management of BP International vessels and thus has a very high profile and an essential role to play in managing risk for BP Shipping. I was responsible for the management summary and completion of the client service report, including reporting progress against the continuous Service Improvement plan and the chairing of the service review meetings. From September 2012 to April 2013 (8 months) London, United KingdomProject Manager/Solutions Consultant @ Project: FOMSA (SAP) and SOMSA Programme (SCADA) Implementation, SAP Enhancement
Client: Wales & West Utilities, UK
Role: Domain Consultant/Project Manager
Duration: 6 Years
Experience: Ganesh has worked in Wales & West for close to 6 years and he has played a various roles such as Lead MM Technical to Lead Functional Lead and Project Manager. He is successful in delivering SAP R/3 implementation and SCADA applications projects such as –
SAP R/3 Upgrade - Analysis & Design
SAP R/3 4.7 integration with OpenText Livelink
SAP R/3 Archiving
SOMSA & FOMSA Programme
FOMSA SAP Support (R/3 Version 4.7)
Front Office Managed Service Applications (FOMSA) SAP R/3 implementation (SAP MM, PM, SD) From September 2007 to June 2011 (3 years 10 months) Cardiff, United KingdomProject Manager @ SAP Project Management From 2009 to 2011 (2 years) Solutions Consultant @ Worked on SOMSA Programme for NGN From January 2007 to June 2007 (6 months) Lead Consultant/Project Manager @ Lead consultant/Project Lead/Project Manager
Project: Front office SAP Implementation & SOMSA Exit Programme
Client: National Grid & Northern Gas
Role: Lead Consultant /Project Lead
Duration: 5 Years
Experience: Between Year 2002 and 2007, Ganesh has played a role of Solutions Consultant with National Grid on a consulting Assignment for defining the strategic solutions in SOMSA Exit Programme. This assignment was to provide an consultancy for their Core IT Systems (SAP R/3, SCADA and Non SCADA), taking into consideration of National Grid and iDN’s long-term Business Strategy and Business Model. Ganesh has executed SCADA reengineering project and provided technical support for the core IT systems.
During this period, Ganesh has also worked with Europe Field Force team in providing the functional Consultancy for many clients in UK includes United Utilities and Northern Gas Networks. From January 2000 to January 2007 (7 years 1 month) SAP MM Consultant @ Technical Consultant From March 2002 to September 2002 (7 months) Bengaluru Area, IndiaTechnical Consultant @ Technical Consulting and Implementation, Go-live/Support From September 2000 to March 2002 (1 year 7 months) Bengaluru Area, IndiaProduction Assistant Engineer @ Production and Planning Engineer in Manufacturing Division From September 1997 to September 2000 (3 years 1 month) Kolar Area, India
Engineer's Degree, Mechanical Engineering, First class with Distinction @ National Institute of Technology Karnataka From 1993 to 1997 P.U.C, Physics, Maths and Chemistry, First class with Distinction @ National Junior College Barkur , Udupi From 1991 to 1993 S.S.L.C, Science, First Class with Distinction @ Mahatma Gandhi High school Saibarakatte, Udupi From 1989 to 1991 Ganesh Ganiga is skilled in: Project Delivery, Project Management, SAP Implementation, SAP, SAP MM, SAP SRM, SAP ERP, SAP Architecture, SAP MM Module, Solution Architecture, SAP QM, Outsourcing, SAP R/3, Change Management, IDOC
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