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Jonathan has more than 35 years of successful experience in operations management, business development, and consulting for various industries like semi-conductor, electronics manufacturing services, and solar industries. He has retired from leadership role managing high technology, rapid growth, and high complexity businesses. He is also an Adjunct Teaching Mentor at Singapore Management University. He holds a Master’s degree in Computer Engineering from Purdue University and a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Louisiana State University. Jonathan is currently working out of Singapore.
Core competencies include:
• Global Business Development and Management
• Financial Management (P&L accountability)
• Global Supply Chain
• Product Development and Introduction
• Corporate Sustainability
• Strategic Planning and Implementation
• Manufacturing and Operations Management
• Complex Problem Solving and Innovative Solution (Design Thinking)
• Continuous Process and Quality Improvement (Lean 6 Sigma)
Snr Business Consultant
Arun Devan has a Proven enterprise management professional in the Technology sector experienced with bootstrapping startups, developing business vision and strategy, driving sales and deployment performance and achieving successful outcomes under challenging conditions.
He has over 20 years of experience in the technology industry . He has vast experience in the APAC market and has worked with organizations such as National Computer Systems, SAP, Oasis Systems, and Blue Ocean Systems Pte Ltd. He is currently a director at 8BOS Holdings Pte Ltd, a venture that focuses on developing new products in the technology arena.
Apart from working in renowned organizations, he has established 2 SAP technology ventures that raised over SGD 50 million in total revenue and deployed solutions to over 100 clients to a variety of industries in the region.
Both as an employee and a founder, he has won accreditations and awards for high quality implementations and superior performance.
Arun is based in Singapore. He holds a degree in Comp Sci & Info Sys, Information Systems from National University of Singapore.
He is an expert in areas of ERP, Business intelligence, and SaaS products. He holds several accreditations related to various solutions such as SAP Hana and Inbound marketing certification from Hubspot.
As part of the Project team at VKT, Arun will work in the capacity of an advisor for the Enterprise software ecosystem.