Avinash Thakur – SAP Technical Lead

How long have you worked at Novel?

I joined Novel at the very begining of its startup and have been working here for five years.

What made you choose Novel as an employer?

I wanted a more challenging role. I wanted to be a consultant with direct customer interaction opportunities. When I got the call from Novel, I was more than happy to join. In addition to being an SAP Consultant, the company was just starting up, promising a lot of challenging opportunities.

What is your current role at Novel?

As an technical lead, I design technical solutions and hence work across projects and customers. I work with a range of SAP technologies including ABAP, JAVA, Webdynpro, SAP Netweaver Portal, SAP Process Integration.

Which clients have you helped recently?

My role is always working on new technologies as it comes. I recently worked with JK Lakshmi Cement – helping them set up their Sales scenario using SAP Process Integration (PI). I am also working with our largest customer – Sony india involved in the development of Portal on Webdynpro.

What do you think sets Novel apart from other SAP partners?

One word: People. Our strength as a company lies in people with a lot of passion. We love what we do and we continuously strive to beat ourselves year after year with genuine passion and enjoy ourselves thoroughly in the process. We never rest after a success but energise ourselves with the success and look forward to the next challenge.

What does the Novel Difference mean to you?

Leaving all the marketing spiel aside, when I look back at my time with Novel, I see hard work, passion, dedication and the most important of all – customer satisfaction. Being appreciated by the customer for a job well done, their continued belief in our ability to deliver with continual and expanding engagement is the Novel difference.