Durian was founded by Kristina Roth and Goplas Chari who bring over 40 years experience running their own consulting firm as well as working in other large consulting companies.
They understand what it takes to build a sustainable organization based on integrity and delivering real value to clients. The core offerings include IT Strategy, ERP implementation & support, data/analytics and digital enablement. The company is based on being the perfect intersection between the best people, the best approach and the best price.
- Seasoned Consultants
- Relevant industry expertise (Retail, Telco, Distribution)
- Deep functional and technical expertise
- Excellent soft skills
- Keen focus on client success
- Unbiased advise
- Flexible approach
- Solutions based on Leading Practices
- Lean Operations
- Low Overheads
- Small and agile organization
Partners you can trust
Unbiased Advisory Services:
We work along side you to understand and solve your IT challenges. Specifically, we leverage our expertise to provide you with guidance on industry trends, where to leverage ERP solutions, leading practices around ERP products and thought leadership for ERP implementations. Our advice is always UNBIASED and aimed at your long term goals and interests.
Tomorrow’s solutions -now
Leading Edge Technology
We provide expertise, architecture, proof of concepts and solutions in:
- Advanced Analytics: high performance data warehousing to predictive analytics to complex data visualization
- HANA: for analytics and transactional operations
- Digital enablement: mobile and digital solutions for HR, supply chain, procurement, etcfina
- Cloud: guiding principles, strategy for deployment, monitoring, integration, security, data management, etc
The road forward
IT Strategy and Enterprise Planning Services
We develop IT roadmaps based on business capabilities, organizational priorities, financial considerations, M&A scope, technology constraints and other product roadmaps. We provide guidance and strategies to implement ERP globally –including setting up standards/ templates, teams, processes and technology platforms. We also audit/assess ERP implementations and deliver strategic insights to improve predictability and manage costs.
Change Leadership Services
Our consultants develop comprehensive strategies to maximize your IT investments by increasing team engagement during the implementation and end-user adoption post-implementation. This includes mission clarification, leadership alignment, comprehensive stakeholder engagement, timely and targeted communications, job impact and culture assessments, role definition, training design and execution.
Technology Delivery Offerings
The Total Package
Full Life Cycle ERP implementations
We work closely with you to define the scope, identify the criteria for success and optimize the implementation methodology to deliver ERP programs. We assemble high performing teams of consultants to manage the program , engage the stakeholders, conduct detailed design, configure and customize the software, perform testing, prepare for go-live and provide hyper-care support.
Design that works
Enterprise and Solution Architecture
We merge industry trends, solution expertise and analyze business drivers to create robust architectures based on methodologies such as TOGAF
- Business architectures: goals, facades, capabilities, processes
- Application Architecture: systems, functions, interfaces
- Data architecture: entities, relationships, system relationships
- Infrastructure architecture: datacenter/cloud, servers, storage, network, availability, security
ERP PMO services
We leverage our expertise to:
- work with your enterprise PMO and build out the Tech PM Organization
- establish metrics and KPIs tomeasure program/project success
- review the portfolio to identify synergies, conflicts & dependencies with other programs
- Establish the project plans, budget, governance model, etc.
- Provide ongoing program monitoring & management services
Expertise on Demand
Spot Consulting Services
We help solve specific problems or develop targeted capabilities with small high-caliber team of expertsWhere needed, we can support you by providing individual experts that supplement your team for specific ERP program functions. Our consultants’ combination of hard and soft skills enable them to hit the ground running, add value quickly and mesh with your teams seamlessly.
Are you a talented professional focused on planning, execution and monitoring of both Agile and traditional project teams? Are you a resourceful problem solver who thrives in the identification and definition of creative, effective solutions? If so you are the perfect for us and our clients. Reach out so that we can meet you or at least have a chat about future opportunities.
As a Project Manager at Durian Consultants will help client’s manage, and operate their most complex technology projects, define functional requirements for technology solutions, and design transformative approaches for technology systems working with an experienced team of IT professionals from Durian Consultants.