Meet Our Team
Saurabh Bhatt – Founder & CEO
Saurabh Bhatt is Founder & Chief Executive Officer of A5E Consulting. He is responsible for company strategy & client engagements.
Saurabh has 20+ years experience across industries in Strategy, Business Development, Delivery & Finance in leadership positions. He has set-up and successfully ran new business lines across the globe. Saurabh has extensive international consulting experience in Information Technology & Business Process Services.
Saurabh has worked with Reliance Industries as CIO, The Nielsen Company as Executive Director, Tata Consultancy Services as Global Program Director and Ramco Systems as Product Manager. Saurabh is Chartered Accountant by professional qualification.
He is an avid follower of cricket & has deep interest in music.
Vijay Tiwari – Head Business Development & Strategic Initiatives
Vijay Tiwari is Head Business Development and Strategic Initiatives at A5E Consulting. He is responsible for business development and strategic direction of A5E products and service lines around the world. An experienced Business Leader with a holistic understanding of Business processes and Technology.
His strong business development acumen has helped global organizations improve their top and bottom line. Vijay has worked across Industries and has driven global transformational HR initiatives aligning HR with business objectives. He has positively impacted bottom line results by aligning operations and HR while advancing core initiatives of global businesses. Vijay possesses deep SAP implementation experience and has managed large implementation projects.
Vijay comes with 37 years of experience and has previously served as Head of HR Services at TCS and Head of SAP HCM practice at Siemens, prior to which he worked in various roles as an Engineer in an Aluminium Company under the Ministry of Steel and Mines, Govt of India.
Vijay possess a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from BIT, Ranchi and is a Post Graduate in Management from IMT Ghaziabad. He is Certified SAP HCM Solution Consultant.
Vijay believes in leading a spiritual life and has a deep interest in mythology.
Piyush Trivedi – General Manager Finance
Piyush Trivedi is General Manager Finance at A5E Consulting. He is responsible for accounts and finance, commercial as well as Legal activities. A qualified chartered accountant with 30 years of experience in the field of financial management. He has played a key role in the management and executed various assignments involving Statutory audit, System designing, Risk Assessment. Financial Management and Controls, development of Internal Controls for various organisations. Piyush has worked with organizations like Reliance Industries Ltd, Welspun Maxsteel Limited, Promart Retail India Private Limited, Hindustan Zinc Limited, Abudhabi Commercial Bank and Stemcor (UK) Limited. Piyush is a graduate in commerce and an Inter Chartered accountant finalist from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India. Piyush likes to interact with people, traveling and reading.
Shahed Khan – Program Director
Shahed Khan is a Program Director at A5E Consulting. He is leading a team of SAP professionals in multiple delivery centers in A5E.
Shahed has around 19+ years of experience in Stakeholder Management, Crisis Management, Vendor Management and have been driving Pre-sales and Solution Architecture teams. He has a demonstrated and proven track record of leading S/4 HANA and IS-Retail programs.
He is MBA & CFA by education.
He has worked with large organizations like ICICI Bank, Accenture, Goodyear Tires and SAP LABS GDC.
Shahed lives in Hyderabad and loves to play cricket.
Bhavesh Trivedi – GM Business Development & Head Marketing
Bhavesh Trivedi is GM Business Development and Head Marketing at A5E Consulting. He is responsible for the global business development and marketing of A5E products and service lines. An experienced Leader with a in-depth understanding of the global marketing and business development across industries.
His acumen in marketing products and services globally has helped organizations to operate across boundaries and establish brands and products. Bhavesh has worked across Industries and has driven global marketing initiatives aligning products and services with business objectives. Bhavesh has experience in digital marketing and has managed large companies to grow globally.
Bhavesh comes with over 18 years of experience and has previously served as Head of Marketing and Business Development at various MNCs and India multinationals. He has worked with companies like GIA, GEMFILEDS, Singapore International School and IMS.
Bhavesh possesses a Bachelors in Commerce and is a Post Graduate in Management in HR and Marketing. He is Digital Marketing expert.
Bhavesh believes in a firm believer in Karma and loves to play sports.
Aashish Shetty – Head BFSI & Innovation Lab
Aashish Shetty is a Head BFSI & Innovation Lab at A5E Consulting.
Aashish has around 10+ years of experience in various industries. He is senior Technologist with experience in Banking, Financial Services, Insurance, Education, Media & Social causes domain.
He is a computer engineer (MS, New York) by education.
He has worked with large enterprises and investment banks like Goldman Sachs and worked extensively across the Americas, Europe, and Asia.
Aashish lives in Mumbai and interested in photography.