Konnect is a revolutionary, web based ERP software designed to work in an unique environment, specifically to cater to project-based Architecture & Engineering and professional services firms. Konnect software has been tested and extensively used by leading Architecture & Engineering professional services firms for many years. The same software can also be used by other professional services firms including Accounting, Financial Services, IT Consulting, Legal, Management firms etc. as well with some modifications.
These firms rely on Konnect every day to win more business, increase operating efficiencies, profits and to measure and monitor team leader & employee performance. The software captures all billable/non billable hours, increases employee utilization, streamline project management and increase revenues and profits for the firm.
Various key business processes like Customer relationship management (CRM), Projects, Timesheet, Project based accounting, Human resources (HRM), Office administration and Management Information system (MIS) are available, in both stand alone and integrated modules. This enterprise software can also be deployed on the cloud or at client site's premises.
Close examination of Jagan's exhaustive and unique portfolio of works, accumulated from over the last 28 years, reveals evidence of a style that constantly challenges the status quo in the Architectural, Engineering and Construction (AEC) domains.
He has held a senior partnership position in a leading Architectural / Engineering firm in India for over 21 years. Prior to this, he has worked in a leading A/E firm in San Francisco for about 8 years. He was instrumental in driving the firm’s vision and goals and is the brainchild behind the development of Konnect. He has a thorough understanding of the issues involved in running a successful consultancy firm efficiently and profitably. His experience ranges from marketing and communications to winning and billing clients for work completed. Konnect incorporates the learnings from all these experiences and his vision is to share this expertise to the entire professional services consulting fraternity.
He has a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering, Masters in Structural Engineering and Masters in Architecture, USA with a focus on sustainability and ecological design. He has done challenging projects in California and Mid-Western United States in the areas of IT, Biotechnology, Advanced and Hi-Tech semiconductor manufacturing, Healthcare, Commercial and residential projects. He has done some path breaking research projects in close collaboration with Prof. Egor Popov at the University of California, Berkeley.
Newton has over 13 years of experience in the software development life cycle (SDLC) and likes to work on challenging projects. He was the main Software Architect in a leading Architecture / Engineering firm from 2006 to 2017 prior to leading the Konnect software development & research team. As the chief software Architect, he has designed enterprise level of architecture and has developed KONNECT (end-to-end ERP solution for Architecture & Engineering firms) with the assistance of the founding partner and other domain specialists. KONNECT provides an enterprise-wide information management system that facilitates the flow of information and for managing all resources and activities efficiently and productively within the business organization.
He has completed his Bachelor's degree from Panjab University, Chandigarh. He did his Master of Computer Applications (MCA) from Manipur University and was awarded as a Gold Medallist in his batch. He is very passionate and enjoys conceptualization, programming, design and developing applications, which will enhance business processes and provide smart solutions and benefit clients.
We can develop custom software for your unique business needs which can be either an add on to our Konnect Software or run as an independent software.