YASH Technologies™, a leading technology services and outsourcing partner for global companies, today announced three new appointments to its leadership team for services in support of SAP® solutions. YASH’s management additions include: Jackie Bell as Practice Director, Human Capital Management; Brian McCarthy as Practice Director, Manufacturing Industries; and Ryan Hodge as Practice Director, Information Management. The new appointments support the organizational strategy to go-to-market in key verticals as well as lines of business as outlined in a previous announcement.
Jackie Bell, Practice Manager, Human Capital Management, has eight years’ experience at Big 4 consulting firms implementing large-scale global HR transformation solutions across several prominent Fortune 500 companies. Jackie recently joined YASH to build out its Human Capital Management Practice and expand the practice’s depth in SuccessFactors. Her focus is primarily Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and business execution delivery projects ranging from all areas of talent and HR including Talent Acquisition, Performance and Succession Management, Career Management, Learning, and aligning Talent Analytics. She assists clients in designing HR and talent service delivery models and their successful deployments.
As Practice Director, Manufacturing Industries, Brian McCarthy will be responsible for the continued development and successful deployment of YASH’s services and solutions portfolio to address the unique business challenges of global discrete and high tech manufacturing companies. He has over 30 years of combined consulting and industry leadership experience. Brian has held leadership positions within global consulting/advisory and systems integration firms, with direct responsibility for business development, resource deployment, service delivery, and ultimate client satisfaction. The prior 20 years of industry experience was primarily within aerospace and defense, with leadership responsibilities across a number of core functional areas including Supply Chain, Manufacturing Operations, Product Configuration Management, and Finance & Accounting.
As Practice Director, Information Management, Ryan Hodge will oversee the Information Management Practice in North America. His experience includes over 22 years delivering and managing global enterprise full life cycle data warehouse and business intelligence programs. Mr. Hodge has implemented over 15 full lifecycle SAP BI Data Warehouse projects within multiple industries including financial services, chemical, oil and gas, energy, healthcare, life sciences, transportation and retail. In his prior role as Senior Manager- IBM Global Business Services, he was responsible for pre-sales to post sales delivery of SAP Business Intelligence programs. Mr. Hodge was also a senior manager with SAP Business Consulting Services at Accenture.
“We are very pleased to have high caliber leaders join our management team,” said Abe Iruegas, senior vice president, overseeing SAP services at YASH. “These practice directors will lead the charge in our go to market strategy, for their respective areas, and ultimately be responsible for driving customer value.”
Ms. Bell, Mr. McCarthy, and Mr. Hodge join newly appointed management additions: Tom Hanzlick, Practice Director, Trade Industries; Paul Struck, Practice Director, Process Industries, and Robert Melkonian, Practice Director, Services Industry to encompass YASH’s North American leadership team. These key leadership appointments will continue to establish YASH’s market presence in North America and its continued commitment to providing innovative customer-centric solutions to its customers.
About YASH Technologies
YASH Technologies (yash.com) focuses on customer success. As a leading technology services and outsourcing partner for medium and large global customers, we leverage technology and our flexible delivery models to drive performance and business value throughout a customer's enterprise. YASH's comprehensive service approach incorporates a holistic view of our customers that extends beyond delivery. This approach integrates enterprise solutions and services, proprietary best practice offerings, strategic application and maintenance outsourcing, as well as consulting and integration services. YASH is a SEI CMMI (Level 3) and an ISO 9001:2008 certified company with U.S. and India headquarters and regional sales and development offices spread across four continents.