September 22: Business Consulting services have been the backbone of the corporate management sector. This sector has gone bigger exponentially, especially in the Indian market. As a result, consultants have taken their rightful place in the business sector. Such is the story of Bhaskar Reddy, one of the experienced pioneers in the Indian business consulting segment. His expertise is mainly in start-ups and the global IT and ITES industry. Throughout a considerable long career which spans a long time of almost 25 years in the field of Consulting, Business Growth, and Strategy, having held leadership positions across organizations, from start-ups to global IT companies. He is widely recognized for leveraging people, technology, and processes to drive performance and deliver business objectives.
Bhaskar started his career as an entrepreneur and founded his own boutique consulting entity focused on servicing products. With that strong foundation in place, he moved on to leadership positions to advise, design, and implement transformational solutions in specialist functional and industry areas.
Bhaskar’s specialty lies in making prudent plans tailor-made for the specific companies that engage him. Before his current role, Mr. Reddy helped to build offshore Managed Services and Global Shared Services centers in India, including for one of the top 4 consulting firms- Capgemini India, with aggressive plans for global expansion. A key part of his expertise and experiences lies in anchoring Offshore/On-shore Consulting Units for Global Delivery, developing offshore strategic plans, managing, and improving performance, including process, control design, shared services models and outsourcing services and entities.
His stint with one of the US-based global consulting firms involved leading midsize transformation programs and helping companies identify new business opportunities, restructure their capabilities and internationalize their businesses in India and emerging countries.
Bhaskar has made a very effective network of global shared services centers in India, which have worked towards shaping identities and creating brand value for various organizations. Promoting tangible results as the practical goal of a consultant, Bhaskar wants to bring a new dawn to the consulting scenario in India.
When asked about his journey so far and his experience in the consulting industry, he said, “Throughout my career, I have constantly focused on identifying markets and internal opportunities, and stimulated resources, to deliver strong and sustained contributions to revenue, margin and business. growth of organizations on behalf of leading consultancies and IT/BPO firms.”
“Consulting is poised for a big transformation— those times when a consultant would present his/her strategy and walk away are long gone. Now it’s about walking along with the customer, engaging in their implementation journeys and enabling them to achieve tangible business outcomes. “
Bhaskar has made a considerable mark in the consulting industry in India and abroad. Companies have been rejuvenated and found themselves in a considerably better position under his guidance. He has slowly and steadily built up a reputation of being a respected professional and one who always works for clients, in light of his works and achievements, which spans over 25 years, thanks to leaders like him and others in the consulting industry who have contributed to this growth.
Business Mint and Nation awards recognize and applaud Bhaskar’s efforts and have awarded him the “Most Prominent Leader of the Year 2022” under the Business Consulting Category.