FCS announces the appointment of Ex-Oracle Executive Sreenivasa Hosamane as General Manager, APAC

Frontline Consulting Services (FCS), a leading IT Solutions provider, today announced it has appointed Sreenivasa Hosamane as the company’s General Manager APAC and Offshore development centers. Prior to joining FCS, Sreeni was Vice President at Oracle Corporation [ORCL: NASDAQ].

FCS has been experiencing a rapid growth in all it’s business units including SaaS, Consulting, Outsourcing and Products. To sustain this rapid growth FCS has been aggressively expanding and is on it’s path to triple the headcount in Hyderabad to 500+ engineers by 2010.”

CEO Vikas Handa commented “At this time of economic recession, one would wonder which one is more significant, the announcement that FCS is massively growing or the name of Mr. Hosamane – who is hand picked to lead this effort. Having lead Oracle’s efforts in establishing its Applications Development Center in India and providing leadership to Global development teams, Mr. Hosamane has come with right experience in accomplishing FCS’s objectives.

Sreeni played a steller role in establishing a highly successful Oracle Application development R&D center at Hyderabad since 1999. He brings tremendous experiences in creating 24x7 applications development and support centers using “follow-the-sun” model. He was instrumental in coming up with multiple Oracle Application releases like 11i and R12. He led R&D teams in Financials, Supply Chain and CRM product lines. In his last role he was Vice President - Oracle Global Services Delivery team – an off shore arm of Oracle’s North America Consulting. He led teams working on implementation and CEMLI developments of eBusiness Suite 11i10 & R12 releases.

FCS is strategically focussing on SaaS, Managed and Implementation services globally. SaaS business model provides customers with the ability to have Software deployed on a provider’s servers and use it as a service on demand. SaaS enables centralized installation, implementation and feature updation – hence customers need not worry about infrastructure setup, Configuration, regular software upgradation, maintenance and customization. Since SaaS architecture can use virtualization, it can benefit from increased system capacity. FCS development centre in Hyderabad will focus on high-end solutions targeting the manufacturing, consumer goods, retail, public sector, service and insurance verticals.

About Frontline Consulting Services Inc. (FCS)

FCS, with world headquarters in Charlotte, North Carolina, is a Systems Integration and Product Development company that helps businesses globally to utilize technology and improve their core businesses process. FCS has extensive experience in the fields of Enterprise Applications (Oracle, PeopleSoft, SAP & JDE), Business Process Integration, Product & Application Development, and Business Process Outsourcing.