team

Management Team

Praveen Maheshwari

Praveen Maheshwari

CEO & Founder

Praveen Maheshwari is the Founder and CEO of AWC Software. Praveen focuses on the strategy and direction to the company and he also works directly with customers throughout the sales and implementation process. His passion for people, processes and technology led him in to starting this entrepreneurial venture in 2006-07 with the 2 people on board and taking the journey of implementation and support services on Oracle E-Business Suite and diversified business to various technology services (such as Oracle fusion middleware, SAP, Microsoft SharePoint, Testing, Mobility and custom app development using ASP.NET/J2EE). He himself comes from the background of E-Business Suite implementation and support for companies like CAP Gemini, Polaris and CSC. He has carried that legacy of hands on experience in building AWC Software and taking to 300+ employee’s organization. He has been instrumental in creating an organization that invests on their employees and ensures that employees have necessary skills and experience before they are exposed to customer projects. His vision is to build an organization which has simplified processes and provides platform to grow and sustain within the organization for longer years which in turn ensures the customer centricity and trust to support their install base for years.

Praveen is a B Tech (Mechanical) from N.I.T., Kurukshetra in 1999 and is married with 2 wonderful children. He loves spending time with family and enjoys playing sports with children. Also, he ensures to spend time on social activities like development of green area around office premises and helping NGO’s for girl education.

Hemant Bhatia

Hemant Bhatia

Vice President Sales

Hemant Bhatia is Vice President – Sales who focuses his time on building client relationship and directing sales, marketing and strategic initiatives for AWC Software. Prior to joining AWC Software, Hemant has spent time in various positions at EXL Services, Polaris and Wipro. In longest stint was in Wipro where he built reputation as a leader who was able to work with client from stage of Pre Sales to Sales and delivery of the project. During this tenure he worked in capacity of Delivery Manager delivering Oracle Projects for Wipro esteemed clients and then moving in to Enterprise Sales selling solutions to clients on Oracle, SAP and other technologies. His customer relationships skills have brought a new dimension to AWC Software with start of business lines for Oracle Middleware, SAP and Newgen.
Hemant is B Tech (Production) from Pune university and M.Sc E-Commerce for university of Manchester and is married with 2 beautiful kids. He loves playing cricket and cycling with his daughter.

Kunal Bhardwaj

Kunal Bhardwaj

Delivery Head

Kunal Bhardwaj is the Delivery Head who takes responsibility to ensure smooth execution of projects of various clients of AWC Software.

Kunal started his career working with NIIT Technologies and later worked with Accenture for over a decade. Most of his tenure with Accenture was spent working for various clients in the United States. Kunal worked in the capacity of an SAP Consultant and was involved in multiple projects across US. Additionally, he has also performed role of SAP Pre Sales and SAP Projects Delivery Management Of the myriad SAP skills that he adorns. Post Accenture, Kunal was Head of Project Management for Infinia SNS, a Loyalty Business Management firm in Mumbai.

With his vast experience in Tier 1 organizations, juggling various roles and continents, Kunal brings with him the vast knowledge on delivery processes. His key area of focus with AWC  is to strengthen the delivery processes of the organization, thereby working towards improving customer satisfaction score. Kunal works closely with all the delivery and client  teams across technologies i.e. Microsoft, Newgen and Oracle.

Kunal is an Electronics Engineer from Pune University and went ahead to do his M.Sc. (Software Systems) from the University of Sheffield, England. A sports enthusiast and an avid runner, Kunal loves to spend time with his children Vikhyaat & Insiya; When his schedule permits he loves to play cricket, table tennis and watch sporting action on TV. Kunal has participated in various running events and has also on certain occasions combined his love for running with that of raising funds for the cause of education for the under privileged (through Lotus Petal Foundation). In this pursuit he has been twice awarded the highest fundraiser (of his category) at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon 2015 & 2016.