In his short but effective tenure at Octo, Ashok has played a critical role in establishing a solution strategy that extends the value of Octo's core capabilities, and he has been instrumental in defining the overall technology strategy for the Company
Mclean, VA (PRWEB) March 16, 2012
Octo Consulting Group, a leading provider of technology and management consulting services to the Federal government, today announced the appointment of Ashok Nare as Chief Technology Officer (CTO).
“In these turbulent economic times, companies have to bring innovative solutions to market that help our customers eliminate inefficiencies and reduce costs. New products and solutions based on new technology or those that extend the value of existing solutions are critical to success of our firm. We have established the Office of the Chief Technology Officer to act as a catalyst for the technological innovation needed bring these solutions to market. Our CTO is charged with the task of drawing up the blueprint for the use of technology to support our business objectives and the important objectives of our customers," said Mehul Sanghani, President of Octo Consulting Group. "In his short but effective tenure at Octo, Ashok has played a critical role in establishing a solution strategy that extends the value of Octo's core capabilities, and he has been instrumental in defining the overall technology strategy for the Company. With an expanded commitment to new technology assessment, innovation, partnerships and product marketing, our focus on our customers is strongly reinforced by this appointment."
In his new role as CTO, Mr. Nare will serve as an advisor to senior management and be responsible for monitoring and assessing new technologies, helping to drive innovation across the organization, strategic partnership development and marketing with industry analysts and relevant trade media.
Mr. Nare has been with the company since 2010 and served as Principal and practice lead for Technology & Solutions practice area. Prior to joining Octo, Mr. Nare held several technical and management leadership positions where he was responsible for the implementation of a diverse portfolio of distributed, high performance, scalable, and secure business solutions in multiple verticals.. He has over 16 years of technology and management leadership experience in enterprise software development, technical leadership, and enterprise architecture, with a focus on aligning technical strategy with business goals. Mr. Nare’s core competencies are enterprise/solutions architecture, technical leadership & strategy, new product development and enterprise software development, with expertise in emerging technologies such as SaaS, Cloud Computing, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0, and Social Media (and it’s applications in enterprise space). He has a proven track record in providing his customers with best practices based direction and advisory support in IT strategy, enterprise architecture and solution architecture. He also has broad, demonstrated expertise in the architecture, implementation and delivery of high performance, scalable enterprise business applications and technology solutions across multiple domains including public and private sectors.