Ameri & Partners and WinHire Complete Merger

Ameri & Partners and WinHire Complete Merger

A provider of solutions in Lean Enterprise Architecture, ERP, Predictive Analytics and Enterprise Mobility to companies worldwide.

NEW YORK – Ameri & Partners, a transition management consulting firm founded in Vienna, VA with offerings that help clients turn their goals into positive business results and WinHire, a human capital management solutions firm founded in Edison, NJ announced the completion of the merger between the two companies. The merger positions the combined entity as a new force in Lean Enterprise Architecture Partnerships (LEAP), in a partner ecosystem collaboration model that ensures high quality resource deployment and well defined transition management process that will deliver results on time, within budget and exceeding quality expectations. The new combined entity will adopt the Ameri100 brand identity.

Since the merger agreement was put together in April, 2014, the two companies have been preparing an integration plan designed to rapidly combine the operations of the two companies into one. The plan is complete, and the integration process has been done, in time for the combined user group conference on “Innovative IT Services Delivery through a Global LEAP Ecosystem” held earlier this month in Philadelphia, USA.

Giri Devanur, CEO of WinHire, who will lead Ameri100 said “We have an unwavering commitment to helping our clients succeed. Our goal is to help clients identify and build the differentiating capabilities they need to win. This combination would not only deliver on this innovative value proposition but would also help reinvent transition management consulting in today’s competitive environment.” Giri is a serial entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry. Previously, Giri founded WinHire in 2010, an innovative company building software products with professional services in the HR space. Giri holds a Masters Degree in Technology Management from Columbia University (2014) and a Computer Engineering Degree from the University of Mysore, India. WinHire was among the winners of Columbia University’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship competition held earlier this year.

“Lean Enterprise Architecture Partnership- When time and quality matter.”

Dev Nidhi, Founder of Ameri & Partners, will be the Chairman of Ameri100. Dev said “We believe this combination of Ameri & Partners with professional services & product development capabilities of WinHire would create a stand-out Lean Enterprise Architecture Partnerships (LEAP) organization that delivers first class quality services to a broad range of stakeholders. In particular, it would give CIOs the opportunity to work with a global consulting team that could provide services from IT strategy development right through to execution.” Dev is a seasoned technology entrepreneur with over 20 years of experience in the IT industry who has built businesses from ground up. Previously, he founded Ameri & Partners in 2012, an IT transition management firm. He is an Electrical Engineer from the University of Bangalore, India and has also undergone an Executive Training Program in Booth School of Business, University of Chicago.

One of the real strengths of Ameri100 would be the scope and quality of its services, giving the firm the ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders to build trust and solve important problems. “We are committed to building on our best-in-class solutions portfolio to create the most compelling and comprehensive offering for both current and new customers seeking a dynamic process for managing enterprise IT change through a planned transformation.” Giri commented. “Supported by the broadest and deepest pool of expert consultants in existence today, our customers will enjoy industry leading return on investment, particularly when they take full advantage of our lean enterprise architecture capability.”

Also part of the management team at Ameri100 is Carlos Fernandez as Director of Strategic Initiatives. Carlos has a Master Degree in Technology Management from Columbia University (2014) and an Engineering Degree from The City College of New York. Carlos is a decisive and driven technology professional with over 25 years of experience.

Ameri100 recently opened offices in Bangalore, India and New York, USA. These add to its global offices network in Vienna, VA and Edison, NJ, USA and Pune, India.

Ameri100 is executing on its long-term vision of adding value to its customers as both a strategic and operational partner.

Reference: Columbia University | Entrepreneurship