I am an enthusiastic learner, an intellectual leader and a writer. My professional career is established since 1997.
I am associated with Infostretch Corporationas a Senior Project Manager and mainly leading enterprise and mid to large size mobility solutions. In addition to leading the teams for project or product development assignments, I actively contribute on setting up Agile and SDLC processes and process improvements.
Infostretch is a growing mobile application lifecycle management organization focusing on enterprise level mobile solutions development and testing. InfoStretch’s core strength lies in providing multilevel solutions for various domains and mobile based technology products and framework development. Its head quarter is based in Silicon Valley California, Europe presence located in Thames Street, London and India operations are functional from Ahmedabad, Pune and Bangalore locations.
I started my career as a Computer Engineer with Macro Tech Pvt. Ltd. and then joint the R&D Department of Semitronik Industries for industrial automation software development. I stepped in to core IT sector in 2005 and started working for software service industry with my association at Saltriver InfoSystems. I was associated with Gateway TechnoLabs before connecting with InfoStretch.
I have been a hardcore software developer for more than 7 years and have developed solutions for Textile, Healthcare, Education and product development industries. I am associated with solutions development in variety of technologies as Java, .Net, PHP and large variety of mobile platforms.
I promote Agile processes but have effectively adopted different project execution methodologies that mold the best as per customer and organizational needs.
I am associated with Mobile Monday Ahmedabad Chapter, Ahmedabad Agile Meet and also active participant in Project Management Institute training programs.
Objective for my blog avanimakwana.com, started in Feb 2014; is to continue satisfying my passion for writing. I am happy to share my thoughts and experiences on leadership, processes, software development and the learnings from the greatest teacher –Life! I tweet as ‘avaniisonline’.
I equally cherish my roles of a wife and mother and love spending quality time with my son and family. I love grabbing sometime from my professional schedules and enjoy sightseeing, long drives, cooking, reading and photography.
Hyphens that connect me:
Avani is a Gujarati word meaning The Earth.
Aman – Manoj – Daughter – Sister – Project Management – Mobile development – Industrial automation– Java – iOS – Android – BlackBerry – Mobile-Web – Hybrid – Java – People management – Process improvement – Leadership – Techno-marketing presence – InfoStretch – Sightseeing – Long drives – Reading – Writing – Blogging – Cooking – Morning walks – Workouts – Agile – Nature – Wild life – Breeze – Sun shine – Sightseeing – Flowing water – Clouds in motion – Greenery – Early awaking – Almighty – The Bible – Hard work – Honest work – Smart work – Self-example – Shopping – Photography – Foodie – Green Tea – Chocolate – Ice-cream – Few but deserving friends – Ahmedabad – Dreaming Maserati Birdcage – Music – working towards adding more count…