Agilera Names Sunil Prafullchandra as Vice President and General Manager of Western Regional Operations Center, WROC.Business Editors
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 3, 2001
Seasoned Operations Veteran to Play Instrumental
Role in Agilera's Growth
Agilera, a leading full-service application service provider (ASP), today announced that Sunil Prafullchandra has joined Agilera as vice president and general manager of its Western Regional Operations Center The facility or location on an installation, base, or facility used by the commander to command, control, and coordinate all crisis activities. See also base defense operations center; command center. (WROC WROC Welfare Rights Organizing Coalition ), directing professional services (job) professional services - A department of a supplier providing consultancy and programming manpower for the supplier's products. , application management and support services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services .
"Sunil brings a strong combination of technical and management skills, making him uniquely suited to build WROC into a superior ASP delivery hub for Agilera," said Robert Unger, Agilera's chief executive officer. "His experience and expertise will complement Agilera's executive team and the company's growth strategy for dominance in the ASP industry."
Prafullchandra most recently served as general manager for AppGenesys' West Coast operations, where he was responsible for building a managed services An umbrella term for third-party monitoring and maintaining of computers, networks and software. The actual equipment may be inhouse or at the third-party's facilities, but the "managed" implies an ongoing effort; for example, making sure the equipment is running at a certain quality organization capable of delivering secure, reliable and scalable Internet infrastructure solutions to global 2000 companies. With a strong business and technical background in the Internet infrastructure space, Prafullchandra has also played a key role in driving the company's strategic direction in product development, sales, business development and M&A.
In addition to his start-up experience, Prafullchandra has held various leadership positions in operations, engineering and sales at Honeywell, Fluor Daniel, Anglo American Corporation and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) is South Africa's central and premier scientific research and development organisation. It was established by an act of parliament in 1945 and is situated on its own campus in the city of Pretoria. .
Agilera is a full-service application service provider (ASP) that delivers business solutions through application management of IT and e-business operations. Agilera's application management knowledge and experience mitigates financial, technological and human capital risk and optimizes our clients' IT operations. Agilera, headquartered in Englewood, Colorado Englewood is a city in Arapahoe County, Colorado, USA. As of 2005, the city is estimated to have a total population of 32,350. It is part of the Denver-Aurora Metropolitan Area. , provides its customers the velocity for faster time to market and return on investment. Agilera's Web site is www.agilera.com.