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Project Details

Posted: January 19, 2011 in Uncategorized

Project+cycle management 

  • Roads & Transport Authority, Government of Dubai, UAE
    • Program management office (PMO) set up and operational management
  • Princess Nora UniversityMinistry of Finance, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • University information systems program (40 000 students, 800 beds) Evaluation, selection, contract management consulting and implementation services for the following programs: Technology & infrastructure, business applications and academic applications
  • SEU, Saudi electronic UniversityMinistry of Higher Education, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    • a higher education authority [government sponsored] in the GCC. (Online eUniversity, 6 500 students with an initial capacity of up to 10 000). Main tasks: Advisory, consulting, subject matter expertise and program management services. (in cooperation with Blackboard)
  • Al-Hilal bank, UAE
    • Program management office (PMO) set up and operational management
  • IBM global business services
    • Design and implementation of a PMO project life-cycle application
  • Confidential, GCC
    • Evaluation, selection and contract management for several IT programs

Strategy & change

  • Dubai Municipality, Dubai Government, UAE
    • eGovernment strategy, government integration, projects & investment road-map
  • Ontario government, Region of peel, Canada
    • Organizational restructuring effort, amalgamation of several units, HR position management implementation
  • Confidential, GCC
    • Government financial management system implementation, cash to accrual transformation
  • Etihad Airways, UAE
    • Customers service strategy definition across major airports
    • IT strategy, projects & investment road-map
  • Spinneys, UAE & Lebanon
    • Strategy definition and road-map for warehouse management systems solutions and radio frequency devices
 Business process management 
  • du, UAE
    • Developed incentive compensation strategy, business process, evaluation & project road-map
    • Developed business process and operational procedures for GSM provisioning and activation
  • Atlas, US & Canada
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Human Capital Management solution
  • Barwil, UAE
    • ERP & Logistics business process consulting & WMS solution implementation
  • MMI, UAE
    • ERP & Logistics business process consulting & WMS solution implementation
  • RHS, UAE
    • ERP & Logistics business process consulting & WMS solution implementation
  • Spinneys, UAE & Lebanon
    • Designs, supply & commissioning of solutions for logistics, supply chain & materials handling business process & operations

Technology, ICT 

  • Confidential, Canada
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Oracle’s PeopleSoft Human Capital Management & Financials solution
  • Dubai Municipality, Dubai Government, UAE
    • Unified portal project, single gateway for all eServices
  • Fujitsu consultingDMR Conseil, Canada, US & Europe
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Oracle’s PeopleSoft Human Capital Management & Financials solution
  • IBM global business services
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Oracle’s PeopleSoft Human Capital Management & Financials solution
  • Lipton Unilever, UAE
    • ERP & Logistics business process consulting & WMS solution implementation
  • Emirates Airlines, Emirates SkyCargo, UAE
    • Implemented a proof of concept project for a ULD RFID track and trace project using active & passive technology
  • ALDO group, US & Canada
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Oracle’s PeopleSoft Human Capital Management & Financials solution
    • Srategic outsourcing for application management services
  • Olin, Winchestor, UIS & Canada
    • ERP business consulting: Implementation of a Global Oracle’s PeopleSoft Human Capital Management & Financials solution
  • Confidential, GCC
    • Evaluation, selection and contract management for several IT programs

Training 

Marketing & social media 
  • European-Lebanese center for industrial modernization ELCIM
    • Social media strategy definition

Subject matter expertise

  • SNA, Allianz, Lebanon
    • SME insurance consulting life & non-life
  • BLOM Bank, Lebanon
    • Retail Marketing and Market Research
  • United Nations, World urban forum, UNHabitat
    • Set up team rooms and ran dialogues and chat forums for yearly event via IBM
  • IBM global business services
    • Design and implementation of a HR solutions

Other solutions

  • American university of Beirut, Lebanon
    • Design, supply and commissioning of archiving solutions
  • Arab bank, Lebanon
    • Design, supply and commissioning of archiving solutions
  • HOLDAL, Lebanon & Syria
    • Designs, supply & commissioning of solutions for logistics, supply chain & materials handling business process & operations
  • K Fattal et fils, Lebanon & Syria
    • Designs, supply & commissioning of solutions for logistics, supply chain & materials handling business process & operations
  • Kuwait AirwaysKuwait
    • Implementation of customer self-service kiosks solutions
  • Gulf AirBahrain
    • Implementation of customer self-service kiosks solutions
  • Air Canada, Canada
    • Sales and distribution application management
  • Ecomax, Lebanon
    • Designs, supply & commissioning of solutions for logistics, supply chain & materials handling business process & operations
  • Spinneys, UAE & Lebanon
    • Designs, supply & commissioning of solutions for logistics, supply chain & materials handling business process & operations

[some projects performed by seleKt consultants while under contract through other companies]

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Posted: January 12, 2011 in Uncategorized

Who are we?

A project management consultancy boutique focusing on bridging the gap between management, business & ICT to maximize business value of investments, improve effectiveness, execution and growth. How? We streamline the discipline of project management by providing the right mix of domain expertise, industry knowhow, skill sets, tools and atmosphere to institute a fluid project management stream and promote a  practical, affordable and adaptable discipline.

So what exactly do we do?

Our business activities evolve around management advisory, consulting and training in the domains of project management, strategy & change management, process management, technology ICTexecutive training and innovation. Where? Serving the markets of Levant and select GCC & North African Countries our firm helps small and medium enterprises with organization, management, efficiency, clarity, growth, simplicity and effectiveness.

What problems do we actually solve?

Solving problems like Anti-innovation, inside-the-box thinking, clouded decision making, inefficiency, red-tape, stall, over budget, delays, gold-plating, defects,  low customer service experience, fall-short quality, scope creep, stiffness, inflexibility, opinion-ation, status-quo state of mind, big-4 mentality, ‘this’ internet and new media-age thing, fly-by-night freelancers. We make your problems and opportunities’ ours’ with the highest quality work, innovative and practical techniques, unmatched value and dedication to customer success, defining & achieving measurable business objectives.

Okay so how do we navigate around this site?

This sitemap or menu is organized horizontal and vertically. On the horizontal axis [top header menu] you will find general consulting and advisory offerings & solutions, training programs and about [us] section. On the vertical axis [left side bar] we’ve organized the solutions our firm provides in a niche area by industry or by business line.

We hope you find the information useful and look forward to reading and responding to your valuable comments and inquiries.

joseph zaarour يوسف زعرور [managing partner, orange consulting] e: joseph[at]zaarour.me

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