RODIC consultants
Rodic Consultants Pvt. Ltd has launched a business unit, A-TOM (Advisory for Transaction, Organizational Support & Management). A-TOM has been curated to handhold infrastructure clients/projects in the entire lifecycle of the project, program or portfolio. With this, Rodic Consultants, in the forthcoming times, shall have the ultimate business advantage of being the firm in the end-to-end block offering of services, solutions and sectors from concept to commissioning. Rodic Consultants is eyeing revenue of Rs 100 crore in FY 21-22 from this new business unit.

The service offerings of A-TOM shall comprise strategic interventions like preparing vision documents including growth master plan, project study documents such as feasibility study, DPR (Detailed Project Report) study; Go-To-Market Strategy including market intelligence and feedback; Transaction management including Business planning and Bid process management, Program Support Office (PSO) / Project Portfolio Management (PPM) including Project prioritization cum monitoring and Risk Management, Procurement plans and strategies including Contracts Management, Data visualisation and analytics, etc. The offering shall cut across a wide gamut of sectors and segments, including Transport (Roads and Highways, Airports, Ports, Railways, Metrorail), Urban Development, Power, Agriculture etc.

Prashant Gupta, Executive Director, Rodic Consultants, said, "A-TOM – as the acronym suggests, depicts the inherent strength, energy and potential that it carries. The Strategic unit when blended with the existing technical strength shall put Rodic into a new trajectory of growth and acceleration. A-TOM, with its unique spread of service offerings and a 360-degree delivery approach, is going to empower all the key stakeholders in the infrastructure domain. It will disrupt the existing typical consulting setup, streamline the processes and render a cost-effective solution to our clientele, thereby enhancing their experience.”

A-TOM aims to partner with an array of clientele, thereby enabling Rodic Consultants to explore new frontiers and tap newer avenues in the field of techno-management consulting. Rodic Consultants has successfully rendered consulting services to several state-of-the-art infrastructure projects in India.

Raj Kumar, CMD, Rodic Consultants, said, “The launch of A-TOM is a formidable step towards widening our spectrum of services and fostering innovation in our endeavour to maintain a competitive edge in the industry. This business offering will help us diversify our strategy to cater to our clients more effectively with end-to-end block offering of services and solutions cutting across sectors from concept to commissioning. As a leading player in the segment, we are committed to enriching the ‘Aatma Nirbhar Bharat’ initiative in true sense, thereby contributing to India’s growth story.”

This new business unit will be headed by Prashant Gupta as Executive Director (A-TOM). Prashant Gupta has over 20 years of illustrious consulting career with too many firsts to his credit in the Government consulting space. Having served both the sides- Government and private, Prashant brings in a unique blend of entrepreneurship. Prashant has designed lot of unique projects and solutions focusing on large scale capital program and projects. Prior to joining Rodic Consultants, Prashant has served Ernst & Young LLP at a leadership position and had been associated for more than a decade. Along with Prashant there are four senior sector executives and three delivery specialists have joined Rodic as part of this master stroke – as considered by many experts from the sector.
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