Rishi Thukral

“When you can measure what you are speaking about, and express it in numbers, you know something about it.”
Lord Kelvin
Industry Experience

Consumer Products


Media & Entertainment

Financial Services


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Rishi is an accomplished Project Portfolio and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) Shared Services executive with 17+ years of cross-functional business and technology expertise.
He has a strong track record of strategizing with leadership teams to leverage technology and streamline operations, thereby enhancing his clients’ competitive position. Whether in a dark room developing photographs, or in a conference room developing strategies, Rishi is focused on successful delivery.

Rishi’s experience has focused on management consulting, with a specialty in HRIS . He is a PMI-certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and has utilized this expertise across a variety of projects. Rishi has successfully led teams in the areas of Project and Program Management, delivering complex projects and enterprise-wide business solutions, domestically and abroad. He has built Project Management Offices and integrated them into Shared Service functions with Centers of Excellence (CoEs). Within HRIS, Rishi has experience managing HR enterprise applications including Oracle PeopleSoft, Taleo, and Successfactors.

Rishi’s objective viewpoint, coupled with his insights on systems, organizational transformation, and business process re-engineering has helped his clients increase efficiencies and maximize ROI. Rishi thrives in new environments and enjoys both establishing new relationships with clients, and motivating his team to deliver innovative solutions.

Prior to joining Acquis, Rishi worked at IBM Global Services and multinational companies including Unilever, AIG, MetLife, Dow Jones, and E*Trade. Rishi holds a Masters in Business Administration from Rutgers University and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He is also an avid photographer and manages a successful business in this field.
Impact Story

Creating an industry changing project portfolio strategy

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Impact Story

A client needed an easily-configured T&E managerial reporting solution. Acquis delivered.

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