Kavun Nuggihalli
An entrepreneur creating new business models and solutions through innovative software applications and platforms.

EDUCATION

Temple University | College of Science & Technology
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Philadelphia, PA - Class of 2019


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

SAP America Inc. | Support Engineer
Providing strategic and critical services to SAP’s largest customers operating on the most complex systems. As a support engineer, I interact with individuals at every level of the customer’s organization in order to meet the customer’s needs. Analyzing, optimizing, and safeguarding our customers’ SAP solutions.

ConsiderCode LLC | Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Founded a software company to create reliable, cloud-based software applications that collect, organize and present data in real-time.

University of Pennsylvania | Full-stack Engineer
Supported the development of a $15M software application that manages the financials of standardized patients at hospitals. Currently being used at the Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine.

Temple University | Artificial Intelligence Software Engineer
Created an artificial intelligence that can instantly classify and identify species using cameras installed in the rain forest. This tool is now being used by herpetologists in the Caribbean Islands & Haiti to protect rain forests and the species within them.

SAP America Inc. | Functional Technical Consultant | Support Escalation Engineer
Led a global team of 34 people and a local team of 20 quality assurance testers to launch the revenue accounting module. Solved Java, ABAP, and Microsoft SSO (single sign-on) issues.

Dell | Software Developer
Responsible for developing a process to migrate Atoms across servers to reduce support charges. Solved the problem by using the application programming interface, improving productivity by 30% and reducing support costs by 45%.


TECHNICAL SKILLS

Project Management: Git, Bit Bucket, GitHub, Agile, Scrum
Languages: Python, C, Java, Node JS
Web Development: PHP, SQL, HTML, JavaScript
Frameworks: Bootstrap, CakePHP, Cordova & Ionic, React, WordPress
Software: SAP S4, SAP R/3, Adobe CS6, FL Studio, Microsoft Office, Dell Boomi
Operating Systems: Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android


AWARDS & ACHIEVEMENTS

Selected from 330 applicants for Blackstone LaunchPad & TechStars' Fellowship. Awarded $5,000 in grant funding. (2020)

Sponsored by Goldman Sachs and featured in Philadelphia Startup Leader’s Entrepreneur Expo (2019)

Awarded “Most Promising University Company” by Morgan Lewis LLP and Nth Round at the Angle Venture Fair (2019)

Featured company in the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technology’s (PACT) capital conference (2018 & 2019)

Placed 2nd in the 20th annual Be Your Own Boss Bowl (Shark Tank style competition). Winning a total of $20,000 in seed funding (2018 & 2019)

Graduated from the Innovation & Entrepreneurship Institute’s (IEI) summer startup accelerator (2018 & 2020)


ASSOCIATIONS & AFFILIATIONS

TuDev:Member of Temple University’s developer organization for hackathons and app development competitions

Blackstone Launchpad:Featured company for Blackstone’s college entrepreneurship and mentoring program

Philadelphia Startup Leaders:Member in the collective group of startup leaders in Philadelphia

Nextgen Philadelphia: Member in the next generation of innovators and leaders in Philadelphia

Philadelphia Alliance for Capital & Technology: Featured company at Philadelphia’s largest capital conference for startups

Temple University Guest Lecture: Promoted entrepreneurship to freshmen computer science majors.