Kundan Singh Shekhawat is the Founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Ascent Technology Consulting, UAE Headquartered Leading Software Product Company. Kundan is best known for his dynamic leadership and steering Ascent towards its vision of becoming the best software solutions provider in the Financial Industry. Kundan is a first-Generation Entrepreneur and has extensively travelled and worked in United States, Europe, Middle East and India.
Kundan’s unique entrepreneurial success is the direct result of building a culture at Ascent which requires people to be extremely open, air disagreements, test each other’s logic and views, discovering mistakes and weaknesses and as a result, these attitudes lead to the improvement, quality and innovation of Ascent Technology.
He feels that by continually striving together for the highest levels of truth and excellence, Ascent Technology can be successful in creating meaningful employee, client, partner & Investor relationships. Kundan is both idealistic and practical in everything he does.
He truly believes that creating excellent outcomes requires setting ambitious goals and applying our understanding of how the business works, reflected in principles that he has come to live by, to achieve them. In his opinion, principles are ways of dealing with situations which are the evolving record of our understanding of what works well.
Kundan believes that such principles are not just read and followed but stress tested on an individual and collective level as our shared approach to working together. Kundan enjoys creating innovative ways to reach ambitious goals. He is very open and energized by receiving honest feedback. He is always looking to add team members who does not only accomplish the task that has been assigned to, but also people who he wants to share his life with.
Meaningful relationships are just as important as meaningful work — both are required and mutually reinforcing.
Kundan supports relationships to grow organically and encourages co-workers to get involved with the community, if they choose to. Kundan feel’s bringing up Ascent has been like carefully nurturing his third child while he is blessed with a Son and a Daughter. His passion as an Entrepreneur is infectious and his extreme focus and clarity brings a lot of energy and enthusiasm in Ascent ‘s business.
Ascent is an idea —meritocracy in which we value independent & Innovative thinking. Ascent is focused on understanding how the world of Financial Control & Reconciliation works. By having the deepest understanding of the global economy and financial markets and translating that understanding into innovative solutions; Ascent has built a distinct track record of success. We have done this for more than four years consistently by having our people operate in a culture of radical truth and transparency. We diligently diagnose the client’s pain points to achieving operational excellence and simultaneously achieving remarkable cost savings for our customers. Today, we manage about 20 clients in Middle East & Africa region’s most notable and sophisticated financial institutions and banks.
At Ascent, we are engineering solutions to suit the customer’s needs. Our philosophy is that the clients can be understood if we strive to build a fundamental, cause and effect understanding of management and markets. Technology is crucial to advancing our mission. Our specialists collaborate with our client’s managers to design, engineer and run platforms which enable systemization and scale in everything we do.
We believe in creating an environment of mutual trust, respect and cooperation among our team, shareholders and clients for a long-sustained business.
Ascent AutoReconO software is a first in the industry that is readily configurable, real-time and powerful reconciliation solution, which provides an end-to-end enterprise-wide scale-able solution to manage banking reconciliation and handle exceptions for complex business process in large and medium size banks.
Ascent Business Continuity Management provides various services with world class solutions. While AutoBCMO software offers industry best features with standard modules, Ascent BCM services are known for its strategies.
Ascent Escrow ProMartO is a real estate Escrow Software, designed to bridge the current gaps in the Real Estate Industry, thereby ensuring an optimistic stakeholder’s growth.