Case Studies

Helping our clients meet their contingent workforce challenges.

First Macquarie Business / Technology challenges A business with a complex wholesaler capability serving more than 10 different brands and around 600 different products and a challenge to upgrade the full technology landscape including: Customer Master, Core Banking, Originations and Data Hub in parallel.


The technological platforms utilised were PEGA, SAP Banking, Sales Force and IBM MDM for customer master
Retail - Investment Banking & Wealth Management Novon Solution / Value Proposition & Specialist consultant skills
-PEGA and SAP Originations Solution Design
- Deposits and Mortgages end to end originations process design for a Digital Bank. Multi-brand, multi-channel, multi-bundling products on a fully automated capability
- Cross- Collateralization Solution Lead and Delivery Manager
- Operational reporting lead BA for customer information file
- Requirements gathering, Business Process design and documentation, conduct workshops, Fit-Gap analysis, solution and integration design upstream and downstream. Solution and Integration design for Online/ Batch processes. Implementation, Functional, System full life cycle- testing support.
- Training of Trainers support. Go Live, Coordination of team tasks, Post Go Live Support.
First Macquarie Business / Technology challenges Novon Solution / Value Proposition & Specialist consultant skills
Novon was asked to find specialist resources to join the program after phase 1 had been running for some weeks and Mac Bank executives became concerned that Oracle and their SI partner were not supporting them as originally stated in the sales lead up to the contract being awarded.

- Chris and Dom met with Macquarie to discuss the challenges and agree on approach and resources required
- Novon provided a highly specialised data migration, design and development level resource to lead the Macquarie's internal development team in preparing the transformation and translation patterns for the migration and promotion to Oracle Financials in the cloud
- Work streams started to get back on target and then a new additional roadblock was discovered. Internal SME’s were not able to devote the time necessary to provide the functional translation efforts for the BA’s. Novon was asked to source a resource that could provide a go between the SME’s and the BA’s ensuring they could quickly take the work of the SME’s and provide the necessary info to the BA’s
- Chris monitors the outputs and performance of the two resources as well as the general health of the program and informs Macquarie if he views any challenges
Group – Back Office PeopleSoft Financials Current back office financials vendor support ending (Oracle); Core Banking Financials data migration
A full data migration of the current PeopleSoft Core Banking platform to Oracle Financials in the cloud. Transaction volumes are extremely high. PeopleSoft data ETL to Sybase DW for transformation / translation then ETL to DataStage for pattern related translations. Then FTP to Oracle Financials API in the cloud. Then Oracle financials internally uploads the files to new financial platform.
Second Xinja Fintech Start Up – Neo Bank
Helping a Neo & Challenger bank to be created and to set up their technological platforms, design their business capability, while fulfilling regulation and compliance requirements to submit a banking license application.

Novon was engage to guide and support them throughout the process of Core Banking selection, contracting, and implementation. The selected partner and tool was SAP Cloud Banking in a period of 50 days from RFP gathering to Contract signature.
Novon Solution / Value Proposition & Specialist consultant skills
- SAP Cloud for Core Banking 1st project world-wide enabler. Business solution architecture, requirements and business processes gathering and IT delivery Contract support for SaaS and IaaS. Support for IT financial costing and planning.
- Multiple policies and regulatory documentation support. Operational, tax and reporting requirements gathering.
- SAP team support and interface with the business stakeholders.
- SAP integration design
- SAP Cloud for Banking , MAMBU and some other local products evaluation
- End to End business process design
- Core Banking Advisor / Strategic advisory for cloud vendor selection for Core Banking, Employee UI and Payment Orchestration Platform.
- Specific advisory around business readiness, Leadership management support, Costing and Lesson Learned.
Second Xinja Testing Services

Novon is currently engaged as a Testing partner to support E2E Testing as part of an implementation team for new SAP Lending and Home loan product. The first site globally implement the SAP C4B product.

Our team has been implanted to provide expertise in SAP banking products ranging from basic deposits to complex lending products, working closely with the vendor (SAP) and Xinja internal teams to understand requirements, then plan and execute complex testing of core functionality, all system integration requirements and reporting to support what is rigorous regularity compliance process to support Xinja’s application for a full banking licence.
Novon Solution / Value Proposition & Specialist consultant skills
- Our team has been selected for its specialist skills in SAP banking and proven experience in delivering enterprise technology solutions.
- Our Test Lead operates in a dual role (Test lead / Functional Lead) bringing expertise in Lending Originations. This is supported by a small team of Test Analysts all with proven experience in SAP and Lending products.
Third U Bank Business / Technology Challenges Ubank is a spin off of NAB Group and is breaking through a technological transformation process and unleashing their assets from the NAB group to gain independence.
In the journey of a core banking selection Novon has been appoint to support the project. It involved the RFP and the POC execution with the short-listed vendors ( CURRENT – Undergoing Selection ).
UBank backed by NAB Novon Solution / Value Proposition & Specialist consultant skills
- Cloud vendor selection for Core Banking, Employee UI and Process Orchestration Platform. Core Banking Proof of Concept: planning and scoping. Methodology selection and implementation.
- Design quick milestones and Key deliverables strategy planning to achieve quick wins.
- POC Management: execution, complexion, reporting, play back to executives
- FIT/GAP Analysis, configuration, testing planning. Leadership management support.
- Vendor team support and interface with the business stakeholders. Issues and Risk Management. Regulatory, tax and compliance liaison
- 10X, SAP, FIS, TEMENOS, MAMBU and Thought Machine Core Banking evaluations.