|Solutions that help manage the speed and complexity of brand manufacturing industries such as consumer packaged goods, electronics, apparel & footwear, automotive|
|Solutions that support the complexity and scalability needs of fashion, hardlines, and other retail segments|
|Solutions for managing the complexity and speed B2B manufacturing segments such as Industrial, semiconductor|
TECHNOLOGY & SERVICES
|Solutions to support fast changing, human resource intensive high tech software and professional services, businesses|
|Solutions to support the needs of banking, insurance service providers|
|Solutions tailored to support the complexity and of hospitals, service providers|
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Sanjiv Sidhu’s (Wikipedia) career has focused on helping large organizations consistently achieve superior results via improved planning and execution of plans. Based on the belief that businesses react too slowly to rapidly changing conditions, Sanjiv’s concentration has been on helping organizations implement new processes to boost agility and adaptability. Several Global 1000 corporations have implemented his methodology and achieved billions of dollars of value. As founder and chairman of o9 Solutions, Sanjiv is working alongside some of the world’s smartest minds, both within o9 and in o9′s clients, to continue to develop methodologies to optimize business performance in rapidly changing business environments.
Prior to this, Sanjiv founded i2 Technologies and served as Chairman and CEO for over 15 years. i2 is often cited as the thought leader in supply chain management and credited with creating more value for clients via supply chain planning than any other solution provider. Before founding i2, Sanjiv was an engineer working in the artificial intelligence laboratory at Texas Instruments in Dallas. His work focused on studying how humans make optimization decisions, and combining best practices in decision making with mathematical techniques to create new software for business planning.
Over the last 15 years, Chakri has led business process transformations at leading corporations in a variety of industries including high tech consumer electronics, computers, telecommunications, consumer packaged goods and semiconductors. As founder and president of o9, he is focused on building a world class organization to design, develop and deliver the next generation of planning and performance management solutions for making corporations more agile.
Prior to co-founding o9, Chakri also had a 10 year career at i2 Technologies, where he played a variety of roles spanning product strategy, sales & marketing, industry solutions and consulting. Chakri has a bachelor’s degree in engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras and a Master’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles.
At o9, Igor is overseeing business operations and focusing on enabling o9ers to achieve breakthrough innovation, speed to market and scale across all solution areas to drive growth. His mission is to create most efficient and customer friendly organization that delivers management solutions to the world.
An industry expert in supply chain planning software, Igor has a track record of delivering success and business value for customers around the globe. Most recently, he served as enterprise account manager at JDA Software, where he led services teams that implemented advanced planning and execution systems for Fortune 500 customers. Prior to this, Igor served as consulting director of i2 Technologies until its acquisition by JDA. He received MBA degree from Texas A&M University in 1998, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University in 1994 and Bachelor’s degree in Electronics from University of Sarajevo.
At o9 Brad is focused on leading a sales organization whose burning passion is communicating the extreme value that o9′s mPower platform can deliver. The o9 sales team is leading the way with a new collaborative and educational sales model aimed at helping companies understand the trans formative power of the mPower platform while avoiding the high pressure sales tactics more commonly used by most software companies.
An industry expert in supply chain planning, Brad has a track record of developing long term, strategic partnerships based on impeccable ethics. Before joining o9, he lead the Retail sales team at JDA Software Group. Prior to JDA Brad established a 10 year track record of successful strategic account management at i2 Technologies. Early in his career, he worked for Nike in various sales and marketing roles. Brad has a Bachelor’s of Business Administration from Rawls College of Business at Texas Tech University.
Vikas leads the presales, consulting and customer support at o9. Prior to o9, Vikas was a Client Partner and Practice Director at JDA. He was responsible for managing client relationship at strategic accounts such as Walmart and the overall Retail Planning Practice. Before JDA, Vikas spent twelve years at i2 Technologies, a global leader in supply chain solutions. At i2, Vikas was a Director in the Consumer Goods and Retail business unit responsible for the East region.
Vikas has a MS from The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH and a BS from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi, India. He lives in Coppell, TX with his lovely wife, a two year old ‘big girl’ and a seven month old who truly believes his sister is a big girl.
Rajeev holds a B.Tech in Computer Science from the Indian Institue of Technology (IIT Madras), and Master’s degree in Mathematics from Louisiana State University.
Umesh is responsible for o9′s user experience and product marketing functions. His mission is to delight o9’s user community with a world class user experience through simple, beautiful yet meaningful visualizations. He brings over 15 years of experience in strategic and leadership roles for enterprise platform and applications companies like MicroStrategy (MSTR), Teradata (TDC), i2 Technologies (now JDA)
Prior to joining o9, he was Head of Product Management for BI applications at MicroStrategy where he helped launch their new applications initiative. Umesh holds a Ph.D in Operations Research and an M.S in Industrial Engineering from Kansas State University. His research interests include non-linear network algorithms, combinatorial optimization, data analytics and visualization. When not obsessing about the perfect pixel, Umesh enjoys sports, travelling to new places and most of all spending time with his lovely wife and 2 beautiful daughters.
Koustuv is the VP, Product Management at o9. Koustuv joined o9 at its inception. Previously, Koustuv was the director of supply chain solutions at Symphony-Metreo, a pricing and S&OP solutions company. Between 2004 and 2007, he was a program manager at Hitachi. Previously, Koustuv was the product manager of Supply Chain Planner at i2 Technologies. During his tenure at i2, Koustuv also played the role of industry solutions lead for Hitech and Semiconductor industries. He holds a MS in Operations Research from University of Florida, and a B. Tech from IIT Kharagpur, India.
At o9, Chuck is responsible for the Consumer Goods and Retail Business and is focused on providing industry leading solutions that create extraordinary business value for our customers. Chuck has 25 years experience working in the Retail and Consumer Goods space and has extensive experience and knowledge with business planning solutions globally.
Prior to joining o9 he was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Goods and Retail at I2 Technologies. Prior to this he was Vice President of Systems at Payless ShoeSource where he was responsible for all business solutions.
Raghav has a proven track record of success leading business consulting and technology implementations for Fortune 500 corporations in the hi-tech, consumer electronics, telecom and CPG industries. As Director, India he is responsible for building world class capabilities in product development, analytics and solution implementation core to o9′s mission of delivering better decision making for businesses.
Prior to o9, Raghav played various roles at i2 Technologies including client management, program management, solution implementation and consulting. Raghav has a Bachelor’s in Engineering from RV College of Engineering, Bangalore and a Masters in Engineering from University of Texas, Austin.
Having joined o9 in its infancy, Sabrina has a wide range of responsibilities in the company, including human resources, operations, finance and accounting. An economics graduate of Texas A&M University, Sabrina formerly worked in the financial department of a major Texas furniture retailer. Outside of work, Sabrina loves international travel and enjoys exploring and creating culinary adventures. Sabrina and her husband Justin welcomed their first son in June 2013.
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