Managing Director, Client Success
Vivek leads the successful delivery of our projects. He focuses on developing and nurturing client relations by building trust and providing value added advisory services. He also partners with sales teams in developing innovative, results driven solutions as part of building capabilities.
Vivek has spent 20+ years designing and implementing business outcome driven IT solutions with a focus on enhancing the customer experience through the marketing, sales, fulfillment and service life cycles. He has helped clients like China Airlines, Virgin Mobile USA, Motorola, Walt Disney World, Gilead Sciences, Healthy Directions and TELUS Health contain and manage the inherent disruption associated with large scale transformation programs. He focuses on business integration with the goal of optimizing and enhancing operational capabilities with positive outcomes to top and bottom line results. He is an expert in program execution models of system integration and business process outsourcing services.
Vivek has worked for Ernst & Young, The SABRE Group, Patni Computer Systems and Serene Corporation where he specialized in CRM, MDM and Systems Integration. His industry experience includes Telecom, Travel & Hospitality, Retail, Life Sciences and Health Care Administration. In the last few years, he has led several engagements helping companies migrate their business support systems to cloud based solutions.
Vivek holds an M.S. in Industrial Engineering and an MBA from Clemson University in South Carolina.
Director, Data Management
Sudarsana plays a leadership role in the Data Management team at Fresh Gravity. In this role, she focuses on development of talent to cater to the next generation of Data Management services. Her key responsibilities include guiding the team to enhance their skillset, selecting the right talent and driving go-to-market solutions that address business pain points for our clients. Sudarsana leads several go-to market, innovative, Gravity Labs R&D solutions at Fresh Gravity. She leverages her hands-on project execution background to ensure seamless delivery of client projects by providing oversight and leadership to the teams located across geographies. She also leads collaboration with Fresh Gravity’s partners like Reltio and Informatica.
Sudarsana has played several roles in her experience of 25+ years in product development, IT and service delivery. Sudarsana comes from a technical background and stays ahead of the curve on the latest technologies in Data Management including cloud-based solution for data warehousing and master data management. As a seasoned Data Management and Data Governance professional, she has extensive domain expertise in various industries such as Hi-tech, Life Sciences, Entertainment & Media and Financial Services.
Prior to joining Fresh Gravity, Sudarsana worked at HCL Technologies in India, Oracle Corporation in Redwood Shores, CA; NetApp in Sunnyvale, CA and Serene Corporation in India.
Sudarsana holds a Master of Computer Science and Engineering degree from Jadavpur University, India.
Director, Client Success
Marc is a Director in our Client Success capability and assures the successful delivery of our projects. He focuses on developing and nurturing client relationships by building trust and providing value added advisory services. He also partners with sales teams in developing innovative, results driven solutions as part of building capabilities.
Marc is a Software and Consulting Industry veteran with over 24 years of experience. He has been with distinguished firms that include Ernst & Young, PeopleSoft, Siebel Systems, Oracle, and Serene Corporation, among others. He has been a Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2009. Marc’s current and past roles have always had a prominent project governance component, and he has valuable experience working with multiple programs, projects, project managers, and executive status reporting.
Marc’s diverse Enterprise Software implementation background includes CRM, MDM, ERP, System Integration, as well as Account Management in both the On-Premise and SaaS space. His experience with dozens of enterprise-level projects, focus on process excellence and his ability to communicate and manage executive level needs has helped many clients achieve success.
Marc holds a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and M.S. in Management of Technology, both from the Georgia Institute of Technology. Marc is based in Dallas, TX.
Director, Data Management
Suhas co-leads Fresh Gravity’s Data Management capability. In this role, Suhas is responsible for thought leadership, generating new business, pre-sales, and delivery of enterprise data management solutions.
Suhas is an accomplished technologist and software executive offering over twenty years of experience in product development, solutions delivery and management across various industries including clinical R&D, pharma, healthcare and semiconductors. Suhas has led large teams in product development, technology consulting and as the head of data delivery in companies like IQVIA, Informatica and i2 Technologies. Prior to Fresh Gravity, in his role at IQVIA, Suhas was the “Director, Data Factory” for the Clinical R&D business, leading architecture, development and operations of the enterprise clinical data warehouse, master data management solutions, analytics and other data initiatives.
Suhas holds a B.S. in Electronics and Communications Engineering from the University of Mysore, India. Suhas is based in Raleigh, NC.
Data Science & Analytics and Artificial Intelligence Capabilities Lead
As the capability lead for AI, Data Science and Analytics at Fresh Gravity, James’s role is to guide our clients through data science and enterprise AI transformations. He leads our teams of world-class data scientists to design, deliver, and deploy practical machine learning and deep learning solutions in production. Prior to Fresh Gravity, James worked across Strategy and Analytics at Accenture, where he built groundbreaking predictive models and led C-suite initiatives for multiple clients.
Through his career in business strategy and analytics consulting, James has delivered successful engagements for Fortune 500 and Global 1000 companies across industries, including high-tech manufacturing, pharma and life sciences, retail, and government (local, state, and federal.) His engagement portfolio includes:
- Planning and building major enterprise analytics packages and platforms
- Award-winning predictive models built on unique, multidisciplinary paradigms
- Deploying machine learning models in production with proven ROI
- Practical applications of cutting-edge deep learning methods (e.g., Explainable AI, Natural Language Processing, and Computer Vision)
- Strategic plans for the C-suite and global board of directors
James’s long-term commitment to social impact includes founding a multimillion dollar corporate citizenship initiative, serving on several boards and task forces, and leading a major publication on job skills with Harvard Business School.
James is an alumnus of Duke University and Duke’s Fuqua School of Business. He is based in the Washington, D.C. area.
Chief Strategy Officer
Jonathan joined Fresh Gravity as Chief Strategy Officer in September of 2015. In his role he is responsible for setting the strategic direction of the organization while developing strong partnerships with clients and driving growth through new business
Jonathan has 20 years of experience with the last 15 primarily in the technology space. Prior to Fresh Gravity, Jonathan held numerous sales and marketing leadership roles at Siebel, Oracle, Jive Software,
and Violin Memory.
Jonathan holds a bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Harvard University.