Mike Capone, Qlik
Chief Executive Officer, Qlik
Capone leads Qlik’s mission to be a leader in the Analytics Economy as CEO. Mike has first-hand experience in leveraging the power of data through analytics to transform businesses and entire industries.
Mike was recently the COO of Medidata Solutions, a publicly-traded provider of SaaS analytics solutions to the Healthcare, Life Sciences and Pharma markets. There he played a significant role in the company’s product development, data science, professional services and go-to-market operations, accelerating its strategy to provide a comprehensive cloud platform that leverages data and analytics to transform clinical trials.
Previously, Mike held senior leadership positions at ADP including Corporate Vice President of Product Development, CIO, and SVP & General Manager of ADP’s global outsourcing business.
Poornima Ramaswamy, Qlik
Executive Vice President, Strategic Clients, Qlik
Poornima leads Qlik’s Strategic Client Advisory Team, a multi-disciplinary team that blends sales, value engineering and consulting services. Her team designs and executes transformational strategies for large enterprise customers to maximize the value of their overall investments in data and in Qlik’s data integration and analytics platforms. In her position, Poornima also holds a leadership role within the Harvard Customer Advisory Group.
Poornima joined Qlik from Cognizant, where she was the business leader for their AI & Analytics practice in North America. During her tenure, Poornima also led the Cognizant Chief Data & AI Officer Advisory Council, a community of analytics executives focused on AI & Analytics as a strategic imperative for organizations. Poornima has more than 20 years of experience across a variety of industries and started her career at Tata Infotech.
Poornima holds an MBA from ICFAI Business School and a BS in Mathematics from MOP Vaishnav.
James Fisher, Qlik
Chief Product Officer, Qlik
James has over 20 years’ experience in global software and consulting businesses focusing on analytics, performance management, finance and mobile solutions. In his role as SVP of Strategic Marketing at Qlik, James is responsible for leading a team that helps drive our vision and product strategy, messaging and thought leadership, developer marketing, market intelligence and go-to-market. Prior to joining Qlik, he ran Product Marketing for analytics, mobile and finance solutions at SAP and previously held various marketing and consulting roles at BusinessObjects, Cartesis, PwC and KPMG.
Dan Vesset, IDC
Group Vice President, Analytics and Information Management, IDC
Dan Vesset is Group Vice President of IDC's Analytics and Information Management market research and advisory practice, where he leads a group of analysts covering all aspects of structured data and unstructured content processing, integration, management, governance, analysis, and visualization. Mr. Vesset also leads IDC's global Big Data and Analytics research pillar. His research is focused on best practices in the application of business intelligence, analytics, and enterprise performance management software and processes on decision support and automation, and data monetization.
Rick Jackson, Qlik
Chief Marketing Officer, Qlik
Rick leads global marketing strategy and execution as Qlik continues to build upon its leadership position in the growing visual analytics market. A technologist at heart, he has more than 25 years of experience marketing software and services to businesses and consumers in the technology industry.
Rick joins Qlik from Rackspace where he was CMO and a member of the company’s senior leadership team. Prior to Rackspace, he served as CMO at VMware, where he was responsible for leading the company’s global marketing strategy since early 2009. In addition, Rick has led marketing organizations at Borland Software, BEA Systems and NetGravity, among others. He brings a valuable combination of SMB and enterprise marketing skills to Qlik, including his extensive knowledge of cloud computing, infrastructure software, application middleware and developer frameworks.
Kathy Hickey, Qlik
Vice President Product Management, Qlik
Kathy Hickey is a professional software Product Manager with more than 20 years of experience managing complex software product portfolios. She currently leads the Product Management team at Qlik responsible for managing the full portfolio of Qlik software. She works closely with customers helping them achieve their business goals leveraging Qlik solutions to enable their data and analytics pipeline resulting in increased data literacy across the organization. Prior to Qlik Kathy worked at CA Technologies managing portfolios across Security (Identity and Access Management), Infrastructure Management, and Virtualization and Automation. She has managed both on premise and SaaS solutions across all stages in the product lifecycle and is well versed in Agile Development methodologies.
Prior to that, Kathy spent 15+ years in IT and IT Management at companies such as Concord Communications, Process Software and Lotus Development. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) from Wentworth Institute of Technology and a Master of Science in Computer Information Systems (MSCIS) from Bentley University.
Elif Tutuk, Qlik
Associate Vice President Innovation and Design, Qlik
Elif Tutuk leads a team of scientists and engineers focusing on emerging technologies and new ideas to drive innovation at Qlik. She is has a diverse background including product management, product design, development and research. With 15+ years of experience in BI and Analytics, she is passionate about analytics, innovating with data and augmenting human intelligence with the power of analytics.
Josh Good, Qlik
Vice President, Product Marketing Data Analytics, Qlik
In his role as Vice President, Product Marketing Data Analytics at Qlik, Josh is responsible to drive product marketing, messaging, go-to-market strategies and thought leadership for Qlik’s Data Analytics business.Josh has spent over a decade in the BI and analytics space, as a customer, seller and marketer. In all his roles, he has been a leader in business transformation and innoviation, most recently focusing on Qlik’s transformation from a on-premise software company to a cloud based software as a service provider. He is well known for his engaging personal presentation style and rich demos.
Prior to Qlik, Josh led business intelligence and analytics projects at a premium outdoor clothing company. He also has experience in government acquisitions and biomechanical research. He holds a Bachelor's of Applied Science and a Master's of Science from Queen's University. Josh resides in Canada.