Team

Lalji Vaghji

CEO

Lal founded Ana-Data Consulting in 1993. His 25 years of IT experience includes leading application development projects at IBM, Coopers and Lybrand, and Pitney Bowes. He has designed and implemented data warehouse solutions using Business Intelligence tools for Fortune 100 companies including AT&T, Cadbury Schweppes, Merrill Lynch, Nabisco, and Unilever. Lal obtained his BSc. (Hons) in Information Systems from Sheffield Hallam University in UK and MBA in Finance from Sacred Heart University in Connecticut, USA.

Ravi Shankar

President

Ravi has over 25 years of software development experience in fields including finance, manufacturing, and business intelligence at companies large and small. Ravi has developed a uniquely broad technical skill set with various technologies and languages, including C#, ASP.Net, Visual Basic, C/C++, JavaScript, and more. Ravi has also worked with many different databases including SQL Server, Oracle, Sybase, MySQL and Access. Prior to Ana-Data Ravi served as a technical architect with Smruti Information Systems and was a developer with Computer Vision Labs. Ravi received his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science & Technology at University of Hyderabad in India.

Sanjeev Chauhan

COO

Sanjeev Chauhan is a seasoned HR professional with over 15 years of experience in Talent Acquisition, Talent Management and HR Operation areas with small to mid size IT Software and Consulting Services organizations. He has worked closely with the "C" level personnel and Business Heads in Change Management, Organization Development, Employee Relations and Benefits Management while supporting the continuous staffing needs of the organization. His last assignment was as "Sr. Director of HR & TA" with Business Integra Inc. where he has managed Corporate Staffing for various Federal Agencies - DOS, FAA, IRS, SBA, etc., while managing a team of 5 direct reports, and redefining the HR policies and procedures for this fast growing 8 (a) certified company. Sanjeev has in the past also worked with Mitchell Martin Inc., Infotech Global Inc, Iris Sofware Inc and HCL Technologies. Sanjeev completed his Bachelors in Business Management followed by Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resources. He stays in Edison, NJ with his wife and two children, both of whom are studying at Rutgers.

Marc Davis

Director of Business Development

Marc has more than 25 years of experience in the Staffing and Recruiting Industry with focus of the financial services and Pharmaceutical industries. Throughout his career, he has built and managed sales teams, while also been responsible for generating millions of dollars of sales revenue year after year. He has maintained longstanding relationships with his clients by consistently delivering the expertise they need in order to achieve their business objectives. He has extensive experience delivering innovative BI solutions that have resulted in clients realizing vast improvements in Enterprise Data management, Data Analytics, Reporting and Data delivery.

Vipul Gupta

Application Development Director

Vipul has more than a decade of experience in software engineering and development management. With financial services experience and a foundation in mission critical applications including document management systems, he brings his skill and discipline to enterprise .Net Smart Client workstations for Hedge Funds and Asset Management firms. Vipul has made significant contributions in Reporting divisions of Liquidity Risk System and Global Collateral Data-Warehouse for Bank of America and has worked in the Price Master Central group of Citigroup building workflow applications to streamline the Pricing Exception management process. His areas of expertise include C#, C/C++, SQL Server, Windows Forms, ASP.NET and CAB. He has also set the standard in continuous integration and agile development to bring quality applications to users more quickly and easily. Vipul has a Bachelor of Engineering from Delhi College of Engineering, Delhi, India.

Dipak Bhudia

Chief Product Architect

Dipak has over a decade of experience delivering finance technology solutions. Dipak's unique background and proficiency in design helps wrap complex system workflows and Business Intelligence solutions into simple and user friendly solutions enabling exceptional rates of user adoption. He was also a member of the strategic architecture team responsible for delivering a Global Liquidity Risk Management system. He has worked with Merrill Lynch, Bank of America, AIG, UBS, CitiBank, and several Asset Management companies. Dipak has a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in MediaLab Arts at Plymouth University, England.