Business & Management

Professionals who specialize in the organization and oversight of business activities, as well as focus on planning, directing, and controlling company operations

Swapna Malekar

Swapna Malekar

Swapna is a Principal Product Lead at Microsoft, currently leading Enterprise Search & M365 Copilot productivity experiences for enterprise users and has previously led OEM partnerships for OneDrive that served 50M+ users worldwide.

In her previous life, Swapna led products in the fintech space at a Canadian bank, involving R&D innovation in digital payments, cards and emerging technologies. While at RBC, Swapna also led experiences in the financial planning & personal investments space.​

Swapna was the Head of Product at a SaaS data intelligence company that provided insights to enterprise clients through AI models. Whilst in Singapore, Swapna was responsible for driving eCommerce growth in Asia and Europe for the world’s largest publishing company, Scholastic, as their Product Manager.

She started her career with Accenture, and is a technology buff. Her current passion lies in scaling and monetizing enterprise and consumer platforms.

Swapna is a Principal Product Lead at Microsoft, currently leading Enterprise Search & M365 Copilot productivity experiences for enterprise users and has previously led OEM partnerships for OneDrive that served 50M+ users worldwide. In her previou... Show more

Tracy Rich

Tracy Rich

Executive Vice President of Business Development at Solver. She has 20+ years of experience in consultative technology sales and account management in the Corporate Performance Management space. She is passionate about working with partners and customers and forging new alliances that deliver solutions that bring efficiencies and automation to businesses. In her spare time, Tracy loves spending time with her daughter, Rose and son, Jack, and her two dogs. She enjoys hiking, getting on a paddleboard and venturing outdoors.

Executive Vice President of Business Development at Solver. She has 20+ years of experience in consultative technology sales and account management in the Corporate Performance Management space. She is passionate about working with partners and custo... Show more

Jonathan Mond

Jonathan Mond

Globally recognized for helping companies find their Hidden Cash, Jonathan is an international business coach and speaker renowned for educating companies on creating strategies from financials and integrating them into the Scaling Up framework. He is also the official Scaling Up Cash Champion, tasked with training his fellow Scaling Up coaches in best practices in Financial Excellence.

Jonathan's core focus as a facilitator and mentor is driving valuation by helping companies break through their barriers to growth and uncovering their hidden cash. With over 15 years of experience as a Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Jonathan also serves on more than 12 advisory boards.

Drawing from over five years of experience as a Scaling Up Certified Coach, Jonathan brings an infectious energy and unbridled passion to his talks and workshops. His speaking style is both magnetic and absorbing, captivating audiences with real-life case studies. Jonathan excels at demystifying intricate financial concepts, transforming them into easily digestible insights. This ensures that attendees leave armed with actionable takeaways that can make a tangible impact.

Globally recognized for helping companies find their Hidden Cash, Jonathan is an international business coach and speaker renowned for educating companies on creating strategies from financials and integrating them into the Scaling Up framework. He i... Show more

Daniel Ash

Daniel Ash

Daniel is the CEO and Co-Founder of Journeyfront. He has 10+ years of experience working with organizations on labor-related challenges, especially challenges related to employee turnover, performance/productivity issues, and hiring.

Daniel is the CEO and Co-Founder of Journeyfront. He has 10+ years of experience working with organizations on labor-related challenges, especially challenges related to employee turnover, performance/productivity issues, and hiring. Show more

David Laviosa

David Laviosa

Soy un apasionado del mundo de producto con más de 10 años de experiencia liderando, enseñando y creando experiencias.

Experto en formar equipos que resuelven problemas para usuarios mientras generan un impacto tangible en las metricas relevantes del negocio.

Mi foco central eses aportar claridad a la inherente ambigüedad en el desarrollo de productos empoderando a los equipos cross funcionales a desarrollar todo su pontencial.

Soy un apasionado del mundo de producto con más de 10 años de experiencia liderando, enseñando y creando experiencias. Experto en formar equipos que resuelven problemas para usuarios mientras generan un impacto tangible en las metricas relevantes ... Show more

Joan Lozano

Joan Lozano

Engineering Manager and Agile Specialist with around 10+ years of experience in leading engineering teams focusing on three main pillars: efficiency – to deliver as fast as possible, effectivity – to build what is needed, when is needed, and engagement – to keep people engaged and have a fulfilling job and role.

Engineering Manager and Agile Specialist with around 10+ years of experience in leading engineering teams focusing on three main pillars: efficiency – to deliver as fast as possible, effectivity – to build what is needed, when is needed, and engageme... Show more

Marina Alex

Marina Alex

* Business Agility Expert with 9 years of experience
* Specializes in increasing communication, aligning departments, and driving revenue growth
* Experienced Executive Coach
* 15 years of diverse sales experience
* Consulting across 34 industries and 20 countries
* A unique expert in uniting sales and marketing efforts
* Committed to simplifying the lives of executives and employees

* Business Agility Expert with 9 years of experience * Specializes in increasing communication, aligning departments, and driving revenue growth * Experienced Executive Coach * 15 years of diverse sales experience * Consulting across 34 indu... Show more

Miles Welch

Miles Welch

As the Founder of Miles Welch Coaching, Miles is a global leadership expert with a passion for helping hungry leaders unlock their personal and team performance.

He has impacted thousands of executives, entrepreneurs and business owners through his speaking and coaching as well as the industry leading developmental programming he has designed.

His varied leadership assignments include being a Platoon Sergeant in the Marines, pastoring one of the largest churches in the United States, serving as the Executive Director of the John Maxwell Leadership Center and launching 2 successful businesses.

As the Founder of Miles Welch Coaching, Miles is a global leadership expert with a passion for helping hungry leaders unlock their personal and team performance. He has impacted thousands of executives, entrepreneurs and business owners through ... Show more

Maria Antonia Jimenez

Maria Antonia Jimenez

Busines Agility Consultant, Designer and Business Manager for profession.

Passionate for designing and guiding organizational transformation towards the acheviement of its strategic purpose, based on results-driven and people-centric approaches.

Busines Agility Consultant, Designer and Business Manager for profession. Passionate for designing and guiding organizational transformation towards the acheviement of its strategic purpose, based on results-driven and people-centric approaches. Show more

Andri Már Helgason

Andri Már Helgason

Enthusiastic about BPM and the best way to automate processes with clever usage of Microsoft products, including Business Central, Power Platform and various products within Microsoft 365.

Background in sales and marketing with nearly 10 years experience in the Dynamics world.

Enthusiastic about BPM and the best way to automate processes with clever usage of Microsoft products, including Business Central, Power Platform and various products within Microsoft 365. Background in sales and marketing with nearly 10 years exp... Show more

Florian Kleinz

Florian Kleinz

Hi my name is Florian also known as Power Doc.
I am Directing Manager and Co-founder of Power Doc 365, a company dedicated to provide business solutions using Microsofts Power Platform and beyond.
We see ourselves as catalysts for Microsoft Power Platform including Power BI. As originally rooted in Controlling I do have more business background rather than IT background.
This results in more practical instead of technical approaches. This also results in a high affinity with Power BI.
To improve processes I also is trained in using UiPath RPA software. This knowledge will now be applied in using Microsoft Power Automate Desktop for further RPA development.

Hi my name is Florian also known as Power Doc. I am Directing Manager and Co-founder of Power Doc 365, a company dedicated to provide business solutions using Microsofts Power Platform and beyond. We see ourselves as catalysts for Microsoft Power ... Show more

Brandee Barker

Brandee Barker

I bring over 25 years of strategic marketing expertise to the table. My passion lies in empowering Microsoft Dynamics 365 resellers (VARs and ISVs) and their clients to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of ERP, CRM, BI, and cloud transitions.

I bring over 25 years of strategic marketing expertise to the table. My passion lies in empowering Microsoft Dynamics 365 resellers (VARs and ISVs) and their clients to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of ERP, CRM, BI, and cloud transitions. Show more

Tobias Schwedler

Tobias Schwedler

Tobias Schwedler is an experienced consultant, former developer, product owner and deeply rooted in Business Central and DYCE.

Tobias Schwedler is an experienced consultant, former developer, product owner and deeply rooted in Business Central and DYCE. Show more

Russell Bennett

Russell Bennett

A business builder with 25 years of commercial experience in professional services, P2P platform development, and blockchain.

In October 2022 Russell embarked on his greatest challenge to date and led with the raise and current build of Metacade, a gaming community hub focused on unlocking mass adoption in the gaming space into web3 but with a twist.

A business builder with 25 years of commercial experience in professional services, P2P platform development, and blockchain. In October 2022 Russell embarked on his greatest challenge to date and led with the raise and current build of Metacade,... Show more

Ali M. Master

Ali M. Master

In 2011, Ali embarked on his entrepreneurial journey with a vision fueled by the desire to create a thriving startup that could make a positive impact on his community.

Although his initial startup venture concluded in 2015, the challenges he faced during those formative years provided him with invaluable lessons. Undeterred, Ali pressed forward in his quest for success, launching his subsequent startup which ultimately achieved a prosperous buyout.

Currently, Ali finds himself immersed in his fourth startup venture centered around immersive technologies. To deepen his understanding of both the technical aspects and the human experience, he pursued and attained an MSc. degree.

In 2011, Ali embarked on his entrepreneurial journey with a vision fueled by the desire to create a thriving startup that could make a positive impact on his community. Although his initial startup venture concluded in 2015, the challenges he face... Show more

Aygul Pshikova

Aygul Pshikova

Global project leader and agile coach in corporate purchasing (automotive). Certified PMP and Coach ICF.

Global project leader and agile coach in corporate purchasing (automotive). Certified PMP and Coach ICF. Show more

Paul Daniels

Paul Daniels

Paul is a keynote speaker, board advisor, and author. He is also the founder of Peripheral Thinkers™— a think-tank and collaborative where entrepreneurs, business owners, and corporate leaders learn, share, and apply lessons that propel their companies beyond obstacles and change the trajectory of industries worldwide.

His unique perspectives on challenging conventions and creating unlimited paths to success have influenced companies of all sizes, including GE, UnitedHealthcare, DuPont, WebMD, and AT&T.

Paul's executive, entrepreneur, board advisor, inventor, author, and speaker achievements span two dozen industries, 27 countries, and more than $2.5 billion in new annual revenue.

Paul is a keynote speaker, board advisor, and author. He is also the founder of Peripheral Thinkers™— a think-tank and collaborative where entrepreneurs, business owners, and corporate leaders learn, share, and apply lessons that propel their compani... Show more

Scott Drake

Scott Drake

After seeing several high-performing software teams fall apart due to culture and fit issues, Technology Executive Scott Drake set out to find a better way to assemble and lead tech teams. When he couldn't find a way, he embarked on a five-year research project and invented one. Today, Scott is the Founder and Executive Director at JumpCoach, a social enterprise that helps organizations assemble high-impact teams based on their real-world needs and grow leaders that keep people happy, engaged, and challenged.

After seeing several high-performing software teams fall apart due to culture and fit issues, Technology Executive Scott Drake set out to find a better way to assemble and lead tech teams. When he couldn't find a way, he embarked on a five-year resea... Show more

Vishal Kumar

Vishal Kumar

My name is Vishal Kumar, Basically, I belong to New Delhi, My highest qualification is Master of Business Administration (MBA) I have 4 Years of experience in Business Development.

My name is Vishal Kumar, Basically, I belong to New Delhi, My highest qualification is Master of Business Administration (MBA) I have 4 Years of experience in Business Development. Show more

Eléonore Caiveau-Partula

Eléonore Caiveau-Partula

Before starting my own company Fuzeo in 2020, I've spent 7 years at BDO and 2 years at KPMG working for intermediary and international groups. As chartered accountant and legal auditor with a strong appetite for Data analytics, I've develop a specific methodology to make efficient use of exhaustive business and financial data, to get more assurance and to aid in decision-making granted to pragmatic dynamic analysis. This methodology was twice awarded by l'Ordre des experts comptables and le Lab 50 - Professional observatory regarding the use of data in finance and accounting.

Before starting my own company Fuzeo in 2020, I've spent 7 years at BDO and 2 years at KPMG working for intermediary and international groups. As chartered accountant and legal auditor with a strong appetite for Data analytics, I've develop a specifi... Show more

Steve Feld

Steve Feld

Steve Feld, Coach, Author, Professional Speaker, and award-winning Business Management Executive.

Over 30 years of extensive senior-level experience in highly competitive industries. An expert in all aspects of change management, operations, business development, marketing, sales, HR, customer service, and finance. I have a large passion for everything business.

Created and owned six high 6 figure businesses, operated 3 others business generating anywhere from $20 to $35M in gross revenue. Operated divisions for 3 brand name Fortune 500 companies. Those have included being a COO/CFO for a large non-profit organization, director of global merchandise for the Harlem Globetrotters, General Manager for Rawhide an 1880’s Western Theme town.

Today, Business owners hire me to monetize their marketing. Because, most are lacking leads, conversions, and financial success. So, I help them exponentially increase their leads, revenue, and align their core marketing message to their target client / customer with laser focus.
Bottom line, solid leads are the lifeblood to grow a successful profitable business.

Steve Feld, Coach, Author, Professional Speaker, and award-winning Business Management Executive. Over 30 years of extensive senior-level experience in highly competitive industries. An expert in all aspects of change management, operations, busi... Show more

Pragati Jain

Pragati Jain

Pragati is a Data Platform MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional).
Currently, she is working as a Manager at Avanade in UK and works towards generating and delivering data insights to various customers. She holds a Master’s degree in Data Science and Analytics from Royal Holloway University of London.
She is skilled in various tools and technologies like Microsoft Fabric, Microsoft Power BI, Tableau, Microsoft Excel, Azure ML Studio, Azure Databricks Pyspark and SQL.
She has been using Power BI for few years now and is recognized as a Superuser on the Microsoft Fabric Community.
Outside work she enjoys photography, loves hiking, she is a trained Indian classical singer and has a passion for painting. She even has her Instagram page dedicated to painting.

Microsoft MVP: https://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/PublicProfile/5004163?fullName=Pragati%20Jain

Pragati is a Data Platform MVP (Microsoft Most Valuable Professional). Currently, she is working as a Manager at Avanade in UK and works towards generating and delivering data insights to various customers. She holds a Master’s degree in Data Scienc... Show more

Ivan Arribas

Ivan Arribas

https://vandalytic.com (Blog de Power BI)
https://waibbo.com (partner Microsoft especializado en Analítica de Datos)

https://vandalytic.com (Blog de Power BI) https://waibbo.com (partner Microsoft especializado en Analítica de Datos) Show more

Marco Amoedo

Marco Amoedo

Marco is an experienced engineer and technologist who has a deep expertise in Microsoft technologies. As the Global Alliance CTO, Marco leads the technology innovation and digital transformation for the Microsoft and KPMG alliance. He works closely with global teams to ensure smooth Microsoft technology integration and fosters cooperation among different groups. Marco's main goal is to strengthen technology capabilities, supporting clients in delivering state-of-the-art solutions, and enhance the strategic partnership with Microsoft by creating new opportunities for growth. Marco has an MSc in Computer Engineering, a Postgraduate Certificate in Technology Management and has received the Microsoft MVP award 11 times. He is also a member of the British Computer Society and member of the Colexio Profesional de Enxeneria Informatica. Marco's passion lies in enabling digital transformation and innovation. In his spare time, he likes reading, running, CrossFit, and spending time with family.

Marco is an experienced engineer and technologist who has a deep expertise in Microsoft technologies. As the Global Alliance CTO, Marco leads the technology innovation and digital transformation for the Microsoft and KPMG alliance. He works closely w... Show more

Douglas Romão

Douglas Romão

Working as a solution architect and advisor focused on innovation, collaboration, and productivity for more than 15 years, developing solutions focused on bringing innovation through technology for all kinds and sizes of companies and projects around the globe.

Has been awarded the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Office Apps and Services & Business Applications titles in 2017, and has been renewing since then.

Works currently at Fellowmind Denmark, as a Solution Architect & Team lead, participating in sales engagements, project deliveries, advisory on the technical strategy, and support/leading the technical team.

Within the community, leads the Power Platform and SharePoint communities in Brazil and Europe, organizing and speaking at events around the world. Held a YouTube channel and a podcast called Romão's Cast together with his brother Renato Romão (also an MVP).

Working as a solution architect and advisor focused on innovation, collaboration, and productivity for more than 15 years, developing solutions focused on bringing innovation through technology for all kinds and sizes of companies and projects around... Show more

Daniel Rohregger

Daniel Rohregger

💼 Senior Solution Architect: Digital Work
💼 M365 Copilot & AI
💼 MS Project, Planner and Teams Freak
💼 Speaker and Instructor for Microsoft 365 Services
🎓 Certified ScrumMaster
🎓 Bachelor Professional for Project Organisation (CCI)

🌇 Regensburg, Germany with a passion for agile work, hybrid project management, cloud transformation, and Microsoft cloud

💼 Senior Solution Architect: Digital Work 💼 M365 Copilot & AI 💼 MS Project, Planner and Teams Freak 💼 Speaker and Instructor for Microsoft 365 Services 🎓 Certified ScrumMaster 🎓 Bachelor Professional for Project Organisation (CCI) ... Show more

Štěpán Rešl

Štěpán Rešl

I am a data lover, especially in the ecosystem of Microsoft tools. I primarily focus on Power BI, Azure Synapse, and Azure SQL. In general, I follow a very simple motto.

"Don´t say it cannot be done, or someone who doesn´t know it will come and do it."

I am a co-founder and a Lead Technical Consultant at DataBrothers. We are Power BI experts and consultants with a focus on data analysis, reporting, and training in Power BI. We work with our clients across the globe on developing custom solutions and training their users on all levels (from business to development).

I am a data lover, especially in the ecosystem of Microsoft tools. I primarily focus on Power BI, Azure Synapse, and Azure SQL. In general, I follow a very simple motto. "Don´t say it cannot be done, or someone who doesn´t know it will come and do... Show more

Jeremy Meiss

Jeremy Meiss

Jeremy is a seasoned Developer Experience and Community leader, formerly the Director of DevRel & Community at CircleCI, and previously at Solace, Auth0, and XDA. With almost 30 years in Tech, covering just about every functional area including support, system and database administration, application and web development, project management, program management, and systems analysis, Jeremy is active in the DevRel and DevOps communities, and is a co-creator of DevOpsPartyGames.com. A lover of all things coffee, community, open source, and tech, he’s a husband and father, and is also house-broken, and (generally) plays well with others.

Jeremy is a seasoned Developer Experience and Community leader, formerly the Director of DevRel & Community at CircleCI, and previously at Solace, Auth0, and XDA. With almost 30 years in Tech, covering just about every functional area including suppo... Show more

Sven Peters

Sven Peters

Sven Peters, DevOps advocate at Atlassian, has been studying trends in software development for the last 15 years uncovering the cultural and technical attributes to help development teams work effectively and drive innovation. He has 20 years experience in writing code, leading teams, and sharing his experience with thousands of developers at uncountable conferences in 25+ countries.

Sven Peters, DevOps advocate at Atlassian, has been studying trends in software development for the last 15 years uncovering the cultural and technical attributes to help development teams work effectively and drive innovation. He has 20 years experi... Show more

Wolfgang Strasser

Wolfgang Strasser

Wolfgang Strasser, an experienced data consultant at ACP CUBIDO in Austria, specializes in leveraging the Microsoft Data Platform to drive analytics and data strategy transformations. With extensive experience in SQL Server, Azure Data Services, Power BI, and Microsoft Fabric, Wolfgang has established himself as a key resource for businesses aiming to optimize their data processes.

As a Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Wolfgang has a proven track record of excellence in data architecture, analytics, and data governance. He first was awarded in 2015 and since then rewarded every year.

Wolfgang's commitment to the data community is evident through his active participation in national and international conferences, workshops, and online platforms, where he shares insights, best practices, and technical knowledge. He is one of the organizers of Data Community Austria Day (Data Saturday Vienna).

Wolfgang Strasser, an experienced data consultant at ACP CUBIDO in Austria, specializes in leveraging the Microsoft Data Platform to drive analytics and data strategy transformations. With extensive experience in SQL Server, Azure Data Services, Powe... Show more

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