Meet Our Leadership Team

Wavicle Leadership Team

Since our founding in 2013, Naveen Venkatapathi and Niyaz Kamookagath, have been committed to hiring, developing, and encouraging leaders to be there best and do the best for our clients. Our leadership team represent diverse backgrounds, experiences, and strengths that help us to provide value to our employees, community, and clients.


“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good men to do what he wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it.”

—Theodore Roosevelt

Naveen Venkatapathi
Managing Partner
Chicago, Illinois

Niyaz Kamookagath
Managing Partner
Chicago, Illinois

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Ramya Arumugam
Vice President of Operations
Coimbatore, India

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Bridgette Barry

Director of Marketing

Chicago, Illinois

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Peter Danso

Director of Project Management

Chicago, Illinois

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Vishal Dutt

Director of Cloud Data Services

Chicago, Illinois

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Robert Farley
Practice Area Lead
Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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Sharon Hankins

Director of Talent Acquisition

St. Louis, Missouri

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Mathesh Jayabal
Country Head
Coimbatore, India

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Girish Kapur

Director of Data Engineering

Chicago, Illinois

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Alex Korogodsky

Practice Area Lead

Miami, Florida

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Mike Lamble


Chicago, Illinois

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Anthony Lempelius

Vice President of Revenue Growth and Strategy

Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Duane Lyons
Practice Area Lead
Chicago, Illinois

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Patrick McDonald

Director of Data Science

Kansas City, Missouri

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Tom Palenik
Operations Director
Chicago, Illinois

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Fran Peters

Director of Human Resources

Chicago, Illinois


Ryan Powell

Practice Leader for Retail & CPG

Chicago, Illinois

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Ranjith Ramachandran

Lead, Big Data

Chicago, Illinois

Amanda Ruzek

Manager of Special Projects

Chicago, Illinois


Santhanam Srinivasan
Vice President of Delivery
Coimbatore, India

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