Praveen Ramineni, Managing Director of Bluenet, focuses on managing corporate direction and strategy. Over 20 years of experience partnering with clients to deliver insights and innovative solutions to address their most challenging issues. He is a technology executive with established experience in team leadership, technology delivery, consulting, strategic revenue growth, business development, operations, business processes, marketing and partnership. Praveen is a proven business/technology leader in Enterprise Data management, Data Integration, BI and Analytics and Big Data.
Based in Chicago, Praveen founded Aréte Consulting Services in 2008, where he served as the President and CEO. He was instrumental in building and developing the firm's Technology, Data & Analytics and Testing practices. In 2018, he was involved in facilitating the merger between Aréte Consulting and Bluenet, which allowed for an expanded depth and breadth of services available to clients. Praveen has engaged with clients in numerous/diverse industries and is highly skilled at assembling and developing high performing teams to provide solutions to complex problems.
Kerem Koca, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Bluenet, focuses on developing leading practices around innovative and emerging technologies.
Kerem has more than 20 years of experience, specializing in global Financial Systems, ERP transformation, process optimization, IT strategy, Databases and Cloud Computing. Kerem has deep experience in global delivery models.
Kerem is known for his ability to design solutions to large, complex problems, and structuring/delivering long-term deals powered by automation and innovation. Collaboration, predictability, and accountability are key tenets as he delivers high quality outcomes that matter. He also champions strategic initiatives that drive client growth through collaboration.
Hilmi Ozturk, Managing Director and Co-Founder of Bluenet, brings over 20 years of IT experience in the niche areas of Business Analytics (BA) and Data Warehousing across a wide range of industries. Hilmi played significant role in establishing Bluenet’s Managed Services and Business Analytics (BA) service lines and overseeing firm’s strategic partnership with IBM. In his current role, he continues to lead Bluenet in its entrance into new emerging technologies such as Open BA, Cloud based BA and Big Data solutions.
Hilmi is keen on “service quality” and strong believer of “long-term partnership” with the customers, which are the cornerstone elements of Bluenet Service Delivery Team.
Prior to Bluenet, Hilmi worked for Deloitte, Ernst & Young and Apple where he involved with large global IT implementation projects. He holds Bachelor of Science Degree from Anadolu University and a Master of Business Administration from University of Arkansas.
Based in Tampa, FL, Şükrü is one of the managing directors at Bluenet, bringing over 18 years of extensive experience in data and business analytics solutions including enterprise performance management, enterprise data architecture, operational reporting, advanced analytics, and visualizations. He also frontiers the company's efforts to develop and grow Bluenet's expertise in new technologies and solutions including cloud strategies and data science. Keeping the customer outcomes continuously at his focus, Şükrü's previous work has been recognized in various case studies and success stories. Prior to Bluenet, Şükrü worked as a consultant in the areas of Business Intelligence, Management Information Systems, and Business Development.
Raghav is an accomplished leader with 20 years of experience in consulting and global delivery in various verticals across Americas, Europe, Australia and Asia. He has acquired, managed and successfully delivered very large and complex onshore / offshore projects running into tens of millions of dollars.
As a visionary leader, he has an unrelenting focus on innovation that helps businesses achieve higher ROI. When asked about people management, he says, “I believe in the guiding principle that if we successfully take care of our employees, they reciprocate by taking care of our customers in the best possible way.” Mr. Beeram has architected, managed and delivered best of the breed solutions and services to global enterprises and ISV’s across verticals. Raghav aims to translate his onshore and offshore experience into the backbone of Bluenet India to set the right corporate direction. He looks forward to creating and implementing Bluenet India’s core strategies to serve Fortune 500 customers. Prior to Bluenet India, Raghav has served companies like Enhops, Cigniti Technologies, CSC, AppLabs and NCS Group in senior and executive management roles. With his profound experience, Raghav visions to help Bluenet India continue to grow in size and stature.
Identifying sales and business development opportunities in the data and analytics technical services domain
Responsible for developing and maintaining relationships with clients. Understanding their technical needs to support key client initiatives
Ensure quality customer service by resolving all issues pertaining to the clients. Demonstrates excellent work ethic, strong communication skills, strategic thinking & ability to execute. Adaptability and flexibility to support the organization's growth.
Alan Young is a Client Engagement Manager and has 15 years experience in the industry. He has played a variety of leadership and individual roles in account management, teambuilding and partnership development, with the past five years focused in data, analytics and testing technical services domain.
Ensures quality delivery and client-focused customer service. Additionally, possesses and extensive background performing in Talent Management/Acquisition roles. He holds Tableau Partner Sales Accreditation.