Ken Marshall brings over twenty five years of senior management experience in technology product and services companies with extensive expertise in business planning and development, operational management, and sales and marketing best practices. He currently serves as Chairman for Extraprise Group, Inc., a provider of integrated CRM solutions, which he founded in April 1997. Previously, he was Chairman and CEO of Carbonflow, provider of SaaS applications for the emissions reduction market, President and COO of Giga Information Group, an information technology advisory company, and President and CEO of Object Design, Inc., the leader in database products based on object technologies. Object Design was ranked #1 in the Inc. 500 during his tenure. He started his career at Oracle where he was a Group Vice President and founded their consulting services business. He currently sits on the board of Actuate Corp. and Streambase Systems.
Lanir brings over 17 years of experience in the software industry. Prior to founding Correlsense, he was an IT Architect for the IBM Global Technology Unit, consulting on technical assessments, technical integration roadmaps, pre-sales and promotion of IBM middleware in the Israeli high tech community. Earlier in his career, he served as a Chief Architect and R&D manager for Indocs Online, a start-up that developed a unique service for the pre-print industry. Before this, he led the development of knowledge management systems. Lanir is a graduate of the MAMRAM IDF computer academy and holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and a master’s degree in Physics from Bar Ilan University. He has lectured on entrepreneurship at the Hebrew University. When not flying for business, he likes to surf and participate in triathlons.
Senior VP of Worldwide Sales
Ed Perry is responsible for managing the sales team and sales activities throughout the US and Canada. He has more than 25 years of sales, management and business consulting experience. Prior to joining Correlsense, Ed was Vice President of Sales at Integra5, where he rapidly grew sales and expanded the customer base throughout the Americas. Ed has previously held senior positions at Telution, Kenan Systems, and Oracle. His formal education includes an MBA from Boston University and a BS from Ithaca College.
As Chief Operations Officer, Elad is responsible for all aspects of customer support and product delivery. He has over 15 years of experience in the IT industry specializing in software deployment and customer service. Prior to joining Correlsense, Elad served as Vice President of Delivery for Veracity, a provider of professional services and an Oracle value added distributor. At Veracity, he managed the professional services groups of a wide variety of infrastructure specialties including databases and business intelligence. Previously, while serving as an officer in the IDF Intelligence Corps, Elad held the positions of R&D group manager and IT manager. Elad holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from The Academic College of Tel Aviv – Yafo and an MBA from The Interdisciplinary Center in Herzliya. He also lectures on “Inventive Thinking in the Technology Environment” at Ono Academic College and other educational institutions. In his spare time, Elad likes to play the guitar and read tech blogs.
VP of EMEA Sales
John manages worldwide sales for Correlsense. He has more than 20 years of sales, operations and management experience at global software and technology companies offering enterprise solutions. Prior to joining Correlsense, he was Vice President of Sales for Prolify, a business process management software developer. He was also the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Kintana, a provider of IT governance software, helping to grow that company from zero to $24 million in less than three years. He was also a worldwide sales director at Oracle Corporation and founded one of their first application regions. John also held sales and sales management positions at Andersen Consulting, iSpheres, and System Software Associates. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts.
In 2004, John founded Saving Teens In Crisis Collaborative, a non-profit organization that helps troubled teens and their families struggling with substance abuse and other emotional issues. John manages this as a volunteer.
Vice President Solution Engineering
Mr. Gabrieli brings more than 16 years of experience in the software industry. Prior to joining Correlsense, Amir served as a Solution Architect and Senior Project Manager with Unipier, a company that implements a service deliver platform (SDP) for Mobile Operators, leading projects that directly face tier one operators and partners. Earlier in his career, he served as a R&D manager with NetMount, a start-up that developed virtual LAN over IP solutions. Earlier, while servings the IDF , Amir held key architectural and implementation positions in the Israeli Air Force R&D center. Amir is a graduate of the MAMRAM IDF computer academy and holds a degree in Computer Science (B.Sc.) along with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Bar-Ilan Univeristy.
Vice President of Finance
Maya has more than a decade of experience in accounting, financial and administrative management. For over five years she served as financial advisor at several start-up companies. Prior to this, Maya was a manager in an audit team in one of the leading hi-tech departments at Ernst & Young. Her main area of expertise is US GAAP, specializing in software and semi-conductor companies in Israel and in the United States. Maya is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a B.B. in Accounting & Business Administration and an MBA with a specialization in Accounting and Finance from the Israeli College of Management.
Vice President of Products
Nir brings more than 17 years of experience in the software industry. Prior to joining Correlsense, he was the product manager at Cyber-Ark Software, responsible for the product management and marketing of a product line in the B2B integration market. Prior to this, he was an R&D group manager at Cyber-Ark. Earlier, while serving in the IDF, Nir held a key position in architecting the infrastructure and leading the development team of a flagship project. Nir is a graduate of the MAMRAM IDF computer academy and holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Computer Science from Bar Ilan University. He graduated magna cum laude with an MBA from Tel Aviv University.
Oren founded Correlsense with Lanir Shacham, Correlsense CTO, in 2005 and has over 16 years of experience in the software industry. In 1997 he founded Internative Solutions, a provider of knowledge management solutions for contact centers, which was sold in 2004. Prior to founding Internative Solutions, he was an IT expert for Vocaltec Communications. Earlier, while serving in the Army, he developed knowledge management systems. Oren studied Economics and Computer Science at Bar Ilan University. He founded Correlsense with the idea that in order to solve, rather than detect, the IT bottleneck problem, data collected from the IT infrastructure must be correlated and analyzed into meaningful context. In his free time, Oren likes to go scuba diving.
Bill Blundon was most recently a partner at Marlborough Street Partners where he worked with investors and management teams at enterprise software, SaaS, and digital media companies. Bill has been a senior executive for companies ranging in size from start-ups to a $7 billion global corporation and he served on the boards of two technology companies and a leading industry consortium. He was a founder or officer in four venture funded companies that resulted in two IPOs and a #1 company in the Inc. 500. Bill has extensive global business experience including resident assignments in France and the Netherlands. He was an adjunct assistant professor of computer science at Point Park University and writes frequently about the intersection of business and technology.