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Melanie Alexander

Director Analyst

Christopher Ambrose

VP Analyst

James Anderson

Sr Director Analyst

Dave Aron

Distinguished VP Analyst

Antony Attfield

Head of Solutions

Victoria Barber

Technology Guardian

Daniel Barros

VP Analyst

Scott Beasley

Chief IT Asset Manager

Daniel Begg


Francois BIGEY

Head of Strategic Sourcing Digital Solutions

Ingmar Blomqvist

Director Global IT Sourcing

Hari Candadai

GVP, Global Thought-Leadership & Evangelism

Matt Corsi

Sr Director Analyst

Miguel Cossio

Sr Principal Analyst

Claudio Da Rold

Distinguished VP Analyst

Kieron Dean

Advisory Solution Consultant

Fabio Di Capua

Sr Director Analyst

Luke Ellery

Sr Director Analyst

Darren Ellis

Director of Sales - Managed Service

Ian Evans

Managing Director

Ghita Favereau

Sourcing Director

Chris Gough

Head of Strategy

Katie Gove

Sr Director Analyst

David Groombridge

VP Analyst

Craig Guarente


Peter Guess

Automation Technology Director

Jochen Hagenlocher

Global Head of Software Asset Management

Matt Haig

Bestselling Author

Cathy Hamilton

VP Head of Global License Management

Jutta Hangarter

Global Head Procurement IT Software

Bryan Hayes

Sr Director Analyst

Jay Heiser

VP Analyst

Nigel Hopkins

IT Capacity Manager

Dolores Ianni

Sr Director Analyst

Ben Jepson

Sr Principal Analyst

Susana Jimenez

Sales Consultant Spain & France

Michael Johnson

Four Time Olympic Gold Medalist

Yanni Karalis

Sr Director Analyst

Micky Keck

Director Analyst

Shadi Khoshab

Solutions Specialist

Kevin Kiley

Vice President

Alastair Knight

Programme Manager

Dirk Kunz

Vice President, Head of Corporate IT-Sourcing

Riikka Kämäräinen

Senior Manager - Global IT Support

Jesse Lee


Lisa Lewison

Senior Program Manager

Lennart Martens

Key Account Manager Europe

William Maurer

VP Analyst

Danny McCarthy

Senior Manager, SAP Technical Services

Jim McGittigan

VP Analyst

Sebastian Michel-Wildner

Senior Director, Category Manager Communication, IT-Sourcing

David Mitchell

Corporate Sourcing Manager – IT Software

Lorenzo Morretta

Head of Group Procurement

Kurt Moydell


Christiaan Murphy

Sr Director Analyst

Seth Nesbitt

Chief Marketing Officer

Tomás O'Leary

Founder And Ceo

Clive Pugh

Practice Manager

Brett Pytel


Eugene Quillen

Sr Director Analyst

Jo Ann Rosenberger

Distinguished VP Analyst

Bill Ryan

VP Analyst

Rachel Ryan

Global Head of IT Asset Management

Rob Schafer

Sr Director Analyst

Tom Schroeder


James Smith

Sr Director Analyst

Joanne Spencer

Sr Director Analyst

Ryan Stefani

Sr Principal Analyst

Stephanie Stoudt-Hansen

Sr Director Analyst

Meenakshi Sundaram

Director & Head – IT Sourcing, Partner & Vendor Management

Gilbert van der Heiden

Distinguished VP Analyst

Michael Vilain

Edward Weinstein

Sr Director Analyst

Rob Wilkes

Sr Director Analyst

Diane Wilkinson

Senior Partner

Roger Williams

Sr Director Analyst

Cor Winkler Prins


Danellie Young

Sr Director Analyst

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