Our Leadership Team
Rishi Bhatnagar is CEO of Syntelli Solutions Inc., a premium provider of advanced analytics services. He is a powerhouse of all things data, emanating new ideas for making data work! Syntelli stands for ‘Synchronizing Intelligence with Data’.
After working in risk and corporate banking, Rishi found his true calling in consulting and has been solving challenging business problems since the last 20 years. These roles have given him a unique perspective on approaching customers’ use-cases, and the wisdom to bring the right teams to architect and build viable and sustainable solutions.
His passion for modeling and data became the driver, growing Syntelli Solutions to be a pioneering analytics and big-data solution provider. Rishi has assembled a high-performing team that brings deep leadership experience, hundreds of years of business experience, and skilled technologists who orchestrate impressive solutions for our clients. As a result, Syntelli Solutions has garnered several awards for being one of the fastest growing companies and best places to work, in addition to several other accolades won by its executives.
Rishi is also the Founding Chair of the Analytics & Big Data Society (ABDS), which contributes to the community by Using Data for Social Good. The ABD Society forms a community where corporates, practitioners, and educational institutions come together to share ideas, experiences, and use-cases. Rishi serves on many different advisory boards, enjoys playing chess with his son, and hiking with family and friends.
- Data analytics solutions that provide insights and transform organizations into data-driven cultures.
- The use of big data in business processes, which change conversations with customers in real time.
- Opportunities for companies to create and monetize new data products.
- IT-ology, an IT career development organization (Chairman of Charlotte branch).
- Opera Carolina, a professional performance, and education organization (Vice Chairman)
- A Child’s Place, a welfare organization for homeless young people (Executive Committee member).
Sean joined Syntelli in April of 2019 as Director of Business Development and Client Engagement focused specifically around financial services.
Sean brings 8+ years of experience within consulting and professional services and has worked with Fortune 100 Companies to help them improve their Data Environments.
Sean brings a passion for analytics and believes in an honest and open approach when dealing with his clients and partners the best on a day in and day out basis.
When Sean is not at work, he can be found in his kitchen cooking or outside hiking. Sean lives in Charlotte, NC with his wife Heather and son Grady.
Our Data Wizards
Blake brings over fifteen years of experience in software development and project, program and product management to Syntelli. In his current role as Solutions Architect, Blake assists the company in sales and services by architecting and developing data science and big data solutions to meet diverse client needs across a variety of channels.
Blake graduated from Auburn University in 2001 with a degree in Management Information Systems and started his career with Accenture as a software developer. After spending several years in software development roles, Blake moved into more client facing roles as a project and program manager, primarily in healthcare and specializing in radiology and cardiology imaging solutions. During his time with McKesson, Blake played a lead role in developing the company’s services approach for Federal Government and Department of Defense (DoD) programs.
Prior to joining Syntelli, Blake worked as an Engagement Manager for a data science and big data consulting company and worked with clients across a variety of industries, and has several Microsoft Azure and AWS certifications. Outside of his role as Engagement Manager, Blake also contributed to the architecture design and development of two go-to-market analytics products for customer contact centers.
Blake resides in Birmingham, Alabama and when he isn’t developing and implementing solutions for clients, he enjoys playing guitar and spending quality time with friends and family.
Maithili moved from Baltimore to Charlotte upon obtaining an MS in Marketing from Johns Hopkins University to join Syntelli in 2017. With her passion for business and technology, she seamlessly took over Syntelli’s marketing initiatives for digital, social, brand management, advertising, content, and public relations.
Maithili brings over 4 years of marketing experience, having worked with start-ups and multi-nationals in the retail and professional services industries to plan and assist with their digital marketing strategies. During the course of her career, she has also undertaken pro-bono consulting projects in marketing strategy for local non-profits.
Maithili also holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Management from the University of Mumbai.
When she isn’t channeling her inner creativity, you can find her enjoying her love for music or pursuing her passion for traveling.