Meet the Team

Chirag Agrawal


As Associate for The Kini Group, Chirag works with clients to analyze their business data and uncover actionable insights for strategy improvement.

Vikram Bandugula

VP of Analytics

As VP of Analytics for The Kini Group, Vikram works directly with senior firm members on client projects to set overall direction and approach to analytical methodologies used to solve clients’ most critical business challenges.

Clark Chen


Clark’s brings a deep background in sales, marketing, and strategic management from leadership positions at Microsoft, Intel, and Philips over the past 20+ years, where he earned two US design patents and has been directly responsible for running $1B+ global businesses.

Kermit Daniel, Ph.D.

Senior Partner

Kermit leads The Kini Group’s consulting practice, combining extensive strategy consulting experience with formal training in economics. A former professor at the Wharton School, he holds a Ph.D. in Economics from the University of Chicago.

Jeff Hogg

KiniMetrix Operations Support

Jeff joined The Kini Group after several years as a Senior Consultant with Borzal Consulting helping automotive, solar, and retirement services clients identify and exploit unknown efficiencies in back-office operations.


Senior Engineer

As a Senior Engineer at the Kini Group, Neeraj works on maintaining and developing KiniMetrix. Neeraj has over 8 years of experience in software development, with particular expertise in Microsoft technologies (including VB.NET, ASP.NET, C#, and SQL Server) and with related technologies like AJAX and XML.

Jason Ko

Project Manager

As Project Manager for The Kini Group, Jason leads clients and KiniMetrix customers through margin improvement strategies and data-drive profit creation.

Praveena Mundolimoole

Technical Lead

As Senior Engineer for The Kini Group, Praveena works with clients to analyze their business data and uncover actionable insights for strategy improvement.

Digvijay Singh

BI professional

Digvijay is a Qlik certified BI professional. As Qlikview and Qlik Sense developer for The Kini Group, Digvijay develops highly interactive and intuitive data visualizations and data models. He works with business users to develop and refine visualization and reporting outcomes.

Dev Tandon


As Founder and CEO, Dev has led The Kini Group’s development of KiniMetrix to provide companies with deep analytical capabilities to better identify, understand, and improve the drivers of margin variation over time.

Stephan M. Liozu, Ph.D.


Stephan M. Liozu is Chief Value Officer of the Thales Group and Chief Marketing Officer of Thales Inc. in the USA. Stephan has more than 20 years of global business experience.

Nathan Smalley


Nathan T. Smalley is the Chief Executive Officer of Timebel LLC and independent consultant for technology based products and services. Nathan has more than 18 years of tech startup experience.

Kevin Woo


Kevin is a 20 year veteran in the data and analytics space. He co-founded Pointmarc, a services company focused on digital analytics, which was acquired by Merkle in 2015. Prior to Pointmarc, Kevin has held different roles at Microsoft, Saatchi & Saatchi and Razorfish servicing enterprise challenges in analytics. He has a degree in Psychology from Princeton and currently holds advisory roles at early to mid-stage startups.