Iman Eftekhari (MCSE BI, MCITP, CSP) is the co-founder and Director at AgileBI. With over 17 years of experience in Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence, he has successfully implemented BI solutions for various organisations, mainly in Financial Services, Retail, Manufacturing, Health, Property, and the Public sectors. He is passionate about making organisations data-driven and adding business value by using the right technology and processes.
Iman is the founder and co-organiser of the official Sydney Power BI User Group (PUG), and is a regular speaker at user groups and seminars in Australia and overseas.
James Beresford is an experienced and certified Microsoft Business Intelligence Consultant who has been working with the platform for over a decade. He has worked with all aspects of the stack, with his speciality being ETL with SSIS and Data Warehousing on SQL Server. He has presented twice at TechEd in Australia and is a frequent presenter at various user groups.
Yon Gonzalez provides over 10 years in consulting experience and thought leadership, and focuses on building SW solutions for clients, managing software services implementations, and building trusted key client relationships.
His passion is data analysis and helping companies achieve operational efficiency with better-managed processes by incorporating effective SW solutions. He provides wide industry knowledge having implemented solutions into the Automotive/Banking/Services and Transport Industries.
In addition to being passionate about data, Kale is heavily involved with start-ups. Before devoting his work full-time to Agile BI, Kale co-founded two start-ups – one of which he led as the CEO and the other as the VP of Operations. He also currently mentors start-ups at the University of Sydney’s Genesis Program.
Kale holds a Bachelor of Liberal Arts and Sciences (Economics) and Masters of Economics (Economics & Econometrics) from the University of Sydney.
Victor Isakov (MCA, MCM, MCT, MVP) is a Database Architect and Trainer who has worked with SQL Server for over 20 years. Victor specialises in architecting SQL Server solutions, high-availability, performance tuning and troubleshooting problems. He has written a number of SQL Server books and regularly speaks at conferences internationally. Victor is currently the only Microsoft Certified Architect: SQL Server in the Asia-Pacific region.
Edison Zhu is a Senior Business Intelligence specialist with a wealth of experience in full Microsoft BI stack, data modelling, design, development, visualisation, and Tableau of Enterprise-scale Data Warehousing/BI solutions.
He has over 13 years of professional experience and has been working in the Microsoft BI space for more than ten years now. During this time he has delivered a number of successful BI solutions for a variety of companies within several industries including finance, insurance, vehicles and IT. He is a self-motivated optimist who is a team-player and creative individual.
Mohammad Soltani is a Senior Business Intelligence specialist with a wealth of experience in Full Microsoft BI stack, as well as .net technology. He has more than 18 years of experience in analysis, design and development of enterprise-scale database applications, Data Warehouses and BI solutions. He is a self-motivated optimist who is a team-player and creative individual.
Max Konev (MSc, MCSE) is an expert BI consultant with extensive experience in Microsoft Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing and Database Development. He has over 5 years of experience in team leadership and over 10 years in the Microsoft BI space. Max’s diverse project portfolio covers companies across Australia, US, UK and Russia in the Finance, Marketing and Retail industries.”
Alexis Rapp is a Business Intelligence consultant specialising in DAX.
He has a strong background in SQL Server and the Microsoft Business Intelligence stack, enabling him to create efficient data models.
Alexis is passionate about delivering high-quality outcomes and his experience has given him a strong customer service understanding, which was a requirement in past projects.
Dominic Colyer provides AgileBI’s clients with sound solutions and advice, enabling them to achieve maximum results with the data and information they have available to them. To enable data-driven decisions, we leverage current Microsoft BI Stack Technologies (SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, Azure) including Power BI and the Cortana Intelligence suite.
Pankaj Pandya is specialist Data Professional. He has more than 15 years of industry experience working on data-centric projects. He started his career as a Java professional and was one of the earliest SCJP in 2000. It was the dot-com burst, and the emergence of ERP (such as SAP post Y2k), which inspired him to focus on enterprise data projects. For his entire career, he has worked on complex legacy Data Migration projects and enterprise data reporting systems. Since 2012, he has focused mainly on Microsoft BI stack. Pankaj holds a Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) since 1997. He is a keen learner and now focuses mainly on Industry certifications such as MCSE and Big Data.
Carolina Flores brings her experience and MBA to the Marketing and Operations Department with innovative and creative solutions. Having worked in Mexico, USA, Argentina and Australia she brings a global perspective to Business Intelligence.
Ligia Chelotti is a marketing and communication-oriented professional with expertise in client relationship management, customer satisfaction and retention, and marketing strategies implementation. She possesses an astute understanding of business, an MBA, and contributes to strategic planning.