Manas Das is the Founder and CEO of StrategicIT Solutions.
In his over two decades of consulting experience including the Big5, he has established
himself as a trusted advisor in a wide range of industries technology, utilities,
financial services and non-profits in the areas of strategic planning/execution and
Specializing in the emerging growth companies, Manas has been instrumental in achieving operational efficiencies
and optimal performance in the non-profit and for-profit mid-market. He has held senior-level management positions
with PricewaterhouseCoopers, IBM and Freddie Mac leading cross-functional teams, that successfully calibrated
strategic responses to changes, in their global operations.
Manas has the expertise in understanding the business and translating that into Technology.
He received his MBA in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from the University of Chicago. He also holds a
MS in Computer Science from Banaras Hindu University, a premier institution in India.
Steve is a seasoned and results-oriented information systems project manager with over
30 years of experience managing large-scale projects from conception to implementation. His expertise spans
across Project Management, Software Development, Software Quality Assurance, Budget Administration,
Vendor Management and Governance, Cross-Functional Team Building, Virtual Team Management and
Defect/Problem Resolution. He holds a degree in Industrial Engineering from Syracuse University,
New York. He is a certified Scrum Master (CSM), certified Project Management Professional (PMP),
certified Tester - Foundation Level (CTFL), and certified ITIL Foundation level professional.
He is a native Washingtonian and avid sports fan, especially of the local teams.
He is happily married for 21 years. Loves to travel; favorite destinations include Orlando,
Toronto and the Caribbean. Hobbies include listening to music (especially jazz) and wine tasting and collecting.
Sandeep believes that Technology is the second most effective instrument after democracy to empower human beings.
He combines his passion for technology with business empathy to design and launch products that drive commercial
outcomes. He has 25+ years of success in leading product teams in defining and launching enterprise software products
as an engineering leader and a product manager. Most recently his focus has been managed services products leveraging cloud computing.
He holds an engineering degree in Computer Science from Bombay University and an MBA from Ivey Business School at
Western University in London, Canada.