Leadership team fueled by globally recognized executives
Ventech Solutions’ growth is fueled by globally recognized executives who have extensive experience developing and improving technology solutions for our clients. Driven by our culture, core values, and business ethics, our leadership team works side-by-side with our employees and customers, encouraging new ideas and free thinking.
Herb is Chairman of the Board and former CEO of Ventech Solutions. He has led and transformed our company from a commercial services company to a public sector prime contractor in state and Federal civilian agencies, such as the Department of Defense. Herb continues to provide guidance to Ventech Solutions, ensuring our sustained growth. During Herb’s 36-year technology career, he has led numerous technology companies, public and venture capital backed start-ups, including as worldwide vice president of sales, general manager of southern European operations and CEO of three companies. He also founded and owned two companies and experienced successful exits with three other technology firms. Among the companies in his career are AT&T, Legent Corporation, Alta Analytics, Softek and End force, Inc.Dismiss
As President & CEO, Ravi brings a unique mixture of business acumen and technical expertise from the information technology (IT) industry to lead Ventech Solutions. Through a smart entrepreneurial lens, Ravi is our visionary leader and is responsible for our corporate strategies, globalization, partnerships, marketing and our unique company culture.
Ravi has experienced being a small business owner and has applied best practices of being a successful entrepreneur in the IT industry throughout his entire career. As the First Servant of Ventech, Ravi’s passion for our team’s successes and our customers’ satisfaction has earned Ventech Solutions numerous awards and elevated it to be a major thought leader in the IT industry.Dismiss
Randy joined as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Ventech Solutions in May 2016. He is responsible for upholding strong financial management and accountability while providing timely, accurate, and reliable financial information and enhancing internal control at Ventech Solutions.
Prior to joining our team, Randy served as an audit senior manager at RSM US, LLP where he led attestation and consulting engagements for closely held businesses that provided services and products to federal and state governmental agencies. He has more than 20 years of experience working with government contractors and has led consulting engagements in cost management, performance management, strategic planning, budgeting, government contract compliance and reporting and organizational change.Dismiss
DJ Nag, PhD
DJ is Chief Investment Officer and leads our venture commercialization team in developing new IP solutions. He works with universities, Federal labs and global research organizations to collaborate and invest in new ventures and open innovations. Prior to joining our team, he successfully led technology transfer at The Ohio State University, Rutgers University and University of Nebraska-Lincoln. He is credited for creating more than 70 startups and successfully licensing hundreds of technologies. DJ also served as the Director at Ocean Tomo and was on the Board of Association of University Technology Managers (AUTM). He currently leads the Management Council for Education at the Licensing Executive Society’s (LES) Board and teaches as adjunct faculty at Rutgers University and visiting professor at Shizuoka University. DJ holds a Ph.D. and MS in biophysical chemistry and an MBA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.Dismiss
As our Chief Delivery Officer, Gene brings more than 25 years of innovative technical and business leadership in building, managing, and advising high-performing federal and commercial businesses. He is a business-driven, results-oriented leader with documented successes in designing and deploying technical, operational, and consultative organizations. Gene uses his program management, business acumen and operational skills to drive flawless, on-time delivery of enterprise solutions to our clients.
In the past 12 years, Gene has directed business strategy, capture, and program implementations focused on transformational initiatives and IT modernization. His strategic design and acquisition advice helped the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services and U.S. Food and Drug Administration acquire enterprise programs valued at more than $10 billion. Gene’s extensive experience includes designing and implementing IT modernizations and establishing strategic business partnerships. Prior to joining Ventech Solutions, Gene managed Adobe’s strategic engagement at CMS and was responsible for Adobe’s public sector healthcare Go-To- Market strategy.Dismiss
Marty is Chief Strategy and Growth Officer and leads the company’s global strategic planning and business development for Ventech Solutions. He provides guidance on new market penetration strategies, mergers and acquisitions, and new business opportunities.
Prior to joining Ventech Solutions, Marty served as a senior consultant with Michigan State University (MSU) to expand its business portfolio and mentor start-up companies. He also served as president and CEO for Specialty Chemical Manufacturer and as president of Battelle’s Energy, Health, and Environment businesses. At Battelle, a Columbus, Ohio-based R&D organization, Marty also served as vice president and general manager of its National Security Operations and managed multiple laboratory units for the Department of Defense.Dismiss
Tonia is Senior Vice President, Healthcare Enterprise Solutions, and provides strategic direction for our business development in the Federal healthcare market. Tonia brings more than 20 years of healthcare expertise to our team.
Prior to joining Ventech Solutions, Tonia served as senior vice president and general manager at Truven Health Analytics, an IBM Watson Health Business. At Truven, Tonia led the healthcare team to sell products and services to various federal healthcare agencies. Tonia also worked as a principal at Booz Allen Hamilton, heading their CMS account and healthcare acquisitions.Dismiss
As Vice President, People & Talent Management, Chris works with his leadership team to develop the strategic human resources direction, talent acquisition, and talent management for our company. Chris’ team works with leadership to implement employee engagement initiatives, workforce planning and programs that reinforce Ventech Solutions’ vision as a People 1st culture and servant leadership values.
Chris is a U.S. Navy veteran whose career encompasses more than 25 years of human resources experience and leadership, working in several Fortune 500 companies. Chris is certified as a Human Resources Certification Institute – Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) and Society of Human Resources Management – Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).Dismiss
As Ventech Solutions’ Senior Vice President for Program Delivery, Ken brings more than 25 years of technical, business, and thought leadership to our federal and commercial teams. He oversees our day-to-day program delivery activities across all of our client engagements and provides technology leadership and direction. Ken is focused on quality outcomes and provides strategic directions for defining delivery of business and technical efforts for both our healthcare and defense business lines.
Prior to joining Ventech Solutions, Ken was a chief architect in the healthcare practice at Booz Allen Hamilton focused on the ACA Federal Marketplace and other key health initiatives. For nearly 20 years, Ken has supported the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the National Institutes of Health, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs by providing business strategy and direction of system and enterprise architecture, data center design and operations, transformational initiatives, and IT modernization.Dismiss
Warren joined Ventech Solutions as our Senior Vice President for Research and Innovation (R&I) in May 2018. Warren has been instrumental in aligning R&I undertakings with Ventech Solutions’ evolving digital aspirations. Currently, he oversees the innovation lab that ideates and develops technology solutions predominantly for healthcare and emerging niche technologies. Warren has vast experience in managing and coordinating large research programs, performing data analysis and statistical interpretation. He is a pioneer in developing algorithms, elicitation models and survey methodologies to design studies and analysis frameworks for a variety of public healthcare research projects.
Prior to joining Ventech Solutions Warren served in various roles at Battelle, a large research and development organization, that included business line manager and director of research operations in healthcare and analytics. Warren brings more than 25 years of experience in researching cross-applications related to scientific and business issues. He has successfully mentored and led large technical teams by building innovative, evidence-based quality technical solutions. Warren is nationally recognized for developing ground-breaking statistical design and analytics methodology for environmental epidemiologic studies.Dismiss
Jeff joined Ventech Solutions as senior vice president of our defense and national security business line. He plays a critical role by providing strategic oversight and direction for leading and facilitating responses for Department of Defense (DoD) programs. Jeff brings nearly 30 years of experience to our team and holds DAWIA certifications in Contracting level 3, Contracting Officer Representative. At Ventech Solutions, he successfully piloted and led several innovative research efforts to meet federal and commercial technology requirements.
Prior to Ventech Solutions, Jeff served in the U.S. Air Force in various capacities for 20 years. Additionally, he managed various roles, including IT program manager, contracting officer, and senior business systems and process analyst at the Defense Contracting Management Agency (DCMA). Within the DCMA, he led teams of government contracting professionals and successfully implemented business processes for technology programs. In an ever-challenging government contracting environment, Jeff has provided extensive training for federal acquisition and contracting teams at the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and has been widely recognized for his contribution to drafting procurement regulatory policies, winning numerous awards during his tenure at DoD.Dismiss