Management Team


Prasad , CEO – Founder

Senior business consultant, entrepreneur working for the past thirty years in the fields of business process re-engineering, enterprise resource planning systems, CRM systems, business intelligence, business accounting systems, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, strategic enterprise management, emerging technologies (Big Data, AI, Block chain, Cloud Computing, Data Security etc.) and systems design & software outsourcing. International projects include work in the USA, Singapore, New Zealand, and India. Well versed in presales, sales & marketing, implementation, and support of ERP, Business intelligence, and emerging technology projects.
Successful nine year track record in managing large multi-national engineering and construction projects in the fields of engineering and design, techno-commercial evaluations of products / materials, technical procurement, and construction and commissioning of process plants. International projects include work in Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, UAE, and India. Techno-functional software and engineering executive and program manager delivering large international projects through multi-cultural & multi-lingual teams of up to two hundred fifty people including project scheduling, budgeting, forecasting, delivery, staffing and human resource management. Successful leader in incubating, managing a software services business encompassing ERP, Business Intelligence, Big Data, AI, and other emerging technologies, and analytics. Well versed in ERPs like SAP, PeopleSoft, and JD Edwards. Experienced in leading CRM software including Salesforce
Thirty years of business experience in a broad spectrum of industry sectors including telecommunications, hi-tech, steel, mines, power generation and distribution, petroleum & petro-chemicals, healthcare, finance, banking, insurance, and public sector higher education.
Chairman of non-profit boards of American Institute of Big Data Professionals and Global Institute for Professionals of Emerging Technologies, and served as Chairman of Kellogg Alumni Club of San Francisco and Silicon Valley. Big advocate , influencer, and leader for a tectonic shift in educating the next generation to be more of “Applied Technologists” vs. pure technologists. Currently serving as Advisory Board member for Rutgers University @SF for their Data Science program.
Holds an MBA from Northwestern University – Kellogg School of Management and an M.Sc. (Tech) from Andhra University in India.
bill vorhies
Bill Vorhies, President & COO

Bill is COO of Data-Magnum and a founding member of the American Institute of Big Data Professionals (AIBDP).  Prior to joining Data-Magnum Bill was President of Predictive Modeling, LLC. which since 2001 has offered advanced predictive analytics as a service.  His experience in predictive data modeling covers ecommerce, scientific and engineering applications, financial markets forecasting, financial services and insurance, manufacturing, sports, healthcare, and the public sector.

Bill brings over 25 years of general management consulting and technology development experience including six years as Director and Senior Consulting Manager in Big 4 firms, and three years as Managing Director of the consulting practice at J.D. Power & Associates.

In industry Bill served as a senior executive in Fortune 500 and other private sector companies including having been General Manager of General Motors Military Sales and COO of a technology startup.  He is a graduate of Princeton University.

Bob Samuel, Chief – Strategic Alliances

Bob is a a Business Development executive with extensive experience in revenue generation efforts and attention to margin and profitability. His strengths include prospecting, negotiating, developing and maintaining strategic partnerships and mutually beneficial business relationships.