Experienced Leaders with Deep Expertise
Powerlytics is managed by a team of individuals with extensive experience in technology, research and finance. The senior management team is responsible for the definition, development and execution of the strategy.
CEO and Co-Founder
Kevin co-founded Powerlytics in 2011 and serves as CEO and Board Chair. Kevin is responsible for setting the strategic vision for Powerlytics and overseeing the execution of that vision to ensure Powerlytics unique and proprietary…Full Bio
Kevin co-founded Powerlytics in 2011 and serves as CEO and Board Chair. Kevin is responsible for setting the strategic vision for Powerlytics and overseeing the execution of that vision to ensure Powerlytics unique and proprietary solutions are leveraged effectively to bring value to their clients and partners. Prior to Powerlytics, Kevin ran his own consulting firm assisting early-stage companies with their strategy. He was also a VP & Managing Partner of Global Business Operations at Unisys. Kevin is a former audit and advisory partner at KPMG and was a financial services specialist earlier in his career. Significant milestones include the development of a global risk assessment tool used for banks, running an information-based internet joint venture focused on financial services, and building and leading KPMG’s global knowledge management group as well as leading KPMG’s regional risk management practice. Kevin has served on numerous Boards and Community organizations throughout his career. He is the immediate past Board Chair and currently serves on the Executive Committee for Woods Services, a $300 million non-profit focused on helping children and adults with intellectual and behavioral disabilities and serves on the Board and Executive Committee for Tabor Children Services, a social welfare agency benefiting disadvantaged children in the greater Philadelphia area. Kevin has served Tabor since 1995 and is also a past Board Chair. Kevin graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a BS in accounting and is a non-active CPA.
Joe Godcharles joined Powerlytics in early 2012 as one of Powerlytics first 10 employees. At Powerlytics, Joe’s experience and leadership have been focused on working collaboratively to develop and/or improve systems, processes…Full Bio
Joe Godcharles joined Powerlytics in early 2012 as one of Powerlytics first 10 employees. At Powerlytics, Joe’s experience and leadership have been focused on working collaboratively to develop and/or improve systems, processes, controls and procedures that improve the overall efficiency of the company and insure best-in-class client service. In his role with Powerlytics he oversees information technology infrastructure and security, contract and project management, client services and support among other areas. Joe is a veteran entrepreneur bringing over 30 years of experience in technology services and operations with strong experience in high-growth organizations. Previously, Joe was with Exclaim, Inc. where he served as SVP of Technical Operations and Professional Services. While there, he successfully architected, delivered and supported complete SaaS software platforms to clients such as Adobe Systems, Disney Mobile, and Earthlink. Joe attended Rutgers College for Computer Science; is a member of the Association of Information Technology Professionals, International Project Management Association and the American Society for the Advancement of Project Management.
Leon Podolsky started as an advisor at Powerlytics in 2011 and joined in 2014 as CTO. Leon is responsible for the Powerlytics data platform. He ensures the end-to-end flow of data from synthesis to customer delivery. Leon…Full Bio
Leon Podolsky started as an advisor at Powerlytics in 2011 and joined in 2014 as CTO. Leon is responsible for the Powerlytics data platform. He ensures the end-to-end flow of data from synthesis to customer delivery. Leon designed and implemented the core algorithms behind rapid data and query generation that serve as the foundation of Powerlytics products and services. He is personally involved in handling large and complex customer data requests in an effort to continuously refine and scale the data platform. Leon is a technology and business leader with a proven 25+ year track-record of creating market-leading products and mission-critical systems, repeated formation of peak-performing technology teams, and successful business launches and exits, including an IPO and multiple acquisitions. Under his technology leadership, SnapOne, Inc., was one of the first companies to successfully monetize mobile subscribers. Leon is also a data science pioneer who created the industry’s first data modeling tool, ERwin, as co-founder and CTO of Logic Works, Inc., leading to a successful IPO and subsequent sale to Computer Associates. Leon holds a BSE from Princeton University and an MBA from the Wharton School.
Narahara Chari Dingari
Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Narahara Chari Dingari joined Powerlytics in 2021 as Chief Data & Analytics Officer. Chari is responsible for setting the Data and AI strategy for Powerlytics and overseeing the execution of that strategy to better integrateFull Bio
Narahara Chari Dingari joined Powerlytics in 2021 as Chief Data & Analytics Officer. Chari is responsible for setting the Data and AI strategy for Powerlytics and overseeing the execution of that strategy to better integrate, manage, optimize, and capitalize data as an asset for Powerlytics and bring value to clients and partners.
Prior to joining Powerlytics, Chari was Head of Data Science at Deutsche Bank driving forward strategic data vision for Compliance and Anti Financial Crime to deliver novel insights and Machine Learning solutions. Previously, Chari was Senior Director of Data Science at Dun & Bradstreet, where he led the development of Deep Connectivity Explorer and D&B Analytics Studio, to help their Government and Financial clients in understanding business relationships and growth/decay patterns.
Before that, he delivered multiple high complexity data analytics solutions including a first-generation predictive underwriting system to Life Insurance, Annuities, and Retirement business units at Prudential Financial. He also led Data Science initiatives at Dell EMC, developed and deployed the first-ever business data lake and the analytics platform. He published several high-impact journal articles and filed patents on machine learning techniques.
Chari did his postdoctoral research in AI/ML applications at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University. He has a Ph.D. in Physics from the University of Rhode Island, and an M.S. in Physics from the University of Hyderabad.