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SRI MALLADI

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER & PRESIDENT

Sri has held several award-winning technical and management positions with a variety of recognized leaders such as GE, NASA, Computer Sciences Corporation and Oracle. He has been involved with three start up firms, helping each to deliver sound technical solutions ahead of industry leaders and led several public sector and commercial projects.

As a technical advisor to various US federal agencies, he was a trusted advisor during national crises such as Hurricane Katrina and the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. He holds an MS and BS in Computer Engineering. His areas of interest include Big Data, Cloud Computing, SOA, Enterprise Architecture, Grid Computing, Open Source and DNS.

VIKRAM NAIK

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Vikram has worked with several Fortune 100/500 companies as well as start-ups. He has held several technical leadership and management positions. His experience includes data communications, telecommunications, enterprise applications, service oriented architecture and big data.

In addition, Vikram has been involved with cloud computing since 2006. He has received several awards and accolades for his technical leadership and insight. Vikram has led teams that were spread across multiple time zones around the globe at any given point in time. He has been included in several ‘tiger teams’ to lead and help solve critical issues. He has successfully led teams in commercial as well as public sectors. He holds an MBA, MS in Computer Science and BS in Electronics. His areas of interest include Big Data, Cloud Computing, Enterprise Architecture, SOA, Open Source and Agile Development.

CLIFTON WASHINGTON

SENIOR STRATEGY ADVISOR

Cliff, before retiring as a Colonel in the U.S. Marine Corps, accumulated almost 30 years of service and professional experience in military command, control, communications and computers (C4) and, as an IT expert and strategic planner in the Marine Corps. He then spent several years in the commercial and government service sectors where he was a successful Delivery Manager, Project Manager and IT consultant. Cliff possesses extensive knowledge of Federal IT policy and procedures. He has established senior level collaborative forums, such as the Human Resources Management (HRM) Community of Interest (COI) for the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness. He assisted OASD (NII)/DoD CIO in implementation of DoD Net-Centric Data Strategy and provided project management for the Department of Defense (DoD) Net-Centric Enterprise Services (NCES) Collaboration project. Most recently, Cliff was a Senior Project Manager, Delivery Manager and Portfolio Manager with IBM supporting FEMA’s flagship EADIS program.

Cliff is a decorated Veteran with Legion of Merit Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, two Meritorious Service Medals, Navy-Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Navy-Marine Corps Achievement Medal, two National Defense Service Medal, Southwest Asia Service Medal and, two Kuwait Liberation Medals. He holds B.S. in Education from Wilmington College and completed M.S. Graduate Work in Systems Management from University Southern California. He also holds M.A.(equivalent) in Military Studies from U.S. Marine Corps Command and Staff College, M.A.(equivalent) in Joint Strategic Studies from Armed Forces Staff College and, M.A.(equivalent) in Strategic Studies from U.S. Army War College.

VERTUME DUFAULT

SR. VICE PRESIDENT, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

Vertume possesses over 30 years of experience in software development, project delivery, and business management.  He has managed various US government business units for Oracle, MarkLogic, and other firms.  Vertume delivers expertise in startups,  operations management, and business development.

Vertume holds a BS in Computer Science from Virginia Tech and an MBA from Virginia Tech’s Pamplin College of Business.

CECIL TROSCLAIR

SR. VICE PRESIDENT, EMERGING CONSULTING MARKETS

Cecil, after a long and successful military service, has accumulated more than twenty years of experience in providing information technology consulting services to the public and private sectors. He has led large, high-performance teams in enterprise-level software projects throughout their software life-cycle. Cecil was Trillion’s VP for the Federal Sector from 2012 to 2016.  He has returned to Trillion after a two year sabbatical to cruise the east coast of the United States and the Bahamas.

He has received several accolades and is recognized as someone who strives to produce the best possible solutions that are in the client’s best interests.  Cecil holds a BS in Analytical Management from US Naval Academy and MS in Computer Science from George Mason University.  His areas of interest include CMMI, Enterprise Architecture, Data Architecture, and Program Management.

PRAVEEN CHANDRA

CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER

Praveen has been known as the big picture expert and has been instrumental in providing architectural guidance and leadership at various positions held in Fortune 500 leaders.

He is an expert in SOA, Enterprise Architecture, Governance and Network Management. He has led several federal as well as commercial projects and provided subject matter expertise. He holds an MS in Electrical Engineering and BS in Electronics. His areas of interest include Enterprise Architecture, SOA, Open Source, Cloud Computing and Data Architecture.

AJMAL KUDROLLI

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Ajmal has been associated with industry leaders in several lead technical and management positions. In these positions, he has been called upon numerous times for his sound architectural and technical thought process to provide guidance on critical issues.

He holds an MBA, MS in Computer Science, MS in Materials Engineering and BS in Metallurgical Engineering. His areas of interest include SOA, Enterprise Architecture, Open Source, Performance Analysis, Data Analytics, Database Applications and Security Protocols.

ARUN BHAT

SR. DIRECTOR, SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Arun leads Trillion’s product development efforts leveraging bleeding edge technologies. He has held technical leadership positions on several government and commercial projects. He has led teams of varying sizes but also enjoys being hands-on.

Arun has an MS in Computer Science from West Virginia University. His areas of interest include SOA, Open Source, Data Architecture, Data Warehouse and Enterprise Architecture.

SAI ARI

DIRECTOR, FEDERAL CONSULTING
Sai has held technical leadership positions on several government and commercial projects. He has led teams of varying sizes and successfully delivered products on time within budget. He is PMP certified.
Sai has an MS in Computer Science from Indian Statistical Institute. His areas of interest include SOA, Cloud computing, Infrastructure, Open Source, Big Data, Data Architecture, Data analytics and Enterprise Architecture.

JOHN ALFARO

DEPUTY CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

John has held senior technical, management and key advisory roles with several financial companies, government agencies and multiple startups.  Though his career, he has architected multiple innovative solutions utilizing a broad cross section of technologies.  Through his big world view and ability to distill information to be understandable to stake holders from senior leadership to junior developer, he has established himself as a trusted partner.  He has more than 25 years of experience in Information Technology.  His interest include Open Source, Open Data, Enterprise Architecture, Security and Privacy, Big Data and Machine Learning.

TOM SAMPSON

DIRECTOR, DATA ANALYTICS

Tom has over 20 years of experience in software development for both the public and private sector.  He has extensive project management and data analytics expertise. Over the last 15 years, Tom has focused on the implementation of big data and analytic solutions to support  strategic business decision making capabilities.

Tom holds a BS in Economics from the University of Maryland College Park.