MANAGEMENT TEAM


Nimblecommerce: Prashant Nedungadi - Founder & CEO

Prashant Nedungadi

Founder & CEO

Prashant is NimbleCommerce's founding CEO and has been instrumental in guiding the direction of the company's e-commerce platform and network strategy. He brings more than 18 years of industry experience to the table; 12 years of that in the e-commerce and online shopping sector. Prior to founding NimbleCommerce, he founded IMShopping and was co-founder and CTO of Andale, the largest 3rd party e-commerce service provider for small businesses. Under Prashant's leadership, Andale grew to have more than 1.5 million online sellers and generated millions of dollars in annual revenues. Prashant's background uniquely qualifies him to understand both market demands and the customer perspective.

Prashant holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology and a Master's in electrical engineering from Stanford University. When not leading a rowdy bunch of Nimblers, Prashant can be found golfing.

Nimblecommerce: Kevin Wray - Senior Vice President, Global Sales

Kevin Wray

Senior Vice President, Global Sales

Since joining NimbleCommerce in 2009, Kevin has managed our sales, marketing and partnership relationships. He brings a wealth of knowledge to our team with over 20 years of experience in e-commerce and online monetization. Prior to joining NimbleCommerce, Kevin has held a number of executive positions including General Magic, Pretty Good Privacy (PGP), Andale/Vendio, Unisfair and Navio.

Kevin holds a B.S. in Business Administration and Marketing from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo.
When not working, Kevin can be found practicing his golf swing or on the ski slopes.

Nimblecommerce: Jessica Schneider - Vice President of Global Client Services

Jessica Schneider

Vice President of Global Client Services

Jessica and her team are responsible for making sure our customers are happy and successful. She also manages the onboarding process and works with new customers to get them up and running on the NimbleCommerce platform as quickly and efficiently as possible. Jessica has an extensive background with software and online applications. She brings a wealth of experience working in startup environments, as well as larger companies and has a keen interest in building long term customer relationships, as well solving critical business problems. Prior to joining NimbleCommerce, Jessica held various leadership positions including rolling out several new products and business programs as a Director of Business Development for Sabre Holdings, as well as handling strategic client relationships at asknet.com, a global ecommerce software and services company.

Jessica holds a BS from the University of Florida in Decision Information Science and a MBA from the University of Texas at Austin.

Nimblecommerce: Alex Sadovsky - Vice President of Engineering

Alex Sadovsky

Vice President of Engineering

Alex is responsible for guiding the engineering effort at NimbleCommerce. He brings to the team a strong IT background combined with a deep understanding of software system architecture and development processes. Alex has over 9 years of industry experience in software development, design, and team management with an emphasis on projects comprised of international teams, including the U.S., Ukraine, India, Russia, France, and Turkey. His past experience includes specializing in the IT startup life cycle, from prototyping through implementation and scalability improvements.

Alex holds a Masters in IT Technology from Cherkassy State Technology Institute.

Nimblecommerce: Jeff Whipple - Vice President of Finance

Jeff Whipple

Vice President of Finance

Jeff Whipple brings over 22 years of financial management experience to his role as VP of Finance for Nimble Commerce. Currently Mr. Whipple is a principle at tempCFO and has been consulting for various venture backed entities as an independent consultant. In 2008, Mr. Whipple assisted from the inception and served as the CFO of HipLogic, a mobile phone content startup founded by former Sun Microsystems employees. Prior to HipLogic, Mr. Whipple was Vice President of Finance for Cendura Corporation, a provider of IT infrastructure investigation and deployment software until it was sold to Computer Associates. Prior to Cendura, Mr. Whipple was Director of Finance for Actional Corporation, a provider of Web Services Management software until the company merged with Westbridge Technologies in 2005. In 2000, Mr. Whipple was the Director of Finance for Managemark, Inc., a venture backed start-up. Prior to joining Managemark, Mr. Whipple spent two years at Oracle as Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis, four years with Sun Microsystems and four years with Software Publishing Corporation is a variety of financial roles.

Mr. Whipple is a graduate of the University of California, Davis, with a BS in Managerial Economics.

Nimblecommerce: Jessica Schneider - Vice President of Global Client Services

Sam Sysum

Director, Product Management

After joining NimbleCommerce in 2009, Sam has been the go-to product guy for questions, problem solving, training, and overall platform knowledge. With his trusty sidekick Huckleberry, his labradoodle, Sam spends most days driving product planning and development to ensure that all new features perform to the highest of standards. Having come from many consumer-focused positions prior to NimbleCommerce, Sam’s goal is to deliver the best experiences to the company’s clients and their customers.

Sam holds a B.A. in Communication Design, with an emphasis in Internet Communication from California State University, Chico, and a Minor in Management Information Systems. When not in the office, well, good luck finding Sam at all as he spends his time with his future wife dining around San Francisco, and having crazy adventures with her and Huckleberry.

Nimblecommerce: Peter Casey - Managing Director, Europe

Peter Casey

Managing Director, Europe

Peter Casey has spent 12 years in IT management and 16 years in general and sales management. Before joining NimbleCommerce in 2010 as Director of European Sales, he served as a Global Project Manager in the City of London financial markets. At Personic HR, he served as EMEA managing director, establishing the company as the biggest player in the recruitment software market in Europe. He has also held senior management positions with PlanView, eQuest, and Reflexsis.

Today, Peter is focused on maintaining NimbleCommerce as the the #1 local commerce/group buying platform in Europe.