Contributors

Paul Roma, US Deloitte Analytics Leader, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Paul is the US Deloitte Analytics market leader, where he directs the company’s analytics offerings across all businesses. Paul specializes in developing growth and innovation strategies and applying disruptive technologies, and he has a record of leading successful transformations for companies in the healthcare, life sciences, and financial services industries.

As a member of Deloitte’s Management Committee, he oversees a portfolio of businesses, acquisitions, and investments targeting next generation offerings.


Greg Szwartz, Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Greg is the life sciences & healthcare advanced analytics practice leader. He has 20 years of experience in implementing models and algorithms in healthcare operations workflow–in both strategic decisions around product development or capacity planning, and in operational workflow related to care coordination and patient support. He specializes in solving complex business problems through advanced analytics, helping organizations to make insight-based decisions and realize better outcomes.


Rajeev Ronanki, Life Sciences and Health Care, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Rajeev has more than 20 years of healthcare and information technology experience. He leads Deloitte Consulting LLP’s cognitive computing and healthcare innovation practices, focused on implementing cognitive solutions for personalized consumer engagement, intelligent automation, and predictive analytics. He is at the forefront of some of the most strategic initiatives on cognitive computing, analytics, and big data, and is the author of several key publications on these topics. He also serves as the lead for Deloitte’s innovation partnership program (IPP) with Singularity University, which provides a bridge for leveraging exponential technologies like artificial intelligence in the enterprise context. Rajeev’s extensive functional and technical depth makes him specifically qualified to lead complex business and IT initiatives.


Nitin Mittal, AIM Advanced Analytics Enablement Leader, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Nitin is a principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Advanced Analytics Enablement (AAE) practice. Nitin has advised clients on their analytics journey and how they could become insight-driven organizations. His work extends from strategy consulting to implementing analytical eco systems to helping clients monetize their data assets. As clients progress on their analytics journeys, Nitin has been an advisor and consultant to them on predictive analytics, machine learning, and cognitive computing so as to harness technology disruptors and capitalize on exponential innovation. As an example, he has worked with several life sciences and healthcare clients and implemented the first of its kind advanced analytics ecosystem to enable personalized medicine at a major cancer center.


James Guszcza, US Chief Data Scientist, Deloitte Consulting LLP

James is the chief data scientist of Deloitte Consulting, and a member of Deloitte’s Advanced Analytics and Modeling practice. Jim has extensive experience applying predictive analytics techniques in a variety of public and private sector domains. He has also spearheaded Deloitte’s use of behavioral nudge tactics to more effectively act on model indications and prompt behavior change. Jim is a former professor at the University of Wisconsin-Madison business school, and he holds a PhD in the Philosophy of Science from The University of Chicago. Jim is a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society and on its board of directors.


Ben Stiller, Consumer Products Business Transformation Practice Leader, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Ben is a Principal in Deloitte’s Strategy practice and leads Deloitte’s US Consumer Products Analytics practice. For more than past 12 years, he has worked exclusively in the Consumer Products sector focused on capability and analytics transformations to drive both growth and efficiency. He has led eight end-to-end transformations across subsectors (Food & Beverage, Personal Care, Alcohol, Home Care, and White Goods), spanning commercial, supply chain, and enabling functions.


Sam Pearson, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Sam is a principal in Deloitte Consulting‘s Supply Chain practice who specializes in logistics and distribution. He has more than 20 years of experience in operational, technology, and strategy roles. His broad cross-industry supply chain experience includes automotive, off-highway, consumer and industrial products manufacturing, agriculture and food processing, oil and gas, and defense. Sam also serves as the Deloitte’s US Supply Chain Analytics leader.


Rachel Frey, Principal | Public Sector – State Government

Rachel is a principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s State Government Health and Human Services practice. For the past 15 years, she has worked with state and local government agencies defining approaches and implementing business and technology solutions to enhance service delivery; prevent and detect fraud, waste, and abuse; streamline business operations; refine organizational structures; and evaluate policies that drive these efforts. Rachel has a master’s degree in public policy and management from the Heinz School at Carnegie Mellon and currently leads Deloitte’s Human Services Analytics solution offerings.


Ken Corless, Principal | Deloitte Consulting LLP

Ken is a principal in Deloitte Consulting LLP’s Technology Strategy and Architecture practice. He has more than 25 years of enterprise IT experience and deep knowledge of architecture, IT strategy, and cloud solutions. With a bold approach to disruption and innovative solutions, he brings together digital, cloud, and emerging technologies to help clients create breakaway products, services, and processes.