Pankit has experience deploying IBM Cognos software right from Mid-Tier organisations through to large scale enterprise. Pankit holds a bachelors in computer science and masters in IT from Swinburne University.
BI Senior Consultant
Peter is a Senior Consultant specialized in Business Analytics. While his core competencies are in the fields of BI and Data Warehousing, his comprehensive knowledge and 10+ years’ experience ranges across modeling concepts, analytical methods, reporting and analytics across multiple industries. With his structured analytical skillset and pragmatic approach to problem solving, Peter today holds a multi-faceted role as a consultant, coach and trainer, as well as a trusted advisor to his customers.
Piers has an honours degree in Financial Services and over 16 years’ experience in performance management solutions with his career spanning both business and technical disciplines. Piers has experience in implementing budgeting and forecasting systems, and worked for Cognos in a Technical Sales role for over 5 years, helping a wide range of organisations deploy Business Intelligence solutions.
IM Solution Architect
Ralf is an architect and project manager with 25 years of experience involving a wide variety of industries, applications and technologies. For over 15 years, Ralf has specialised in the delivery of Information Management solutions in support of Business Analytics for large public and private sector organisations in Canada and Australia.
TM1/SPSS Senior Consultant
Reza is an experienced business analytics and FPM consultant across numerous industry verticals, with highly developed financial analysis skills from his accounting background. Reza is skilled in enterprise planning tools including IBM Cognos TM1 and is highly proficient with statistical applications including SPSS Modeler.
Richa is an experienced Senior Consultant specialising in IBM Business Analytics and Data Warehouse solutions. She has an excellent track record of delivering Planning and Forecasting solutions to large enterprises and with high quality results. Richa strives to provide her clients with tailored and scalable solutions that suit their individual needs.
FPM Solution Architect
Richard has a management accounting background and has combined business acumen with technical knowledge to deliver a wide range of planning, budgeting and forecasting applications on both IBM Cognos, TM1 and Microsoft platforms. Richard has worked for an extensive portfolio of clients across a broad section of industry verticals.
Sakthivel joins Cornerstone with a solid background in the IT industry, and with almost four years Cognos TM1 experience with one of Australia’s leading banks where he successfully delivered Regulatory Reporting, Forecasting and Business Performance Management solutions. Sakthivel has expertise in Solution Design and Development in both waterfall and agile methodologies, as well as experience with data warehousing and SQL, along with requirements gathering and analysis.
Sreejith has been in the Information Technology industry for the past 10 years focusing on Data Warehousing & Business Intelligence projects. He is a result oriented and customer focused Data Warehouse Architect, Administrator and Developer.
Founder & Chairman
Steve is a Chartered Accountant and specialises in the design of planning, budgeting and forecasting systems. He is a contributing editor to FSN Business Systems News (www.fsn.co.uk) and has written a book on practical tips for success in budgeting and planning system implementations. Steve founded Cornerstone in 2007 to help passionate Business Analytics consultants fulfil their true potential. His main role these days is to mentor and develop new Cornerstone Associates, as well as chairing the Board of Directors.
Steven is a great addition to the Sales team and brings a wealth of experience having previously worked in Enterprise Integration and Information Management in a wide variety of industry sectors. He has a diverse background from Mechanical and Production Engineering, Teaching, and Technical Resourcing.
Tiina joins us with a career background in the financial markets. Leading teams in high demand banking environments with brokers, exchange and fund managers, she brings a unique perspective and extensive experience to her role at Cornerstone which encompasses shared services, operations, events and communications.
Vanessa has been working with IBM Business Analytics solutions for over 15 years, including 14 years at Cognos and IBM. Vanessa prides herself on her ability to understand an organisation's key requirements and can communicate effectively with both technical and business users at all levels, building long term customer relationships.
Victoria is a management accountant and insurance industry specialist. She has many years of experience in designing planning systems for all types of insurance businesses and is an acknowledged expert in this arena. Victoria is also our Finance Director, having helped to develop the unique set of rules that underpin our Associate model.
TM1, IM/DWH & BI Solution Architect extraordinaire! Yuri possesses a unique skill set that is both deep and wide in the Analytical realm. Yuri brings with him genuine immediate value to every project he is on, through his logical thinking, advanced problem solving skills and truck loads of common sense.
Finance & Administration
Yuri has a Diploma in Accounting and supports the Finance team in managing client billing and accounts payable across all Cornerstone offices. Yuri also assists the Shared Services team with office administration and events coordination.