Our Team

We’re creating a world where competitive organizations have the insights they need to WIN

Founded by former hedge fund analysts, Sentieo’s financial and corporate research platform for executives, investment analysts, and researchers provide the insights, speed, and confidence they need to make informed strategic decisions so they can outperform the market and gain a competitive edge. Serving a global customer base, Sentieo has offices in San Francisco, New York, London, and New Delhi, India.

How We Work

Customers are #1

We set a high bar for quality in everything we do and this starts with our customers. At Sentieo, customer success isn’t just a department, it’s everyone’s job. We’re quality-obsessed.

Committed to winning

Our team is passionate about our mission to help competitive organizations win. To optimize for long-term success, we think big, see far, and deliver now.

Never stop innovating

As the pioneer and leader in the market, we are committed to continuing to innovate to bring our big-picture ideas to market with a high-quality product. It’s in our go-getter DNA.

Team Collaboration

Our team may be global, but we’ve maintained a strong sense of family. This intellectually curious group works together in a collaborative meritocracy to provide the best products to our customers—and have fun doing it.

Leadership Team

David Lichtblau

David Lichtblau

Chief Executive Officer

David Lichtblau serves as chief executive officer for Sentieo. He was previously chief executive officer for ETF.com, provider of news, data, analytics, and research on exchange-traded funds, which he led through the acquisition by Bats Global Markets (now CBOE). Prior to ETF.com, David led the next-generation product line for portfolio managers and analysts at Thomson Reuters. He joined Thomson Reuters via the acquisition of StarMine, a startup that offered equity analytics and research tools for professional investors. As the first executive hire, David founded the product management, marketing, and media relations teams. David earned his B.S. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.

Alap Shah

Alap Shah

Co-Founder & Chairman of the Board

Alap is the Chairman of the Board at Sentieo, leveraging nearly a decade of experience as a professional investor to help design and build tools to enhance the finance professional’s workflow. Most recently, Alap was an analyst in Citadel’s Global Equities business, where he covered global consumer equities. Prior to this, he was an analyst at Viking Global Investors, where he also focused on global consumer equities. Alap received a BA in Economics with honors from Harvard University.

Naman Shah

Naman Shah

Co-Founder & President

Naman is President and he also leads the product team at Sentieo, drawing on nearly 15 years of experience in technology entrepreneurship and organizational development. Prior to Sentieo, Naman launched and led multiple startups in the US and in India. Most notably, he co-founded Sarvajal, an award-winning clean water social enterprise that improves proprietary filtration hardware and microfinance-driven distribution. Naman holds a BS in Biology with honors from Stanford University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Michael Noonan

Chief Operating Officer

Michael Noonan is Chief Operating Officer at Sentieo. He was previously Vice President of Operations at Clarifai, an AI platform company, where he was responsible for Finance, Legal, People, and Strategic Initiatives. Prior to Clarifai he was a Principal at Public Pension Capital, a mid-market private equity fund. Earlier in his career, Mike held positions at private equity fund Eos Partners, J. P. Morgan, and Greenhill & Co. Michael holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School, a JD from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and a BA from Duke University. He was a Fulbright Scholar in Estonia, where he served as a lecturer at the University of Tartu.

Mark Coriaty

Chief Revenue Officer

Mark serves as Chief Revenue Officer at Sentieo, overseeing global sales, alliances, and customer success. Prior to Sentieo, he spent over 13 years at Eze Castle Integration, a hedge fund technology and cloud services provider, where he was responsible for the company’s strategic direction while also managing the global sales, marketing, partnerships, and client service teams. Mark also served in senior business development and fintech consulting roles at KPMG Consulting and Fidelity Investments.

Rajdeep Singh Gill

Rajdeep Singh Gill

Chief Technology Officer

Rajdeep leads technology at Sentieo, with nearly a decade of experience in developing high performance and low latency technology stacks. Prior to Sentieo, Rajdeep worked in various tech roles at Texas Instruments and Hindustan Times. He plunged into the startup world with his own social startup Anahat and has since worked or consulted almost half a dozen startups in education, healthcare, finance and social. Rajdeep holds BE in Electronics & Communication from NSIT and management program from IIM C.

Swati Tyagi

Vice President, Product

Swati Tyagi serves as Vice President of Product at Sentieo. She has 16 years of Product Management experience leading conceptualization, development, and growth of B2B SaaS products for various industries and sectors across the globe. Prior to Sentieo, Swati worked for Diligent Corporation, a leading platform for Governance, Risk, and Compliance where she led the product team for Diligent’s flagship product and helped transform it from a point solution into an integrated platform used by 50% of Fortune 1000 companies. Swati also helped launch social impact apps for fundraising and grantmaking on the Salesforce platform, which were later acquired by Salesforce. Swati holds a Bachelor in Science degree from CCS University in India.

James White

James White

Vice President, Sales

James leads all sales functions at Sentieo. Prior to Sentieo, James was a Corporate Account Executive at PernixData (acquired by Nutanix). At PernixData, he joined pre-revenue and was part of the sales team that scaled from 0 – 500 customers and revenues of 20M. Before that, James started his career in Business Sales at Apple. James holds a BA in Economics from UC Berkeley.

Annie Eissler

Vice President, Marketing

Annie Eissler serves as Vice President of Marketing, overseeing demand generation, product and customer marketing, brand and comms. Prior to Sentieo, she spent over 20 years leading marketing for business productivity software and technology companies, including PayPal, PSINet, MITS, and Synchris. Annie also ran a marketing agency that served over twenty technology firms in the Seattle start-up community. She holds an MA in International Relations from The American University and a BA in Political Science from UCLA.

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