Dr. Mathias Kirchmer

Dr. Mathias Kirchmer

Managing Director
and Co-CEO
Philadelphia

Dr. Mathias Kirchmer is an experienced executive, practitioner and thought leader in the field of Digital Transformation and Business Process Management (BPM). He co-founded BPM-D. Previously, he was Managing Director and Global Lead of BPM at Accenture, and CEO of the Americas and Japan of IDS Scheer, known for its ARIS Process Repository Software

Dr. Kirchmer has overseen numerous transformation and process improvement initiatives delivering measurable results. He has worked with executives in technology, financial, health, consumer goods and manufacturing industries to improve business performance.

Dr. Kirchmer has published 11 books and over 150 articles. He is affiliated faculty at the University of Pennsylvania and Widener University. He received a research and teaching fellowship from the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science.

Peter Franz

Peter Franz

Managing Director
and Co-CEO
London

Peter Franz has been working at the forefront of Business Process Management (BPM) for many years as part of a career with Accenture. Since co-founding BPM-D company he has continued to assist a number of companies in strategic execution and in establishing a BPM discipline. He has developed a number of innovative approaches, relevant to the dynamic digital age, to solve implementation issues in pragmatic and results-oriented way.

He has a recognised ability to create the spark in translating a business strategy into a manageable execution strategy and then drive towards this goal. He has lead very substantial change programs across a number of industries including: Energy, Financial Services, Logistics, Travel Services, Utilities and Consumer Goods.

Mr Franz has authored a book and a number of white papers on this subject and has developed related executive level courses that can be adapted to various audiences. His career includes substantial business change and experience in the use of Information Technology and thus understands the Business / IT interaction from both sides and can help bridge this divide.

Rakesh Gusain

Rakesh Gusain

Director
London

Rakesh Gusain is a Director with BPM-D. He has worked in the Business Process Management (BPM) for the last 10 years, involved in all phases of the BPM lifecycle. He also setup the global BPM Centre of Excellence in his previous role and has a pragmatic ability help clients to execute strategies, keeping in mind the long term vision. His career includes substantial business change across various industries with experience in developing and implementing, process related, frameworks and technologies.

Erin Marranca

Erin Marranca

Director
Philladelphia

Erin is a value-driven individual with more than 20 years’ experience in Business Process Management and Information Technology alignment, strategy execution, training and change management. She has expertise in leading multiple functional teams while meeting aggressive business objectives and is adept at addressing the ever-changing business environment, turning issues into solutions. She is a systematic thinker and knows how to organize people and activities into efficient workflows. Erin also leads BPM-D’s US operations activities. She is always committed to producing results that exceed expectations.

Marc Scharsig

Marc Scharsig

Director
Philladelphia

Marc is a Senior Business and Technology Transformation Leader with extensive background in Business Process Management.
He drives tangible business outcomes by establishing Business Process Management capabilities, delivering business process improvement projects, and leading transformation initiatives using SAP and BPM-Systems.
His passion is to help his clients increase their performance. He worked on many BPM and transformation initiatives with mid-size to large global organizations.
Marc is also the President of the Philadelphia Chapter of the Association of Business Process Management Professionals (ABPMP).

Goncalo Esteves

Goncalo Esteves

Director
Philadelphia

Goncalo is an innovative Business Process and Systems Thinking professional in the field of Business Management. He held senior process management positions in the manufacturing industry before joining BPM-D.

Goncalo seeks to provide organizations a deep sense of purpose and actionable results by transforming their processes to enable strategic and operational outcomes. Having worked on several continents he loves people diversity and embraces cultural awareness leveraging principles of lean and system engineering. Goncalo is interested in the field of space architecture and related people development by learning how to work and evolve in extreme environments.

Liam O’Neill

Liam O’Neill

Consulting Manager
London

Liam is a certified Business Process Management Professional (BPMInstitute) with consultancy experience across a range of sectors including energy, media, public, medical, and logistics. He has deep experience in both process data mining and BPM repository mobilisation/management, having worked on such initiatives for multiple organisations. Further, he has defined innovative methodologies for managing enterprise scale RPA initiatives/functions, organisational compliance risks and controls, and process asset maintenance cycles.
He has spent his entire career at BPM-D, working closely with BPM and digitalisation thought leaders from early in his professional development to rapidly accelerate his expertise in those areas and foster an innovative, dynamic mindset.

Shaunie Archer

Shaunie Archer

Senior Consultant
Philadelphia

Shaunie is a dynamic self-starter with an innovative and pragmatic approach to problem solving. As a BPM-D Senior Consultant, she has led numerous transformation and process improvement initiatives for multiple clients in technology, financial and health industries. These clients where able to achieve operational efficiency, reduce cost and increase revenue through process innovation, optimization and standardization. Before joining BPM-D, Shaunie worked in Marketing where she planned and managed marketing activities for software product lines. She still directs BPM-D’s US marketing activities.
She holds a BS in Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing from Daemen College and a MBA with a specialization Business Process Innovation from Widener University. Shaunie is exceptionally skilled at navigating new business situations to help clients integrate strategy, process, technology and information to increase effectiveness, reduce cost and grow revenue.

Rehban Khatri

Rehban Khatri

Technical Consultant
London

Rehban is a Technical Consultant, focused on developing innovative business solutions that drive business value.
He supports the development of various tools and technologies which have helped various clients on their digitalisation journey. One of his key strengths is to identify and optimally automate business processes. He has demonstrated the ability to lead such automation projects using, amongst others, various RPA and Workflow tools – used to create pragmatic, human-bot automation solutions. He also deliveres Process mining projects, where his skills lie in identifying and setting up the technical intricacies of data and their interaction with the business process. These then used to help businesses discover and deliver Improvement ideas. Rehban also plays a major role in development of the cloud-based BPM-D Application. Rehban is a value focused solution architect with ability to provide effective and reliable solutions.

Rosemary Joe

Rosemary Joe

Senior Consultant
Mumbai

Rosemary is a Sr. Consultant with considerable experience in BPM repository mobilisation/management. She is one of the key members leading the BPM-D India team. She works effectively throughout the BPM process lifecycle – right from process discovery, design & documentation, through to improvement, analysis and implementation. She has led numerous repository mobilisation and migration projects - communicating business processes and the solution approach to varying audience. She has been part of analysing and documenting business requirement, creating and managing test plans and scripts, internal testing and Quality analysis as part of software development. With her energy and dedication to excellence Rosemary delivers unmatched value and customised service to clients.

Anna Lucas-Clements

Anna Lucas-Clements

Senior Consultant
London

Hard-working and experienced process professional with a proven track record of successful projects, Anna thrives in the world of BPM. She has gained real business experience, working across multiple industries and is enthusiastic leader and member of any team. A results-oriented individual with the ability to blend project management skills with technical proficiency. Expert in Business Process Management and Workflow Automation, with a strong insight into Robotic Process Automation and Data Mining. Experienced instructor with a confident and engaging delivery style who has provided extensive training to a wide range of groups and individuals both nationally and internationally with very positive feedback.

Caitlin Thomas

Caitlin Thomas

Senior Consultant
London

Caitlin Thomas has successfully delivered multiple Value-Driven Business Process Management Projects within various sectors. She has helped a number of organisations to build a process culture and setup Continuous improvement approaches. She leads BPM-D’s Rapid Process Improvement and Process Mining offering. Caitlin has worked in both corporate and academic research based environments, working hand-in-hand with high professionals and deeply academic personnel to deliver successful project results.