Sparkling Logic today announced the appointment of Davorin Kuchan as their new Chief Executive Officer and member of Board of Directors effective immediately. Kuchan previously held key management positions at Capbridge Ventures, Texas Instruments, Telogy Networks and Neuron Data. He will assume responsibilities immediately and will succeed Carole-Ann Matignon, co-founder of Sparkling Logic, who will continue her role as the Chief Product Officer.
“Sparkling Logic has the unique opportunity to revolutionize Advanced Data Analytics market,” Kuchan said. “By empowering business analysts to reach beyond data visualization and simple analytics, Sparkling Logic offers unprecedented capabilities for modeling and implementing decision logic to provide real value to the enterprise. I am honored to have been chosen to lead the company during this exciting growth stage.”
“We think Davorin’s skillset is a perfect complement to the Sparkling Logic team and will allow us to grow significantly,” said Matignon. “I will continue to focus on what I love most, building great products that customers love and that create market changing innovation. The whole team at Sparkling Logic is very excited about these new developments.”
Kuchan brings a wealth of experience to the company both as an entrepreneur and an investor. Previous to Sparkling Logic, Davorin co-founded Capbridge Ventures and has held several management positions at Texas Instruments including managing corporate venture and innovation and running a global EMSI/Flextronics business. He is a global innovation leader, recognized as such on Global Corporate Venturing “Powerlist 100” (2012, 2013) and has founded and managed several technology and consumer product startups.
Earlier in the career, Davorin held strategic management, business development and sales management positions at Telogy Networks (acquired by Texas Instruments), Neuron Data/Blaze SW (IPO in 2000), Saber Software and NuThena systems. A University of California, Berkeley, Haas School of Business graduate, Kuchan lives in Palo Alto, California with his wife Lucy and their two teenage daughters.
“Davorin and I worked well together at Neuron Data and I am thrilled to have him on board again. His energy and enthusiasm will fuel the transformation of the decision management market into the big data era,“ said Carlos Serrano-Morales, co-founder and CTO of Sparkling Logic.
About Sparkling Logic
Sparkling Logic Inc. is a California-based company leading technology innovation in Decision Intelligence Management. Its SMARTS™ decision management platform empowers business analysts and IT to discover, automate and operationalize business insights from traditional data management tools. SMARTS uniquely leverages big data analytics to facilitate capturing, modeling and executing business decisions while assessing the impact of changes in a decision strategy.
Learn more about Sparkling Logic at www.sparklinglogic.com.
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