Raleigh, NC, USA – June 8, 2020 – Core Compete, Inc., a leader in accelerating cloud analytics, today announced that Allan Russell joined Core Compete as an Executive Consultant.
Allan had a distinguished career at SAS for more than four decades. Allan served in several leadership roles as part of the SAS International organization, helping to establish SAS as the undisputed analytics platform during this period. As Senior VP of Strategy, he was instrumental in establishing SAS in Europe and generating a revenue of $1.4 Billion in 2018. In 2013, Allan was named SAS Fellow, the first individual to be conferred with this title. In his new role at Core Compete, Allan will provide leadership to Core Compete’s Analytics Modernization initiatives in EMEA with a focus on the DACH region.
“Core Compete is establishing itself as a leader in the Cloud Analytics space. Allan’s addition to the team will help us accelerate this. I am delighted to work with Allan to help our customers accelerate their cloud analytics journeys and unlock opportunities for digital transformation,” said Shiva Kommareddi, Managing Partner, Core Compete.
At Core Compete, Allan will spearhead advisory initiatives in Cloud Analytics to help global enterprises in the strategy, design, and adoption of cloud-based analytics capabilities. “I have been part of several technology transformations, and the Cloud Analytics transformation opportunity is something that I believe will help clients gain the agility that is so essential in these turbulent times. I have had a strong working relationship with the Core Compete team over the past two decades, and I am excited to be back working with them again,” he added.