Management

Management 2017-08-09T17:16:42+00:00

Executive Team

Meet the diverse and talented team that leads Inpixon.

Nadir Ali
Nadir AliChief Executive Officer
Nadir Ali leads Inpixon with a collective two decades in enterprise software, business analytics, and information technology.

Mr. Ali first served as Vice President of Strategic Programs at Sysorex from 1995 to 1998, wherein he ushered their transition to Vanstar and managed over $1 billion in multi-year contracts. This marked his trajectory into mergers and acquisitions totaling $150 million.

He then shifted gears to Isadra Inc., an e-commerce software start-up, as VP of Finance and Marketing. Before stepping into Sysorex Consulting Inc. as President, he spent three years as Managing Director of Tira Capital.

For over 15 years, his executive-level roles at Inpixon (formerly Sysorex) tapped into the $12 billion industry of indoor positioning and data analytics, growing to $23 billion by 2021.

A University of California Berkeley 1989 alum, Mr. Ali earned a BA in Economics.

Craig Harper
Craig HarperChief Technology Officer
A pioneer in Big Data, IaaS, SaaS, PaaS, and Cloud-based technologies, Craig Harper spearheads Inpixon’s engineering and professional services teams.

Prior to Inpixon, Mr. Harper amassed 15 years of cloud and mobile application experience, most prominently as President of Apisphere, which offered location-based services to ensure seamless device and cloud orchestration.

As former President of Apisphere and CTO at irisnote, known for its award-winning mobile cloud applications, he specialized in product architecture, virtualization, predictive analytics, visualization, distributed computing, and dis-aggregated storage.

Mr. Harper secured an MBA from Babson College, and acquired BS degrees in Quantitative Economics & Decision Science and Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego.

Soumya Das
Soumya DasChief Marketing Officer
Known throughout his career for innovative, product, and strategic marketing coupled with meticulous execution, Soumya Das implemented a complete rebranding of Sysorex to Inpixon within his first six months as CMO.

Beginning in 2001, Mr. Das directed marketing teams at CrownPeak (acquired by K1), LogicalApps (acquired by Oracle), IXOS (acquired by OpenText), FileNet (acquired by IBM), and Continuus (acquired by Telelogic).

Within the last five years, he operated as CMO of multi-factor authentication company SecureAuth, wherein he conducted their re-launch into the Identity Providor (IdP) brand. Prior to Inpixon, his role as EVP and CMO at Identiv fostered their repositioning into a single, consolidated security technology company.

Alongside an MBA at Richmond College in London, Mr. Das also received a post-graduate diploma in Export/Import Management and Bachelor of Business Management from Andhra University in India.

Zaman Khan
Zaman KhanPresident, Inpixon Federal
A leader in operations, sales, and business development for over 30 years, Zaman Khan develops the public sector-focused division of Inpixon Federal, fortifying our alliance with OEM vendors, federal, state, and local government agencies.

Before joining Inpixon, Khan was the Executive Vice President at a large IT solutions government contractor where he was responsible for leading the development and execution of strategic programs, professional services, and contracts management.

During his first two years as EVP, revenue increased from $22MM (1997) to $110MM (1998) and directly contributed to increased professional services growth by 20% CAGR from 2000 onward.

Additionally, Khan has worked for multiple IT companies, garnering extensive management experience within marketing, capture management, service delivery, finance and administration.

Mr. Khan secured his membership to the Alexandria school system gifted arts program until graduation and holds the Virginia Industrial Arts award from T.C. Williams.

Bret Osborn
Bret OsbornChief Sales Officer
Overseeing Inpixon’s global sales teams, Bret Osborn operates its direct sales teams, worldwide reseller partner, and systems integration channels.

For six years, Mr. Osborn acted as District Manager at Lanier Worldwide. He then spent another five years as Area VP at EMC, which flourished from $10 million to $110 million per year, before transitioning to RVP at BlueArc.

In 2005, he arose as VP of Sales at Lilen Systems (“Lilien”, n.k.a. Inpixion USA), acquired by Inpixon for $9 million.

Three years later, he became President of Lilen Systems. During this time, its employee count doubled and landed the VAR Business List of Top 50 Fastest Growing VARs. In 2015, he was announced as Inpixon’s Chief Sales Officer.

A Humboldt State University alum, Mr. Osborn earned his BA in Speech Communications.

Wendy Loundermon
Wendy LoundermonInterim CFO
A financial management leader with 20 years of expertise, Wendy Loundermon guides Inpixon’s critical back-end mechanics of the finance, HR, and operations departments.

In 2002, Ms. Loundermon entered Sysorex Government Services Inc. (now Inpixon) as Controller, then Director of Finance and HR, and in 2008 attained Vice President of Finance. Additionally, she acted as interim CFO in 2015.

As Interim CFO of Finance, she prepares and files all financial statements, reports, and tax returns, as well as negotiates vendor credit terms and banking relationships.

Ms. Loundermon attended George Mason University, where she spent her college career attaining a BS degree in Accounting and MS degree in Taxation.