The Predicta team is passionate about delivering innovative world-class software. Extensive global experience, vision and strategy ensures that delivering an excellent customer experience underlies everything we do.
CEO & Co-Founder
Before co-founding Predicta, Lang was a co-founder and CEO Infinity Financial Technology, a financial software company that IPO'd and subsequently merged into SunGard Data Systems. After the success with Infinity, Lang founded Cutthroat Communications, Inc., a broadband and telecomm company, that was acquired by Blackfoot. Lang is an active angel investor or board member to companies including SnapLogic, ConnectAndSell, Fluid, InSequent, Jaman, Music Prodigy. Additionally, Lang is an advisor to several innovative start-ups. He holds AB and AM degrees from Stanford University.
Jamie Herre: CTO & Co-Founder
With a relentless focus on data Jamie has been building Predicta’s limitless real-time data engine. Before Predicta, Jamie was a co-founder of Jaman Discovery and Jaman.com a large scale online movie download service that supports the global film industry. Prior to Jaman, Jamie was president of Getty’s Group Software, where he built a purchasing platform that interfaced with legacy data systems. Prior to this he worked for UBS Global Asset Management, and built a trading group that is now UBS's "Alternative and Quantitative Investments" business. He holds a BS degree from Yale University.
Chief Revenue Officer
Brian brings to Predicta 20 years of business solutions leadership experience. Prior to Predicta, Brian was a Partner at Unique Wire, a provider of intellectual property development, where he oversaw the company's global growth and operations. Earlier in his career Brian served as an Executive in a variety of software and consumer electronics companies. Brian also serves on the board and is an advisor to a number of privately held consumer products companies.
Principal Engineer & Co Founder
Prior to joining Predicta, Nicholas joined forces with Jamie Herre to help revolutionize the digital film industry. He launched Jaman as the VP of Engineering and co-authored the Patented Algorithm that powers Jamans search. Prior to that Nicolas was engaged with Accenture as a data technology architect. Nicolas started his career at Trados developing translation memory tools. He has a M.S. in Mathamatics and Computer Science from the University of Antwerp.
Vice President Products
Andy heads product development at Predicta. He started his career at Bell Labs and became Vice President of Development at Oracle, where he was one of the early kernel architects. While at Oracle, he wrote Oracle RAC, and later led the teams responsible for the network computer and the massively scalable video server. Later, as Senior Vice President of Product Development at Phone.com, Andy led the engineering and product management teams to build carrier-class software and define the WAP/WML standards.
Chief Consumer Insights Officer
Prior to Predicta, Karl was Vice President of Research & Development and General Manager of New Business for The Procter & Gamble Company. Swiffer, Febreze and Mr. Clean Magic Eraser are billion dollar businesses he helped to create and grow. He is on the advisory boards of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and the University of Toledo, and Enviroscent. He is a member of TED conference and has been a speaker at the Mayo Clinic, Consumer Medical Conference, AMA and other innovation forums.