Mehar Pratap Singh / Co-Founder
Mehar is one of the co-founders of ProCogia, and divides his time between our corporate headquarters in Vancouver, BC, and our Seattle office. Among his priorities is marshalling the diverse talents at ProCogia to expand the possibilities of data science to give our clients unbeatable competitive advantages.
Mehar previously was a data science consultant at T-Mobile, Microsoft, and several start-up ventures in Seattle.
He holds an MBA from the University of Washington and an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin.
Mehar’s favorite party trick is to recite the entire Chemical Periodic Table from memory. He is also an avid basketball player and loves following the NBA.
Debabrata Dey / Co-Founder
Deb is one of the co-founders of ProCogia, contributing his years of experience in teaching, research, writing, and consulting in information systems and business analytics.
He is the Marion B. Ingersoll Professor of Information Systems at the Foster School of Business, University of Washington. Prior to joining Foster, he was a faculty member at Louisiana State University. Deb received his PhD in Information Systems from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester in 1994.
Outside of the office, Deb is avid theater enthusiast. He has been writing, directing and acting in Bengali plays for over three decades.
Daniel Rossi / Advisor
Daniel is an advisor to ProCogia. He is the Chief Business Officer of GeekWire, an independent technology news site and online community based in Seattle. He previously served as the Executive Director of the Northwest Entrepreneur Network.
Daniel received his MBA from the Foster School of Business at the University of Washington, where he and his partner won the 2009 Business Plan Competition for their startup, Nanocel. They were also named Innovators of the Year by Seattle Business Magazine.
Daniel enjoys mystery novels, caper movies, soccer, and gourmet BBQ.
Gabe Hanzeli / Advisor
Gabe is an advisor to ProCogia and a retired Boeing IT executive. He was a Director of a number of operations at Boeing, including Corporate Network Operations, the Corporate IT Help Center, Commercial Airplanes Spares Information Systems, Commercial Airplanes Technical Services, Commercial Airplanes Technical Customer Support, and IT Enterprise Architecture.
Gabe graduated with honors from the University of Washington with a BA in Economics, and has attended INSEAD’s Executive Advanced Management Program.
He currently holds community leadership roles with the UW Economics Visiting Committee Executive Council, the UW Business School Masters of IS Advisory Board, and the Boy Scouts of America. In addition to being an active soccer player, he is President of the Greater Seattle Soccer League.
Gagandeep Singh / Data Scientist
Gagandeep is a Data Scientist at ProCogia, currently consulting to REI, the Seattle-based outdoor recreational firm. His responsibilities include working with business teams to gather requirements and build data science solutions with tools that include SQL, Excel, R and Tableau.
Prior to joining ProCogia, Gagandeep was a software engineer with Computer Sciences Corporation in India, where he focused on analysis of insurance data.
Gagandeep earned his undergraduate degree is in Computer Science and Engineering from Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University in New Delhi, India, and holds a MS in Information Management from the University of Washington in Seattle.
His consulting engagement with REI has also increased his enthusiasm for outdoor recreation and travel.
Bo Han / Data Scientist
Bo is a Data Scientist at ProCogia who earned his PhD in in mathematics at Washington State University. He thrives at using advanced mathematical techniques to tackle complex problems and help our clients extract maximum value and actionable insights from their data.
Prior to joining ProCogia, Bo did a three-month internship at Argonne National Lab as a student in MCS. His focus was on implementing a projected gradient descent algorithm to solve the convex semidefinite programming relaxation of Phase Retrieval problem. His favorite party trick is to translate that into plain English for non-mathematicians.
Bo relaxes by playing challenging video games and capturing northwest scenery with his camera.
Jasman Jit Singh / Data Analytics Consultant
Jasman is a Data Analytics Consultant who combines his expertise in Business Intelligence and management consulting to help ProCogia’s clients discover meaningful insights and make better executive decisions. He earned a Masters in Finance from Brandeis University with a focus on Big Data Analytics.
Prior to joining ProCogia, Jasman consulted to the financial services industry doing credit risk modelling, product risk analysis and project management. His experience also includes portfolio analytics and re-balancing, and financial due diligence.
Jasman’s recreational interests include golf, exploring the Pacific Northwest outdoors, and spending time with friends and family.
Mike Boden / Business Development Manager
Mike is the Business Development Manager at ProCogia. He thrives at introducing ProCogia’s capabilities to organizations of all sizes that are looking for competitive advantage in today’s data-driven marketplace.
Prior to joining ProCogia, Mike held leadership roles in Seattle’s IT staffing industry, where he identified and recruited specialized talent for the area’s most prominent technology companies.
Mike is a Seattle native and earned a BA in Business Administration at the University of Washington where he was a walk-on for the Huskies football team. He has three young sons and coaches their basketball, baseball, and football teams. Whenever possible, he enjoys having productive meetings with ProCogia’s clients and prospects on the golf course.
Audrey Nganrungruang / Data Scientist
Audrey is a Data Scientist with ProCogia working on predictive analytics and data visualization. She started her data scientist career path as an intern with Procogia. Previously, she was a system engineer at Hutchison Telecommunication in Thailand, and an instructor at the School of Science & Technology.
Audrey is completing a Doctorate degree in Business Analytics at Golden Gate University (GGU), San Francisco. She is a SAS Certified Statistical Business Analyst in Regression and Modeling, and teaches data analytics at GGU.
She received a MS in Information Systems from the University of Pittsburgh, and a Bachelor of Engineering in Information from King Mongkut’s Institute of Technology at Ladkrabang, Thailand.
Audrey’s recreational interests include yoga, traveling, hiking, and spending time with family, her little daughter, and her corgi, Milo.
John Felde / Data Scientist
John is a Data Scientist with ProCogia, currently consulting for T-Mobile. He earned his PhD in physics from the University of California, Davis. His passion for data science and machine learning helps him deliver impactful solutions to client needs.
John's previous experience in experimental particle physics formed the foundation for developing the necessary skills to wrangle and analyze large datasets. This work also provided John the opportunity to travel extensively, including a trip to the Geographic South Pole in Antarctica.
John's hobbies include soccer, outdoor sports, and spending time with his family. He is eager to share these hobbies with his young son.
Andrea Urban / Data Scientist
Andrea is a Data Scientist at ProCogia with a background in scientific research and education. She earned her PhD in astronomy from the University of Texas at Austin. As a data scientist she approaches complex problems by thinking critically and creatively. She enjoys working with machine learning algorithms and natural language processing techniques.
Before joining the team at ProCogia, Andrea worked as an astrophysicist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory building computer simulations to study how stars form. In addition to conducting astronomical research, Andrea also enjoys teaching others about astronomy and coding. She participates in community outreach events and has taught multiple astronomy courses at community colleges.
Andrea enjoys traveling, reading science fiction stories, and going to the movies.
Priyan Pattnayak / Data Analyst Intern
Priyan is a Data Analyst Intern at Procogia, currently consulting to one of our most important clients. His responsibilities include creating dashboard reports, tracking KPIs and providing insights related to network performance, CORE and switching module of our clients US network.
Prior to Procogia, he spent four years working with Tata Consultancy Services in the areas of database and information management, primarily focused on the finance and credit card industry.
Priyan earned his undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from College of Engineering & Technology in Bhubaneswar, India. Currently, he is working towards a Master's degree in Information Systems at the University of Washington, with a focus on data mining and web analytics.
He is a soccer fan and an ardent supporter of FC Barcelona. His hobbies include singing and travelling.
Felcy Selwyn / Data Analyst Intern
Felcy is a Data Analyst Intern at ProCogia. She has a PhD in Toxicology from University of Kansas and is working on her second graduate degree in Information Management, specializing in Data Science and Business Intelligence at the University of Washington. She is driven by curiosity, asking questions, finding solutions and learning from the process.
In her previous work, Felcy raised animals inside sterile bubbles to study the effects of gut bacteria and the benefits of probiotics. As part of the project she got to analyze genomic data which introduced her to the challenges of big data analysis.
Felcy’s hobbies include jewelry making, baking and making crafts with her two little kids.