Analytics - Roger W. Applewhite
has spent his
20-year career adapting technology to strategic business problems and opportunities in financial services, manufacturing and the sciences.
As a consultant, Roger has served over 50 major firms in roles from consulting analyst to managing director.
He led the formation of a new electronic bill payment and presentment company, was director of a joint venture developing online debit for the Internet, and brought to market the financial industry's first outsourced service management product.
has worked with clients including Citibank, Bank of America, Wells Fargo, US Bank, MasterCard, AMEX, BMW, and Kroger
Roger has been a co-founder of three companies: Altadena Instruments, a spin-out from the California Institute of Technology; US Marketlink, an early web developer acquired by Perot Systems; and Static Prevention, Inc., a world-wide manufacturer of ESD control equipment acquired by DESCO Industries.
speaks regularly at major financial services forums and has written articles for and been quoted by such publications as American Banker
, Bank Director Magazine
, DOCUMENT, and Retail Delivery Systems News.
has received NCUA's award for Best New Application of Technology.
Roger holds a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles.