John Wichmann is a Managing Partner within Teradata’s Consulting Services organization. John leads a team of Consulting Partners responsible for assisting Teradata’s customers within the Central US identify and realize exponential value from their investments in Teradata’s, database, analytics, and big data software solutions.
The customers supported by John’s team include some of the largest and most recognized enterprise companies in the United States, across a full spectrum of industry verticals including Healthcare, Communications, Financial Services, Retail, Consumer Products, and Manufacturing.
John joined Teradata in 2010 with an extensive background in software and software services across a variety of areas including sales, operations, product management and executive leadership. Prior to joining Teradata, John was President and COO for Xpanxion, an Atlanta based software development and testing services provider. While at Xpanxion, John helped lead the development and build out an innovative cross-sourcing services model that incorporated a blend of resources from its Atlanta headquarters, India based offshore center, and Nebraska based rural offices. This approach provided customers with an approach that was both cost effective and easy to work with.
Prior to Xpanxion, John was an early team member Magnet Communications, a venture backed startup housed within the Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC) and provider of one of the first online Commercial Banking applications. At Magnet, John had Product Management responsibly for several areas of the suite and interfaced with both customers and internal development teams to identify, design, and develop new features and functionality.
John earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology and remains active at Georgia Tech and in the Atlanta high tech-community. He and his wife have three children and live in the Atlanta area.