Contributors to SearchSAP

Current Contributors

  • Jawad Akhtar

    Logistics and SCM expert

    Jawad Akhtar is an SAP logistics and supply chain management (SCM) expert with a focus on business sales and delivery.

  • Farooq Ali

    Al Jazeera Media Network

    Farooq Ali has more than 12 years of experience in the field of IT and is currently a lead SAP BASIS consultant at Al Jazeera Media Network.

  • Axel Angeli


    Axel Angeli is Management Strategy Advisor and Evangelist for Distributed Architecture (SOA, Cloud, EAI etc.) and Ultra Large Systems. He runs his own management consultancy, Logosworld, which specializes on SAP Project Rescue and is settled in Bruehl, Germany, next to SAP headquarters.

  • Eric Avidon

    News Writer

    Eric Avidon covers business analytics news for the Enterprise Software & Services Group at TechTarget.

  • Dave Bernard is news director for the Business Applications & Architecture Media Group at TechTarget.

  • Jessie Chimni


    Jessie Chimni is vice president of services at Bristlecone. , a global supply chain consulting firm.

  • Reda Chouffani

    Biz Technology Solutions

  • Jamison Cush

    Executive Editor

    Jamison Cush is the Executive Editor of Products Content at TechTarget.

  • Diann Daniel


    Diann is an editor in TechTarget's Business Initiatives group, after recently focusing on SEO in the Search and Engagement group.

  • Tony De Thomasis


  • Pamela DeLoatch

    Pamela DeLoatch covers B2B and technology issues. She has written articles, profiles and case studies for numerous organizations.

  • Michael Doane

  • Michael Dortch


  • Alan R. Earls

    Alan R. Earls is a freelance writer focused on business and technology.

  • David Essex

    Editor at Large

    David Essex is an editor at large in the Enterprise Software and Services Media Group at TechTarget.

  • Gabriella Frick

    Site Editor

    Gabriella Frick is site editor for TechTarget's Enterprise Software and Services Media Group.

  • Sam Gassem

    Rural Sourcing Inc.

  • Jack Gold

    J.Gold Associates, LLC.

    Jack Gold is Founder and President at J.Gold Associates, LLC.

  • Ann Grackin

    ChainLink Research

  • Jonathan Haun


    Jonathan Haun has over 18 years of IT consulting, team leadership and architecture experience supporting multiple operating systems, platforms and software applications. As a full time SAP Business Intelligence solution architect and BI practice lead, he has worked with hundreds of customers to help them leverage SAP BusinessObjects Enterprise, SAP Data Services, SAP BW and SAP HANA within their on-premises and cloud environments.

  • Chris Hickman


    Chris has experience in reporting, analytics and data visualization with a range of tools such as SAP Business Intelligence, Tableau and Microsoft Power BI.

  • Jacquelyn Howard is the senior director of editorial production.

  • Ethan Jewett

    Mindset Consulting LLC

    Ethan Jewett is a consultant and SAP Mentor. He focuses on SAP user experience, SAP Fiori, ABAP development, business intelligence, and information management, and he works with clients on improving development practices.

  • Bindu Khosla

    The Application Team Inc.

  • Eric Kimberling

    Third Stage Consulting Group

    Eric Kimberling is an ERP consultant with more than 20 years of experience advising global clients. He is also a widely quoted writer and speaker.

  • James Kofalt

    James Kofalt has worked with ERP and CRM software for over 20 years. He spent 16 years working with SME business applications at SAP.

  • Tony Kontzer

  • Nicole Laskowski

    News Director

    Nicole Laskowski is a news director for TechTarget.

  • George Lawton

    George Lawton is a journalist based near San Francisco, Calif. Over the last 15 years he has written over 2,000 stories for publications about computers, communications, knowledge management, business, health and other areas which interest him.

  • Ahmed Limam

  • David Linthicum

    Deloitte Consulting

    David Linthicum is a cloud expert who writes about cloud management, among other topics.

  • Don Loden

    Decision First Technologies, Inc.

  • Luke Marson

    Luke Marson is a chief cloud HCM architect who runs the SuccessFactors business at an IT consulting and software vendor.

  • China Martens

    China Martens is an independent business applications analyst and freelance writer based in Montpellier, France.

  • Chris Maxcer

    Chris Maxcer has written thousands of articles on enterprise computing topics, covering major technology companies like IBM, Oracle, SAP, Microsoft and Apple.

  • Shamus McGillicuddy

    Enterprise Management Associates

    Shamus is the senior analyst for the network management practice at Enterprise Management Associates (EMA). He has more than nine years of experience in the IT industry, primarily as a journalist covering the network infrastructure market.

  • Lindsay Moore

    Associate Managing Editor

    Lindsay Moore is an associate managing editor at TechTarget focusing on the SearchOracle and SearchSQLServer websites.

  • Todd Morrison

    Site Editor

    As Site Editor for, Todd covers a wide range of issues relating to SAP and its customers, including analytics, in-memory computing, social media, mobility, and cloud technologies. He also blogs about all things SAP and enterprise computing.

  • Jay Narayanan

  • William Newman


    William Newman is a Senior Principal at SAP.

  • Ellen O'Brien

    Executive Editor

    Ellen O'Brien, a former senior editor at CIO Decisions, is now executive editor of

  • Jim O'Donnell

    News Writer

    Jim O'Donnell covers all things SAP for SearchSAP and contributes to SearchManufacturingERP.

  • Christine Parizo

    Christine Parizo is a freelance writer specializing in business and technology.

  • Owen Pettiford

    BackOffice Associates

    Owen Pettiford is senior vice president for SAP digital transformation at BackOffice Associates, an IT services company and SAP partner based in Hyannis, Mass.

  • Emma Preslar

    Emma Preslar is a former editorial assistant for SearchBusinessAnalytics, SearchDataManagement and other TechTarget websites.

  • Gavin Quinn

    Mindset Consulting

    Gavin Quinn is founder and CEO of Mindset Consulting.

  • Jon Reed

  • Paul Reynolds

  • Linda Rosencrance

    Linda Rosencrance is a freelance writer and editor in the Boston area.

  • Margaret Rouse

    Margaret Rouse writes for and manages, TechTarget’s IT encyclopedia and learning center.

  • Kent Sanders

    Kent Sanders has been working with SAP technology for more than 20 years.

  • Margie Semilof

    Editorial Director

    Margie Semilof is the editorial director for TechTarget's Data Center and Virtualization media group.

  • Mary E. Shacklett

    Transworld Data

    Mary E. Shacklett is president of Transworld Data, a technology analytics, market research and consulting firm.

  • Valerie Silverthorne

    Senior News & Feature Writer

  • Corwin Slack

  • Mark Smith

    Ventana Research

    Mark is an expert in technology for business from performance management, business intelligence, analytics to information management across finance, operations and IT. He is an industry veteran with more than 22 years of experience.

  • Lauren Soucy

    Senior SEM Manager

    Lauren Soucy is the Senior SEM Manager for TechTarget, Inc.

  • Colin Sparkes

    Utopia Inc.

    Colin Sparkes has worked around the globe as both quality controller and project manager for SAP AG Germany. He was later director for PricewaterhouseCoopers USA and president of IREX (Integration and Re-engineering Experts) in Korea before starting his own business in Vancouver, Canada. In his most recent SAP work, he specialized in data quality and governance systems as Senior Director at Utopia Inc. He can be contacted at

  • Beth Stackpole

    As a veteran business and technology reporter, Beth Stackpole has spent the last 25+ years writing for a variety of leading publications and websites.

  • Jan Stafford

    Features Writer

    Jan has covered the computer industry for more than 20 years, writing about everything from personal computers to operating systems to server virtualization to application development.

  • Patrick Thibodeau

    News Writer

    Patrick Thibodeau reports on HR and ERP technologies. He has covered IT for more than two decades and has won numerous ASBPE journalism awards.

  • Scott Wallask

    Editorial Director

    Editorial Director for TechTarget's HR Software, ERP, SAP and Health IT Groups.

  • Roy Wells


    Roy Wells is an expert in enterprise solution architecture and systems implementations, especially in the SAP product space. He helps clients realize solutions with SAP HANA, BW4HANA, SAP Cloud Platform and Amazon Web Services.

  • Mark Whitehorn

    University of Dundee

    Mark Whitehorn is the Emeritus Professor of Analytics at the University of Dundee. He specializes in the areas of analytics, business intelligence (BI) and data science (DS). He has a background in both the academic and commercial worlds.

Past Contributors