At CLARA analytics we strive to add clarity
to everything we do.

We build product platforms that are:

Best-of-breed

Our machine learning-driven solutions illuminate the most accurate and robust data findings in the industry

Easy to use and implement

Although the data science driving our products is complex, we make it simple for our customers to drive results

High performing

Our customers see an increased ROI of 10x after implementing the CLARA platform

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OUR VALUES

We are enthusiastic problem-solvers at our core and want to maximize our impact on the commercial insurance industry.

  • Obsessive focus on customer value
  • Deep respect by going the extra mile (for customers, our partners, and our team)
  • Constant invention – we exist to invent for the industry

CLARA comes from “Santa Clara”, our home and the heart of Silicon Valley

Our data science-driven approach reflects our Silicon Valley DNA

Leadership Team

Gary Hagmueller
Gary HagmuellerCHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
  • 20+ yrs. of leadership experience in the technology industry – with a focus on AI & machine learning applications
  • MBA from the Marshall School of Business from USC and a BA with honors in Business from ASU
Jayant Lakshmikanthan
Jayant LakshmikanthanCHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER, FOUNDER
  • 15+ yrs. of experience in business operations and analytics
  • MBA with Honors from the University of Chicago, an MS from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and B.Tech from IIT Delhi
Karin Roeschlein
Karin RoeschleinCHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
  • 20+ yrs. in Finance & Sales Operations for technology companies
  • Holds a BA from UCSB and is a Certified Public Accountant
Thomas Ash
Thomas AshSVP, BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
  • 30+ yrs. of experience in healthcare, insurance and workers’ compensation
  • BS in Business from Arizona State University
Kim Wiswell
Kim WiswellVP, PRODUCT DELIVERY
  • 40+ yrs. of deep domain expertise in managed care, risk management, and occupational medicine
  • Member and past president of the board of directors for NAMSAP and sits on the faculty for WorkCompCentral’s WorkCompSchool
Pramod Akkarachittor
Pramod AkkarachittorVP, PRODUCTS
  • 20+ yrs. of enterprise product management, leadership, and
    development experience
  • MBA from the UC Berkeley – Walter A. Haas School of Business and a BE in Computer Engineering from Pune Institute of Computer Technology
Chris Koverman
Chris KovermanVP, ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS
  • 20+ yrs. of product development and senior management experience in development of complex and scalable cloud-based products
  • BA in Computer Science from UC Santa Cruz & BA in Biophysics from UC Berkeley
Ramesh Sadashiv
Ramesh SadashivDIRECTOR OF ANALYTIC SOLUTIONS
  • 13+ yrs. experience in data analytics
  • MS in Industrial Engineering from Arizona State University and a BE in Industrial Engineering from Karnatak University
Bhargav Reddy
Bhargav ReddyDIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING
  • 16+ yrs. of experience in design and development of distributed,
    server-side and enterprise web applications
Ji Li
Ji LiDIRECTOR OF DATA SCIENCE
  • 11+ yrs. of combined experience in research and data science
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics from the University of Connecticut