Qlik Luminary Program

The Qlik Luminary Program brings together the best and brightest customers, partners and enthusiasts in the Qlik ecosystem. With deep drive, passion and expertise, Qlik Luminaries champion the vision of turning data into insights that lead to transformative discoveries.

Becoming a Qlik Luminary isn’t just about better business practices. It’s about creating a better world—one in which data is harnessed to create beneficial changes, not just for their own organizations, but for others, too. Qlik Luminaries are constantly pushing the envelope, finding new and innovative ways to use, deploy and talk about Qlik solutions.

Meet our Charter Luminaries

Meet the Qlik Luminary Class of 2017

Exclusive benefits

Enjoy these exclusive benefits of being a Qlik Luminary.

  • Education: Free access to state of the art Qlik training to sharpen your skills
  • Access: Exclusive engagements with R&D, Product Management, and Support teams
  • Community: Membership in a private Qlik Luminary community on Qlik Community
  • Insight: NDA briefings with Qlik product executives
  • Perks: VIP treatment, major discounts and special Luminary-only activities at Qlik events
  • Credibility: Qlik Luminary digital badges and featured profile on Qlik.com

How do I join?

A new class of Qlik Luminaries is accredited each year in January. Individuals with outstanding track records of continuous public advocacy of Qlik - willingness to share knowledge, community leadership, and a desire to make everyone they know in the Qlik ecosystem a huge success. Candidates must submit their own nomination to be considered.

What characterizes a Luminary?

  • Passionate about Qlik and widely recognized as a BI innovator and expert in his or her field
  • Active and consistently helpful on Qlik Community
  • Active on online forums, industry social networks, and/or organizational or personal blog
  • Willing to share best practices and knowledge at industry events, forums, in the press, and with industry analysts
  • Prolific content creator who creates or contributes to blogs, white papers, reviews, articles, videos, etc.

Class of 2017

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mika Ahtinen

Principal Consultant,
Evolvit Oy
Finland

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Laura Ashworth

BI Architect and Analyst,
Raymond James
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Ana Bard

Associate Director of Analytics and Reporting,
Harvard University
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Ralf Becher

Principal Consultant and Architect,
TIQ Solutions GmbH
Germany

Qlik Luminary 2016

Yves Blake

Executive Manager,
Decideom
France

Qlik Luminary 2016

Brian Booden

Director - Qlik Technology & Services,
Neolytics
United Kingdom

Carolin Borchert

Carolin Borchert

Business Systems Analyst Data Warehouse & Analytics,
MTS Sensor Technologie GmbH & Co. KG
Germany

Matthieu Burel

Matthieu Burel

Visual Discovery Project Manager,
Micropole

France

Sang-Woo-Cho

Sang-Woo Cho

Head of IT Analytics,
LafargeHolcim

Switzerland

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Aaron Couron

Director - Professional Services,
Visual Data Group

United States

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Matthew Crowther

Co-Founder,
Qlik Dev
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Steve Dark

Qlik Expert,
Quick Intelligence Limited
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Elizabeth Gray

Information System & Business Enterprise Manager,
City of Austin Fire Department
United States

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Masaki Hanai

Department Manager,
K.K.Ashisuto
Japan

Barry Harmsen

Barry Harmsen

Consultant,
Bitmetric
The Netherlands

Qlik Luminary 2016

Simon Hatfield

Manager Analytics,
Telstra
Australia

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Fred Hefer

CEO,
Pomerol Partners

United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Monica Kedzierski

Senior Manager, Enterprise Data Analytics,
BorgWarner

United States

Luminary Class Qlik` 2017

Angelika Klidas

Chief BI Officer,
MagnaVersum

Netherlands

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Speros Kokenes

Director of Visual Analytics,
Axis Group

United States

Frank Kozurek

Frank Kozurek

Head of Business Intelligence,
National Express
United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Steffen Lange

Head of BI & Analytics,
Sulzer

Switzerland

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Michael Laverick

Senior Business Intelligence Analyst,
University of Sunderland

United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Neil Martin

Head of Toolkit,
Webhelp

United Kingdom

John Martin

John Martin

Sr Director of Enterprise Analytics,
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Alejandro Martinez

Chief Operating Officer,
SDG Group
Spain

Qlik Luminary 2016

Konrad Mattheis

Managing Partner,
akquinet
Germany

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mark Meersman

Founder & Managing Partner,
IPC Global
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Jason Michaelides

Practice Lead,
Calibrate Consulting
United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Greg Miller

Manager of Business Intelligence,
Ohio Health Group

United States

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Rory Miller Cheevers

CEO & Founder,
Hyphen
United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Adam Moore

Strategic Commodity Manager,
SunTrust

United States

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Rishi Muchhala

Manager, Enterprise Intelligence/President,
The Nemours Foundation/Aculytics, Inc

United States

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Adrian Parker

VP Strategy and Marketing,
Differentia

United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Richard Pearce

Principal Consultant,
R J Pearce Consulting Ltd
United Kingdom

 

Qlik Luminary 2016

Andreas Pollinger

Director Business Intelligence,
Sixt GmbH & Co. Autovermietung KG
Germany

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Karl Pover

President,
Evolcon
Mexico

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Stephen Redmond

Vice President | Visualisation Lead,
Deutsche Bank
Ireland

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Frank Reussner

Expert,
Deutsche Bahn

Germany

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Steve Rimar

CEO & Co-Founder,
Analytica Consulting
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Göran Sander

Sense Sensei,
Spotify
Sweden

Qlik Luminary 2016

Torben Seebach

Director Business Analytics,
itelligence nordic
Denmark

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Mark Singleton

Associate Director of Intelligence,
NHS

United Kingdom

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Marcus Sommer

Analyst Retail Controlling,
Mobilcom-Debitel

Germany

Qlik Luminary 2016

Sandra Strauss

Director - Information Research,
Abbvie
United States

Andrey Terekhov Qlik Luminary

Andrey Terekhov

Head of BI Department,
ATK Consulting Group
Russian Federation

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Torstein Thorsen

CEO,
BWise

Norway

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Boris Tyukin

Business Intelligence Architect,
Adventist Health System

United States

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Deepak Vadithala

Data Scientist,
Exterion
United Kingdom

Ananthanarayanan Venkatesan

Ananthanarayanan Venkatesan

Vice President - Business Insights,
HDFC Life
India

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Vennila Vetrivillalan

Assistant Director, Enterprise Information Systems, Integrated Information Technology Services,
Singapore Management University

Singapore

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Julian Villafuerte

Principal Qlik Consultant,
Evolcon

Mexico

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Frank Wang

Managing Director,
Keyroads InfoTech

(Shanghai) China

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Gysbert Wassenaar

BI Consultant,
HippoLine
The Netherlands

Luminary Class Qlik 2017

Jeffrey Wu

Director of Product Development,
University of Wisconsin–Madison

United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Rob Wunderlich

Principal,
Panalytics, Inc
United States

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Alexander Yazykov

Reporting Development Department Head,
VTB Insurance Limited
Russia