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 10 charter luminaries

Meet the Qlik Luminary Class of 2016

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 2016

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mika Ahtinen

Principal Consultant,
Evolvit Oy
Finland

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

Director,
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

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mark Bowles

Principal Consultant,
PA Consulting
United Kingdom

Matthieu Burel

Matthieu Burel

Visual Discovery Project Manager,
Micropole

France

Qlik Luminary 2016

Vincent Cadoret

Chief Information Officer,
Omnicom Media Group France
France

Qlik Luminary 2016

Jonathan Cheris

Vice President, Director of Marketing Information & Insights,
Astoria Bank
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Steve Dark

Managing Director,
Quick Intelligence Limited
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mike Gibbons

CIO,
Aggregate Industries
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

Principal Consultant,
Bitmetric
The Netherlands

Qlik Luminary 2016

Simon Hatfield

Manager Analytics - Big Data,
Telstra
Australia

Ken Hartman

Ken Hartman

Director of Advanced Analytics,
Analog Devices
United States

Kerri Holt

Kerri Ann Holt

Data, Analytics and Control Officer,
Dallas Independent School District
United States

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Alan Jacobson

Global Data, Insights & Analytics Team,
Ford Motor Company
United States

Frank Kozurek

Frank Kozurek

Head of Business Intelligence,
National Express
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Philippe Le Coq

IT Manager,
Arvato Services
France

Qlik Luminary 2016

Alex M. Lemberg

VP Lead Business Intelligence,
Citco Fund Services
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Lori Lombardo

Business Intelligence Analyst,
UW Health
United States

John Martin

John Martin

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

Qlik Luminary 2016

Alejandro Martinez

Pharma & Healthcare Director,
SDG Group
Spain

Qlik Luminary 2016

Konrad Mattheis

Head of BI,
akquinet
Germany

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mark Meersman

Managing Partner,
IPC Global
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Jason Michaelides

Senior Solution Architect,
Calibrate Consulting
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Rory Miller Cheevers

Founder & Managing Director,
Hyphen
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Jason Monroe

Director, Business Intelligence,
Adena Health System
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Mark O'Donovan

Business Intelligence Developer & Author,
TechStuffy
United Kingdom

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Stefaan Paridaens

Senior Datawarehouse Manager,
BICS
Belgium

Qlik Luminary 2016

Andreas Pollinger

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

Qlik Luminary 2016

Karl Pover

President,
Evolcon
Mexico

Qlik Luminary 2016

Reza Razavi

Data Scientist, Data Artist,
BMW
Germany

Qlik Luminary 2016

Stephen Redmond

Vice President | Visualisation Lead,
Deutsche Bank
Ireland

Qlik Luminary 2016

Steve Rimar

CEO & Co-Founder,
Analytica Consulting
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Göran Sander

Reporting & Statistics,
Spotify
Sweden

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Nick Scartz

Corporate Chief Analytics Officer,
Adventist Health System
United States

Qlik Luminary 2016

Torben Seebach

Principal Consultant,
itelligence nordic
Denmark

Qlik Luminary 2016

Scott Silverthorn

Head of Reporting and Data Services,
Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics
United Kingdom

Qlik Luminary 2016

Sandra Strauss

Director, Director, Global Business Analytics,
Abbvie
United States

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Andrey Terekhov

Chief BI Officer,
ATK Consulting Group
Russian Federation

Ananthanarayanan Venkatesan

Ananthanarayanan Venkatesan

Vice President - Business Insights,
HDFC Life
India

Sudha Viswanathan Qlik Luminary

Sudha Viswanathan

Head of Business Intelligence,
ANZ Banking Group
Australia

Qlik Luminary 2016

Gysbert Wassenaar

QlikView Developer,
Ministerie van Veiligheid en Justitie
The Netherlands

Qlik Luminary 2016

Rob Wunderlich

Principal Consultant,
Panalytics
United States