Management Team

Abhinav Dave

VP, Distribution Management Solutions

Mr. Dave is accountable for the day-to-day management of engineering operations. He has been a member of the Company since 1994 and a part of the core management team. He has been involved in virtually every project and product at various levels and within numerous industry verticals. Prior to this, Abhinav served as a project engineer for IBM and ABB. He holds a BS in Instrumentation and Control Engineering from Gujarat University, India and a Masters in Computer Engineering from Florida Atlantic University

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Abhinav Dave

Abhinav Dave

VP, Distribution Management Solutions

Roger LaVine

VP, Product Management

Dr. LaVine joined VUE Software in 2007 as Practice Manager and has over 30 years of consulting experience in the insurance and technology industries. He has managed strategic process, organizational and technology engagements for 10 of the top 25 US insurers and dozens of integration projects in mid-tier insurance companies. Dr. LaVine has also held roles as Finance Director, Vice President of Sales Reporting, Organizational Consultant, Chief of Research and Development, and Industry Analyst. In his current role at VUE Software, he utilizes his expertise in finance and operations in the Insurance and technology fields to ensure that our products meet the current and anticipated needs of our clients. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management as well as a Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral degree in Psychology.

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Roger LaVine

Roger LaVine

VP, Product Management

Maan Thakur

VP, Customer Deliver

Maan Thakur is a highly skilled technical program manager who has been delivering the best possible VUE Software technical solutions for more than seven years. His industry experience spans life, health and property and casualty (P&C) insurance. This enables him to supply a wealth of knowledge in process analysis, legacy system conversion, process re-engineering, application development and platform migration. He delivers unsurpassed value for clients due to his strong technical background and history of successful implementations. Mr. Thakur keeps VUE Software up-to-date with the ever-changing technical landscape by implementing new and innovative product features. His extensive experience in converting systems between platforms with different capacities makes him an instrumental resource for identifying the right methodology for a conversion strategy. As an integral member of VUE Software, Mr. Thakur started with the company in 2002 as lead developer for health insurance applications. He has since led projects for the top-tier carriers and has orchestrated high-volume custom application projects for a number of large carriers as well. Mr. Thakur holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from Osmania University and a Master of Computer Science degree from Florida Atlantic University.

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Maan Thakur

Maan Thakur

VP, Customer Deliver

Mike Palmisano

Vice President, Global Marketing & Customer Experience

Mike Palmisano joined VUE Software in 2014. He is responsible for defining and actualizing the VUE Software and CSSI brands, marketing strategies, universal communications, and implementing methodologies and technology to support strategic direction. Mr. Palmisano is a Marketing Executive with more than 14 years experience in B2B and B2C marketing and is a proven expert in creating interest, demand, and recognition. His deep expertise in delivering and managing integrated market strategies led him to launch campaigns for 20th Century Fox and the new Amazon Kindle Fire, prior to joining VUE Software.

In 2013, he was named “Young Turks of Consumer Electronics” by Custom Retailer Magazine—Industry’s Best and Brightest. Known for his leadership, he has held executive roles in marketing operations and managed his own marketing firm, working with several successful Fortune 500 brands.

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Mike Palmisano

Mike Palmisano

Vice President, Global Marketing & Customer Experience

John Sarich

Vice President of Corporate Strategy

John Sarich is a career insurance executive with over 25 years of experience at the senior management and board director level in property & casualty, life, health, employee benefits, and brokerage/agency/distribution. He has spent over 15 years advising the insurance industry on a global basis in high technology. In the latter capacity, he has been engaged by the world’s most successful IT consulting firms, and has worked with top-tier software companies on aligning business and IT strategies, application development/acquisition, product development, and the sales and marketing of insurance software.

John’s leadership is well recognized in the insurance industry. He has shared his expertise through dozens of published articles, white papers, and speaking engagements. He has led seminars on IT and business alignment, and on the use of technology to improve and competitively differentiate insurance organizations. He is a graduate of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Creighton University.

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John Sarich

John Sarich

Vice President of Corporate Strategy

Jeff Sloan

Vice President of Sales, North America

Jeff Sloan is responsible for new logo account acquisition, and managing existing accounts for VUE Software’s distribution management as well as its core solution offerings. Jeff has held executive positions in the insurance and technology industries for several years and has helped organizations increase revenue and operational efficiency by successfully implementing progressive strategies. His dedication, strong work ethic and strategic expertise have been instrumental in driving growth for these multi-national service companies. Prior to joining VUE Software, Jeff served as Senior Vice President of Sales for several leading financial services and technology organizations, including FAST technology, SunAmerica and Travelers Insurance where he was responsible for running all facets of business development. Jeff holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and Management from Rutgers University and is an active member of their Sales Management Executive Group.

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Jeff Sloan

Jeff Sloan

Vice President of Sales, North America