Team

Nipun Sharma (CEO)

As a Founder & Chief Executive Officer of DT Professional Services, Nipun takes the role of setting the company’s overall strategic direction while being hands-on with some of the most critical elements of a successful business, program management & hiring! 

Prior to Founding DT, Nipun served as a Vice President of eBusiness & emerging technology platforms at various large financial institutions, such as Farmers Insurance & Bank of America (formerly Countrywide Financial). His infatuation driven by unrivaled passion for consumer and customer facing technology applications, has helped him catapult to great successes, as evidenced by various awards and achievements throughout his career.  His peers often describe him as an inspirational leader with a clear vision, talent for building, motivating, and managing teams to exceed goals….every-time! 

Nipun resides in sunny Woodland Hills, CA with his wife, daughter and a yellow lab. As a self-proclaimed “unscratch” golfer, he enjoys getting out to the links and spending quality time in the pool with his daughter and Duke (yellow lab) on the weekends. 

Nipun holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.

OUR TEAM MEMBERS

Marc Zeitlin

Marc is a seasoned executive with over three decades of experience and expertise working on bleeding edge technologies, developing innovative solutions to empower consumers and businesses of all shapes and sizes. His corporate experience includes senior level positions at General Mills, American Can, Progressive Insurance, Farmers Insurance Group, AIG and being part of the executive teams that launched Unitrin Direct and Insurance.com. Marc also founded his own company – Insurance Automation Systems – and had a successful exit. His leadership in innovation has been coupled with award winning Marketing programs, one of which earned him a Guinness World Record in Social Media and a second in Digital Advertising while based in Shanghai, China focusing on reducing road accidents. He has also been active for many years in the Angel Investing community focussing mostly on early stage technology start-ups where his expertise can benefit the entrepreneur beyond the investment.
Marc earned a BA from Tel Aviv University in Political Science and Psychology and an MBA from the University of Chicago in Finance and Marketing. Marc resides in Rancho Santa Fe, California and enjoys hiking in the area and walking on the beach when the weather is good, so pretty much everyday. He is also an extensive global traveler and has crossed all major items off his travel Bucket List.

Tina Sharma

Tina serves as the Head of Operations & Business Development at DT. In this role, she’s responsible for planning, directing, and managing performance of all operations, which contribute to the development and implementation of organizational goals, strategies, policies & practices. In addition, as the head of Human Resources, she oversees all HR functions including recruiting.
As an active member of the corporate culture team, Tina’s experience is pivotal in developing a world-class work environment & corporate culture. Prior to joining DT, Tina held various roles and responsibilities with Fortune 100 companies such as, Internal Auditor at AT&T Inc., Head of Operations at Vensiti Inc. and ACTEV Inc. as Human Resource Manager.
Tina currently resides in Southern California with her family and holds a Master’s degree in Accounting and Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Texas, Dallas.

Praveen Kumar (CTO)

As DT’s chief technology officer, Kumar leads the company’s Technology Innovation & Ecosystem group. An experienced Cloud Architect who is passionate about technology and Cloud services, Kumar enjoy a hands-on approach to technology.
Kumar’s background has allowed him to build a strong technical architecture skill-set allowing him to devise creative solutions for the clients. He has a proven ability to deliver to demanding timescales, as well as working closely with clients to realize their aspirations. He has spent the last 20 years working in IT, focussing on technologies that he feel very passionate about, including Cloud and Agile Delivery. Along the way he has gained experience in many other areas, including virtualization, Linux and Unix, custom application development and scalable web architectures.
Kumar’s certifications include: