About
Sikka Software


Sikka Software Corporation is the leading marketplace for retail healthcare enabled by Sikka Platform that enables seamless connection to over 96% of dentistry, orthodontics, oral surgery, optometry, chiropractic, veterinary and others. The company began with a simple vision, to help healthcare providers and small offices optimize their businesses via a series of easy to use cloud based applications using the Sikka Platform Cloud with artificial intelligence and predictive analytics.

Our Mission

The Sikka Software Team aims to exceed our customers’ expectations by providing products and services of the highest level in quality, reliability, and cost effectiveness. We believe in providing innovative applications and groundbreaking data to our customers. Our team creates applications and industry statistics that will increase efficiency and revenue for healthcare providers and small businesses to optimize and create growth.



Executive Team

Vijay Sikka

Vijay Sikka

Founder and CEO


Vijay Sikka is a healthcare informatics expert with more than 25 years of software development and quality experience including large scale projects with Intel Corporation and National Institutes of Health, Glaxo Smith Kline, Roche and UCSF affiliates. In 1996, Vijay founded IBrain Software, Inc. and served as its CEO until its acquisition in 1998 by Entigen Corporation, a healthcare information company that later became part of Roche. He holds an MS degree from Syracuse University New York, pursued graduate studies in Neurosciences at Stanford University, and is a Registered Continuing Education Provider in the State of California. He is the author of a book titled “Maximizing ROI on Software Development” published by Taylor and Francis International CRC Press.

Malcolm Dunne

Malcolm Dunne

Chief Operating and Chief Financial Officer


Malcolm Dunne has 20 years of senior financial and operational leadership in both public and private companies. Since 2005 he has operated as interim CFO for SCI PLC listed on the London Stock exchange in addition to Trion worlds, Clickatell, Linden Labs and Rockyou which are all venture backed private companies. He has led $200m+ in private financings and $85+m in debt deals. Malcolm is a KPMG trained Chartered Accountant.

Bo Purtic, PhD, MBA

Bo Purtic, PhD, MBA

Chief Revenue Officer


Dr. Bo Purtic has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare sector and leads Sikka Software’s sales, marketing, partner enablement and customer success teams. Prior to joining Sikka, Bo served as Chief Revenue Officer and Chief Customer Officer at CompareNetworks, Inc. and oversaw sales, marketing, operations, business development and corporate development. He previously held leadership positions at Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc. and XOMA Ltd. Bo holds an MBA in General Management from The University of Texas at Austin, a Doctorate in Biochemistry from The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas,  and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrative Biology from The University of California at Berkeley.

Sally Takemoto

Sally Takemoto

Vice President of Human Resources


Sally Takemoto has worked as VP of Human Resources for Network General Corporation and Proxim, Inc. and held management positions at Vitalink Communications Corporation and NCR. She holds a BS in Business Administration with a concentration in Management from Santa Clara University. She has extensive HR and Facilities management experience for companies of 1,000 employees in over 20 countries.

Alan Ji

Alan Ji

Vice President of Engineering


Alan Ji has over 20 years of software engineering experience in the Silicon Valley. Prior to joining Sikka Software, he held various engineering management positions at technology startup and enterprise companies including Microsoft, Motorola and Webex etc, responsible for software architecture, development, QA, DevOps and project/program management. Alan earned a Master of Engineering degree in Industrial Engineering and Information Systems from University of Toronto, and MBA from University of Science and Technology.

Suma Kadambi

Suma Kadambi

Assistant Vice President of Quality


Suma Kadambi has over nineteen years of software engineering experience in the Silicon Valley. She previously led quality and engineering services for SquareTrade, Arris, Omnicell, and IBM while establishing a proven track record in delivering quality products within metric driven organizations. Suma graduated from Bangalore University, with a Bachelor in Electronics Engineering and pursued Masters of science in Computer science from Cal State Hayward.

Phil Mora

Phil Mora

Assistant Vice President of Product Management


Phil Mora is a Silicon Valley veteran with broad and unique combinations of experience in development and execution of marketing, business and product plans for high technology products and software. He is a graduate of Stanford University and ESIEE Paris (Joint) and earned his MBA from Santa Clara University. He brings 15 years of experience across multiple technology disciplines, industry verticals and services, from startups such as DVS and PortalPlayer to mid-caps such as Nvidia and Phoenix Technologies.

Roger Telegan

Roger Telegan

Privacy Officer and Director of Information Technology


For over 10 years, Roger has worked as the Director of Information Technology and Privacy Officer at Sikka Software. Prior to this, he worked in a busy dental office in Central California and at AT&T in Data Network and Networking Security. Roger has strong domain and cloud infrastructure experience as well as a deep understanding of data security and HIPAA compliance.


Board of Directors

Vijay Sikka

Vijay Sikka

Founder and CEO


Vijay Sikka is a healthcare informatics expert with more than 25 years of software development and quality experience including large scale projects with Intel Corporation and National Institutes of Health, Glaxo Smith Kline, Roche and UCSF affiliates. In 1996, Vijay founded IBrain Software, Inc. and served as its CEO until its acquisition in 1998 by Entigen Corporation, a healthcare information company that later became part of Roche. He holds an MS degree from Syracuse University New York, pursued graduate studies in Neurosciences at Stanford University, and is a Registered Continuing Education Provider in the State of California. He is the author of a book titled “Maximizing ROI on Software Development” published by Taylor and Francis International CRC Press.

Hatch Graham

Hatch Graham

Managing Director ATA Ventures


Mr. Hatch Graham, III is a founding Managing Director of ATA Ventures. He serves as Chairman of the Board at Jolata and Siaras, serves on the Board of Directors at Jobvite and Sikka Software, and leads ATA’s investments in Theranos and Altierre. Past companies have ranged from semiconductor companies in the early years of ATA, including SpansLogic (acquired by Cisco), TeleCIS (acquired by QualComm), RipCode (acquired by RGB Networks), Synfora (acquired by Synopsis) and TelASIC (acquired by MTI), to the current focus of Internet and mobile based information platforms, including FastScale (acquired by EMC), MedaGate (acquired by InComm), YottaMark (acquired by Trimble), and Milyoni (acquired by PhotoBucket).

Prior to forming ATA Ventures in 2003, Mr. Graham co-founded and guided several innovative start-ups through liquidity, often presiding as CEO or Chairman. As a technologist in the 1980’s and 1990’s, he was an award winning semiconductor designer with over two dozen telecom IC’s to his credit – Mr. Graham was awarded key patents in direct digital synthesis, programmable logic device, digital filtering, forward error correction, spread spectrum wireless, cable TV, and cellular telephone applications. For his invention in digital modulation for cable TV, he was granted the coveted “reverse path” patent which enabled cost effective broadband CATV architectures, a primary enabler for the Cable Modem industry. Hatch was also granted an error-correction patent that contributed to the introduction of Direct Broadcast Satellite television. A recipient of Idaho State University’s Professional Achievement Award, Mr. Graham received a B.S. in Engineering degree from Idaho State University in 1982.

Mark Fernandes

Mark Fernandes

Managing Director Sierra Ventures


Mark Fernandes is a Managing Director at Sierra Ventures, a leading early stage Silicon Valley venture capital firm. He joined Sierra in 2002 and focuses primarily on the software sector. Some of his prior investments include Sourcefire (IPO; M&A – Cisco $2.7B), Ooyala (M&A – Telstra) Frontbridge and Opalis (M&A – Microsoft) and DynamicOps (M&A – VMware).

Mark began his career as part of the founding team of a display company, followed by product roles at Seagate and Cisco. After his MBA, he was a research analyst covering the software sector at Robertson Stephens and Merrill Lynch. Mark holds a BS from Mangalore University (India), a MS from UC Berkeley, and a MBA from Harvard University.

Steven Yecies

Steven Yecies

Venture Partner OrbiMed


Steven Yecies is a Venture Partner with OrbiMed and currently sits on the boards of TigerText and Practice Fusion. Mr. Yecies brings over 20 years of experience as an investor, consultant, entrepreneur and senior manager in the healthcare information technology and healthcare services sectors. Prior to joining OrbiMed, he founded and ran Chronic Health Capital and served on the Boards of Dicom Grid, Hi Touch Health, San Mateo County Health Foundation and served as an advisor to several integrated health systems. Mr. Yecies founded and operated the global health and wellness business at Scient (Nasdaq: SCNT) where he built several first generation e-health businesses. Mr. Yecies holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, a J.D. from U.C. Berkeley Law School and received his A.B. in Government from Dartmouth College.


Advisory Board

Rouven Bergmann

Rouven Bergmann

Medidata's financial and investor relations


Responsible for Medidata’s financial and investor relations functions, Bergmann brings a breadth of experience to his role as CFO.

Previously, Rouven was CFO of the multi-billion dollar software business SAP North America, where he was responsible for overseeing all financial activities for SAP’s largest business unit. His key accomplishments include driving SAP’s transition from a traditional licensing model to SaaS and leading transformational acquisition integrations. Since joining SAP in 2005, Bergmann served as chief operating officer for SAP’s global R&D organization, as well as in key leadership roles in Waldorf, Germany; Bangalore, India; and Palo Alto.

Rouven holds masters degrees in mechanical engineering and business administration from Technical University of Kaiserslautern in Germany, and a PhD in economics and finance from the University of Munich in Germany.

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Sikka Software Corporation began to help healthcare providers optimize their businesses via a series of easy to use cloud-based Apps, utilizing the Sikka Platform Cloud with artificial intelligence and predictive analytics. Through the years, we have developed into the U.S. leader in business intelligence software for healthcare industries with thousands of installations.

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