Dave Tanacea is Chief Domains Officer at Ness Digital Engineering. In his role, Dave cultivates Ness solutions, intellectual property and partnerships to support Ness’s clients in critical business domains, such as Smart Commerce, Customer Engagement, Content, Risk Mitigation, and Internet of Things-enabled Smart Mobility, Smart Living and Smart Machines. Dave has a strong background in helping companies generate business value through technology, having enabled companies from venture-backed startups to Fortune 500 organizations to define, develop and execute effective business strategies from the ground up.
Prior to joining Ness, Dave was the head of Technology Consulting at EPAM, where he provided expertise in modern application architectures, Continuous Integration/Continuous Development (CI/CD), Agile practices and automated testing. Prior to that, Dave worked at Dell EMC, where he led its large, Global Application Workgroup within EMC Professional Services. Dave also co-founded and ran TopCoder, the world’s most advanced crowdsourcing platform for software development, creative development and analytics, which was used by companies such as American Express, Pfizer, and Nike. And, Dave has held technology and development leadership roles at Tallan, Zany Brainy, and Ann Taylor.