Sam DeLois

CEO

Sam is an accomplished executive with over 20 years’ experience in the staffing industry. He is currently CEO of Knight Management Group, a management consulting holding company.


KMG portfolio companies include; Amplify Resources Group – a global IT consulting and talent advisory firm focused on technology innovation; LaborNow – a US-based, light industrial staffing company; and Trinity Risk Management – an alternative insurance provider for the Temporary Staffing Industry.


Sam holds a BS in Finance and an MBA from Bentley University

Yashar Kafi

Managing Partner

Head of strategy consulting practice with deep hands-on expertise helping companies manage growth, digital strategy, and integration.

Yashar is a recognized leader in management consulting focused on digital transformation and technology initiatives to drive innovative solutions for his clients. He has a proven track record as a transformational consultant using the growing ecosystem of leading-edge technologies for identifying and positioning initiatives resulting in enhanced profitability, risk mitigation, increased security and increased shareholder/owner value.   

Yashar holds a BS in Econometric from University of California – San Diego and an MBA from Babson College.

Michael Grasso

Managing Partner

Head of Recruiting focused on finding and uncovering opportunities for today’s leading IT and business professionals.

Michael is a recruiting professional working in the Staffing and Recruiting Industry since 2001 Michael has provided contingent and retained executive search, recruitment process outsourcing (RPO) solutions, talent acquisition strategies to software companies, big four consulting companies, private equity firms, venture capital firms, high-tech start-ups, and fortune 500 companies for the past 18+ years. He has a passion for helping people, building relationships, seeing others succeed…and recruiting gives him the best platform to do just that.

Michael received his BS in Business Administration from UMass Dartmouth

Nicolas Lassen

Head of EMEA

Head of the EMEA practice.  Nicolas is driven by delivering value to organizations through the efficient implementation of pragmatic processes and tailored solutions.

Nicolas’ key focus is applying rich functional and technical skills to leverage the opportunities presented by applying the latest technologies to optimize value generation.

With 20+ years of experience in project management, financial reporting software implementation projects and process reengineering, Nicolas relishes partnering with his customers and prospects to establish the requirements and ensure a seamless solution implementation and roll-out.

Nicolas earned his BA from European University in Brussels with honors and communicates fluently in 5 languages. 

Raul Bernal-Mora

Partner

Head of technology consulting practice with the goal to aid businesses realize their potential and solve their complex business problems.

Raul looks to improve organizational effectiveness by tackling common issues that affect most business such as delayed access to critical business information, large volumes of data without structure or analysis that can be easily shared with key stakeholders as actionable intelligence upon which to act. He looks to new and developing technologies like in-memory databases and a plethora of business intelligence tools to enable business to access and analyze information with new insights for managing their business and make better decisions.

Raul earned his BA from American Intercontinental University and his MBA from the University of Florida (18).

Meghana C. Karande, MD

Partner

Meghana C. Karande, MD is a strategic advisor focused on clinician buy-in for emerging tech.

She is a systems thinker with broad understanding of challenges of the current healthcare landscape, physician perspectives on technology, and barriers to adoption.Her interests include enhancing the physician wellness, health disparities, social determinants of health, physician/patient experience, and women’s health.

Dr. Karande has been an invited speaker, panelist, or judge for organizations and events, including Health Experience Design Conference, Partners Healthcare, MA Rehab Commission, Medstro Connected Patient Challenge, Health IT Marketing Conference, and Dept. of Health and Human Services.  She is a New England HIMSS board member.

She is experienced in biotech digital transformation and has provided subject matter expertise to life science companies, payers, government, and attorneys. Sheis a trained Pain and Rehab Medicine physician who practiced with Partners Healthcare, Spaulding Rehab, and Harvard Medical School and Yale University School of Medicine teaching hospitals.  She completed her post-graduate medical training at Yale University School of Medicine and Mount Sinai Medical Center.Dr. Karande holds a BS in Psychology from Cornell University and a MD with high distinction from St. George’s University School of Medicine.