Meet Our Team

Michael Enos - Chief Operating Officer

Mike is responsible for MDG’s Sales, Client Services, and Operations functions. He has over 20 years of executive compensation experience, many of which were served as a board level consultant. Mike holds a Ph.D. from the University of Connecticut and a BA from the University of Maine.

Chad Flynn - Chief Technology Officer

Chad is responsible for overseeing MDG’s globally distributed technology team and leading product development and platform innovation. He has over 20 years in the technology field, with experience ranging from Fortune 500 companies to software startups. Chad holds an MBA from the University of Maine and a BA from St. Bonaventure University.

Khyati Kadakia - Director, Client Services

KK directs MDG’s Client Services function focused on customer satisfaction and is a member of the product design team. Prior to MDG, she served as a Vice President with Pearl Meyer and has over 12 years of human resources and executive compensation experience. Her areas of expertise in executive comp design, board compensation, 280g assessments, and customizing incentive programs to align with strategic priorities help to drive customer engagement with the MDG platform. KK holds a BA from Temple University and a Bachelor of Commerce from Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics, which is the oldest college of commerce in Asia.

Ted Jarvis - Director, Product Design

Ted leads the design of new data offerings for MDG’s platform and has more than 25 years’ experience in client advisory roles, as well as survey and database development. Ted brings an extensive background in the technical aspects of executive compensation, tax, accounting, and securities law. Prior to joining MDG, he served as the Global Director of Executive Rewards Data, Research & Publications at Mercer, and he has held senior roles in research and consulting at Towers Perrin (now Willis Towers Watson) and McKinsey. He holds an MBA from the University of Chicago and a BA from New York University.

Ryan Maloney - Director, Sales

Ryan leads MDG’s sales efforts by directly engaging with customers and channel partners. He has over 15 years’ experience in SaaS sales at companies such as Salary.com/Kenexa, IBM, Unidesk, Timetrade, and Monster.com. Ryan holds a BA from Hartwick College and was once an All-American College athlete.

Ed Kral - Director, Engineering

Ed directs technical design, implementation, and quality control of MDG’s platform. With over 30 years of experience in engineering disciplines, he has expertise in database development, applied mathematics, computer-aided engineering, programming, and software development. Joining MDG in 2011, Ed is the longest tenured current employee and has prior experience at IBM and Hitachi Global Storage Technologies. He holds a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of California at Berkeley, and BS and Master of Engineering degrees from Harvey Mudd College.

Sooraj Rajendran - Director, Operations

Sooraj has a decade of experience in executive compensation and played a key role in the incorporation of Main Data Group in 2014. He leads MDG’s team in India and is responsible for operations, data research and development, and special project delivery. Prior to MDG, Sooraj worked as a Process Champion in Mercer’s Human Capital division. He holds an MBA with dual specialization in Marketing and Human Resources from Maharshi Dayanand University and a CEP in Project Management.

Umesh Tiwari - Director, Operations

Umesh has worked with MDG since its inception in 2014. His deep knowledge of executive incentive design and related metrics, board compensation, equity dilution, and governance help to drive the MDG Operations function to support customer data needs. Prior to MDG, Umesh worked at Mercer as an executive compensation analyst and at Heidrick & Struggles as a research analyst. He is a graduate from Allahabad University.