Expert problem solvers, creative thinkers

Meet Our Team

Deetken Insight is a management consulting firm headquartered in Vancouver, B.C. We focus on solving complex and sensitive business problems using a small-team approach, analytical techniques, and an emphasis on providing customized solutions that deliver lasting value for our clients.

Our team comprises highly skilled individuals with advanced degrees in economics, computer science, math, engineering, finance, and business. We bring our passion for problem solving to all our clients who include many government ministries, Crown corporations and other broader entities, and private sector companies. 

Ana Mak

Ana Mak

Growth Advisor

André Powell

André Powell

Partner

Dara Frere

Dara Frere

Partner

Deniz Deveci

Deniz Deveci

Associate

Fatima Sajid

Fatima Sajid

Associate

Frank Catala

Frank Catala

Partner

Gaelene Askeland

Gaelene Askeland

Business Analyst

Jen Kanters

Jen Kanters

Senior Consultant

Jessica Hartley

Jessica Hartley

Business Analyst

Jim Knight

Jim Knight

Senior Consultant

Jordan Bartsch

Jordan Bartsch

Associate

Julian Whike

Julian Whike

Partner

Katie Copeland

Katie Copeland

Senior Associate

Kristiana Powell

Kristiana Powell

Director of Business Development

Lea Assadourian

Lea Assadourian

Associate

Marnie Seelen

Marnie Seelen

Business Analyst

Mehak Raina

Mehak Raina

Associate

Morgan Volk

Morgan Volk

Operations Coordinator

Owen Coughlin

Owen Coughlin

Business Analyst

Paula Barker

Paula Barker

Senior Associate

Rhonda Hunter

Rhonda Hunter

Operations Support

Richard West

Richard West

Consulting Specialist

Ruben Schneider

Ruben Schneider

Senior Associate

Samir Shah

Samir Shah

Partner

Saskia Sidenfaden

Saskia Sidenfaden

Communications and Business Development Specialist

Shanna Wilson

Shanna Wilson

Senior Consultant

Stephanie Pamplona

Stephanie Pamplona

Senior Associate

Steve Banks

Steve Banks

Senior Consultant

Suiki Zhang

Suiki Zhang

Operations Lead

Vikash Raniga

Vikash Raniga

Principal

Zack Young

Zack Young

Associate

Our Core Values

The way we work with each other and our clients reflect our seven Core Values

Create Lasting Value

We build customized solutions that are precisely what our clients need. We also build capacity in our clients by sharing our methods. We seek to leave a lasting impact with our clients.

Seek Truth

We believe lasting value comes from comprehensive understanding. Seek first to understand, question conventional wisdom, push through to find the truth, think independently, and build bullet-proof analysis.

Earn Trust

We cultivate trust through personal connection, one individual at a time. We grow that trust through genuine caring and making others’ priorities our priorities.

Stay Hungry

We are hard-wired to rise to new challenges and pursue our curiosities. We are motivated to pursue excellence for its own sake. Taking personal responsibility comes naturally to us.

Unleash Potential

We feed our people’s passion for growth through personalized development opportunities in positive learning environments.

Remain Humble

We prefer to let our work do the talking. We have a healthy respect for what we don’t know and are ready to adapt to new information. We believe by helping our clients we are part of something bigger than ourselves.

Win Through Teamwork

Ideas are not hierarchical, and no one has all the answers. To get the best from one another, we create avenues for dialogue that are timely, direct and responsive to build awareness, mutual understanding, and knowledge.

Let’s Work Together on Your Priorities

Boost Organizational Performance


The pressure to do better with scarce talent and resources is constant. Our teams help you connect performance to strategy, uncover barriers to performance and then design targeted solutions that yield an immediate impact or broad transformations that redefine how work gets done.

 

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Leverage Data Science for Innovation


With the explosive growth in data and scalable computing comes tremendous opportunities for analytics to be a game-changer for your organization. We have been practicing data science for more than a decade.  Our team of experts can help shape a data science strategy and roadmap to rapidly create the momentum necessary to not only scale, but to also generate value from your data science capabilities.

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Improve Customer Experience


Clients have ever elevated expectations for an immersive and seamless experience.  Our teams help you figure out what your customers truly care about and then simplify your core business and digitize where it matters most. The result is a service delivery model that is streamlined for customers and less expensive to deliver and scale.

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Reduce Costs


Whether to re-invest for growth, improve scalability or just survive, organizations are often faced with squeezing costs.  However, the complexity lies in achieving your cost structure without creating friction for future performance. Our teams dive deep to crystallize the true revenue, cost, cash and capital opportunities you need to position your organization for its next phase of growth.

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Scale the Business


A successful strategy provides clarity of purpose from the boardroom to the front line. Our teams work with you to elevate your ambitions, bring your priorities into focus and chart a path to reach your full potential.

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Maximize Value from Partnership


Partnerships, outsourcing and acquisitions are often used by organizations to enter new markets, access specialized expertise and realize economies of scale.  Our teams help navigate the partnership journey from strategy and due diligence to deal structure and deal economics to reap the value from the partnership.  

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Boost Organizational Performance

The pressure to do better with scarce talent and resources is constant. Our teams help you connect performance to strategy, uncover barriers to performance and then design targeted solutions that yield an immediate impact or broad transformations that redefine how work gets done.

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Leverage Data Science for Innovation

With the explosive growth in data and scalable computing comes tremendous opportunities for analytics to be a game-changer for your organization. We have been practicing data science for more than a decade.  Our team of experts can help shape a data science strategy and roadmap to rapidly create the momentum necessary to not only scale, but to also generate value from your data science capabilities.

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Improve Customer Experience

Clients have ever elevated expectations for an immersive and seamless experience.  Our teams help you figure out what your customers truly care about and then simplify your core business and digitize where it matters most. The result is a service delivery model that is streamlined for customers and less expensive to deliver and scale.

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Reduce Costs

Whether to re-invest for growth, improve scalability or just survive, organizations are often faced with squeezing costs.  However, the complexity lies in achieving your cost structure without creating friction for future performance. Our teams dive deep to crystallize the true revenue, cost, cash and capital opportunities you need to position your organization for its next phase of growth.

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Scale the Business

A successful strategy provides clarity of purpose from the boardroom to the front line. Our teams work with you to elevate your ambitions, bring your priorities into focus and chart a path to reach your full potential.

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Maximize Value From Partnership

Partnerships, outsourcing and acquisitions are often used by organizations to enter new markets, access specialized expertise and realize economies of scale.  Our teams help navigate the partnership journey from strategy and due diligence to deal structure and deal economics to reap the value from the partnership.  

The Deetken Group
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Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada V5Y 3W2