Applied Business Metrics, LLC is consulting group specializing in business data and process automation solutions for financial service companies. Founded in 2000, ABM offers an in-depth working knowledge of financial and operational business systems. Our unique combination of business, database, and software expertise enables us to translate complex business problems into practical system solutions. We provide insightful data research, analysis, and validation on a variety of systems and database platforms. With a focus on process automation, we develop data driven web and desktop applications that are customized for, and integrated with, client business operations.
Our clients range in size from small start-up companies to Fortune 100 financial institutions. We focus on the banking and real estate industries and strive to maintain long term relationships with each client.
Software and Technology
ABM develops solutions using Microsoft technologies including Azure, ASP.NET, C#, VB, SQL Server, SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS), SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), and Microsoft Office. We also have extensive experience using other relational database systems including Teradata and Oracle. We are proficient in sourcing data from a variety of third party systems and spreadsheets.
David Kennedy, Founder
David Kennedy has over twenty five years experience serving financial service companies with a focus on banking and commercial real estate. David began his career in public accounting working for both KPMG and Kenneth Levanthal & Co (now Ernst & Young) as a management consultant and auditor. He also held a Controller position with a major Bay Area real estate firm and played an integral role in their 1997 initial public offering. In 2000 David formed Applied Business Metrics, LLC to focus on business automation solutions for financial services companies. David holds an MBA degree from the University of California, Berkeley (Haas) and a BA degree in Economics and Business from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is an inactive Certified Public Accountant.
Mark Behm, Business Analyst
Mark is a seasoned IT professional with extensive technical and leadership experience in supporting companies in the areas of business analysis, database design, workflow management, business process automation, team coordination, project management, and QA engineering. Mark has applied software process and Best Current Practices in multiple “ground-up” situations creating operating environments for numerous Fortune 500 companies including BlackRock, Wells Fargo Bank, E*TRADE, Visa, and Charles Schwab. Mark earned his BA degree from the University of California, Santa Cruz and his MA degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.