We are committed to finding better ways to deliver results
AppCentrica was founded on a common passion: crafting exceptional software solutions for organizations with complex needs. This has led us to look beyond technology and focus on our clients’ business goals. We believe in partnering with our customers to provide honest, candid, approaches to achieving their objectives.
Our team consists of passionate and creative architects, designers, data and security specialists, business analysts, project managers, and developers, all working together - dedicated to our clients.
Ed NemesPresident and CEO
Ed Nemes is a co-founder and a CEO at AppCentrica. He is responsible for the organization's strategic direction and growth. Ed was a National Lead for BearingPoint’s E-Integration Practice, and over a two and a half year period was instrumental in growing the practice from start up to a high performing 150 person technology consulting team. Ed was recruited by PricewaterhouseCoopers as the National Practice Leader and built PwC's E-business Advisory Service Practice. Ed has also led a 350 person National Consulting practice for EDS and has served as the CFO and COO for other Professional Services organizations.
Ed received his Chartered Accountant designation while at Deloitte's and holds an HBA degree from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario.
Ken KitamuraChief Architect
Ken Kitamura is a co-founder and AppCentrica’s CTO. Ken’s expertise is in the area of enterprise architecture and systems development with a particular focus on information security. He has led large enterprise engagements across a wide range of industries and helps clients plan, design, and deliver complex IT initiatives. Ken was previously with the IT Advisory Management Consulting practice of PricewaterhouseCoopers focusing on IT Strategy and Risk Management.
Ken has a degree in Computer Science and Economics from the University of Toronto.
Rob LokingerDirector of Delivery Services
Rob Lokinger is co-founder and COO of AppCentrica. He is responsible for AppCentrica’s strategic direction, operating practices and methodology.
Rob has over 15 years of experience in online business, new media and educational systems design and development. As a professional services advisor, he has also led international consulting and delivery engagements in insurance, banking, manufacturing, publishing and oil and gas.
Rob’s vocational specialization is in usability and user experience design. He holds a degree in Fine Arts from the University of Regina with postgraduate training at Sheridan and the University of Toronto.