About Method360

Better Data. Better Planning. Better Analytics.  Method360 helps SAP customers leverage the latest technologies and best practices to turn data into trusted insight and actions – providing their decision makers with a real-time 360-degree view of their business.

Through our dedicated practices in Analytics, Information Management, and Financial Management, Method360 is uniquely qualified in providing SAP customers with the advisory and deployment services necessary for delivering a complete enterprise data solution.

Our comprehensive solutions cover data platforms (SAP HANA, Hadoop), operational reporting, interactive visualizations and dashboards, advanced analytics, data quality and governance, and planning and forecasting. Ready to make a better decision?™

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Method360 Senior Management Team

Our leadership team is comprised of industry leading SAP, Analytics, Data Warehouse, Information Management, Big Data and Decision Science professionals.


Michael KavianiLinkedin

Founder & President
Having previously enjoyed working with IBM and KPMG, Michael decided that he’d like to experience the IT industry from a different perspective and in 2000 he co-founded Method360. His aim was to provide clients with an efficient and cost-effective solution to their IT needs. Michael brings with him vast experience of the IT industry with extensive knowledge of IT and ERP consulting, project management, business process analysis and re-engineering, risk assessment, ERP deployment and multi-platform legacy integration.

James Hanck, ESQ.Linkedin

Founder, Vice President & General Counsel
Before founding Method360, Mr. Hanck gained invaluable experience in data, process, technology and compliance consulting while working at IBM, Metamor Worldwide and General Electric. James has a doctorate in law with a certification in high-technology law and brings extensive expertise in data management to Method360. He is a thought leader in the area of data management with more than 25 years of experience and is the author of multiple SAP Press books focused on data management technology and strategy.  James oversees the development and deployment of data teams and solutions that help organizations understand their business reliance on data, their gaps that are impacting business and how to mitigate those impacts with a focus on improving clients’ data management capabilities and data strategies.

Erik AxtonLinkedin

Vice President - Professional Services, Consulting Operations, PMO
Mr. Axon brings over 20 years of senior management experience in SAP practice development, program management and system integration experience. As VP of Professional Services, Erik brings extensive expertise in creating and implementing strategies that improve sales and delivery capabilities. He has proven background in developing high functioning teams to carry out goals and visions and possess extensive knowledge in utilizing information technology to enhance operations and data visibility for clients. As Vice President of Operations & Solutions, Mr. Axton is responsible for defining, expanding and the overall management of Method360’s solution offerings.

Blake DugganLinkedin

Vice President, Delivery
Mr. Duggan is responsible for managing Method360’s Analytics practice. During his more than 25 years in the Industry, Mr. Duggan started his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers as a Senior Consultant in the functional space. Since then he has been instrumental in architecting and deploying some of the most complex and effective Enterprise Data Warehouse solutions at Fortune 100 companies that drive business value. He is a thought leader in the area of analytics driving analytic strategies for clients of Method360 and SAP. As Vice President of Method360’s Analytics Practice, he has built a team of Analytics and Data Science experts to support the growth of Method360’s Analytic offerings and services.

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