System economics software for consumer goods companies, including data analytics for:
- Value chain management.
- System profitability.
- Sales / Marketing channel optimization.
- Operational expenditure effectiveness tracking.
- Application of activity-based cost (ABC) allocation methodologies.
Reconciliation software solutions for banks.
Relational databases built to meet your needs.
We deliver our projects on-time and on-budget, with a 100% project completion success rate in our 25-year history.
But don’t just take our word for it, take it from one of our many satisfied clients, like Coca-Cola.
The best-known brand in the world has been our client for over 17 years, during which time we’ve done projects together all over the world.
Here's some other highlights of things we're proud of:
- Every day, our software processes billions of data records.
- We've successfully completed projects with over 100 companies.
- Our software has been used in 150 countries around the world.
- Over 90% of Turkish banks depend on us to deliver financial reporting.
- Our founder published 3 best-selling software books in Turkey.
Finance Manager, System Economics
I have had a long working relationship with the Vega team.
It has been a pleasure and communication with an IT vendor has never been so easy.
Our most recent collaborations have focused on getting economic insights from big data. They listen well to my project/data requests, ask the right questions, and provide feedback from a developers’ point of view (which I don’t have) to support my needs. I consider them essential value adding team members in our projects, as we move in the same direction towards our goals. They create kick-ass results.
The Royal Bank of Scotland
Financial Control and Regulatory Reporting Manager
The Vega team and their software systems have been the most help for us as we keep up with constantly changing regulations and applications.
Reporting Director, Turkish Economic Bank
The Vega brand for us means quality service, perfect communication and fast problem solving.
Head of Regulatory Reporting
We use Vega’s successful RapKon software because it is user friendly, and creates the necessary checkpoints and report controls. Time efficiency is critical in our business, and the enhancements they made allow us to be more productive.
Head of International Reporting
While Akbank has been working with Vega for more than 15 years, our relationship really strengthened the last few years. We like working with them because they are reliable and their team of experts successfully delivers high quality regulatory and financial reports.
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Vega Consulting was founded in 1994 with the vision "to be the number #1 software provider for insights into execution"
Today, VEGA employs more than 25 software engineers and data scientists in both Turkey and in Atlanta, Georgia.
FOUNDER AND PRESIDENT OF VEGA
Okan Emir is the Founder and President of VEGA. He has over 30 years of experience in software development, financial reporting and data analysis in the Banking, Financial and Consumer Goods industries. His passion is to lead Vega's growth by helping other companies use software to make them more competitive. Mr. Emir established Vega Inc. in 1994 in Istanbul, Turkey, and expanded operations to the USA in 2016. He has a degree in Computer Engineering from Middle East Technical University (METU) in Ankara in 1987 and completed his MBA from the same University in 1992. Okan Emir is the author of three bestselling Turkish language books on Excel and Visual Basic for Applications. In his private time, he enjoys free-diving, scuba diving and raising his 2 kids.
Murat Sitki Erdogan
VICE-PRESIDENT OF SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT AND DATA ANALYTICS
Sitki Erdogan is the Vice-President of Software Development and Data Analytics at Vega USA. Sitki joined Vega in 2008 as the Company’s lead for projects with The Coca-Cola Company and its Bottlers. He played a critical role in Vega’s navigation into Big Data analytics with the System Economics methodologies he developed and applied in Teradata. Prior to joining Vega, Mr. Erdogan was IT Support Team Lead at Siemens Business Services, working on global IT projects. He is a graduate of Tarsus American College and has a degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Industrial Marketing from the University of Arkansas. In his free time, he enjoys running, traveling and creative writing.
DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL DATA ANALYTICS
Ahu Ezgi is the Director of Financial Data Analytics at Vega USA. With over 12 years experience in Finance and IT, she leads a team of highly skilled IT professionals to develop sophisticated and comprehensive financial reports from large datasets, using a variety of data mining tools. Prior to joining Vega, Mrs. Ezgi ran her own consumer goods company in San Francisco. She has an MBA in Finance from San Francisco State University and Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Istanbul University. In her private time, she enjoys traveling, sailing, snowboarding and complex jig-saw puzzles.
David Lis joined Vega USA Consulting in October of 2017 as our in-house database expert. Prior to joining Vega USA, David worked at The Coca-Cola Company, most recently as global Database Operations Lead, supervising all database technologies in use by the Company around the world. He also held positions in the Database Group as an Oracle & SQL Server DBA, SAP DBA Team Lead and Oracle DBA Team Lead. David started his career in the Application Development Group as a Systems Analyst, Team Lead, and Project Manager developing and supporting applications for the Product Integrity & Technical divisions. Outside of work, David enjoys traveling, music, current affairs, sports, and mountain biking.