Meet the Team

We live our core values. See how we bring integrity, continuous improvement, partnership, and heart into everything we do.

Raj Chamarthi President

Raj is one of the most experienced recruiters in the IT industry. He earned his expertise and unique industry insight over his many years as an IT manager and running various IT Consulting organizations.

Raj brings a skillfulness and passion for spearheading successful business solutions, which he’s done over the years for several Fortune 500 clients ranging from IT, business intelligence, data warehousing, and analytics solutions. Our clients rely on Raj for strategic direction on major IT business initiatives and developing and managing business plans for highly complex projects.

Over the years, Raj has built success from his unique ability to forge key partnerships at all business levels, leveraging his strong foundation in both technology and business strategy to ensure project success and continued best practices for client organizations. He has an uncommonly proactive leadership style that’s been key for helping clients build continued organizational growth, revenue generation, and staff development.

Whatever you’re business needs, Raj can help you build anything from application & software development to business intelligence solutions and enterprise data warehouse management. To learn more about Raj, Verum and Conflux’s capabilities, and how we can transform your business, contact Verum today.

Lana Senenfelder Customer Service and Operations Manager

As the Customer Service and Operations Manager at Verum Technical, Lana Senenfelder is supporting our team with the back-office paperwork, advertising our open positions, and assisting with sourcing and recruiting efforts when needed to help fill our open roles.

Lana has supported a variety of individuals and teams over the years.  She has adapted to the various industries and personalities which makes her an asset to our ever changing industry and team at Verum.  She maintains a smile with every conversation and makes the task/ project seem effortless.

Lana has volunteered her time with various non-profits hoping to make a difference.  Her passion has been supporting others which has given her the confidence in managing / supervising and being a team leader.  She makes it look easy in keeping our office processes organized by coordinating projects that are time sensitive and easily pivoting when priorities change.

Lana believes that volunteering is a giving of oneself.  Everyone needs to engage in some kind of activity whether it be physical or a monetary need.  We all have something to give that will be a benefit to another.  We feel better about ourselves and we learn something about ourselves and others in the process.  Her greatest joy is spending time with her three grand-daughters.  Every visit is a new adventure.  She enjoys traveling when the opportunity presents itself.

  • Family
  • Travel
  • Volunteer

Mary Celestine

Mary is an experienced Technical Recruiter with a demonstrated history of working in the staffing and recruiting industry, skilled in Negotiation, Technical Recruiting, and Sourcing, she has an extensive background working in the medical device and manufacturing industry.

Mary worked on critical staffing needs with Clients, she is highly responsive to requests that come up during the recruitment process, from the employer and candidate alike. Her respectful approach to this process helps establish the tone for a good employer/candidate interaction.

Mary completed her Master of Business Administration – MBA – HR focused in Human Resources Management and Services in 2019 from St. Ann’s P.G University for Women (Mallapur).

Mary enjoys spending her free time with her family and friends, she loves cooking and gardening.

Ken Hakeem Recruiting Manager

Ken Hakeem has substantial and a proven working experience working in the Information technology, medical device and manufacturing industry. He is confident, also with empathy and persuasion builds a long-lasting association with his clients and this is the driving force for success of the organization.

He has an exclusive caliber to communicate with candidates and this has been an impulsion for his growth besides hard work. He has a bachelor’s degree in commerce with focus on accounting from Osmania University India in 2005. He enjoys his free time playing and sometimes watching cricket, at the same time he can be called a family-oriented person who loves to spend his weekends with family and friends. Travelling and exploring new places is his passion.

Michael Benning Technical Recruiter / Account Manager

As an Account Manager for Verum Technical, Michael works with larger clients to fill their staffing needs and with candidates to discover the best connections. Michael’s ability to listen and understand what clients want makes it easy to find the right candidate. His dedication to follow through smooths communication and keeps the process flowing.

He graduated from Hamline University with a B.A. in Management. After working in the construction industry, he traded in his tools for an office, attracted to an interesting and empowering team environment.

In his spare time, Michael enjoys following his nieces’ and nephews’ sporting events as the Professional Uncle. His favorite book is “Think and Grow Rich.”

  • Books
  • Family
  • Sports