Meet the Team

Timothy Clancy Founder & Chief Data Scientist

Timothy Clancy

Founder & Chief Data Scientist

The founder of Dialectic, Timothy was the former Chief Methodologist of IBM’s Lean, Agile & Six Sigma practice where he worked for 10 years. He has spent nearly 25 years solving increasingly complex problems in a variety of domains including performance improvement, enterprise transformation and military applications like counter-IED and creating simulation models of insurgencies. He is a world class recognized ‘Data Scientist’ expert and is a published author in system thinking. Timothy holds a MSc in Simulation Science & Insurgency Dynamics (WPI 2016) a PhD researcher into the reduction of violence and instability and a recognized leader in data science. (WPI 2016-current.)

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Bruce Butler

Director of Operations & Program Management

Bruce Butler is a Senior Program & Operations Manager with over 25 years of experience spanning Finance, IT, Operations and Program Management. He holds certifications as a LSS Master Black Belt and in Supply Chain Management. Formally a Senior Global Operations Manager for GE Capital with responsibility for the successful implementation of global service delivery compliance. Bruce has spent the last 15 years as a consultant achieving operational efficiency for Fortune 100 businesses through process improvement, business architecture, change management, data analytics, supply chain and effective program management.


Paul Varadian

Chief Marketing Officer

Paul is a well-known marketing and branding strategist who has spent his entire career in the entrepreneurial start-up world, both as a serial entrepreneur himself and mentor to dozens of successful companies.  He is extremely adept at behavioral economics and prescriptive analytics.  He was fortunate to be involved in the International Olympic Movement for 25 years taking him to 65 countries and more than 200 times to Europe.  Paul presently sits on the Boards of many companies and universities.

Our Partners

Dialectic works with a wide variety of expert firms to deliver to our clients and collaborate.  Below are some of the firms and institutions we work with.

AinsworthLloyd Consulting

AinsworthLloyd is a management consulting firm that specializes in the science of performance improvement. Our team of experts are recognized for their contributions to research and thought leadership in Industrial Engineering and Industrial Organizational Psychology. We partner with our clients to streamline their business processes and install organizational structures that enable a high-performance culture and improved employee engagement.

DolJen Consulting

DolJenn’s core capabilities include business transformation and innovation, business process management, change management, organization design and development,  business performance improvement (including Lean Six Sigma), and community outreach and engagement modeling and execution.

DynaMundo Think Tank

DynaMundo advocates for structural solutions to support the strategic development of territories, communities and organizations, based on multidisciplinary analysissystems thinking and advanced mathematical simulation methods.

Through the development of virtual and practical laboratories,  innovative policy ideas can be tested before implementing them in the real world.

With offices in the Netherlands and the United States, representatives in Europe, North and South America and Asia and thanks to our global network, clients can rely on a team of leading researchers that will keep a close focus on local reality.

Wathbah Consulting

Wertz Co

Building strong leaders, assessing employee talents and generating results-driven outcomes are just a few of the services Wertz Consulting has to offer. We believe that everyone wants to be part of something great, and that includes a strong understanding of your people, the changes they experience and the results their work provides to your company and customers.