Meet Our Leadership Team

Robert Hankin
Co-Founder & Partner

Rob leads our global sales and business operations teams. Preceding Starfish, Rob and David Raanan co-founded CCOM Information Systems, a telephony and directory software company that was acquired by Avaya. At Avaya, Rob held several management level positions leading various product portfolios. Both Rob and David Raanan have also been involved in early stage emerging technology companies. Rob started his career with AT&T Bell Laboratories where he found his passion and immersed himself in the communications industry. He received a B.S. in Statistics and Computer Science from The George Washington University.

Robert Hankin
Co-Founder & Partner
David Raanan
Co-Founder & Partner

David leads our engineering and technology teams overseeing development and delivery of innovative automation solutions. Preceding Starfish, David and Rob Hankin co-founded CCOM Information Systems, a telephony and directory software company that was acquired by Avaya. At Avaya, David held several management level positions leading network management, CTI and SIP portfolios. Both David and Rob Hankin have also been involved in early stage emerging technology companies. David started his career with AT&T Bell Laboratories where he developed C and C++ compilers and debuggers. He is a graduate of Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.

David Raanan
Co-Founder & Partner
Michael Stahl
Vice President of Sales

Mike manages our sales team and is responsible for strategic accounts and business development. Prior to joining Starfish, Mike spent more than five years with Avaya dedicated to sales & engineering support for a global financial account. Prior to that, he held several positions with Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions including most recently, Manager of Sales Engineering. Mike received his BBA in Marketing & Management from the University of Cincinnati, College of Business, and his MBA in Information Systems from Xavier University. He holds several key industry certifications and is the recipient of numerous industry awards.

Michael Stahl
Vice President of Sales
Dru Renna
Director of Marketing & Operations

Dru is a responsible for crafting our overall communications strategy including event management, partner relations and social media initiatives. She brings us decades of marketing experience, most recently having served as Communications Director for a leading national recruiting and consulting firm in the financial services industry. Prior to that, she spent more than 10 years as Director of PR for a top NJ advertising agency. She is a graduate of The American University with a B.A. in Public Communication.

Dru Renna
Director of Marketing & Operations
Anil Mittal
Director of Software Engineering

Anil manages the engineering team at Starfish. Anil and his team ensure that all software and research & development activities deliver enterprise grade solutions to our customers. Anil has over 20 years of industry experience in markets such as transaction brokering, interactive voice response, network security, VoIP routing, as well with his own software consulting firm. Anil received his undergraduate degree at the School of Engineering and Applied Science at The University of Pennsylvania. He holds a number of technology certifications and US patents.

Anil Mittal
Director of Software Engineering