Charles C. Brandt, III



Charlie Brandt is a partner with Katz, Sapper & Miller and the managing director of KSM Consulting, LLC, an Indianapolis-based business and technology consulting firm, and part of the Katz, Sapper & Miller Network. In his 25 years of experience building, leading, and growing consulting organizations, Charlie has focused on creative problem solving and enterprise technology solutions for clients in the public and private sectors. His passion for technology, combined with his dedication to client success, has grown KSM Consulting to be a respected firm known for tackling tough issues related to technology, data, operations and finance.

Charlie founded KSM Consulting in 2008 with the vision of partnering with clients to help them achieve their goals through the optimal application of people, processes and technology. Since that time, KSM Consulting has grown to over 65 employees, multiple locations, and hundreds of clients delivering services in Management Consulting, Technology Strategy and Implementation, and Data Analytics.

At KSM Consulting, Charlie dedicates his time to assisting clients with the successful implementation of technology and business transformation with a focus on Human Services, Education, Healthcare and Workforce Development. Through his collaborative approach of identifying the right problems and iterating to solutions that lead to successful results, Charlie has developed trusted partnerships between KSM Consulting and its clients.


Charlie received a Bachelor of Science degree in decision sciences from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.


Outside of the office, Charlie has spent significant time advancing the technology sector in central Indiana, and he participates nationally in thought leadership regarding the delivery of successful enterprise technology projects.