Eli Fathi is a serial tech entrepreneur that has created a number of companies with several successful exits. His last venture was self-financed and grew to over 10,000 customers in just over 6 years before being acquired by SurveyMonkey. Eli believes in corporate responsibility and has served on numerous nonprofits Boards over the past two decades including the Community Foundation of Ottawa since 2012 and most recently, the Ontario Chamber of Commerce. Eli also serves on the Board of C-Com, a publicly traded company on the TSX-V since 2008.
Chief Strategy Officer, Founder
Solon Angel is the visionary founder of MindBridge Analytics Inc. His time in Silicon Valley shaped his business philosophy of watching trends and building product-centric companies that solve massive market problems. Solon’s 16 years experience in high-tech firms ranging from venture capital to business analytics and deep knowledge of human fraud detection make him the perfect technology strategist to reshape how organizations around the world detect and prevent corporate risk.
Robin has over 20 years of experience in business analytics and has a track record as an entrepreneur having worked in and founded successful software startups which were acquired by Cognos and IBM. At IBM, Robin was the Chief Architect of IBM Watson and an IBM Distinguished Engineer. Robin has patents and publications in the area of expert systems, security, data processing and analytics. He holds a first class honours degree in both Physics and Computing Science from Newcastle University in the UK.
VP of Growth
John has made clients successful in every major market worldwide during his 17-year career in technology leading world class sales and professional services organizations. This started after his departure as a corporate finance and accounting practitioner in 2000 so he could grow a startup to +425 employees and exit to IBM with a role of VP Sales Operations in 2010. During his stay at IBM, John held global roles running sales enablement, offering management and design all within the IBM Analytics division. He strives to lead clients to effectively use analytics to change the course of their business.
Director, Corporate Development
Jim has a proven track record in identifying new areas of opportunity, delivering solutions that address customer challenges and developing long-term relationships that are based on confidence and trust. Working internationally and across Canada, Jim is a multifaceted professional who brings over 25 years’ experience gained in telecommunications and delivering secure identification solutions with companies such as Gandalf Technologies, Bell Canada, Aliant Telecom/NBTel and Canadian Bank Note Company.