At CFO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top United States based CFO’ operating in the Artificial Intelligence space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
CFO of UiPath
The potential for enterprise automation is only going to increase. UiPath is at the forefront of this monumental change and I could not be more excited to lead our customers through their digital transformation journeys.
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About UiPath: UiPath is a software company developing robotic process automation and artificial intelligence software.
Chief Financial Officer of Eskalera
Jae is the CFO of Eskalera. Prior to Eskalera, Jae was a Managing Partner at CapAccel, a merchant bank for the FinTech sector and co-head of Capital Markets at SoFi. Previous to SoFi, he was a Partner at New Forest Partners LLC, an advisory and investment firm, and a Principal at Belvedere Capital Partners, a private equity fund. Jae has also worked at McKinsey & Company, Goldman Sachs, Transamerica Corporation and Smith Barney, Inc. He earned an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a BA from Stanford University in Economics and Political Science.
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About Eskalera: Eskalera improves employee engagement, productivity, and growth to help large and medium-sized companies transform their HR operations.
CFO of Yext
Steve Cakebread served as the President and Chief Strategy Officer of Salesforce.com, a customer relationship management service provider, from February 2008 to January 2009 and as Salesforce.com’s Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from May 2002 to February 2008. From April 1997 until April 2002, Steve served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Autodesk, a software company. From April 1992 until April 1997, he was Vice President of Finance for Silicon Graphics World Trade. Previous to that, Steve held various roles at Hewlett Packard. Steve holds a B.S. in Business from the University of California at Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Indiana University.
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About Yext: Yext is a knowledge engine platform that helps brands deliver official answers.
CFO of Lemonaid Health
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About Lemonaid Health, Metromile: Lemonaid Health is a telemedicine platform that uses technology to change the way people interact with health care.
Chief Financial Officer of Afiniti
Phil is the Chief Financial Officer of Afiniti. Prior to joining Afiniti, Phil was a senior executive in the investment banking division at Goldman Sachs where he advised clients on corporate finance, risk management and mergers and acquisitions. Phil was also a consultant with McKinsey & Co. where he oversaw consulting teams in the TMT sector on strategy, operations and corporate finance related topics. Earlier in his career, Phil worked as a research scientist at the MIT Media Laboratory and MIT Lincoln Laboratory developing artificial intelligence algorithms for a variety of different applications, including emotion and personality recognition.
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About Afiniti: Afiniti uses AI to identify and predict patterns of behavior to improve the quality of interpersonal interactions for businesses
Co-Founder & CFO of Urbint
Josh Troy is the Head of Ops & Finance at Urbint.
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About Urbint: Urbint predicts threats to workers and critical infrastructure to stop incidents before they happen.
CFO of Yalo
Patrick Zanoni is the CFO at Yalo. Before that, he was the Chief Financial Officer at Portworx.
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About Yalo: Yalo develops an AI-based customer relationship management platform used to help businesses offer a delightful customer experience.
CFO of AtScale
Pete Perrone is the CFO. Prior to AtScale, Pete was CFO at Percolate and Limelight Networks.He also spent 14 years at Goldman Sachs, where he was a Managing Director in the Principal Investment Area, investing in and working with high growth technology leaders.
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About Artisan Bio, AtScale: AtScale is an intelligent data virtualization company that provides a single, secured, and governed workspace for distributed data.
CFO of Capacity
Marcus Alexander is CFO at Capacity.
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About Capacity: Capacity is an AI-powered helpdesk that automates support for customers and employees.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Principal Accounting Officer of iRobot
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About iRobot: iRobot is an American technology company that designs and builds behavior-based AI robots.
CFO of Logz.io
Brian Cohen 30-year career features a wide variety of technology leadership roles and entrepreneurial ventures. Most recently, he was Vice President of Sales Strategy & Operations at Hewlett-Packard, where he was responsible for driving the Americas regional sales coverage and compensation, sales process management, sales productivity and sales readiness programs within HPâ€™s Enterprise Group. In this effort, he worked closely with the Worldwide and Regional Business Units, Sales Finance, Human Resources, and Country-based Sales Operations teams. Prior to joining HP in August 2010, he was a Fellow in the 2009 New England Clean Energy Fellowship, an MIT program designed to prepare serial entrepreneurs for leadership roles in the clean technology industry. Prior to that, he served as President and CEO of Steelbox Networks, developing technology for the next wave in video switching. As President and CEO of SPI Dynamics, Cohen led the company through its acquisition by HP in August 2007 when its application security software became a key part of the application management solution in the HP Software line. Under Cohen’s leadership, SPI Dynamics was recognized as one of the fastest growing technology companies in North America by Deloitte for four consecutive years starting in 2003. Cohen has also founded and served as President and CEO of Technologic, Inc. (sold to eSoft, Inc. in 1999), and in executive management positions with Management Matters, Inc., a private investment and consulting company, and Dun & Bradstreet Software (aka Management Science America). He has a BA from the University of Florida and began his technology career as a systems engineer with Electronic Data Systems. Cohen also serves as Chairman of the Board of Lancope, Inc., a network security and network performance optimization company, as an advisor to Bluebox Security, a mobile security platform company, and is the proud father of two beautiful daughters.
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About Logz.io, QASymphony: Logz.io provides a scalable and intelligent machine data analytics platform built on ELK and Grafana for monitoring modern applications.
Chief Financial Officer of Agari
Raymond Lim is the CFO of Agari, with 20+ years of financial and high technology experience building and scaling SaaS startups and growth companies. Prior to Agari, Lim served as CFO and VP of Finance at three other Norwest Venture Partners portfolio companies including Rafter, Badgeville and Jigsaw. He also served in the same capacity for other venture-backed technology companies including Saisei Networks and CrowdFlower.
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About Agari: Agari is an email identity company protecting enterprises and people from phishing and socially-engineered attacks.
CFO of Paradox
Ross Grainger is the Chief Financial Officer of Paradox.
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About Paradox: Paradox is an AI company that helps companies capture and screen candidates, improve conversions, and answer all candidate questions.
Chief Financial Officer of DataRobot
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About DataRobot: DataRobot brings AI technology and ROI enablement services to global enterprises.
CFO of Remark Holdings
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About Remark Holdings: Remark Holdings is a global digital media company focused on creating destinations that merge engaging content with social interactions.
Chief Financial Officer of Zymergen
Prior to joining Zymergen, Ena was focused on semiconductor investments at Mubadala, Abu Dhabi’s sovereign wealth fund. She spent the previous seven years in investment banking, initially at Salomon Smith Barney’s Latin America Group, later working for Merrill Lynch’s Technology Investment Banking Group. Ena studied at Cornell University and received her graduate degree at MIT Sloan School of Management.
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About Zymergen: Zymergen is a biotechnology company that specializes in machine learning, big data, and artificial intelligence.
CFO of WorkFusion
As WorkFusion’s CFO, Pete is accountable for financial operations, planning, controls and overall translation of results against goals. He brings deep expertise in finance and enterprise tech, most recently as Global CFO of the mid-market digital agency Text100. Prior to that, Pete spent 20 years at Accenture and Avanade, leading Accenture’s North America Products Operating Unit as Managing Director. As CFO of North America and Asia-Pacific, Pete helped Avanade, an Accenture-Microsoft joint venture, grow from a startup to a $1 billion company.
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About WorkFusion: WorkFusion offers automation solutions to enterprises to help them reduce costs and up-skill workforces.
Chief Financial Officer of Kogniz
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About Kogniz: Kogniz offers leverages computer vision and artificial intelligence (AI) to create safer, smarter workspaces using predictive safety.
CFO of Globality
Senior finance executive with 24 years of experience managing global businesses in internet commerce, financial services and consumer electronics. Proven leadership ability and track record of execution across small, medium and large organizations. Graduate of GE’s world renowned Financial Management Program. Currently responsible for Logitech’s financial strategies and worldwide finance organization. Manage $2.3B+ in revenues, tax, treasury, accounting, and financial planning & analysis, along with Investor communications globally as Logitech trades on the Swiss Exchange and Nasdaq. Also responsible for business development, facilities and security. Specialties Strong management skills and expertise in pricing, M&A, strategic development, and financial planning & analysis. Personal strengths include management, communication and presentation skills.
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About Globality: Globality revolutionizes how businesses buy and sell services by matching the best provider at the right price for every project.
CFO of Conversica
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About Conversica: Conversica creates intelligent virtual assistants to serve as virtual team members.
CFO of Conversica
Mark Cuny is the CFO at Conversica.
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About Conversica: Conversica creates intelligent virtual assistants to serve as virtual team members.
Timothy E. Bixby
CFO of Lemonade
Tim Bixby is CFO at Lemonade.
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About Lemonade, Lemonade: Lemonade operates as a full-stack insurance company powered by AI and behavioral economics and driven by social good.
CFO of Prealize Health
As CFO, Niall O’Cathasaigh is the senior executive responsible for sound fiscal management of all financial operations and human resource activities, as well as overseeing capital raising efforts and financial reporting for board and other stakeholder communications. Niall has been working as a founder and consultant with startups and growth stage companies in the US, Europe and Africa for over 20 years. He works with Countsy, an innovative professional services firm that specializes in working with venture funded startups to provide end to end strategic and back office services. His experience includes work with over 30 startups in the Bay Area, with a focus on healthcare companies, providing financial transparency and strategic guidance as well as enabling funding rounds and acquisitions. Niall is also a founder and partner of ManoCap, a private equity fund management company that makes equity investments in small to mid-cap enterprises in West Africa. Prior to that he worked at Apple’s European divisions in Ireland and France. Niall is a qualified financial professional (CIMA). He holds a postgraduate degree in business from University College Dublin, and a joint BA in History and Classical Civilization from University College Galway and Universite De Poitiers.
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About Prealize Health: Prealize Health uses machine learning to transform healthcare from reactive to proactive.
Consulting CFO of Tensility Venture Partners
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About Apex Venture Partners, Corazon Capital, High Alpha, Hyde Park Venture Partners, Network Ventures, Spiral Sun Ventures, Tensility Venture Partners: Tensility Venture partners with founders of early-stage enterprise startups in security, digital health, and novel, vertical-applications.
CFO of Tamr
Karen Cambray is the Chief Financial Officer of Tamr.
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About Tamr: Tamr is an enterprise data unification company that is cost-effective, scalable, and accessible to any enterprise.
CFO of Blueshift
Travis is an analytical and forward-thinking financial executive with 15+ years experience leading technology and fintech companies. He joins us from NodeSource, an open-source enterprise software company that was just acquired by i2, where he was CFO/COO. Prior to NodeSource, Travis was the CFO at FusionOps (now Aera Technology) and AnchorFree (now Pango) where he owned finance, HR, and business operations. Travis streamlined operations – from implementing efficiencies in the back-office to identifying the right levers to scale the business. While at Kosmix, Travis reorganized the company that provided clarity and focus to the team, doubled revenue, and ultimately led to the acquisition by Walmart. At Walmart, Travis implemented a framework for managing performance and investment within WalmartLabs, a new division chartered with redefining e-commerce.
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About Blueshift: Blueshift offers the SmartHub CDP, which helps brands deliver relevant and connected experiences across every customer interaction.
Chief Financial Officer of Sema4
Isaac Ro has 20 years of financial leadership and experience, with a strong focus on the medical technology and life sciences space. As Chief Financial Officer (CFO) at Sema4, Isaac is responsible for leading all aspects of financial strategy, management, and planning. Prior to joining Sema4, Isaac served as CFO of Thrive Earlier Detection Corp., a company dedicated to incorporating earlier detection of cancer into routine medical care. In this capacity, he led the sale of Thrive to Exact Sciences Corp. (Nasdaq: EXAS) for $2.15 billion after rapidly scaling the company and raising $257 million in a Series B financing. Before Thrive, Isaac led the U.S. Medical Technology team at Goldman Sachs where he covered the Life Science Tools, Diagnostics, and Medical Technology sectors. He also held a similar role at SVB Leerink. His career as an equity analyst spanned 16 years, over 60 publicly traded companies, and numerous IPOs and equity financing transactions. Isaac holds a B.A. in History and was pre-med at Middlebury College.
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About Sema4: Sema4 uses artificial intelligence and machine learning to analyze patient data to provide insights to transform the practice of medicine.
George de Urioste
Chief Financial Officer of 4iQ
George de Urioste is the Chief Financial Officerat Pluribus Networks since November 2014. George currently serves as a Member of the Board of Directors at Bridgelux, Inc. since 2011. George has more than 30 years of professional experience. George has served on the Boards of public and private companies in a career defined by a range of executive management positions in the technology industry. Since has served at various times as a CFO, COO and CEO, George has a keen understanding of the relationship between finance, operations, product development, sales and leadership/vision needed in today’s dynamic business arena. George brings significant expertise in international business, M&A, corporate compliance (Sarbanes Oxley), strategic alliances, acquisitions, IPOs, and board of director responsibilities for public and private corporations. George has public company Board of Directors experience, having previously served as Audit Committee Chairman of Saba Software (SABA) for 3 years and Vendavo, Inc.. Previously, George was Interim Chief Operating Officer and Interim Chief Financial Officer at Marvell Technology (MRVL), a $3 Billion semiconductor provider of products for data storage, mobile and video communications. During George’s Chief Financial Officer tenure, the market capitalization grew from $6 billion to $10 billion. Prior to Marvell, George was the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer at Chordiant Software (CHRD), a provider of enterprise software for customer service and marketing processes. Previous to this, George was Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board of Directors at Aeroprise, Inc., a private software company with award winning solutions for mobile IT service management that he co-founded. Aeroprise was acquired by BMC Software, Inc. Prior to Aeroprise, George was Chief Financial Officer and Vice President of Finance and Operations for Remedy Corporation. In his 6 year tenure at this high-growth enterprise software company, George was a Member of the Executive Team that grew revenues from $2 million to a $200 million run rate and a ~$2 billion market capitalization. Remedy has customers in 70 countries and 15 million users. George led Remedy through its IPO; a year later the company was named the #1 Hot Growth Company in America by Business Week. George began his career in 1980 as a CPA for Deloitte & Touche. George holds a B.S. degree in Accounting from the University of Southern California, and an MBA in Finance and International Business from the University of California at Berkeley. George has attended the Stanford Law School Directors College, an ISS-accredited Boardroom Education Program and numerous Board and Audit Committee conferences.
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About 4iQ: 4iQ is a Cyber Intelligence company that protects digital identities and investigating threats, adversaries, and fraud.
Chief Financial Officer of Olive
Ali is a builder and leader of high-performance finance and operations for early and growth-stage companies spanning clean tech, digital music, software, fintech, marketing, and more. As a serial startup Chief Financial Officer, he has executed financial modeling, transactions, and post-merger integrations. In 1997, Ali joined Microsoft, leading developer evangelism and competitive engagement for East Coast enterprise sales and consulting teams. He later oversaw product management and the launch of Microsoft’s SharePoint business, as well as strategic planning and growth for Microsoft’s $10B Office business. He also was responsible for M&A due diligence and post-merger management for Microsoft’s venture acquisitions. Ali subsequently joined the Global Technology Investment Banking group at Lehman Brothers, providing M&A and corporate finance advisory. He later joined the next-generation biofuels company Primafuel, a World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer, where he led fundraising and infrastructure projects. In 2011, he joined SecondMarket as Senior Vice President, facilitating $2B+ in secondary transactions for the world’s best venture-backed private companies. He then joined Movable Ink as CFO, producing record growth and profitability for the marketing personalization company. He also served as CFO of Olapic, a visual marketing leader that he helped sell to Monotype in 2016. Ali earned his BSE in Electrical Engineering from Duke and is now a regional board member for Duke New York. His MBA is from the Wharton School of Business, with a concentration on finance and entrepreneurship.
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About Olive: Olive develops an artificial intelligence workforce for the health care industry.
Chief Financial Officer of ScienceLogic
As head of finance, seasoned professional Pat McCoy manages the challenges of ScienceLogic’s fast-paced and exciting growth. Before coming to ScienceLogic, and with a finance background from Ernst & Young, Pat served as CFO for three rapidly growing technology companies that were ultimately acquired by larger entities. The first was Computer Logics, now part of Attachmate; second was IOtech, where Pat was CFO for ten years before the company was acquired by National Instruments in 2005; and most recently, Netcordia, where Pat served for four years as CFO and orchestrated its acquisition by Infoblox in 2010. Pat holds a BSBA degree in accounting from John Carroll University, and he is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
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About ScienceLogic, Whiteboard Creations: ScienceLogic is a provider of AI-driven monitoring solutions for hybrid cloud management.
CFO of AiCure
Brian Jung is the CFO of AiCure.
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About AiCure: AiCure is an advanced data analytics company that uses artificial intelligence to understand how patients respond to treatments.
CFO of Metawave
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About Metawave: Metawave is a wireless technology company that builds intelligent and high-performance automotive radars by leveraging metamaterials and AI.
CFO of Trifacta
John McAdoo is the chief financial officer of [Euclid Analytics](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/euclid#/entity), a location analytics company. Prior to that, he held the same position at [Nanosolar](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/nanosolar#/entity). McAdoo has also held executive positions in the field of finance at [Envivio](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/envivio#/entity) and [ARM Holdings](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/arm#/entity). McAdoo holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the [University of Manchester](https://www.crunchbase.com/organization/university-of-manchester#/entity). He has also studied at the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. McAdoo resides in San Francisco, California, United States.
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About Trifacta: Trifacta delivers an intelligent, collaborative data engineering cloud platform to transform data, ensure quality, and automate pipelines.
Co-Founder and CFO of XYZ Robotics
CFO Lianglibo Xing has a master degree in Economics from Peking University. He formerly worked in the headquarter of ICBC, the world’s leading commercial bank.
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About XYZ Robotics: XYZ Robotics develops AI-enabled robotic perception and manipulation technology for logistics and manufacturing automation.
Senior Advisor ,Chief Financial & Administrative Officer of CCC Intelligent Solutions, Inc.
Andy Balbirer is the Senior Advisor ,Chief Financial & Administrative Officer at CCC Information Services.
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About CCC Intelligent Solutions, Inc.: CCC Information Services help companies improve their claims management process through better decision-making.
Chief Financial Officer and EVP of Nuance Communications
Dan Tempesta assumed the role of executive vice president and Chief Financial Officer of Nuance in July 2015. Since joining Nuance in 2008, Dan has held several senior finance roles, having most recently served as Nuance’s Chief Accounting Officer, Corporate Controller, and Senior Vice President of Finance. Dan brings more than 20 years of experience to the role, including extensive financial and operational experience with publicly-held companies and accounting firms. During his time at Nuance, Dan has led the majority of Nuance’s finance and accounting operations, as well as tax, treasury, order management, and internal control activities. He received an accounting degree from the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.
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About Nuance Communications: Nuance Communications provides conversational AI innovations that bring intelligence to everyday work and life.
CFO of Comfy
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About Comfy: Comfy connects people, places, and systems through one intuitive workplace app.
EVP & Chief Financial Officer of Digital Reasoning
Prakash ensures that the financial resources of the company are used wisely. He has more than 25 years of experience as a finance professional, much of which has been with venture-funded startups. Prior CFO positions, including with Polyera, Nordic Wind Power, Novariant, and Sonicity have seen him assist with multiple rounds of funding, acquisitions, business growth, and international expansion. Prakash qualified as a Chartered Accountant in India (he scored 13th highest in the country) and holds a masters degree in Management from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business. When he’s not balancing the books Prakash enjoys traveling with his wife and two children, although he wishes he’d tried bungee jumping before they came into his life as his wife won’t allow him to take the risk!
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About Digital Reasoning: Digital Reasoning is a developer of an artificial intelligence cognitive computing platform intended for businesses.
CFO of ContextLabs
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About ContextLabs: ContextLabs provides enterprise platform solutions that deliver trust and transparency for the digital and physical worlds.
CFO of CloudFactory
Cary brings to CloudFactory 23 years of experience in finance and accounting, with a particular love for fast paced, high-growth, international technology-related companies. JBoss was a technology startup with a distributed workforce spanning the globe. As the CFO at JBoss, Cary raised capital and participated in growing the company from $1 million in sales to $17 million in 30 months, culminating in an acquisition by Red Hat for $370 million. PaySys provided enterprise systems from offices in Johannesburg, Melbourne, Singapore, London, San Juan, and the U.S. As the Chief Accounting Officer for EarthLink, Cary participated in growing the company to $1.4+ billion in annual sales. Cary loves an adventure; and if an adventure does not exist, he will create one; he is not the stereo-typical CPA. Cary began his career in audit with Ernst & Young in Atlanta, Georgia.
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About CloudFactory: CloudFactory helps tech teams train and sustain AI with humans-in-the-loop.
Chief Operating Officer / Chief Financial Officer of Jobscan
Previously a consultant with Oliver Wyman Consulting, Jonathan specialized in their media, technology, and strategy practice groups. He has extensive experience with value driven business designs, disruptive product launches and B2B2C strategy. In his free time, Jonathan enjoys traveling around the world, meeting new people and cooking. His goals in life include: visiting all 7 continents before he is 30, learning how to cook in paris, and training with the shaolin monks in china.
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About Jobscan: Building the best tools for job seekers with AI
CFO of Deep North
Entrepreneurial executive skilled at working closely with the founder/CEO to manage and grow early stage technology companies and restructure underperforming companies. Assignments have combined vision and strategy with collaboration and execution to significantly improve performance and create shareholder value, culminating in successful liquidity events.
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About Deep North, OneTraction: Deep North is an Analytics and AI company focused on providing insights for the physical world.
CFO of iVeew
Larry Lewis earned his bachelor’s degree with honors from Wheaton College and obtained his MBA from the University of Chicago. Mr. Lewis initially worked for Ernst & Ernst in the audit department. He went on to work for CPA firms and with industry clients in the Chicago area. He headed the internal audit department of a publicly held firm and served as the Chief Financial Officer for various organizations. Mr. Lewis is a member of the American Institute, Colorado Society and Illinois Society of CPAs and the Colorado Government Finance Officers Association. Mr. Lewis also serves on the Boards of various business and civic associations.
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About iVeew: SMS 2-way messaging, merchandising platform with over 76,000 local attractions Chatbots & Artificial Intelligence connected to Alexis
CFO of Galileo Financial Technologies
Bryan Brooks is the CFO at Galileo Financial Technologies, Inc.
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About Galileo Financial Technologies: Galileo is a payment processing solutions platform, providing their customers with AI fraud detection.
Chief Financial Officer of Textio
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About Textio: Textio offers a computer software that specializes in natural language processing, text analytics, and machine learning.
CFO & EVP of Trust Stamp
Before graduating college, Alex founded and operated four separate companies, using the incomes from these businesses to pay his way through college. Before graduating, Alex spent 15 months studying abroad in Mexico where he launched an innovative microfinance lending system in partnership with the Yucatan State Department of Economic Development. Alex successfully exited each of the businesses, all of which are in operation today and returned to the US to complete his degree in accounting from The University of Georgia. Alex worked in public accounting as a strategy consultant before serving as an advisor for Trust Stamp as the company launched operations. After 6 months advising, Alex joined the company full-time as the Chief Financial Officer & Senior Director, Business Development for the Small to Midsized Enterprises.
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About Trust Stamp: Trust Stamp is a developer of AI-powered software focused on identity and trust.
Co-Founder & CFO of Metropolis
Travis Kell is an entrepreneur, investor and former financial services professional. He is the Co-Founder, COO and CFO of Metropolis Technologies, Inc. Prior to founding Metropolis, Travis was in the financial services industry in New York with a focus on private investments. Most recently, he was a senior business development professional at Winton Group. Winton is a $30 billion computer-driven global investment management and data science company. Previously, Travis was a Director at BlackRock Alternative Advisors where he led the New York-based Product Strategy team responsible for $5 billion of client assets invested across a range of hedge fund strategies. His primary focus was to develop and structure customized portfolio solutions with sophisticated investors across the U.S. and Canada. During his tenure with BlackRock, Travis was involved in negotiating and structuring several portfolios of hedge funds and opportunistic co-investments totaling $3 billion. His career began as an Analyst in 2006 at Quellos Group in Seattle. Quellos was a boutique alternative investment management firm that was acquired by BlackRock in 2007 to create the firm’s $25 billion global hedge fund solutions platform.
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About Metropolis: Metropolis is an AI and computer vision start-up built to modernize parking and empower the future of mobility.
CFO of IdealSeat
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About IdealSeat: IdealSeat is an Experience Recommendation Engine that helps sports and entertainment companies increase conversion rates and fan loyalty.
CFO of GumGum
Patrick Gildea serves as the Chief Financial Officer at GumGum. Prior to joining GumGum, he worked as a CFO of Gracenote where he was responsible for leading the finance and accounting teams and overseeing all finance functions including strategy and planning across the company’s business verticals. Prior to joining Gracenote, he served as VP and Head of Business Operations at NBC Universal’s FandangoNOW where he led the formation of the company’s new Home Video division, which grew from Fandango’s acquisition of M-GO, a digital TV and streaming movie service. Patrick was responsible for the business operations of the division, which included oversight of the roadmap, content acquisition and merchandising, business development and strategy. Patrick earned a Bachelor of Science, Accounting from The Leventhal School of Accounting at the University of Southern California and a master’s equivalent Certificate in Japanese from the School of Comparative Culture at Sophia University in Tokyo, Japan. Patrick is a licensed CPA (inactive) in the State of California.
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About GumGum: GumGum is an Artificial Intelligence company that uses machine learning to extract value from digital content.
Co-founder, CFO and VP of Ops of Tekion
Guru is an accomplished engineer & technology executive with 25 years of progressive experience and has a proven track record of successfully building, and managing Business and Technology Operations. He is a co-founder of Tekion Corp, which is building world’s best business applications on the cloud starting with the automotive retail industry by using cutting-edge technologies like big data, machine learning/AI, and human computer interaction. At Tekion, Guru oversees Finance, Operations, and Cloud Infrastructure. Prior to this, he was the VP of Information Technology at Tesla for over 4 years and was responsible for Tesla’s Global IT Infrastructure and Operations. Guru built a high performance global team and also led the team to build Tesla’s entire global IT Infrastructure & Private cloud supporting ERP / E-commerce Applications, Retail IT, Engineering, Vehicle Connectivity, and Factory systems. In prior roles, Guru has designed and implemented large global datacenter infrastructure and managed them. He has also championed the architecture and implementation of large private and public clouds across the globe. Guru is technically very savvy with modern cloud platforms, highly available & scalable application and collaboration platforms, information security, end-user computing and virtualization. He is a high energy, driven and results oriented leader and a recipient of many organizational awards in his successful career for leading, architecting and delivering on transformational initiatives. His vast knowledge and experience in infrastructure & business application use models across different industry verticals is a core strength of him.
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About Tekion: Tekion is a cloud-built platform with advanced machine learning and AI capabilities for a personalized and seamless consumer experience.
CFO, Treasurer and Secretary of Evolv Technology
As a father of five, Evolv’s mission of creating a safer world really speaks to me. I’m thrilled to be able to help the Evolv team fulfill its mission while also positioning the company for financial success. I’m a well-seasoned CFO with significant startup experience, having served with eight public and private technology companies over the last 20 years, five of them as CFO. Throughout my career, I have focused on building world-class teams as I’ve developed deep expertise in corporate finance, business administration, and management for entities ranging from early-stage to international public companies. I look forward to bringing my experience to Evolv as together we work to balance effective security and a positive visitor experience. I am a Massachusetts native; I love that Evolv is a company with local roots making a big impact on a global market.
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About Evolv Technology: Evolv Technology, an AI-enabled touchless security screening system that uses digital sensors and artificial intelligence to detect threats.
Chief Financial Officer of AppZen
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About AppZen: AppZen is an artificial intelligence platform for modern finance teams.
Chief Financial Officer of Impact Analytics
Licensed CPA with ten years experience in public financial reporting, software revenue recognition, cost accounting, forensic accounting and financial modeling. Currently, Luke is the Vice President of Finance & Administration for BuyerQuest, the most powerful eProcurement solution in the market.
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About Impact Analytics: Impact Analytics builds 360-degree data science solutions to empower enterprises to turn their data into dollars.
Chief Financial Officer of Path Robotics
Caitlin Fiordirosa is the Chief Financial Officer at Path Robotics.
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About Path Robotics: Path Robotics is a developer of fully autonomous and intelligent robotic welding cells.
CFO, Secretary & EVP of CalAmp
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About CalAmp: CalAmp is a telematics pioneer leading transformation in a global connected economy.
CFO & Co-founder of Irys
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About Irys: Irys offers AI-driven tools that bring real-time visibility and data analytics for urban stakeholders.
EVP & CFO of Toyota Research Institute
Kelly Kay is the Executive Vice President of the Toyota Research Institute (TRI) & Chief Financial Officer at TRI responsible for Finance, Human Resources, IT, Legal/Compliance, Facilities and all operations. Kelly joined TRI in February 2017 and formerly served as the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to TRI, Kelly served as the Vice President of Business Operations at Lyft, Inc., where she built and led the teams responsible for Regulatory Compliance, Audit & Reporting, Payments & Fraud, and Airport Operations. She also served as the Chief Operating Officer and President of YapStone, Inc., a leading electronic payments company in the real property space. Prior to serving as an operational leader, Kelly was an attorney for more than 19 years and held roles as a General Counsel, Associate General Counsel & Head of Compliance, as well as a leader in public policy and government relations at companies such as MasterCard, eBay, PayPal and J.P. Morgan (previously Banc One). Kelly has spent her career designing solutions to bring traditional, highly regulated products and services into the digital age in a compliant and operationally friendly manner. Her key areas of focus include ride-sharing, autonomous technologies regulation, online payments, online financial services, privacy, anti-money laundering, and online auctions. Kelly attended The Ohio State University and Capital University Law School where she graduated Summa Cum Laude.
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About Toyota Research Institute: Toyota Research Institute is an R&D enterprise with an initial focus on artificial intelligence and robotics.
CFO of Kimera Systems
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About Kimera Systems: Kimera Systems produces the world’s first human-like intelligence technology to make mobile devices and other networked devices smarter.
Chief Financial Officer, Board Member & Investor of Biovista
Graham Anthony is Biovista’s Chief Financial Officer & Chairman of its Advisory Board. from the University of Virginia’s College of Arts & Sciences.
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About Biovista: Biovista is a pioneer of AI and systematic drug repositioning.
CFO of Cybraics
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About Cybraics: Cybraics has built the first advanced security analytics and AI platform, delivered as a service. It finds unknown and insider threats.
O. James Sterling
Chief Financial Officer of Renalytix AI
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About Renalytix AI: RenalytixAI is a developer of artificial intelligence (AI) enabled clinical diagnostic solutions for kidney disease.
CFO of Ingen Dynamics
Experienced finance professional with extensive operational, finance and sales and marketing background. Texas Austin MBA and previous roles include Director at Hewlett Packard.
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About Escalon Services, Ingen Dynamics: Ingen Dynamics is an interactive personal home robot.
Chief Financial Officer of CallMiner
Mr. Lane has spent more than 23 years as a finance and accounting professional within the software industry.His experience includes a mix of private and publicly traded companies and includes significant experience in financial reporting, software revenue recognition, systems design and implementations, contract negotiation, international accounting operations and SEC reporting. Mr. Lane has contributed to the success of a number of venture capital backed enterprises, working with companies as they grow from the early revenue stage through significant growth curves and in certain cases through their ultimate sale. Mr. Lane has contributed to the success of Banyan Systems/ePresence, Switchboard, Passkey, Camiant and Tekelec prior to joining CallMiner. Mr. Lane is a 1993 graduate with honors from Framingham State College.
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About CallMiner: CallMiner provides artificial intelligence-enabled speech and customer interaction analytics.
Neil A. Cox
Co-Founder & Chief Financial Officer of MedAware Systems
Neil has more than three decades experience in the securities and financial industry. He brings enthusiasm, energy and a solid base of understanding in acquisitions, strategic planning, private and public financing. He has been instrumental in helping dozens of companies secure early stage financing. Neil is currently Chairman of the Board of Directors for Rare Green, Inc., a mineral resource focused exploration company. He recently served as the Vice-President of Finance and on the audit committee for Boulder Imaging, a leading machine vision products company. Prior to Boulder Imaging, Mr. Cox was the founder and served as CFO for Tombstone Technologies, a publicly traded software company developing SaaS software systems for the printing industry and acquired by Hunt Global Resources in 2010. Neil founded IDMedical.com, served as CFO and was instrumental in the financing and guidance process in making the company become publicly traded. The software company helped pioneer computerized medical records on the Internet. Its software was leading edge by using an interactive website that allowed for developing complete medical histories viewable on demand by health care providers. Mr. Cox worked as an Investment Banker and was a registered principal and owner of Rocky Mountain Securities & Investments, Inc. for over 20 years. He served as a Lieutenant in the US Army, is a licensed insurance broker and enjoys hiking and basketball.
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About MedAware Systems: MedAware Systems is a medical research data company delivering analysis of all available data on any medical topic.
Co Founder & CFO of Ubotica
John Bourke is a Co Founder and CFO at Ubotica Technologies.
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About Ubotica: Ubotica is leading the race to deploy advanced Artificial Intelligence technologies on board every satellite.
Chief Financial Officer of CLARA Analytics
20+ yrs. in Finance & Sales Operations for technology companies Holds a BA from UCSB and is a Certified Public Accountant
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About CLARA Analytics: CLARA improves claims outcomes in commercial insurance through easy-to-use AI
Chief Financial Officer of Radius Intelligence
Prior to joining Radius, Ash was the Head of Finance at Instacart during the company’s rapid growth phase. Ash started his career with KPMG and holds Masters and Bachelors degrees in Accounting from Wake Forest University.
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About Radius Intelligence: Radius Intelligence seeks to power data intelligence across all B2B applications, channels, and users.
CFO & COO of Qylur Intelligent Systems
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About Qylur Intelligent Systems: Qylur is an intelligent systems company using its IIoT and AI platforms to transform entry security and guest experience for public venues.
EVP/CFO of Quaero
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About Quaero: Empowering enterprises to integrate, discover and democratize their customer data
CFO of Cogitativo
Beth Gray has been serving as vice-president of finance of Cogitativo since January 2018.
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About Cogitativo: Cogitativo is a machine learning enterprise offering world class solutions to hospitals, physicians, and payers.
Chief Financial Officer of PurePredictive
Jim Christensen is currently a Director and the CFO of PurePredictive. He has been involved with the Company since its inception. He has worked in the software and technology space since 1995. His career began as an Accounting Manager at Rocky Mountain Water Co. He joined Callware Technologies, a voicemail and unified messaging software company in 1995 and has served in various positions in the Finance and Operations, most recently as the Chief Operating and Financial Officer . He graduated from Westminster College in Salt Lake City in 1994 with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting.
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About PurePredictive: A software platform using AI for advanced predictive modeling exponentially increasing the insights that businesses gain from their data.
CFO of Potrero Medical
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About Potrero Medical: Potrero Medical is a predictive health company that is developing the next generation of smart sensors and artificial intelligence.
CFO of Recognant
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About Recognant: 100% proprietary Explainable Artificial Intelligence and Transparent Machine Learning. (AI/ML/NLP/NLU/Text Analytics/Unstructured Data)
CFO of NEXT Future Transportation
Andy has extensive experience in corporate leadership, new business development and business transformation – a proven leader who turns ideas into actions by building high performance teams driven to deliver results. With senior executive roles in both commercial development and finance, Andy uniquely blends financial rigor and strategic creativity to rapidly drive customer focused change that impacts the bottom line. Andy has more than 20 years of experience in leading change and turnarounds in challenging business environments. Most recently, he was Chief Commercial Officer at Greyhound Lines where he built a new team that consolidated direct responsibility for advertising, revenue management, schedule product, sales channel strategy, strategic alliances and business intelligence. He joined Greyhound in 2004 as Director of Strategic Planning, leading a comprehensive route restructuring effort that more than doubled Greyhound’s earnings and tripled their returns before becoming Greyhound’s Chief Financial Officer in 2009. Prior to Greyhound, Andy spent 12 years in various business planning and strategy roles with multiple Fortune 500 companies, building expertise in consumer products, healthcare and transportation. In his most recent role as Chief Commercial Officer at Greyhound, Andy led a comprehensive digital transformation to increase customer engagement and make the entire customer journey as hassle free as possible. Supporting the transformation, Andy’s team developed a new brand strategy and advertising campaign to positively reposition Greyhound as a surprisingly smart and modern travel option. The combined effort has played a critical role in returning the entire North American bus industry back to vibrancy. He is currently serving as an advisor to several early stage technology companies in business plan development and fund raising including expanding strategic partnerships and accelerating their go to market strategies.
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About NEXT Future Transportation: Designs, manufactures, and distributes advanced electric vehicles and robotic systems transportation and logistics
Chief Financial Officer of Decision Engines
Starting at PwC as an auditor, where she became a Certified Public Account, Dorea returned to UCLA to obtain her MBA from the UCLA Anderson School and is currently an active Certified Public Accountant and member of the AICPA. Her technology career started as a financial analyst for Oracle, where she was responsible for budgeting across hundreds of departments in 90 countries, Dorea also prepared quarterly results analysis for the executive committee. She worked cross functionally on software implementations, testing Oracle’s financial products, leading a growing team of finance professionals. Now, with over 20 years’ financial consulting experience, Dorea has been instrumental in the successful growth of numerous start-up ventures across a wide variety of industries including software, hardware, SaaS, and medical device companies. Her financial experience includes debt and equity financing, financial modeling, cash management, fundraising, mergers and acquisitions, Board of Directors’ presentations, strategic planning, systems improvement and cost analysis. Dorea has established subsidiaries in multiple countries and overseen operations and compliance with foreign regulations and has also managed the HR, administrative and legal functions for several start-ups.
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About Decision Engines, IoTium: Decision Engines offers a self-service business driven cloud platform that provides end-to-end process automation.
COO, CFO, Founder of RadSupport, Inc.
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About RadSupport, Inc.: Deep Learning Computer Aided Diagnosis
CFO of Farmwave
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About Farmwave: Farmwave leads the agriculture industry in vision-based AI solutions.
CFO of Costa Coffee BaristaBot
Pasquale Maturo serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Briggo.
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About Costa Coffee BaristaBot: Costa Coffee BaristaBot is an automatic coffee-dispensing machine developed using robotic technology.
Chief Financial Officer of Gemini Data Inc.
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About Gemini Data Inc.: Gemini Data provides Data Availability for AI/ML driven analysis and applications to enable unified enterprise knowledge and access.
CFO of PrecisionHawk
Brian Bharwani serves as the Chief Financial Officer at PrecisionHawk.
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About PrecisionHawk: Precision Hawk develops and integrates commercial drone technology that redefines aerial data collection and analysis.
Chief Financial Officer of Mitek Systems
Jeff Davidson is the Chief Financial Officer of Mitek Systems. Previously he was the CFO of RightNow Technologies.
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About Mitek Systems: Mitek provides mobile capture and digital identity verification solutions built on the latest advancements in AI and machine learning.
COO/CFO of Koios Medical
Proven investor, consultant, and start-up manager who possesses a strong combination of strategic thinking and execution ability. Analytically oriented with exposure to many areas within the information technology and life sciences markets with particular emphasis on enterprise software, information services, healthcare IT, specialty pharmaceuticals, and aesthetics. Hands on operating experience working with entrepreneurs enables realistic assessments of investment opportunities and risks. Skilled negotiator with experience selling products and services, raising and placing capital, and sourcing strategic and financial M&A transactions. I want to work and invest with interesting and exciting people who are looking for great companies and opportunities. Together we will find them and help create them. Specialties:Structuring venture capital deals; Corporate board committee experience — Audit, Compensation, Corporate Governance and Nominating Committees; Business and corporate development experience; Enterprise sales; Investment banking liaison; CFA Charterholder.
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About Koios Medical: Koios Medical is a leading healthcare into the era of machines & supporting physicians in delivering exceptional care.
CFO of StableGuard
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About StableGuard: StableGuard’s specialized AI camera technology watches horses 24/7 for signs of physical distress, human intrusion, and general wellness.
CFO of OAG Analytics
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About OAG Analytics: OAG Analytics is a developer of a predictive analytics platform focusing on providing advanced analytics to upstream energy operators.
CFO of Tethr
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About Tethr: Tethr operates as an AI-powered conversation intelligence platform.
CFO of All4Life
Katharina is a 20 years seasoned CFO and specialist in handling multinational music related royalty accountings, related international and local taxes and multi currency cash flows. Starting in 1993 as accountant for Paramusic, she has worked as CFO for multiple companies including Parasongs in Japan, Australia, Germany and the U.S. Katharina is founding partner of California based investment firm Joey Capital LLC. Biggest achievements were her 100% success in a 7 year long tax audit by federal German tax authorities and same level success with a larger tax audit in Japan. Katharina has studied business in Germany, France and the U.S., speaks French, English, and German, and holds a Bachelor and a Master Degree in Business of the Elite University European Business School in Germany.
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About All4Life, GIDEEN: The best mental help. Worldwide.
Co-Founder & CFO of Steppingblocks
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About Steppingblocks: Steppingblocks is a data analytics platform that uses big data to help users make intelligent decisions.
Head of Finance & Administration/CFO of PrecisionGx
Chris currently serves as both the Head of Finance & Administration/CFO of PrecisionGx, an AI-technology company specializing in health insurance claims analytics and payment integrity automation, and the Founder of OBrian CFO Consulting Group. An experienced CFO with broad exposure working with pre-B stage start-ups and other small businesses and organizations, Chris primarily serves the AI, healthcare, SaaS and not-for-profit sectors. Since 2016, Chris has either worked or consulted on Seed and Series-A fundraising campaigns, having secured >$7.5M from Angels, institutions and non-profit donors. As an intellectually curious person, Chris is passionate about solving complex problems and making a real impact. In addition to his professional work, he also sits on the board of directors of the Bobby Bonds Memorial Foundation, a 501(c)(3) that helps raise funds to put towards addiction/alcoholism awareness and treatment sponsorships.
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About O’Brian CFO Consulting Group, PrecisionGx, PrecisionGx: Health insurance-native AI technology
CFO Advisor – Team of KinTrans
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About KinTrans, ParkWise: Collaborative machine learning platform offering access to 3D human movement datasets, and license KinTrans recognition APIs
Co-Founder, Chief Financial Officer of Camvi Technologies
Charles has over ten years of experience in finance, including mergers & acquisitions and capital markets transactions in the high-tech industry as a senior investment banker with JP Morgan and Nomura. He had eight years of engineering experience in semiconductor chip design and technical consulting prior to banking. BSEE, Purdue; MSEE, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; MBA, Northwestern Kellogg School of Management.
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About Camvi Technologies: Camvi Technologies is an Artificial Intelligence company specializing in face recognition and biometrics technologies.
CFO of Cascade Strategies Inc.
Senior operating and financial executive with current industry expertise in the applications of biometric technologies to market research and training. Additional operating industry experience in healthcare information technology, new media and basic industry. Proven ability to work in entrepreneurial environments leveraging available resources, providing organizational leadership and developing best practices and benchmarks for business growth. Areas of expertise include strategic planning, new business development, corporate administration, crisis management, investor relations and all facets of corporate finance.
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About Cascade Strategies Inc.: Cascade’s BioNimbus enables high quality, affordable, customer controlled Market Research through its biometric panel and AI based analytics
CFO of Sincrolab
Alfonso Hernandez-Maureta is the CFO of SincroLab.
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About Sincrolab: Sincrolab offers an Artificial Intelligence digital prescription neuro medicine based on videogames delivered through mobile devices.
Co-founder/Chief Financial Officer of Pymedix
Hanearl Noh is Chief Financial Officer at Pymedix. He is responsible for the implementation and management of all finance activities of the company, including business planning, budgeting, forecasting, and investor relations. Hanearl has over 10 years of experience in private equity and was instrumental in numerous deals involving various industries such as healthcare, finance, logistics, telecommunications, and energy. He was previously CFO of a startup in Korea, where he led a new capital funding round of over USD100M, and advised on corporate governance.
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About Pymedix: Pymedix is building fully-automated machine perception technologies that move medical imaging forward.
Co-Founder & Chief Financial Officer of Itseez
Sergey in an IT enterpreneur with strong engineering background. He started his career as a developer of OpenCV library and worked at Intel Corporation as a developer and researcher in the areas of computer vision and computer graphics. Sergey is a co-founder of several successful R&D companies, Itseez being his latest adventure.
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About Itseez: Itseez develops customized computer vision software and provide consulting services.
Chief Financial Officer of Launch Consulting Group
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About Launch Consulting Group, TA Group Holdings: Launch Consulting Group specializes in AI, machine learning, app development, cloud migration, data analytics and strategy consultation.
CFO of Omni Dragon Development
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About : Artificial Intelligence R&D
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CFO of VRoomCam
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About VRoomCam: Locomotive and Autonomous VR Technologies