How we work

Everyone is responsible for one thing, and empowered to contribute to anything.  



Dan Marmar

Founder of ARK Mobile Finance (acquired by Cignifi Inc.), UC Berkeley (BA), University of Oxford (MBA, Saïd Scholar).


technology advisor

Alex Eleftheriadis

Co-founder at Vidyo Inc. Researcher with 100 patents. Chair real-time communications at Alliance for Open Media. Columbia University (PhD).


front end

Zhi Zheng

Electrical Engineering at Columbia University (MS).  Telecommunications Engineering at Xidian University (BE).






Adam Lobel

Policy advisor for the Cabinet Office, Government of Japan. UC Berkeley (BA), Tokyo City University (Msc Yoneyama Scholar).



Peter Grindrod

Behavioral applied mathematician. Co-founder of NumberCraft (acquired by Lawson).  Professor, Oxford University (PhD).



Doug Stebbins

Managing Director, Bentley Associates, alternative asset fundraising and private placements.  Director, Mizuho Securities. University of Michigan (BA).







Sverre Wendelbo

Director of Pre-Sales Engineering Worldwide, Nexmo. Director of Systems Engineering, Vidyo. Université Paris XII (BSc).



Ming Zhou

Electrical Engineering at Columbia University (MS).  Information Science and Technology, Nanjing University  (BS).



Kenny Wagner

Organizational transformation consultant. Director Global HR and Technology at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Rutgers University (JD), Yale University (MBA).








Alex Marmar

Associate at Holland & Knight and White & Case. Johns Hopkins University (BA), Columbia University (JD).


DATA science

Rachel Rui

Industrial Engineering at Columbia University (MS). Beihang University (BS).




Jun Tashiro 

Graphic and UX/UI designer at Agasuke, Tokyo. Chiba University, Industrial Design (BS).