Louis is a professionally certified accountant who completed his PhD focusing on accounting information systems used for operational analysis and governance. Louis is an active researcher as well as being the academic lead for the Creative Destruction Lab – Atlantic. Louis has founded or co-founded 2 start-ups, both of which enjoyed successful (if modest) exits.
Grant has extensive experience in software development, having run an IT consultancy for over fifteen years. Grant also served as Director of ShiftKey Labs – a software innovation lab associated with the Dalhousie University Faculty of Computer Science. Previously, Grant worked as Shipping/Receiving Manager—handling domestic and international bulk freight and priority shipments for $7M+ annual inventory.
Afsan has worked with multiple product-based startups in the Software Engineer and Data Scientist capacity helping them build shippable products. He is super interested in Natural Language Processing using Applied Machine Learning and has worked on multiple Data Science projects in the past couple of years. Afsan is a certified PSM-1 Scrum Master, who strongly advocates and follows the Agile framework of software development.
Deepan has good experience working with product-based companies as a full-stack developer in creating and managing web applications. His interests also include Data Science and Applied Machine Learning and worked on projects involving forecasting and predictions. He is also experienced in delivering business insights through creative visualizations and interactive dashboards. Deepan loves to solve complex problems and always passionate to learn new technologies.
Professional software engineer involved in multiple enterprise level products, developing features and maintaining core services in different industries such as health science, machine learning, and project management. Specialized in implementing efficient software solutions, data optimization, and full feature deliveries. Interested in the depth of data mining and data science, providing valuable data solutions to people.