Mr. Barnes is the former CEO and CFO of Pivot (TSX:PTG). With over 20 years of experience in executive management, Mr. Barnes has extensive expertise in operations and finance. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree with an emphasis on Accounting and Marketing from California State University, Long Beach and an MBA from Pepperdine University.
Mr. Prahm brings over 19 years of Go-to-Market experience leveraging both Direct and Channel sales models. He joins us after his most recent role as Vice President, North American Channels & Alliances at ColorTokens. Prior to that, Mr. Prahm spent 14 years at Applied Computer Solutions, which was acquired by Pivot in 2010, and where he brought in over $500M+ in sales from a FAANG company. Mr. Prahm holds a B.S. from the University of Southern California and an MBA from Santa Clara University.
Mr. Maine has extensive experience in the launch, financing and growth of IT companies. He has led acquisitions of 30+ private companies and is the co-founder of Pivot (TSX:PTG), Quisitive (TSX:QUIS), Converge Technology Solutions (TSXV:CTS), Fulcrum Automation Technologies (TSXV:MCLD), and Spiridon Technologies.
Vice President, Finance
Mr. Banh has advised companies on Mergers & Acquisitions at a large Canadian bank. He is experienced in Capital raising for an Amazon backed IoT company and completed the MaRS Discovery District Fellow in Smart Buildings.
Vice President, Corporate Development
Mr. Lanzinger has investment banking experience at a large Canadian bank. He has acted as independent valuation advisor to small & medium private companies and has experience in raising capital and M&A for a publicly-traded IIoT company.
Mr. Johri has over 15 years of experience in Senior Management positions in Startups and in Public Companies. He holds several patents and has a deep technical grounding in Networking, Security, USB, IoT and Enterprise Software. He holds a Bachelors Degree from IITB and Masters Degrees in Computer Science (Univ of Bournemouth, UK) and Business Management (SCU).
He is passionate about writing code and making technical contributions even along with the executive management responsibilities. In his previous startup, he laid the foundation of Systems and Software Group which has grown to over 200 people. He started Tantiv4 with the vision of making the IoT technology accessible to all and a successful Crowdfunding project. He has been the lead inventor in all the patents filed by Tantiv4.