WHO WE ARE
Alexey Abramov is a senior software engineer – full stack developer with over 15 years of experience developing advanced database-driven software solutions for desktop and web applications in a range of industries. He has led development projects for a diverse customer base across human resources, health, law enforcement, local government, and land management sectors. Alex’s qualifications include a Master of Science in Information Systems degree.
Andrei Link has over 20 years of product, project and marketing management experience in leading international companies including a global NASDAQ-listed corporation and as a founder/CEO of a software start-up. He has served on several boards and committees including the Canterbury Software Cluster, and mentored early stage businesses and start-ups. Andrei’s qualifications include a Master of Business Administration degree.
Sergii is a senior software engineer – full stack developer with over 20 years of experience developing complex desktop, web and mobile applications for ecommerce, system management, tourism marketing and other sectors, implemented with a range of technologies including chatbots, AI and machine learning. Sergii’s qualifications include a Master of Computer Science degree.
David Pugh is the founder of GeekStuff Ltd – an independent consultancy focused on software systems design, infrastructure and deployment of network/cloud based applications. He has been working in information technology for 30+ years in the UK and New Zealand architecting and implementing technical solutions and mission critical business systems in a variety of industries.
Geoff Brash is an entrepreneur, investor and business mentor. He is a founder of GBJ Innovation and a co-founder of SLI Systems, a public company with customers worldwide, where he held CFO and VP positions. Geoff is a co-organiser of Startup Weekend Christchurch, Trustee for the Ministry of Awesome and has served on a number of other boards and committees. Geoff’s qualifications include a Master of Business Administration degree.
Steven Moe is a Partner at Parry Field Lawyers working with international companies investing in New Zealand as well as NZ companies and start-ups. He worked for 11 years at international law firm Norton Rose Fulbright in Tokyo, London and Sydney. Prior to this, he spent 3 years in Wellington at a national firm. Steven has also had extensive experience in-house working in Japan and Australia.