Before becoming CTO, Kurt founded the data analytics practice, driving its growth and building the technical selling and delivery capability across numerous industry segments.    He has a wealth of industry experience spanning strategic, technical and commercial roles.  Previously, Kurt was Vice President of Product Architecture for a major financial services firm, CIO for a leading 1,000-employee professional services firm, and Senior Consultant for two global vendors servicing clients in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Kurt is an honor graduate in Computer Systems Engineering from the University of Kent in England. He holds a patent in collaborative technologies, has addressed international groups numbering in the thousands and served as board member on a local university to advise on their technology curriculum.