Steve is Atimi’s founder, CEO and majority shareholder. He has over 20 years of experience in development, QA, product management, sales and marketing, and customer service, which led to his last role as Director of Business Development for Infowave Software prior to founding Atimi. His management experience in many different areas of an organization ensures a holistic approach when it comes to running Atimi. Steve ensures Atimi is a well run and profitable organization. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Trinity Western University. In 2007, he was listed as one of Business in Vancouver’s 40 under 40.
Executive Vice President of Quality Assurance and GM of Atimi Bangalore
Rahul has been managing Atimi’s operations in Bangalore for almost 13 years and has been working in software for almost 20 years. Before joining Atimi, Rahul worked as a QA manager for McAfee, Quark Media House, and smartData in India. His experience as a software developer on web technologies allows him to help keep testers and developers work in a symbiotic relationship and assist teams in producing high quality software that Atimi is known for. His leadership and his experience as a web-centric software developer enables him to synergize operations across QA and development, allowing our teams to produce the high quality software that Atimi is known for.
Executive Vice President of Software Development
Terrence has 17 years of development experience. His previous experience is from companies such as Merlin Software Technologies International, Creo and Intense Technology. He provides trusted solutions for both developers and executives. Terrence talks tech and writes code as part of his hiring, mentoring and review processes. His specialties include architecture, project estimation, software development, and process improvement. Terrence holds a BSc. in Biology from Simon Fraser University and has completed the Software Systems Development certification at British Columbia Institute of technology.
Vice President of Software Development
Mike brings over 30 years of experience at all levels of software development. He previously worked at companies such as Software Imaging and Rutherford Appleton Laboratory. Mike provides technical leadership and oversight for many of Atimi’s custom development projects. He is passionate about quality and devotes time to personally mentoring the team, as well as driving training and process improvement. He holds an MSc in Computer Science from Brunel University, UK, has several patents to his name, and has presented at many technical and business conferences.
Vice President of Sales
Blair brings to Atimi over 15 years experience in strategic sales, marketing, partnerships, business development, leadership, and analytics. He began his sales career after graduating from the Art Institute of Vancouver and following a brief junior hockey career. Starting out, Blair quickly established a passion for helping organizations streamline processes and reach their goals. Joining companies such as YellowPages, ADP Canada, and Glacier Media Inc. has allowed Blair to develop extensive experience working with both SMB’s and enterprise/national level clients.
With almost 25 years experience, Pieter joined Atimi as an advisor with a focus on Atimi’s financing strategy. Before this, Pieter held a number of senior positions in the project and corporate finance divisions at UBS and Barclays in Hong Kong where he was responsible for financial advisory, arrangement, and restructuring mandates in Asia. His experience is with technology companies and incubators in finance, growth strategies, and mergers and acquisitions. Recently, he co-founded, invested in, managed, advised, and exited from a number of successful Vancouver-based technology companies. Pieter holds a Master’s degree in Economic and Social History from the Erasmus Universiteit in Rotterdam, Netherlands where he also studied law.