Designing software from inception to release for more than 15 years, Stephan is the veteran mind behind Interset’s technological vision. Stephan has been a technologist and leader at two startups and at one of the largest software development companies in the world. He was previously a technical architect, research staff member, and senior manager at IBM Cognos Analytics. During his career at IBM Cognos, he architected and oversaw more than ten 1.0 products related to cloud computing, mobile, visualization, semantic search, data-mining, and neural networks. Stephan holds a Master of Science in Computational Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, and a dual BS in Computer Science and Human Physiology from the University of Toronto.