, MBA, President and co-founder
Christian brings to the Company over 20 years of sales and marketing experience. As a top performer, he has received many awards for his sales achievements and lived with the pressures of making quotas and Sales Clubs for years. He held the position of VP of Sales and Marketing at Xerox for more than 7 years and more recently the position of President for a software consulting firm. Christian has extensive experience in managing/training sales and marketing teams and in building and launching startup companies.
, Director, US Operations - IB USA.
Tim Connelly has over 25 years of experience in high tech engineering, marketing and management. Prior to International Boost, Tim was CEO and Chief Accounting Officer of EasyWare Software (aka IClubCentral), the leading supplier of partnership accounting software for investment clubs in the US. Tim was also Director of Custom IT Consulting at Dataquest (acquired by Gartner Group). Tim was one of three managers who established a medical laser system division at a leading commercial laser company, Spectra Physics. He holds an honors MBA from Stanford's Graduate School of Business and a BSEE from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is the former President and Director of the MIT Club of Northern California.
, Senior Executive Coach - IB USA.
Stu Jeffery is a wireless telecommunications consultant with over 25 years experience in both commercial and defense fixed and wireless communications systems. His career has included managing the Electronic Warfare group of GTE Government Systems, Business Development at Synacom Corporation, developer of GSM/CDMA networking products, and Product Management at Sensitron, developer of wireless applications for medical facilities.Current projects include assisting municipalities and community colleges in developing and implementing wireless networks. He is an adviser and on the board of directors of several companies, including the Wireless Communication Alliance, www.wca.org, Silicon Valley's premier wireless professional organization. He has a degree in Physics from Ohio State University and an MBA from Northeastern University.
, Market Research Consultant - IB USA.
Greg has worked in technical and marketing roles for a number of high-technology companies, in areas as diverse as remote computing and network services, document image conversion, knowledge management, Y2K software tools and graphic image masking. These firms have ranged in size from startups to Fortune 500, including Tymshare/Tymnet (McDonald-Douglas), West Coast Information Systems (WESCO), and Paravue Corporation (image processing). Greg also has worked as an industry analyst, consultant, and manager for top market research and consulting firms such as Dataquest, Frost & Sullivan, and the Gartner Group. Greg has extensive international business experience, and an academic background in international studies and quantitative social sciences. He has a Bachelor's degree from Yale and a Master’s degree from Georgetown University.
, Financial Modeling Consultant - IB USA.
Anthony brings 20+ years of financial management experience: He has assisted startups and small businesses on various matters including angel and venture financings, acquisitions, financial modeling, due diligence, accounting systems automation, financial reporting and internal controls. As a consulting CFO, Anthony helps startup entrepreneurs put together the pieces of their financial puzzle by providing a solid foundation from which to successfully raise capital, manage growth and achieve liquidity. Prior to launching Venture Momentum in 1994, Anthony held senior management positions in finance and corporate planning with Nexcom Technology, Inc., Fair Isaac Corporation and a consulting group in France. Anthony holds an MBA in Finance from New York University, an MS in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University and a Diplôme d'Ingénieur from Ecole Centrale de Paris in France.
, Senior Executive Coach - IB USA.
Robert brings over 20 years of senior-level executive experience in general management, sales & marketing and business development for large public companies and start-ups based in Europe, Japan and the U.S. Robert was recently VP Worldwide Technical Services at Check Point software. He was also VP Marketing and Business Development with Imera, a secure enterprise collaboration vendor, CEO for Solsoft, a network security management company and COO of Boostworks, an Internet acceleration software company. Robert also held a variety of high-level product marketing, technical services and development management positions at Dassault Systems, Hitachi and IBM. Robert holds a MS degree in Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and is a graduate of Ecole Centrale de Paris, France.
, Director - IB Spain.
Benoit is an advisor for world-renown leaders in their new ventures as well as institutions and government agencies from three continents. Benoit headed international Sales at Inexbee and was CEO at Irizon, both companies offering mobile services for consumers. He worked as a consultant for US technology start-ups in Boston and helped design their expansion plans in Europe. Benoit is part of several formal and non-formal entrepreneur and investor networks and received a bachelor degree in Business Management and Information Technologies from Dauphine University (Paris).