Zui graduated from Bentley University with an MBA, concentration in Business Analytics. She has experience in market research, company due diligence, and data analysis. Prior to joining ATV, Zui worked for FinTech and AdTech start-ups in performance analytics and product development roles. Her work helped bring in new revenues, build strong relationships with clients, and develop innovative product features. She has a passion for learning about new technologies and business strategies.
Yan studied Biophysics at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro where he worked as an assistant researcher at the Laboratory of Conjunctive Tissue. Yan also studied Mechanical Engineering and Computer Aided Design Technology at the British Columbia Institute of Technology. After graduating, he Co-Founded NewPro3D, a start-up in the field of additive manufacturing, where he acted as Director of Research and Development.
Yan is a researcher and entrepreneur at heart, who is trained in mechanical engineering and biophysics. He brings experience from the private start-up world through the development and management of multiphase projects, and the creation of intellectual property and know-how. Currently, Yan dedicates his time and knowledge to growing passionate teams to bring meaningful technologies to the market.
Dr. Gruionu is a researcher, entrepreneur and technology development consultant. For the last eight years, he worked at the Harvard Medical School and the Massachusetts General Hospital, most recently as Assistant Professor of Surgery and Director of Innovation. He is founder and executive leader of three US medical product and innovation consulting startup companies. He has a Mathematics and Computer Science Degree from the University of Craiova, Romania. He earned a MS Degree in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Missouri-Columbia, a PhD Degree in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Arizona and performed six years of post-doctoral studies in the Departments of Surgery at the Indiana University School of Medicine and the Radiation Oncology at Harvard Medical School. He gained an extensive R&D experience as a product specialist in the medical product industry at W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc where he supported seven medical products which are commercialized worldwide.
Donald Kuk is an innovative, multiple industry award winning Global Transformation, Operational Excellence and Quality Management Executive with more than 20 years of delivering record setting top line growth, customer and employee satisfaction, and margin improvement leading rapid Enterprise Transformation and Operational Excellence for the world most highly regarded banking, insurance, technology, healthcare and manufacturing industry leaders.
Widely published successes include advanced metrics, analytics, strategy, mission, vision, program, milestones, budget and roadmap development, multi-tiered communication, transformation and improvement program management, quality, training, change and performance management, and results verification for AIG, Ca Technologies, JP Morgan Chase Bank, Telaxis Communications, all Divisions of GE, NBC, Lockheed Martin, Nokia and Acer Computer.
Donald is a frequent invited Keynote Speaker, Session Chairman and Tutorial Presenter at CEO, CFO, CIO, CTO, Operational Excellence and Enterprise Strategy events worldwide.
Veronika earned her MBA degree from Rotman School of Management at University of Toronto, with specialization in Brand Management. Veronika brings extensive experience in marketing, e-commerce and sales to the team. During her MBA studies she focused on brand management, data analytics and behavioral economics. This has given her additional knowledge and skills towards the best practices for marketing products and services by bringing together the latest approaches in both data and psychology.
Prior to pursuing her MBA, Veronika worked for a number of companies in a marketing and sales capacity. These ranged from budding startups to large corporations such as Sony and Johnson & Johnson. She drove the launch of the PlayStation 4 online store in the EMEA&NZ regions, and worked on pioneering initiatives in content marketing, data analysis and e-commerce. Her professional career has taken her around the world and as such she brings a wealth of international experience and insights. Outside of work, she loves being outdoors and reading sci-fi. Her dream is to do a stand-up comedy show one day.