Mike is the founder and CEO of Inventigo (www.inventigo.com) which specializes in technology advisory and in development of innovative software. Inventigo independent technology advisory practice has been actively utilized by marquee venture capital investors for over a decade. It is well known for its technical due diligence service VentureKPI, a quantitative and actionable assessment that is based on key performance indicators. Inventigo software development and licensing practice compliments the advisory practice and leverages Inventigo’s extensive portfolio of innovative and patented solutions (www.fastxml.net and www.inventigo.com/product.htm) to help its clientele overcome persistent technical challenges and achieve their strategic business objectives. Since 2001 Mike has been a Technology Advisor to FTV Capital, a multi-stage growth equity and venture capital firm with over a billion dollars under management from a group of the world's foremost financial institutions. In his past engagements Mike was Chief Architect and VP of Engineering of 724 Solutions (IPO in 2000, the largest tech IPO in Canadian history at that time), co-founder and CTO of Concorde Solutions (acquired by Bank of America in 1998), co-chair of the Financial Task Force at Object Management Group (OMG), press advisory board member of OMG Press, Wiley Publishing. Mike has authored numerous patents.