Leo brings more than 25 years of technology leadership to Cloud9 with proven success at both start-ups and established businesses. As Chief Technology Officer and Chief Architect at IPC Systems, Leo invented and brought to market 3 generations of market leading communications and collaboration products used globally by financial traders. As CTO at Lexar and Westcom, Leo served as inventor of the first cloud based trader voice service that made it practical to connect and trade in emerging markets. As Director of technology at Bridge Electronics, Leo led the development of an open line communications platform widely adopted by the foreign exchange markets.
Leo has extensive experience with enterprise voice and collaboration, cloud services and WebRTC. He has built and managed large scale R&D programs and deployed those technologies in a variety of high performance communications and collaboration products and services, worldwide.