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Core Team Members



Laurentiu Vasiliu, Chief Executive Officer

Laurentiu founded Peracton in 2010 to provide cutting-edge R&D and software analytics solutions for trading and investment. He has extensive IT research and project execution experience having worked as group leader and post-doctoral researcher at DERI Institute. There he managed several EU and Irish funded projects in the area of semantic web and applied IT research. Laurentiu holds a PhD Degree in IT/Industrial Engineering (National University of Ireland, Galway, 2004) and an Engineering Degree in Industrial Robotics (Bucharest Polytechnic University, 1997).


Will Fleury, Chief Software Architect

Will co-founded Peracton in 2010 and succesfully managed and guided the Peracton team of software engineers for the development of M2MN and MAARS platforms to address the needed functionality requirements and performance. He has strong middleware, large scale information processing and software architecture expertise acquired on projects with IBM, DERI and 2 start-ups he previously founded. Will holds a PhD in Engineering(2010) and a BE in Electronic & Computer Engineering (2006) from National University of Ireland, Galway.

Pat McGuire, Chief Financial Officer

Pat is the Chief Financial Officer at Peracton. He has worked extensively with technology start-up companies in recent years. Pat is a senior finance and general management professional with over 25 years' post-qualification experience. His most recent role was worldwide CFO of a major software division of Hewlett-Packard with responsibility for several operations in the US, the Far East and in Ireland. Pat is a fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (FCCA).


Andre deSouza, VP Corporate Development, San Jose, California

Andre is the VP for Corporate Development for Peracton in US. He is a business and market development professional and has diverse background in strategic alliance building, innovative solution development, design wins, and OEM & channel sales. Formerly Director of Global Strategic Alliances for BEA Systems, he managed corporate development with top-tier strategic partners as well as joint R&D, engineering, sales development and marketing efforts generating over $600M in partner revenue per annum. Prior experience includes executive management at Tarantella (Sun Microsystems) and Cambridge Technology Partners, where he led the company’s first Venture investment in a partner company. André holds a Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

Paul Howe, VP Sales & Business Development, Boston, MA

Paul is VP of Sales and Business Dev. for Peracton in US. He is a sales & business development professional who has held various management positions in IT, Management Consulting, and Venture Capital corporations. Formerly Manager of New Business Development for Keane Inc., he led sales development efforts and provided strategic consulting to numerous Global 1000 accounts including Liberty Mutual, UBS, & Bank of America. Prior experience includes implementation of large scale integration projects (CRM/ERP/SCM) while working at Cambridge Technology Partners. A consistent national award winner for management consulting sales performance generating over $15M/year. He closed a $5M financial services enterprise portal project at Bank of America to implement a corporate-wide eBusiness digital strategy involving bank business leasing partners. Paul holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from Carroll School of Management at Boston College.

Christoph Bussler, Executive Technology Advisor, San Francisco, California

Christoph is executive technical advisor with Peracton. He has over twenty years of experience delivering software products in technology roles as executive advisor, engineering executive, software architect and software engineer. His areas of specialization are analytics, process management and systems integration. Prior to Analytica he held senior positions at several global companies, including Oracle Corporation, The Boeing Company, Cisco, Digital Equipment Corporation as well as startups, including XTime, Merced Systems and Netfish. He was active in the Semantic Web research field where he founded and led the Digital Enterprise Research Institute. Chris has a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Erlangen, Germany and a Master in computer science from the Technical University of Munich, Germany.


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