Meet Our Principals
James White Chief Strategy Officer
James is a technology visionary with deep background in defense and startup companies. He deployed twice to Iraq in support of Operation Desert Storm, and five times to Afghanistan in various roles with NATO. He is the founder and Executive Director of The Defence Innovation Greenhouse, an international non-profit dedicated to delivering the latest technology-based solutions to public sector crisis responders, NGOs and soldiers around the world, in collaboration with the European ministries of Defense. James is responsible for introducing Concurrent Design to the Dutch Ministry of Defense and is leading the InnoVet effort to introduce Concurrent Design to the U.S. Air Force.
Peter Millius Chief Executive Officer
Peter is a serial technology entrepreneur with a proven history building companies focused on transaction processing, video inspection and monitoring, and transition processing for cryptocurrency. After managing the growth of Total Recall Inc, which delivers video surveillance solutions to major police departments, he exited with a successful sale to Convergint Technologies. Subsequently, he founded InnoVet, which empowers teams of military veterans to solve challenging problems for the Department of Defense. Also, founder of Flowency a digital currency platform enabling retailers to process mobile payments for Cryptocurrencies. Most recently Peter is leading the InnoVet team to develop solutions for Corporations, Schools, and government to mitigate risk during the Covid-19 Pandemic.
Don Sottile Chief Technology Officer
Don is a technology executive in the defense and cyber security space, with a focus on developing small and mid-sized businesses in the architecture, infrastructure and application development space. He specializes in rapid infrastructure and services buildup, and expense management for SMBs and rapid-growth divisions of large corporations. He has worked extensively in the Investment Banking and Mortgage industries. His Project Management skills include a PMP from the PMI Institute and expertise in running Agile projects. Don is trained in CMMI for Development and Services as well as best practices framework of ITIL. Prior to Don's civilian career, he served as an Armor officer in the United States Army.
Board of Advisors
Dr. Lydia Bourouiba
Dr. Bouroubia is a professor and disease transmission specialist at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As director of The Fluid Dynamics of Disease Transmission at MIT, she studies disease transmission in the workplace, specializing in fluid dynamics and the spread of respiratory pathogens. In partnership with Steelcase, she is leading research on modeling and testing furniture configurations and materials, developing best practices to assist in retrofitting or reconfiguring workplaces for maximum safely in the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. Dr. Bourouiba has also been of faculty at the Harvard-IT Health Sciences and Technology, a Member of the Centre for Applied Mathematics in Bioscience and Medicine (CAMBAM) at McGill University, and a Shimizu Visiting Professor at Stanford University. She received her Ph.D. NSERC PGSD from McGill University.