Andrew D'Souza Joins Bionym as President

Posted by Rob Lewis

Today Bionym announced that they have hired Andrew D’Souza to be their President.

Toronto-based Bionym is responsible for the recently launched groundbreaking Nymi wristband and was named one of Canada's 20 Most Innovative Companies yesterday.

As Bionym’s President, D’Souza will lead all aspects of go- to-market, managing Bionym’s external relationships with partners and investors.

Before joining Bionym, D’Souza was the COO of Toronto-based Top Hat. In two years, Andrew was able to raise over $10 million in financing for the leading mobile learning platform, while opening offices in both San Francisco and Chicago.

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Through his work, Andrew helped the company grow from 15 employees to 80, secured strategic partnerships with education companies, and recruited an executive team that would oversee the company’s next growth phase.

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Andrew’s experience extends beyond business development into entrepreneurship and technology. Originally graduating on the Dean’s Honours list from the University of Waterloo with a degree in Systems Design Engineering, Andrew has become a frequent contributor to renowned publications including Techvibes.

Company:
Bionym Inc.
Website:
http://www.bionym.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Bionym develops the Nymi, a wristband that authenticates the wearer using unique characteristics of his/her cardiac signal (ECG). The Nymi is the first product to offer identity, proximity and motion information all in one wearable electronic device! more


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Rob Lewis

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Rob is the President of Techvibes Media and Editor-in-Chief of Techvibes.com.  His diverse background includes stints in International Trade Finance, Web Development, and Enterprise Software and he is a graduate of the University of British Columbia, British Columbia Institute of Technology, and Simon Fraser University. When not running Canada's leading technology media property, Rob can be... more



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