Pragmatic Co-Creation.
From inception to launch and beyond,
we help
innovators bring technology products to market.

Fueling Innovators.
We exist to help visionaries create
successful
products that fuse technology and design.

Juha Christensen
Chairman & Founder

Juha Christensen Juha Christensen

Juha Christensen
Chairman & Founder

Juha Christensen

Juha is a serial entrepreneur with a remarkable track record in both Europe, the U.S. and Asia. Building mobile operating systems during his early career, he founded Symbian, went on to lead the charge in the early days of Microsoft’s Smartphone and Pocket PC efforts, ran part of Macromedia, helped build Teleca into the largest System Integrator in the mobile industry, and worked on popularizing Trolltech and Qt.

Today his focus is on building and scaling innovative tech companies like Cogniance, CloudMade, Pelican Imaging, Buttonwood Financial, The Pad, WeVideo and Brandworkz.

Michael Shraybman
CEO

Michael Shraybman Michael Shraybman

Michael Shraybman
CEO

Michael Shraybman

Michael is a seasoned leader within the world of global management and innovation consulting, with years of experience designing and implementing solutions for early-stage, growth, and Fortune-size companies spanning a multitude of industry and solution domains.

Michael’s passion is for seeing great ideas make it into rapidly scaling, commercially successful ventures.

Sergii Gorpynich
CTO

Sergii Gorpynich Sergii Gorpynich

Sergii Gorpynich
CTO

Sergii Gorpynich

Sergii is a lifelong technologist, passionate about the ways technology enriches human lives. He was an integral member of Cogniance's original founding team and currently runs the entire engineering branch of the company.

Sergii's career has developed from being a software engineer to a team leader and business technologist. He's currently focused on exploring the newest technology frontiers, and working with our customers to solve their product development challenges.

Kristian Kroyer
Creative Director

Kristian Kroyer Kristian Kroyer

Kristian Kroyer
Creative Director

Kristian Kroyer

Kristian leads our design practice leveraging his experience and expertise across all design disciplines — industrial, digital, brand, and service design.

Kristian works by the philosophy of designing from the heart by always looking to add value to the modern user's life. He does this by ensuring that his products seamlessly bring together design and technology.

Marty McFarland
CFO

Marty McFarland Marty McFarland

Marty McFarland
CFO

Marty McFarland

Marty is a proven CFO with over 30 years of progressive experience, having managed accounting and finance operations for companies from startup to $300 million in revenue, and with extensive international experience including China, Europe, Russia, India and Israel.

His experience includes CFO positions with technology companies Packet Motion, Kasenna and CAD Solutions. He also was Corporate Controller for Harmonic (HLIT) and worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Carter Perez
VP of Worldwide Sales

Carter Perez Carter Perez

Carter Perez
VP of Worldwide Sales

Carter Perez

Carter is a proven sales leader with over 20 years of experience, having led sales organizations for companies from pre-revenue to over $120 million. He has extensive experience with the entire revenue engine from demand generation to customer success. Carter's passion is leading high performing teams that rapidly scale businesses.

He is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and lives with his wife, Pam, and their two children in Palo Alto, CA. He enjoys skiing, snowboarding, wine and vintage cars.

Silicon Valley (HQ)

1370 Willow Road

Menlo Park, CA 94025USA


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New York

25 Broadway

New York, NY 10004USA


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London

6 Dorset Street, Marylebone

London W1U 6QLUK


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Copenhagen

Njalsgade 19D, 1.FL

2300 CopenhagenDenmark


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Wroclaw

Ul. Kazimierza Wielkiego 1

50-077 WroclawPoland


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Los Angeles

920 Santa Monica Blvd.

Santa Monica, CA 90401USA


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Boston

51 Melcher Street

Boston, MA 02210USA


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Aarhus

Balticagade 12D

8000 AarhusDenmark


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Munich

Am Glockenbach 7

80469 MunichGermany


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Kyiv

Malevycha (Bozhenka) 86 O

Kyiv 03150Ukraine


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