Our team

7 August 2017

Gilles Fedak (PhD)  – CEO, Co-founder

Researcher in parallel and distributed systems

Dr. habil. Gilles FEDAK is a permanent INRIA research scientist since 2004 at ENS-Lyon, France. After receiving his Ph.D degree from University Paris Sud in 2003, he followed a postdoctoral fellowship at University California San Diego in 2003-2004. His research interests are in Parallel and Distributed Computing, with a particular emphasis on the problematic of using large and loosely coupled distributed computing infrastructures to support highly demanding computational and data-intensive Science. He produced pioneering software and algorithms in the field of Grid and Cloud Computing that allow people to easily harness large parallel systems consisting of thousands of machines distributed on the Internet (XtremWeb, MPICH-V, BitDew, SpeQulos, Xtrem-MapReduce, Active Data, …).  He co-authored about 90 peer-reviewed scientific papers and won two Best Paper awards.  In 2012, G. Fedak  co-edits with C. Cérin the Desktop Grid Computing Book, (CRC publication). In 2015, he receives the Chinese Academy of Sciences PIFI Award. Home page

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Haiwu He (PhD) – Chief Scientist, Chief Operation Officer in Asia, Co-founder

Former 100 talent Professor at the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Pr Haiwu HE is a 100 Talent Professor at the CNIC (Computer Network Information Center), Chinese Academy of Sciences in Beijing. He is a Chunhui Scholar of Ministry of Education of China since 2013. Prof. Haiwu HE received his M. Sc. and Ph. D. degrees in computing from the University of Sciences and Technologies of Lille, France, respectively in 2002 and 2005. He was a postdoctoral researcher at Inria Saclay, France in 2007. He was a research engineer expert at Inria Rhone-Alpes in Lyon, France from 2008 to 2014. He has published about 30 refereed journal and conference papers. His research interest covers P2P distributed system, Cloud computing, BigData.

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Oleg Lodygensky (PhD) – CTO

Research-engineer, main developer of XtremWeb-HEP

Dr. Oleg LODYGENSKY is a CNRS senior research engineer at LAL/CNRS, located at Paris XI, France. Oleg is the main developper of  XtremWeb-HEP, the open-source software for Desktop Grid computing used in production at Institute for Nuclear and Particle Physics. He introduced many concepts and technical innovations to XtremWeb-HEP, including virtualization, bridging with Grid infrastructure, volunteer Cloud, data-driven Desktop Grid, security in trusted/untrusted environment, user/application/data right management, etc. Oleg has been graduated PhD from University Paris XI.

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Mircea Moca (PhD) – Business Developer

Fintech Expert, founder of e-Fast

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Julien Béranger – Head of Communications

Content edition, community management, press relation

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François Branciard  – Senior Software Engineer

Smart contract development, devops

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Eduardo Alves – UX/UI Designer

Builds and develops iexec branding and visual identity

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Victor Bonhomme – Full Stack Engineer

Designs and develops backend and frontend applications

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Ishaak Leghlam – Full stack developer

Smart contracts, dapps UI

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Jorge Pires Couto – Devops

Infrastructure, smart contracts, Oracle

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