CEO & Founder
Ryan’s career has spanned executive management, product development, and venture capital. Prior to cofounding Cape Analytics, Ryan was an investor at Khosla Ventures, a leading Silicon Valley venture capital firm where he invested in and incubated several technology companies applying computer vision and artificial intelligence in industries ranging from shipping logistics, to agriculture, to healthcare. Ryan holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, as well as an engineering degree from Santa Clara University. Ryan has a very supportive wife and two young children, and in his rare spare time he enjoys spending time hiking with his family and riding/repairing old motorcycles.
CTO & Founder
Suat is responsible for the scientific and technological aspects of the company. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (TUM), Germany in 2009. Dr. Gedikli is a known expert in image processing, 3D processing, probabilistic state estimation and machine learning. Previously, he was a research engineer at Willow Garage, co-authoring PCL and pushing the boundaries of computer vision for robots.
Vice President of Data Analytics
Olivier is responsible for turning Cape technology into valuable innovative products and customer successes. Olivier has more than 20 years of experience in data science, engineering, and management. Prior to joining Cape Analytics, Olivier led data science teams who contributed to the success of technology firms in multiple industries, including Loudcloud (cloud computing), LoopNet (internet real estate marketplace), and in healthcare. His early research work at Stanford focused on improving California’s earthquake building code, and he was part of the team who developed the first catastrophe risk models at RMS. When not mining insights from data, Olivier loves to climb or traverse mountains on foot, skis, or bike.