Consulting Engineer & Managing Partner
rmc, BEng. MACS, MCASI
The lead of our management consulting practice is Andrew Cowie. He works primarily on projects involving operations planning, crisis management, and leadership development. On the technical side, Andrew is a long-time Linux engineer and Open Source advocate, with experience running large Java projects, developing server-side code in Haskell, and as a contributor to the GNOME desktop.
Not only is he an accomplished computer security expert, Paul Drain is also possessed of acute business acumen. Able to harden infrastructure, perform vulnerability testing, and develop custom solutions, Paul is also well known as an Open Source hacker extraordinaire. Most importantly, Paul has an uncanny ability to resolve implementation problems across a wide range of platforms.
Richard Dice is a talented developer with a flair for being able to explain difficult technical concepts in easy to understand terms, translating business process ideas into reality. Richard has long experience in Open Source and is a past president of the Perl Foundation. He is currently concentrating in the financial sector.
Senior Software Engineer
The late Peter Miller was a
software developer with over 30 years on embedded systems.
He had experience on a variety of platforms and was renowned for his focus on
effective software testing practises. He was one of the the original authors of the
now universally used
gettext internationalization infrastructure. One of
his lst contributions was writing a library to better "explain" error messages coming from the Linux kernel's
various system calls. Peter passed away in 2014 after a long and courageous battle with cancer.
Aviation Consultant & Test Pilot
CD, rmc, BEng, AGdM, PEXA
Mark McCullins has wide experience with planning and co-ordinating large multinational operations. He specializes in teaching leadership and lectures for us on operations professionalism. Mark is an engineering test pilot with vast experience integrating new technologies into existing systems.