Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder
Justin Tan has both a long-standing and unique set of academic and industry experiences that contribute greatly to the direction and scope of Jintronix. Over the past few years, Justin has been integrally involved in two different biomedical start-ups and also founded his own non-profit organization, Students for Global Health, which fosters student-led healthcare initiatives worldwide. While studying at MIT, he gained experience in the high tech start-up milieu, and ultimately graduated with a B.Sc. in Biological Engineering. More recently, Justin also completed a Masters in Public Health and Public Policy from the University of Cambridge, which has provided him with a keen sense of research and development in the context of healthcare trends and emerging markets.
Chief Product Officer & Co-Founder
Mark Evin is a multimedia producer and programmer driven to make great ideas fly. After graduating from Concordia University’s Communication Studies program in 2004, Mark worked at Apartment 11 Productions, a Montreal-based producer of award-winning children’s television. As the Executive Assistant to the President and Executive Producers, Mark was involved in both the creative and financial sides of the business, and spearheaded a co-development project between Apartment 11 and Chinese animation company. Mark went on to work as the Music Editor and Sound Effects designer for several programs broadcast on YTV. Mark later turned his focus to multimedia and became CEO of Jin Motion Inc. in 2009. With Jin Motion, he worked on several projects including a haptics/VR system for McGill’s School of Physical and Occupational Therapy, as well as an interactive computer-vision display for the Montreal Science Centre, which he developed and produced.
Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer & Co-Founder
Shawn brings an analytical mind to the daily operations at Jintronix. He completed a degree in Mechanical Engineering at McGill University and has previous work experience at Research in Motion in the operations department. Most recently, Shawn spent two years as a supply chain analyst and IT business analyst at a manufacturing company in Montreal. During this time, he implemented Oracle warehouse management and manufacturing modules at a new production facility, and played an important role in the company wide upgrade of Oracle applications. Shawn is organized and diligent in his work at Jintronix while focusing on improving team organization and communication.
Developer & Co-Founder
Lex combines both creativity and engineering on a regular basis at Jintronix. With a passion for innovation and a desire for revolutionizing health care, he brings his technical and artistic abilities to create new ways to enhance human learning and computer interaction. He obtained his B. Eng in Software Engineering at McGill University and has had previous work experience as a technology analyst at Morgan Stanley. While at Jintronix, Lex has been integral in both the design and the development of the product and beyond. In addition to his experience as a software developer, Lex is excited about the ways that modern gaming can change the way people learn, and thus evolving the global perception of interactive entertainment. Outside the realm of technology, Lex has simultaneously been studying and practicing to pursue his passion for acting and singing.
Sung Jun “Sonny” Bae
Developer & Co-Founder
Sonny aspires to create impact by pursuing his passion for software development. He received his B. Eng in Honours Electrical Engineering from McGill University in 2011. During his time at McGill, he developed a strong background in the fields of human-computer interaction and computer graphics by leading the development of research projects and by working as a teaching assistant. With his technical problem-solving skills and aptitude in making software teams work well together, Sonny will drive the software development and deployment at Jintronix.
Director of Business Development
A Civil Engineering graduate from McGill University, Max began working in project management directly after graduation. Working for SAJO Construction, he helped oversee the conceptualization, installation and completion of several retail outlets across North America. Now with Jintronix, Max is helping to develop its go to market and business model.
Julie came to us straight from France. She dove into the world of e-business at Oxybul where she brought projects to life combining software development, project management and web expertise. She joined Jintronix because she felt the project was meaningful, deeply rooted into people’s lives and that it could really make a difference. She brought her passion and expertise to power the development of the web portal, creating new functionality, a magical user interface and web project best practices.
Financial Director & Co-Founder
Coming to Jintronix with a strong background in Finance and Accounting, Daniel Schacter joins the team having completed a bachelor of commerce degree from McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management. Dan is currently working for McKinsey and Company as a management consultant after having completed a short stint as an accountant at Deloitte and Touche. With his experience in consumer goods, strategic planning, and financial modeling, Dan will focus on the strategic direction and financial impact of the company.
Health Care Consultant & Co-Founder
Antony Robert joins Jintronix while pursuing his MD degree at McGill University. He has previously completed a Masters in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Ottawa. His work experiences include project management and real-time news broadcasting at CEP News, software development voice recognition at Nuance Communications and image processing at Matrox. He has collaborated with several start up companies including CoachingOurselves working with Henry Mintzberg. Antony has a focus in rehabilitation and aims to develop products for the treatment and prevention of physical disabilities.
Benjamin has always been passionate when it comes to technology and computers. He obtained a bachelor degree in software engineering at l’École de Technologie Supérieure (ETS) and since then he has been developing medical software for hospitals in Montreal as well as creating interactive 3D special effects for large-scale shows like the Michael Jackson Immortal World Tour presented by the Cirque du Soleil and Robert Lepage’s The Ring Cycle presented at the Metropolitan Opera of New York. Now part of the development team at Jintronix, his experience in both medical software and 3D programming will prove to be a great asset to the project. Benjamin is really excited about the rehabilitation project at Jintronix and feels strongly that patients deserve this technology in order to improve their lives.
Phil is a Software Engineering graduate from McGill University. Phil brings experience from working at Morgan Stanley in their Enterprise Infrastructure group. There he touched on many the aspects of software development from designing and building a next-generation web application to back-end infrastructure and database administration. In that position he also gained knowledge in distributed systems, load balancing and faced the challenges of supporting and maintaining a 24/7 uptime system.