Chief Executive Officer and President
Jim introduced and championed Mobile Deposit® for which he is co-inventor of five patents. With the success of Mobile Deposit, Jim has become a fintech visionary and is leading ongoing innovation in mobile imaging for financial transactions. Prior to Mitek, Jim led Qualcomm’s Internet Service division and built several successful startups. He holds a BA and a MBA from Harvard University and was a Rotary Scholar at the University of Singapore where he studied economics and Chinese.
Chief Financial Officer
Russ is an experienced finance leader with expertise in public markets, growth companies and the software industry. Prior to Mitek, Russ served as SVP, Finance at Epicor Software. He led a successful turnaround as Chief Accounting Officer at Peregrine Systems. He also served as Vice President Finance at FICO and as SVP, Finance at HNC Software. He holds a BA with an emphasis in Accounting from the University of Iowa and is a CPA.
As an accomplished expert in image processing, Dr. Nepomniachtchi holds numerous patents in image analysis and intelligent character recognition. He has published more than 40 technical papers and was recognized as Outstanding Researcher/Professor by the United States INS. Prior to Mitek, Dr. Nepomniachtchi worked as Senior Analyst at AUDRE Inc., where he designed Optical Character Recognition and Geometrical Recognition engines. He holds a MS in Math and a Ph.D. in Topology/Geometry from the Lomonosow University in Moscow, Russia.
Chief Revenue Officer
Mike has led teams and grown innovative technology companies such as Obopay, a global innovator in the mobile payments market, IBM and Alphablox in the business analytics markets, and S1 and Edify in the online banking and financial technology markets. His teams have been located throughout Latin America, Europe, Asia Pacific, and North America. Mike holds a BBA in International Business from St. Norbert College. He was a Military Intelligence Officer in the USAR and is a veteran of Operation Desert Storm.