Prior to Mindstrong, Leo held executive positions in technology at a variety of privately held companies working on, amongst other things, IoT management and optimization solutions, vertical search, online marketing, and demand and supply chain optimization. Earlier in his career he worked on Linux kernel development, performance engineering and parallelization/performance tuning of commercial scientific applications. He is one of the architects of the OpenMP language standard and original authors of the NAS Parallel Benchmarks. Leo has over 30 peer-reviewed publications in computer science, mathematics and rocket science and is inventor on 5 patents. He received his BSc in Engineering Physics from Queen’s University, and MSc and PhD in Aeronautics/Astronautics from Stanford University.