ROBERT DRYBURGH CHAIRMAN
Bob is a software and information services entrepreneur with over 25 years experience in developing and growing these businesses.
Bob has developed a strategy built around taking customers on a ‘digital transformation journey’ and partnering with customers, supporting them as they go through the transformation and changes in their business. Innovation is at the heart of the ‘digital transformation journey’ and Intrallect has a number of world class innovative software and technology components that deliver the changes needed in this modern digital world. The key to making this journey happen is also recognised as the ‘people make the difference’ strategy and within Intrallect there are a number of outstanding individuals with the skills, experience and knowledge to make these changes happen smoothly and efficiently. Bob believes in a ‘team and partnership’ approach and building long term relationships with our customers.
Bob has sponsored Edinburgh University Football Club for 25 years and has recently been appointed as the Vice-Chairman of Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival.
DR. FAWZI BENMESSAOUD CHIEF KNOWLEDGE OFFICER
Dr. Fawzi BenMessaoud has been involved in higher education for over 30 years as an educator, administrator and academic leader both at the campus and corporate level. He holds a B.S. in Computer Technology, an M.B.A. in Information Systems, and a Ph.D. in Information Technology. Dr. BenMessaoud is an active accreditation team chair and evaluator.
Dr. BenMessaoud has worked for several years as an Intelligence Analyst prior to being selected by the FBI as a special agent. He has conducted several technology integration programs and has designed and developed an NSA Information Security Systems program that received the NSA CNSS approval in 2007. Dr. BenMessaoud has directed several teams to design, develop, and deliver content, including interactive learning and assessment materials at all academic levels. He worked directly with Jack Welsh and designed the Jack Welsh MBA program that later became the Jack Welsh Management Institute. Dr. BenMessaoud has designed and integrated lab simulation to deliver Information Security System courses online. This project was selected among top 101 Best Practices in Integrating Technology with Higher Education for 2005 by Campus Technology magazine. He has also presented at several International and world conferences on instructional technologies, educational media, and technology Integration, including Australia, Finland, Austria, Portugal, England, Singapore, Ireland, and Canada.
JANEK LASOCKI-BICZYSKO TECHNICAL LEAD
Janek joined Intrallect in 2011 and took on the role of technical lead two years later.
He’s formed his comprehensive approach to software development while working for companies like IBM and Syncapse over the past eleven years, this has lead Janek to play a fundamental role in Intrallect’s success. Through efficiently distilling project requirements and delivering well-tested, robust and maintainable products with his team, he has a proven track record of shipping multiple, highly successful, large-scale deployments.
Janek has a BSc in Computer Science and Astrophysics from the University of Toronto. He lives in Edinburgh with his wonderful wife and two daughters, enjoys cycling and climbing, and listens to way too many podcasts.
CRAIG SUTHERLAND CREATIVE LEAD
As Creative Lead, Craig is tasked with the design, branding and user experience of Intrallect web and software solutions. Having just joined the company in January 2017, he is the newest member of the team.
With over 25 years of knowledge, Craig is highly creative, with an excellent eye for visual detail and producing intuitive web applications. He has delivered successful solutions globally for Coca-Cola, Jamie Oliver, Harrods, Selfridges and McDonald’s, to name a few. He is comfortable working with development teams and at senior management level in a friendly, approachable and professional manner.
In his spare time he religiously follows his local semi-professional football team, Penicuik Athletic. He also produces music from his home studio, but claims to not understand keys or read sheet music! He lives just outside Edinburgh with his lovely wife and young daughter.
COLIN SHORTS SENIOR SYSTEMS ADMINISTRATOR
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BOB CLARK SENIOR SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
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SEAN HAMILTON SOFTWARE DEVELOPER
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