Uncharted was founded by a small alliance of visual analytics pioneers who remain highly engaged in the art and science of human-centered invention. Since then the team has grown to include eight passionate and diversely talented partners, a brilliant group of directors, and staff nearing a hundred strong.
Director, Law Enforcement Industry
When investigators and analysts face challenges from new and emerging data-based evidence, they turn to Adeel and his team of Law Enforcement Liaisons to help put criminals behind bars and keep communities around the world safe.
Director, Research Engineering
Chris is a senior software developer with over 15 years of leadership experience researching and building advanced 2D and 3D visual analytic systems. He is not above cheating to beat his children at board games.
Director, Product Engineering
For the past several years, Chris has overseen the development of innovative research and its transition to production applications. In his spare time, he is hard to find because he tries his best to be off the grid.
Managing Partner, Director of Product
Curtis works with law enforcement and public safety agencies—helping them analyze and present data pertinent to their investigations. He has testified as an expert witness and trained hundreds of law enforcement professionals across the globe.
Senior Partner, Co-Founder, CEO
David is a longtime leader in the conception, design and creation of new systems for data-driven visual thinking. He is a frequent industry speaker and writer, and occasional architect of office spaces, brand identities and overly elaborate holiday cards.
Managing Partner, Research Engineering
David leads the development of innovative visual products, cutting-edge research, deep analytics, robust service architectures and complex cloud platforms. He enjoys building diverse teams of creative people, and applying people and technology to problems of social good.
Director, Research Engineering
For over a decade, Derek has led the development of successful 2D, 3D and 4D geospatial products for defense and others. He's a stickler for pixel-perfection and clean code. In his spare minutes he enjoys teaching kids to code and memory gymnastics.
Director, Counter Human Trafficking Initiatives
Emily builds global partnerships that counter human trafficking using technology. She has over 15 years' experience in strengthening systems, including justice, health, and technology, to address human trafficking and better serve marginalized groups.
Technical Director, Commercial Innovations
Eric has been leading successful technical teams at Uncharted for 15 years and counting. He has a strong focus on making the end user happy—which he demonstrates as grill master at company barbecues.
Director, Augmented Intelligence Research
Fahd oversees machine intelligence threads across projects at Uncharted. Drawing from an interdisciplinary background, he directs research and development for complex, multi-layered, and unsolved problem spaces. All evidence points to him being a cat person.
Director, Human Resources and Administration
Joyce is a CHRL and has helped technology companies grow and build strong cultures in the last decade. Joyce's love of meeting and talking to people often leads to conversations with perfect strangers at the grocery store.
Director, Commercial Innovations
Martin is a patient and incisive team leader—he develops flexible and scalable software to solve tough problems for our clients, and integrates it in production environments. In his spare time, Martin tries not to come last in his fantasy football league.
Design Director, Visual Analytics Research
Pascale brings over 15 years of experience in human-information interaction and visual analytics. Drawing from her multi-disciplinary background in fine arts, computer science and cognition, she transforms complex problems into intuitive workflows.
Head of Product Engineering
Phil leads the GeoTime engineering department—building solutions to assist our customers in making sense of complex data. He holds the honor of winning fourth place in the Uncharted table tennis tournament.
Managing Partner, Commercial Innovations
Richard's commercial systems group creates strategic visualization and analytics for data vendors, financial institutions and software companies to execute their vision. His PhD specializes in the next generation of visualization.
Rob has been building successful engineering teams for over 15 years. He's happiest when he has one foot in engineering, one in user experience, and one with the customer.
Ryan Van Spronsen
Director, Senior Product Manager
Ryan works at the intersection of law enforcement, data, and Uncharted's technology. He draws from his experiences testifying as an expert witness and supporting thousands of investigations to deliver world class products to law enforcement.
Managing Partner, Augmented Intelligence Research
Scott oversees advanced research in big data visual analytics, scalable machine learning and adaptive visualization. His PhD from USC specializes in probabilistic graphical models and multi-agent systems.
Tom creates innovative and influential visual solutions. Inspired by artistic practice, he believes that information interaction is still in its early days, and that the challenge is not to "visualize information" but to capture how people think.
Vice President, Operations
Warren (HBA, CPA, CA) has worked many roles in public and private technology companies. At Uncharted, he oversees contracts, finance, human resources and administration. He enjoys the business challenges of advanced technology.
William is an international authority on information visualization and visual analytics. He has co-created many innovative systems used for improved human understanding and decision-making in complex environments.