Chairman of the Board
Founded Televoke Inc, eventually bought by Uber. Raised eight figures of Venture Capital from VC’s including Softbank and WI Harper. Full-time Advisor to Google X. Direct report to Andy Grove (father of OKRs) for 5 years.
Having previously served as both CFO and CEO of well-known global companies, James currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer of LTA Research and Exploration, the airship company.
A partner at Barton LLP on its business and finance team, Ruba's focus is on capital markets and securities transactions. She has extensive experience structuring complex deals and providing strategic counseling to publicly traded companies.