Shaughn Guthrie

Mr. Shaughn Guthrie is a renowned technology leader known for crafting the requisite strategic vision to achieve business goals, he has offered a unique blend of executive insight, global team-building and IT solutions development credited with strong ROI and operational improvement.

As a chief Information officer, Mr. Guthrie is vast in responsive IT skills that consequently delivers result by aligning technology initiatives with business goals coupled with substantial improvement to service delivery, standardization and business/system performance.

With a reputation for judicious use of resources and resulting cost containment, his work has been instrumental in providing and directing long standing relationships with top executives at mobile network operators and giving them the access to leading IT infrastructures and capability critical to the success of their operational establishment.

Mr. Guthrie is a specialist and expert in deploying large mobile and social campaigns, repeat innovator with new technologies, start-up veteran for raising capital for new ventures, international telecom mobile network operator expert, software engineering management for multicultural and international teams, product and program management in mobile, social, security, charity and proficient usability skills. He is also an expert in mobile payment solutions.

With a focus on strategies solutions analysis to enhance business goals, he has developed various platforms which is capable of bringing a new perspective on the relative success of business managing practices and capital expenditure and achieving first-hand accuracy in maintenance of managed IT services to outsourcing relationships with improved systems performance and cost savings.

• 5-time startup veteran with experience raising capital, growing teams, and enabling revenue

• M.S., Software Engineering Management (Carnegie Mellon); B.A., Cognitive Science (UCSD)

Specialties: Expert in deploying large mobile/social campaigns, repeat innovator with new technologies, start-up veteran for raising capital for new ventures, international telecom mobile network operator expert, software engineering management for multicultural and international teams, product/program management in mobile/social/security/charity, proficient usability skills, and mobile payment expert.

Disciple of Alexander “Sasha” Shulgin and funding partner of Lucid Sound Design (LSD) Foundation in California, 1998.