Russell Verbeeten

Russell Verbeeten

Product Development and Internet Research

After completing a BASc in Electrical Engineering at the University of Toronto, Russell was part of the founding team of two mobile technology companies which both had successful exits after growing to a team of over 80: Vortex Mobile was a new media marketing services provider and Vortex Connect developed mobile workforce software products. Following the acquisition of these companies, Russell researched the diffusion of technology in society at the University of Oxford, earning an MSc in Social Science of the Internet. Russell is in the process of starting another technology business.