Contact us

UK

3rd Fl. Palladium House 

1-4 Argyll Street

London

W1F 7LD

 

 

POLAND

Aleje Jerozolimskie 134

02-305 Warsaw

Tel: +48 22 101 0182

 

USA

999 3rd Avenue,

Suite 700

Seattle, WA 98104 

Tel: +1 206 368 3178

Fax: +1206 331 4876

Key Team Members

Passion for technological innovation, superior customer service and rigorous adherence to deadlines and product quality is what drives our organization. And here are some of the people leading these efforts.

Michel Goffin

Michel Goffin

President & Director

Oversees business strategy and overall execution of operations. Michel previously worked as Chief Operations Officer of Atlas Accelerator, the largest venture accelerator in the US with investments in over 100 companies. Michel was the president of Seet International Ventures Inc. (SIVI), an incubator of technology companies. In 2002, Michel co-founded VoloMedia, a platform for the distribution of media and integrated advertising to portable devices. Prior to VoloMedia, Michel was CFO at QDesign, the developer of the original QuickTime technology for Apple. Michel is a graduate of the Johns Hopkins School for Advanced International Studies.

Slobodan Cvetkovic MS EE

Slobodan Cvetkovic MS EE

Chief Scientist

Over 20 years of experience in data and signal processing, image processing/analysis, control systems, real time multithreading applications, and enterprise applications. At Decatur, Bobby is the chief research scientist for iris recognition and biometric solutions. He also leads the R&D team in document security features. He has been granted 12 US patents, and has previously designed custom optical devices for the authentication of optical watermarks and other security features, such as lenses built into polycarbonate documents. He contributed to major projects such as the UK passport, US passport, Bangladesh driver's license and Bangladesh passport.

Andrey Nikiforov Ph.D

Andrey Nikiforov Ph.D

Lead R&D Scientist

Specializes in signal and image processing, and pattern recognition in biometric applications. Andrey has developed and supervised our fingerprint recognition algorithm. He also developed and supervises other biometric matching modalities such as our, iris, finger vein, palm print and facial recognition systems. He previously developed one of the first speech and speaker recognition engines in Russia.

Galina Nikiforova Ph.D

Galina Nikiforova Ph.D

Lead R&D Scientist

Specializes in software engineering, algorithms development, and business management. Galina has over 30 years experience in the industry. She joined Decatur in 2011 after working at Oracle as a Principal Application Engineer, where she designed and developed software for various OS and software/hardware architectures. Galina has developed four successful full-cycle software projects in the US. She previously worked as the Business Manager at Aladdin Software Security in Russia, and had led the company's triumphant reorganization during a major financial crisis in the country. She now manages our projects, and develops biometric algorithms and software.

 

Ilia Nikiforov Ph.D

Ilia Nikiforov Ph.D

R&D Scientist

Ilia joined Decatur in 2015 after specializing in classical and quantum materials simulations during his graduate and postdoctoral studies. He is currently contributing to and improving Decatur’s fingerprint and iris matching algorithms. He was the winner of the Distinguished Masters Thesis Award 2010-2011 from the University of Minnesota. Ilia also has 10 publications and has presented at various conferences across the world.