Face4 Systems Inc.
About the Company
Face4 Systems Inc. is a leading face recognition solutions company with headquarters in Ottawa, Canada. Face4 Systems delivers face-based surveillance solutions for enhanced security at public entry and checkpoint locations.
Face4 Systems’ products, solutions and expertise are delivered worldwide either directly or through qualified partners and integrators.
President, Director and Chairman of the Board
Robert has over 40 years of leadership and business development experience at the Vice-President and President level in both large multinational corporations and start-ups. As President of Face4 Systems, Inc. and Vice President of its predecessor companies since 2004, Robert has led the sales, development, and deployment of biometric solutions for covert surveillance, border control, and secure ID issuance. Prior to joining Face4 Systems, Robert has led the building of businesses in the areas of security, online government services, large scale IT and communications, industrial infrastructure and utilities, manufacturing, and process control. Robert is a professional engineer and holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from Queens University.
Chief Technology Officer
Ilan has over 20 years of research, development and system deployment experience in the areas of biometrics, biomedical engineering, remote sensing and telecommunications. For 14 years, Ilan has focused specifically on face biometrics and has led teams in the delivery of face recognition solutions globally. As a systems architect, he has worked extensively with customers in the field gaining an in-depth understanding of the industry and bridging technology to business solutions. Ilan has a strong background in software development, biometric algorithms, and image processing. He holds a Master’s degree in electrical and biomedical engineering from the University of Toronto.
Lead Software Developer and Architect
Ferents is a seasoned software professional with over 27 years of experience. In his roles as developer, analyst, architect and technical lead, Ferents has delivered products and mission critical solutions for commercial, government and military applications. At Face4, Ferents has led the development of the flagship Face4 Lookout System (FLS) product from its inception. Ferents has a Master’s degree in Mathematics from Uzhgorod State University.
Chief Financial Officer and Director
Mike has worked as the CFO of many public and private technology companies in the United States and Canada. He has taken companies public on the TSX-V and its predecessors and on OTC-BB in the US. For smaller companies, he often takes on a operational role in the management and deliver of products and solutions. Mike holds a B.A. in Economics and Law and is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CGA).