Chris Livadas

Toronto, Canada

Tech Co-Founder and Business Consultant
Chris's Skills
Technical
Product Management
Design
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 2+ startups

About Chris

Background: Multi-startup CTO; PROVEN to execute on great ideas. Creative, analytical, solution-oriented, and results-driven.

Technically: Currently focusing on web & mobile, design/architecture or development. Up to speed on cross-platform tools targeting multiple platforms (iOS, Android, web, etc.) at the same time -- e.g. MeteorJS, Phonegap, HTML5, CSS.

Looking for: The next Big Idea--preferably in FinTech, but elsewhere is fine, too.

Quote

Without struggle, there is no progress. - Frederick Douglass

Work Experience

CTO

U-Feast

March 2016 - May 2019

Marketing, media and services-oriented startup focusing on the experiential food entertainment space.

CTO

Partnershop

August 2013 - December 2014

Startup leveraging online Social Networks (+ building neighbourhood SN’s) for collaboration and co-marketing purposes.

CTO

Finango

January 2000 - April 2001

Dot.Com startup whose main product was an advanced personal financial portal for the North American consumer.

Senior Consulting Engineer

Great Olive Software

May 2001 - July 2013

Software engineering and technical consulting to various industry verticals, supply-chain & distribution, finance, and prepaid/stored-value debit card.

CTO

Micruity

June 2018 - Today

Micruity is building software to automate competitive micro life annuity quotes and transactions inside DC pension plans. Chris provides technical direction, strategic planning and advisory services, as well as contributing to the engineering of this exciting new product.

Accelerator/Incubator

Cookhouse Lab

2018

Ryerson DMZ

2013

Global Insurance Accelerator

2019