Bio

Andrew M. Fountain B.Sc. Eng., Ph.D.

Educational background

  • B.Sc. (hons) in Electronic Engineering, University College London, UK
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Southampton, UK

Work Experience

  • Marconi Space and Defense Systems – Development of encrypted speech communications systems.
  • IBM Research and Development Labs – Software engineer in special products development.
  • University of Southampton – Lecturer in Computer Science. Provided technical leadership to a research team in the area of hypertext and electronic publishing.
  • TrainCanada.com – development and integration of national database using MS SQL
  • Freelance consulting and training – Internet enabling technologies including MS-SQL server, MS C#.NET, Oracle, MySQL and PHP. (Clients include AOL, Toronto Stock Exchange, Rogers Communications, EMI Music Distribution and the Federal Government.)
  • Freelance consulting – back-end development of database-driven websites using the Drupal content management system.
  • Corporate Finance Associates – Canadian Director of Technology