François-Paul Briand – Chief Technical Officer and co-founder. Mr. Briand spearheads the technical research and development of critical thinking skills assessment tools. He leads the company’s patent efforts and licensing platform initiatives. His experience includes the Vice-Chairman, President & CEO positions at North American Morpho Systems, Inc. (now a SAFRAN company) a world leader in AFIS (Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems) and other biometrics technology.