Dr. Wayne Alistair Munro, Ph.D. is CoFounder and Chief Technology Officer of the Company. Wayne leads SLIs engineering team. He is responsible for the production and maintenance of the client searches as well as the development of the SLI products. Wayne is a cofounder of SLI and has developed some of SLIs core algorithms as well as managing and developing the internal processes that have allowed the SLI engineering team to grow efficiently. Before joining the Company, he held senior technical positions with NBCi and GlobalBrain, specialising in software development and theoretical research. Wayne also worked as a research scientist for the Wool Research Organisation of New Zealand. He has a PhD in engineering from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, where he developed new numerical models for structural simulation. Wayne has also published papers in international journals.