Paul Vallée co-founded Pythian in 1997 and became CEO of the company in 2005. His passion and foresight for using data and technology to drive business success has helped Pythian become a high-growth global company, with more than 400 employees and offices in North America, Europe and Asia. Paul is a strong proponent of technical excellence as well as diversity in the workplace. Prior to founding Pythian, Paul worked as a data scientist and holds a bachelor of commerce degree in management information systems from the University of Ottawa. He was acknowledged as a “Top 40 under 40” in 2011 by the Ottawa Business Journal in recognition of Pythian’s growth to that time.