MEET THE IMFUNA TEAM



A global business requires a global team. That's why the employees of Imfuna are located throughout the world, to give you the global coverage you require.

Instead of normal photos, each member of the Imfuna team has picked their ideal house to represent themselves.

The Imfuna team is always growing, so check back often to meet the new members of the Imfuna family!


Jax K.
Founder and President


Favorite meal: Ottolenghi recipes
Pet: English Labrador
Favorite musician: Oscar Peterson


Jax originally hails from South Africa, where he studied mechanical engineering at the Durban Institute of Technology's Natal College for Advanced Technical Education. From there, he built a 45 foot sailboat and began a worldwide sailing expedition which, after two years, landed him in San Francisco, California. Jax worked for numerous international engineering firms, ending up in the Bay Area before eventually forming his own construction consulting company, Jax Kneppers Associates, in 1989. JKA continues today serving government agencies, developers, insurance companies, manufacturers, owners, and design professionals with a range of specialized services. Jax is also executive committee chairman for the Engineers Alliance for the Arts, an organization that provides high school students an opportunity to interact with professional engineers and design, develop, and present complex plans for a scale bridge. Jax is a member of the International Conference of Building Officials, the American Society of Professional Estimators, the National Society of Professional Engineers, the Construction Specifications Institute, and a Certified Professional Estimator. In his spare time, Jax is a keen windsurfer and cyclist.


Malcolm A.<br>Director of Strategy and<br>Business Operations

Malcolm A.
Director of Strategy and
Business Operations


Favorite meal: Lump crab cakes
(any time of day)
Favorite place to travel: Crete, Greece or Nicoya Peninsula, Costa Rica or Port Douglas, Queensland, Australia or...
Hobby: High performance driving (national instructor)

Raised in the US, Australia, and South Africa. Resident of the San Francisco Bay Area for 30 years. National and international engineering, technology, and business development work experience. Imfuna enthusiast. Focused on bringing extraordinary value to our customers by delivering solid and highly efficient business productivity apps. Imfuna: Credibility at Work.
Christine H.<br>Senior<br>Software Engineer

Christine H.
Senior
Software Engineer


Favorite film: The Green Mile
Favorite day of the week: Thursday
Favorite hobby: Creating interesting things out of glass

Christine has been interested in science and engineering from an early age. She took a joint honours in maths and physics and went into IT from university. She's had various roles from technical support, sales, and product management but has returned to her first love, software engineering.
Brian K.<br>iOS Software<br>Engineer

Brian K.
iOS Software
Engineer


Favorite musician: Eminem
Apple or Windows: Apple, of course
Favorite fast food chain: In-N-Out

Brian was born, raised, and currently lives in San Francisco. He has been programming the Mac since he was 14 and the iPhone since it was first released. Brian enjoys spending time with his son on the weekend.

Carly K.<br>Infrastructure and<br>US Technical Support

Carly K.
Infrastructure and
US Technical Support


Favorite meal: Fish tacos
Favorite place to travel: Palm Springs
Favorite band: Arcade Fire

Carly grew up in San Francisco. She attended the University of Puget Sound and studied abroad in South Africa and Ireland. When not purchasing conference swag and logging bugs in Jira, she goes to concerts and gets very competitive about ping-pong.
James S.<br>Ruby on Rails<br>Software Engineer

James S.
Ruby on Rails
Software Engineer


Favorite season: Spring
Hobby: Self-reliance camping
Interesting fact: James was caught changing grades on a school test when he was 13

James Summerill grew up in Easington Colliery, taught himself computer programming, and went on to study computer forensics and ethical hacking at the University of Sunderland. After finding out it wasn't for him, James moved onto web development around the United Kingdom. James ended up at Imfuna working as a Ruby on Rails software engineer, developing the web-based platform.
Jacek P.<br>Ruby on Rails<br>Software Engineer

Jacek P.
Ruby on Rails
Software Engineer


Favorite day of the week: Saturday
Apple or Windows: Linux, then maybe Apple, definitely not Windows
Favorite season: Summer

Jacek started programming in Ruby in 2001. When Ruby became popular, it became his profession. Besides Ruby programming, he experiments with other programming languages and regularly solves coding puzzles on HackerRank. In the past, Jacek has worked on systems used in logistics and warehouse management.

Kanesh P.<br>Android<br>Software Engineer

Kanesh P.
Android
Software Engineer


Favorite day of the week: Friday
Favorite TV show: Lucifer and Mr. Robot
Favorite fast food chain: Rajdhani Restaurant

Kanesh designs, develops, and refactors mobile apps at Imfuna. His key area is improving UI/UX and simplifying a complex app interface. Kanesh earned a master's of science in IT and started his career writing Android apps when “Android“ was 2 years old. Prior to Imfuna, Kanesh designed and architected enterprise mobility platforms for leading IT companies and developed 17+ field-based mobile apps in the last 7 years. While not at work, he is a personal cricket coach and plays the online game Tanki Mate with his son.
Karl L.<br>UK Sales<br>Manager, Lettings

Karl L.
UK Sales
Manager, Lettings


Favorite meal: Has to be steak and chips with a good peppercorn sauce!
Apple or Windows: Windows
Favorite film: Alien

Karl grew up in Aberystwyth on the Welsh Coast, and although he isn’t Welsh he can speak the language! Karl studied law and business management at Derby University before moving into the property technology industry and joining Imfuna in London. Karl loves all things tech and can often be found disassembling various items.
Kathryn H.<br>UK Lead<br>Generation Specialist

Kathryn H.
UK Lead
Generation Specialist


Favorite meal: Can't beat a Sunday roast with all the trimmings
Favorite animal: Honey badger
Favorite day of the week: Saturday (lie-ins!)

Kat grew up in Derbyshire and studied psychology at Derby University. She then went on to work in recruitment and business development, and starting with Imfuna in April 2016. If you're thinking about using Imfuna - Kat's your girl!

Kerrie O.<br>South Africa Sales<br>and Support

Kerrie O.
South Africa Sales
and Support


Favorite musician: Michael Bublé
Pet hates: Incorrect spelling, being tardy, and loud chewing
Favorite restaurant: My local coffee shop ''Lekker'' - Lekker good coffee and Lekker Kak Service!

Fun loving mum of 2 adult boys, Kerrie loves meeting new people and helping those in need. She is her happiest with her family and close friends out in the sunshine, enjoying the beauty that life has to offer. Kerrie's motto is live, love, laugh.
Louis G.<br>Transcription<br>Lead

Louis G.
Transcription
Lead


Favorite meal: his mother's lasagna
Favorite band: Pink Floyd
Interesting fact: Really good driver

Louis was born and raised in Huntington Station, New York. One day he decided to move to Uruguay. He still doesn't really speak Spanish, but he has become expert at non-verbal communication. Typically surrounded by a pack of dogs.
Maddie M.<br>UK Sales<br>Manager, Surveyor

Maddie M.
UK Sales
Manager, Surveyor


Favorite season: Spring
Favorite band: Oasis
Interesting fact: I was once a contestant on a BBC quiz show. My team was amazing in the first few rounds, but we ultimately lost because I answered a Hunger Games question wrong, prompting Twitter users to call for my death.

Originally from Liverpool, Maddie has had a varied career in both sales and property. She's a big music and football fan (Everton) and likes nothing better than involving both in her weekend plans. And red wine.

Michael W.<br>Content<br>Marketing Specialist

Michael W.
Content
Marketing Specialist


Favorite season: Autumn
Favorite film: Bridget Jones' Diary
Favorite hobby: Managing his dog's Instagram account, @scoutandabout

After growing up in Minnesota, USA, Michael studied drama at New York University in New York City. Following a successful performing career, Michael moved to London to live with his fiancé and joined Imfuna to build the in-house transcription department. Michael transitioned to content marketing specialist and now enjoys producing content left, right, and center!
Natalie W.<br>UK Technical Support and<br>Training Manager

Natalie W.
UK Technical Support and
Training Manager


Favorite film: Pride and Prejudice
Favorite meal: Bacon and eggs
Favorite music: Latino Reggaeton

Natalie was born in Staffordshire, UK. She enjoys hoarding information and is particularly hooked on the BBC Parliament channel. Natalie strives to provide excellent care and assistance to clients in a Zen like fashion as a trainer and educator. She can sometimes talk quite fast and has a typical British sense of humor. Natalie is proactive rather than reactive and is proud to have typical Taurus traits.