Hakan is a hands on engineering leader who has worked in start-ups and Fortune 1000 companies. Most recently, he was a co-founder and CTO of Cognier, a SAAS analytics start-up company for operational intelligence. Before Cognier, Hakan was VP of Engineering at Autonomy Inc./Iron Mountain. He joined Iron Mountain through the acquisition of Stratify, the leader in eDiscovery software as a service, where he was Director of Engineering. He led a team who built large scale service for eDiscovery that were used by hundreds of users for reviewing terabytes of data. Hakan has PhD from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and MS degree from Syracuse University.