John Kyle is the President of ApeSoft, Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of APE Software Components, SL an enterprise software and services company based in Barcelona, Spain. He is also the founder and principal consultant of Kyle Venture Advisors, LLC, a firm devoted to the advancement of early- and mid-stage startup companies. Previously, Mr. Kyle served as Vice President of Marketing for LogiXML (enterprise software) and Vice President & General Manager at ARC (financial and data services). He has also held leadership roles with MicroStrategy, EMC, Silicon Graphics and Cray Research. He holds an M.B.A. from Heriot Watt University in the United Kingdom and a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Kentucky. Mr. Kyle has served on numerous boards and advisory boards including Teradata Corporation, LogiXML and the University of Kentucky Computer Science Department.