ABOUT OUR COMPANY
THE METRON FORCE™ TEAM
MEET OUR MEMBERS
Alex Lai is the CEO and founder of Metron Force™. He previously worked at Intel®, one of the world’s largest semiconductor chip makers.
At Intel, he was a senior microprocessor design engineer for 15 years. There, he specialized in computer architecture performance, design, graphic and arithmetic algorithms.
Lai has been an entrepreneur of IoT wearable devices since 2013. He has become an expert in embedded programming and system integration with motion, biometric sensor, and wireless technology.
He developed the Metron Force™ patent-pending wrist gesture control algorithm and fused it with a flying self-balance algorithm.
AARON CINCO RANTE
Aaron Rante is a Software and QA Engineer and Analyst at Cisco Systems®. Cisco is largely considered the worldwide leader in IT technology solutions.
Rante was also previously a systems test and release engineering managing supervisor at Allied Telesis. Allied Telesis® is in its third decade as a leader in IP/Ethernet and other intelligent connectivity solutions.
Arman Fadrilan is a senior manufacturing engineer at Medtronic®. Medtronic is the world’s largest standalone medical technology development company.
Fadrilan has also been an engineer at Olympus Medical Systems. Founded in 1919, Olympus is known as a technology leader in creating opto-digital solutions in healthcare, life science and consumer electronics products.
Shankar Jay is a Metron Force™ co-founder. He is a technical lead for the high performance server core team at Intel, which powers the world’s fastest super computers.
He holds two patents in high performance micro-architecture and has written multiple-peer-reviewed technical papers.
Jay holds a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Sains Malaysia and a M.S. in Finance from Baruch College.
MAXIMILIANO AGUSTIN MAHLER
From Argentina, Mahler received his received his B.S. in Industrial Design at Buenos Aires University with a post graduate degree in furniture design.
He also has teaching credentials for Industrial Design studies where he taught at his university and also high school computer studies.
Mahler was years of experience for startups such as Trimaker and Dolfi. Trimaker develops and manufactures 3D printers. Dolfi is an international startup company whose focus is on designing new concepts for textile cleaning devices by ultrasound.
PR / MARKETING MANAGER
Rafael Larin is Owner & Principal of Emissary Communications, a tech PR and marketing consultancy that has helped dozens of startups with comprehensive communications strategies and implementation. Larin has also managed PR programs for various large enterprise and consumer tech companies too. Prior to founding Emissary Communications, he worked at various top public relations firms: Capital Relations, Ketchum and MS&L. He also served in the US Air Force and California Air National Guard.