Innovating The Future
We believe in a future where innovation is accessible and affordable to every individual and organization on Earth, allowing everyone to focus on the creative side of a business while letting technology do the rest.Read More
Standing for "The Complete Integrated Blockchain Business Solution", OCTERA CIBBS© aims to be truly the first "real-world" decentralized business solution for organizations of any type, size and budget, offering unprecedented benefits that aims to secure and future-proof your business for many decades to come.
Meet The Octera Technologies Team
Bridging The Gap With The Future
Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Clifford has more than 20 years of corporate and consulting experience across a wide range of roles in the areas of accounting and taxation, banking and finance and investment, marketing and accounting product design.
Before forming Octera Technologies, Clifford was the Founder and Director of Link2050 - a cloud-based accounting solution company for small and medium enterprises.
Clifford was also the Vice President of Intercontinental Trust of Mauritius. In this position, he was responsible for the development of the Australian and the Chinese markets with respect to offshore tax structures for companies investing in the mining industry in Africa. Before this role, Clifford was the Managing Director for the Mauritius Ltd Group - a company involved in the tourism sector in Mauritius.
earlier in his career, Clifford worked as a Senior Manager (Group Tax Division) in the Westpac Banking Corporation in Sydney, Australia and also worked as Tax Accountant at BNP Paribas in Sydney, Australia.
From Sept 2013 to Sept 2015, Clifford served as the Chairman of the Mauritius Institute of Professional Accountants, the regulator for the accounting profession in Mauritius, where he led the institute to become a full member of the International Federation of Accountants and also led the project to organize the 3rd Africa Congress of Accountants in 2015 in Mauritius.
Clifford holds a Master of Taxation Law from the University of Sydney, Australia, a Master of Commerce in Funds Management from the University of New South Wales, Australia, and a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance from the Western Sydney University, Australia (formerly known as the University of Western Sydney). He is also a member of CPA Australia and a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.
Co-Founder & Chief Technology Officer
Leonard has over 17 years of corporate experience in the fields of IT, Telecom, AI research and blockchain development.
Prior to co-founding Octera Technologies, he was Director of Technology, Head of pre-sales engineering, Customer Technical Advocate and Subject Matter Expert for Nokia and former Alcatel-Lucent Singapore.
In his ample career he gain extensive knowledge and experience with Microsoft, Linux and Unix servers and database design, software development (Java scripting, Python, R and C++), IP and Optical networks (NRS, Cisco, N-PSS, Huawei, etc.), blockchain development, smart contracts and AI (neural networks, deep learning and data mining)
He has a Masters of Business Administration at Anglia Ruskin University (UK/Cambridge), a Master in Neuro-Linguistic Programming, a Bachelors of Computer Science at University of the West (Romania/Timisoara), Bachelor of Law at Vasile Goldis University (Romania/Arad). He is also MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, NRS2, LPI, RHCA, CCNP, NRS2 certified.
Leonard is actively involved in the public arena (Asia and EU mainly) through numerous speeches, university lectures and workshops on financial technology, blockchain technology and artificial intelligence.
Co-Founder & Chief Software Architect
John is the global CEO of Riverdale Cloud International Ltd. He has previously served as the Managing Partner of Excella Software - an Internet business solution company.
Having two decades of business experience with him, he has been instrumental in making Riverdale Cloud Ltd. (www.cloudriverdale.com.au) - a global software development business with offices in Sydney (Australia) and India (Bangalore).
He holds a Bachelor Degree in Science from Bangalore University, a Diploma in Advanced Computing from Centre for Development of Advanced Computing Govt. of India.
His vision of Cloud computing started way back in 2008 inspired from the Gartner top 10 technologies.
John carries great success in providing cloud-based solutions that helps businesses to collaborate efficiently and effectively worldwide. His client-base has been across the globe and in various industries. John’s team has been instrumental in developing the different components which will make up the Octera ecosystem.