Meet the Team 

Headed by Dion Bettjeman, Mindhive is made up of a global team of experts in their own field. Shared passion? Their drive to solve problems through ultra-smart technology – with great commercial impact. 

  Dion Bettjeman   Fuelled by his engineering background, combined with his data-savvy skills and problem solving mind-set, Dion spotted an opportunity in 2011 to capture and translate data from hydraulics systems. ‘This type of solution can apply to any industry’, he realised quickly, and Mindhive was born. Since then, he has been leading Mindhive with great vision and the ability to consistently put forward solutions that are 100% market proof.

Dion Bettjeman

Fuelled by his engineering background, combined with his data-savvy skills and problem solving mind-set, Dion spotted an opportunity in 2011 to capture and translate data from hydraulics systems. ‘This type of solution can apply to any industry’, he realised quickly, and Mindhive was born. Since then, he has been leading Mindhive with great vision and the ability to consistently put forward solutions that are 100% market proof.

  Neil Martin   Neil’s career first took shape in an IT management role straight out of university. A few years later, he chose to follow the financial path and built an impressive 12-year career in investment banking based in Europe. Having come back to New Zealand in 2016, he partnered with Dion and his team to lead Mindhive into the next stage of its success.

Neil Martin

Neil’s career first took shape in an IT management role straight out of university. A few years later, he chose to follow the financial path and built an impressive 12-year career in investment banking based in Europe. Having come back to New Zealand in 2016, he partnered with Dion and his team to lead Mindhive into the next stage of its success.

  Damon Maria   Having developed computer software for 25 years - covering a wide array of specialisations - Damon helped build and manage a successful web business, which he sold before co-creating Mindhive with Dion. It was time to emerge themselves in ‘bleeding-edge’ technologies – and be at the forefront of a new era using AI and computer vision to tackle client’s challenges.

Damon Maria

Having developed computer software for 25 years - covering a wide array of specialisations - Damon helped build and manage a successful web business, which he sold before co-creating Mindhive with Dion. It was time to emerge themselves in ‘bleeding-edge’ technologies – and be at the forefront of a new era using AI and computer vision to tackle client’s challenges.

 
  Nick Virtue

Nick Virtue

 
  Shiomi Ito   Shiomi is a software engineer with 10 years experience across machine vision, artificial intelligence, embedded system and mobile platforms. Before joining Mindhive, Shiomi he was heavily involved the machine vision industry as a software developer in Japan.  Outside of work, he enjoys spending time exploring and is easily swayed by delicious food and sake.

Shiomi Ito

Shiomi is a software engineer with 10 years experience across machine vision, artificial intelligence, embedded system and mobile platforms. Before joining Mindhive, Shiomi he was heavily involved the machine vision industry as a software developer in Japan.

Outside of work, he enjoys spending time exploring and is easily swayed by delicious food and sake.

 
  Poppy   Interim head of barketing, Poppy's previous 3 years of experience has proved invaluable when holding down various pieces of office furniture and joining meetings uninvited.

Poppy

Interim head of barketing, Poppy's previous 3 years of experience has proved invaluable when holding down various pieces of office furniture and joining meetings uninvited.

  Phil Devoid   Are you an AI developer with a focus on machine vision? Are you ready to take a leap into the wondrous world called Mindhive? Send your version of a resume and turn the world upside down with us. <email>

Phil Devoid

Are you an AI developer with a focus on machine vision? Are you ready to take a leap into the wondrous world called Mindhive? Send your version of a resume and turn the world upside down with us. <email>