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Our Team

CalypsoAI’s executive leadership draws on cutting edge experience across commercial and national security operations. Our leadership has scaled businesses, led programs, and transformed industries.

Leadership Team

Neil Serebryany

Chief Executive Officer

Neil has led industry-defining innovations throughout his career. From being one of the world’s youngest venture capital investors to the front lines of national security innovation as a DoD civilian, Neil has pushed science and applications forward. Neil holds multiple patents in the space of machine learning.

Victor Ardulov

Founding Scientist

Victor has spent his career at the cutting edge. Prior to CalypsoAI, he worked on NASA, DARPA, and IARPA programs. He is a research scientist by trade and an expert in control theory and machine learning. Victor has spearheaded CalypsoAI’s R&D efforts.

James White

Chief Technical Officer

James has built and scaled security and data-oriented companies as an engineering lead, including FireEye Mandiant and Qualtrics. He has built and delivered software for state and federal government agencies in the US as well as a wide range of commercial clients.

Barry Duffy

Director of Commercial Product

Barry has designed and delivered software solutions for some of the world’s largest insurers. For over 15 years, his work has spanned early engagement, pre-sales, design, delivery and go-live support. Before joining CalypsoAI in 2021, he was the Global Product Manager for the FINEOS Claims system.

Andrew Spage

Vice President, Solutions Architecture

Andy has over 30 years of experience as an innovator and thought leader in both commercial and government enterprises. His accomplishments include establishing the first IC sponsored geospatial data sharing platform to partner with industry and support development AI/CV algorithms.

Robert McGrath

Vice President, Marketing

A graduate of University College Dublin, Robert is a recognised global marketing leader, having held various senior leadership roles at Linkedin, more recently as their International Marketing Director. Previous to that, he's held senior positions across the Telco and Tourism sectors. Robert's experience to date sits at the intersection of hyper-growth and hyper-complexity.

Nick Jovanovic

Vice President, Government

Nick has worked with talented teams at start-ups and high-growth technology companies such as 3PARdata, CommVault, and Vormetric. In his most recent role at Thales Trusted Cyber Technologies (TCT), Nick enabled his team to support U.S. Federal Government customers worldwide to implement a zero-trust security framework.

Dr. Mitchell Sipus

Director of Product

For over 12 years Dr. Sipus has built organizations and pioneered digital products with global impact. Mitchell was a 2016, Presidential Innovation Fellow at the White House, detailed to the EPA, VA, US Dept. of State, and the National Security Council. As specialist in human computer interaction (HCI), Mitchell has built successful ventures in the domains of private equity, computer vision, regional security and post-war reconstruction.


Tony Demartino

Advisor: Strategy, PR, Partnerships

Tony is a Founding Partner of Pallas. He was most recently the Deputy Chief of Staff to the Secretary of Defense and the Chief of Staff to the Deputy Secretary of Defense. Previously, Tony served more than 20 years as an Infantry officer in the U.S. Army, and served as Chief of Staff to the Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency.

Kari Bingen

Advisor: Technology, Strategy

Served as the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security (DUSD(I&S)). Previously, she was the Policy Director on the House Armed Service Committee and a space policy analyst at the Aerospace Corporation. Kari is a Non-Resident Senior Adviser at CSIS. She is a graduate of MIT with a degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics, and a 2002 NRO Technology Fellow.

Michael Molino

Advisor: Business Development Strategy

Mike Molino is ASRC Federal’s Executive Vice President of corporate development where he leads the company’s mergers and acquisitions strategy, ensuring effective capital deployment and strategy alignment. Previously, Mike was the Senior Vice President of corporate development at Leidos where he helped lead the Leidos acquisition of Lockheed Martin IS&GS. Mike is also a member of the Autonomy Study Group at the Army Science Board and was a Vice President at SAIC.

Tyler Sweatt

Advisor: Government Project Advisor

Tyler is an experienced sales, strategy, and business executive focused on emerging technology and national security. He has spent the past decade working on emerging technology and security challenges, helping organizations to identify, customize, and scale critical technologies. Tyler worked at futurist firm Toffler Associates where he led the emerging technology and security practice and founded consulting firm Future Tense, which was acquired in 2019. A former military officer, Tyler is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point.

Robert Eisiminger

Advisor: Organizational Culture, Partnerships

Bob Eisiminger was the co-founder/CEO of Knight Point Systems, leading them to 8 years in a row on the Inc 5000 list; best places to work awards from the Washington Post; the Washingtonian Magazine; and the Virginia Chamber of Commerce multiple times. Bob sold KPS to Perspecta in July 2019. He was named a Distinguished Member of the West Point Society of DC in 2018 and was named The EY Entrepreneur of the Year in the Government Contracting category for the Mid-Atlantic in 2019. Bob is a 1988 graduate of the United States Military Academy.

Congressman David Dreier

Strategic and Technical Advisor

David Dreier served from 1981-2013 as a member of Congress ascending you the congressional leadership. A Distinguished Fellow at the Brookings Institution and a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, he is the immediate past Chairman of Tribune Publishing. Dreier is a trustee of Claremont McKenna College (his alma mater) and the California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

Tim Richardson

Strategic and Technical Advisor

Tim is a technology industry veteran. He currently serves as a Venture Partner at Paladin Capital Group. He has extensive experience as a Founder, Senior Executive and Board Member of multiple technology companies. He was a founder and senior executive of Liquid Robotics which was sold to Boeing in 2016. He was President and CEO of Micro Linear Corporation (Nasdaq: MLIN) which was acquired by Sirenza Microdevices and President and Co-Founder of VeriFiber Technologies which was acquired by Bandwidth 9. He is also a strategic advisor and guest lecturer for the Georgia Tech Research Institute.

Ali Golshan

Strategic and Technical Advisor

Ali is the Co-founder & CTO of StackRox. Prior to StackRox Ali was the Founder & CTO of Cyphort and lead the company's research & technical initiatives; he is the original architect behind the core Cyphort technologies. Previously Ali has advised numerous Fortune 100 companies including Google, Microsoft, Visa and PwC. Ali has also worked with Government Intelligence Agencies and Defense Contractors.

Jacqueline Tame

Strategic Advisor

Jacqueline most recently served as the Acting Deputy Director and inaugural Chief Performance Officer of DoD’s Joint Artificial Intelligence Center. Previously, she served as a Senior Advisor to the Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence and Security; Senior Staffer on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence; Chief of Customer Engagement at the Defense Intelligence Agency; Advisor to the Chief of Naval Operations; and Policy Advisor to the Deputy Director of National Intelligence.

Davey Gibian

Strategic Advisor

Business development and growth expert, experienced strategist focused on scaling national security technology ventures.

Our Founder

“With AI, validation is trust. Through our software AI can be trusted to save lives, enhance the mission, and provide much needed benefits around the world. CalypsoAI is an accelerant to the future."

Neil Serebryany, CalypsoAI CEO


CalypsoAI is a Silicon Valley-based company. We are venture capital backed by some of the leading growth-oriented software investors on earth.

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