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Seeking innovative solutions for:

  • Fighting the FlamesWorld Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Malaysia seeks scalable technology solutions to suppress forest fires in Southeast Asian inland and peatland forests.
  • Off to the FarmXinova is seeking information on current trends in the fertilizer market for large-scale commercial agriculture production in the United States
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Paul Levins


Paul is a Co-Founder of Xinova. In 2016, he worked with a team including Xinova’s CEO Edward Jung to create Xinova out of an entity formerly known as the Invention Development Fund.  Paul led the team that was responsible for many of Xinova’s first revenues, original business models and clients, and until April 2019 was Xinova’s Chief Strategy Officer.

Previously he held Senior Executive roles at the Invention Development Fund including EVP Global Partnerships, Head of APAC monetization, and Australia and New Zealand Country Manager. He has over 30 years of experience in corporate, government, and not for profit sectors.  He has held senior executive roles at the infrastructure and telecommunications companies Bilfinger Berger and Telstra; he was EVP of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), an organization that coordinates the operational stability of the global Internet, where he set up their Washington DC office and negotiated and co-authored a new accountability mechanism with the United States Department of Commerce and the United States Congress.

He has held Chief of Staff and Senior Advisory roles in State and Federal government portfolios in Australia including Health, Forestry, Water, Infrastructure, Housing, Higher Education and Social Security. He Was a conciliator at the Australian Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission and helped to implement Australia’s Privacy Act. Paul is an Independent Director of the ANZAC Medical Research Institute and an Ambassador for Business Events Sydney. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Macquarie University and is an Honorary Associate, Mentor and Guest lecturer at the University of Sydney Graduate School of Government.

He is presently Head of Business Development for Souszen, a startup in the restaurant automation arena, is helping the Coffee Cherry Company with market entry to Australia and is pursuing a number of other startup opportunities in food and agriculture.

Our Team

Ken Tallo

Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Mai Huong Tran


Dana Lindquist

Data Scientist

Jessica Roberto

Technical Program Manager

Scott Needham

Country Head of Australia and New Zealand

Hsiu-Wu (Jason) Guo

Innovation Development Manager

Ted Leung

Vice President of Engineering

Nick Milanovich

Director | Innovation Services Group

Kevin Williams

Vice President | Innovation Services Group

Ken Poppe

Managing Director, Revenue & Program Management

Ken Pawlak

Managing Director

Raine Hermans

Managing Director, Innovation Banking and Development

John Kim

IT Manager

Yi Lan Chen

Research Coordinator

Jussi Westergren

Senior Advisor

Connor Timmerman

Senior Analyst | Network Platform

Molly Kent

Software Engineer

Andy Tolton

Public Relations and Marketing Manager

Katerina Baranyuk


Alyssa Moore

Senior Marketing Manager

Bo Garcia

Director of Business Development

Paul Payne

Architect | Network Platform

Sharat Reddy

General Manager, Marketing & North America Sales

Andrew McLain

Product Manager

Maggie Ng

Chief of Staff to CEO

Olivia Armstrong

Project Manager

Travis Murdock

Vice President of Marketing

Dan Dongil Kim

Executive Vice President of Finance

Sherri Richman

Innovation Business Development Representative

Nicole Underwood

HR Director

Daniel Edenhofer

Software Engineer

Madan Prabhu

Director | Innovation Services Group

Shivani G. Ludwig, Ph.D

Innovation Development Manager

Wolfgang Meyers

Software Engineer

Jimin “Eva” Kim

Office Administrator

Brett Hertzberg

Legal Consultant

Kaori Iguchi

Office Manager

Yan Sheng

Senior Vice President, Head of China

Nadia Savin

Business Intelligence Analyst

Wyatt Antoine

Information Technology Intern

Michelle Axelrod

Office Manager

Laura Vowles

Executive Assistant

Yongsung Kim

Chairman Korea & Asia

Edward Jung

Founder & CEO

Shiloh Stuart

Software Engineer

Stephen King

Entrepreneur in Residence

Al DeNooyer

Innovation Business Development Representative

Maynard Kang

Managing Director, Innovation Banking and Development

Dan Cook

Vice President, Growth & Scale Group

Ernst Stöttinger

Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

Rob Dhat

VP of Business Development

Matthew Ritchie

Senior Product Designer

Brian Yen


Chal Davidson

Director, Revenue & Program Management

Harvey Hung

Project Coordinator

Liron Porat

Innovation Program Director

Amy Greime

Vice President | Finance & Accounting

Masanobu Katoh

President | Xinova Japan

Grace Kang

Accounts Payable Specialist

Joshua Montgomery

Software Engineer

Graeme Weston

Vice Chairman and Managing Partner, Commercialization and Entrepreneurship

Rafidah Binte Md Aidi

Project Coordinator

Todd Kenck

Chief Financial Officer

Jacob Harvey

Accounting Manager

Stacey Ravetta

General Counsel

David Kraft

Global Head of Innovation Services

Matt Ferguson, PhD

Vice President of Network & Technology

Rapha Goyran

Software Engineer

Leesa Murphy

Payroll & Benefits Analyst

Kayo Ikegami

Operations Analyst

Cassandra Schwartz

Product Marketing Manager

Kelly Romano

Managing Partner | Innovation Banking and Development

BK Lee

President Korea

Madeline Song

Managing Director

Jose Chacon

Finance Manager

Ryan Canfield

Software Engineer

Brad Roberts Ph.D.

Global Head of Network Platform

Eliot Baker

Programs and Content Manager

Chris Petersen

Software Engineer

Jordan Bundy

Manager, Software Engineer

Sara Telfer

Senior Product Designer

Jake Cannon

Senior Technical Support Engineer

Ramakrishnan Vaidyanathan

Director, Innovation Development & Banking

Rahul Das

Vice President

Jorma Ollila

Executive Chairman

Glenn Edens

Partner, Innovation Banking and Development

Paul Levins


Mark Buchthal

Software Engineer

Grace Fox

HR Generalist

Christopher Ruehs

Software Engineer

Clariz Adelle Mariano

Software Engineer

Kevin Crommelin

Product Manager

Patrick Ennis

Chief Technology Officer

Emma DeMaris

Marketing Intern

Naoki Bessho

Innovation Development Manager

Doug Loy, Ph.D.

Vice President | Innovation Services Group

Duncan Mowatt

Senior Product Designer

Imran Sajjad

Staff Accountant

Kyle Dowling

Director of Business Development

Soleil Brisbane

Employer Branding Specialist

Mark Klopp

Business Development Consultant

Seth Miller

Managing Director, Innovation Services

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We are always seeking new problems to solve, as well as innovators and entrepreneurs to help us solve them. Let’s work together to create the future.

Our Worldwide Locations


311 ½ Occidental Ave S
Suite 300
Seattle, WA 98104
+1 (206) 800-2678


Xinova Japan GK
Yaesu Mitsui Building 6F
2-7-2 Yaesu, Chuo-ku
Tokyo 104-0028 Japan


Xinova Innovation (Beijing) Consultancy Co. Ltd.
Room 2494, Level 24, Tower 3
China Central Place
77 Jianguo Road
Chaoyang District
Beijing, 100025 China


Xinova Asia Pte Ltd.
150 Beach Road
#08-06/08 Gateway West
189720 Singapore
+65 6408 5080


Xinova Korea
10th floor, Golfzone Tower
735, Yeongdong-daero
Seoul 06072, Korea
+82 2 6952 8840


Xinova Australasia Pty Ltd.
223 Liverpool St
Darlinghurst, NSW 2010
+61 2 8093 4850


Xinova India
Suite No 208, 2nd Floor
Survey No 414
PSR Complex
Govinda Reddy (GR) Layout
Bannerghatta Road
Karnataka, 560076, India


Xinova Finland
Erottajankatu 5 A 4
FI-00130 Helsinki

Affiliate offices in Tel Aviv & Vienna