Mr. Derek Schueren is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Akorda. He co-founded and served as Managing Director of New York at Recommind. He served as President at Akora. He helped build the company into a market leader for enterprise search, categorization, and information risk management software. He has extensive experience working with Fortune 500 enterprises, global law firms, and technology partners in the areas of eDiscovery and information access. He is a frequent speaker at industry events and has been named one of the top 100 Global Tech Leaders by Citytech Magazine. Prior to co-founding Recommind, he was at S & T World Products where he held several senior positions in sales and operations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in biochemistry and molecular biology from Brown University and a Master's degree from the University of Oregon.