The BitTitan Leadership Team
Geeman Yip is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of BitTitan, guiding the aggressive growth and execution of all strategic company initiatives. Recognizing the limitless potential of the cloud but also the barriers confronting its adoption, Geeman founded BitTitan in 2007 to help IT service providers and businesses assess, deploy, and manage technology solutions in a rapidly changing cloud world.
Prior to BitTitan, Geeman was a program manager and early member of Microsoft’s Business Productivity Online Suite team, architecting what would become the foundation for today’s Office 365 suite. He has over two decades’ worth of experience in the software and IT spaces, including email services, identity management, telephony systems, and business productivity applications.
An active philanthropist, sailor, ballroom dancer, and mentor to young entrepreneurs in the Greater Seattle Area, Geeman holds a bachelor’s degree in Information and Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine and is the author of multiple U.S. software patents.
Vice President, Finance & Operations
Barney Silver is the Vice President, Finance & Operations at BitTitan, heading up business development, finance, human resources, legal, and building teams for the company. He has over 20 years of experience in the finance and technology sectors, working for and advising early stage companies as well as large multinational groups in Asia, Europe, and the US. Prior to BitTitan, he served as Senior Vice President and Principal for ATREG, a boutique advisory firm for global technology companies.
An avid reader, podcaster, and fan of the arts, Barney holds an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School and a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth.
Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Dr. Uzma Burki is the Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer at BitTitan, leading the recruitment and staffing, employee advocacy, and development and compensation teams. With over 20 years of professional experience, Dr. Burki has worked in various capacities with Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits and private entities. Prior BitTitan, Dr. Burki held an HR executive role with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.
Dr. Burki has served in HR executive roles with Altvia Consulting, Battelle, Amtrak Corporation, and American Red Cross. Her positions ranged from serving as head of human resources or chief human resources officer to deputy head of human resources. Dr. Burki also held management positions with Ameriprise, National City Bank, and Citigroup.
Burki holds a Ph.D. from Fielding Graduate University. She earned master’s degrees from Columbia University, Tufts University, and Kansas State University, and holds numerous HR licenses and certifications.
Vice President, Products
Mark Kirstein is the Vice President, Products at BitTitan, leading product development and product management teams for the company’s two SaaS solutions: MigrationWiz® and MSPComplete®. Prior to BitTitan, Mark served as the Senior Director of Product Management for the Mobile Enterprise Software division of Motorola Solutions, continuing in that capacity following its acquisition by Zebra Technologies in 2014. Mark has over two decades of experience overseeing product strategy, development, and go-to-market initiatives.
When not on the road coaching his daughter’s softball team, Mark enjoys spending time outdoors and rooting for the Boston Red Sox. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from California Polytechnic State University.
Vice President, Global Marketing
Pam Cory is the Vice President, Global Marketing at BitTitan, championing all product, brand, and channel marketing initiatives, as well as driving strategy around demand generation, business development, and media/analyst relations. A veteran technology marketer, Pam joined BitTitan from Dell EMC, where she served as Head of Marketing, Emerging Technologies. She has also served in executive marketing capacities for ProQuest, NetMotion Wireless, and Intermec.
An active mentor, marketing advisor, and mother of three, Pam is a world traveler and a fourth-generation Seattleite. She holds an MBA from Seattle University and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington.
Vice President, Global Sales
Tony Rummans is the Vice President, Global Sales at BitTitan, leading, executing, and managing worldwide channel and direct sales strategies for the company. Tony brings a deep breadth of international sales management and experience from numerous executive positions at IBM. Prior to joining BitTitan, Tony led the global sales team at ProQuest, a global information-content and technology company.
A North Carolina native, a 5K runner, and an “aspirational” golfer, Tony attended the MBA program at the University of Chicago and holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Vanderbilt University.