Arabella Carey Adolfsson
As the Chief Executive Officer with DTA in charge of business development and contracts, Adolfsson has a global reach that she brings to her clients. DTA’s numerous clients include academia, R&D institutions and private companies. Adolfsson has a B.S. in Business and Management from the University of Redlands, a Global Bio-Executive Certificate from the Haas School of Business at the University of California Berkeley. She attended schools in Mexico and France, is bilingual and loves deep sea fishing.
Kurt Manninen
VP of Product Development
Kurt provides DTA full stack development and is responsible for creating applications that leverage machine learning technologies. He is the architect of the machine learning platform behind TechMatch that uses cognitive agents for finding concepts within unstructured text of any language. Kurt joined DTA after distinguished careers at ai-one, inc., IBM and Lockheed Martin. He graduated from Kalamazoo College with a BA Computer Science.
Ulises Elias
Director of Business Development Mexico
Ulises has gathered a hands-on experience in the design, implementation and management of regional economic, business and entrepreneurship development projects, considering two programs funded by the Inter-American Development Bank in Mexico and high-level studies in Innovation Management in Denmark. He co-founded the high-tech business accelerator Mindhub in Tijuana, and ran the business accelerator Orion Startups in Chihuahua, Mexico. In 2015 the Tijuana Innovadora included him in the Tijuana Hall of Fame. Ulises participated in the "International Visitor Leadership Program" sponsored by the U.S. State Department to travel along the U.S. visiting and connecting with entrepreneurship programs, universities, VC's funds and research centers. He was a professor in Innovation Management at Tec de Monterrey, Campus Chihuahua, and a facilitator of Startup Weekends in Mexico. Bachelor of Science in International Economics. International Economics School at Chihuahua State University (UACH), Mexico. Technician in Industrial Production. Baccalaureate of Industrial Technology and Services (CBTIS), Mexico.


R&D Institutions: VTT Finland, Programma PAVETT Mexico, Royal Institute of Technology Sweden, ADIAT Mexico

Universities: California State University San Bernardino/ Lund University of Sweden, KTH Stockholm

Companies: LARTA/ InfinID Technologies/ Immunicum Sweden/JOT Automation Finland/Safe Environment/Cognitive Vision/

Startups: Softlinx U.S/ Ginolis Finland