Team

We are passionate about building a product that allows companies to enhance their services by incorporating cutting-edge facial recognition. We value our partners and we strive to maintain our integrity and ethics.

Panos Moutafis, Ph.D.

CEO

Panos is a computer scientist with expertise in facial recognition. He is well-known for his work ethic, diligence, and persistence. Panos is passionate about STEM education and in his spare time, speaks at schools about careers in science and technology.

Yi Shi

CMO

Yi possesses a diverse background in business administration, marketing and sales having cut her teeth in clothing retail and real estate sales. At Zenus, Yi has cultivated numerous business partnerships and customer relationships.

Rakshak Talwar

CTO

Rakshak is an expert in machine learning and hardware-software integration. Prior to Zenus, Rakshak was a cofounder of a smart-drone startup. Rakshak is also an advisor to multiple startups in Houston and he is a mentor at the UH RED Labs accelerator.

Rick Gentry

Software Architect

Rick is an experienced software developer focusing on system architecture. He is deeply interested in design principles and he is committed to delivering fully tested products. Rick works closely with our customers to ensure seamless integration.

Harvin Moore

Senior Advisor

Harvin brings more than two decades’ experience in operations. He is a partner of Station Houston, Principal of Frontera Technology Ventures, and served as president of the Board of Education of Texas’ largest school district.

Zaki Mughal

Senior Developer

Zaki is a detail-oriented engineer who strives for correctness and continuous improvement. He has a background in signal processing and software engineering. His expertise is crucial in overcoming bottlenecks.