X'Prime originally emerged from within the University of New England
as a vehicle to commercialise Total Genetic Resource Management.
Since its inception X'Prime continues to expand its range of
products and services and seeks opportunities to apply its expertise
to new areas of application.
Susan Meszaros, Managing Director: Along with
Rod Vagg, Susan played a key role in the development of the TGRM
package within the University of New England. Susan has
experience with both practical and theoretical animal breeding,
holding a PhD in breeding program design and an MBA from UNE.
Rod Vagg, Director of IT: Rod's visionary
approach to utilization of internet communications led to the
development of TGRM as it is now known, enabling linking of data
sources, data analysis and information management. Rod applies
the same creativity to other X'Prime products and services. His
knowledge extends across a broad range of IT environments and
Gerard Meszaros, Director: In the past served
as Chief Architect of several major projects at Nortel Networks
R&D subsidiary, Bell Northern Research, and is now the
Chief Scientist at Clearstream Consulting where he leads teams
applying advanced software development techniques (such as
eXtreme Programming) to help clients achieve faster and higher
quality systems solutions. Gerard brings this leading edge
experience to X'Prime, assisting with product development and
management of client projects. He holds a BSC(Honors) in
Computer Science from University of Manitoba.