Sharon Daniels
Sharon Daniels

Chief Executive Officer

Sharon Daniels is a member of the shareholder group that founded Arria NLG. Sharon has over 25 years’ experience in strategic business development and has consulted to leading global technology and financial service companies.

“Arria is igniting a global revolution in communications. Arria NLG tools and services are bringing to the world something that will fundamentally change the way in which people interact with data.”

Jay DeWalt

Chief Operating Officer 

Prior to joining Arria, Jay held key executive positions in global companies including: EMC, Documentum, Unisys, and Lockheed Martin. Jay has successfully led companies from growth phase through to post-acquisition integration.

“Arria’s key technology links applications to humans in ways never before possible. Arria is in a key leadership position with it’s core NLG technology supported by key patents.”

Christine Dye

Chief Financial Officer

Christine is a Certified Public Accountant with over 22 years of financial management experience. This includes serving as the CFO of four technology solution organizations, the most recent of which was publicly listed. In addition, Christine served as Finance Director at Citrix Systems, Inc.

“It’s an exciting time to be part of the AI movement. Arria is positioned for tremendous growth with its cutting-edge, game changing technology.”

Neil Burnett
Neil Burnett

Chief Technology Officer 

Neil leads the Aberdeen Development Center of Excellence. Prior to Arria, Neil led a team delivering software applications deployed on over a million devices worldwide. Neil is one of Arria’s lead NLG experts.

“We have brilliant people, fantastic ideas and a great technology that we are only beginning to see the scale of the applications for.”

Brian Locke
Brian Locke

Chief Security Officer 

Brian was a key member of the Diligent success team for over 11 years. He was responsible for overseeing the infrastructure for the Boardbooks Platform as well as the companywide security, audit and compliance program to comply with global Fortune 500 companies.

“Companies are poised to take advantage of NLG automation among other AI/ML technologies.”

Tom Makeig
Thomas Makeig

General Counsel 

Thomas has practiced US and international law for over 30 years. He is responsible for integrating and facilitating Arria’s corporate structure, tax efficiency planning, IP development, corporate governance and securities law compliance worldwide. He played a similar key role in Diligent’s IPO.

“Arria’s proven leadership team and well-defined vision have the company poised to do great things.”