Ben Daniels | Founder & CEO
Ben brings more than 30 years of experience in starting and working with emerging companies. For 15 years, Ben applied his medical background to investing in and assisting medical device manufacturers and venture capital firms develop, prove and introduce new medical products, with more than 20 of these companies going on to successful acquisitions.
Most recently he founded SMG, Inc. the predecessor company to VEOS. SMG designed and manufactured two and three wheeled vehicles, in addition to acting as SMG’ CEO Ben supervised and contributed to the engineering, design and manufacturing of all vehicles, including obtaining patents for rear steering and active suspension. Ben has also previously been involved with several startup airline and aircraft companies.

Ben received his B.A. from Boston University, M.D. from Hahnemann University School of Medicine and a PhD in Biomedical Engineering. He is also a pilot having FAA airline transport and flight instructor certificates with ratings in numerous jets, helicopters, and other aircraft.

Alex Bradley | COO
With more than 25 years of extensive operational and strategic leadership experience, Alex brings passion and dedication to VEOS USA. He has successfully operated out of many international and national cities, having delivered with excellence for clients like GE, and Schneider Electric as well as many other Fortune 100 companies. He thrives under pressure and is adept at solving complex matrixed problems across multiple departments and multiple continents.
Alex has led teams of diverse professionals to achieve improved Key Performance Indicators and exceeded results beyond expectations. Recently, he was able to take legacy complex operational workflows and improve them while saving long-term costs and increasing efficiency.
Jesse Murdock | CFO
Jesse has worked in corporate development, financial management and mergers and acquisitions across a variety of industries, including energy, digital media, information technology services, manufacturing, hospitality, and real estate.
Jesse received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Economics from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the A.B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University. Jesse previously served in the United States Marine Corps
Ramesh Nagappan | CTO
Ramesh is one of the foremost experts on computer encryption. Ramesh previously served as a Security Technologist at Oracle Corporation, working on Oracle Public Cloud and Cloud Engineered System initiatives, where he specialized in securing Cloud technologies, Hardware Assisted Cryptography, Secure Cloud computing architectures for building Mission-critical Enterprise applications, Internet of Things and Identity Management for citizen scale applications.
Ramesh collaborated on 12 patents in computer and hardware security. He has also authored five books and several articles on security topics related to Web Services and Identity Management. He is a member of the adjunct faculty at Harvard University in computer sciences and hardware security.
Ramesh received Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Industrial Automation from the Indian Institute of Science and Applied Computer Sciences and a Master of Science degree in Industrial automation from Harvard University. He is also accredited as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) and Certified in Cloud Security Knowledge (CCSK).