Vicki Knott, P.Eng
CEO & Co-Founder
Vicki has extensive knowledge within heavy industry and energy. Her experience as a control room operator, and commissioning systems utilizing PHMSA control room management of change process has allowed her to be a driving force at the forefront of Robotic Industrial Process Automation (RIPA). As a thought leader in this space, she co-founded CruxOCM to enable her vision to be realized. That vision? To empower control room operators with the tools to automate their industrial assets and enable heavy industry to achieve the future of autonomous control room operations.
Roger Shirt, PhD, P.Eng
CTO & Co-Founder
Roger is an industrial automation veteran with over 25 years of domain expertise borne of the energy sector. Previously, Roger was CEO of a company that worked to automate hundreds of field sites across North America. Recognizing there was a need for a step change in industrial automation that is focused on the human experience, he co-founded CruxOCM. Roger’s knowledge and insights make him uniquely capable to drive the successful development of CruxOCM’s product lines as chief technology officer.