Mirac Selfeind was born in New York; he’s lived in the 4 coastal corners of the US, Florence Italy, Hong Kong and Shanghai China and currently resides in Fort Lauderdale, FL. He’s a computer scientist who spent over 20 years at Microsoft, leading teams and driving their formative work in global corporate email systems, mobile connectivity and core antivirus protection technology. He holds over 30 United States Patents in these areas. The security technology he pursued continues to provide a foundational role securing 100s of millions of Windows workstations, as well as countless more users across all Microsoft’s major global cloud megaservice assets including Outlook.com, OneDrive, Azure, etc. He has a B.A. in Economics from Duke University, where he also rowed bow seat for their lightweight 8 crew. He’s an avid diver having logged over 300 dives, or more than 9 days bottom time beneath seawater.