Team

World Moto's visionary team has industry-leading expertise and wide-ranging experience in creating and growing companies.

Paul Giles, President and Director

Paul Giles invented the Moto-Meter and is recognized by CNN, Newsweek, Wired, Fast Company, Inc. Magazine, EFE, and many other international media organizations. Mr. Giles is a leading expert in the global moto taxi industry, as well as a successful inventor, entrepreneur, and international business executive, with more than 20 years of experience in founding and operating businesses.

Prior to founding World Moto Ltd., in March, 2009, Mr. Giles co-founded Nirvana Resorts Group Ltd., and was a general partner in ESC Ltd., a security services company that grew to more than 1000 employees and was acquired by Securitas, one of world's largest security services companies.

Julpas "Tom" Kruesopon, Director

Mr. Kruesopon is an advisor to the Prime Minister of Thailand and current president of Panda Securities (US & Asia Pacific). Mr. Kruesopon was formerly Samsung Country Manager and Managing Director of Nortel Networks in Thailand and Vietnam where he successfully built up the Nortel brand to both the enterprise and Government sector, including the successful launch of Nortel products such as the Meridian phone system as well as the CDMA cellular network products. Prior to working at Nortel Networks, Mr. Kruesopon worked for Samart Corporation PLC, where he was named president in August 1997. During the early 1990s, Mr. Kruesopon developed and handled all of former US President Bill Clinton's Southern California events as well as the marketing of appearances to the national media. He was also the deputy spokesperson for Los Angeles' Mayor at that time, Richard Riordan, and was in charge of the Mayor's overall public relations strategies as well as assisting in the development of the Mayor's public policies.

Other notable achievements include being named Person of the Year in 2003 by the Telecom Journal; the first Thai National to head two Multi National Telecommunications companies in Thailand; chief organizer for the Miss Universe 2005 Pageant in Thailand; the youngest Chief Operating Officer of a major Thai consumer electronics company; and the first Asian to hold the position of deputy spokesperson for a major USA city mayor. Mr. Kruesopon graduated from California State University Los Angeles, with a degree in Political Science.

Chris Ziomkowski, Chief Technology Officer

Chris Ziomkowski is the foremost authority in the design of taxi meters for motorcycles, and has significant experience in artificial intelligence, practical programs and telecommunications. From March, 2009 to September, 2012, Mr. Ziomkowski was Chief Technology Officer of World Moto (Thailand) Co. Ltd. From 1999 to 2008, Mr. Ziomkowski co-founded the largest VoIP carrier in Thailand, which is today called Sawasdeeshop. Mr. Ziomkowski received his bachelor's degree in Computational Neural Systems from the California Institute of Technology, and brings with him two decades of experience in designing business oriented technology solutions.

Lisa Ziomkowski-Boten, Secretary and Treasurer

Lisa Ziomkowski-Boten is a Certified Public Accountant in California. Ms. Ziomkowski-Boten is currently the Cost Accountant for Oregon's Wild Harvest, a position she has held since July 2009. Previously, from October 2007 to March 2009, Ms. Ziomkowski-Boten was a Senior Staff Accountant with The Kaseno CPA Firm in San Diego, CA. Ms. Ziomkowski-Boten received her bachelor's degree in Accounting from the University of San Diego and currently lives in Washington State.