Team

  3scale provides an API management platform as well as API strategy for your business. Our ¬†team is passionate about API (application programming interface) and Web Services and we love to build things, so we got together to build an API management solution to power the programmable web. Based in San Francisco, California, Barcelona, Spain, and London, UK the 3scale team is committed to providing high-value, cost-effective solutions for API and Web Services providers.

Steven Willmott (Ph.D.), Co-founder and CEO
steve@3scale.net Steven was previously the research director of one of the leading European research groups in Europe on distributed systems and Artificial Intelligence at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain. He brings 10 years of technical experience in Web Services, Semantic Web, network technology and the management of large-scale international R&D teams.
Guillaume Balas (MBA), CMO
guillaume@3scale.net Guillaume has previously been a senior strategy consultant with Oliver Wyman. His responsibilities along his 7 years experience as consultant focus on business development, strategic planning and operations management in the IT and Telecom sectors. Guillaume holds an Industrial engineering degree from ENSAM, Paris, France and a MBA from ESADE Business School, Barcelona, Spain.
Mark Cheshire, COO
mark@3scale.net Mark was previously VP Products at NTRGlobal group, where he was responsible for product management, portfolio planning, and usability engineering for NTRglobal’s SaaS solutions. Before that he was at HP Software as global head of Product Management for the IT Management business unit, with responsibilities for P&L, product strategy, and go-to-market. Mark holds a degree in Software Engineering from the University Of Birmingham, UK and an MBA from MIT’s Sloan School of Management, Cambridge, MA, USA.
Josh Stein, Dir. of Biz Dev., USA & Canada
josh@3scale.net Josh previously founded Stein Capital Advisors, LLC, a business advisory firm assisting client in the development of business plans, financial projection models, acquisition structuring and due diligence. He was formerly a manager at Unext.com, an online business school. Josh was a staff accountant and consultant at Arthur Andersen, LLP. He holds a BS in Business Administration from The Ohio State University and is a CPA in the State of Illinois.