Our strength lies with our team of people, all of whom bring unique skills and talents to our company. Our three partners Jonathan Rignall, Jonathan Alves Tooley and Duarte Gomes lead the company. We have been fortunate in being able to expand our team to service our valued clients.
Figo is the company hound. He spends his day taking the rubbish out of the bins and shredding it into tiny pieces. He is particularly adept at jumping on people at work when they least expect it.
A natural born company director who achieved his first CEO role in his early 20’s in magazine publishing. Jonathan has worked in a strategic role in the gaming industry when he was based in California.
Jonathan Alves Tooley
Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Jonathan Alves Tooley is a Mathematics graduate and chartered accountant. He has had various careers in both the UK and Portugal.
President and Chief Data Officer
After graduating in IT, Duarte went on to take a Master’s in Medical Information Systems at Porto university. He is now JTA’s Head of Data Science.
Gustavo A. Figueiredo
Gustavo has a degree in Languages and International Relations. Prior to joining JTA, Gus taught languages, provided translation services and also gained experience within the hotel business.
Chief Revenue Officer
Rab Bruce-Lockhart focuses on working closely with our clients, developing partnerships, and identifying new go to market opportunities.
Jorge Prata Pinto
Jorge was JTA’s first full time employee and he has a decade of experience working with us.
Ana Catarina Alves
Catarina Alves is a Mathematician who graduated from the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto.
Senior Projects Leader
Brian has a master’s degree in Engineering and Management of information Systems at Minho University.
João has a degree in Economics and a personal interest in Machine Learning. He is known as the team’s best footballer.
Luís studied Engineering and Management of Information Systems at Minho University, graduated with a master’s degree and worked on projects for Portugal’s Ministry of Health.
Márcio has a master’s degree in Statistics. He studied at the Minho University and joined JTA early 2016.
Carolina is from Braga and currently working as a Data Scientist at JTA. She has a master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
Domingos means Sundays for the benefit of our foreign friends. He joined JTA in the summer of 2019 and is finishing a Master’s in Information Systems Engineering and Management.
Predictive Analytics and AI Engineer
Joana is from Guimarães and is passionate about Mathematics! She chose an MSc in Mathematical Engineering to help with a career in data science.
Luís was born and raised in Porto. He joined JTA in the summer of 2019 after delivering his thesis on Network and Information Systems Engineering.
Senior Data Scientist
Margarida Macedo has a degree in Mathematics from the University of Porto. Mathematics has always been a passion of hers, and she has a great interest in its applications, particularly in the health sciences.
Data Visualization Engineer
João Ferreira has a master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems from the University of Minho.
Machine Learning Engineer
Gonçalo Almeida has a bachelor’s degree in Management and also helds a master’s degree in Data Science and Advanced Analytics, both from “Universidade Nova de Lisboa”.
João is from Braga and is currently in the last year of the Integrated Master’s Degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
David is from Paços de Ferreira and is currently finishing a Master’s in Data Analysis and Decision Support Systems.
Bernardo Moreira is from Porto, has a degree in Sports Sciences and completed his Master’s in Management with a specialization in Business Analytics.
Rui is from Baião and has a degree in Computer Engineering from Polytechnic of Bragança.
Ricardo is from Matosinhos and has started his academic studies on Bioengineering at the Engineering Faculty of the University of Porto.
Junior Data Engineer
Ana is from Esposende and has started her master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
Margarida is from Vila Real and has a degree in Marketing from the Polytechnic of Porto.
Paula is from Vila Nova de Gaia and has a degree in Accounting and Audit.
Ana Xavier Fernandes
Junior Data Engineer
Ana has a master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
Junior Business Intelligence Developer
Inês is from Braga and is currently finishing a master’s degree in Systems’ Engineering at the University of Minho.
Junior Business Intelligence Developer Intern
João Vitor is from Guimarães and studied Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
Junior PowerBI Designer & Developer
Adriana is from Póvoa de Lanhoso and has recently completed her master’s degree in Engineering and Management of Information Systems at the University of Minho.
Junior Data Scientist
Miguel is from Serpa and has a master’s degree in Mathematics and Applications from the University of Aveiro.