A multi-disciplinary team of scientists, engineers, developers and athletes.


IMeasureU is an innovative and multi-disciplined group of individuals who have come together as a team with a simple, focused mission: to help researchers, athletes and teams win with objective, actionable, biomechanics data from the field.

What we do and why we hustle comes from within. With our shared principles in place, we invent without fear in an atmosphere that facilitates exceptional products and services for the best researchers, athletes and teams on earth.

Knowledge. Science. Talent. Passion.
Call it what you want. We call it IMeasureU.

Mark Finch


Mark Finch is an inventor, with a Masters in Biomedical Engineering from the University of Auckland. Mark has spent the last 6 years developing core technology of IMeasureU, based at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute. He attended an entrepreneurial program at Stanford University in 2010, where he gained a thirst for creating a start-up company. Mark also spent 4 months working at MIT in Boston, working with leading experts in the field and honing his skills on sensor development.

Andrew Wong

IMeasureU / Elite Sports Product Manager

Our inaugural employee, Andrew has a Bachelor of Engineering majoring in Biomedical Engineering with First Class Honours from the University of Auckland. Andrew has been with IMeasureU from the very beginning, developing the core algorithms and data processes used behind the scenes of IMeasureU’s actionable insights. He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in developing tools for quantifying body movement and workload, enabling professional athletes and coaches to make better rehabilitation, training and performance decisions.

Andrew Bollen

Applications Engineer

Andrew graduated from the University of Auckland in 2015, with a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) majoring in Biomedical Engineering. He has both experience, and a keen interest in product design and development; using both hardware and software to realize practical solutions to challenging problems. The latest Andrew to join the team, he comes with an enthusiasm to learn and extend his technical expertise through hands-on practical experience.

Blake Whitcomb

Sport Scientist & Business Development Manager

Blake Whitcomb is a Strength and Conditioning Coach and Sport Scientist, with well over half a decade of athlete development experience. He has worked with athletes of all levels from youth to Division 1, including military and First Responders. Blake earned his Masters of Science in Kinesiology from California State University, Fullerton. He joined IMeasureU in 2018 and is exited to join his passions for movement, biomechanics, injury prevention and athlete performance.


James Grant

Customer Success & Marketing Manager

James earned his Bachelors in Integrative Physiology from CU Boulder and his Masters in Athletic Training from the University of Arkansas. He has since spent time deeply embedded in the world of athlete tracking, specializing in making the technology as accessible as possible for his clients. He has experience working with a wide variety of sports and athletes, ranging anywhere from high school students to Olympic gold medalists, and enjoys using that experience to connect with each customers unique needs.

Ray Liu

Mobile Developer

Ray been writing code for more than two decades. He worked previously on a top-rated banking solution application with fellow IMeasureU employee, Rakesh Vallabh. His last role was involved with iOS and Android apps maintenance, enhancement and delivery.



Roanne Pamplin

Office Manager

Roanne’s superpower is finding order in a sea of chaos and has successfully navigated careers covering manufacturing, not-for-profits and children’s wellbeing. As a passionate badminton player, Roanne is keen to explore how technology can support athletes and patients in their recovery from injuries.




Dr Thor Besier

Chief Scientist

Thor has a PhD in biomechanics and brings 20 years of research experience and international credibility to IMeasureU. Thor founded Stanford University’s Human Performance Lab and was an Assistant Professor in Orthopaedics at Stanford, CA, before he returned home to NZ in 2011. Thor’s research combines medical imaging with computational modelling to understand mechanisms of musculoskeletal injury and disease. He has published more than 75 scientific articles.

Matt Clarke

Business Development Director

Matt is a technology entrepreneur who grew up wanting to be a professional athlete. He hasn’t grown up yet. With a Degree in Marketing and Education from the University of Canterbury his working life has been all about building businesses – as a sales rep, a channel manager, a country manager through to founding his own technology companies in Australia and the USA. A former New Zealand representative at both Squash and Triathlon, his pro athletic career was ended by a knee injury. Nowadays he is passionate about enabling our clients to help their athletes recover from injury and stay healthy.

Rakesh Vallabh

NZ Development Manager

Rakesh specialises in app development, with a Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences from the Auckland University of Technology, completed with First Class Honours. He has delivered iOS and Android apps to customers all over the world including some of the world’s biggest banks. Previously, Rakesh was involved in a highly successful Innovations Lab, exploring new technologies for the number one mobile banking provider in the world. As a lover of all things sport, he is the current holder for the fastest 3-legged half marathon time in the office.

Rhys Williams

Data Scientist

Rhys first encountered IMeasureU while working towards his PhD at the Auckland Bioengineering Institute alongside fellow bioengineer and IMeasureU co-founder Mark Finch. He finished his doctorate in 2016 and started work at a NZ medical devices company soon after graduation. He joined IMeasureU in 2017 and is excited to be part of a team with a close connection to customers and at the forefront of sports injury management. In his spare time, he enjoys pedalling around the city, getting involved in local politics and playing pick-up basketball with friends at the local court.

Mariia Kondrateva

UI/UX designer

Mariia is a UI/UX designer and a front-end developer with a background in financial analytics, insurance underwriting, data visualization, and risk analysis. Mariia graduated from the Far Eastern Federal University in 2008 with a Specialist in Finance (Hons). In 2012, she decided to switch to web design and gained a Diploma in Web Development from the Natcoll Design School in Auckland and was working as a UI/UX designer since then.


Jonathan Claerebout

Front End Developer

Jonathan is our front-end developer, originating from Belgium with a bachelor in online-business, he switched careers to web development in 2018. Passionate about technology, UI/UX development and problem solving, he now uses his skills to give life to new ideas. In his spare time, you will find him kitesurfing around Auckland.







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