Dan Brake

Dan Brake

Dan Brake

VP, Engineering and Information Security, Sequence Bio


Dan has over 20 years’ experience in the information technology industry, including the design and build of various integrated software solutions for the environmental health and safety, aerospace and defence, and advertising and media distribution industries.

Prior to joining Sequence Bio he was CEO and Co-Founder of EMSAT, a clean technology software integration company and has lived and worked in Canada, the United States, Europe and Australia.

Dan is a past chair and director of the Newfoundland and Labrador Environmental Industry Association (NEIA) and is active in local technology associations including techNL, Hacking Health, Coding in Schools and NDev.

Dan has developed software in over 10 languages and embraced the cloud and bIg data technology to architect some of the first Cassandra clusters in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador.

Dan holds a Bachelor of Arts from Memorial University of Newfoundland and a Master of Information Technology Education from Dalhousie University.

Current Board of Directors

Dan Brake
Dan Brake Chair
Caron Hawco
Caron Hawco Director
Deirdre Ayre
Deirdre Ayre Director
Ellissa Hull
Ellissa Hull Director
Joe Hickey
Joe Hickey Director
Johanna Brown
Johanna Brown Director
Khalid Hasan
Khalid Hasan Director
Mark Cumby
Mark Cumby Director
Neil Coombs
Neil Coombs Director
Sheri Wicks
Sheri Wicks Director