Our team

Meet our team. We love what we do and are also always challenging ourselves to reach higher, not only in the product we create, but also in the service we offer.

Jens Gamperl


Jens is the founder and CEO of Sourceability––a global technology company and hybrid distributor of electronic components. With over 30 years of experience in the technology industry, Jens saw a need for innovation and green lit the formation of Surcle as an adaptive response to an ever-changing landscape.

Sabih Khan

Vice president of innovation

Sabih has over 12 years of experience in the technology industry comprising of numerous leadership roles ranging from sales to product development. As Vice President of Innovation for Surcle, Sabih is committed to shaking up the industry by connecting engineers and innovators with unparalleled, unlimited resources.

Jewell Sparks

Global Director of Strategic Partnerships

Jewell is an innovation technology and communication strategist with a talent for bringing together entrepreneurs, SMEs, and Corporates. Jewell is a supporter of #changeagents and an innovation visionary who believes that strategic partnerships, collaboration, and diversity are key elements for successful digital transformation and business sustainability.

David Hanson

director of innovation

David is a creative, results-oriented, and data driven business development professional with extensive experience planning and executing strategies that expand business and generate revenue. With proven expertise and a personal passion for startup environments, David effectively manages numerous relationships with top Surcle stakeholders.

Giovanni Curcio

Creative Project Manager

Giovanni manages brand-related graphic development, marketing materials, and creative direction for Surcle. Outside of the office, he is an artist, an aspiring novelist, and dreams of devoting his talents to a rebellious, albeit well-intentioned, cause.

Hayley Thorfinnson

Community Manager

Hayley is the Community Manager of Surcle, where she oversees a growing network of talented engineers for crowdsourcing challenges and projects. On her off-time, she enjoys roller skating at the beach, Italian food, and of course, her golden retriever Kingsley.

Qadir Nabi

Product Manager

Qadir, AKA “Q”, is Surcle’s very own “man behind the curtain”––he is responsible for managing and implementing marketing activities, delivering operating plans, and tracking KPIs. A fitness enthusiast, Q enjoys biking, swimming, and volleyball.

Joerg Sahlmann

Technical Advisor

Joerg’s passion for technology led to him founding numerous engineering and information tech-related companies. In his spare time, he travels with his family and tinkers with the latest consumer electronics and smart home products.

Jennifer Ma

Technical Specialist

Jennifer is Surcle’s web developer, CRM specialist, and general user database manager. Jen is curious by nature and enjoys learning “everything about everything”, going on food adventures, and volunteering in her community.

Lexi Mathes

Marketing Coordinator

Lexi oversees Surcles’s global event operations, logistics, and maintains vendor relationships. Outside of the office, she enjoys producing music, watching standup comedy and getting creative in the kitchen.