Topia is the leader in Global Talent Mobility, empowering companies to deploy, manage & engage employees anywhere in the world. Their mission is to break down barriers between people and places so companies and individuals can work everywhere. The Topia platform automates the entire global talent mobility process, including scenario-based planning, ex-pat payroll, tax and immigration compliance, reporting and more. Steve Black is the Cop-founder and CSO of the company. He is based in the Uk but grew up in Illinois. He holds a BsC in Industrial Engineering and Economics from Northwestern University, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude.