Louis Monier joined Cuill in August 2007 from Google, where he led the design of a faceted search engine. Previously, he led the design of a new search experience at eBay, rebuilding the company's search engine and serving as the first eBay Fellow and director of its Advanced Technology Lab. Prior to eBay, Louis founded AltaVista, acting as CTO and spokesperson for the company, and launched BabelFish, the first machine translation site. He has also led various algorithms and research projects at Digital WRL, XEROX P.A.R.C. and Carnegie-Mellon University.
Louis has a PhD in Mathematics and Computer Science from Paris Orsay University.