We are scientists, engineers, and designers, determined to improve the research process

We believe scientific progress is essential in addressing many of humanity’s challenges.
By improving how research gets done, Litmaps helps accelerate science to advance humanity forwards.
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Meet the Team

Axton Pitt

CEO / Managing Director

Digl Dixon

Design Lead / Developer

Gayani Tennakoon

Data Scientist

Marina Kisley

Marketing Manager

Racheal Reeves

Senior UI/UX Consultant
Meet the Board

Dr. Ralph Highnam

Executive Director

With a PhD from the University of Oxford, Ralph has founded and run two successful AI start-ups in medical imaging, including ASX-listed Volpara Health. With hundreds of paper and patents to his name, Dr Highnam truly understands the benefits of comprehensive literature reviews as he seeks to bring knowledge into commercially successful products for the benefit of society.

Dr. Peter Lee


Highly experienced innovation expert with over 30 years experience in science commercialization, including as CEO of Auckland UniServices and VP R&D at a major US corporation. Peter is currently on the Board and Chairs multiple NZ companies as he seeks to continue to see innovation improve society.

Powering the research ecosystem
Litmaps sits at the heart of a vibrant research ecosystem and seamlessly integrates with some of the most popular Reference Managers and Search Tools.  By integrating with these tools it’s now much easier to get your base collection data into and out-of Litmaps.  If there are other tools you would like to use with Litmaps, please let us know.