Biju Nair has a 22-year record of entrepreneurial leadership that has helped shape today’s wireless software industry. His inventions, the businesses he started and the products he pioneered have had a profound impact on the global wireless software market. The innovative network analysis tool he developed at SAFCO Technologies and the solution he engineered to enable seamless roaming between wireless technologies at PCTEL are both widely used technologies in the industry today.
Biju presently serves as the Executive Vice President of Product Management & Chief Strategy Officer at Synchronoss Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR), where his team is currently creating a strategy that will harness the explosion of connected devices to propel Synchronoss to its next stage of growth.
Previously, he has served as the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Sapience Knowledge Systems Inc., a venture-backed wireless software company (acquired by Synchronoss Technologies in 2011); Senior Vice President and GM of Connectivity and Security Group at Smith Micro Software (NASDAQ: SMSI); Founder, Corporate Vice President and GM of Mobility Solutions Group at PCTEL Inc. (NASDAQ:PCTI) (acquired by Smith Micro in 2008); VP and GM of Wireless Software Solutions, SAFCO Technologies Inc. (acquired by Agilent Technologies in 2000) (NYSE:A); and Manager Global Software Products, Agilent Technologies Inc.
He has a B.S in Electronics and Computer Engineering from Warsaw Technical University (Warsaw, Poland) respectively, and an M.S. in Computer Science from Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, USA.
Biju Nair has authored several key patents in the wireless telecom domain and is frequently invited to speak at leading industry events such as the Mobile World Congress, CTIA, Wireless Influencers Conference and Mobile Future Forward. He is also a board member of numerous venture-backed start-up companies.