Mr. Bhupender Virk has Over 25 years of senior leadership experience around the globe most of the time either entrepreneurial ventures, incubating new units/businesses and managing large company units turning around operations. Mr. Virk has served as CEO of CompXs, Executive at Basic Methodology, OKI Semiconductors, Mitsubishi, Applied Materials, Philips, Rohm, Integration Associates, GainSpan and several other companies. Mr. Virk has an unsurpassed experience including. Founder of Zigbee Alliance, WiMedia, and Wi-SUN Alliance, Developed world First USB Transceiver and First implementer of IEEE802.15.4 Radio and MAC. Developer of World First 3V ROM to name a few.
Mr. Virk has a professional track record of building companies and successful exit without any funding so far over 6 companies in the Silicon Valley. Expert in building world-class technology pioneer companies. A focused management style, with emphasis on business growth with continual innovation. Driving Research projects to Market. Revenue generation through pioneer approach.
Mr. Virk received a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering from CIT Technology, Tokyo and an MBA from JFK US.
Mr. Rakesh Kumar heads the Technology and Innovation team of Procubed’s, stationed at Bangalore (India).
He has over 18+ years of experience in communication protocols including pattern/image recognition and Artificial Intelligence. He is an expert in the field of wireless communication technologies and in bringing intelligence into embedded devices involving AI/ML/DL, Platform and Cloud application development in areas of computer vision, voice, NLP, 802.11x, Bluetooth, Zigbee, Wi-SUN, Thread, 5G and other technologies and communication protocols.
Mr. Rakesh is a pioneer in both standards including a key contributor of the Wi-SUN FAN and IEEE 802.15.4 standard based and proprietary solutions. He has worked in various roles in the Engineering, Product Management, and Technology functions. He has a vast knowledge and experience as a Solution Architect, People Management and System Designer.
Mr. Rakesh has an MTech in Data Science & Engineering from BITS Pilani, C-PGDBA from Symbiosis Pune and B.E. in Electronics & Communication from VTU.