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. Vijay Parmar co-founded GainSpan Corporation in 2006 and served as its Vice President of Business Development. Mr. Parmar served as Head of business development at GainSpan Corporation since February 2010. He is at Gulf Islamic Investments LLC. He served as Chief Executive Officer and President of GainSpan Corporation until February 2010. Prior to GainSpan, Mr. Parmar served as General Manager of Intel. He drove the strategy, business plan, customer engagement and product roadmap taking the wireless sensor network seed to fully funded business in Intel and then to a VC-funded private enterprise. He was Founder and Chief Executive Officer of ReZolt and Ubzerve, acquired by Anaren. He joined Intel in 2001 pursuant to Intel’s acquisition of VxTel Inc. where he served as the Vice President of Marketing. At VxTel, he built key strategic relationships with customers and ecosystem including one with Intel. He held various executive positions at AMD prior to joining VxTel, where he played a key role in their networking, communications and personal computing business, including four years in Asia-Pacific as regional marketing manager of AMD’s microprocessor business. He has over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor, networking and wireless industries. He has been a Director of Diablo Technologies Inc. and Valencell, Inc. since August 4, 2016. He served as a Director of GainSpan Corporation. Mr. Parmar received a Bachelor of Technology degree in Electrical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai and an MBA in Finance from Tulane University.