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ABOUT US

Meet the Team

Suresh Singamsetty
Founder and CEO | WiSilica

Suresh has more than 19 years of experience building innovative and industry leading technology companies. He is an expert in software, networking, VOIP, cloud and low power wireless. Prior to his current position, Mr. Singamsetty was the co-founder and vice president of Martian Watches, which developed the first voice enabled Bluetooth smartwatch. Prior to joining Martian Watches, Mr. Singamsetty was the co-founder and Director of software for Transilica, a Bluetooth IC company that was acquired by Microtune for $160M. He is also an inventor of over 10+ patents across software, wireless and Bluetooth technologies. Mr. Singamsetty graduated with a Masters degree in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.

Dennis Kwan PhD
Co-founder | President & CTO

Dennis is a serial entrepreneur and visionary for driving innovation by identifying market trends. Mr. Kwan is an expert in wireless product design from satellite systems to integrated circuits. He was the co-founder and CTO of Martian Watches, which developed the first voice enabled Bluetooth smartwatch. Prior to joining Martian Watches, Mr. Kwan was the vice president for Transilica, a Bluetooth IC company that was acquired by Microtune for $160M. He is also an inventor of over 10+ patents across wireless and Bluetooth technologies. Mr. Kwan holds a Ph.D. in Satellite Communications from University of Surrey, UK.

Joe Campa
CFO

More than 30 years of experience in finance and investments including 15 years as CFO building emerging technology companies in wireless communications, semiconductor, and material science industries.Companies included MaxLinear, Inc., (IPO NYSE) and Transilica Inc., a Bluetooth SOC company acquired by Microtune. Joe has an MBA and BA from Stanford University.

Shiju Sasi
Director | WiSilica India Pvt. Ltd.

Seasoned leader with technical and management experience in startups and large enterprises. Held senior engineering positions at Toshiba USA, Wipro, Atinav, and Cognizant. Domain knowledge ranging from embedded, networking and mobile apps. BS in Computer Science from Model Engineering College, Kerala, India.

Board of Directors

Fahmi Hamzah
Principal and Executive Director | FirstFloor Capital

Fahmi focuses on financial forecasting, company valuation and corporate structuring. As part of FirstFloor Capital’s founding team, Fahmi has been overseeing all company operations, including business planning and fund raising. Alongside operations, he extends his knowledge and flexes his skills at all levels of investment management work. His experience stretches across numerous industries such as trading and services, manufacturing, stockbroking, banking and business technology and has worked with the likes of Deloitte Kassim Chan and Arab-Malaysian Merchant Bank. But his biggest contribution to date is developing FirstFloor Capital’s proprietary investment decision tool, the Company Maturity Matrix. Currently, he sits on the Investment Committee of Continuum Capital and Continuum Capital II funds. Mr. Hamzah graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Commerce (Accounting and Finance) from University of Tasmania, Australia.

Ming Hsu
Anchor Asia Management Co., Ltd.

Ming is a serial entrepreneur with over 15 years of venture capital funds management experience. He founded many companies and is former electronic engineer involved in many innovative design projects. Mr. Hsu has managed more than $300M in total funding across IT, semiconductor, clean-tech, automotive and bio-tech industries. Most recently, he was the partner and president of Pac-Link Ventures, where he steered the investment and exit strategies of many companies and led a team of more than 20 investment professionals. Prior to Pac-Link Ventures, he was the co-founder and CEO of Luxo Communications, a start-up creating Passive Optical Network systems. Before Luxo, he was the founder and CEO of APAQ, a PC systems company and also co-founded ECS, a dominate player in the PC motherboard market that he launched public on the Taiwan stock exchange. Mr. Hsu graduated with a master’s degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from North Carolina State University and holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan.

Suresh Singamsetty
Founder and CEO | WiSilica

Dennis Kwan PhD
Co-founder | President & CTO

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