VP & GM of Wireless Solutions
Kaivan Karimi is the Vice President & GM of Wireless Solutions at Atmel Corporation, currently overseeing the development of wireless connectivity solutions for IoT applications, with special focus on Edge Node system solutions. Kaivan brings over two decades of experience working in cellular wireless, connectivity, networking, sensors, and MCU semiconductor market, with a unique system level perspective spanning the technologies needed to make IoT a reality. Kaivan holds graduate degrees in Engineering (MSEE) & Business (MBA), and is an industry subject matter expert on all topics IoT, regularly speaking at forums, authoring papers and blogs addressing the relevant topic.
Prior to joining Atmel, Kaivan was Executive Director, Global Strategy and Business Development at Freescale Semiconductor, driving the IoT gateways technology and product requirements, and all company-wide IoT related activities.