Chief Technology Officer
Area of Expertise: Data Science & Design Thinking, Ideation & Innovation, Prototyping, Testing & Iteration
Harsh currently serves as CTO at Roll-A-Shade and has 20+ years experience in Engineering, Product Marketing, Sales, and Customer Management for global engineering companies including Texas Instruments, Nortel, and multiple startup/mid-size companies. He graduated with a Bachelors/Masters in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alberta.
His engineering hardware contributions include multiple wireless and mobile products that have been released to market including the first cellular cordless phone developed for the US market, a low power wireless microprocessor for mobile games and streaming video developed in collaboration with Sony and the first 3G Chipset for the China market as CTO. In addition, he has over five years of experience developing extreme environment electronics producing the first solar satellite design for Japans Space Agency and a microsatellite electronic platform for NASA.
Harsh's software background includes 4 years as a Senior Executive at a Big Data Software company which he helped build to a $1M+ revenue company, from two customers to over 40 customers including Motorola, Honeywell, Philips, and others. He holds various technical development and advisory roles in the transportation, home/building automation and wearable tech industries.