BOARD OF DIRECTORS
thinkRF’s operations are overseen by a highly seasoned Board of Directors with extensive experience in telecommunications, wireless, cyber security, intelligence, financial management, new ventures, and business globalization.
Jim is a seasoned executive and corporate director with over 30 years of experience in privately-owned and public companies, as well as not-for-profits. Throughout his extensive career, Jim has sat on over forty boards and committees. He is currently President, CEO and founder of Stratford Managers Corporation, a company that strives to help organizations and their leaders achieve their goals and reach their full potential. Jim is a strong advocate for small and medium sized companies and provides valuable C-level advice on governance, strategy and operational matters. Prior to starting Stratford, Jim was a founding member of Newbridge networks where he helped the company grow to over $1.B in revenue. He was also co-founder, President & CEO of Tundra Semiconductor, where he contributed to the company achieving double-digit average annual revenue and profit growth.
Mike Galvin is a telecommunications industry leader with more than 32 years’ experience in BT PLC, who has been responsible for the design, deployment and management of some of the largest broadband networks in the UK. As Managing Director in BT PLC, he led key national initiatives including the rollout of BT’s fibre network, and the nationwide delivery of high-speed internet for the UK. He has also led BT’s internationally respected research division. A telecommunication engineer and specialist in broadband networks he has 32 years of industry experience, working at board level, with governments and in leadership positions in technology, innovation and research.
As a member of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, Todd brings nearly 20 years of industry experience to his current role as Chief Financial Officer at Harris Computer Systems. Working directly with the CEO of the company as well as the entire executive team, he ensures they meet or exceed all employee, customer and shareholder expectations. In addition, he oversees all financial, treasury, and information technology functions and plays a key role in business acquisitions. Throughout the years, Todd gained valuable experience working with various private and public companies such as Mitel Networks Corporation, where he most recently served as Senior Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller. In this position, he was responsible for financial planning and analysis along with business operations support. Without a doubt, Richardson brings strong financial discipline to the company’s operations.
Dr. Nikhil Adnani
Nikhil has over twenty years of valuable experience in the area of wireless. He is currently the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at thinkRF, where he works on wideband radio receivers for spectrum and signal analysis applications and is a product expert in his field. Prior to thinkRF, Nikhil held engineering positions at Nortel and Communications Research Centre Canada. Nikhil has a BSc and an MSc from the University of Manitoba and a PhD from Carleton University, all in Electrical Engineering.
Yung has retired as CEO of DASAN Zhone Solutions based in US. DZS is now a global top 5 in Broadband Access business.
He was President and an executive board member of KT from 2013 until January 2014 in charge of KT’s Group Planning, Strategy, Investments, Subsidiaries Management and New Business Development. Prior to this, he worked as KT’s Group Chief Strategy Officer from 2010. He joined KT in July 2009 from British Telecom (BT).
His last position in BT was Vice President, Technology & Innovation for Group CTO Office, based in Tokyo. He was also a member of BT AsiaPac senior management team.
Yung held a number of senior positions in BT UK, including Programme Director implementing major change programmes and Business Development Director responsible for BT’s new business growth in the Asia Pacific region. In his previous assignment in Tokyo, he was Head of Technology and Investment in BT Japan for over 2 years (1999-2001), leading the investment into J-Phone, which became Vodafone Japan and then Softbank Mobile now.
With four decades of combined public, private, and academic leadership experience, Dale is an award-winning subject matter expert in cybersecurity, intelligence and military matters. Dr. Meyerrose held the rank of Major General in the United States Air Force and was Chief Information Officer for the Director of National Intelligence. He is also Founder and President of the Meyerrose Group, a full-service management consulting company and is recognized as a results-oriented leader who aligns strategy and talent to create company-wide “digital threads” to promote innovation and achieve outcomes that exceed expectations. Dr. Meyerrose has been inducted into four Halls of Fame and honoured with nine lifetime achievement awards by various professional associations