Semiconductor industry veteran brings experience in engineering, market development, product management and organization development
PLEASANTON, Calif., May 21, 2014 – PowerbyProxi, (www.powerbyproxi.com) developer of the world’s most advanced and safest wireless power systems, today announced that Dr. Gani Jusuf has been appointed to its board of directors. Dr. Jusuf also serves as Vice President of Engineering for Communications and Consumer Business Group, Marvell Technology Group Limited.
“Our board of directors is delighted that Dr. Jusuf has accepted our invitation to join PowerbyProxi’s board,” said Greg Cross, Executive Chairman and CEO of PowerbyProxi. “As employee number six and a founding core member at Marvell, he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge and understands the dynamics and opportunities facing a fast-growth company.”
Focused on two key areas of wireless power, consumer electronics and industrial applications, PowerbyProxi has quickly established itself as a partner of choice for global companies including Samsung Electro-Mechanics, TE Connectivity and Texas Instruments. PowerbyProxi’s wireless power technologies can work across any standard being used and developed globally.
“Wireless power technology is still developing and has enormous potential to be a key, game-changing technology for anyone who uses electronics on a day-to-day basis,” said Dr. Jusuf. “I’m incredibly impressed with the caliber and passion of the PowerbyProxi team and look forward to supporting their continued growth,” he said.
Dr. Jusuf holds B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the University of California at Berkeley.
PowerbyProxi is a leader in advanced, safe, wireless power solutions for consumer electronics (CE) and industrial markets. Our resonant technologies deliver a better consumer experience with full spatial freedom and multi-device charging, and solve mission-critical problems in demanding, hostile industrial environments. We license technologies and deliver modules to battery and semiconductor suppliers, OEMs/ODMs and system integrators, with proven highly resonant implementations ranging from less than one watt to multiple kilowatts. PowerbyProxi is a venture-backed company spun out of The University of Auckland—an internationally recognized leader in wireless power innovation—and holds a comprehensive portfolio of 209 patents worldwide. For more information visit: www.powerbyproxi.com