Biju Nair

Commissioner Biju Nair is the President and CEO of HYLA Mobile. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Corporate Strategy Officer for Synchronoss, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sapience Knowledge Systems, Senior Vice President and GM of the Connectivity and Security Group at Smith Micro Software and Corporate Vice President and GM and founder of Mobility Solutions Group at PCTEL, Inc. and has held senior executive positions at SAFCO Technologies and Agilent Technologies.

Commissioner Nair serves on the board of directors of venture-backed start-up companies and is a member of the Economic Club of Chicago and the Leadership Council of CTIA’s Wireless Internet Caucus. He is an inventor with several patents in the field of wireless technology.

GIIC Citation

The GIIC recognizes Biju Nair for his success in leading edge ventures that span the wireless technology lifecycle, vision for the optimization of technology value transfer, and disproportionate influence on lowering of the economic threshold for participation in the information society.

By The Numbers

30,000,000+

cell phones collected

95%

phones redeployed

10,000,000+

pounds of “ewaste” diverted

Policy Contributions

Commissioner contributions are shown in the context of the 8i Framework.

8 Ingredient (8i) Framework of Information Infrastructure

Power

Software

Payload

Human

Environment

Hardware

Network

Policy

Affiliations