Co-founder, CEO, and Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Philippe, a French-born mathematician, is one of the most successful Silicon Valley inventors and innovators of the last couple of decades. Philippe is credited with creating the first camera phone solution to share pictures instantly on public wireless networks with the first iconic picture of his daughter’s birth. Philippe studied at the ETH in Zurich Switzerland and Sofia-Antipolis, receiving a Masters Degree in Mathematics, while simultaneously earning a Masters degree in Classical Flute and dual minors in both composition and chamber music from the Zurich Music Conservatory. Philippe has founded four successful technology companies: Fullpower Technologies (Cloud-based IOT solutions powered by AI, Machine Learning and Data Science including the Smart-Bed and Nike Running) LightSurf (Created the Camera-Phone, or cell-phone camera and all related infrastructure), Starfish (Wireless OTA Synchronization) and Borland (Professional Development Tools). He is also the inventor of more than 200 technology patents covering Cloud, AI, Machine Learning, Smart-beds, wearable & IoT, eyewear, smartphone, mobile, imaging, wireless, synchronization, the Camera-Phone and medical technologies.
Philippe is a passionate sailor, surfer, skier, snowboarder, musician and father. Philippe is also a trustee of the Lee-Kahn Foundation (www.lee-kahn.org).
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