Andy Chinmulgund is CEO of Bruviti, an IoT applications company he cofounded in 2012. With a focus on artificial intelligence and machine learning, Bruviti has built digital twin and predictive analytics applications that enable support and service team automation for machinery and equipment manufacturers. Bruviti’s AI/ML-based IoT applications are deployed with leading industrial manufacturing companies.
Andy is a successful serial entrepreneur with 25 years of experience in building and managing Silicon Valley companies. He has a comprehensive understanding of both engineering technologies and business dynamics. Andy has co-founded, managed, grown, and achieved exits for two companies, managing cross-functional teams of 100+ employees. His previous successful venture, Kenati Technologies, a home networking software company, was acquired by 2Wire and where he was then intrinsic to the growth of 2Wire to revenue of $800M, 100M+ installed base, and 20M+ managed gateways with Tier-1 service providers across the globe.
Andy has extensive technical, product management and business development experience in building applications and technologies from AI/ML, IoT Analytics, enterprise cloud, and embedded software. He has developed solutions for industrial IoT, edge computing, connected home, broadband networking, and enterprise software.
Previously, Andy has been an integral part of engineering, business and strategy teams at 2Wire, ADC Telecommunications, and Ericsson. He holds two patents on network routing and has master’s in computer science and engineering.