mrinalWe’re pleased to announce the addition of Mrinal Wadhwa as Chief Technology Officer. His passion for leveraging data to drive human goals and for building systems that intelligently deliver what a user wants are a natural fit for us and our vision of bringing the Internet of Things (IoT) to parking management.

As CTO, Mrinal will be responsible for providing leadership and management for all technical operations at Fybr, including network operations center tools and internal and customer-facing applications.

He brings expertise in developing highly-available, distributed systems, as well as in scalable enterprise data architectures, machine learning algorithms, predictive modeling and text mining techniques. Mrinal has a strong history of leading innovative teams in big data analysis and visualization, and most recently was executive vice president of big data at CloudThat. He earned a Bachelor of Engineering in computer science from Manipal University in Karnataka, India.

Mrinal is also involved as both a speaker and a mentor. He served as a SAP Mentor and has been recognized as an Adobe Community Champion. He is a contributor to the growing community of Hadoop and Spark developers and presented recently at the Indian Institute of Management in Bangalore, India and at Hasgeek’s jsFoo, India’s premier national JavaScript conference.

We are excited to have Mrinal join our team and believe his work is crucial in the IoT services environment in which Fybr is a market leader.