Senior Director IoT Strategy
Wiren Perera is responsible for IoT strategy and business development at ON Semiconductor. A primary area of focus is the delivery of leadership platform solutions to enable the provisioning of scalable, cloud-based services. He is a senior executive, with a proven track record, managing high-technology businesses from inception to $300MM+ at public and private corporations. Previously, he was vice president of the LAN Solutions business and corporate strategy at Micrel. At Micrel, Perera established leadership positions in automotive networking for ADAS and infotainment, deterministic networks for industrial M2M automation, and unified communications and smart home solutions for IoT. His prior experience includes spearheading the optical communications business at JDSU and the data communications business at PMC-Sierra. He was also an executive at several successful venture-financed companies, including Stream Machine, a pioneer in digital living room video solutions, and the principal of a firm providing strategic and business direction for technology companies. Perera holds a Ph.D. from Cambridge University.