Delivering value through Technology and Innovation

About Us

At Bruviti, we love technology. We apply new and sophisticated technology to develop smart solutions for the support and service teams of equipment manufacturers across various industries. Based on IoT we use Artificial Intelligence to implement Machine Learning Algorithms, Predictive Maintenance Techniques and Big Data Analytics to empower the support and service teams with tools for better customer engagement.

Formerly known as K2, our Leadership team is a group of Silicon Valley experts with a collective experience of 100 + years in Asset Connectivity, Big Data analytics, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. The team was involved in deploying 50+mn devices and 10+mn managed nodes with every known CE brand and all Tier 1 telecom operators across the globe.

Our Skills & Expertise

We take pride in being at the forefront of IoT enabled solutions using the latest in Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics. Our solutions ensure that manufacturers and their service teams get the highest ROI. We aim to help our customers deliver operational efficiencies in asset utilization, truck roll efficiencies and actionable insights that contribute to business bottom line and better customer experiences. Implementation of Bruviti’s Predictive Suite, Bruviti IoT Core and Bruviti Edge software platform creates a better end customer service experience. Bruviti strives to build customer centric products that deliver the most intuitive and user friendly experiences to the OEM’s support and service teams.

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Management Team

Andy Chinmulgund

Chief Executive Officer

Andy is the founder and CEO of Bruviti. He provides the SDN and IoT vision and leadership for the Bruviti team. Before starting Bruviti, Andy worked in Corporate Strategy for Ericsson, with emphasis on Connected Home, IoT and Cloud computing. Prior to that Andy was VP of Strategy and Advanced Applications in the Office of the CTO at 2Wire, building Kenati-enabled Next Generation Applications and Management for Tier-1 Service Providers such as AT&T, BT, SingTel, Telstra, Telus and more. Andy co-founded Kenati Technologies in 1999 and was CEO when it was acquired by 2Wire Inc.

Sanmitra Pandharpur

Chief Technology Officer

Sanmitra is responsible for the overall Engineering strategy, execution and development at Bruviti. Previously, Sanmitra co-founded and was the VP Engineering of Kenati Technologies, where he was responsible for the overall Engineering and Execution and also the Head of India Development Team. Sanmitra served as Vice President of Engineering and Head of IDC, responsible for the integration of 2Wire and Kenati Team and Expansion of 2Wire IDC from 70 to 350+ team supporting all 2 Wire Product lines.

Rich Larsen

Chief Commercial Officer

Rich is responsible for implementing, executing and delivering Bruviti’s external objectives, including global business development of customer, partner and other external relationships. He was the VP Business Development at Kenati Technologies, when it was acquired by 2Wire. He has also served in senior executive roles at NRG Energy, Smart Energy Instruments and Sun Microsystems. He is a former Mayor of Los Altos Hills, CA, and has served on several Boards.

Tom Meehan

VP Strategy

Tom is focused on developing partnership and solution strategies that will see the delivery and integration of Bruviti predictive analytics and AI technologies.
Previously Tom had a range of senior business development and product management roles at both start-up and large organizations with companies including Ericsson, PeerApp, Zeugma Systems, Redback Network, Nortel and Bay Networks.

Tom has a Bachelor and Masters in Engineering from Trinity College Dublin.

Brian Davis

VP Business Development

Brian’s priority is to focus on new customer acquisition and business expansion. This involves exploring emerging applications for Bruviti’s proven predictive analytics and AI technologies. Previously as Vice President of Renesas’ Synergy Business Division, Brian was pivotal in creating the new business division focused on an innovative embedded platform for the Internet of Things. Before Renesas, he held a number of executive positions in marketing, sales, and product management with Conexant, Brooktree, MediaQ, Sensoria, and Hewlett Packard.

Brian has a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Pennsylvania State University, and an MBA from the Anderson Graduate School of Management, UCLA.

Ajey Walavalkar

VP Data Science

Ajey is responsible for all activities related to data science and provides technical leadership for developing strategy and building and maintaining predictive models based on AI and Machine Learning. He is also responsible for defining the vision of Bruviti’s digital twin solutions. Ajey has deep and wide experience in the field of physics based engineering simulations as applied to HVAC, oil and gas, electronics and automotive domains.

He started his career at Corporate R&D of Carrier Corporation after earning a doctoral degree from the Penn State University, before joining Bruviti, Ajey was heading GexCon India where he was responsible for software development, consulting and business development.

Sanjay Ravindra

VP Solutions & Services

Sanjay manages Bruviti’s crew of Engineers, Quality Assurance, and Services Professionals. For more than 20 years Sanjay has worked in the realm of access routers, residential gateways, and wireless systems. Previously, Sanjay was Director of Implementation for Worldwide Application Software & Services at Pace, responsible for every software release to customers for Pace/2Wire Gateways & Management Systems around the world. Sanjay joined Pace/2wire as part of Kenati Technologies. At Kenati Technologies he was Head of Solutions and Services.