Los Altos, CA, October 10, 2022 – FlemingMartin is pleased to announce that Afero, a market leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) space, has hired Preethi Narayanan as their Vice President of Engineering.
Preethi Narayanan is a highly accomplished, growth-oriented engineering leader who enjoys building teams and solving problems. She offers deep experience with smart consumer devices and has worked at Motorola, Sensor Platforms, Amazon Lab126, Intel, Eero, and most recently, Roku. At Roku, Preethi was a Senior Director and had been focusing on leading engineering for smart TVs in addition to growing her team from 30 to 150. Previously, Preethi was an engineering leader at Eero and Amazon where she helped develop and launch Amazon’s Echo product. Preethi has a continuous learner mindset and is passionate about IoT. She is excited to join Afero as the Company continues to be a leader in the IoT space, which is expected to grow to $1.6 trillion by 2025. Preethi earned her MS in Software Engineering from BITS Pilani as well as her Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communications from NIT (National Institute of Technology).
Afero, a market leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) space, is focused on making the world’s connected devices secure and accessible for everyone through their purpose-built end-to-end highly secure PaaS. The Company supports the consumer, medical, food services, energy, and insurance industries and has major customers including The Home Depot. Afero products are in over 60 countries and territories globally. The Company has 90+ patents and has raised $100M from leading venture capital firms. They have assembled world-class mobile, hardware, security, and cloud veterans from Google, Apple, Nest, Danger, Microsoft, Amazon, Logitech, Twitter, and Netflix.
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