CEO & Co-Founder, Optigo Networks
Pook-Ping Yao is the CEO and a Co-Founder of Optigo Networks, a company making smart buildings smarter with an integrated networking solution for connecting the smart building and protecting it from network anomalies. Ping is a proven business leader with an excellent understanding of world-wide networking markets and extensive international business experience. Recognize expert in smart buildings, networking and cybersecurity technologies combined with first class communication skills, drive and management skills. Sales and management experience obtained from over 12 years at PMC-Sierra (now Microsemi).
Ping is a sought after speaker and writer in Canada and the United States, primarily discussing security and vulnerabilities in smart buildings driven by advances in the Internet of Things (IoT). Expertise is particular relevant to organizations looking to implement new technologies in the commercial building space, without opening the building to hackers.