Inseego Corp. - Board of Directors

Peter Leparulo

    Peter Leparulo
    Executive Chairman
    Peter V. Leparulo has served as a director since May 2003 and as our Chief Executive Officer since January of 2003. Prior to January 2003, he was our Senior Vice President, General Manager, CDMA Operations since May 2001. From September 2000 to May 2001, he served as our Senior Vice President, Corporate and Strategic Development and General Counsel. From June 1998 until September 2000, Mr. Leparulo was a Senior Partner at the law firm of Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, where he specialized in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, securities, intellectual property and general corporate matters. Prior to joining Orrick, Mr. Leparulo was a Partner at the law firm of Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP, from January 1992 until June 1998, and an Associate at that firm from October 1989 until January 1992. He holds a Bachelor of Science from Colgate University and a Juris Doctor from Case Western Reserve University.

    Brad Weinert

      Brad Weinert
      Acting CEO
      Brad Weinert is Vice President of Business Development, responsible for developing new business relationships and strategic business planning. Mr. Weinert brings over 24 years of sales, business development, marketing and engineering experience to his position and previously held responsibilities for the company?s product management and corporate strategy. Prior to joining Novatel Wireless, he served as COO of Okbridge and as Vice President of Product Management at iVasion/RouterWare, Inc., where he oversaw the design, development and delivery of all commercial and OEM networking products. Mr. Weinert has also held senior management positions with NetManage, Inc., Age Logic, Inc., and Pathway Systems, where his responsibilities included engineering, sales and marketing of software and hardware products for local and wide area networking.

      Patrick O'Bright

        Patrick J. O'Bright
        Vice President of Operations and General Manager
        Patrick O'Bright was appointed Vice President of Operations and General Manager in January 2003 where he leads Novatel Wireless? Operations Team and is responsible for managing manufacturing, quality assurance, and supply chain functions. Mr. O?Bright oversees the program management team, responsible for new product launches, and internal operational processes and efficiencies. Previously, he served as Director of CDMA Business and Strategic Development. Mr. O?Bright has extensive experience in the telecommunications industry with a broad background ranging from manufacturing and supply chain management to product development and launch. Prior to joining Novatel Wireless in September 2000, he was a Program Manager at Motorola, Inc., where he was responsible for market research, risk analysis, and revenue forecasting for next generation new product development programs. Prior to Motorola, Mr. O?Bright was Service Department Manufacturing Supervisor for Qualcomm Personal Electronics, Inc, where he managed a staff of 73 technical and professional employees and was instrumental in creating operational efficiency, inventory control, and increasing productivity and product yield.

        Catherine Ratcliffe

          Catherine F. Ratcliffe
          Vice President Business Affairs
          Catherine F. Ratcliffe joined Novatel Wireless in May 2004 as Vice President, Business Affairs. Before joining Novatel Wireless she practiced law privately, most recently as partner in the law firm Lamb & Kawakami. From 1997 to 2002 she was Vice President, General Counsel and Human Resources at Day Runner, Inc. She was a partner in the law firm Bryan Cave LLP practicing in the corporate finance, securities and mergers and acquisition areas from 1992 to 1997.

          Slim Souissi

            Slim S. Souissi
            Chief Technology Officer
            Dr. Slim S. Souissi has served as Novatel Wireless vice president of Engineering and chief technology officer since October 2002. Prior to that, he served as our vice president of emerging technologies from December 2001 to October 2002 and as our principal research scientist from May 2000 to December 2001. Prior to joining Novatel Wireless, Dr. Souissi was principal staff engineer in Motorola's research and development PCS operation from November 1994 to May 2000. He is the recipient of the Distinguished Innovator Award from Motorola. Dr. Souissi holds 29 U.S. patents, all related to wireless technology.

            Rob Hadley

              Rob M. Hadley
              Vice President of Sales
              Rob Hadley has served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing since January 2003. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of Strategic Accounts from April 2001 to December 2002. Prior to joining Novatel Wireless, Mr. Hadley was Vice President Sales for e-SIM Ltd., a leading provider of advanced simulation technology for product development. Prior to eSIM, Mr. Hadley held various senior sales and marketing positions inside Aonix, a Thomson Software company providing IT solutions for corporate enterprise reporting and lifecycle software development markets, with the last position being Vice President of Marketing.

              Dan Halvorson

                Dan L. Halvorson
                Chief Financial Officer
                Dan L. Halvorson joined Novatel Wireless in 2000 as Vice President of Finance and Treasurer before being appointed Chief Financial Officer in 2004. From 1998 through 2000, Mr. Halvorson worked for Dura Pharmaceuticals as Director of Finance. From 1996 to 1998, he served as Director of Finance for Alliance Pharmaceuticals. Prior to that, he was a Senior Manager with Deloitte and Touche, LLP and PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Halvorson is a certified public accountant and has extensive public company and SEC reporting experience.