Alan A. Varghese has 25 years of experience in wireless, semiconductors, IoT, cable, optical, automotive, and smart buildings and cities. He is currently an industry consultant and analyst. The first half of his career was as an engineer and technology manager at Ericsson, Panasonic and Cisco across technologies such as broadband, cellular, semiconductors and signal processing. He also has experience in business development, marketing, sales and strategy. He enjoys helping organizations with their strategies by mapping out their technologies and competencies across customer trends and future growth markets. His work also includes market research for clients, representing companies at standards meetings, and writing in industry publications.