Mr. Kantor is the CEO and a co-founder of Full Spectrum. He brings 20 years of experience in the wireless industry to Full Spectrum including senior level positions in marketing, finance and product development at AT&T Wireless, BellSouth International and Nokia Siemens Networks. Since 2004, Mr. Kantor has focused exclusively on the development of private wireless data network technology for mission critical industries including electric utilities, oil & gas companies and the transportation industries. Mr. Kantor has a BA from Columbia University and an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School.
Mr.Shahar is the CTO and a co-founder of Full Spectrum. He has over 30 years of telecommunications system development experience including the design and implementation of broadband wireless data systems for top tier system integrators and service providers including WorldCom, Nortel and ADC. Mr. Shahar has been awarded multiple patents in the data communications industry and has been an active participant in major wireless standardization activities including IEEE 802.16. He holds a BSC & MSC in electrical engineering at Tel Aviv University, Israel.
Mr. Simpson brings a diverse set of managerial, operations and engineering skills to his role as Chief Operating Officer of Full Spectrum. After graduating with honors in Computer Science from the University of Hertfordshire (UK), Mr. Simpson joined AT&T Bell Laboratories as a software engineer and was rapidly promoted to technical manager. In 1989, Mr. Simpson joined Catapult Communications, a leading developer of telecommunications test equipment for the world's major wireless equipment manufacturers and operators including Alcatel-Lucent, Ericsson, Motorola, NEC, NTT DoCoMo and Nokia Siemens Networks. During his 19-year tenure with Catapult, Mr. Simpson held a variety of senior positions including Vice President of Applications Engineering and Vice President of Product Development. Furthermore, Mr. Simpson was part of the executive team that led Catapult to a successful IPO in 1999.
Vice President, Asia
Mr. Chu is the Vice President, Asia. He manages the company’s strategy and business activities throughout Asia. He brings to Full Spectrum over 25 years of senior management experience in semiconductor and wireless communication systems. Mr. Chu has facilitated the launch of communication networks for China Telecom, China Mobile, China Unicom, PCCW, Telecom Malaysia, Indonesia Telecom, AT&T and TimeWarner Cable among others. Most recently, Mr. Chu focused on China working with large industrial operators in the energy and manufacturing sectors. Mr. Chu has a BS in Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley and a Masters in Business Administration from Santa Clara University.
Director, Business Development
Robert Burchard is the Director of Business Development at Full Spectrum. Mr. Burchard has more than twenty-five years’ experience in the wireless communications industry including 15 years in the development and sales of wireless data networks including senior positions at Pacific Monolithics, Vyyo, Arcadian Networks and On-Ramp. Mr. Burchard is an expert in private wireless data networks including hardware and software data communications development for utilities including distribution utilities and the oil & gas industry.