Tony Alvarez takes CEO position to steer strategic growth as the Internet-of-Things drives digital retail and physical convergence.
SAN JOSE, CALIF. – January 11th, 2018 – The Board of Altierre Corp., an industry leader in wireless Internet-of-Things (IoT) technology, announces the appointment of Tony Alvarez as chief executive officer, effective immediately.
Tony brings wide-ranging management and leadership expertise demonstrated at C-Level Executive and Board positions of numerous innovative companies, most notably in the semiconductor industry.
“The Altierre Board of Directors is thrilled to welcome Tony. We believe that his deep knowledge of, and leadership experience in, operations, strategy, and technology will further accelerate Altierre’s growth in the digital retail and IoT markets,” said Alex Wong, Altierre Board Member and a managing director at the D. E. Shaw group.
“I am incredibly excited to join the Altierre team. It is a tremendous opportunity. Altierre’s unique intelligent dynamic hopping technology infrastructure, seamless bi-directional messaging, and ultra low-energy system requirements have already helped retailers in the battle against Amazon. Altierre’s technology provides insights and capabilities that were previously available only to on-line retailers.” Tony Alvarez, CEO, Altierre Corp.
Alvarez’s most recent management experience includes serving as Chairman at SunEdison Semiconductor, Board Member at SunEdison and ChipMOS Technology, COO at Aptina and Advanced Analogic Technology, as well as CEO at Leadis Technology.
Altierre’s patented technology, infrastructure and solution suite is already driving IoT adoption and digital connectivity in the United States and Europe. But the market opportunity to engage customers on a 1:1 basis, sharpen operational precision, and enhance company performance is only just now unfolding.