Management

Cascoda’s senior team:

Bruno Johnson, Chief Executive Officer

Bruno is an expert in the conceptualization, design and development of standard products for the electronics industry. He began his career on the graduate program of Hitachi Europe, where he participated in the development of system-on-chip DAB radio receivers. His subsequent experience at Acapella and Semtech covers positions of responsibility in business units involved in wireless, communications, human input devices and sensing. Bruno holds a BEng from the University of Sussex, an MSc in Microelectronics from the University of Southampton, and an MBA from Imperial College Business School.

Wolfgang Bruchner, Chief Technical Officer

Wolfgang is an expert in communications technology, with wide-ranging experience in the design and management of complex high-frequency semiconductor products. Capable of design at the software level, the system level and at the transistor level, Wolfgang understands architecture, process technology, device requirement, risk, and cost considerations for complex products. Wolfgang’s experience stems from 13 years at Semtech and Acapella in Southampton, and a further 4 years at ES2 in France. Wolfgang is a graduate of the Technical University of Munich (MSc equivalent).

Peter Burnett, Firmware manager

Peter has over 30 years of embedded software development experience covering operating systems, communications protocols and encryption methods, with the last 10 years spent developing low-power-wireless software. He was responsible for ZigBee development at CompXs (later Integration Associates) and produced high-level-protocol stacks awarded ZigBee golden unit status. Subsequently he has been a consultant to Philips and other smart energy companies. Peter has held positions of responsibility in the ZigBee Alliance, and he continues to participate in standards development. Peter has a BA in Mathematics from the University of Warwick, an MSc in Computer Science from the University of Essex and an MBA from the University of Leeds.