Tim MeyerFounder at Connect5
Tim Meyer advises clients on how to leverage private 5G networks and IoT as catalysts to their digital transformation. He has a particular focus on Healthcare, Manufacturing and Renewable Energy.
Previously, at IBM Tim Meyer advised global clients on their Digital Transformation and Internet of Things (IoT) strategies, leveraging IBM’s assets in AI, Analytics, Cloud, Mobile and Security.
Tim’s career spans large technology companies Analog Devices and Ericsson as well as a series of startups. As CEO of Crisp Wireless, he pioneered mobile multimedia applications for Nokia, Motorola and AT&T. Tim has consulted for a variety of companies from small to large multinational on electric car charging, smart city networks, solar monitoring systems, wearables and cybersecurity.
Tim held a variety of management roles at Ericsson, culminating in CTO of the Wireless Internet Solutions division. His notable achievement was developing the first wireless, push email system jointly with Research in Motion and RadioMail. This directly led to the development of Blackberry.
He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, an MBA from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania and the Cleantech Executive Program at New York University. He is also an Adjunct Professor at Columbia University, School of International and Public Affairs, with a focus on projects at the intersection of policy and technology. In his spare time Tim mentors startups funded by the MIT Sandbox.