Director of Business Development
Muralidhar Thandavamurthy has over 20 years of sales, marketing, business development, and general management experience in the semiconductor industry. As Director of Business Development for Semtech Corporation in India, he is responsible for leading the India applications engineering team and driving marketing initiatives in the region. His key focus is helping to build the LoRa® ecosystem in India and bringing in major multinational corporations to collaborate with public LoRaWAN®-based network operators.
His work is leading the effort to increase awareness of, and support enterprising Internet of Things (IoT) startups adopting LoRa devices and the LoRaWAN protocol. His work is leading initiatives to make LoRa the de facto standard for LPWAN in the country and supporting India’s top customers to participate and join the LoRa Alliance®. Prior to joining Semtech, Muralidhar held the position of Country Manager for India at u-blox Singapore Pte. Ltd., where he was responsible for starting the India office, setting up business operations, and driving business growth. He holds a degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Mysore University, and an MBA in Marketing Management from Bangalore University.
Available to speak:
- Application platforms for the IoT
- LPWA business
- LPWA technology
- Smart cities