about us

Nestwave provides advanced, IoT geolocation solutions to IoT modem and DSP vendors. Nestwave's patented, hybrid-signal technology significantly improves localization accuracy in critical indoor and dense urban environments while greatly reducing power consumption and solution footprint compared to existing solutions. 

meet the Team

Management Team

Ambroise Popper

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CEO

Ambroise has over 20 years of experience in wireless & IoT start-ups, on both sides of the Atlantic.  He was a co-founder of Sequans (NYSE: SQNS), where he lead the IoT business unit as the company evolved into low-power LTE. After Sequans, Ambroise joined Quantenna, a high-performance Wi-Fi leader, shortly before their IPO in 2016. At Quantenna, he was in charge of marketing and business development, until its acquisition by ON semi.  Ambroise started his career developing DSP algorithms for DOCSIS systems at Juniper Networks.

Rabih Chrabieh

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Cofounder and CTO

Rabih is the system architect designing and developing the ultra-low-power indoor/outdoor geolocation solution for the Internet of Things (IoT).

With 25 years of experience in the wireless industry at companies as Sequans, Qualcomm and ArrayComm, as system architect and research engineer in 3G, 4G and UWB systems. He also co-founded a start-up, Softwave Wireless, that developed a wireless network planning tool and that was recently acquired by a major player in the Silicon Valley. He is an inventor on 30 patents.

David Gell

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Chief Strategy Officer

Serial entrepreneur with 25 years of developing and commercializing mobile, IoT and wireless products. Over 30 products and services brought to market and 60+ patents. Strategic advisor and board member of numerous startups.  HP, Cygnus Broadband (acquired by Quarterhill, Inc), VIE Technologies, Solectek, Olympus Sky.

Alexis Djevaguiroff

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CFO

Alexis has 25 years experience in finance and operations across several markets and industries. He held management roles for Radiall, Sequans Communications, Eyeka (now Insites Consulting).  Since 2018, Alexis has held part-time CFO positions in numerous start-ups,  securing their strategies and implementing flexible, efficient and scalable organizations.

 

Board of Directors

Vincent Mouret

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Chair

Vincent's extensive CEO experience enables him to lead Nestwave with a strategic vision for its development.

Prior to Nestwave, Vincent has been CEO of several semiconductor start-ups in the field of GPS (Nemerix), video (Let it Wave) and wireless communications (Gridbee). Previously he held several management roles in large corporations such as Texas Instruments, Motorola, Alcatel and Wavecom (now Sierra Wireless).

Simon Alexandre

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Director

General Manager and Partner at The Faktory.

Nicolas Boulay

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Director

Senior Partner at SOFIMAC Innovation.

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