OpenMobile provides compatibility solutions to create an open ecosystem of mobile apps worldwide.

Today, OpenMobile is responsible for extending the reach of the Android app ecosystem; empowering it on devices and platforms running virtually any operating system and utilizing payment and monetization methods supported worldwide.

OpenMobile is a dynamic, revenue-generating, and growing technology company led by a team with a deep background in compatibility software, knowledge of operating systems and apps, and drive to succeed.

 

Management Team

 

Bob Angelo | Founder, Chairman and CEO

Leading OpenMobile’s executive team, Robert F. Angelo is responsible for providing strategic direction, business operations, profitable execution, and leadership. Bob’s proven track record in leading successful innovative technology start ups drives his passion for making OpenMobile’s mission a reality.

Bob Angelo has built several successful companies that have resulted in high value acquisitions or an initial public offering. He has deep experience in building and executing OEM-focused compatibility strategies. His long history of application compatibility started back in the PC era when Bob, as COO of Phoenix Technologies, lead the team that drove the clone business. Bob later founded and was CEO of SystemSoft where his team created BIOS, Power Management, and PC Card Software – SystemSoft was the absolute leader in compatibility for notebooks and laptops with the first two customers being Intel and Microsoft.

Given Bob’s extensive and successful background in technology and compatibility, it is evident why he launched OpenMobile with the next wave of compatibility – this time bringing Android apps to non-Android platforms across worldwide.

Bob Angelo
Founder, Chairman and CEO

Chris Berland | CFO

Chris Berland is responsible for the finance, investor relations, human resources, and legal capabilities of the company. He also co-leads the long term strategy for company growth. Chris’s experience in hiring and developing staff, and in building organizations, is helping to drive the rapid growth of OpenMobile.

Prior to joining OpenMobile, Chris was the Vice President of Finance at Physicians Interactive, Inc., and was the company’s financial leader, building and executing a long-term strategic plan. In his four years at Physicians Interactive, he built and was responsible for all of the financial capabilities of the company, including FP&A, accounting, treasury, and capital management. He helped execute and integrate two acquisitions in addition to raising $17 million of growth capital.  Prior to joining Physicians Interactive, Chris spent five years at Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ: MDRX) and three years in investment banking. 

Chris holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Kansas State University.

Chris Berland
CFO

Patrick Sansonetti | Senior Vice President

Patrick Sansonetti is responsible for worldwide sales, marketing, and app developer partnerships at OpenMobile.

Patrick has 20+ years of experience selling software solutions to international companies.  Prior to OpenMobile, Patrick was a co-founder and SVP of sales and business development at UpdateLogic (acquired by Silicon Image).  UpdateLogic was a leading provider of cloud-based software and device management solutions for mobile and consumer products, where he lead all business activities, managed an international sales team, and was responsible for strategic relationships.  As co-founder of UpdateLogic, Patrick was also involved in investor relations, sat on the board of directors, and was interim CEO.

Patrick was VP of sales and marketing at Vibren Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation, which provided consulting services and software products to mobile, consumer, and computing manufacturers.  Patrick joined Vibren management team when Vibren acquired Rachis Corporation.  Patrick was a co-founder of Rachis, a specialized embedded software and engineering consulting company and held the title of COO and VP of business development.  Patrick initially gained international sales, marketing, and product development expertise at SystemSoft Corporation which had a very successful IPO while he held the role of Senior Director of technical sales.

Patrick has received a degree in Computer Science and Mathematics from the College of the Holy Cross.

Patrick Sansonetti
Senior Vice President

 
 

Chandra Bajpai | Vice President, Advanced Products

A proven technology product management executive, Chandra Bajpai brings 15+ years of experience in high tech engineering, marketing, presales, strategic planning and management.

Cultivating a broad perspective on the high tech marketplace, he has run the gamut from early stage startups to billion dollar behemoths including SystemSoft, Metatomix, Charles River and Monster.com. At SystemSoft, Chandra conceived and developed two market defining products, CardWizard and SystemWizard, directly propelling the company towards a highly successful IPO. While at Monster, Chandra managed the $450M resume search business, and led a crucial project to overhaul the antiquated resume search engine with a break through semantic search engine technology.

Chandra is a valuable customer-facing technologist with a BS in Computer Science from Brandeis University, and currently holds 5 patents in the area of computer diagnostics and real-time data integration.

Chandra Bajpai
VP, Advanced Products

Kelvin J Tom | Vice President, Product Management And Strategy

Prior to joining OpenMobile, Kelvin was Vice President and General Manager of System Software business unit at Alten Calsoft Labs, a global leader in Enterprise IT and Product Engineering solutions. Kelvin was responsible for worldwide Sales, Marketing, and Engineering of System Software solutions using Phoenix Technologies products. As a Premier Trusted Partner of Phoenix Technologies, Ltd in the Americas and India, Kelvin managed the strategic relationship between Alten CalSoft Labs and Phoenix Technologies, Ltd.

Kelvin has almost 30 years of industry experience working with various PC OEM/ODM and Embedded device manufacturers such as Dell, DEC, AT&T, Mitsubishi, Intel, Lenovo, EMC, NetApp, Radisys, AMD, IBM, SMSC, NCR, Siemens, Fujitsu,and Hewlett Packard. Prior to Alten Calsoft Labs, Kelvin was Strategic Business Development Manager at Vibren Technologies, a wholly owned subsidiary of NEC Corporation. Prior to Vibren, Kelvin was at Phoenix Technologies, the market leader in x86 system software, where he was Director, Worldwide Field Application Engineering and held various Sales and Engineering positions.

Kelvin holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from California State University.

Kelvin Tom
VP, Product Strategy

Hamzata Diallo | Vice President, Engineering

Hamzata Diallo
VP, Engineering