Rod’s career has pioneered great products and award-winning designs for product categories in IoT, Smart Cities, Telecommunication, Interactive Television, and User Interface Design. He has been Distinguished Engineer, Chief Scientist, Chief Product Officer and Principal Designer at Apple, Yahoo!, Canal+ France, Interval Research Corp, and Medallia. He follows a hands‐on design and implementation approach for product creation while developing intellectual property and achieving business objectives.
Rod holds several patents and standards commonplace across industries, and has shipped products in consumer, cloud and industrial categories. At Insight Terra, Rod is the Chief Scientist and Chief Product Officer, combining a forward look at applicable technologies to merge with product strategy, voice of the customer, and engineering architecture.