Dr. Victor Vurpillat
Chairman Global Connexus
Dr. Vurpillat has the visionary outlook and management experience from launching and growing many successful companies, including Telerate, Novell and CompuCom. Victor has played a key role in generating more the $10,000,000,000 in stock market valuation in the technology sector.
Being in the heart of Silicon Valley, he has developed and continues to maintain numerous contacts with high tech venture capital individuals and institutions. His key skills are:
Ability to recognize new opportunities and communicate to the stakeholder community; Conduct industry research on emerging technology trends; Match Making – network with entrepreneurs, prospective customers and venture capitalists; Assist companies to launch their businesses in new markets and verticals.
Since 1998 Dr. Vurpillat has been an SME Globalization advisor to the Government of Finland through Global Connexus where he is Chairman of the Board.
Dr. Vurpillat is the author of three books: Principals of Inertial Navigation, Conversations with the Future (later made into a Documentary), and Launching your Software Business in America, written at the request of the Government of Finland.
He is also a member of Mensa and the World Future Society.