Co-Founder and CEO
Sai-Wai graduated from Caltech and began his career at Intel, where his leadership in developing the first ever million-transistor microprocessor was lauded by IEEE. Subsequently, he led engineering at C-Cube Microsystems, a pioneer in video compression. Their innovation in digital TV resulted in an Emmy award in 1995. In 1999, Sai-Wai founded YesVideo, which continues to be the leader in advanced video conversion services to consumers through over 34000 retail outlets. Sai-Wai founded Kuna in 2012, prompted by his first-hand experience of the need for a reliable, preventive home security system.
Co-Founder and CTO
Haomiao has a passion for adapting advanced technologies for consumer use. He built self-driving cars during his undergraduate years at Caltech, and as part of his Ph.D. research at Stanford, pioneered the aerodynamics and control of multi-rotor drones. His expertise spans many areas in technology, especially in robotics, computer vision, machine learning, and sensor networks. He is gratified to be bringing together recent innovations in these areas into the design of Kuna. He co-founded Kuna with Sai-wai, and continues to drive the companies technical vision and strategy.
VP of Marketing
Amauri is a marketing and sales executive with broad international experience. A pioneer in the mobile internet, he led several successful campaigns for Nokia, both in Brazil and the U.S. He has held leadership positions in companies serving a large consumer market, such as Velti and Symantec. Amauri brings to Kuna a strong focus on transparency and integrity in our relationships with our customers. Amauri studied marketing at NYU.
Murali has over 20 years of experience leading the development of products in multiple domains, with the common theme of high reliability and intuitive user experience. These have included ‘carrier-grade’ software at BEA and Oracle supporting millions of users, and mission-critical products used for recovery from disasters at Sungard AS. One of his products won a Gartner Magic Quadrant placement for its elegant user experience. Murali received his Ph.D. in Physics from Caltech.