Afero

The Afero IoT platform securely connects things that matter. Afero enables companies from any industry to rapidly deploy and manage IoT services for connected devices. Afero is working with OEMs in a range of verticals to bring secure, easy-to-use, connected devices to market. Afero has taken a “systems design” approach, touching on all parts of the connected ecosystem (edge device + hub + cloud + developer tools) to simplify the development process and quickly bolt connectivity onto Greenfield (clean-sheet) and Brownfield (legacy) product designs.

Joe Britt

Chief Executive Officer

Joe Britt, is founder & CEO of Afero. Joe’s Silicon Valley career began 25 years ago at Apple, and has included senior engineering roles at 3DO, Catapult Entertainment, and WebTV. Joe was the first WebTV employee, and he built the OS used in every WebTV set top box. After WebTV Joe founded Danger Research in 2000 with co-founders Andy Rubin and Matt Hershenson. At Danger, Joe led the design of the hiptop smartphone (sold in the US as the T-Mobile Sidekick). Danger was purchased by Microsoft in 2008 for $500MM. Prior to founding Afero, Joe spent several years at Google working on Android hardware.

Joe Britt