Founded in 2009, Keyssa, Inc. developed its breakthrough Kiss Connectivity solution, based on a proprietary solid-state connector that uses Extremely High Frequencies (EHF) to provide low-power, high-speed data transfer – securely and simply. With over 200 patent filings, Keyssa reinvented the connector. Managed by an experienced team of multidisciplinary technologists and standards experts, Keyssa’s investors include Alsop Louie, Dolby Family Ventures, Foxconn, SK hynix, Intel Capital, NantWorks, Neuberger Berman, and Samsung.
Chief Executive Officer
Eric Almgren is the CEO of Keyssa. As co-founder of Silicon Image, Eric helped firmly establish the HDMI standard, which has shipped well over 5B units. He was also co-founder and CEO at Mixman Technologies, a company making it simple to manipulate and perform digital music. Eric worked at LSI Logic in sales and marketing, supporting large ASIC customers. He began at Hewlett-Packard where he designed high-speed signal circuits for microprocessors. Eric received his B.S.E.E from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and his M.B.A. from the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.