Board of Directors

Suneet Singh Tuli

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Suneet Singh Tuli co-founded Datawind Net Access along with his brother Raja Singh Tuli in 2000 and has since served as President and Chief Executive Officer. Suneet Sing Tuli has led the Company through a number of equity financings, the launch of various products and the build out of the management team in order to facilitate the Company's expansion. Suneet Singh Tuli is also the primary driver for building the Company's brand recognition for its unique technology. In September 2012, Forbes magazine named Suneet Singh Tuli among the "Impact 15" list of education innovators. He also received numerous other prestigious awards for his work as Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Prior to co-founding the Company, Suneet Singh Tuli founded a manufacturing company of large-format scanning and plotting equipment and portable imaging peripherals where he was principally responsible for sales, marketing, support and manufacturing operations, employing over 250 people in the United States, Canada, England, Germany and India. Suneet Singh Tuli holds a Bachelors degree in Applied Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Toronto (1990). Suneet Singh Tuli is 45 years old and works full time for the Company.

Raja Singh Tuli

Chief Technology Officer and Executive Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors

Raja Singh Tuli co-founded Datawind Net Access along with Suneet Singh Tuli in 2000 and has since served as Chief Technology Officer. Raja Singh Tuli conceptualized the Company's products and developed its core technologies. Since the Company's formation, Raja Singh Tuli managed the research and development activities of the Company, as well as the supply chain and manufacturing operations. Raja Singh Tuli is considered an expert in the imaging industries, with many patents granted to date and several additional patents pending in different parts of the world in imaging, portable products, solar technologies, printing and scanning machines. Raja Singh Tuli holds a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Alberta (1989).

Jonathan Brockhouse

Non-Executive Director

Jonathan Brockhouse is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Brockhouse Capital Inc., a private venture capital firm based in Montreal with interests in technology, alternative energy and finance. He is also President and Chief Executive Officer of Jebvest Inc. which invests in and restores historic buildings in Montreal’s Old town which are then subsequently rented to commercial and residential tenants. He sits on the Board of a number of private companies as well as some charities. He has helped to raise approximately one hundred million dollars for various corporate entities over the past half decade. As an early stage investor, he advised the management of Datawind for a number of years before joining the Board in 2012.

Committees

Committee Role
Audit Committee Member
Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee Member
Compensation Committee Member

Viscount Nicholas Bearsted

Non-Executive Director and Non-Executive Co-Chairman of the Board of Directors

Viscount Bearsted has been a serial entrepreneur and investor since 1977. He is Senior Partner of Farley Farms as well as Chairman of Powerstax Ltd and ExactTrak Ltd. He is currently a director of Affinity Solutions Inc., and IPV Ltd. Previously he has been, inter alia, Chairman of Insignia Solutions plc (listed on the NASDAQ) and Archetype Ltd, and a founder of Alliance Imaging Inc.(listed on the NASDAQ) and Alliance Medical plc, as well as Chief Executive Officer of Hulton Deutsch Collection Ltd and Airpad Ltd. Other directorships include Mayborn Group plc (listed on the London Stock Exchange), Samuel Properties Ltd. (listed on the London Stock Exchange), St James’s Venture Capital Fund and CASE Communications plc (listed on the London Stock Exchange). He started his career as a Software Engineer having received a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Oxford University in 1972.

Committees

Committee Role
Corporate Governance & Nominating Committee Chair
Compensation Committee Chair
Audit Committee Member

Jerry Tarasofsky

Non-Executive Director

Mr. Tarasofsky serves as chief executive officer of CSI Diagnostics, a business management consulting firm, which he co-founded in 2010. Prior to that, he co-founded, served as president and chief executive officer of iPerceptions, a customer analytics company which traded publicly on the TSX Venture Exchange. Before that, Mr. Tarasofsky co-founded and was chief executive officer of Capability Snapshot Inc., a privately held company that conceived and developed a unique methodology for evaluating organizations’ capabilities. Tarasofsky also co-founded and was president of Mage Centers for Management Development, an international management consulting firm, and co-founded and was president of Compucentre Inc., one of the first computer and electronic retail chains, with 50 locations across Canada.

Committees

Committee Role
Audit Committee Chair