Arun Nair is the CTO and co-founder of RetailNext, the world’s first technology company dedicated to providing advanced in-store analytics for brick-and-mortar retail businesses.
Prior to founding RetailNext, Arun held several technology and product management positions at companies including Cisco and Micromuse (acquired by IBM). At his most recent position before RetailNext, Arun was the co-founder, product manager, and technical lead of the internal start-up within the Cisco Emerging Technologies Group focused on developing video applications for the gaming and retail markets. Prior to that, he was a technical lead for the Cisco Transport Manager application. Before Cisco, Arun led development at the Santa Monica, CA branch of Micromuse responsible for the product line for telecommunications carriers.
Arun holds a Bachelor of Technology degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras, India and an MBA from the Haas School of Business, UC Berkeley.