- Los Altos
Ramu is the co-founder and CEO of Synqq. For each meeting, Synqq automatically delivers relevant information, enables you take and share notes that are automatically organized and furthers your business relationships. We enable smart collaboration around meetings. Synqq is now available for Apple devices and on the Web (https://synqq.com)
Before Synqq, Ramu worked for Skype when his startup Qik was acquired in 2011. Ramu co-founded Qik from his garage to enable cell phone users to stream live video from their phones to the web or to any other device. Qik enables users to see what others are seeing using mobile phones. Qik became the #1 mobile video provider when Skype acquired in 2011. Qik was the largest acquisition by Skype and now part of the video and mobile offerings from Skype.
During the past 20+ years in the software industry, Ramu Sunkara has played a key role and has consistently developed highly innovative and pioneering solutions at the intersection of leading-edge technology and business value.
May 1, 2014 - Current (over 2 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (4)Update
|Nov 3, 2012||TechCrunch - Qik Founder’s Story: Taking Mobile Video Out Of The Garage And Putting It Into The Hands Of Skype|
|Jun 20, 2011||Venture Beat - Skype boots executives to prep for Microsoft takeover|
|Jun 20, 2011||Gigaom - Skype cuts senior executives. Why?|
|Jun 20, 2011||BGR Boy Genius Report - Skype said to be firing execs to reduce payouts|
|Jun 20, 2011||Gigaom - Skype CEO, not investors, made the key cuts|
|Jun 20, 2011||TechWeek Europe - Skype Culls Management Ahead Of Microsoft Deal|
|Jun 18, 2011||Gigaom - Updated: DoJ Okays Microsoft’s Skype Buy As Key Execs Get Shown The Door|
|Oct 27, 2008||BGR Boy Genius Report - Qik announces client for BlackBerry devices, world jumps for joy|