Kian Saneii is Founder, Chairman and CEO of Independa, Inc. Independa is the leader in offering senior care providers integrated, easy to use technology-enabled independent living solutions. This includes an option for the world’s first and only TV with embedded enterprise eldercare services, offered in conjunction with Independa’s strategic technology and investment partner, LG Electronics.
Prior to Independa, Saneii was GM of Websense Wireless from 2005-2008. From 2001-2005 Saneii held roles as VP Marketing and VP Business Development at Websense, responsible for all aspects of global marketing, strategy, mergers and acquisitions, OEM sales, and business development through new strategic channels. Before joining Websense, Saneii served as Senior Vice President, Worldwide Marketing and Business Development for IMA, Inc. and IPNet Solutions, 1997-2001. From 1985 – 1997, Saneii served in management positions at AT&T Bell Laboratories, DIS Research and FileNet Corporation (acquired by IBM).
Mr. Saneii graduated Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa from New York University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science degree with Honors, and also received the prestigious President’s Award, followed by a Master of Computer Science from Rutgers University.