Pravin Desale

Senior Vice President, IoT Engineering

Pravin Desale, Semtech

Pravin Desale joined Semtech as the senior vice president of IoT Engineering in January 2023, following Semtech’s acquisition of Sierra Wireless. Pravin is responsible for development of all modules, router, Cloud solutions, and managed connectivity services for IoT. Pravin brings more than 28 years of R&D and engineering management experience to Semtech. At Sierra Wireless, he served as senior vice president of engineering, overseeing global engineering and managed connectivity operations. Prior to joining Sierra Wireless, Pravin was senior vice president of engineering at Veritas Technologies where he was responsible for data protection appliance solutions, software defined storage and application resiliency solutions. Pravin served as vice president of engineering at Seagate, and vice president of engineering at LSI Logic, where he led teams in software and hardware development. Pravin has a Master's of Electrical Engineering degree from Santa Clara University.