Veera Anantha, PhD
Dr. Veera Anantha is a hands-on technology executive and business leader with a passion to change the world using technology and big data. He has held executive positions at Fortune 100 companies and has successfully founded, led and grown numerous startups. Dr. Anantha is currently Founder & COO of The Learning Corp (formerly known as Constant Therapy); an award winning mobile solution that uses advanced data analytics to help people recover their brain function after a stroke, brain injury or other neurological disorders. As Founding CEO of Constant Therapy, he quickly grew the company from an idea to a high-impact health technology company serving tens of thousands of patients and clinicians globally; and won awards for its patient impact from the American Heart Association and AARP.
Previously as an executive at Motorola, Dr. Anantha led a global team that created several award winning enterprise wireless products and brought them to market worldwide. As VP Engineering at Wireless Valley (a startup acquired by Motorola), he led a team that invented wireless technologies that are used around the world today to design and manage complex wireless networks. While at Intrinsity (a startup acquired by Apple), Dr. Anantha worked with a team that built the world’s fastest Digital Signal Processor at the time.
Dr. Anantha has a MS and Ph.D. from Northwestern University and a BS from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Mumbai. He holds several technology patents, is an author on many peer-reviewed scientific papers, and a frequent speaker at technology forums and conferences. Dr. Anantha is a mentor at the Insight Health Data Science Program and Charter Member of TiE Boston.