Executive Chair, Principal Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
Robert M. Pons has more than 30 years of senior level management and Board experience including early stage ventures and middle market companies. He currently serves as President and CEO of Spartan Advisors Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in telecom and technology companies, and serves on the boards of Inseego Corp. and Alaska Communications Inc. Mr. Pons received a B.A. degree with honors from Rowan University.
Vice Chairman of the Board
Jeffrey M. Tuder has more than 20 years of investment experience across multiple asset classes including private and public equity, private and public credit, and venture capital across multiple industries and through economic cycles. Mr. Tuder is currently the Managing Member of Tremson Capital Management, LLC, a private investment firm focused on identifying and investing in securities of undervalued publicly traded companies. Mr. Tuder is also a Partner at Ambina Partners, a private investment firm focused on private equity and special situations credit investments, and serves on the board of Inseego Corp. Mr. Tuder received a B.A. degree from Yale University.
Julian D. Singer
Mr. Singer is a member of the Board of Directors of Evolving Systems since January 2015. Prior to that, he served as a nonvoting observer to the Board of Directors from July 2014 until December 2014. Since May 2013 Mr. Singer has been engaged as an independent investment advisor. Prior to that, from April 2006 through June 2011, Mr. Singer served as an assistant trader and an analyst with York Capital Management where he evaluated potential mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Singer currently serves on the Board of Directors of Live MicroSystems, Inc., which sold its operating assets in 2013. Mr. Singer has a B.S. in Finance from Lehigh University and an M.B.A. from the NYU Stern School of Business. Mr. Singer has a background in finance and investing in various industries, including software and telecommunications, as well as mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Stecker, 52, has served as a member of the board of directors of Evolving Systems (NASDAQ:EVOL), a leader in real-time digital engagement solutions and services, since March 2016, and was named Chairman in August 2016, Executive Chairman in April 2018 and President & CEO in July 2018. He served as a Senior Policy Advisor to the United States Department of Commerce from 2014 to 2017. In that capacity, Mr. Stecker was part of the senior team that launched the First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet). Mr. Stecker currently serves on the board of directors of Live Microsystems, Inc. (OTC:LMSC). He previously served on the boards of directors of Sito Mobile, Ltd. (OTC:SITOQ) from June 2017 to September 2017, MRV Communications from April 2013 to June 2016 and HealthWarehouse.com Inc. from December 2010 to August 2013, where he also served on the compensation committee. From January to November 2014, Mr. Stecker served as the Vice President of Mobile Entertainment for RealNetworks (NASDAQ:RNWK). From November 2009 to December 2013, he served as CEO of Live MicroSystems, Inc., and from April 2005 to November 2009 he was a senior executive in both Telecom Operations and Strategy at Cartesian, Inc. (NASDAQ:CRTN). He received his B.A. in Political Science and Computer Science from Duke University, and his J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law.