20 Year Qualcomm veteran, Sandip Sarkar to head engineering efforts moving forward.

Contact: Jim Schueren
Broadcast Microwave Services, LLC
+1.425.354.0165
jschueren@bms-inc.com

SAN DIEGO, CA., 26 MAY 2021—Broadcast Microwave Services (BMS, LLC), a global leader in Aircraft Video Downlink (AVDL) systems announced today the addition of Sandip Sarkar, former Senior Director of Engineering at Qualcomm has joined the company as the Vice President of Engineering.

“We are excited to have such an experienced and innovative leader to join our growing team as we enter our next growth phase. Sandip will be instrumental in developing our product/system roadmap, as well as our future technology directions as we look for new ways to expand our R&D efforts to serve next-generation customer requirements,” said Harry Davoody, CEO of BMS.

When asked why he joined BMS, Sandip said: “I want to help take BMS to the next level and grow as a company by adopting world-class engineering standards and delivering the best quality systems for our customers.”
Sandip Sarkar graduated from the Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur, India with a bachelor’s degree in technology. He earned his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University, and was most recently the CTO of Sesovera, an Edge Based Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning platform company. Before that Sandip was a Sr. Director at Qualcomm and was the technical lead for the Qualcomm Engineering Simulation Tool (QUEST™), a robust tool that analyzes live network data, helping operators more precisely track network performance and identify bottlenecks. 

Dedicated to the highest degree of EE professionalism, Sarkar is a member of ComSoc. He has served as a chairman of the physical layer text group as well as an editor for 3GPP2 specifications. He holds more than 300 worldwide patents. He has authored and published more than 30 technical papers in various IEEE and other technical journals and his name has appeared in “Marquis Who’s Who in America” since 2006.

About Broadcast Microwave Services

BMS designs and manufactures products for capturing and distributing live full motion video via wireless communication. BMS designs and builds its products in California and is a trusted supplier to agencies, globally. Products include long range digital transmitters, receivers, tracking antenna systems and accessories. BMS systems are fully encrypted keeping content secure and are designed for optimum performance in challenging multi-path RF environments. Data911 is a BMS product line providing mobile hardware and software solutions serving Public Safety, federal agencies, and commercial fleets. With 38 years of development, design and manufacturing experience, these products and solutions are designed to keep field operators informed, efficient and safe.

To learn more about privately-held BMS and Data911 please visit the company’s website at: www.bms-inc.com or contact us at sales@bms-inc.com.