Sequans Communications S.A. (SQNS) announced that Wes Cummins has been elected to its board of directors.
“We are pleased to have Wes join our board,” said Georges Karam, Sequans CEO. “He brings valuable depth of experience in technology as well as in finance and his strategic counsel will be of great benefit to us.”
“Sequans has established itself as a leader by introducing LTE for IoT technology that is the most highly optimized among its competitors,” said Cummins. “I’m pleased to join Sequans’ board and look forward to helping the company maintain its leadership around the world.”
Cummins has been an analyst with Nokomis Capital, LLC, an investment advisory firm, and is currently a director on the boards of Telenav, Inc. (TNAV), a leading provider of location-based platform services, and Vishay Precision Group (VPG), an internationally recognized designer, manufacturer and marketer of resistive foil technology, sensors, and sensor-based systems for niche, industrial applications. Previously, Cummins was an analyst for Harvey Partners from March 2011 to September 2012. Prior to that, he was employed by B. Riley & Co. (RILY), an investment banking firm, where he served in positions of increasing responsibility, beginning first as an equity research analyst in 2002, then a director of research, capital markets director, and finally as president of B. Riley until his departure in 2011.
About Sequans Communications
Sequans Communications S.A. (SQNS) is a leading provider of single-mode 4G LTE semiconductor solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) and a wide range of broadband data devices. Founded in 2003, Sequans has developed and delivered seven generations of 4G technology and its chips are certified and shipping in 4G networks around the world. Today, Sequans offers two LTE product lines: StreamrichLTE™, optimized for broadband devices, including CPE, mobile and portable routers, and high-performance IoT devices, and StreamliteLTE™, optimized for lower data rate and narrowband IoT devices. Sequans is based in Paris, France with additional offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Israel, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan, South Korea, and China. Visit Sequans online at www.sequans.com; www.facebook.com/sequans; www.twitter.com/sequans