Mr. Lopez Brings a Depth and Breadth of Experience to Afero as the Company Builds a 'Truly Secure' Smart Home Camera Program

September 29, 2022 — Afero, the leading IoT Platform as a Service provider, is pleased to announce that Raul Lopez will lead the 'Truly Secure' Camera program for Afero. Afero cameras are "Born-Secure" which provide consumers, businesses, and educators with viable choices for protecting their video security data. Raul's extensive experience in designing and building cameras, plus his passion for ensuring the privacy of individuals and families, will extend the Afero vision of secure video security systems.

"Raul's extensive camera design experience perfectly complements Afero's vision for truly secure and private smart devices," said Joe Britt, Afero CEO and Co-Founder. "Consumers and companies place their trust in Afero-powered products to safely improve their lives and deliver peace of mind. By combining the award-winning and lab-certified Afero security technologies with high fidelity imaging, we have an opportunity to uplevel the smart home camera space. Blending Raul's passion for high quality cameras with Afero no-compromise security will result in exciting new imaging products that deserve their users' trust."

Raul joins the Afero leadership team, bringing proven expertise in architecting, designing, and delivering wildly popular consumer security cameras. Prior to joining Afero Raul led worldwide teams at Amazon Ring around camera architecture, image quality firmware, lab and field testing, tuning software, and ISP design. He built significant relationships across Amazon, extending to vendors and contract manufacturers. Raul and his teams delivered multiple industry leading camera systems. Before Amazon, Raul worked for more than two decades at semiconductor and systems companies in Silicon Valley, including founding three technology startups.

About Afero

Afero is the leading secure IoT Platform as a Service. Afero technology incorporates simplicity, ease of use, security, and data privacy into the entire solution, from manufacturing to product to cloud to end user. The Afero platform uniquely secures your entire supply chain while providing your customers with end-to-end encryption, fast onboarding, and direct to device failover. With Afero, products get to market 3x faster, have 10x higher attach rates, and have 99% fewer customer escalations. This user-friendly, fast, and secure IoT platform unlocks smart and connected capabilities for any product, vertical, sector, or industry, whether large or tiny, fixed or mobile. Afero's world-class team is composed of mobile, hardware, security, and cloud veterans from Google, Apple, Nest, Symantec, Danger, Microsoft, Amazon, Twitter, Netflix and other leading platform companies.

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