About Us

About Ackcio

Ackcio builds reliable wireless monitoring solutions for industrial applications. Ackcio’s first suite of products, Ackcio Beam, is used by the construction industry to monitor various geotechnical and structural instruments. The core technology of Ackcio is a long-range, mesh-based, wireless data collection protocol that can be used in the harshest of environments for reliable data collection.

Our Mission

To be the industry standard solution for reliable, wireless, industrial monitoring applications.

Meet the Team

Our team boasts a unique combination of talented individuals originating from 8 different countries. Multiculturalism is at the heart of everything we do at Ackcio.

Nimantha Baranasuriya

Co-founder and CEO

Nimantha hails from Sri Lanka and moved to Singapore to get his Ph.D. from the National University of Singapore specializing in wireless networks. Some of his Ph.D. research has been incorporated into Skype. In his free time, he enjoys travelling and playing Tennis.

Mobashir Mohammad

Co-founder and CTO

Mobashir holds a Ph.D. from NUS in the field of IoT and Wireless Networking. His contributions to Indriya, an open wireless testbed, is used by over 150 institutions globally for wireless research. Outside his worklife, he is an audiophile, a traveller, and a UI/UX designer.

Charles Cousins

Executive Advisor

Charles advises Ackcio on sales and strategy. He brings 30 years of experience in scaling sales operations, especially in Asia, for a multitude of companies across the globe. Charles is an avid cyclist and likes to enjoy his evenings with a glass of nice red wine.

Arul Kumar

Senior Software Engineer

Arul holds a Masters degree in Information Systems from NTU and has over 10 years of experience in software design and development. Do it in the cloud is his incumbent mantra! Arul loves reading nonfictional books and listening to music.

Hiran Perera

Senior Electronics Engineer

Specializing in Mechatronics, Hiran brings a wealth of experience in electronics and system design to Ackcio. He’s an avid nature lover and supports WWF initiatives whenever possible. In his spare time, he enjoys hanging out with his friends and exploring new places.

Rama Rajan Athiseshan

Senior Software Engineer

Rama holds a Masters degree in Embedded Systems. He is passionate about coding and learning new technologies. Rama is a strong believer in positive thinking. He loves making new friends, sharing knowledge, trying spicy food, and playing cricket.

Zynn Zhang

Office and Operations Manager

Originally from China, Zynn followed her dream of moving to Singapore. She is responsible for making sure everything works like clockwork at the office. Outside of work, she loves going to the cinema, and enjoying the breeze in the seashore with a glass of wine in her hand.

YiLi Li

Software Engineer

After completing her B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Computer Science at the National Central University of Taiwan and working at a research institute for 3+ years, YiLi ventured to Singapore and joined Ackcio. She loves to explore different activities, watch dramas, and practice yoga.

Andy Koh

Senior Electronics Engineer

Andy has been in the electronics design industry for many years dealing with products like inductive sensors, barcode scanners, and televisions. Aside from that, he enjoys hanging out with friends and enjoying a cup of cold beer over a game of pool on weekends.

Fushen Fuah

Electronics Engineer

Fushen has a B.Sc. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering. He designed sensor data acquisition systems for 3 years before joining Ackcio. He loves to play computer games in his free time. He also loves traveling and meeting new people.

Bryan Aung

Customer Success Manager

Bryan brings 10 years of experience in operations and customer service. Upon acquiring a Computer Science Degree from UCSY Myanmar, he advanced his studies at MDIS Singapore. Outside of work, he enjoys playing soccer and drawing sketches.

Vijay Kumar Varanasi

Senior Software Engineer

Vijay holds a Masters degree in Computer Science and Engineering and has over 9 years of experience in software design and development of mobile apps (Android and iOS). Vijay loves making new friends, learning new things, and watching movies.

Praveen Dhanasekara

Software Engineer

Praveen is a Software Engineer hailing from Sri Lanka who contributes as a Front end Developer in Ackcio. He holds a BSc(Hons) from the University of Peradeniya. Apart from his career in coding, he is a fitness enthusiast and a nature lover.

Sanath Disanayaka

Software Engineer

Hailing from Sri Lanka, Sanath holds a Computer Science Degree from the University of Ruhuna, Sri Lanka, and 3 years of experience in Software Engineering. Being an avid cricketer, Sanath enjoys his free time playing cricket for his local club.

Antoine Boré

Intern Embedded Engineer

Antoine is in his final year of an Engineering Master's degree at the École des Mines de Saint-Étienne. He joined Ackcio to gain his first work experience and learn more about Embedded Systems. In his free time, he likes to watch series and discover new craft beers.

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