Making Waves

From our Global HQ in Bristol, we are leading a new era of high-speed connectivity. We utilise mmWave frequencies to generate ultra-fast, resilient, carrier-grade and cost-effective wireless networks.

Our unique mmWave solutions are engineered for emerging connectivity needs – from smart city networks to connected vehicles. We work together with integrators, manufacturers and service providers to deliver the superior speeds of connectivity needed for the data-intensive applications of the future. That’s why we’re trusted partners of the world’s biggest names in telecoms and technology.

Our Products

The Story So Far

  • 2009 Blu Wireless is founded in Bristol
  • 2010 First patents filed
  • 2013 Angel investment received
  • 2014 PHY Chip produced
  • 2015 First chip licence customer
  • 2017 BH2A Chip and Typhoon Module produced
  • 2018 5G Liverpool and AutoAir Testbed projects launch
  • 2018 HYDRA 2.X family of system IP for 11ay announced
  • 2019 FirstGroup partnership announced
  • 2019 Funding round of $16.6m for 5G applications

Our Board Members

  • Hemant Mardia,
    Executive Chairman

    Hemant has founded, led and scaled up world-class technology businesses across telecoms, defence and biometric sectors. At Blu Wireless, Hemant leverages his commercial focus and engineering background to commercialise the company’s ultra-high-speed wireless technology.

  • Sean Cassidy,
    CFO

    Having worked as CFO in the telecommunications industry for several years, Sean brings a wealth of experience to the company. His leadership drives revenue and profitability, and enables international expansion plans.

  • Henry Nurser,
    CBDO and Founder

    Founder of Blu Wireless, Henry has over 30 years’ experience in business, R&D (silicon, software and process) and operational management roles–bringing to market innovative high volume consumer products on aggressive technology nodes.

  • Alexander Crawford,
    Non Executive Director

    Alexander joined Calculus Capital in 2015, and has over 20 years’ corporate finance and investment experience, including senior roles in JP Morgan and Evercore Partners. As Co-Head of the investment team, Alexander’s role is to source and execute new deals, as well as advising a number of our portfolio companies, including Blu Wireless.

  • Noel Hurley,
    Non Executive Director

    Noel is the VP of Strategy at Arm, focusing on new growth opportunities for disruptive technologies. He has joined Blu Wireless as Non-Executive Director in 2017 and is a member of the remuneration committee. Throughout his career he held many senior positions at Arm, including VP and General Manager of the Business Segment Group and General Manager of the CPU Group.

  • Tim de Vere Green,
    Non Executive Director

    Tim is CEO of Origin Capital which has completed over 40 investment transactions in across a wide range of technology sectors. He has extensive first-hand experience of the strategic, commercial and operational issues faced during the "scale-up" growth phase, and is a board member as well as Chairman of Blu Wireless’s Remuneration Committee.

Our Awards

  • World Communication Awards Finalist 2019

    Wireless Innovation Vendor

  • Inca Golds Awards Winners 2019

    Urban Impact

  • BVCA Winners 2019

    Venture-backed Management Team of the Year

  • ELEKTRA Winners 2018

    Design Team of the Year and IoT Product Innovation

  • NMI Finalists 2015

    Emerging Technology Company of the Year

  • ELEKTRA Winners 2014

    New Company of the Year

Our Culture

Based in Bristol’s vibrant city centre, with representations worldwide, we’re a friendly, international team of over 90 talented professionals, technology experts and engineers.

Together, we share one collective goal: to bring high-speed connectivity to the world.

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Join Us

Meet us at one of these upcoming events.

Our Past Events

  • TIP Summit 2019

    TIP Summit 2019

    13-14 Nov – Amsterdam

    We’ll demo our latest technology to deliver 5G mmWave connectivity for today’s world – come and join us there.

  • MWC 2020

    MWC 2020

    24-27 Feb – Barcelona

    As leading experts in mmWave technology we develop solution that meets global network demands, now and in the future. Visit our live demo to find out how.