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Hari Balakrishnan
Co-founder and CTO, Cambridge Mobile Telematics
Founded in 2010 by Balakrishnan, another MIT professor, and an experienced entrepreneur, Cambridge Mobile Telematics has ascended rapidly in recent years: More than 35 customers in 20 countries use its DriveWell turnkey behavior-based telematics platform and other technology offerings. The company continues to broaden its value proposition, powering driving-rewards programs to tackle distracted driving with companies like Plymouth Rock Assurance and Arbella Insurance through enhancements to its software. In addition, Balakrishnan holds positions as the Fujitsu Professor of Computer Science at MIT and a director of Wireless@MIT.