BEM Controls Team
Saifur Rahman, PhD
Chairman and Founder
Professor Saifur Rahman is the founder of BEM Controls. He is the founding director of the Advanced Research Institute (www.ari.vt.edu) at Virginia Tech where he is the Joseph R. Loring professor of electrical and computer engineering. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and an IEEE Millennium Medal winner.
Chief Operating Officer
Rasheq Rahman is the COO of BEM Controls. He has nearly two decades of experience in operations, marketing and finance for Fortune 100 companies (Goldman Sachs, IBM), energy startups (Opower) and academic research institutes (Yale University, Virginia Tech). He received his B.A. in Economics and an MBA from Yale University.
Levent Gurses is a technology entrepreneur and investor, as well as an executive product manager for several enterprise solutions providers. He is a nationally recognized technology expert with passion for creating engaging enterprise and consumer products.