Chief Executive Officer – Chetan Chothani
Chetan Chothani is a serial entrepreneur who built two companies simultaneously over 20 years and successfully exited them in 2015 and 2016. He served as the President and Chief Technology Officer of Breen Energy Solutions, providing patented technologies and services to the coal-fired utility power industry, which was acquired by a Private Equity group in 2015. He served as the President of Adaptive Resources, an Automation and Control company that provided a proprietary model-based control technology, QuickStudy, primarily to the food industry as well as served as a Systems Integrator.
As Chief Executive Officer of SIl4 Systems, Inc., he is responsible for business management, business development, strategic planning and overall business growth. Since joining the company in early 2018, he has helped streamline operations, supply chain management, expanded product offerings and developed several key business relationships for long-term growth.
President and Chief Technology Officer – Carl Conti
Carl Conti is the founder of SIL4 Systems. With over 30 years of experience in the rail industry and embedded systems, he started SIL4 Systems with a vision to build the next generation general purpose safety platform that utilized the state of the art technology while making it simple to adapt and implement in application across industries with a primary focus in rail. His career spans the range of defense contracting that began with McDonnell Douglas and MIT Draper labs to various companies in the rail industry such as Union Switch and Signal (now Ansaldo), AdTranz (now Bombardier) and Wabco (now Wabtec).
As president and CTO of SIL4 Systems, he is responsible for Research and Development, Manufacturing and Operations. His safety platform has already been proven-in-use on the heavy rail fleet of Greater Cleveland Rail Transit authority and his DOT crashworthy memory modules have been deployed in over 450 railcars and locomotives.
Director of Software Engineering – Adam Wolfe
Adam Wolfe is a computer science graduate of California University of Pennsylvania. He started with SIL4 Systems as an intern while at college and has grown into his role as the Director of Software engineering. He has designed, implemented and commissioned software for all the safety critical products developed by SIL4. He has served as an independent safety assessor on various customer applications and technologies and is familiar with safety standards in industries ranging from Rail, Medical Devices to Automobiles. He has developed embedded software on Windows, Linux and other proprietary real time operating systems and has also done development on the National Instruments Labview platform.