In her role as CEO of Sarcos Technology and Robotics, Kiva Allgood oversees the development and commercialization of Sarcos products and engages with company partners, customers and investors. Before joining Sarcos, Allgood served as Global Head of IoT and Automotive for Ericsson. She has also previously served as Chief Commercial Development Officer, GE Business Innovations, and as Managing Director, GE Ventures for GE Ventures and Business Innovation, a corporate venture company and innovation group of General Electric Company. Allgood serves on the boards of Synaptics and Airgain, helping them bring innovative technology solutions to market. She was a recipient of the 2018 San Diego Business Woman of the Year award and has been named to the RCR WirelessTop 50 Industrial Innovators and Connected World’s Women of M2M. She holds an an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and a BS from Northwestern University.