Randy Brouckman (EdgeConneX CEO, Entr. of Year ’14 in Tech. & Biotech.)


Randy Brouckman is co-founder and CEO of EdgeConneX, Inc. He founded EdgeConneX in 2010. Mr Brouckman is also a General Partner of TDFVentures with over $150M under management. Prior to EdgeConneX, Mr Brouckman led Wade Capital Group, a company sponsored by a large private equity firm focused on consolidation and growth in the telecommunications marketplace. Randy has served as CTO, COO and CEO at several successful public and private enterprises, including BSG Clearing Solutions, Telispark, Wireless World Solutions and Iridium, where he led a successful $5.3B reorganization of the company. Randy also worked with Nextel to start and serve as CEO of Nextel Ventures. Randy started his career with Bellcore, progressing through a number of management roles culminating in his position as Executive Director of Network Operations Systems. Randy has an MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a BS in Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan (1986). He is an Ernst and Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2014 Award Winner.