Mr. Steve Papa is a Co-Founder and Chairman of Parallel Wireless, where he serves as Chief Executive Officer. He is a Board Member of Desktop Capital. He is an Advisor of Data Point Capital. Previously, he was the Founder and CEO of Endeca building it until it was Oracle's 6th largest acquisition ever on announcement in 2011. Before founding Endeca, he was part of the original team creating Akamai, a member of the early team at Inktomi in charge of creating the company's infrastructure caching business, a product manager at Teradata and a venture associate at Venrock.