Founder, President + CEO
Thar Casey is a veteran entrepreneur with a strong background in operations and finance, as well as extensive experience in developing leading technology-based companies from product concept to high-volume manufacturing.
Currently, as the leader of Amber Solutions, he is bringing next generation smart products to home and building IoT infrastructure. This Silicon Valley-based technology company sets the bar high with its breakthrough technologies in advanced solid-state, internet of things (IoT) enablement solutions. Amber powered smart products set a new standard for IoT enablement, with superior safety, solid state quality and uniquely more expansive smart feature scope – all within a home or building’s standard existing electrical footprint such as a single gang box and circuit breaker.
Prior to Amber, Thar was President of IDEX America and Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of PicoField Technologies, the creator of fingerprint sensor technology for smart phones. He also co-founded Insound Medical, which developed the first extended wear hearing system placed deep in the ear canal and totally invisible from the outside, and Prenateck, the creator of a fetal heart rate monitor. In addition, he founded Phantom IT Solutions serving as Chief Executive Officer and served as Vice President of Finance at the Monterey Bay Bank.
Thar holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University, Hayward, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for Intelesol, PicoField Technologies, and STR.