rodger-desai
Rodger Desai is founder & CEO of Payfone, Inc. After beginning his career in engineering management positions at ExxonMobil and GE, Rodger served as an executive at Accenture’s telecom practice before becoming CEO of Rave Wireless, a mobile service that protects thousands of universities, colleges and cities.
 
A mobile and digital identity authentication expert who has been quoted by publications such as the Wall Street Journal, CNBC, TIME, and MIT Technology Review, Rodger has assisted in initiatives that leverage the use of mobile phones in solving societal issues, such as disease surveillance in Iraq, and micro-finance lending programs in Asia.
 
Rodger graduated from RPI and attended the Harvard Business School.