Randall Sprout

Chief Operating Officer

Randall brings more than 25 years of technology operations, hardware and software development, and entrepreneurial experience to Smart Wires. As Chief Operating Officer he leads all product development, manufacturing, quality and testing activities for Smart Wires hardware and software products.

Prior to joining Smart Wires he spent five years at Chevron where he was the growth architect of the core solar EPC team at Chevron Renewable Power and managed key business operations of the division. For the 15 years prior to joining Chevron, he founded and was President/CEO of a Midwest software and hardware multimedia systems manufacturer that deployed products across 5 continents, created 12 consumer software titles and nearly 100 business-to-business software applications with a global user base estimated at 27 million people. He developed this software and electronics equipment manufacturer starting from purely an idea, to a business that peaked at 250 employees across 16 remote business operations. Before forming his own tech company, Randall worked for a variety of software and electronics hardware firms as an engineer, product and business manager.

Randall holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Engineering degrees in electrical engineering from Cornell University, where he graduated with distinction, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School.