About Us

FLICQ delivers better business outcomes by bringing algorithms and analytics to the edge of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) networks.

Company Overview

FLICQ is a Silicon Valley startup providing innovative edge computing solutions to the IIoT market. FLICQ's smart sensors and software enable enterprises to monitor assets, improve efficiency and reduce operating expenses.

Management Team

FLICQ is led by industry veterans who have designed and delivered large engineering projects and managed business units for multi-billion dollar enterprises.
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Karthik Rau

Karthik has over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry. Prior to founding FLICQ, Karthik held senior management positions at Atmel Corporation, a leading supplier of IoT processors and sensors.

Karthik Rau
Founder and CEO
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Alistair Swanson

Alistair has over 25 years of experience in the oil and gas and mining industries. Alistair operated a business unit for Downer Mining prior to joining FLICQ.

Alistair Swanson
MD, FLICQ Asia-Pacific

Advisory Board

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Jane Cutler

With over 30 years experience in diverse Director, Executive and CEO roles, Jane demonstrates an exceptional track record of developing capable, effective businesses in highly visible sectors including resources and finance.

Jane Cutler
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Shane Johnson

Shane has a 20-year track record of engineering, operations, asset management and process optimization in the mining sector. Shane's skill-set includes integrated operations and productivity improvement.

Shane Johnson


FLICQ welcomes Shane Johnson to its Advisory Board

April 8, 2018 / FLICQ News

FLICQ is delighted to announce that Shane Johnson has joined its advisory board.

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FLICQ sets up Advisory Board with appointment of Jane Cutler

March 26, 2018 / FLICQ News

It's my pleasure to welcome Jane Cutler to our newly established Advisory Board.

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FLICQ wins the Core Start award at the AOG 2018 conference

March 15, 2018 / CORE Innovation Hub

We're pleased to announce the inaugural recipient of the CORE Start program is FLICQ.

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FLICQ is an edge computing startup based in Silicon Valley with an office in Perth, Australia. Our wireless smart sensors provide the simplest way for companies to monitor their ctitical assets in real time.

177 Park Avenue, Suite 200, San Jose, CA 95113, USA

+1 415 779 5735 (USA)
+61 405 611 734 (AUS)

  • IoT Tech Expo / London, UK / 18-19 Apr, 2018
  • Institute of Instrumentation Control and Automation AGM / Perth, Australia / 19 Apr, 2018
  • Internet of Things World / Santa Clara, USA / 14-17 May, 2018
  • Digital Business World Congress / Madrid, Spain / 22-24 May, 2018
  • IoT DevCon / Santa Clara, USA / 6-7 Jun, 2018