Kiva Allgood is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Sarcos Technology and Robotics Corporation. In this role, she oversees the development and commercialization of Sarcos products and engages with company partners, customers, and investors.
Allgood is an experienced technology executive with public company experience leading multi-billion dollar business units with more than 20 years of experience managing the commercialization of complex technologies. Before joining Sarcos, Allgood served as Global Head of IoT and Automotive for Ericsson. She has also previously served as Chief Commercial Development Officer, GE Business Innovations, and as Managing Director, GE Ventures for GE Ventures and Business Innovation, a corporate venture company and innovation group of General Electric Company.
Allgood serves on the boards of Synaptics and Airgain, helping them bring innovative technology solutions to market.
Allgood earned her MBA from Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, and her Bachelor of Science from Northwestern University. She was a recipient of the 2018 San Diego Business Woman of the Year award and has been named to the RCR Wireless Top 50 Industrial Innovators and Connected World’s Women of M2M lists.