Sara Radicati’s Bio

Sara Radicati, PhD
President & CEO
The Radicati Group, Inc.

Sara Radicati is a computer scientist, author, entrepreneur and industry analyst. Sara was a pioneer in the early development of unified communications, email, directory services and security systems. She played an active role in the development of several international standards for networking and communications, and served on the board of directors of numerous industry associations.

In 1993, she founded The Radicati Group an analyst firm specialized in tracking emerging communication and collaboration technologies. The company provides quantitative and qualitative market research, as well as advises corporate clients on procurement issues, and works with vendors and network operators to help them define their business strategy and product direction. The company also works frequently with investment funds to perform due-diligence and evaluate new opportunities.

Prior to founding The Radicati Group, Sara was lead architect for network protocols at Xerox Corporation and held management positions 3Com and Novell.

Sara holds Computer Science degrees from Queens College CUNY, and the California Institute of Technology.

She lives in Palo Alto with her husband, but also splits her time between her homes in London and Rome.