Alan Noble ….
I just found out an interesting tidbit ….. Alan Noble, Engineering Director of Google Australia … used to work for IntelliSync Corporation up until 2002 prior to Nokia purchasing this company.
VP of Engineering
(Public Company; 201-500 employees; SYNC; Computer Software industry)
February 2000 — February 2002 (2 years 1 month)
As head of engineering, managed 170 engineering staff across 5 facilities. Merged NetMind’s and Intellisync’s engineering organizations and standardized the company’s software processes and tools. Developed a common software platform for all products.
(Company was named Puma Technology at the time and renamed Intellisync Corporation in 2004, then subsquently acquired by Nokia in February 2006)