Luka has more than 27 years of experience delivering business results for global technology companies. Before joining Tyrata, Luka served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing at private-equity-owned Bristol Compressors, where he was responsible for a $140 million P&L. Luka led the development of Ingersoll Rand’s Air Treatment (AT) portfolio and integration of three acquired companies into Ingersoll Rand’s Industrial Compressed Air portfolio. Luka also held senior strategic marketing positions at Cree, Inc., and Scott Safety, Tyco. As Director of Strategic Marketing at Scott Safety, Luka oversaw new product development, marketing, pricing, sales, and branding that led to doubling of the business and eventual acquisition of Scott Safety by 3M for $2B. For over ten years Luka also served at IBM Corporation in various marketing, business, and branding management roles. Luka holds a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Electrical Engineering from NC State University and an MBA from Duke University.