Charles Schroeder

Business and Technology Fellow

As a business and technology fellow, Charles Schroeder works across the company on key business and technology-driven initiatives. Schroeder consults with executive leaders and department heads, including those from marketing, sales, and R&D, to drive the company’s strategic direction, development, and future growth.  With a focus on long-term innovation best practices and processes, he currently leads NI’s efforts to find ground-breaking solutions to the test challenges introduced by the adoption of 5G cellular technologies.


Since joining NI in 1995, Schroeder has held various positions, including vice president of product marketing for RF and wireless communications and leadership roles across the RF, modular instruments, DAQ, and IMAQ Vision product lines. He is recognized for his excellent communication and presentation skills as demonstrated by his regular appearances on the NIWeek stage.


Schroeder holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University.