Founder and CEO

Founder and CEO

Rick Lazansky

  • Sand Hill Angels, Board Director
  • i-GATE NEST, Board Director
  • Xpedion Design Systems/Agilent, VP Product Development 
  • Denali Software, Chairman & Founder
Founder

Founder

Dan Armbrust

  • President and Chief Executive Officer of SEMATECH
  • IBM Microelectronics, VP, 300mm Semiconductor Operations
  • Strategic Client Exec for IBM's Systems and Technology Group
Managing Partner

Managing Partner

Nick Kepler

  • SuVolta, VP, Products
  • GLOBALFOUNDRIES, VP, Design Enablement and Program Management
  • AMD, VP, Semiconductor Process Technology Development
  • 25+ years of Semiconductor Process Technology Development, Enablement, and Manufacturing
Managing Partner

Managing Partner

Tarun Verma

  • Interconnectologist - driving integration of packaging value proposition onto product portfolio development
  • 20+ years of supply chain management and fabless semiconductor operations
  • Senior Director at Altera
Partner

Partner

Rich Goldman

  • Synopsys, VP of Corporate Marketing & Strategic Alliances
  • CEO of Synopsys Armenia
  • Honorary Professor at Moscow Institute of Electronic Technologies
Partner

Partner

Alain Bismuth

  • Tabula, CMO and SVP of marketing and business development
  • Altera, VP and GM HardCopy business group, VP Consumer Computer Industrial business group
  • LSI Logic, European Sales Director, director DVD product
Partner

Partner

Raul Camposano

  • CEO of Sage Design Automation and Nimbic
  • Synopsys, GM and SVP of Design Tools Group
  • CTO Synopsys
  • Professor at University of Paderborn and GMD
Partner

Partner

JJ Wu 吳景莊

  • Vice President, UMC 聯華電子
  • Mentor, Huawei Technologies 
  • Distinguished Engineer, IBM
  • Fellowship, Caltech
Partner

Partner

Lance Bell

  • President and CEO of LGB, LLC
  • Co-Founder and CEO of Nanobionovum, LLC
Partner

Partner

Dinesh Maheshwari

  • CTO, Memory Division, Cypress Semiconductor
  • Board of Directors at JEDEC, UPA; Advisory Board at Kandou Bus, Deca Technologies, Zeno Semiconductor, Tutenna
  • Technologist at Silicon Light Machines, Synopsys, Mentor Graphics, Cadence, Microprocessors & Controls LLC
  • ~30 years of Technology, Market and Business strategy in Semiconductors, Systems and Software
Partner

Partner

Larry Chao

  • Vice President of Operations at Cinarra Systems
  • Director of Business Development and Marketing at Intel Corporation
  • Vice President of Marketing at Balluun
Partner

Partner

Radhika Jadcherla

  • Emerging Technology Marketing Professional
  • iNDx Lifecare, Inc, Director of Operations
  • Seer Akademi, Director of Marketing
  • 10+ years overseeing product management, business development and customer acquisition of startups
Partner

Partner

Thomas Payne

  • Sand Hill Angels, Investor
  • Denali Software, Co-Founder and Board of Directors
  • Spectrum Analysis, Co-Founder
  • Quickturn, Co-Founder