Allan is currently an advisor to several startup companies in the US and EU with a common interest in applying advances in semiconductor technologies to global markets.
He started his career in MOS process development and first product implementations and was a member of teams that developed the first EU single chip microprocessors and single board computers. Allan founded the ASIC Business and Technology Office at Toshiba and the CTO Office for LG in the US. He was a member of several boards linked to both. Allan has successfully managed startup companies as a COO and as a CEO and co-founder, targeting semiconductor product solutions.
Allan attended the University of Bath, UK and has a B.Sc. in Applied Physics. He is an avid soccer player and fan of the beautiful game, but still struggles to get his golf handicap below 14!