Dinesh is an accomplished C-Level senior executive with 30+ years of successful track record of enabling new TAM/SAM and growing SOM in public firms & 11 startups in Semiconductors, Systems and Software Industry. Passionate about enabling new businesses & revitalizing existing ones through business/technology/market strategy, entrepreneurship & innovation across the boundaries of technologies & disciplines. Was part of the first wave-front in multi-processor & multi-threaded systems, EDA S/W, networking, optical comm, MEMs, low power RF and specialty memories; most recently as a CVP, CTO at Cypress Semiconductor. Dinesh was on the Board of Directors of JEDEC & UPA and Board of Advisors of 7 startups. He has been awarded 58 US patents, with additional 22 pending.