Over his 25+ year career, John has been a leader of companies and business units across a wide variety of industries including nanomaterials, wireless and wired communications, consumer electronics, semiconductors, smart toys and human interface devices. John’s passion is in finding great technologies to solve problems that change industries and putting together the team that can execute on those ideas successfully. Most recently, John was the CEO of Cambrios Technologies from 2012-2018, and the CEO of SiBEAM from 2006-2011. Previously he held general & engineering management positions at Silicon Image, TeraLogic, LEGO, Arithmos, and Synaptics. He has been a member of various trade organizations including the Global Semiconductor Alliance’s Emerging CEO Council, Chair of the Society for Information Display Digital Interfaces Symposium, and an invited speaker at the Stanford Executive Institute. He holds a BSEE from UC San Diego and studied computation and neural systems at Caltech under Carver Mead.