Expert in battery management system, power semiconductor device new product development, electronic component failure analysis
Expert ID: 735104 California, USA
Linear Labs, Ft Worth, TX, 9/2013-10/2013, design, build, test, and patenting of power electronics controls for a novel homopolar motor.
Supreme Gridtech, Bangalore, India, 10/2012-12/2012, U.S. market entry analysis for PV solar O&M solutions.
UniStrategic, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Feb 2012, Phoebe Wang, Conference Producer 3-day workshop trainer “Power Fault Analysis”.
Milestone Partners, Radnor, PA, Sep 2011, Jamie Greene, Investment Professional Consultation on film capacitors, specifically for the renewable energy industry, Blakely, Sokoloff, Taylor & Zafman, San Jose, CA, 2001, Tarek Fahmi, Attorney.
Expert witness testimony and deposition regarding an asserted patent infringement regarding battery management.
Hearing Innovations, Tucson, AZ, 1995, privately-held hearing aid design and manufacturing company.
Design of a low-power, high-voltage DC/DC power supply for miniature hearing aids.
|Year: 2001||Degree: MBA||Subject: International Business||Institution: Thunderbird|
|Year: 1992||Degree: BSEE||Subject: Control Systems Engineering||Institution: Berufsakademie Lörrach (Univ of Coop Ed)|
|Years: 2009 to Present||Employer: Undisclosed||Title: CEO||Department: Executive||Responsibilities: Start-up operations of product development, marketing, fund raising, resourcing, and legal administration.|
|Years: 2006 to 2008||Employer: austriamicrosystems||Title: Senior Product Marketing Manager||Department: Industry & Health||Responsibilities: Monetization of a high-voltage semiconductor foundry by defining standard power management devices for industrial applications.|
|Years: 2005 to 2006||Employer: Cirrus Logic||Title: Marketing Manager||Department: Digital Audio||Responsibilities: Market (re-) positioning and launch of CRUS' first digital audio power stage.|
|Years: 1999 to 2005||Employer: Texas Instruments||Title: Systems Engineer||Department: High Performance Analog||Responsibilities: Project acquisition and architecture planning for DSP-based reference designs, marketing and licensing.|
|Years: 1996 to 1998||Employer: Dallas Semiconductors||Title: Product Manager||Department: System Extensions||Responsibilities: Definition and launch of battery management chips, including chargers, authentication, fuel gauge and the world's first Lithium-Ion safety chip.|
|Years: 1993 to 1996||Employer: Apex Microtechnology||Title: Applications Engineer||Department: Customer Support||Responsibilities: Global technical support and application notes for power amplifiers and MIL/883 DC-DC converters, failure analysis.|
|Years: 1989 to 1992||Employer: Contelec S.A.||Title: Test Engineer||Department: Quality Assurance||Responsibilities: Development of a real-time data acquisition system for life-testing potentiometers.|
|Years||Country / Region||Summary|
|Years: 2016 to 2017||Country / Region: India||Summary: Business turn-around of embedded aerospace test system developer|
|Years: 2015 to 2015||Country / Region: Malaysia||Summary: Work Shop presenter|
|Years: 2001 to 2004||Country / Region: China||Summary: Semiconductor product development|
|Years: 1989 to 1992||Country / Region: Switzerland||Summary: Co-op and test engineer|
|Associations / Societies|
|LES, Licensing Executive Society, 2001-2008
AES, Audio Engineering Society, 1993-2005
|Pancon Corporation, 2013, external non-voting member of the Board of Directors|
|Awards / Recognition|
|Cleantech Open, "Cleantech Hero"
Cleantech Open, national finalist
|Expert Witness Experience|
|Analysis of a mobile device charger in view of an asserted patent infringement, written opinion, and deposition without trial.|
|Market segmentation, customer analysis and product definition of 14 power and battery management product lines, product launch, salesforce and applications support training.|