Howard Hideshima joined Silvaco as its Chief Financial Officer in February 2020. Hideshima was previously at Super Micro Computers, a global leader in enterprise computing, storage, and networking solutions, where he was Sr. VP and CFO, and led a successful IPO in 2007. Hideshima brings extensive experience in corporate finance, financial and strategic planning and investor relation programs. Besides being part of the leadership team for strategic and corporate planning, he oversees Silvaco’s global accounting, financial compliance, and all aspects of the company’s financial management.
Hideshima has more than 30 years of experience including senior management roles in the high technology industry at companies such as Force10 Networks (acquired by Dell), Virtual Silicon Technology (acquired by MOSAID), Internet Corporation, and ESS Technology.
He holds an M.B.A. from San Francisco State University and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley.