Dr. Babak Taheri, CTO and EVP of products at Silvaco. He is responsible for all aspects of the TCAD, EDA and IP product divisions.
Previously, he was the CEO and president of IBTechnologies working with investors, private equity firms, and startups on M&A, technology, and business diligence. While at IBTechnologies, he served on advisory boards of MEMS World Summit, Novasentis, AGCM, ALEA labs, Lion Point Capital, and Silver Lake. Prior to IBT, he was the VP & GM of the sensor solutions division at Freescale semiconductor (now NXP), VP & GM of Non-Volatile Memory product business unit at Cypress, and VP of Engineering at Invensense (now TDK).
Dr. Taheri holds a BS/MS in Electronics and a Ph.D. with majors in electrical engineering and neurosciences from UC Davis.