Jerome is a seasoned startup founder and senior executive with over 25+ years of global leadership experience. He has built successful startups, all of which were IC design teams and service companies that catered worldwide stakeholders and clients. He led and managed the development, growth, expansion, and maturity of each startup:
having ramped up the headcount and broadened the service portfolio according to the business needs.
Recently, Jerome founded Silicon Verified (SilVer), an IC design services company that works with semiconductor companies specializing in Digital Design and Verification, IC Layout, and Electronic Design Automation. In line with his leadership skills, he is also looking to work with companies who are in need of reinforced organizational structures.
Sherif is a senior executive with over 35+ years of experience in the Semiconductor Industry, leading worldwide, multi-functional development teams to develop and deliver volume production of complex integrated circuits. He has held executive leadership positions at Intel, International Display Works
(acquired by Flextronics), Virage Logic (acquired by Synopsys), and most recently, he was Corporate Vice President of R&D at Lattice Semiconductor.
Known as an expert in all phases of the Semiconductor Product Lifecycle, Sherif has a proven progressive career reflecting strong leadership qualities that build and lead highly motivated and empowered teams, that spanned various countries including the U.S., Armenia, Canada, China, India, The Netherlands and the Philippines.
Highly praised for his work ethic, strategic problem-solving skills, and effective leadership to successfully deliver projects, he is now Principal of Global Leadership Edge Consultants which fosters Leadership and Management eXellence with its U.S. and global clients.
Edmund is a businessman and Investor with over 30 years in International Risk Management and Corporate Finance having worked in Hong Kong, London and Los Angeles. He is a founder of a private equity firm, ODB Capital Ltd., specializing in Leverage Buyouts and Mergers & Acquisitions.