Previously as VP of Operations and Engineering Services, he led multisite operations in the transition to a consultative engineering and specialty production business model. As Managing Director of a subsidiary he created a semi-custom foundry business that improved spin-out valuation by $10 million. As VP of Operations he launched the first production of fingerprint sensors at a fabless biometric company. As GM he built a state-of-the-art wafer fab on time and within budget.
Tom received a Sherman Fairchild scholarship grant, studied economics and mathematics at Amherst College, and holds an MBA from the University of Colorado where he continued his graduate studies as a M.ENG degree candidate.