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Speaker Profile




CEO, Silicon Catalyst

Pete Rodriguez is CEO of Silicon Catalyst. Pete has over 35 years of experience in the semiconductor industry. Pete is currently on the board of Hysai, advisory board of Alphacore and Harvest Management Partners and an observer on the boards of Mentium Technologies, Espre Technologies and Owl AI. Pete was formerly VP & GM of Interface and Power at NXP Semiconductors. Prior to NXP Pete was CEO of Exar Corporation, CEO of Xpedion Design Systems, Chief Marketing Officer at Virage Logic, Major Account Manager at LSI Logic and Program Manager at Aerojet Electronic Systems. He spent twelve years as an entrepreneur with three different startups and has raised over $30 million in venture capital.

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