Jeff leads Kandou’s Business Development efforts focused on all aspects of licensing our technology to our customers. Prior to Kandou, Jeff was a Director of Business Development focused on IP and technology licensing for Rambus. Jeff’s technology career started at HP where he was responsible for supplier management for LaserJet® printer ASICs and microprocessors, including sourcing of microprocessor cores from Motorola, AMD, Intel and ARM for HP’s first integrated SoC solutions. Following Agilent Technologies’ spin-off from HP in the late 1990s, Jeff helped the networking/computing ASIC business extend to new external customers including Cisco. Jeff also owned worldwide sales of EDA tools and IP solutions for enterprise customers while at Cadence. Jeff holds a B.A. in Accounting and had extensive experience in Finance and Operations prior to his technical career. He also holds an MBA from Arizona State University.
Overall, Jeff brings to Kandou more than 25 years of experience building partnerships across semiconductor and IP ecosystems.