ChipStart Management Team


Howard Pakosh, President & CEO

Mrdescribe the image. Pakosh has been involved in all facets of sales and marketing for the last 25 years. He previously served as Director of Sales for Sonics Incorporated, the leading provider of intelligent interconnect solutions that manage the on-chip communications in System-on-a-Chip (SoC) devices. The company's SMART Interconnect solutions manage complex on-chip communications such as those resulting from the convergence of video, voice and data processing on a SoC.

Previously Mr. Pakosh worked at Virage Logic Corporation (NASDAQ:VIRL) where he worked as Director, Emerging Markets for the leader of semiconductor intellectual property (SIP).

Mr. Pakosh also co-founded Xentec Inc. in 1998, a semiconductor IP startup that monetized the first USB Subsystem, which was sold to InSilicon in December 2000 and is now part of Synopsys (NASDAQ:SNPS).