MBA - Executive MBA Program
Southern Methodist University (SMU), Dallas, Texas - 1987
Dr. Chaim Weizmann Post Doctoral Fellow - Chemical Physics
CALTECH, Pasadena, California - 1979
Ph.D. & MS - Elect. Eng. (Applied Physics)
Rice University, Houston, Texas - 1976
B.Sc. - Physics, [Math., Statistics]
Ferguson College, Univ. of Pune, India - 1972
Highly accomplished intuitive technology executive leader skilled in corporate business strategy, strategic partnering and M&A due diligence. More than twenty years of experience in strategic planning and the formulation of partnerships and acquisitions to form successful alliances for the telecommunications, computer, semiconductor and laser industries. Recognized expertise in conceptualization, analysis and synthesis of business and technology issues for operations located in N. America, Europe and Asia Pacific. Proven track record in leading technology and product development, product roll-out, process and performance improvement and implementation into manufacturing.
TEXAS INSTRUMENTS, Inc., Dallas and Houston, Texas [1979–1984]
American Physical Society (APS), since 1973
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), since 1974
 LOCAL UNIVERSITIES
2002 - 2009: - Member, Engineering Executive Board, School of Engineering Southern Methodist University [SMU]
2002 - 2009- Chairperson, Industry AdviSOry Board (lAB), Computer Science & Engineering (CSE) Southern Methodist University [SMU]
2002 - Present - Member, Industry Advisory Board (lAB), Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas [UTD]
 CHAMBER OF COMMERCE &TECHNOLOGY BUSINESS COUNCILS
2003 -2004, Board of Directors Metroplex Technology Business Council (MTBC)
2004, Dallas Technology Business Council (TBC)
1996: Board of Directors, Leadership Richardson Alumni Association
1993 - 1994: Leadership Richardson, Class IX
 HOMEOWNERS ASSOCIATION
2000 - 2003: Board of Directors, Fairways of Sherrill Park Homeowners Association [FSPHOA]
2002-2003: Vice President, FSPHOA 2000-2002: Secretary and Acting President, FSPHOA
Selected as Corporate High Potential (CHP) at Alcatel, top 0.5 % in the company
Selected as Member of the Summit Club at MCI WorldCom
Senior Member Technical Staff, Texas Instruments, Inc.
Member Group Technical Staff, Texas Instruments, Inc.
Dr. Chaim Weizmann Post Doctoral Fellow, CALTECH, Pasadena, California
Graduate Fellow and Research Assistant, Rice University, Houston, Texas
National Science Talent Search Scholar, Govt. of India, India
Selected in the top 1% in the joint entrance exam, Indian Institutes of Tech.
Graduated top of class and city in state administered high school exam.
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