Dave is a marketing and business development executive with over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor and electronic design automation industries. Most recently he served as Senior Director of Worldwide Strategic Partnerships and Alliances for Xilinx, driving solution and services partnerships across all markets with a focus on computer vision and deep learning. Prior to that, he held executive product marketing and partnership positions at Cadence Design Systems, Verisity Design, and Synopsys. Dave has also served as a marketing and business consultant for the Embedded Vision Alliance. He holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Tufts University.