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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Ph.D.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), M.S.

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CEO (Agere Inc)

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Ford Tamer

Ford Tamer has over 20 years of experience building successful technology businesses, with particular expertise in the semiconductor sector. He has served as the Chairman of the Board of Sentons Inc. since 2011.

Ford is currently the President and CEO of Inphi Corporation.

Prior to joining Inphi, Tamer served as CEO of Telegent Systems; Senior VP and General Manager of Broadcom’s Infrastructure Networking Group, which he grew to $1.2 billion in revenue in five years; CEO of Agere Inc. which was acquired by Lucent Microelectronics; and VP at Agere Systems.

Tamer was also a partner at Khosla Ventures, where he assisted in the growth of cleantech and IT businesses.

Tamer holds an M.S. and Ph.D. in engineering from MIT.

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