Jose Suarez is a managing director of Investor Growth Capital, the wholly owned venture capital arm of Investor AB.
Investor is the largest publicly listed industrial holding company in the Nordic region. Investor was founded in 1916, and is traded on the Stockholm exchange. Since its formation in the mid-1990s, Investor Growth Capital has invested in high-quality, growth-oriented companies, primarily in the information technology and healthcare industries, in North America, Northern Europe, Japan and China.
Suarez joined Investor AB's Asian operations in 1997 and is now based in IGCs Menlo Park, California office, where he focuses on the semiconductor, semiconductor infrastructure, and out-sourcing sectors.
He currently serves as a director on the boards of Atrenta Inc., Chelsio Communications, eSilicon Corporation, Innovative Micro Technology, Magnum Semiconductor, and Millennium Microtech.
Suarez has a B.A. in Asian Studies from Dartmouth College.