Dave Anderson is the President & CEO of Novati Technologies, an ITAR-certified, 200mm & 300mm CMOS/MEMS foundry based in Austin, Texas. Novati provides customers advanced development services of novel technologies and microelectronics in its nanofabrication center providing the world’s largest portfolio of elements from the periodic table to more than 100 customer organizations and companies. Prior to Novati, Dave served as Vice President of Corporate Development at SVTC, overseeing SVTC's strategy and corporate development, including strategic business development, partnership alliances and regional expansion 30 years of experience and knowledge in semiconductor technology development, and manufacturing, industry analysis and business management. He was previously Founder and General Manager of the Advanced Technology Development Facility (ATDF), a subsidiary of the SEMATECH consortium. There, he transitioned ATDF from a captive resource to an independent development fab servicing a global customer base. Dave has a BS in Materials Science and Engineering from Purdue University, an MBA from Nasson College and his Doctoral Studies (ABD) in Industrial Engineering from Arizona State University.