Mr. Madavi is currently President of SPM Capital, a private fund focusing on investments within semiconductor and communications markets.
Mr. Madavi’s career has encompassed managing a number of public and private businesses, including as Chairman, President and CEO of Burr-Brown Corporation; President and board member of JDS Uniphase; Senior Vice President of Texas Instruments; President of Raytheon Semiconductor; and President-Founder of Honeywell Signal Processing Technologies.
Mr. Madavi received his BS in Electrical Engineering and MS in Computer Sciences from Stevens Institute of Technology, and an MBA in finance from UCLA Anderson School of Management.
Mr. Madavi has served on the boards of number of public and private companies as chairman and board member, including being Chairman of Burr-Brown, Aurora Networks, On Semiconductor, Avanex Corporation and Akros Silicon, as well as being board member of JDS Uniphase, Metalink Communications, Centilium Communications and CoreOptics Inc. He is currently Chairman of InVisiage Technologies, and board member of SG Micro and RANOVUS Inc.