Faraj Aalaei

Former Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Aquantia Corp.

Faraj Aalaei

Faraj Aalaei

Former Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Aquantia Corp.

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Aquantia Corp.
Centillium Communications, Inc.

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847

Number of Boards

5

Birthday

1961

Age

60

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Co-Founder at Aquantia Corp.

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Vice Chairman at Wentworth Institute of Technology, Inc.

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Vice Chairman at Wentworth Institute of Technology, Inc.

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Former President at Wentworth Institute of Technology, Inc.

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Professional at Inphi Corp.

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Former Chief Financial Officer at Aquantia Corp.

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Investor at Dropbox, Inc.

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Head-Media at Power Integrations, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Pyze, Inc.

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Trustee at Wentworth Institute of Technology, Inc.

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Faraj Aalaei
Former Chairman, President & Chief Executive Officer at Aquantia Corp.
Education
BS Electrical Engineering

Wentworth Institute of Technology is a nationally recognized private coeducational and residential university of higher education with a mission to empower, inspire and innovate through experiential learning with a core purpose of career success.

Undergraduate Degree

Keio University's mission is to be a source of honorable character and a paragon of intellect and morals

M.S. in Electrical Engineering

UMass Amherst, the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts system, sits on nearly 1,450-acres in the scenic Pioneer Valley of Western Massachusetts, 90 miles from Boston and 175 miles from New York City. The campus provides a rich cultural environment in a rural setting close to major urban centers.

M.B.A.

The Whittemore School of Business and Economics (WSBE) is the former name of the business school of the University of New Hampshire, a public university located in Durham, New Hampshire. The school was renamed the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics in January 2013. Courses also are offered at University of New Hampshire at Manchester (part-time evening MBA). The Whittmore School offered both undergraduate and graduate level degrees. The undergraduate program included degrees in Business, Economics, and Hospitality Management. As for higher degrees, the Whittemore School offered the Master of Business Administration (MBA), Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Arts in Economics (MA), Master of Science in Accounting (MS), and Master of Science in Management of Technology Executive MBA (MS) as well as a doctoral program in economics.

Career History
Co-Founder
1997 - Prior

Centillium Communications, Inc. designs, develops and supplies integrated programmable system-on-a-chip solutions that enable high-speed broadband access. Its products include passive optical network chip solutions; mixed-signal integrated circuits, hardware and software applications. The firm also offers fiber to the premises products that include central office transceivers, protocol processors, customer premise equipment transceivers and protocol processors. The company was founded in 1997 by Faraj Aalaei and is headquartered in Fremont, CA.

Director of Access Products
1993 - 1997

Fujitsu Network Communications, Inc. designs and manufactures telecommunications equipment. The firm offers connection-oriented ethernet and optical transport technologies, synchronous optical networking, wavelength-division multiplexing, and packet optical transport technologies. The company is headquartered in Richardson, TX.

Group Senior Vice President-Network Products
Prior

Fujitsu Ltd. engages in the provision of information technology (IT) services. It operates through the following segments: Technology Solutions, Ubiquitous Solutions, and Device Solutions. The Technology Solutions segment provides system integration, consulting, outsourcing, cloud, network, and system support services. It also offers system and network products such as servers, storage systems, software, network management systems, and mobile base stations. The Ubiquitous Solutions segment covers personal computers (PCs). The Device Solutions segment includes electronic components such as semiconductor packages and batteries. The company was founded on June 20, 1935 and is headquartered in Tokyo, Japan.

Boards & Committees
Member, Advisory Board
Current
Independent Director
2008 - 2013

TranSwitch (NASDAQ: TXCC) was founded in 1988 by telecom systems experts to design and develop silicon integrated circuits and intellectual property solutions. Today, our company is based in Shelton, Connecticut, and powered by a team of innovative engineers and scientists. Through a cohesive fusion of client support, new product development, margin improvement, and operation efficiency, TranSwitch has been able to achieve consistent growth. Our mission is to help OEMs and ODMs to transform best-in-class voice and video quality for the next generation multimedia over IP, while providing the full software platform and customer support needed for the fastest time-to-market. We will be entering the $1B + high-definition video Interface market in 2011, and will continue to invest in research and development for future innovations

Director-Advisory Board
Prior

Global Catalyst LLC is an active manager which invests in companies located in the U, China, Israel and Japan. The firm follows of manufacturing, financing and technology sectors. It provides financing for early stage investments.

Political Donations
$1,000
2017
$250
2011

Advisor at SparkLabs Ventures

$500
2009

Advisor at SparkLabs Ventures

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Aquantia Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Aquantia Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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Aquantia Corp. raised money in a private placement transaction

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