Antoniraj brings Caliber's Clients over 24 years of versatile experience from both the Embedded and Telecom Software fields. Being an expert in designing Microprocessor / Microcontroller based systems, Firmware, Device Drivers and communication protocol stacks, he has built, led and managed partnership programs with chipset vendors to develop and launch mobile multimedia products in the global market.
He has also managed multi-site development teams and interfaced with global customers like Infineon, Panasonic Mobile Communications, Nortel Networks, and several others. Earlier, he held various technical roles with companies like Tejas Networks, Aricent Communications and Sasken.
He is also an avid enthusiast of Linux and open source software development. Antoniraj holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Madurai Kamaraj University and Master of Science in Software Systems from BITS, Pilani.
C.S. Chang (CS) - CEO
C.S. Chang (CS) is the CEO of Caliber Interconnect Solutions.
He is a veteran of the global technology industry with decades of experience in building highly successful businesses in the wireless, storage, and semiconductor industries across multiple business domains, technologies & geographies.
Having started out as a Research and Development engineer, CS has held several technical and leadership roles over the course of his stellar career in multinational corporations such as Seagate Technology, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Amkor Technology, and Qualcomm.
Widely recognized as a very versatile and innovative leader by the peers in the Industry, he has been bestowed with numerous awards including the IBM Blue Ribbon Award, Singapore Ministry of Manpower Award, and Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) Innovation Development Award for his outstanding contributions to industry and to his country.
CS was the Board of Director at Qualcomm Singapore’s legal entities from 2014 to 2018. He is active in the engineering communities, and was a Senior Member of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore from 2000 to 2019.
A strong and committed community and social services professional, CS currently sits on the Board at The Finger Players, a non-profit organization with charity status in Singapore.
CS holds B.Eng (Hons) (EE) and M.Sc. in Electrical and Electronic Engineering degrees from the National University of Singapore and an M.B.A. degree from the University of Strathclyde (U.K.).
Yoshiaki Kurisu - Director Industrial Relation
Yoshiaki Kurisu san has over 24 years of experience in the semiconductor industry as a business development professional in Japan.
He has a wide experience of leading technical teams working on several FPGA, ASIC and custom LSI designs.
He had also played significant role in designing 16 core with high speed multi SERDES processor development during his stint with LSI Japan.
Through out his career,he has managed and led cross functional teams including sales, marketing, design and legal aspects of businesses.
In his current role as a Director - Industrial Relation, Kurisu San works closely with our customers in Japan to support their needs leveraging caliber's technical wherewithal to provide high quality service with maximum value.
Siva Prasad Koka - Director-Marketing
Siva Prasad brings with him 25 years of rich expertise in the Electronics industry. He has an extensive knowledge and experience as a business development & strategic consultancy, professional in VLSI designing, Semiconductor components, Board designs, Firmware & Systems software, embedded development tools, Single board computers, Instrumentation & Communication technologies.
He has held senior business development roles at Trident Infosol, Arcus technology (acquired by Cypress) & TRINC USA. Siva Prasad has organized several National and International conferences & Speaker at various forums. Siva Prasad has done his Masters degree from NIT (REC) - Warangal and has undergone training programs at NRSA - Hyderabad & CEERI - Pilani.
Academic & personal experience includes Teaching, Training, Counseling, Guiding, Research, analysis, Personality development & Philosophy. Siva was given as one of the best outgoing student awards during his undergraduate days at AC College Guntur. Siva was one of the founder members of "Yuva Maha Mandal" which is involved in various social service, literary & philosophical activities.
Mahalingam Koushik has more than 13 years of widespread product development experience in various product domains including Clean tech, Fintech, IoT, home automation and automotive industries. He is an expert in Embedded system design, Wireless technologies, Power Electronics, Hardware design and Firmware Engineering.
He has owned complete Product development at Multiple start-ups, through all stages from concept to production. He has setup & managed engineering teams including Hardware, Mechanical, Firmware, Mobile and Web App development. He has also held senior technical roles at various leading companies such as Intel and Harman.
Mahalingam champions innovation and disruption. He enjoys working with dynamic focused teams in handling challenging projects with time, knowledge and resource constraints. Mahalingam has completed his BTech from IIT Madras in Electronics engineering, and a Masters from RPI, USA specialising in Power Electronics.
Senthilkumar Dhamodharan - Director-Silicon Test Engineering
Mr Senthilkumar Dhamodharan has his Masters in VLSI and he had worked with global technology powerhouses such as Qualcomm, AMD, NXP over a period of 15 years.
He has accumulated extensive experience working on test engineering and characterization of chips .
His experience includes till the advanced process technology nodes such as 7nm Server/Mobile/Modem/HDTV CPUs, GPUs. Performing requisite functional and structural debug, test program development, ATE correlation with other platforms such as bench system, test time reduction, yield analysis and improvement.
He has joined Caliber and has taken up the mantle of Director-Test Engineering ,IP developments to spearhead the silicon testing efforts.
He has a proven track record of building up high performance testing team focusing on adding value to global clients. A consummate technologist at heart, he enjoys interacting with people and exploring places across the world.
Assaf Nave - VP ,Customer Success ,Israel
Assaf Nave has more than 20 years of experience in leading LAN Access Device manufacturing & back-end. His expertise includes overseeing of silicon validation at both TSMC and Intel Sort houses,managing silicon package ,assembly and test processes.
Leading and designing the test strategy for different testing platforms for the most advanced devices in the industry etc. In his role as VP customer success, he works closely with our customers in Israel to understand both their stated and unstated needs and drives our team to deliver outstanding value for the clients.
He is instrumental in building a sustainable relationship with customers and champions their interest always.
Joshua Kimn, Director - Business Development,USA
Joshua Kimn brings his 25+ years of experience in the semiconductor test business to provide industry-standard semiconductor test solutions to major semiconductor manufacturers.Joshua has successfully established multi-million dollar business by leading the efforts in the design/development and sales of probe cards(MEMS, pogo type), test sockets, probe pin, test boards and supporting hardware to industry giants such as Qualcomm, TI, Intel, Apple, Micron, NXP, Broadcom/Avago, and On-Semiconductor.
In his earlier stint, he had a critical role of establishing Qualcomm’s Singapore test center in 2007, being involved in the hiring as well as the training of 20+ engineers, which has now grown to 250 engineers within 10 years. During his tenure at Verigy, Agilent, Hewlett Packard and Teradyne, Joshua's various sales and technical responsibilities included providing of SOC/memory testers and supporting hardware as well as spearheading test program developments to detect design/manufacturing failures.
Joshua received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, his M.S. in Computer Engineering and an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California.
Maheshwari - Director-Operations
Maheshwari.A is the Director of Operations of Caliber Interconnect Solutions. She oversees the overall Operations & Finance Management for the organization and also supports in business development and sales activities of the company.
Ms.Maheshwari has played a significant role in setting up the systems and procedures which ensure that the wheels of organization turn quickly to serve the need of our global customers. She has over 15 years of experience in diverse industries including textiles and ITES.
Since joining Caliber in 2007, she has held a number roles including manager (Accounts) , manager (Operations) etc. She holds a degree in B.Com from Lady Doak College, Madurai and MBA ( Finance & Marketing) from Madurai Kamaraj University. She is a fitness enthusiast and an avid yoga practitioner. As a multi-linguist , she is proficient in Japanese, French and Hindi.
Mohanasundaram.S (MS) Director -Technical Sales
Mohanasundaram.S (MS) Director -Technical Sales of Caliber Interconnect Solutions. He has extensive experience working in the global technology industry with more than a decade in the semiconductor industry.
Having begun his career as a Test engineer, MS has held several technical and business roles throughout his career working with a myriad of global customers such as Qualcomm, Nvidia, etc.
MS has also been actively contributing to industry and academia collaboration for years and has been a sought-out speaker in many esteemed forums in industry and educational circles.MS holds B.E (ECE) from Anna University and PG Diploma (VLSI) from DOEACC( NIELIT ), Calicut.
He is a bibliophile and loves to explore new places, to meet people, and culture.