A serial entrepreneur with the penchant for turning insurmountable challenges to incredible opportunities.
Director- Business Development,USA
Joshua Kimn brings his 25+ years of experience in the semiconductor test business
VP - Customer Success ,Israel
Assaf Nave has more than 20 years of experience in leading LAN Access Device manufacturing & back-end
Over 24 years of versatile experience in both Embedded and Telecom Software fields.
Director-Silicon Test Engineering
Over 15 years of extensive experience in Silicon Test Engineering and has a proven track record of building up high performance testing team.
A System Architect with 13 years of product development experience
Siva Prasad Koka
Over a 25 years of rich expertise in Electronics industry. He has extensive knowledge as a business development & strategic consultancy professional.
Suresh Babu - Managing Director
As a Managing director of Caliber Interconnect solutions, Sureshbabu.K has been spearheading the growth of Caliber ever since its inception.
He began his career as a CAD engineer in Chennai,subsequently had worked in Gulf for globally renowned engineering consultancy firms such as DuPont de Demours, WS Atkins,Mott MacDonald in petrochemical and water desalination projects.
His deep understanding of CAD tools and his consummate mastery of programming had enabled him to develop several path breaking solutions for process optimization in the product engineering domain.
Mr.Suresh has worked to bring the benefits of technology to new industries through an increasingly diverse product engineering portfolio in Semiconductor , Avionics, Railways, Industrial, IOT (Internet of Things) Embedded Product Engineering, board Design, Hardware Simulation and IC/SIP Packaging solutions,next generation products such as Wearable Devices, Automotive, clean energy based medical and Military designs etc.
Under his leadership, Caliber has become an integral part of the global semiconductor industry and has been recognized as a reliable partner to many leading names in the industry.He holds an MS from BITS, Pilani.
Antoniraj - Director - Embedded
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.
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.