Magnus Ryde

Chairman of the Board

Magnus Ryde has more than 25 years experience from the semiconductor industry and building new high technology ventures. Magnus has previously held positions as Vice President of Field Operations and Sales at KLA-Tencor and President of North America at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC). Magnus has also been the CEO of FlexICs, a flexible screen spin-out from the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California, Intematix Corp., a company specializing in phosphor LEDs for Solid State Lighting Market and Daystar Technologies Inc., a thin film (CIGS) PV solar energy company in Silicon Valley. Magnus has extensive international experience and has served on boards in several high-tech companies with a focus on the semiconductor industry in Sweden, USA , Israel and Asia. Magnus holds an M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Linköping University and Stanford University and an Executive MBA from Stanford University.