Aftkhar is the CEO of yieldWerx. He has over 21 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, especially in the test and yield enhancement areas. Aftkhar played an instrumental role as an IT Director at Texas Instruments and participated in creating joint venture semiconductor and test/assembly houses to expand Texas Instruments manufacturing/final assembly/test capacity.
Omar has over 17 years of experience developing and marketing software products and technology consulting services, serving both niche and general markets. As COO, he leads yieldWerx’s growth into new markets, build new relationships, and execute new business development initiatives. He has an MBA from INSEAD France and BSc Finance from Georgetown University in Washington DC.
Professional Staff – Product Development and YMS
Allan has over 25 years of experience in semiconductor IC design, technology development, manufacturing, product testing, and software development. As director of yield management solutions in the Yield Management Consulting Division at KLA-Tencor, Allan developed comprehensive statistical yield analysis and data mining technology while providing professional cost reduction and yield management consulting services to world’s leading integrated device manufacturers and foundries such as Intel, Philips, Samsung, ST Microelectronics, Sony, Texas Instruments, Toshiba, TSMC, and UMC. Allan earned a BSEE from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo and a MSEE from San Jose State University.