Vice President, Market Research
Andrea Lati is the Vice President, Market Research at VLSI Research Inc. Since joining VLSI Research in 2001, Andrea has focused on managing and developing forecasting models as well as performing market analysis and research on electronics, semiconductor, and equipment markets. In addition, Andrea has performed many custom studies for various clients and is a co-author of The Chip Insider.
Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA)
Dale Ford is the Chief Analyst at the Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA). Previously, he managed the research teams at IHS responsible for coverage of the electronics, semiconductor and electronics components industry and was one of the founders of iSuppli’s market research. As a highly respected industry analyst with extensive experience producing award winning market research he brings expertise in technology trends, competitive analysis, forecasting and supply/demand research of the electronics, semiconductor and electronics components industries. Mr. Ford has been researching the electronics and electronics components industries for over 25 years.
Senior Managing Director, Head of Global Semiconductor Research
C.J. Muse has been an institutional investor analyst covering semiconductors and semiconductor equipment for the past 11 years. Prior to joining Evercore ISI, Mr. Muse was a Managing Director and senior analyst at Barclays Capital where he followed the semiconductor and semiconductor equipment sectors. Prior to joining Barclays in 2008, Mr. Muse was at Lehman Brothers where he began his career in equity research in 2000.
Director, Industry Statistics and Economic Policy
Semiconductor Industry Association
Falan Yinug is director of industry statistics and economic policy at SIA. Responsible for managing SIA’s statistics and data program, Yinug represents SIA in the World Semiconductor Trade Statistics (WSTS) program, which maintains industry-driven monthly sales data for the global industry as well as sales forecasts. His work also entails supporting SIA’s advocacy efforts through economic research and analysis.