Located in Irvine, California, Mobix Labs is a fabless semiconductor company focused on developing highly innovative RF and Mixed Signal components and solutions for simplifying the development and maximizing the performance of existing and next generation wireless products.
Led by a team of highly experienced and accomplished industry executives, Mobix Labs is establishing itself as the go to leader of RF, Mixed Signal, Antenna components and solutions for the sub-8GHz 5GNR, Wi-Fi 6E, SATCOM and emerging mmWave 5G, 6G, Terahertz markets and beyond.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Fabian Battaglia is a 35-year veteran of the tech industry where he served as Sr. Vice President of Sales at Microsemi from 2007 to 2018 and led a global team managing over $2B of annual sales. At Microsemi, Fabian developed sales and engineering support processes deployed directly to Fortune 500 and well recognized international companies serving communications, medical, aerospace and defense, industrial and data storage markets. Fabian held multiple management roles in Field Application Engineering for leading semiconductor companies such as Texas Instruments and Maxim Integrated Products. Fabian also worked 5 years as a Design Engineer focused on advanced system development for Ford, General Motors and Chrysler. Fabian holds a BSEE from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield Michigan.
CHIEF FINANCIAL AND CORPORATE DEVELOPMENT OFFICER
Keyvan Samini has more than 20 years of executive leadership experience in the semiconductor and software industries. Keyvan has a proven track record leading mergers, acquisitions, corporate development, finance, and governance. He has either led or represented such organizations as Western Digital, BioDiscovery, Dow Corning, Pitchtime, and Rfaxis, holding such roles as CEO, COO, CFO and corporate counsel. Keyvan has a proven track record in scaling and ramping growth in technology organizations and has worked closely with institutional investors in driving portfolio companies. Keyvan earned his Masters of Finance at Harvard University, his MBA at the University of Southern California, and his JD at the Ohio State University.
CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER
Dr. Gorbachov is a highly accomplished system architect and circuit designer with over 30 years of experience in RF/Microwave and Millimeter-Wave design. With 70+ patents and 40+ publications, Dr. Gorbachov has successfully led the development efforts of numerous products that have been designed into Tier-1 cellular handset, PC, and various consumer electronic devices. As Co-founder and CTO of RFaxis, Dr. Gorbachov and his team created disruptive technology in WiFi, Zigbee, and ISM band applications which shipped over 150 million pieces worldwide before being acquired by Skyworks Inc.
Kirby Lam is a highly respected and accomplished designer and engineering executive with over 35 years of experience in RF & Mixed Signal IC design. Kirby started his IC design career at Rockwell International’s Semiconductor Products Division. His career evolved into high level technical and leadership roles at several first tier Semiconductor companies, including Qualcomm. At these companies, he led the development of numerous devices from concept to mass production. These devices included several Modem, Read Channel, GPS, and 802.11 Wi-Fi ICs. Kirby has published 6 papers and has 7 U.S. patents granted. He completed his BSEE with High Distinction and MSEE from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.
Ed Vaisman is a 25+ year veteran of the semiconductor and wireless technology industries. He started his career as an Electrical Engineer before migrating to engineering management, product development and sales roles. Ed has experience in bringing value add wireless technology and products to agile markets. His assertiveness and entrepreneurial spirit were instrumental in multiple successful chipsets launches with RF front-end solutions. Ed’s passion for collaboration served him well in managing diverse, global organizations. Ed earned his BSEE from Drexel University, completed MBA with emphasis on Sales Management at Pepperdine University, and now lives in San Diego county CA.
DIRECTOR, RECRUITING AND HUMAN RESOURCES
Dawn E. Woodruff
Dawn Woodruff has more than 30 years recruiting management and human resources experience in the aerospace & defense, software, and technology industries. She began her career in human resources as personnel specialist in the U.S. Army and has held roles as Recruiting Operations Project Manager, HR Project Manager, and HR Consultant. During her 17-year tenure with SAP she was one of three original pioneers who established, built, and developed the global resource management organization while simultaneously staffing many successful software implementations at Fortune 500 companies. Dawn earned her MBA at University of Redlands and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and SHRM-Senior Certified Professional (SHRM-SCP).
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Former President & CEO of Microsemi Corporation
Former SVP of Worldwide Sales at Microsemi Corporation
Former CEO of Skyworks Solutions Inc.
CEO of Octane OC
CEO of Syntiant Corp.