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Welcome to Ostendo

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Welcome to Ostendo

Ostendo is located in Carlsbad—between San Diego and Los Angeles—the center of the Southern California research corridor. With access to key talent from renowned universities, we're changing the world.

Our Founder

Dr. Hussein S. El-Ghoroury

Our Founder

Dr. Hussein S. El-Ghoroury

A serial entrepreneur and pioneer in the mobile and telecom industries since the early 1980s, Dr. El-Ghoroury serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Ostendo Technologies, Inc. Prior to founding the company, he was CTO of IBM Microelectronics, President and Chief Executive Officer of CommQuest Technologies, Inc. (now owned by IBM)—a company that pioneered the first quad-band cellular chipset in North America—and Senior Vice President of Linkabit Corporation (predecessor of Qualcomm). Dr. Ghoroury received his PhD and MS degrees in Electrical Engineering from Southern Methodist University.

Our Values

Nurture crazy ideas. Do it because it's hard.
Show, don't show off.

The Ostendo Story

Lead by entrepenuers and industry pioneers

Dr. Hussein S. El-Ghoroury

Dr. Hussein S. El-Ghoroury

Chairman & CEO

Dr. Chih-li Chuang

Dr. Chih-li Chuang

SVP of Product Engineering & Manufacturing

Jim Hartman

Jim Hartman

VP of Semiconductors Manufacturing

Dr. SeongSoo Kim

Dr. SeongSoo Kim

VP of Business Development

Jason McDowall

Jason McDowall

VP of Software Engineering

Dale McNeil

Dale McNeil

Corporate Secretary & SVP

Brandon Millan

Brandon Millan

VP of Corporate Development

Babak Razi

Babak Razi

SVP & Chief Strategy Officer

Dr. Weilong Tang

Dr. Weilong Tang

VP of Semiconductors Engineering

Mike Zaparyniuk

Mike Zaparyniuk

VP of Finance & Special Programs

Board of Directors

Dr. Hussein S. El-Ghoroury

Chairman & CEO, Ostendo

Dale McNeil

Corporate Secretary & SVP, Ostendo

Barak Bussel

Principal, Third Wave Ventures

Babak Razi

Principal, Third Wave Ventures

Allen Salmasi

CEO, Veea Inc.

David Schiff

Founding Partner, Innovatus Capital Partners

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