a founder of three semiconductor companies including Vitesse.
He has held senior sales, marketing and strategy positions
at AMD, California Micro Devices, Northrop and Hughes. Consulting
clients have included Sun Microsystems, Corning and Philips
Prior to co-founding Alameda Capital, Rich
spent three years with First Global Venture Capital AG of
Germany, conducting due diligence and managing investments
in the SF Bay Area.
Rich has taught business and marketing classes
at the University of California extension. Rich holds an M.S.E.E.
from CSULA and an A.B. in Physics from Occidental College,
California. He also has a full pre-medical education in biology
and biochemistry from CSULA.