Adrian Mendes.

Adrian V. Mendes is a General Partner in PTP Fund I and is a 20 year technology industry executive who has held leadership positions at multiple +$1B Silicon Valley semiconductor companies. Over his career he has gained deep expertise in sales, marketing, business development and supply chain/manufacturing operations, leading these various functions through multiple industry cycles and unique business challenges. Most recently he spent time at Atmel Corporation (NASDAQ: ATML) and Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ: CY) transforming supply chain groups to help face increased focus by investors on operational costs and customers on better supply chain service. The transformations were executed all the while successfully servicing highly volatile, market leading mobile phone manufacturers in Korea, China and the US. Prior to these transformational roles, Mr. Mendes successfully created various business models and then managed the profitable P&Ls which monetized non-core supply chain competencies as value added services and added millions of dollars of high margin revenue to the corporation. In the 1990s he started his career designing telecom systems as a hardware design engineer and then moved to creating business plans and leading silicon product marketing teams targeting the 2G and 3G cellular and Gigibit Ethernet technology spaces.

Mr. Mendes received his Honours Bachelor of Applied Science, Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo in Waterloo, Canada and completed the Executive Program at the Stanford Graduate School of Business in Palo Alto, California.