Director, Market Strategy
With an extensive background in business, product development, and entrepreneurship in the high-tech industry, Leon develops product and commercialization strategies and evaluates emerging technologies and market opportunities at PARC. He currently focuses on the areas of digital health & healthcare, cleantech & energy, digital manufacturing and advanced electronics.
Before joining PARC, Leon was a director at Microchip Technology, where he led a team responsible for product management, product marketing, and worldwide business development. Prior to Microchip, he was a chip design lead at several networking semiconductor startups, including Centillium Communications, which went IPO in year 2000.
Leon received his MBA from Harvard Business School and B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley. He has six U.S. patents.
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Recharging Japan’s Dominance in Lithium-ion Batteries
posted 19 March 2013
Picking a Cleantech Winner
posted 15 November 2012
The wastewaters of innovation (literally!)
posted 30 November 2011
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On moving printed electronics from enabling technology to application
22 November 2011 | Printed Electronics World
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3D Printing and Scanning SIG Event: Printed Intelligence
30 April 2013 | Palo Alto, CA
Battery Japan 2013 - visit PARC's booth
27 February 2013 - 1 March 2013 | Tokyo, Japan
SPIE Photonics West - visit PARC's booth
5 February 2013 - 7 February 2013 | San Francisco, CA