Chris Bayne: Educated at the
University of London in Material Science, Chris has over 30 years designing,
building, and selling equipment for the semiconductor and other high-tech
Prior to forming two of his own
companies, Chris had a distinguished international twenty-one year career with
Heraeus GmbH. In the early 1980s Chris transferred from London to the Silicon
Valley to direct North American Operations. Chris held executive positions in
both Sales and Technical Marketing.
Chris is the Founder and President of
both Diamond Semiconductor Systems Inc. and Sales Management Innovations
Chris has been awarded a total of 7 US
patents in his specialized field of CVD and Diffusion systems.
Michael Bayne: Michael has
earned both graduate and undergraduate degrees in Engineering and
Michaels work experience includes
positions held at: Apple Inc. as Assistant Engineering Project Manager for
iPad, KLA-Tencor Corp. managing quality assurance efforts and the manufacture
of artifacts used to calibrate metrology tools for IC production, SMI Inc.
specifying design criteria for semiconductor and biomedical capital equipment
and administering sales and support services.