webinar register page

Webinar banner
The International Semiconductor Executive Summits Webinar Series: Market Research Update

Feb 26, 2021 07:41 AM

Webinar logo
* Required information

By registering, I agree to the Privacy Statement and Terms of Service.



Tom Stokes
Senior Managing Director @Evercore
Tom Stokes is a Senior Managing Director of the firm's corporate advisory business. Mr. Stokes is focused on advising clients across the technology sector. Prior to joining Evercore, Mr. Stokes was a Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman, Sachs & Co., where he served as global head of Electronics and Industrial Technology Investment Banking. With over 20 years of relevant experience and over 13 years at Goldman Sachs, Mr. Stokes has extensive experience advising companies across the technology industry. In particular, he has advised on a number of the most notable recent transactions across the semiconductor, electronics and industrial tech subsectors. Clients represented by Mr. Stokes include Advanced Energy, Aeroflex, Anaren, AZ Electronic Materials, Belden, Brooks, CDW, Cobham, Corning, Dover, Edwards, Entegris, Fortive, Freescale, IBM, Lam Research, Lexmark, Macom, Molex, Keysight, Koch Industries, TE Connectivity, Samsung, Sensata, and more.
E.Jan Vardaman
President @TechSearch International Inc
E.Jan Vardamanis president and founder of TechSearch International, Inc., which has provided market research and technology trend analysisin semiconductor packaging since 1987.She is the co-author of How to Make IC Packages(by Nikkan Kogyo Shinbunsha), a columnist with Printed Circuit Design & Fab/Circuits Assembly,and the author of numerous publications on emerging trends in semiconductor packaging and assembly. She is a senior member of IEEE EPSand is anIEEE EPSDistinguished Lecturer.She is a member of SEMI,SMTA,IMAPS, and MEPTEC. She received the IMAPS GBC Partnership award in 2012and the Daniel C. Hughes, Jr. Memorial Award in 2018. She is an IMAPS Fellow. Before founding TechSearch International, she served on the corporate staff of Microelectronics and Computer Technology Corporation (MCC), the electronics industry’s first pre-competitive research consortium.
Kunal Chakrabarti
Managing Director @Evercore
Kunal Chakrabarti is a Managing Director in the firm’s corporate advisory business focusing on the Technology sector. Mr. Chakrabarti has advised leading technology firms and financial sponsors on M&A and capital markets transactions including AvePoint on combination with Apex Technology and subsequent public listing, Conservice on sale of TA Associates' equity stake to Advent International, Conservice on its sale of majority stake to TA Associates, Enersys on the $750M acquisition of Alpha Technologies Group of Companies, Akamai on its defense and cooperation agreement with Elliott Management, Cobham on its $455M divestiture of AvComm and Wireless businesses to Viavi, Samsung on the $9B acquisition of Harman, Qualcomm on the $49B announced (and subsequently cancelled) acquisition of NXP Semiconductors, Sonus on a merger of equals with Genband, Siris Capital’s $943M acquisition of PGi, Cbeyond on its $323M sale to Birch, and more.