Reza Kasnavi, 45, is vice president and general manager of Skyworks’ Open Market Platforms business encompassing the company’s portfolio of front-end and power management solutions for mass markets. He joined the company in 2010. Prior to joining Skyworks, Mr. Kasnavi spent 10 years as an investor and executive with Tallwood Venture Capital. During his tenure at Tallwood he also held direct engineering, product management and executive positions at several Tallwood portfolio companies including Sequoia Communications and Quintic Corporation.
Mr. Kasnavi received a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Sharif University of Technology and a master’s degree and Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.