OUTLOOK FOR SEMICONDUCTORS: DUSHANT DESAI – C.E. UNTERBERG, TOWBIN
DUSHYANT DESAI is a Senior Semiconductor Analyst at C.E. Unterberg,
Towbin covering Comm IC and storage companies. Prior to joining CE
Unterberg, Towbin, he was a Research Analyst at USBancorp Piper Jaffray
covering semiconductors, PC and enterprise hardware companies. He has
over 20 years of experience in the semiconductor industry and was a co-
Founder and VP of Marketing at Ishoni Networks, a Santa Clara-based
fabless semiconductor company providing broadband access solutions.
Prior to that, he was at VLSI Technology, Clarity Systems and National
Semiconductor in various marketing, sales and engineering management
positions over a span of 16 years. He holds an MS in Computer
Engineering from the University of Southern California and a BS in
Electrical Engineering from IIT Bombay. Profile
TWST: What's gone on in the semiconductor space from a market
perspective so far this year?
Mr. Desai: At the very start of the year, things were looking pretty