James (Jim) T. Healy, Chairman

Jim Healy joined DFMSim board on January 1, 2011.

Currently, Healy is general manager of Sony LSI Design, Inc., a provider of turnkey services for semiconductor design, fabrication, assembly and test.
In addition, he is founder and president of Healy & Associates, a firm that specializes in product positioning and business development services.
He serves on the advisory boards of Atrenta and an alternative energy start-up.

Before his current roles, Healy was president and CEO of LogicVision, Inc. which was sold to Mentor Graphics Corp, in 2009.
Prior to LogicVision, he held senior executive positions at companies that included: Spirox USA, a subsidiary of Spirox Taiwan, ASAT USA, a subsidiary of a Hong Kong-based firm, FormFactor, Genus Corp., Credence Systems, LTX Corp., GenRad Semiconductor Test, Inc., and Trillium Corp.

In 2001, Healy received the Semiconductor Industry Association’s prestigious Bob Graham Award. He served four years on the Semiconductor Technical Advisory Committee of the Department of Commerce.