Atiq Raza was born in Lahore, Pakistan. Mr. Raza is an industry veteran and has been working in engineering leadership and senior management positions in the Silicon Valley for more than 30 years. He has a Master's degree in Materials Science and Engineering from Stanford University, a double Bachelor's degree in Philosophy and Electrical Engineering with honors from the University of London and a Bachelor's degree with honors in Physics from Punjab University. Mr. Raza served in various management positions at VLSI, NexGen, AMD (President, COO and CTO) where he led the foundation of AMD'd processor roadmap, founded Raza Microelectronics, was Chairman and CEO of Seeo and currently serves as the Chairman and CEO of Virsec. He serves on numerous boards and is actively sought as an engineering leader and venture adviser.
VLSI; NexGen; AMD; Venture partner; Venture Capital