President and CEO
Mr. Singhal joined CFDRC in June 2008 and served in roles of increasing responsibility before taking over as President and CEO in September 2016. His current focus is on further leveraging CFDRC’s rich R&D core and getting technologies out of the lab and into the hands of end users. Prior to CFDRC, he spent 7 years at a VC-funded semiconductor startup: Nitronex Corporation in Raleigh NC, where he helped develop an early stage technology through to product sales. Mr. Singhal has over 30 publications in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings. Additionally, he has 8 issued patents and 8 patents pending. He received his B.S. from Georgia Tech and M.S. from Stanford University both in Materials Science and Engineering.