Dmitry Lipkin brings over 25 yrs. of Marketing and Business Development experience to Kleeen Software’s Board of Advisers. Currently, he’s the Head of Global Marketing (BL-SIP) at NXP Semiconductors, a leading global chip manufacturer. Prior to that, Dmitry has held various marketing and business development management roles at some of the world’s leading high-tech firms, such as: Maxim Integrated, Applied Materials, FLEX, AltaVista and ASML. Dmitry is also a partner in a restaurant and a vodka company, and works with other start-ups, helping with strategy, marketing, business development, and fundraising.
We are pleased to welcome Christopher Boone as an Adviser to Kleeen Software.Christopher Boone is a Managing Director at Cimbal Capital Group, a management consulting and private equity firm focusing on technology and industrial investment. Prior to CCG, Mr. Boone was CEO of Cimbal Mobile Payments, President & CEO of Visuvi, an image-initiated search engine (sold to Siemens). Mr. Boone served as a Managing Director with SIB, a $10 billion European private equity fund and President & CEO of AppCentral, a desktop virtualization company and pioneer in cloud computing (sold to Hewlett Packard). Before these operating roles, Mr. Boone worked as a technology, media and telecommunications management consultant. He served as Director of Business and Corporate Development at Excite@Home where he was a member of the Senior Leadership Team helping lead deal negotiations with AT&T, Cox Communications and Comcast. Mr. Boone began his career as a mergers & acquisitions investment banker with J.P. Morgan in New York and helped create the firm’s equity derivatives and fixed income derivative divisions where he managed a $2 billion global portfolio. Mr. Boone is a recognized scholar with the Gerson Lehrman Group’s Technology, Media & Telecommunications council. He holds over a dozen US patents and patents-pending in payment, authentication, virtualization and distributed networks. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in medical physics from the University of Notre Dame, a Master of Finance from Wharton and an MBA from the University of Denver.
We are pleased to welcome Henry Woo Sang Jr. as an Adviser to Kleeen Software. Henry specializes in bringing new technologies out of the laboratory into early customer engagements through to product handoff. At HP, he was one of the lead representatives for executive briefings representing HP Labs and worked directly with both sales and line of business groups and uses a customer centric development process. He spent 31 years in industrial R&D Labs (Xerox PARC and HP Labs) in fields ranging from basic semiconductor science, GaAs device production, and novel printer technologies to document image processing, life size 3D capture and display, data operations centers, IoT, and big data analytics and holds 20+ patents in these diverse fields. He served as an independent contributor as well as all levels of management through to director. He also was a co-founder of Customers & Technologies in the 1990’s which for five years specialized in document management technologies.
After retiring in 2015, Henry split his time between non-profit volunteer work and working with startup companies. He is the president of the Cupertino Library Foundation; chair of the Cupertino Chamber of Commerce Education Series and member of the Age Friendly Cities: Cupertino task force. Here, he brings his innovation approaches to community issues. In parallel, he works as a consultant and advisor to a variety of technology startups from software to fintech to neural feedback to graphene materials. He recently taught at an accelerator in Saudi Arabia and provides coaching for a variety of companies.
We are pleased to welcome Daniel Rosenberg as an Adviser to Kleeen Software. Dan is an adjunct professor of UX at San Jose State University. Early in his career he introduced many UX methods and inventions that are now common practice. He also authored some of the first books on UX in the 1980’s including Human Factors in Product Design (Elsevier 1991), the first consumer product focused Human Factors textbook. Over a 40-year career in the field, Dan served as the head of UX at Oracle for 11 years and SAP for 7 years. In addition to Enterprise software he also works in the medical product and consumer domains.
He serves on the advisory board of the Interaction Design Foundation and edits the “Business of UX” Forum in ACM Interactions magazine. He is also an advisor to both startups and Fortune 500 companies. He consults as an interaction designer through his firm rcdoux.com.
Dan is the recipient of the 2019 ACM SigCHI Lifetime practice award.