Duane serves as a consulting CFO for Ravix Group. He has over 25 years of experience in accounting, finance and administration in Silicon Valley. He has worked for Fortune 1000 companies as well as early-stage startups.
Duane’s industry experience includes semiconductor manufacturing, networking and video equipment, software-as-a-service and enterprise software companies, and he has participated in two successful acquisitions as a Corporate Controller. His skills include strategic and operational planning, financial modeling, financial forecasting, reporting and analysis, cost analysis, general accounting and legal management. Other skills include IT system integration & development and accounting system selection & implementation.
Prior to joining Ravix, Duane served as Corporate Controller for Waferscale Integration (semiconductors), CFO for an early-state startup, ShaBLAMM! Computers (high performance memory technologies), and Corporate Controller for Aspen Semiconductor (subsidiary of Cypress Semiconductor). Prior to that, he worked in various finance and accounting roles for Cypress Semiconductor and Advanced Micro Devices. Duane graduated with an MBA from Santa Clara University and holds an undergraduate degree in Finance from CSU, Chico.