Gaute Myklebust joins the ONiO board of advisors
“I am very pleased with strengthening our advisory board with an industry titan like Gaute Myklebust”, says Vemund Bakken, CTO of ONiO. "His diverse knowledge will be applied from day one continuing our momentum in making the most energy-friendly microcontrollers enter full volume production"
Gaute Myklebust has a PhD in Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing from the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and brings insight, industry-nous and tons of insider knowledge from his rich vein of experience in the semiconductor space. Since 2016, he's been managing TouchNetix' semiconductor development organization, which is a world-leading supplier of HMI solutions to automotive and industrial markets.
ONiO has taken on the massive challenge of unlocking IoT’s potential by solving the energy issue, says Gaute Myklebust. Working with ONiO’s extremely talented team reassures me that we’re well on track to meeting this challenge!
In 1996, Gaute Myklebust co-founded the AVR Microcontroller Design Center in Trondheim, Norway, and held multiple positions in Atmel Corporation, a renowned provider of microcontrollers, touch logic and wireless connectivity solutions, from 1996 to 2016. Among the positions he’s held, Vice President in the CTO office from 2011, where he was responsible for product definition, IP portfolio management and M&A are a few noteworthy ones. Gaute Myklebust’s input and expertise is sure to be an invaluable asset to the ONiO board of advisors.