Jim Feldhan founded Semico Research in 1994. A 30-year veteran of the semiconductor industry, he brings his management, forecasting and modeling expertise to Semico, along with a reputation of quality research. Jim designed and developed the research methodologies and report structures, which are the basis for Semico’s Custom Research and Portfolio Services. Jim also develops Semico’s overall economic outlook as well as performing various semiconductor consulting and forecasting. With a focus on quality, Semico Research has grown to the largest semiconductor-focused consulting and research firm. Jim was formerly the Executive Vice-President and General Manager at In-Stat. As a member of the start-up team there, Feldhan was responsible for the design, methodologies, and implementation of research that was the basis for the Semiconductor Services.
Mr. Feldhan also held various management, marketing and manufacturing positions at GTE Microcircuits and Greyhound/Dial Corporation. Jim received a BS in Business with a minor in Chemistry from the University of Arizona and a MS in Marketing focusing on quantitative statistics and market research from the University of Arizona.