Director of Marketing, MATLAB
MathWorks, Inc. David leads the product management team for the MATLAB family of products at MathWorks. This team is responsible for approximately half of the company’s revenue as well as initiatives in AI, data analytics, predictive maintenance, computer vision, and financial applications. His responsibilities at MathWorks also include the startup program, community team, and online products.
He joined MathWorks from Microsoft where his focus was strategic business development in the area of cloud applications and technologies and he joined Microsoft as part of its acquisition of Interactive Supercomputing where he served as VP of Marketing.
Earlier, at Advanced Micro Devices (AMD), he was instrumental in AMD’s successful bid to convert servers to 64 bit, x86 technology. His roles there included starting and running two business units as well as restructuring the customer support organization. The High Performance Computing (HPC) business allowed AMD to enter the server market, while the high-end embedded computing business (storage, telecom, medical imaging…) allowed AMD to create long term relationships with strategic customers. During this time, he served as president of the Hypertransport Consortium.
His experience includes VP of biz dev and marketing assignments at Fujitsu, and startups API Networks and Dolphin Interconnect. These three companies were pioneers in high speed, low latency networking.
He started and managed the TotalView business (a high-end software development tool) and earlier worked on BBN Butterfly parallel computers and Apollo workstations. He began writing code in Z80 assembler for an SNA (3274) protocol converter. He has a degree in computer science from Brown University.