Phillip LoPresti

CEO, Tanvas Inc.

Phillip LoPresti is the CEO of Tanvas Inc., a haptics innovation company. For more than 25 years, he has led and motivated cross-functional teams to achieve a common goal. He has a proven track record of scaling businesses and driving revenue growth by building successful engineering, sales, and marketing teams, strengthening IP portfolios for licensing and navigating through M&A and IPO processes.

As President and Chief Executive Officer of Everspin, he expanded product sales to over $10M per quarter, established a long-term strategy and vision for the use of next-generation products, negotiated several licensing agreements, and led a successful IPO. Prior to Everspin, Phill spent more than 20 years at NEC, where he expanded the ASIC technology business to more than $400M annually. He holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in electrical engineering from Boston University.