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Ernie Costello currently serves as the Director of Business and Corporate Development with eSilicon. In this role, he manages strategy development, M&A activities, new business creation, and market analysis. Ernie’s areas of expertise include:
· Corporate and business strategic planning
· Venture funding
· Strategic partnering
· Strategic marketing
· Internal innovation processes
· Scenario planning
· Mergers and acquisitions
· Make, buy, ally decision-making
Prior to eSilicon, Ernie was with Xilinx, the leader in Programmable Logic, in two roles: first, leading the overall strategic planning for the company from 2001 to 2006; and subsequently in Corporate Development from 2006 to 2009, implementing M&A activities, facilitating internal venturing, and placing investments via the Xilinx Corporate Venture Funds.
From 1994 to 1999, Ernie worked as a consultant for Zamba Solutions and Focus Management Consulting creating and executing growth strategies for high technology companies such as Sun Microsystems, Hewlett-Packard, Hexcel, Loral, Etec, Macromedia, BestBuy.com, Intermedia, and PrimeCo.
Ernie began his career as an R&D engineer and engineering manager with Loral Space and Range Systems and Eaton/AIL Systems. He earned BS degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Duke University and an MBA with distinction from Santa Clara University’s Leavy School of Business.
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