Mr. Marchetti is a senior level operations executive specializing in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Strategic Sourcing and Sales Operations. He has global industry experience in Semiconductors, High Speed Video Interconnect, Medical Devices, Aerospace, Defense and Contract Manufacturing. Ken joined TranSwitch Corp. in 2000 and for 13 years, directed its worldwide manufacturing and sales operations from the company’s headquarters in Shelton, CT. In 2014, he co-founded TRAN Semiconductor LLC, a fabless semiconductor company which started operations by purchasing the telecomm product lines from TranSwitch. Since then, he has been managing operations at TRAN Semi, manufacturing and selling the TranSwitch line to legacy customers and finding new markets for the technology. As Executive Director of Manufacturing and Sales Operations at TranSwitch, he helped drive their transition from a turnkey/ASIC model to a Customer Owned Tooling (COT) model developing direct supply agreements with world class foundries around the globe. He also implemented the Oracle e-Business Suite and Rite-90 enterprise forecasting system which coordinated worldwide operations at TranSwitch sites in Asia, Europe and the U.S.Prior to joining TranSwitch, Mr. Marchetti held several similar positions in a wide range of industries including: Director of Operations DNE, a contract manufacturer serving the semiconductor process equipment industry. Plant Manager at Cooper/Atkins, a temperature measurement instrument manufacturer.Supply Chain Manager at Novametrix/Philips Healthcare, a medical device manufacturer.Master Scheduler at KAMAN Aerospace, manufacturers of helicopters and major aerospace components.
Mr. Marchetti obtained his MBA at the University of New Haven in 2000 and a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration at Western New England University in 1977.