Founder & CEO, Ecrio Inc.
As one of the co-founders of Ecrio, Michel Gannage has been involved with the company since its inception and became its CEO in 2011, bringing over 30 years of industry experience. He is responsible for developing and implementing the company strategy and managing its overall operations and resources. During his tenure at Ecrio, he managed international business, OEM/ODM relationships, strategic partnerships, and was actively involved in product planning and sales strategy. Before founding Ecrio, he co-founded Nexcom Technology, a flash memory semiconductor and storage company, and served as Vice President of Engineering and Operations. At Nexcom, Mr. Gannage developed the Serial Flash and MediaStick product lines, and managed the system development for flash data storage in the form of SIM cards for consumer wireless devices. Prior to that, he held various engineering and management positions with Catalyst Semiconductor, Exel Microelectronics and Intel. Mr. Gannage received an engineering degree from Ecole Centrale de Paris, an MS in EECS from Princeton University, and holds 9 patents.