John Brewer

John Brewer is a co-founder of Amorphyx and its CEO and President. John is also an Entrepreneur in Residence with the Oregon Nanoscience and Microtechnologies Institute (ONAMI), where he assists with the creation of companies and jobs through commercializing technologies developed by Oregon’s research universities.

John has 28 years of experience in the semiconductor and wireless industries, encompassing the disciplines of engineering, marketing, and executive management.  In 2011, Brewer completed a five-year tenure as VP of Corporate and Business Development, and VP of Marketing, with SiGe Semiconductor.  He helped turn the company from near-failure to completing its IPO filing and eventual sale to Skyworks Solutions.  Since 1986, Brewer has either founded or been an early key participant in seven venture capital-funded wireless technology startups, including two university spinouts.  John has extensive experience commercializing next-generation electronics technologies with Asia Pacific-based consumer electronics manufacturers.

He holds the BS in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University.