Sanjiv Kapoor (EVP of Operations, Process Technology & Manufacturing) has a background in Materials Science. Early in his career he ran a III-V fab for Watkins Johnson and served on the Mantech technical program committee. He has worked in several Silicon Valley startups involved with device fabrication and proprietary process flow development for various sensors (accelerometers, gyroscopes, fingerprint and health monitoring sensors). Sanjiv is currently EVP of Operations, Process Technology and Manufacturing for Rockley Photonics. Rockley’s focus is bringing wearable sensors to the market with its “clinic on a wrist” platform and technology.
Rockley Photonics is a leading integrated photonics chipset developer/supplier for high-volume sensor and communication products. Formed in 2013, Rockley Photonics has developed a highly versatile, application specific, third-generation silicon photonics platform specifically designed for the optical integration challenges facing numerous mega-trend markets. Rockley has partnered with multiple tier-1 customers across the markets it serves to deliver the complex optical systems required for transformational product realization. The Integrated Optics Company (rockleyphotonics.com)