Chris Pettey - Profile


Chris Pettey - CTO of NextIO

Chris has more than 15 years of experience delivering high-performance I/O silicon and system solutions for PC and Server products. Prior to co-founding NextIO, Chris was co founder, CTO and member of the Board of Banderacom, a semiconductor startup company focused on the development and delivery of Infiniband products. Before Banderacom, Chris held the role of chip architect and designer for Jato Technologies, a privately held semiconductor company that delivered Gigabit Ethernet solutions. Chris joined Jato Technologies after several years at Compaq (now part of HP) where he held a variety of engineering roles developing silicon and standards for server I/O. Chris began his career with NCR Corporation. Chris holds a BSEE degree from the University of Central Florida.