Mark Heising serves on BPC Action’s board of directors.
He is a managing director of Medley Partners in Palo Alto, CA, which he founded in 2004. Previously he was the president of VLSI Cores, which designs and licenses cryptographic integrated circuits.
Heising held various positions at Quickturn Design Systems, Cylink, and Proximity Designs. He holds six U.S. Patents in cryptography, compression, and data communications. Heising also serves on the advisory board to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.
Heising earned a BS in Physics and a MS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the University of California at Berkeley.