Nick is the Corporate Treasurer and Head of Investor Relations at Astera Labs. His responsibilities include financial strategy, capital allocation, and liquidity management, in addition to managing communications with equity research analysts, institutional investors, and commercial bankers. Nick has over 20 years of operational and investment experience within the technology industry, most recently as VP of Finance at MaxLinear. He also served as divisional CFO and owned multiple large P&Ls at Broadcom, United Technologies, and Experian. Prior to his tenure in operational finance, Nick was a senior sell-side equity analyst and published proprietary research on over a dozen semiconductor device makers. Nick holds a B.S. in Management Science from the University of California, San Diego.