Mr. Charlie Lesko is Entropic's senior vice president of Worldwide Sales. Charlie came to Entropic with more than 20 years of semiconductor sales and business experience, as well as a strong working knowledge in design, development and product marketing for semiconductor hardware and applications software solutions.
Charlie oversees the Company's international sales and business development organizations across both set-top box and connectivity technology offerings. He works closely with Entropic’s original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and Pay-TV service provider customers to deliver business value that helps each make more informed decisions about their end-to-end connected home entertainment semiconductor strategies.
Charlie joined Entropic in 2012. Prior, he was senior vice president of the Automotive Products Business Group at CSR, plc., the second largest supplier of infotainment semiconductor devices to the automotive industry and a leader in connectivity, applications processing, video and imaging technology. During his tenure with CSR, Charlie also held the position of senior vice president, Worldwide Sales, where he implemented innovative strategic selling processes, re-prioritized the global sales organization and incorporated new efficiencies within the customer service organization. Charlie also held top sales positions with leading organizations in the semiconductor market, including Broadcom Corporation, MaxLinear, AMI Semiconductor, Axcelis Technologies and Teradyne Inc.
Charlie holds a master of business administration degree in corporate finance from the University of Dallas and earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering from Stony Brook University.