Mr. Patrick Henry is Entropic's president and chief executive officer. A recognized leader in the connected home entertainment market, Patrick brings more than 25-years of high-tech and executive management experience to Entropic. He is responsible for setting the Company’s strategic vision and provides guidance on all key business initiatives to ensure strength in the Company’s execution.
Patrick has held the position of Entropic’s president and CEO since 2003. Under his leadership, the Company has grown exponentially in revenue and now nears 645 employees, globally. Further, through his business and technology acumen, he has lead the Company through several merger and acquisitions that have positioned the Company for long-term growth while maintaining focus and discipline to develop and commercialize groundbreaking set-top box (STB) system-on-a-chip (SoC) and connectivity solutions.
Prior to joining Entropic, Patrick served as president and CEO of Pictos Technologies, a developer of digital imaging products; CEO of LinCom Wireless, a semiconductor company focused on Wi-Fi products; Vice President and General Manager of LSI Logic, a storage and networking semiconductor company; and Senior Vice President at C-Cube Microsystems, a pioneer in the development of digital video integrated circuits (ICs).
Patrick currently serves on the Board of Directors of CommNexus, a San Diego, California-based technology industry trade association. He has also been recognized by Ernst & Young as Entrepreneur of the Year, named one of San Diego's "Top Influentials" and named Most Admired CEO by the San Diego Business Journal.
Patrick earned his master of business administration degree from The University of Southern California, and holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering, science and mechanics from The Georgia Institute of Technology.