Dan Hamling is Founder and President of High Tech Advisors and a leading expert in technology valuation and protection. Dan launched High Tech Advisors in 2014 after decades of experience in high tech as an engineer, technology specialist, technical marketing manager, equipment investment portfolio manager, and in other roles.
Dan is also founder of NexuScale, a provider of cloud-based manufacturing capacity management software, and co-founder of The Arianna Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on serving the children of the world. Dan currently serves as President of the San Diego Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers.
Dan previously managed the integrated circuit test and assembly equipment portfolios and businesses at GE Capital, TEAM ATE, and KeyAssets Financial. Dan also spent 12 years in sales and marketing at Teradyne, following eight years in test engineering and test engineering management roles at Hewlett Packard and GEC Plessey.
Dan has a BSEE from the University of Michigan, an MSEE from Stanford University, and an MBA from the University of Texas. He is also an accredited senior appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers, a patent agent with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, and a member of IEEE.