I wonder if the recent "unrest" in the middle east might be driving this decision? It would make sense to diversify production sites to insulate the company from supply disruptions. Any other thoughts along those lines or different reasons?
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.