Management Team

Chris Seams


Chris Seams was appointed CEO of Deca Technologies in June 2013. He is also a member of the company’s board of directors. Chris joined Deca from Cypress Semiconductor Corporation, where he served as executive vice president for sales and marketing.

Chris came to Deca with more than 25 years of expertise in managing operations, manufacturing, and sales and marketing. He joined Cypress in 1990, where he managed Cypress’ manufacturing and was responsible for building its reputation for world-class efficiency. Assignments spanning his 14-year tenure at Cypress included technical and operational management in manufacturing, development, and operations.

Prior to Cypress, Chris worked in process development for Advanced Micro Devices and Philips Research Laboratories. He is on the board of directors of Tessera Technologies Inc. Throughout his semiconductor career Chris has contributed to industry activities both as a senior member of IEEE, and on the Engineering Advisory Council for Texas A&M University.

Chris holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University and a master’s degree in electrical and computer engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.