Thomas Skarbek, Director of Supplier Development at Flip Electronics, has more than 30 years experience in the semiconductor industry. He speaks to the industry regularly on topics of product obsolescence management and risk mitigation. Skarbek has also served as a member of the Anti Counterfeiting Task Force (ACTF) of the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA), which worked on the language incorporated in the National Defense Authorization Act. He holds a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Massachusetts, Lowell.