Meet The Team

The GCE team is well balanced with experienced professionals in sales and service of semiconductor manufacturing equipment.

Jaydeep Patel - CEO, Director of Sales
Jaydeep co-founded GCE in March 2000. Under his leadership, GCE has experienced continuous and steady growth for over 20 years. He received Master of Science in Management of Technology from the University of Pennsylvania's Moore School of Engineering and The Wharton School of Business. He received Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University.

Lawrance Kuo (郭 明賢) - Sales & Service Manager (Taiwan)
Lawrance is a high level technical expert of Credence Kalos memory testers as well as TSK wafer probers. He joined GCE in 2010 to take charge of GCE’s expansion in the Taiwan market. Lawrance received Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from St. John's University in Taipei. He is fluent in Mandarin and English.

Bryan Startzenbach - Service Manager - Metrology & Inspection
With over twenty years of Metrology and Inspection equipment experience, Bryan is credited with establishing GCE's CD-SEM refurbishment and spare parts program. Bryan received Bachelors Degree from Penn State University.

Rina Patel - Financial Controller
As a Certified Public Accountant, Rina brings over 25 years of financial reporting, analysis, and accounting experience in public and private sectors. Most recently, Rina was a senior manager at KPMG where her major audit accounts included publicly traded global manufacturing companies Rohm and Haas, Shipley, Siemens, and Osram.

Ajay Kulkarni - Service Engineer - Metrology & Inspection
Ajay supports all activities for KLA CDSEM refurbishment as well as relevant spare parts program. Ajay received his Higher Diploma in Software Engineering from Aptech Computer Education and Bachelor's in Commerce from University of Pune.