Harold A.

Consultant, Orange County/CA/USA


Harold A. Blomquist was born in 1952 in Provo, Utah, USA. After completing his studies in electrical engineering at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City in 1978 and studies toward his JURIS DOCTOR and MBA at the University of Houston, Texas, in 1980 he began his career in semiconductors and other high tech companies.



Blomquist is an experienced “C” level executive, advisor, consultant, and coach with more than 35 years’ experience in US and multinational enterprises., and leading effective teams in today’s rapidly changing commercial high technology environment.



Some of Blomquist’s Engagements & Directorships include:


  • Business development and US expansion – Axign BV
  • President & CEO – Helix Semiconductors
  • Subject matter expert advisor – PWC/Strategy&
  • President, CEO, and Chairman – Simtek Corp.
  • University advisor – University of Utah College of Engineering
  • Public and private company boards: Metirionic, Advanced Photonics, Inc (NASDAQ: API); Microsemi, Inc (NASDAQ: MSCC); Simtek Corp (NASDAQ: SMTK)