Vahe Sarrafian serves as MontaVista's Legal Counsel. His principal areas of focus are compliance and governance, commercial negotiations, mergers and acquisitions, intellectual property and rights management, international legal issues, and providing strategic advice to the management team. He previously served as MontaVista's Associate General Counsel.
Vahe has over twenty years of corporate and securities law experience in the high technology sector. His practice has focused on securities, public and private financing, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate representation of private and publicly held high technology and bio-technology companies.
Prior to joining MontaVista, Vahe was General Counsel at HeyAnita Inc. where he advised management and the board of directors on a variety of strategic, commercial, and corporate matters. He has previously been associated with Morrison & Foerster, Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. Vahe holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of California, Davis and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Riverside.