Leadership

Chris Wallace

Chris Wallace

Co-CEO, Co-President
Mr. Wallace worked for 5 years for the Crown Agents of the UK in London and Iran before emigrating to the US to work for Litton Electron Devices, first as a Technician and, ultimately, as Manufacturing Manager. He has been in charge of Operations at Altair since 2001 and became CFO in 2008. Chris Wallace has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont, CA.
Chris Ferrari

Chris Ferrari

Co-CEO, Co-President
Mr. Ferrari attended college while working at Litton Electron Devices until in the late 90’s, he joined JDSU (formerly SDL, Inc) as a Sr. Mechanical Engineer and was responsible for developing products and manufacturing tooling to support the telecom industry in the early 2000’s. He has 25 years of experience, holds several US patents, and has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from San Jose State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude.
Our Shared Philosophy

"We believe a company's true value is not in its products and services, it is in its people."

Photo of Altair Technologies Inc. team USA
Our Shared Philosophy

"We believe a company's true value is not in its products and services, it is in its people."

Photo of Altair Technologies Inc. team USA
Chris Wallace

Chris Wallace

Co-CEO, Co-President
Mr. Wallace worked for 5 years for the Crown Agents of the UK in London and Iran before emigrating to the US to work for Litton Electron Devices, first as a Technician and, ultimately, as Manufacturing Manager. He has been in charge of Operations at Altair since 2001 and became CFO in 2008. Chris Wallace has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management from the University of Notre Dame de Namur in Belmont, CA.
Chris Ferrari

Chris Ferrari

Co-CEO, Co-President
Mr. Ferrari attended college while working at Litton Electron Devices until in the late 90’s, he joined JDSU (formerly SDL, Inc) as a Sr. Mechanical Engineer and was responsible for developing products and manufacturing tooling to support the telecom industry in the early 2000’s. He has 25 years of experience, holds several US patents, and has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from San Jose State University, graduating Magna Cum Laude.