Ms. Aine O'Donovan is a Program Manager at SVG Partners. Aine has a B.E. in Electrical Engineering and a PhD in Microelectronics from University College Cork, Ireland. As a research scientist, she was technical lead within a multidisciplinary team to develop micro-sensors for use in the biomedical and environmental fields. She moved to California to work at AMD and then at LSI. Following this, she was operations manager for a technology startup, later applying her experience to the educational sector and currently to the venture capital sector. In addition, she is program manager for the Irish Technology Leadership Group, a network of global Irish technology leaders whose focus is to foster the links between Ireland and Silicon Valley in the areas of innovation, education, women in leadership, and entrepreneurship.