Gener8 Appoints Dave Oldham as Chief Development Officer

San Jose, CA – [September 28, 2023] – Gener8 LLC (“Gener8”), a portfolio company of Sverica Capital Management LP (“Sverica”), has appointed David “Dave” Oldham as its Chief Development Officer. As a product development company, Gener8 is committed to guiding innovators in the Biotech, MedTech, and Life Science sectors. Dave’s vast expertise will further enhance Gener8’s mission of supporting its clients through the intricacies of product development.

Dave brings over 25 years of experience in technology and product development and is renowned for his leadership roles in the medical device and semiconductor industries. His strengths in R&D technical leadership, global management, and business development align perfectly with Gener8’s vision.

“Dave’s experience, notably at Luminex Corporation, positions us more solidly as effective guides to the top innovators in the life science industry. Dave not only brings superior technical experience in developing complex instrumentation, but critically, he has learned and practiced it from the customer’s perspective”, remarked Jerry Jurkiewicz, CEO of Gener8.

At Luminex Corporation, as Vice President of Systems R&D, Dave’s leadership resulted in a portfolio of over 14 market-ready systems. His impactful tenure at Advanced Micro Devices generated revenues exceeding $5 billion annually.

Holding a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Arizona and an M.S. in Engineering Management from Walden University, Dave’s contributions go beyond professional achievements. He’s an avid cyclist, triathlete, and wakeboarder, cherishing time spent with family.

On his appointment, Oldham said, “I am thrilled to be a part of the Gener8 team and contribute to an environment already renowned for excellence and innovation.”

Gener8 extends a warm welcome to Dave, underscoring its commitment to aiding innovators on their transformative journeys.


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About Gener8

Since its inception in 2002, Gener8 has been the guiding force for innovators navigating the intricate paths of the Biotechnology, Life Sciences, and Medical Device sectors. Offering comprehensive engineering and manufacturing solutions throughout the product’s lifecycle, Gener8 ensures a streamlined and dependable journey from conception to consumer, always prioritizing the visions of its clientele. Strategically located in the hubs of innovation—San Jose, CA; Boston, MA; Carlsbad, CA; Indianapolis, IN; La Lima, Costa Rica; and Budapest, Hungary, Gener8 proudly upholds all industry certifications, ensuring integrity in every endeavor. Discover more about our commitment to guiding innovation at