Being an Asic design engineer for 15 years suggests you are still in a technical position not management. Not sure what you mean by growth and less stress. An engineer is usually under high levels of stress unless you work for the government. And the salary is puny compared to lawyers, accountants, … . Even though the development of humans is closely linked to tech advances. So, eirher dive into the startup craziness or in cryptocurrency or even machine learning and automation.