SANTA CLARA, Calif., Monday, September 10, 2012 – Inphi Corporation (NYSE: IPHI), a leading provider of high-speed, mixed signal semiconductor solutions for the communications and computing markets, today announced the appointment of Charlie Roach as Vice President of Worldwide Sales.
“Charlie brings a wealth of experience in technology sales to Inphi, including a proven track record in working across computing, storage and networking markets,” said Ford Tamer, president and CEO of Inphi. “He has the intellect, drive and passion to make a difference and will be a tremendous asset to our executive team as we take Inphi to the next level.”
Mr. Roach brings to Inphi more than 17 years of sales and semiconductor experience. Prior to Inphi, he served as Vice President of Sales for Integrated Device Technologies, where he managed the Americas and South East Asia sales teams along with the worldwide EMS team. Before IDT, Mr. Roach was in charge of Worldwide Strategic Accounts at Applied Micro Circuits, the Central and Southeast U.S. Sales Manager at MMC Networks and Managing Partner and Sales Engineer at Electro Source. Mr. Roach holds a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Auburn University.
“I am honored to join the Inphi team to lead its worldwide sales organization,” said Roach. “I look forward to contributing to the company’s continued success and momentum in global markets and ensuring that our customers achieve their business goals.”
Inphi Corporation is a leading provider of high-speed, mixed signal semiconductor solutions for the communications and computing markets. Inphi’s end-to-end data transport platform delivers high signal integrity at leading-edge data speeds, addressing performance and bandwidth bottlenecks in networks, from fiber to memory. Inphi’s solutions minimize latency in computing environments and enable the rollout of next-generation communications infrastructure. Inphi’s solutions provide a vital interface between analog signals and digital information in high-performance systems, such as telecommunications transport systems, enterprise networking equipment, enterprise and data center servers, and storage platforms. To learn more about Inphi, visit www.inphi.com.