Veteran CFO Strengthens Board With Growth, IPO Experience
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Analogix Semiconductor, Inc., the market leader in enabling DisplayPort™ solutions and creator of SlimPort® connectivity products, today announced it has appointed Michael Gray to its Board of Directors, and as chairman of the Board’s Audit Committee.
Gray, who previously served as chief financial officer (CFO) for Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services, helped lead that company from its start-up stage through successful initial and secondary public equity offerings. While he was CFO at Mellanox from 2004 to 2012, the company integrated a strategic acquisition and increased its annual revenue from $42 million to more than $500 million. From 1995 to 2004, Gray served in various capacities, including CFO, at SanDisk Corp., a global leader in flash memory storage solutions. He supported the company’s initial public offering, directed its equity raising activities and managed the accounting for its $1 billion-plus annual business.
Gray holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Illinois.
“We are very pleased to have Michael join our Board of Directors and serve as our Audit chairman. His extensive experience in the semiconductor industry will provide valuable insights to our business, and his knowledge of the public financial markets will help guide and support us through our next stages of growth,” said Kewei Yang, Analogix Chairman and CEO.
“Analogix is entering an exciting new phase with its DisplayPort chips and intellectual property cores for smartphones, tablets and notebook computers,” said Mr. Gray. “I am honored to join the board of directors, and look forward to contributing to Analogix’s strategic initiatives and driving its continued growth.”
About Analogix Semiconductor
Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. designs and manufactures semiconductors for the digital multimedia market, from portable devices such as smartphones to high-end graphics cards and large, high-definition displays. Analogix is the market leader in providing end-to-end interface connectivity semiconductor solutions for DisplayPort, including the SlimPort family of products. For more information visit www.analogix.com or follow us on Twitter @Analogix.
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