comment on this article

Xilinx names Peng as president and CEO

Victor Peng has been appointed president and CEO of Xilinx, with effect from 29 January. Peng, currently chief operating officer, is said by Xilinx to be taking over at a time of increasing momentum and opportunity. He takes over from Moshe Gavrielov.

Dennis Segers, Xilinx’ chairman, noted: “He has been the architect of Xilinx’ innovations for the past decade and will move the company forward with the speed required to capitalise on the opportunities in front of us. The board is thrilled to appoint Victor as CEO as the company enters its next chapter of expanded innovation and growth.”

Peng said: “Xilinx is in a rare position of strength and is poised to capitalise on the next shift in computing. By focusing on delivering unique value to new areas, as well as our traditional markets, I plan to accelerate the company’s growth and create the next wave of shareholder value.”

He joined Xilinx in 2008 from AMD, where he served as a key leader in the central silicon engineering team.

Author
Graham Pitcher

Comment on this article


Websites

http://www.xilinx.com

Companies

Xilinx Ltd

This material is protected by MA Business copyright See Terms and Conditions. One-off usage is permitted but bulk copying is not. For multiple copies contact the sales team.

What you think about this article:


Add your comments

Name
 
Email
 
Comments
 

Your comments/feedback may be edited prior to publishing. Not all entries will be published.
Please view our Terms and Conditions before leaving a comment.

Related Articles

Break the stereotype

The gender gap is closing. Around 11% of the engineering workforce is female – ...

LED Reference Design

The XMOS LED Reference Design is an Ethernet-based system featuring daisychains ...

3U VPX system

Concurrent Technologies has launched the SY TR2/525, a 3U VPX development ...

Over the worst?

It’s been a torrid few months for Tesla, with a series of mishaps, reality ...

Not so cuddly!

Last week, news emerged that Amazon and eBay were looking to pull a brand of ...

Brexit optimism!?

Ten months to go before the UK leaves the European Union (EU) and you could ...

Greater than two

When Analog Devices (ADI) acquired Linear Technology, industry watchers were ...