MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., May 17, 2010 –Cavium Networks (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, and the digital home, today announced that Manoj Gujral has joined the company as Vice President and General Manager of the Broadband and Consumer Division (BCD).
Manoj Gujral brings to Cavium Networks over 23 years of deep expertise in developing and bringing to market solutions for consumer electronics, personal computers, servers, and mobile devices. During his career, Manoj has built businesses from the ground up and profitably managed existing high-growth businesses. Manoj has extremely strong ecosystem relationships with key PC vendors, ODMs, and worldwide retailers that are critical for enabling sustainable growth in the consumer market.
Prior to joining Cavium Networks Manoj served as General Manager of the Desktop Business at Nvidia Corp responsible for GPU and chipset products across all original equipment manufacturer (OEM) customers. Earlier in his tenure at Nvidia, he led the Notebook chipset business from early days through strong revenue momentum in the market place. From 2003-2005, he served as Managing Director of the Specialty Memory business unit at Cypress Semiconductor responsible for system interconnect products for wireless and handset markets . Prior to Cypress, Manoj also worked in various roles at Raza Foundries, ShareWave and Unisys. Manoj received his MSEE from Oregon State University and MBA from San Jose State University. He has 8 patents issued in the area of computer architecture.
“We are extremely excited to add Manoj to Cavium’s management team,” said Syed Ali, President and CEO Cavium Networks. “Manoj’s experience in the digital home, consumer and PC segment will help accelerate Cavium’s momentum in new emerging digital multimedia distribution, storage and processing applications.”
“Cavium Networks has established itself as one of the most innovative and fastest growing semiconductor companies today and has assembled exciting technologies in PureVu and ECONA product lines,” said Manoj Gujral. “I am very excited to lead the team here to drive these products into the rapidly growing video and broadband segments, and charter the next phase of the company’s growth across these target markets.”
About Cavium Networks
Cavium Networks is a leading provider of highly integrated semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for networking, communications, and the digital home. Cavium Networks offers a broad portfolio of integrated, software-compatible processors ranging in performance from 100 Mbps to 40 Gbps that enable secure, intelligent functionality in enterprise, data-center, broadband/consumer and access and service provider equipment. Cavium Networks processors are supported by ecosystem partners that provide operating systems, tool support, reference designs and other services. Cavium Networks principal offices are in Mountain View, CA with design team locations in California, Massachusetts, India and Taiwan. For more information,
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