Microchip Technology Hires Ganesh Moorthy as VP

December 26, 2001 by Jeff Shepard

Microchip Technology Inc. (Chandler, AZ) announced that Ganesh Moorthy has joined the company as vice president of the advanced microcontroller and automotive division. Moorthy will manage the division’s architecture, design, test, applications and marketing activities.

Moorthy most recently served as chairman, CEO and co-founder of Cybercilium Inc. (Tempe, AZ). He spent more than 19 years at Intel Corp. in management and engineering positions, including the 8-, 16- and 32-bit microcontroller division.

"Ganesh Moorthy brings a wealth of management experience to the elite management team at Microchip to help us face the challenges of today," said Steve Sanghi, Microchip’s president and CEO.