Peregrine Semi Announces Jim Cable President/CEO

September 05, 2002 by Jeff Shepard

Peregrine Semiconductor Corp. (San Diego, CA) announced the planned transition of Jim Cable to the role of president and CEO. Cable replaces Stavro Prodromou, who will continue to advise the company as director and chairman of the board. With over 20 years experience in semiconductor research, development and production, Cable is the former COO of Peregrine Semiconductor. He joined the company in October 1996 as vice president of technology and engineering.

"Peregrine Semiconductor has demonstrated the value of high-quality, low-cost ICs that only we can provide with our unique Silicon-on-Sapphire technology. The company is poised to address the needs for enhanced communications across the telecommunications and space and defense marketplaces. Having worked closely with Jim, I know that he has the experience and drive to take Peregrine Semiconductor to the next level," said Prodromou.