|[March 24, 2014]
Mellanox Promotes Ido Bukspan, Darrin Chen and Tziporet Koren to Vice President and Hillel Chapman to Senior Principal Engineer
SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, ISRAEL --(Business Wire)--
Mellanox (News - Alert)® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of
high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center
servers and storage systems, today announced the promotion of Ido
Bukspan to vice president of chip design, Darrin Chen to vice president
of worldwide channels, Tziporet Koren to vice president of networking
software and Hillel Chapman to senior principal engineer. Mr. Bukspan
and Mr. Chapman will report to Roni Ashuri, senior vice president of
engineering; Mr. Chen will report to Marc Sultzbaugh, senior vice
president of worldwide sales; and Mrs. Koren will report to Amit Krig,
vice president of software project management.
"I am very pleased to appoint Ido, Darrin and Tziporet to vice president
and Hillel to senior principal engineer. They have been tremendous
assets and their dedication and contributions have been significant to
making Mellanox successful," said Eyal Waldman, president and CEO of
Mellanox Technologies. "We look forward to their continued contributions
and leadership under their new executive roles. I wish Ido, Darrin,
Tziporet and Hillel success in their new roles."
Ido Bukspan has served as vice president of chip design since March
2014. From 2010 to 2014, Mr. Bukspan was senior director of chip design
at Mellanox Technologies and was responsible for chip design and
post-silicon management. From 2000 to 2010, he successfully held various
roles within the chip design and post-silicon team. Mr. Bukspan
graduated with honors with a B.Sc. inElectrical Engineering and an MBA
from Tel-Aviv University.
Darrin Chen has served as Mellanox's vice president of worldwide
channels since March 2014 and is responsible managing a global two-tier
distribution model for the Company. Mr. Chen brings over 20 years of
experience in the technology industry with an extensive background in
global sales channels, product marketing, communications, brand
awareness, programs, sales training and event planning. Previously, Mr.
Chen held various management roles at Qlogic in product marketing,
channel marketing and channel sales from 1999 to 2008. From 1996 to
1999, he served as a product marketing manager at Seagate (News - Alert) Technology.
From 1991 to 1996, Mr. Chen was a product manager at AST. Mr. Chen
graduated with a B.A. in Economics from University California Irvine. He
holds an MBA from Pepperdine University.
Tziporet Koren has served as Mellanox's vice president of networking
software since March 2014. Mrs. Koren brings more than 20 years of
expertise in developing and managing software products. Mrs. Koren
joined Mellanox in 2001 and has successfully led the development of
InfiniBand and Ethernet drivers across all operating systems and has
been the leader of OFED industry releases from 2006 till 2013. Prior to
Mellanox, she spent 12 years at Intel (News - Alert) in both CAD and Software
Simulation domains. Mrs. Koren received her B.Sc. (summa cum laude), and
M.S. degrees in Computer Science from the Technion - Israel Institute of
Hillel Chapman has served as senior principal engineer since March 2014.
Previously, Mr. Chapman was Mellanox's chip design principal engineer
from 2006 to 2014. From 2000 to 2006, he served as an engineer and
successfully held various chip design roles. Mr. Chapman holds a B.Sc.
and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the Technion - Israel Institute
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and
Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage.
Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by
providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data
faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability.
Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters,
switches, software, cables and silicon that accelerate application
runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets
including high performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0,
cloud, storage and financial services. More information is available at www.mellanox.com.
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