Norwood, MA (10/29/2009) - Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI), a global leader in high-performance semiconductors for signal processing applications, today announced the appointment of three new vice presidents. The promotions are part of the company’s recent decision to form two new business groups, the Core Products and Technologies (CPT) group, dedicated to delivering the products and technologies engineers need to solve today’s complex design challenges, and the Strategic Market Segments (SMS) group, focused on applying these technologies to target markets where system-level signal processing innovation enables a competitive advantage.
ADI promoted Michael Britchfield to vice president for the Industrial and Instrumentation group and Patrick O’Doherty to vice president for the Healthcare group. Both will report to company officer Vincent Roche, who has taken on an expanded role as head of the new SMS group, in addition to retaining his existing role as vice president of Worldwide Sales.
Additionally, David Robertson has been promoted to vice president of Analog Technology, reporting to company officers Sam Fuller, chief technology officer, and Vice President Robbie McAdam, who leads the new CPT group. The CPT group integrates resources from across ADI into an organization focused on ensuring leadership in ADI’s data converter, amplifier, RF (radio frequency), power, DSP (digital signal processing), and MEMS (micro-electromechanical systems) product and technology portfolios.
Innovation, performance, and excellence are the cultural pillars on which Analog Devices has built one of the longest standing, highest growth companies within the technology sector. Acknowledged industry-wide as the world leader in data conversion and signal conditioning technology, Analog Devices serves over 60,000 customers, representing virtually all types of electronic equipment. Analog Devices is headquartered in Norwood, Massachusetts, with design and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. Analog Devices is included in the S&P 500 Index.
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