Chief Executive Officer and Chair of the Board of Directors
As Chief Executive Officer and Chair of the Board of Directors, Vincent Roche leads Analog Devices Inc. (ADI), a leading high-performance semiconductor supplier, to deliver unmatched intelligent edge solutions to several of humanity’s most pressing challenges in areas such as communications, advanced manufacturing, healthcare, sustainable energy, consumer, and transportation. Mr. Roche has extended the company’s prominence in the high-performance analog sector through an unyielding commitment to applied innovation, customer centricity, and operational excellence.
Mr. Roche is the third CEO and second Board Chair to lead the company since its founding in 1965. He began his career at ADI in 1988, progressively gaining responsibility over his tenure. Mr. Roche was promoted to President of ADI in 2012, appointed CEO in 2013, and elected Chair in 2022. During Mr. Roche’s tenure as CEO, the Company’s total shareholder return is 300% (vs. S&P 500 of 190%, or >1.5x the S&P 500 over that time as of October 28, 2022).
Mr. Roche serves on the boards of the Semiconductor Industry Association, the MIT Presidential CEO Advisory Board, and is a member of the Massachusetts High Tech Leadership Council. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electronic Systems and an honorary Doctor of Science (Eng.) from the University of Limerick in Ireland.