SUNNYVALE, CA. and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – March 20, 2013 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX; TASE: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced the promotion of Benny Koren to vice president of architecture and Gideon Rosenberg to vice president, Israeli legal affairs. Mr. Koren will report to Michael Kagan, CTO, and Mr. Rosenberg will report to Matthew Gloss, general counsel.
“I am very pleased to appoint Benny and Gideon to vice president. They have been tremendous assets to Mellanox over the past years. Their dedication and contribution to the company has enabled us to bring advanced high-performance solutions to the market and further Mellanox’s traditions for integrity and strong corporate governance,” said Eyal Waldman, president, CEO and chairman of the board of Mellanox Technologies. “We look forward to their continued contributions and leadership under their new executive roles. I wish Benny and Gideon success in their new roles.”
Benny Koren re-joined Mellanox in 2010 and is responsible for Mellanox’s switch silicon, firmware, software and system architecture. Previously, Mr. Koren was vice president of architecture at Kaminario from 2008 to 2010. From 2000 to 2008, Mr. Koren was a lead architect at Mellanox Technologies. From 1998 to 2000, he was a chip design engineer at Oren Semiconductors, now part of Zoran Microelectronics. Mr. Koren graduated Cum Laude with a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
Gideon Rosenberg joined Mellanox in 2010 and is responsible for Mellanox’s Israeli, EMEA, and Asia legal affairs and corporate governance. Previously, Mr. Rosenberg was chief counsel, sales west, central, community and practice partner at McKesson Technologies. From 2004 until joining Mellanox, Mr. Rosenberg was general counsel and company secretary of McKesson Israel Ltd. (formerly Medcon Ltd.). From 2003 to 2004, Mr. Rosenberg was a lawyer at Bank Leumi le-Israel B.M. From 2000 to 2002, he was an associate at Haim Samet, Steinmetz, Haring & Co. Mr. Rosenberg graduated with an LL.B from the University College London.
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