India SemiconductorAssociation (ISA), has announced that PVG Menon is to be their new President. In this role, Mr. Menonwould be responsible for overseeing the operations of ISA and will work as amember of its Executive Council on strategic issues related to the growth of the semiconductor and the electronics industry in India.
Earlier, Menon was the President & CEO VANN Consulting Pvt. Ltd. and has over 24 years of experience in the development, marketing and management of technology. Prior to this, he has worked with Philips (now known as NXP Semiconductors) and Analog Devices, Siemens Information Systems Ltd. and CMC Ltd. He has also been associated with two start-ups. Mr. Menon has also served on the Executive Council of the Advanced Computing and Communications Society of India (ACCS).
"ISA strongly supports the goal to make electronics a national mission in our country and our search for the new President was focused on ensuring we have the right leadership to achieve that target and all our other goals in the ESDM sector. We welcome Mr. Menon on board andwish him the best as he assumes this important mantle," said Dr. Pradip K.Dutta, Chairman, ISA and Corporate VP & MD, Synopsys (India) Pvt. Ltd. Aug 8 2011