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Enpirion Expands Executive Team to Drive its Leadership in Enterprise Server Power Market

Enpirion, the leader of integrated power IC solutions, has added two executives to lead sales and marketing initiatives building upon the company’s growing market share within the global enterprise market segment. Enpirion’s enterprise power management portfolio combines highly efficient power conversion with best in class power density while achieving uncompromised enterprise quality and reliability. Enpirion’s power system quality initiatives are critical to improving reliability of high availability equipment. Joining the Enpirion executive team are Dave Fionda, Vice President, Enterprise OEM Sales, and Benoit Herve, Vice President, Strategy and Marketing.

“We are very pleased to welcome Dave and Benoit to the Enpirion team,” said Ashraf Lotfi, Founder and CEO of Enpirion. “With a world-class leadership team in place, we are well on our way to fulfilling our strategy of delivering compelling, high quality next generation server power products to the leading OEMs in the high performance enterprise market.”

Dave Fionda, Vice President, Enterprise OEM Sales

Dave brings over 25 years of successful strategic sales management in the semiconductor industry, most recently as Corporate Vice President of Strategic Sales at Advanced Micro Devices. During his 20-year tenure with AMD, Dave had strategic sales responsibility for Fortune 500 companies like Hewlett-Packard, Dell, IBM, Cisco, and Apple. Before that, Dave held sales positions at National Semiconductor and Motorola Semiconductor Products. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the Kansas State University and an MBA from the University of South Carolina.

Benoit Herve, Vice President Strategy and Marketing

With more than 18 years in the power IC industry, Benoit has a proven track record in defining and launching new silicon and package platforms for the networking, computing and enterprise markets. Prior to joining Enpirion, Benoit held various managerial posts as Vice President of Marketing and Director of Business Development at Powervation, Zilker Labs, now part of Intersil, ON Semiconductor and Motorola’s Power Products Division in France. Benoit holds a Bachelor of Science degree in control systems from the University of Rennes, France, and a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering from the ESIEE (L’école Supérieure d'Ingénieurs en Electrotechnique et Electronique) in Paris, France.

About Enpirion

Enpirion is the leader of integrated power IC solutions driving the miniaturization of DC-DC power systems. Enpirion’s products are leading the discrete-to-integrated transition in the multi-billion dollar power IC market. Its integrated power IC solutions simplify design complexity while addressing the space constraints and efficiency needs faced by designers of enterprise, telecom, storage, industrial and embedded applications. In engineering complete power-systems-on-a-chip (PowerSoC), Enpirion is the only semiconductor company that owns all key enabling power technologies: high-frequency MOSFETs, magnetics and advanced packaging. Enpirion’s extensive portfolio of DC-DC converter PowerSoCs with integrated inductors enable the industry’s smallest solution footprints and are recognized for their high efficiency, low noise, exceptional thermal performance, high reliability and ease of use. Unlike discrete power products, Enpirion’s turnkey solutions give designers complete power systems that are fully simulated, characterized, validated and production qualified. For more information about Enpirion, please visit www.enpirion.com.

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