) recently appointed Maxime Bouvat-Merlin as the new Vice
President, Worldwide Engineering. The primary responsibility of
Bouvat-Merlin will be to direct and supervise the company's
global engineering activities.
Bouvat-Merlin has considerable experience in the wired and
wireless communications domains of semiconductor solutions. He
was previously working as Director, Product Management &
Technology Roadmaps with a subsidiary of Qualcomm Technologies,
Inc. Qualcomm is a leading provider of wireless and wired
technologies for the mobile, networking, computing and consumer
QuickLogic believes that Bouvat-Merlin is ideal for the new
post, given his extensive knowledge and skill in executing
operations. Moreover, the company believes that Bouvat-Merlin's
vast experience will facilitate the company to effectively
deliver system level solutions in the mobile market.
Additionally, QuickLogic expects Bouvat-Merlin's skill in
establishing and leading engineering teams to enable the company
to sustain the next wave of its Customer Specific Standard
Products (CSSP) business model, technology direction and Tier 1
QuickLogic invents and offers customer-friendly software
solutions to mobile and portable electronics Original Equipment
Manufacturers (OEMs) and Original Design Manufacturers (ODMs).
CSSPs allow manufacturers to produce customized products that can
be launched quickly and have a wider market presence.
QuickLogic currently carries a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell).
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