Cypress names Hassane El-Khoury as CEO
Before joining Cypress in 2007, Mr. El-Khoury served in various roles with Continental Automotive Systems in the U.S., Germany and Japan.
Prior to Continental, he earned his bachelor’s of science degree in electrical engineering (BSEE) from Lawrence Technological University in Michigan and his master’s degree in engineering management from Michigan’s Oakland University.
Ray Bingham’s current role as chairman of the board has been expanded to executive chairman.
Mr. Bingham served as the non-executive chairman of Cypress’s Board of Directors from its merger with Spansion in March 2015 to the present.
He serves on the boards of high-tech companies including Oracle Corporation, he is the chairman of the board of Flex (formerly Flextronics), and he has served as the managing director of General Atlantic LLC, a technology-focused global private investment firm with offices in Silicon Valley.
From 1993-2005, Mr.Bingham served in leadership positions with Cadence Design Systems, Inc., including president and chief executive officer and executive chairman.
Concurrent with these changes, as planned, former Cypress CEO T.J. Rodgers has resigned from Cypress and the Cypress board. ■