Elie's Biography :
Elie Ayache manages Silicon Labs’ high-volume clock IC business. Offering more than 20 years of experience in the timing industry, Mr. Ayache joined Silicon Labs in 2011 following the company’s acquisition of SpectraLinear where he oversaw SpectraLinear’s marketing and computation clock business. Previously, he was the marketing director of the computation clock business Unit at Cypress Semiconductor. Before joining Cypress, he served as director of marketing and applications engineering at IMI where he pioneered numerous launches of innovative products. Mr. Ayache also spent several years in the area of mixed-signal ASIC design where he patented the linear frequency shift doze mode for green applications as well as the power-up bidirectional I/O, which are still widely used in the industry today. Mr. Ayache a BSEE degree from Santa Clara University.