Bengaluru: India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA), on Monday announced the appointment of K Krishna Moorthy, an electronics industry legendary, as the President and Chief Executive Officer. IESA is the leading industry body representing major electronics and semiconductor companies in India including ''numerous'' Multinational Corporations ( MNCs).,
Krishna Moorthy is a highly accomplished technologist and management professional with a career spanning over 40 yearss of global experience in systems, semiconductors, and IP products in diverse domains, an IESA statement said. Moorthy has been associated with Rambus India as the Corporate Vice President and Managing Director. He has also led the National Semiconductor India Design centre as a Managing Director and was instrumental in the growth of these MNCs in India, it said.
Moorthy has held key positions in Research and Development (R&D) in Bharat Electronics Ltd and is an acknowledged expert in agile and secure defence communication systems, it was stated.