MRO Magazine

Flex Logix Appoints Andy Jaros as VP Sales


January 5, 2016
By Business Wire News

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.

Flex Logix Technologies, Inc., innovative developer of patented FPGA-in-SoC technology, announced today that Andy Jaros has joined the company as Vice President of Sales. Reporting to Flex Logix CEO Geoff Tate, Andy will be responsible for all global sales activities. Andy’s experience and knowledge of complex digital Semiconductor IP will be very valuable in supporting Flex Logix’ growing customer base.

Andy has over 20 years of increasingly responsible experience in sales and sales management for semiconductors and semiconductor IP. Andy started at Motorola becoming Account Sales Manager for Apple, Sun and SGI. He then moved to ARM as Director of Strategic Accounts and, later, joined ARC as VP Sales, North America. After Virage acquired ARC Andy was promoted to VP Global Accounts to lead worldwide sales for the newly merged company. When Synopsys acquired Virage, Andy was interim VP Worldwide Sales for Virage/ARC, transitioning to Director of Product Solution Sales coordinating all ARC sales activities for Synopsys in North America. Andy holds a BS Chemical Engineering from Arizona State University.

“We are honored to have someone with Andy’s experience and relationships join Flex Logix to help drive our customer support and expansion plans,” said Geoff Tate, CEO. “Andy’s experience in selling complex digital Semiconductor IP to large and small accounts worldwide, and his extensive relationships, will be very valuable to our customers and Flex Logix.”

In less than two years, Flex Logix has rapidly achieved several key milestones: the company successfully commercialized key FPGA technologies that were first presented in an award-winning paper at the semiconductor industry’s annual ISSCC conference; announced initial availability of its key EFLX™ embedded FPGA core product line, including specialized DSP and Block RAM cores; engaged initial customers in integration of EFLX embedded RTL using the EFLX Compiler; successfully completed a series A venture funding round; and hired a VP Silicon Engineering with extensive design and management experience. The appointment of a proven and experienced VP Sales is another key milestone on the company’s accelerated development track.

About Flex Logix Technologies, Inc.

Flex Logix, founded in March 2014, provides solutions for reconfigurable RTL in chip and system designs. The company’s technology platform delivers significant customer benefits by dramatically reducing design and manufacturing risks, accelerating technology roadmaps, and bringing greater flexibility to customer’s hardware. Flex Logix recently secured $7.4 million of venture backed capital. It is headquartered in Mountain View California and has sales rep offices in China, Europe, Israel, Taiwan and Texas. More information can be obtained at http://www.flex-logix.com.

Media Contact:
for Flex Logix
Spencer Horowitz, +1 408-832-9616
email@spencerhorowitz.com