Steve Sanghi

President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board
 Microchip Technology Inc.
Steve Sanghi has been the President of Microchip Technology since 1990, CEO since 1991 and the Chairman of the Board of Directors since 1993. Sanghi is a member of the Board of Directors, Xyratex Ltd., a member of the national Board of Directors of FIRST® Robotics and a member of the Board of Trustees, Kettering University.

Sanghi’s previous assignments were at Waferscale Integration Inc., where he was Vice President, Operations, and at Intel Corporation, where he held several management and engineering positions.

In 2010, the Wall Street Journal ranked Sanghi second among the top 28 long-serving CEOs of the S&P 500, EE Times named him the Executive of the Year and the Phoenix Business Journal featured him in the Most Admired CEOs list. In 1995, he received the Arizona Entrepreneur of the Year Award. With Sanghi at the helm, Microchip has also received many industry honors.

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