SUNNYVALE, CA and YOKNEAM, ISRAEL – July 15, 2014 – Mellanox® Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for servers and storage systems, today announced the promotion of Chris Shea to vice president of business development. Mr. Shea will continue to report to Amir Prescher, Mellanox’s senior vice president of business development.
“I am very pleased to promote Chris Shea to vice president of business development. Chris has been instrumental in driving the momentum and the accelerated adoption of our interconnect solutions into the Web 2 and cloud markets,” said Eyal Waldman, president and CEO of Mellanox Technologies. “I look forward to his continued leadership to further Mellanox’s penetration into new and existing markets, and to build and strengthen our relationships with key end-customers around the world. I wish Chris success in his new extended role.”
Chris Shea joined Mellanox in October 2009, focusing on developing business relationships with strategic customers in the Web 2 and cloud markets. Mr. Shea brings over 20 years of experience in the technology industry with an extensive background in sales, marketing, analytical and international roles. Previously, Mr. Shea held various management roles at Rackable Systems (now SGI), Dell and EMC. Mr. Shea graduated with a B.A. in Business Administration from Texas State University. He also holds an MBA from Baylor University.
Mellanox Technologies is a leading supplier of end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions and services for servers and storage. Mellanox interconnect solutions increase data center efficiency by providing the highest throughput and lowest latency, delivering data faster to applications and unlocking system performance capability. Mellanox offers a choice of fast interconnect products: adapters, switches, software, cables and silicon that accelerate application runtime and maximize business results for a wide range of markets including high-performance computing, enterprise data centers, Web 2.0, cloud, storage and financial services. More information is available at www.mellanox.com.