• 20 Most Promising Semiconductor Companies - 2019

    The semiconductor realm has undoubtedly made great strides in injecting high computational capacity into microchips and is largely responsible for the manufacture of gadgets with incredible processing power. Come 2025, and the world will witness the installation of more than 70 Billion IoT devices, a milestone that will testify the contribution of this industry in ensuring better connectivity. However, the great strides aside, the semiconductor realm is marred by several challenges that demand an immediate resolve. The rise in the number of competitors over the years, which has also mounted the pressure among semiconductor firms to engineer products that redefine innovation, is one of the greatest tasks among all. In addition, effective cost management even while striving for unique design is quintessential in the current climate for organizations to steer ahead.
Company Logo Company Name Company Management Company Description
BlackPepper Technologies Jei Narayanan, COO, Manoj Sundareswaran, EVP-Delivery and Hari Puravankara, Founder & CEO BlackPepper Technologies is a full fledged silicon and system player providing differentiated product engineering capabilities for global semiconductor & system companies
DXCorr Design Nirmalya Ghosh, CEO DXCorr provides the industry's leading edge physical IP solutions, available in 40nm, 28nm and 16/14nm process nodes, for a wide range of SoC designs used across a broad spectrum of performance oriented power optimized applications
Micron Technology Sanjay Mehrotra, President & CEO Micron is a world leader in innovative memory solutions that delivers memory and storage systems for a broad range of applications while sparking countless possibilities in technology
Sierra Circuits Amit Bahl, Director of Marketing & Sales and Ken Bahl, CEO Sierra Circuits specialized in PCB manufacturing and assembly and High- Density Interconnect technology
VeriKwest Systems Loganath Ramachandran, Director, Champaka Ramachandran, CEO and Raj Mitra, VP, CISMA Consultants VeriKwest Systems Inc was founded in 2011, with the main vision of helping customers build custom CAD solutions focused on SOC integration and Verification
Applied Materials Gary E. Dickerson, President & CEO Specializes in materials engineering solutions used for producing new chips and advanced displays
Broadcom Hock E. Tan, President & CEO Specializes in designing, developing, and supplying semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions
Cactus Semiconductor James McDonald, President & Co-founder Cactus Semiconductor, a full-service provider of low-power, mixed-signal application-specific integrated circuits (ASICs) specializing in miniaturized portable and implantable medical devices
Cadence Anirudh Devgan, President Cadence design systems, listed as one of Fortune Magazine's 100 Best Companies to Work For, develops electronic design automation (EDA), software, hardware, and silicon intellectual property (IP)
Genesic Semiconductor Ranbir Singh, President & Founder GeneSiC technology enables companies in conserving energy using a wide array of high power systems. The company helps client's electronic components run cooler, faster, and more economically
Gigacom SemiConductors Venkata Simhadri, President & CEO Gigacom Semiconductor is a Semiconductor Analog/ Mixed Signal IP company with a primary focus on high speed serial Interfaces. The company provides a one stop solution for custom/ standard based interfaces along with Link Layers and integrating the IP into complex SOCs
Infineon Dr. Reinhard Ploss, CEO Infineon Technologies focuses on the three central challenges facing modern society Energy Efficiency, Communications and Security and offers semiconductors, microcontrollers, LED drivers, sensors and Automotive & Power Management Ics
Intel Corporation Robert H. Swan, CEO Intel designs, manufactures, and sells integrated digital technology platforms worldwide. Its platforms are used in devices like notebooks, desktops, servers, smartphones, and in many wireless and wired connectivity devices
Invensense Behrooz Abdi, General Manager InvenSense, a TDK Group company, is a leading provider of microelectromechanical system (MEMS) sensor platforms found in mobile, wearables, smart Homes, industrial, and automotive products
KLA Tencor Richard P. Wallace, CEO Renders a chain of standalone cluster inspection and metrology systems to streamline various applications in the semiconductor packaging domain
MaxLinear Kishore Seendripu, CEO Delivers high-performance broadband and networking semiconductors
Qualcomm Steve Mollenkopf, CEO Designs, manufactures, and markets digital wireless telecommunications products and services
Real Intent Prakash Narain, President & CEO Renders EDA software to accelerate Early Functional Verification and Advanced Sign-off of electronic designs
Sasic Technologies Anand Kola, Director SASIC Technologies Private Limited is a premier semiconductor engineering services and solutions provider that blends technology, creativity to help customers transform ideas into world-class products
Synopsys Dr. Aart de Geus, Chairman & CEO A silicon to Software partner for companies that develop electronic products and software applications