Vincent Roche is President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of Analog Devices. Mr. Roche is only the third CEO to lead the company since its founding in 1965. He began his career at ADI in 1988 and has been part of the senior management team since 2001.
Mr. Roche has held senior positions for ADI in Ireland, Massachusetts, and California, progressively gaining responsibility in product line management, strategic marketing, and business unit management roles. Mr. Roche’s first role at ADI was as a senior marketing engineer in Limerick, Ireland, where he created and managed several emerging analog businesses, generating significant revenue and positioning ADI in many new product categories. Mr. Roche was promoted to Marketing Director for ADI’s analog semiconductor division in 1994. In 1996, as Product Line Director, Mr. Roche led the company’s development of application-specific analog products for disk drive electronics. In 1998, he was named head of ADI's San Jose, California, operations, which included engineering and marketing for precision amplifiers, interface, optical, and power management technology. During this period of rapid expansion for high technology, Mr. Roche successfully deepened engagement with customers and partners throughout Silicon Valley and in 2001 was given responsibility for global sales and marketing as Vice President of Worldwide Sales. In this role he was responsible for direct customer sales, distribution, and e-commerce for all product lines, as well as corporate marketing and the company’s industry-leading web site, www.analog.com.
In 2009, Mr. Roche was named Vice President for the newly created Worldwide Sales and Strategic Market Segments Group, where he focused on integrating ADI technology into optimized solutions for industrial, automotive, and infrastructure customers, gaining share with the world’s leading electronics brands, and ensuring a clear path for all customers to engage with ADI’s world-class engineering and manufacturing operations. In this position he was also responsible for the worldwide sales organization, which represents ADI’s portfolio of ten thousand products across all markets around the world.
Mr. Roche was promoted to President of ADI in 2012, taking responsibility for all R&D, sales, marketing and business development. In May 2013, he was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer.
Mr. Roche also serves on the Board of Directors of Acacia Communications, Inc., a leading developer of high-speed coherent optical interconnect products that transform communications networks through improvements in performance and capacity and a reduction in associated costs.
Mr. Roche earned a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Limerick in Ireland.
Martin Cotter was appointed Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales in 2016. In this role, Mr. Cotter leads ADI’s sales and marketing team as they build strong, collaborative partnerships with customers and help them deliver differentiated products in the Communications, Industrial, Automotive, Healthcare, and Consumer markets.
Mr. Cotter, who joined ADI in 1986 as a design engineer, has led some of the company’s highest-growth business segments, in addition to holding a variety of roles in engineering and product line management. Mr. Cotter brings a wealth of domain expertise and experience in helping customers solve their toughest signal processing challenges. As vice president of ADI’s Communications business, Mr. Cotter worked closely with customers to understand their system level problems and guide technology development for high-speed radio solutions that enabled the worldwide deployment of 4G/LTE networks. In his most recent role as Vice President of ADI’s Internet of Things (IoT), Healthcare, and Consumer Business Units, he was responsible for the development of market-leading high dynamic range and ultra-low power signal processing technology, as well as sensors, algorithms, micro-controllers, connectivity, and power management solutions that enable embedded systems and the portability and advanced features that consumers are seeking. In particular, Mr. Cotter has been instrumental in defining ADI’s strategic direction for the evolving IoT market, as we seek to apply our expertise in signal processing, sensors, and connectivity to enable smart factories, smart buildings, advances in healthcare, and much more. Mr. Cotter’s track record in driving business growth, coupled with his engineering background and decades of experience overseeing the development of technologies, systems, and solutions, provide the foundation needed to drive an even higher level of engagement and impactful innovation that keep our customers ahead of what’s possible.
Mr. Cotter earned Bachelor of Engineering, Master of Engineering, and Master of Business Administration degrees from the University of Limerick.
John Hassett is Senior Vice President of Global Operations and Technology with responsibility for ADI’s global manufacturing and supply chain operations. Prior to this role, Mr. Hassett served as vice president of manufacturing assembly and test operations since 2000. In 1993, Mr. Hassett moved from Limerick, Ireland, where he had held a range of management positions in manufacturing engineering and operations, to Massachusetts to lead ADI’s expansion of global manufacturing operations and the integration of external contractors into the supply chain.
Mr. Hassett joined Analog Devices in 1982 after graduating from the University of Limerick where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in manufacturing engineering. Mr. Hassett also holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Limerick.
Rick Hess is Executive Vice President of Analog Devices. In this role, he is responsible for the development of core signal processing technology and system-level solutions for ADI’s Industrial, Communications, Automotive, Healthcare, and Consumer Business Groups.
Before being promoted to Executive Vice President, Mr. Hess served as Senior Vice President of ADI’s Communications and Automotive Business Groups. In that role, Mr. Hess was responsible for the Communications, Automotive, and RF and Microwave Business units, as well as product and advanced technology development in ADI’s High Speed, RF and Microwave, and Digital Signal Processing domains
Mr. Hess has served in executive leadership roles in the microwave, semiconductor, energy and manufacturing industries for more than 30 years. Before joining Analog Devices, Mr. Hess served as the CEO of Hittite Microwave Corporation and a member of Hittite's board of directors.
From 2011 to 2013, he was vice president at American Superconductor Corporation, a provider of technologies and solutions for the electrical power infrastructure industry. From 2006 to 2010, Mr. Hess was president and chief executive officer of Konarka Technologies, Inc., a developer of advanced photovoltaic cells on flexible plastic. From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Hess was president and chief executive officer of Integrated Fuel Cell Technologies, Inc., a developer of fuel cell systems. From 1989 to 2004, Mr. Hess held several positions at M/A-COM, including president from 1999 to 2004. M/A-COM was a semiconductor provider of high frequency components and systems for the wireless, defense, public safety and automotive markets. Mr. Hess had previously founded Stable Energy Sources, a manufacturer of microwave subsystems and components serving military and industrial markets. He began his career as an engineer at Westinghouse Electric.
Mr. Hess received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University.
Richard (Dick) Meaney is Senior Vice President at Analog Devices.
Mr. Meaney joined ADI in 1979 after graduating from University of Limerick in Ireland. Mr. Meaney's early design work included the development of ADI's first switched-capacitor-based data converters. He went on to hold a variety of engineering and business management positions. As Vice President of Precision Signal Processing, Mr. Meaney was responsible for overseeing precision linear and converter product development for applications ranging from airport security scanners, factory-floor robotics, automotive airbags, scientific, medical and engineering instrumentation, bar code scanners, and ultrasound equipment, to CAT scanners and semiconductor automatic test equipment. In 2009, Mr. Meaney was named Vice President of Converters at Analog Devices. In this role, Mr. Meaney oversaw product development and worldwide marketing activities for the Company's converter franchise.
In 2012, Mr. Meaney took leadership of the Products and Technology Group, focused on the acceleration of innovation in the areas of technology and product development. In 2014, he was appointed Senior Vice President of the Industrial & Healthcare Group. In this role, which he held until September 2016, Mr. Meaney was responsible for creating signal processing solutions supporting the Industrial, Healthcare, and Consumer markets.
Jean Philibert is Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Ms. Philibert joined Analog Devices as the head of Human Resources in January 2016, bringing with her a strong track record of working effectively with technology and business leaders to develop and implement talent strategies for complex, global businesses.
Prior to joining Analog Devices, Ms. Philibert served as the Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer for Kixeye, a gaming company located in Silicon Valley. Prior to her tenure at Kixeye, Ms. Philibert spent 15 years in a variety of senior HR roles at EMC, including Vice President of HR for the Data Protection and Availability Division.
Ms. Philibert holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in French and Art History from the University of Iowa and a Master of Arts degree in Industrial Relations from Loyola University.
Peter Real is Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Analog Devices. In this role, Mr. Real works closely with ADI’s business units to provide a long term technical vision for the company which drives ADI’s technology competitive advantage. He is responsible for the exploration, selection, and incubation, of new business and research opportunities while also being responsible for the development of foundation capabilities in support of current and future needs. Previously, Mr. Real held the positions of Vice President of the High Speed Products and Technology Group, Vice President of the Linear and Radio Frequency Products and Technology Group, and various IC design and engineering leadership roles. He is the holder of nine patents and has presented at many international technical conferences.
Mr. Real holds a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degree in Electronic Engineering and has worked at ADI facilities in both Ireland and the USA.
Margaret ("Marnie") Seif is Chief Legal Officer and Senior Vice President of Communications of Analog Devices.
In her position as General Counsel, Ms. Seif is responsible for all aspects of the company's legal work, including securities, M&A, governance and compliance matters, intellectual property strategy and management, and litigation.
Prior to joining Analog Devices, Ms. Seif was Vice President and General Counsel of RSA Security, a leading provider of network security and data encryption products headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts, and publicly traded on the NASDAQ exchange.
In addition to her practice, Ms. Seif has participated in many continuing education programs for PLI, MCLE and others. She is a member of DirectWomen, an organization focused on identifying qualified female board candidates.
Ms. Seif is a graduate of Brown University and the University of Michigan Law School.
Eileen Wynne is Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer (CAO) of Analog Devices. In this role, Ms. Wynne reports to the chief financial officer and has responsibility for the Company’s global accounting operations, including regulatory reporting, accounting and transaction processing, internal control, financial management planning and reporting, and internal audit.
Ms. Wynne joined ADI in 1999 as external reporting manager. In 2004 she was promoted to assistant corporate controller and she has served as corporate controller since 2011. Prior to joining ADI, Ms. Wynne held various positions in private and public accounting, including audit manager for the global audit, tax, and advisory firm Grant Thornton.
Ms. Wynne is a licensed certified public accountant. She holds a Master of Science degree in Accountancy from the Bentley University Elkin B. McCallum Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Financial Economics from Saint Anselm College.
David Zinsner is Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Analog Devices. In this role, Mr. Zinsner is responsible for leading the worldwide finance organization and overseeing finance, mergers and acquisitions, tax, treasury, internal audit, investor relations, and information technology.
Prior to joining Analog Devices in 2009, Mr. Zinsner was employed with Intersil Corporation where he served as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Prior to his promotion to CFO, he was corporate controller and treasurer. During his nine-year tenure at Intersil, Mr. Zinsner held various positions of increasing responsibility spanning the areas of accounting, finance, investor relations and treasury, as well as strategic planning, corporate M&A, and information technology.
Earlier in his career, he was employed in international finance and treasury management positions at Harris Corporation, MCI Communications, and Mellon Bank Corporation.
Mr. Zinsner earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University, and a Master of Business Administration degree from the Owen Graduate School of Management at Vanderbilt University.