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SiFive Welcomes Former Tesla Executive To Lead Global Growth Strategy

By October 2, 2018May 12th, 2021No Comments

SiFive, the leading provider of commercial RISC-V processor IP, today announced the appointment of Keith Witek as Senior Vice President of Corporate Development and General Counsel.
“SiFive is creating and driving new technologies and business models to ensure that everyone has affordable access to RISC-V component and system development capabilities,” said Witek. “I’m excited to be a part of this team, as we continue to collaborate extensively across a wide range of technology partners, market segments, and geographies.”
Keith brings 30 years of technology, strategy, legal, operations, and business experience to SiFive. He holds more than 30 patents in semiconductor and related technologies, and has worked on or led notable projects including: the formation and execution of Tesla’s custom development ecosystem for autopilot solutions, auto communications systems, and other Tesla strategic programs; the ATI and Global Foundries M&A transactions for AMD; and the transfer of technology into joint partnerships and ventures in China, Russia, and other countries. During his time at Motorola, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich and Rosati, AMD, and Tesla, Witek led legal, business development, corporate development, engineering, and strategy teams to drive multi-national, strategic programs.
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