News from: Elixent
Edited by: Electronicstalk Editorial Team on 10 January 2002
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Elixent has appointed Kevin Christensen as director of North America business development.
This appointment is part of Elixent's investment to establish the company in the US reconfigurable signal processing market.
Christensen will be responsible for acquiring and managing new customers and establishing strategic partnerships in the USA.
The US is one of Elixent's key markets and Christensen's appointment is in preparation for the launch of Elixent's first product in the first half of 2002.
Christensen brings extensive experience from Motorola, Conexant and Endpoints at vice-president and director level, where he was responsible for developing and leading business strategy, strategic partnerships, and product marketing.
He was also responsible for developing the strategy and partnership between Motorola and Kodak for joint development of CMOS sensors, a partnership that is ongoing five years later.
He also developed the strategy and performed due diligence for Conexant's $43 million acquisition of Sierra Imaging.