18 October 2016, India :
Cyient, a global provider of engineering, manufacturing, networks and operations services and analytics solutions; today announced the appointment of Mr. Suman Narayan as the Sr. Vice President and Head for the Semiconductor Business Unit for Cyient.
He has over two decades of experience in the semiconductor industry and has served in various leadership roles at ON Semiconductor (previously Fairchild Semiconductor) and Texas Instruments. Mr. Narayan will be responsible for shaping and leading Cyient’s semiconductor business, while refining, owning and executing a strategic roadmap that will support the company’s ambitious growth plans to 2020.
Mr. Suman Narayan, Senior Vice President and Semiconductor Business Unit Head said “It is an exciting and challenging time for the semiconductor industry that finds itself at a crossroads, where not only does every R&D, dollar needs to be converted into revenue more efficiently than the previous year but also needs to drive technological innovation at a faster pace to sustain growth. Cyient’s S3 Strategy around Services, Systems and Solutions is uniquely aligned to help fulfil client challenges in this industry and I look forward to working with our global teams to bring our leading-edge transformative and innovative solutions to serve our customers needs”.
Mr. Krishna Bodanapu, Managing Director and CEO, Cyient said, “We are really excited about Suman joining Cyient. He brings a provencommercial track record and a wealth of semiconductor domain experience that will complement and strengthen our existing strategy.“
Mr. Narayan holds a degree in electrical engineering from PSG College of Technology, India, a dual master’s degree in engineering from Iowa State University and an MBA from University of Texas at Austin.