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Tyson Tuttle, President and Chief Executive Officer

Tyson Tuttle serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Silicon Labs. Mr. Tuttle served as Silicon Labs’ Chief Operating Officer and Senior Vice President from May 2011 to April 2012, Chief Technical Officer from 2010 to 2011, and Vice President and General Manager of Broadcast products from 2005 to 2009. Mr. Tuttle joined Silicon Labs in 1997 as a senior design engineer working on the company’s first breakthrough product, which achieved market share leadership in PC modems and enabled the company to go public in 2000. Tyson subsequently led the marketing effort behind Silicon Labs’ first CMOS RF transceiver products for mobile handsets, spearheaded the development and market success of the company’s radio and TV tuner ICs, and served as Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operating Officer before being named CEO in 2012. Under Tyson’s leadership, Silicon Labs has received recognition for its strong company culture and vision to successfully develop technologies which improve lives and transform industries. He spearheaded the company’s focus on the Internet of Things (IoT), leveraging its wireless and integration expertise become to one of the industry’s most respected IoT market leaders. Tyson has more than 25 years of semiconductor experience with industry leaders like Broadcom and Cirrus Logic / Crystal Semiconductor and holds more than 70 patents in RF and mixed-signal IC design. Tyson received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Johns Hopkins University and the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from UCLA. He serves on the board of the Global Semiconductor Alliance, the Semiconductor Industry Association, and on the advisory board for the Johns Hopkins Whiting School of Engineering, and is a respected leader in the Austin community, serving on the board for KLRU-TV, home of PBS and Austin City Limits.