MaxLinear Announces the Appointment of Michael Bollesen as its Vice President of Worldwide Sales

  • Michael Bollesen brings extensive industry experience having previously served in the roles of President, Cypress China, and the Vice President of Asia-Pacific Sales for Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE: MXL), a leading provider of radio frequency (RF), analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for the connected home, wired and wireless communications infrastructure, and industrial and multimarket applications, today announced that Mr. Michael Bollesen has been appointed as its Vice President of Worldwide Sales, reporting to Dr. Kishore Seendripu, CEO of MaxLinear.

“I am excited to join MaxLinear and its outstanding management team. The company is at a critical juncture in its young history as it transforms into a large communications networking technology company. MaxLinear has an established track record of product and technology innovation and I am eager to contribute to building and expanding its business,” Bollesen said.

Michael Bollesen brings a proven track record in leading and expanding global sales over a career spanning more than 20 years, primarily at Cypress Semiconductor Corporation. He has most recently served as the President of Cypress China, which was preceded by his roles as Vice President of Sales for Asia-Pacific region, General Manager of the Cypress China business unit, President of Cypress Japan, Vice-President of Sales Japan, Director of Datacom Applications, and Director of Marketing.

“I am excited to have Mike join us as our Vice President of Worldwide Sales. Mike’s breadth and depth of leadership experience in sales, marketing, business development and general management roles will prove to be incredibly valuable for us as we continue to scale globally and transform the diversity of our business,” commented Dr. Kishore Seendripu, Chairman and CEO of MaxLinear.

About MaxLinear, Inc.

MaxLinear, Inc. (NYSE:MXL), a leading provider of radio frequency (RF), analog and mixed-signal integrated circuits for the connected home, wired and wireless infrastructure, and industrial and multimarket applications. MaxLinear is headquartered in Carlsbad, California. For more information, please visit

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