Management

Behrooz Abdi

President And CEO

Abdi, a member of InvenSense’s board of directors since June 2011, was appointed President and CEO in October 2012. Most recently, he served as Executive Vice President and General Manager of NetLogic Microsystems, Inc., a leader in intelligent semiconductor solutions for the Internet. Before this, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of RMI Corporation (also known as Raza Microelectronics Inc.), a fabless semiconductor company, from November 2007 to October 2009. He served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of CDMA Technologies (QCT) at Qualcomm, Inc., a provider of wireless technology and services, from March 2004 to November 2007. Prior to joining Qualcomm, he held leadership and engineering positions at Motorola, Inc. where he served as Vice President and General Manager for Motorola’s radio products division, in charge of RF and mixed-signal ICs for the wireless mobile market. He currently is a director at Tabula, Inc. and Exar Corporation.

Abdi holds a BSEE from Montana State University and an MSEE from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Leon Bezdikian

Vice President – Human Resources

Leon Bezdikian brings to InvenSense over 30 years of HR leadership from multinational high-tech companies, including SanDisk, Virage Logic, T-Ram, SiBeam, and most recently Inphi. His experience includes running HR departments for high-growth companies with revenues ranging from $160M to $1B, and also running his own HR consulting business. Bezdikian specializes in executive coaching, management training, organizational development, talent acquisition and team building. Beyond serving as an HR professional in the private sector, Bezdikian has taught a number of HR courses at University of California, Santa Cruz Extension.

Bezdikian holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of California, Davis, and has completed the coursework for a Master of Arts in Theology from Santa Clara University.

Mark Dentinger

Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Mark Dentinger joined us in 2014 as our Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.  Prior to joining us, Mr. Dentinger served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of KLA-Tencor Corporation from September 2008 to August 2013. Prior to joining KLA-Tencor, from February 2005 to April 2008, Mr. Dentinger served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for BEA Systems, Inc., until the company was acquired by Oracle Corporation. Mr. Dentinger was with BEA Systems for a total of nine years, during which he held various senior financial and managerial roles within the company. Prior to joining BEA Systems, Mr. Dentinger served in various financial management positions at Compaq Computer Corporation (now Hewlett-Packard) for six years, culminating in his appointment as Director of Finance, High Performance Systems Manufacturing in 1996.

Mr. Dentinger received his bachelor’s degree in economics from St. Mary’s College of California and his M.B.A. in finance from the University of California at Berkeley.

Daniel Goehl

Vice President – Worldwide Sales

Daniel Goehl joined InvenSense in 2004 as the company’s Director of Business Development and became its Vice President of Sales in March 2007. Prior to joining InvenSense, Goehl held senior management positions and led sales and business development initiatives at start-up companies in semiconductor and wireless technology markets such as Nazomi Communications, CSI Wireless, Meridian Wireless and Omni Telecommunications.

Goehl has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Illinois and attended Kansai Gaidai University in Osaka, Japan for International Business and Japanese language studies.

Stephen Lloyd

Vice President – Engineering and New Product Development

Stephen Lloyd has been our Vice President of Engineering and New Product Development since December 2008. Prior to joining us, he worked at several semiconductor companies, including service from 2004 to 2008 at Beceem Communications, first as Vice President of Engineering for RF Microelectronics and later as Executive Vice President of Engineering. From 2002 to 2004, he served as Executive Director of RF IC Design for Skyworks Solutions, and from 1997 to 2002, he served as an Executive Director of Conexant Systems.

Mr. Lloyd received his B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.

Mo Maghsoudnia

Vice President – Technology and Worldwide Manufacturing

Mo Maghsoudnia serves as our Vice President of Technology and Worldwide Manufacturing. Prior to InvenSense, he was the Vice President of Worldwide Manufacturing at NetLogic Microsystems where he was responsible for all worldwide operations including process technology, packaging, corporate quality and supply chain management. At NetLogic, Maghsoudnia successfully managed the manufacturing operations of the company from a single product line to a highly diversified product portfolio. Prior to NetLogic Microsystems, Maghsoudnia spent 15 years at Analog Devices where he was responsible for the management of wafer fabrication and technology.

Maghsoudnia holds a Master of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Microelectronic Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology. He holds three U.S. patents and has co-authored various technical papers.

Eitan Medina

Vice President – Marketing and Product Management

Eitan Medina joined InvenSense in March 2015 and serves as the Vice President of Marketing and Product Management.

Eitan brings over 20 years of experience in driving complex System on Chip product definition, architecture and overall management of hardware and software R&D, as well as collaborating closely with field/sales and also working directly with customer OEM executive decision makers and integration teams. Eitan began his career with DEC, followed by Galileo where he was CTO and VP Product Definition. After the acquisition of Galileo by Marvell Semiconductor, he led the development of the company’s cellular modem and communications processors. After Marvell, he joined Cavium, and subsequently Audience, where he was most recently the VP of Engineering.

Eitan received his B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel.

Amir Panush

Vice President – Corporate Development

Amir Panush serves as InvenSense’s Vice President Corporate Development, helping drive the company’s strategic vision and assessing new opportunities, acquisitions and strategic business initiatives. Amir joined InvenSense in 2015 from Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) where he served as Senior Director Product Management and Business development of Qualcomm IoE/IoT Client business. Prior to that, he was Director of Automotive Product Management of Qualcomm Atheros division where he grew the business from inception to widespread adoption by tier 1 automotive customers. Prior to Qualcomm, Amir led strategic marketing and partnerships at Atheros Communications. His earlier industry roles spanned software engineering and project management leadership at Texas Instruments and Comsys Mobile (acquired by Intel)

Amir holds a Master of Business Administration from Haas Business School, University of California at Berkeley and a bachelor’s degree, Cum Laude, in Computer Science from Technion Institute of Technology in Israel.

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