28 Apr '16, 5pm

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MADISON, Wis.—Cypress Semiconductor Corp.’s CEO T.J. Rodgers will this week retire from the top position he held at the company he founded 34 years ago. T.J. Rodgers Cypress said it is launching a CEO search to replace Rodgers. In the interim, four current Cypress executive vice presidents will compose an Office of the CEO to manage the company’s daily operational activities. The group consists of Hassane El-Khoury (EVP, Programmable Systems Division), Dana Nazarian (EVP, Memory Products Division), Joe Rauschmayer (EVP, Manufacturing) and Thad Trent (CFO). Rodgers, one of the most outspoken libertarian CEOs in Silicon Valley, was known for his “tell-it-like-it-is” straight talk long before this sort of communication style attained a measure of popularity in the current presidential election cycle. Rodgers, who turned 68 in March, isn’t leaving Cypress. He will remain on th...

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