Board Director Dan Artusi at Atheros

Placement Announcement

About Dan

Dan has served as an Atheros director since July 2008. Dan, who has more than 30 years of experience in the semiconductor and communications industries, most recently served as president, CEO and board member of Conexant Systems, Inc.

Previously, he was chairman and CEO of Coldwatt, Inc. He has also served as president, CEO and director of Silicon Laboratories, and spent more than 20 years in various senior management roles at Motorola Semiconductor. Dan currently serves as a board member of Qspeed Semiconductor.

He attended the Instituto Tecnologico in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Dan Artusi, Board Director

October, 2005. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Dan Artusi has been named to the Atheros Board of Directors.

About Atheros

Qualcomm Atheros is a global leader in innovative technologies for wireless and wired communications.

Qualcomm Atheros combines its wireless and networking systems expertise with high-performance radio frequency (RF), mixed signal and digital semiconductor design skills to provide highly integrated chipsets that are manufactured on low-cost, standard complementary metal-oxide semiconductor (CMOS) processes.

Qualcomm Atheros technology is used by a broad base of leading customers, including personal computer, networking equipment and consumer device manufacturers.

Placement Update

With the acquisition of Atheros by Qualcomm in May, 2011, Dan left the board after 6 years of service.