Prior to joining Atheros, Ed was Director, Global Learning at Xilinx and prior to Xilinx was VP of Human Resources at Pixar Animation Studios for six years. Prior to Pixar Ed’s roles have included international human resource roles at leading Silicon Valley firms such as Tandem Computers, Intuit and Silicon Graphics.
He has a degree Business Administration from San Jose State University.
Edward Martin, VP Global HR
August, 2006. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Edward Martin has been named Vice President, Global Human Resources at 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.
In 2008, Ed was promoted to Vice President of Professional Development where he is responsible for the development of Atheros’ people and organizations as well as employee communications. Ed stayed with Atheros after its acquistion by Qualcomm in May, 2011.