Prior to joining Rambus, Rahul served as SVP of Finance at Cypress Semiconductor where he was responsible for financial planning and investor relations for the $2.1B provider of embedded memory, microcontroller, and analog semiconductor system solutions. Prior to that, Rahul served as VP of Finance at Spansion (later acquired by Cypress). Rahul has previously worked at numerous technology companies such as NetSuite and KLA-Tencor, and started his career as a consultant with Arthur Andersen.
Rahul holds an MBA from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Applied Mathematics from Dartmouth College.
Senior Vice President and CFO
September 27, 2016. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Rahul Mathur has been named Senior Vice President and CFO at Rambus. The search was led by Dotty Schaffer.
Rambus creates cutting-edge semiconductor and IP products, spanning memory and interfaces to security, smart sensors and lighting. Their chips, customizable IP cores, architecture licenses, tools, services, software, training, and innovations improve the competitive advantage of their customers. They collaborate with the industry, partnering with leading ASIC and SoC designers, foundries, IP developers, EDA companies, and validation labs. Their products are integrated into tens of billions of devices and systems, powering and securing diverse applications, including Big Data, Internet of Things (IoT), mobile, consumer, and media platforms.
Rahul brings to Rambus extensive experience of managing assets and highlighting market relevance which will help the public markets better understand and appreciate the value we bring to our customers and target areas. As we focus on the data center and mobile edge markets, we believe we are on the cusp of great opportunity and Rahul is right person to help us achieve our revenue and growth goals.
Targeting data center and mobile edge markets, Rambus is poised for exceptional growth through its innovative hardware and software technologies. I’m excited to join the team as we highlight market relevance and help public markets better understand and appreciate the value Rambus brings to customers, target markets and investors.
The best CFOs are highly analytical, help the business to thrive and have the leadership and positive attitude to carry the strategy ahead. Rahul has demonstrated that he is this type of leader.