Chief Revenue Officer
Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Stuart Ching has been named Chief Revenue Officer at SiFive. The search was led by Mark Lonergan.
Stuart will lead sales for the company, which has experienced hypergrowth this year, recently disclosing 130 design wins, over 500 employees worldwide and several new technologies. SiFive most recently unveiled the world's first RISC-V based out-of-order superscalar processor IP, SiFive U8-Series Core IP; and the SiFive Shield security platform architecture, including SiFive WorldGuard, for whole SoC security.
Stuart has a deep background in technology and semiconductor sales, strategy and IP, bringing more than 20 years of sales and strategy leadership experience to SiFive. Stuart worked at Arm for 17 years, swiftly progressing through prominent executive roles, advancing to senior vice president of commercial strategic development. Stuart also has served as a board advisor to companies in the AI, eMobilty and semiconductor spaces across the globe, and has served as Principal at Hoko Consulting.
Stuart holds a Bachelor's degree in electronic engineering from the University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom, and is a graduate of the Stanford University Executive Program.
SiFive is the leading provider of market-ready processor core IP and silicon solutions based on the free and open RISC-V instruction set architecture. Led by a team of seasoned silicon executives and the RISC-V inventors, SiFive helps SoC designers reduce time-to-market and realize cost savings with customized, open-architecture processor cores, and democratizes access to optimized silicon by enabling system designers in all market verticals to build customized RISC-V based semiconductors.
As Chairman and lead investor of SiFive I'm excited to welcome Stuart to the company. Stuart's proven acumen and deep industry knowledge will be instrumental in propelling SiFive's business growth. As SiFive deepens its presence in deep learning from the data center to edge, endpoint, automotive, industrial & consumer IoT. I'm confident Stuart's experience and drive will bring success.Stefan Dyckerhoff, Lead Investor, SiFive
SiFive has tremendous opportunity ahead of it. The potent combination of high-performance, high-efficiency Core IP with proven silicon expertise, provided as a scalable, configurable design space is perfectly positioned to take advantage of the growing need for domain-specific SoCs in SiFive's focus markets. The migration of deep learning to the edge and endpoint for both consumer and industrial devices requires new designs that SiFive's innovation and expertise can rapidly and easily provide.Stuart Ching, Chief Revenue Officer, SiFive
Stuart will provide thoughtful leadership as SiFive’s Chief Revenue Officer, building out the group that brings SiFive to the market. The combination of Arm’s Stuart Ching with SiFive’s senior leadership team will be amazing.Mark Lonergan, Founder & Managing Partner, Lonergan Partners