CY - Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

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Cypress Semiconductor Corporation

198 Champion Court
San Jose, CA 95134
United States
408-943-2600
http://www.cypress.com

SectorTechnology
IndustrySemiconductors
Full Time Employees6,099

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Hassane El-KhouryPres, CEO & Director614.87kN/A1980
Mr. Thad TrentExec. VP of Fin. & Admin., CFO & Principal Accounting Officer443.93k120.41k1968
Ms. Pamela L. TondreauExec. VP, Chief Legal Officer & Human Resource Officer and Corp. Sec.N/AN/A1960
Mr. Sam GehaExec. VP of Memory Product DivisionN/AN/A1966
Mr. Sudhir GopalswamyExec. VP of Microcontroller & Connectivity DivisionN/AN/A1970
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.

Description

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, markets, and sells embedded system solutions worldwide. It operates in two segments, Microcontroller and Connectivity Division, and Memory Products Division. The Microcontroller and Connectivity Division provides microcontroller (MCU), analog, and wireless and wired connectivity solutions, including Traveo automotive MCUs; programmable system-on-chip and general-purpose MCUs; ARM Cortex-M4, -M3, and -M0+ MCUs; R4 CPUs; analog power management integrated circuits and energy harvesting solutions; CapSense capacitive-sensing controllers; TrueTouch touchscreens; Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Bluetooth low energy, and ZigBee solutions; WICED development platform; and USB controllers comprising solutions for the USB-C and USB power delivery standards, as well as wireless Internet of things connectivity solutions. The Memory Products Division provides NOR and NAND flash memories, static random access memory (SRAM) products, HyperRAm, synchronous and asynchronous SRAMs, nvSRAMs, F-RAM ferroelectric memory devices, and other specialty memories and timing solutions. The company serves various markets, including automotive, industrial, consumer, computation, white goods, communications, handset, PC peripherals, mobile devices, networking, telecommunications, video, data communications, computation, and medical markets. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation sells its semiconductor products through distributors and manufacturing representative firms, as well as through sales force directly to original equipment manufacturers and their suppliers. The company was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.

Corporate Governance

Cypress Semiconductor Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of August 1, 2018 is 1. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 4.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.