(NYSE: INVN), the leading provider of
system on chip devices, announced that Adam Tachner has been named vice president and general counsel. Tachner will be responsible for all legal matters and the Company's intellectual property and legal strategies worldwide. Tachner joins InvenSense from Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) where he served as vice president and general counsel of its Qualcomm Atheros division since Qualcomm’s acquisition of Atheros Communications, Inc. in May, 2011. Prior to that, he was vice president and general counsel of Atheros Communications (NASDAQ: ATHR). A registered patent attorney, Tachner began his legal career as an associate at the law firm Crosby Heafey Roach & May (now ReedSmith) from 1994-2000.
“Adam is a talented lawyer who will immediately provide valuable insights to our executive and legal teams as he manages and directs the Company's intellectual property strategy, litigation management, governance, and licensing,” said Behrooz Abdi, President and CEO of InvenSense, Inc. “His highly regarded experience in negotiations and acquisitions will be a great asset to the Company.”
Tachner received a BA from UC Berkeley, BSEE from Cal State Fullerton, JD from the University of Oregon School of Law, and MBA degrees from both Columbia University and the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley.
InvenSense, Inc. (NYSE: INVN) is the world’s leading provider of
solutions for consumer electronic devices. The company’s patented
and patent-pending MotionFusion
technology address the emerging needs of many mass-market consumer applications via improved performance, accuracy, and intuitive motion- and gesture-based interfaces. InvenSense technology can be found in consumer electronic products including smartphones, tablets, gaming devices, optical image stabilization, and remote controls for Smart TVs. The company’s MotionTracking products are also being integrated into a number of industrial applications. InvenSense is headquartered in San Jose, California and has offices in China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, and Dubai. More information can be found at
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