Corporate Management


Highlights | Board of Directors | Corporate Management | Committee Composition
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Jim  Anderson
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director
Jim  Anderson
President, Chief Executive Officer, Director


Jim Anderson is Lattice Semiconductor’s President and Chief Executive Officer and serves on the Company’s Board of Directors. He joined Lattice in September 2018, after leading AMD’s Computing and Graphics business group from 2015.

While at AMD, Jim drove a strategic and operational ... 

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Steve Douglass
Corporate Vice President, R&D
Steve Douglass
Corporate Vice President, R&D


Stephen Douglass is Lattice Semiconductor’s Corporate Vice President of Research & Development. He joined Lattice in September 2018 after serving as Corporate Vice President Customer Technology Deployment at Xilinx.

Steve brings over 30 years of broad technology experience developing pr... 
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Max Downing
Chief Financial Officer
Max Downing
Chief Financial Officer


Max Downing is Lattice’s Chief Financial Officer with responsibilities for all aspects of global Finance, IT, and Corporate Services. He joined Lattice in July 2012 as Vice President of Finance and Corporate Controller and was named Chief Financial Officer in February 2017. Max’s primary goals as... 


Esam Elashmawi
Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer
Esam Elashmawi
Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer


Esam Elashmawi is Lattice Semiconductor’s Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer. He joined Lattice in September 2018 after serving as Senior Vice President and General Manager at Microsemi Corporation since 2010.

Esam brings to the role 30 years of FPGA technology and industry experie... 

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Byron Milstead
Corporate Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary
Byron Milstead
Corporate Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary


Byron Milstead is Lattice’s Corporate Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary based in Singapore. He joined the Company in 2008.

Before joining Lattice, Byron was senior vice president and general counsel of Credence Systems Corporation and was previously a partner with Ater Wy... 

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Rick White
Corporate Vice President, Operations
Rick White
Corporate Vice President, Operations


Rick White is Lattice’s Corporate Vice President, Operations. In his role, Rick oversees all of Lattice’s manufacturing relationships and ensures the supply chain remains seamless.

Before joining Lattice in 2011, Rick served as Vice President, Operations Worldwide of Zilog Inc., where h... 
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Brian White
Vice President and General Manager, AMEA
Brian White
Vice President and General Manager, AMEA


Brian White is Lattice’s Vice President and General Manager, for the Americas, Middle East, Europe, and Africa (AMEA). He leads the Sales, Marketing, and Application Engineering functions in the AMEA region. Brian joined Lattice in 2016 in the same role but focused on the Industrial and Automotive ... 
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Jerry Xu
Vice President, and General Manager, APAC
Jerry Xu
Vice President, and General Manager, APAC


Jerry Xu is Lattice’s Vice President and General Manager for Asia Pacific (APAC). He leads the Sales, Marketing, and Application Engineering functions in the APAC region. Jerry joined Lattice in 2016 in the same role but focused on the Communications and Compute segments. His mission is to lead Latt... 
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Gloria M. Zabel
Chief of Staff, VP Corporate Marketing + Communications and People Operations
Gloria M. Zabel
Chief of Staff, VP Corporate Marketing + Communications and People Operations


Gloria M. Zabel joined Lattice in 2010 and is the Company’s Chief of Staff, driving strategic corporate initiatives and leading the Communications, Corporate Marketing, and Investor Relations teams. She also leads the company’s HR Operations, driving innovative people initiatives which leverage the...