Stephen Douglass is Lattice Semiconductor’s Chief Technology Officer, responsible for the long-term technology strategy that fuels Lattice’s future innovation leadership. He first joined Lattice in September 2018 as Corporate Vice President of Research & Development (R&D), overseeing the development of all hardware, software, and solutions for the company, driving the creation and rapid expansion of the company’s strongest-ever product portfolio in its history.
Steve brings nearly 40 years of broad technology experience developing programmable solutions for many markets including wired and wireless communications, industrial, automotive, and test and measurement. He was an executive at Xilinx for 20 years, where he served as Corporate Vice President, Customer Technology Deployment, and led the Worldwide Technical Sales and Support team. Prior to Xilinx, Steve was at Cypress Semiconductor where he served in various leadership roles. He began his career as a Circuit Design Engineer at Intel Corporation.
Steve has a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Santa Clara University. He holds 23 U.S. and international patents.