Associate Vice President of Connectivity Business, AppliedMicro
Omar Hassen joined AppliedMicro in 2014 as Associate Vice President responsible for the company’s Connectivity business. Prior to AppliedMicro, Omar was Executive Director at International Rectifier, where he managed the DirectFET products with $90M in annual revenues. From 2005 to 2008, Omar was Senior Director of Business Development at Marvell, where he was responsible for multiple product lines, including embedded processors and router WLAN devices. From 2002 to 2005, Omar was Product Line Manager at Broadcom, where he drove the 10 Gigabit Ethernet switching product line. Before Broadcom, Omar co-founded Entridia, a provider of network-processing ASICs for optical networks. Prior to Entridia, Omar was a design engineer at Standard MicroSystems Corp., developing networking physical-layer devices. Omar holds a Bachelor’s in computer engineering from California State University, Long Beach, and an MBA from the University of Southern California.